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Ontario Launches Education Campaign to Help Workplaces Reopen Safely

Posted on Monday, February 22, 2021 08:54 AM

TORONTO — The Ontario government is launching new health and safety education campaigns focusing on helping small businesses across the province reopen safely. The on-the-ground...

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Ontario Returning 27 Public Health Regions to Strengthened COVID-19 Response Framework

Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 08:31 PM

TORONTO — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government is transitioning twenty-seven public health regions out of the shutdown and into a revised...

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PPH Issues Second Frostbite Alert of the Season

Posted on Thursday, February 11, 2021 04:54 PM

Peterborough Public Health has issued the second Frostbite Alert of the season because of forecasted nightly wind chill values of -28 or lower from Thursday evening,...

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Ontario Extending Stay-at-Home Order across Most of the Province to Save Lives

Posted on Monday, February 08, 2021 04:35 PM

TORONTO — In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the government is moving to a regional approach and maintaining the shutdown in the majority of the public health...

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Focus Group Participants Needed for Study Exploring Local Perspectives on COVID-19 Vaccination

Posted on Thursday, February 04, 2021 08:23 AM

Peterborough Public Health is partnering with Trent University to better understand the perspectives of local residents regarding COVID-19 vaccination.

“We hope this research...