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Getting the needle proves a popular option this fall

Getting the needle proves a popular option this fall

'We’re getting something like 50 to 60 calls a day just to book appointments or inquire about it,' Victoria Harbour pharmacist says of those looking to get an influenza shot this year
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Why breast cancer awareness is not enough

BEYOND LOCAL: Why breast cancer awareness is not enough

Public health strategies need to be based on prevention, sociology prof says
Tay's boat launch restricted to residents next year

Tay's boat launch restricted to residents next year

Council wants to restrict the launch and parking to residents only and look into the cost of employing a towing company for handling infractions
Good morning, Midland!

Good morning, Midland!

Happiness multiplies when you share it
<b>CANADA:</b> Will the second wave of COVID-19 raise life insurance premiums?

CANADA: Will the second wave of COVID-19 raise life insurance premiums?

The short answer is “‘probably not,” according to Keith Walter, who chairs the CIA’s Research Council
Move to hybrid school model 'a complete surprise' to local teachers, officials

Move to hybrid school model 'a complete surprise' to local teachers, officials

Union official urges board to use reserve funds to address 'the current crisis;' Board official says teachers 'will not be left there out on their own to figure this out'
Tay council sends staff back to the drawing board over property standards

Tay council sends staff back to the drawing board over property standards

Council called a staff report around property standards a 'premature' and 'rushed' and sent it back to committee to be vetted
Ford stops in region to promote local business, shop local campaign

Ford stops in region to promote local business, shop local campaign

Premier holds daily press conference at Barrie manufacturer where he discussed details around the new Ontario Made Consumer Directory
If local hospitals get full, field hospital will act as release valve

If local hospitals get full, field hospital will act as release valve

Four-season, 70-bed facility will be used if pandemic worsens and local hospitals become overwhelmed
No local COVID-19 cases amongst 26 reported by health unit today

No local COVID-19 cases amongst 26 reported by health unit today

There is a new COVID-19 outbreak reported at Riverwood Senior Living in Alliston