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Ontario reports fewer than 200 COVID-19 cases for third straight day

TORONTO — Ontario has recorded fewer than 200 new cases of COVID-19 the last three days in a row. Health officials confirmed another 149 new … Read more

Our home on Native land: Guelph protestors call for change on Canada Day

KITCHENER — Canada day is supposed to bring us together but some say that the holiday is a painful reminder of the past. “A lot … Read more

Ontario Premier Doug Ford to make an announcement Thursday

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford is expected to make an announcement Thursday afternoon. The announcement comes days after the Progressive Conservative government said they … Read more

Masks now mandatory on TTC as cash fares, all-door boarding returns Thursday

TORONTO — New changes are coming to the TTC starting Thursday as the Toronto transit agency returns to all-door boarding and cash payment options. The … Read more

Simcoe Muskoka weighs mandatory face coverings

BARRIE, ONT. — As more communities make wearing masks in indoor public spaces mandatory, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is weighing its options. But … Read more

Possible COVID-19 exposure for Waterloo Region residents at London-area parties

KITCHENER — Three people from Waterloo Region may have been exposed to COVID-19 at large parties in London last week, according to local health officials. … Read more