Another 600 Local LTC Home Residents Getting Vaccinated This Week
The Medical Officer of Health for Southwestern Public Health provided an update on our current situation today on vaccines and LTC home outbreaks.
OPP Recover $70,000 in Stolen Items After a 2 Month Crime Spree
The OPP have recovered $70,000 in stolen items and arrested two people after a two month crime spree impacting communities in Oxford, Middlesex and Elgin.
Community Free Table Collecting Slippers This Saturday for Unifor Local 636
Unifor Local 636 has been collecting slippers to represent LTC home residents who have passed away with COVID-19 during the pandemic and plan to bring them to Queens Park when the lockdowns are lifted.
No Word on When the Next School Announcement Will Be
The Province is not providing a date for when the next in person school announcement will be. Education Minister Stephen Lecce did state they are still fully committed on getting kids back to class.
Southwestern Public Health Confirms 23 New Cases of COVID-19 This Morning
For the second time in as many days, a resident at peopleCare in Tavistock has passed away with COVID-19. The LTC home is reporting 3 new resident cases today as well.
Province Confirms 2,632 New Cases of COVID-19 This Morning
The biggest single day increased today include 897 new cases in Toronto, 412 in Peel, 245 in York Region, 162 in Ottawa and 118 in Waterloo.
OCL to Host Family Literacy Day Online
Family Literacy Day is right around the corner and the Oxford County Library is going to offer a variety of online activities this year.
Fraser Appointed Woodstock Deputy Mayor for 2021
Woodstock City Councillor Ron Fraser will serve as Deputy Mayor this year.