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Outbreak declared after 6 from Nipissing University’s athletic community test positive for COVID-19 – Barrie

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NORTH BAY, Ont. — Public health officials have declared an outbreak after six members of Nipissing University’s athletic community tested positive for COVID-19. The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit says the individuals interacted with other people at the university’s gym and at social gatherings in the community. …

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Pointe-Claire Oldtimers collect food for the love of the community – Montreal

Pointe-Claire Oldtimers collect food for the love of the community - Montreal

The Pointe-Claire Oldtimers held a COVID-19-friendly food drive on Saturday. People were able to drive into the Bob Birnie Arena parking lot, pop their truck and drop off non-perishable food items for donation. READ MORE: Montreal volunteers give out meals and care packages to the homeless community The Oldtimers …

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Saint-Lambert agreement with Parc Jean-Drapeau concerns live music community – Montreal

Saint-Lambert agreement with Parc Jean-Drapeau concerns live music community - Montreal

Live music organizers and performers in Montreal are voicing their concerns over new rules they say could worsen the experience at live music events at Parc Jean-Drapeau. An agreement was announced earlier this week by the City of Saint-Lambert, which had been due to commence court proceedings against the …

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Water, COVID-19 crisis hits northern Saskatchewan community

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A northern Saskatchewan Dene community is facing both a water and a COVID-19 crisis. Fond du Lac Denesuline Nation declared a state of emergency on Nov. 9 after its water treatment plant experienced mechanical issues. That same day, the Athabasca Health Authority reported the community’s first coronavirus case. Read …

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COVID-19 case confirmed at Warman Community School

COVID-19 case confirmed at Warman Community School

On Sunday, the Saskatchewan Health Authority informed Prairie Spirit School Division of a case of COVID-19 in an individual at Warman Community Middle School. The school division says those affected have been notified. Read more: Coronavirus: List of Saskatchewan school exposures and outbreaks To protect the privacy of the …

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Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League leans on the community for support

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There isn’t the same electricity in the air when the home team scores these days in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL). But fans of all 12 teams in the league say it’s better than nothing. Capped at 150 fans per game for now, SJHL teams need the help …

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Funeral for Montreal priest and community leader John Walsh to be held on Monday – Montreal

Funeral for Montreal priest and community leader John Walsh to be held on Monday - Montreal

The funeral for Father John Walsh, a pillar in Montreal’s local Catholic community, will be held on Monday, Nov. 16 at St. John Brébeuf Parish in LaSalle, where he served as pastor for 10 years. Walsh passed away at the age of 78 after suffering a heart attack on …

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Staff member tests positive for COVID-19 at Trillium Care Community in Kingston – Kingston

Staff member tests positive for COVID-19 at Trillium Care Community in Kingston - Kingston

A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared at a Kingston nursing home. The company that runs Trillium Care Community in Kingston, Ont., has confirmed that one of its staff members has tested positive for COVID-19. KFL&A Public Health then confirmed the outbreak Wednesday afternoon. Sienna Senior Living said the staff …

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Regina’s Thomson Community School closes after several test positive for COVID-19 – Regina

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Regina Public Schools says it is closing Thomson Community School after several people tested positive for COVID-19. The school division was informed of the new cases Monday from the Saskatchewan Health Authority. “For the safety of all students and staff we will be closing the school until Nov. 23,” …

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COVID-19 case confirmed at Regina’s St. Catherine Community School, class moves online

COVID-19 case confirmed at Regina’s St. Catherine Community School, class moves online

Regina Catholic Schools says an adult at St. Catherine Community School has tested positive for COVID-19. The school division says it is working closely with public health to ensure the safety of all students. “Out of an abundance of caution, we have closed the impacted classroom until Nov. 18,” …

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