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Ontario reports 153 new COVID-19 cases, updates testing guidelines for long-term care homes | CBC News
Ontario reported 153 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, as the provincial government said it's revising testing requirements at long-term care homes.
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Ontario sees 469 new COVID-19 cases, 18 more deaths | CBC News
Ontario reported 469 additional cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, the fewest on a single day since last September, while other key indicators suggest the third wave of the pandemic is largely subsiding.
Advocates push for more air conditioning in long-term care as heat hits Ontario | CBC News
With temperatures set to soar above 30 C in areas of the province this weekend, advocates are once again sounding the alarm about sweltering conditions inside some of Ontario's beleaguered long-term care homes.
Ontario's loosened long-term-care restrictions permit hugging, overnight trips
As of June 9, long-term care homes in Ontario will be operating with eased restrictions, giving residents more freedom in their interactions with family and friends.
Ontario legislature rises for summer amid opposition warning adjournment is premature | CBC News
The Ontario legislature kicked off a three-month summer break Thursday, as the opposition argued legislators were heading home while people in the province still need pandemic relief.
Ontario finalizes plans to overhaul blue box program | CBC News
Ontario has finalized plans to expand recycling services across the province - and to make product producers pay for it.
Merrilee Fullerton to make announcement on air conditioning in Ontario long-term care homes | CBC News
Ontario's minister of long-term care is set to make an announcement Thursday about the province's commitment to have adequate air conditioning installed in long-term care facilities.
Last summer, Ford promised air conditioning in long-term care home rooms. That hasn't happened | CBC News
During a heat wave in July 2020, Ontario Premier Doug Ford promised to "rapidly" mandate air conditioning in all long-term care homes, including residents' rooms.
Canadian soldier faces mutiny charges for trying to block vaccine distribution
A Canadian soldier is facing rare mutiny charges after allegedly urging fellow members of the armed forces not to help with the distribution of Covid-19 vaccines.