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Peterborough Public Health Issues First Frostbite Alert of the Season: January 29, 2021

Posted on Friday, January 29, 2021 03:58 PM

Peterborough Public Health has issued the first Frostbite Alert of the season because of forecasted nightly wind chill values of -30 or lower from evening of Friday, January 29...

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Peterborough Public Health Issues Drug Poisoning Alert

Posted on Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:32 AM

Today Peterborough Public Health issued an alert regarding a recent increase in suspected drug poisonings locally. “We are seeing an unusual increase in suspected poisonings...

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Peterborough Public Health Re-activates Emergency Response for COVID-19

Posted on Thursday, January 21, 2021 09:21 AM

Peterborough Public Health announced today that it has re-activated its emergency response team to address the current phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“With the imminent arrival...

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New Funding for Peterborough & The Kawarthas Tourism Oriented Businesses

Posted on Monday, January 18, 2021 10:02 AM

Tourism Resiliency Fund Program Overview

The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused a significant decline in tourism activity. Tourism-dependent businesses in the City and County...

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COVID-19 Vaccine & You

Posted on Thursday, January 07, 2021 03:25 PM

A Presentation by Dr. Rosana Salvaterra on January 15

Free Online Presentation – Questions in Advance Welcome

Our local Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, will give...