Tag Archives: Coronavirus Cases

Ottawa council to consider mandatory mask rules for indoor public spaces July 15 – Ottawa

Ottawa council to consider mandatory mask rules for indoor public spaces July 15 - Ottawa

Ottawa city council will consider a proposal at its next meeting that would see non-medical masks made mandatory for indoor public spaces, Mayor Jim Watson announced Friday. Watson tweeted that he and Coun. Keith Egli, chair of Ottawa Public Health (OPH), are planning a new bylaw requiring anyone entering a …

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Manitoba reports no new COVID-19 cases Friday, airline passengers warned of possible exposure – Winnipeg

Manitoba reports no new COVID-19 cases Friday, airline passengers warned of possible exposure - Winnipeg

Health officials in Manitoba say passengers on two recent flights connected to Winnipeg may be at risk of exposure to COVID-19. The warning comes as no new cases of the virus were reported in Manitoba Friday. Read more: Manitoba issues request for proposals to fix surgery backlog amid coronavirus In …

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10 coronavirus recoveries reported in Saskatchewan along with 1 new case

10 coronavirus recoveries reported in Saskatchewan along with 1 new case

Saskatchewan reported 10 new coronavirus recoveries on Friday, bringing total recoveries to 711 since the start of the pandemic. The province also reported one new case to raise the overall count to 796. Related News Read more: More than 160,000 N95 masks in Saskatchewan expired before coronavirus hit …

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Advocates say new Ontario bill gives an unfair advantage to landlords over tenants

Advocates say new Ontario bill gives an unfair advantage to landlords over tenants

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 3, 2020 3:38 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO — Ontario tenants’ rights advocates are voicing concerns over a new bill they say will make it easier …

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Coronavirus: Ontario deploys emergency management team to address Essex farm outbreak

Coronavirus: Ontario deploys emergency management team to address Essex farm outbreak

TORONTO — Premier Doug Ford says a team from the province’s emergency management agency has been deployed to Windsor-Essex to help address a large COVID-19 farm outbreak. He says Emergency Management Ontario will help co-ordinate care and housing for the 191 workers on one farm who tested positive for the …

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2 new coronavirus cases, 2 recoveries in London-Middlesex; 1 death reported in Elgin-Oxford – London

2 new coronavirus cases, 2 recoveries in London-Middlesex; 1 death reported in Elgin-Oxford - London

Two people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in London and Middlesex, two people have recovered, and the lone active outbreak in the region has been declared over, local health officials reported Friday. The update brings the total number of confirmed cases in the region to 629, of which …

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Coronavirus cases surpass 11 million worldwide – National

Coronavirus cases surpass 11 million worldwide - National

Global novel coronavirus cases exceeded 11 million on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, marking another milestone in the spread of the disease that has killed more than half a million people in seven months. The number of cases is more than double the figure for severe influenza illnesses recorded …

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Coronavirus: No new cases for 12th day in a row in Peterborough area – Peterborough

Coronavirus: No new cases for 12th day in a row in Peterborough area - Peterborough

Peterborough Public Health reported no new cases of the coronavirus for the 12th day in a row on Thursday. The city and county have maintained an overall case total of 95, with two active cases. The last reported case was on June 20. Read more: ‘Simply unacceptable’ — Peterborough Public …

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Windsor health official defends move to close greenhouse over COVID-19 outbreak

Windsor health official defends move to close greenhouse over COVID-19 outbreak

TORONTO – Windsor’s medical officer of health is defending his decision to order a work stoppage at a local greenhouse with a COVID-19 outbreak. Dr. Wajid Ahmed says he issued the public health order requiring the isolation of workers to protect them from the virus. He made the decision after …

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Quebec reports 19 new coronavirus deaths, 89 new cases on Friday – Montreal

Quebec reports 19 new coronavirus deaths, 89 new cases on Friday - Montreal

Quebec, the province hardest hit by the new coronavirus health crisis, saw 89 new cases on Friday, bringing its total to 55,682. There are 19 new deaths attributed to COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, from the previous day. Since the pandemic first bore down in March, Quebec has …

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