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Ontario reports 1,185 new COVID cases Saturday

Ontario reports 1,185 new COVID cases Saturday

Saturday's reported 1,185 new COVID-19 cases is down slightly from Friday
IdeaLAB and Library rolling back services beginning Monday

IdeaLAB and Library rolling back services beginning Monday

Curbside pickup will still be offered
Multiple COVID cases detected at Barrie Walmart locations over the last month

Multiple COVID cases detected at Barrie Walmart locations over the last month

'Ten associates total from our two Barrie Walmart stores have recently tested positive for COVID-19,' says official
Province to provide funding to increase access to mental health for Georgian students

Province to provide funding to increase access to mental health for Georgian students

Over $357,000 in funding will help in part to increase the number of mental health workers and programs
Simcoe-Muskoka ordered back into lockdown Monday

Simcoe-Muskoka ordered back into lockdown Monday

The province announced some regional shuffling today, landing Simcoe Muskoka in the grey/lockdown zone as of 12:01 a.m. Monday
3 Innisfil residents among 34 new COVID cases reported in Simcoe County

3 Innisfil residents among 34 new COVID cases reported in Simcoe County

There is one Innisfil resident in hospital with the virus
Changes coming to Innisfil’s COVID testing clinic

Changes coming to Innisfil’s COVID testing clinic

Testing will now take place Monday evenings only at Rizzardo Health & Wellness Centre
New COVID-19 case reported at Nantyr Shores

New COVID-19 case reported at Nantyr Shores

No classrooms have been closed as a result of the positive COVID-19 result in an individual at Nantyr Shores Secondary School
Ontario reports 1,258 new COVID cases Friday

Ontario reports 1,258 new COVID cases Friday

Public Health Ontario has reported 1,138 new cases of COVID-19 today (Feb. 24). Today's report includes 23 new deaths, four were residents at long-term care homes.
COVID vaccine clinic opening in South Simcoe next week

COVID vaccine clinic opening in South Simcoe next week

Vaccines will be available by appointment only to a select group that includes seniors over the age of 85