The County of Brant and the OPP's Highway Safety Division conducted traffic stops at several locations from May 11 -18th, issuing over 100 driving charges including speeding and stunt driving.
The provincial government released its next phase of testing strategy on Friday, expanding testing across more locations throughout the province for the general public, frontline workers and others.
United Way Oxford's Day Of Caring will be held virtually for the first time, encouraging you to show simple acts of kindness in your community in several fun and unique ways.
The Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, Greg Rickford says the provincial government is introducing a COVID-19 Recovery Rate, which is a fixed electricity price at 12.8 cents per kWh that'll be in place from June 1st - October 31st, 2020.
Southwestern Public Health is reporting no new cases today. Currently, Oxford County has eight cases overall and Elgin and St.Thomas has only one case.
Today's numbers see the cases climb to 27,533 in the province, with 17 new deaths being reported. The death toll has now increased to 2,247 and there are 21,353 resolved cases as well.
In a press release yesterday, both hospitals say they have moved all patients and essential visitors to wear a face mask while inside of the buildings.
Community members are being encouraged to post a video of themselves on Facebook splashing their family member by surprise, and donate funds online, which will help raise money for the new splash pad in Embro.
To date, the Health Unit has tested 4,565 people for COVID-19. Southwestern Public Health is reporting no new cases of COVID-19 today.
The quick action of a passerby and of the firefighters prevented the large garage component of the business from suffering fire damage.
A reminder to never leave your vehicle unlocked with the keys inside, as it is an invitation for an opportunity theft to occur.