KHSC declares COVID-19 outbreak at Connell 3 unit

On Tuesday, the Kingston Health Sciences Center (KHSC) declared an outbreak of COVID-19 at the Connell 3 unit of the Kingston General Hospital (KGH) site, after two patients and two staff members tested positive. by COVID-19. Kidd 6 and Davies 5 units remain in outbreak status with no admissions or visitors at this time. According […]

London, Ontario Families Express Concern and Skepticism Ahead of January 17 Back to School – London | The Canadian News

Parents and guardians of school-age children in the London, Ontario region are expressing a mixture of concern and skepticism after Prime Minister Doug Ford confirmed reports that Ontario will return to in-person learning on January 17. As of Tuesday afternoon, the Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB) had yet to receive an official notice of […]

Hanes: Arruda resigns, but will anything change?

Breadcrumb trail links Opinion columnists Arruda is falling into ruin from the disastrous fifth wave that pulverizes Quebec. Dr. Horacio Arruda, on the left, was an infantryman loyal to Prime Minister François Legault, on the right. But when it became a political responsibility, Legault gave it a boost, writes Allison Hanes. Photo by Jacques Boissinot […]

The Oscars will have a host again in 2022

The 94th edition of the Oscars ceremony It will have a host for the first time since 2018, ABC announced on Tuesday, after the biggest movie awards lost audience ratings in recent years. This edition of the Academy Awards, scheduled for March 27, will return to the traditional Dolby Theater in Hollywood, California. The untraditional […]

COVID-19: $33K in fines issued in Saskatchewan for public health violations | The Canadian News

Eight fines were imposed in Saskatchewan over a two-week period for alleged violations of provincial health orders. Read more: COVID-19 cases rise in Saskatchewan, hospitalizations creep up Seven summary offenses, worth $2,800 each, were issued for mask violations: Kindersley Church, Kindersley Sweet Treats Candy Company, Moose Jaw Holy Family Catholic Church, Regina SKBult Gym, Regina […]

Toronto Police Board Unanimously Approves Larger Operating Budget by 2022 – Toronto | The Canadian News

Acting Police Chief James Ramer explained why the Toronto Police Service can no longer afford a zero budget increase, after years of finding efficiencies and hiring fewer police officers. After a three-hour virtual meeting of the Toronto Police Services board, in which 20 community members spoke, including one person who suggested that the police service […]

Mortality Data for Hamilton’s Homeless Population Points to Overdoses as Leading Cause of Death – Hamilton | The Canadian News

A couple of doctors are asking the city of Hamilton to collect more data after discovering that people living on the streets have a below-average life expectancy, mainly due to drug overdoses. Dr. Jill Wiwcharuk, a downtown physician and co-author of the report, “Deaths in Hamilton’s homeless population”Says the investigation revealed that at least 19 […]