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POLICE EXPAND ENFORCEMENT TO LIMIT SPREAD OF COVID-19 IN ONTARIO

Interprovincial Travel Restricted to Work, Medical Care, Transportation of Goods (ORILLIA, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) wants the public to be aware of actions being taken to help limit the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, including restrictions on interprovincial travel. The Government of Ontario has announced further restrictions …

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More Than a Quarter of Adults Received Vaccine Dose in District

NIPISSING & PARRY SOUND, ON – The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) has reached a new milestone in the fight against COVID-19. Over 25 per cent of individuals 18 years and older in our Health Unit’s district have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 …

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Health Unit Confirms Individual from Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Elementary School Community Tests Positive for COVID-19

WEST NIPISSING, ON – An individual from the Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Elementary School community has tested positive for COVID-19 and was at school during their infectious period, confirms the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit). At this time, the Grade 7 and 8 cohort as …

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Canada and Ontario invest in improved recreation facilities for a community centre in St.-Charles

Canadians everywhere are feeling the impact of COVID-19, on their families, their livelihoods and their way of life. Together, the governments of Canada and Ontario are working to reduce the impact of the pandemic, ensure health and safety, rebuild businesses, and promote job creation, growth and investment. Today, Marc G. …

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Ontario Implements Provincewide Emergency Brake

All 34 Public Health Unit Regions to Move into Shutdown TORONTO —The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is imposing a provincewide emergency brake as a result of an alarming surge in case numbers and COVID-19 hospitalizations across the province. The …

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Nipissing First Nation Issues Notice of Positive COVID-19 Case at a Local Business

GARDEN VILLAGE, ON – Nipissing First Nation (NFN) is advising the public that an individual working at a local business has tested positive for COVID-19. This notice is directed at customers and employees of Green Medicine located at 120 Commanda Crescent in Duchesnay (near North Bay). The potential exposure dates …

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appoints Marc G. Serré as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources

NICKEL BELT-GREATER SUDBURY – Marc G. Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt, is honoured to have been appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Seamus O’Regan Jr., Minister of Natural Resources. In his new role as Parliamentary Secretary, Serré will support Minister O’Regan in his ministerial duties, including representing the …

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Vaccination Plan for Seniors 80 and over in West Nipissing

Vaccination Plan for Seniors 80 and over in West Nipissing WEST NIPISSING, ON – COVID-19 vaccination clinics for seniors aged 80 and over will take place next week, on March 24, 25 and 26. Clinics will be held at the West Nipissing Community and Recreation Centre’s Marcel Noël Hall, located …

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COVID-19 Vaccine Bookings for Individuals Born in 1941 or Before Launches Monday, March 15, 2021

NIPISSING & PARRY SOUND, ON – Individuals in the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) region born in 1941 or before will be able to book an appointment for their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine starting on March 15 at 9 a.m. The ability to book …

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Ontario Activates Emergency Brake in Sudbury Public Health Region

Immediate action required to interrupt transmission, contain community spread and save lives TORONTO — On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario Government is activating an “emergency brake” in the Public Health Sudbury and Districts region, and moving it to the Grey-Lockdown level in the Keeping …

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