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<b>WATCH: </b> Ontario preparing to carry out mass vaccine clinics across the province

WATCH: Ontario preparing to carry out mass vaccine clinics across the province

Local health units will lead the programs in every community
Time-of-use electricity pricing and tiered pricing resume today

Time-of-use electricity pricing and tiered pricing resume today

Fixed-rate pricing has expired across Ontario
Local resources available to keep seniors safe during cold winters, COVID

Local resources available to keep seniors safe during cold winters, COVID

Older adults and their caregivers are more isolated than others due to COVID-19 restrictions
Increase in cases has Gardner considering lockdown request

Increase in cases has Gardner considering lockdown request

'Our trajectory is not headed in the right direction … We need to be prepared to go into a shutdown again in the near future,' said Simcoe Muskoka Distrct Health Unit medical officer of health Dr. Charles Gardner
Health unit plans launch of community vaccine clinics March 1

Health unit plans launch of community vaccine clinics March 1

Details for booking appointments and specific clinic locations are still to come
County paramedics get a real shot in the arm with access to vaccine

County paramedics get a real shot in the arm with access to vaccine

'I’m relieved that we were all offered this. There were members, local paramedics, who were getting scared,' says union rep
Two new local COVID-19 cases among 61 reported in region

Two new local COVID-19 cases among 61 reported in region

Penetanguishene man and Tay youth have tested positive for COVID-19
<b>WATCH:</b> Canada on track to have everyone vaccinated by end of September

WATCH: Canada on track to have everyone vaccinated by end of September

A total of 29 million cumulative doses will be delivered before the end of June, says minister of public services and procurement
Virtual panel to hear from local Black leaders from diverse fields

Virtual panel to hear from local Black leaders from diverse fields

Audience invited to submit written questions to the panellists
Ontario reports 975 new COVID cases Tuesday

Ontario reports 975 new COVID cases Tuesday

The province reported 12 deaths, 43 new hospitalizations, and 1,002 recoveries in today's update