Ontario reports less than 500 COVID-19 cases as 7-day average continues to fall

Ontario reported 486 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 594,419. It marks the sixth day in a row the province reported less … Read More

Ontario health sector braces for worse staff shortages as COVID-19 vaccine mandates come due

TORONTO — Hundreds of Ontario workers in hospitals and long-term care could be off the job in the coming weeks because they did not get vaccinated against COVID-19, further complicating … Read More

Ontario reports 535 COVID-19 cases, 2 more deaths

Ontario reported 535 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 591,866. Health Minister Christine Elliott said of the new cases, 388 involve people … Read More

Ontario reports more than 700 COVID-19 cases, 7 additional deaths

Ontario reported 704 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 587,521. It marks the first time the province reported more than 700 cases … Read More

Ontario reports 653 COVID-19 cases as 7-day average continues to drop

Ontario reported 653 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 583,928. Health Minister Christine Elliott said of the new cases, 499 involve people … Read More

Ontario reports 640 COVID-19 cases, 10 more deaths

Ontario reported 640 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 583,275. Health Minister Christine Elliott said of the new cases, 485 involve people … Read More

Ontario reports 577 COVID-19 cases, 7 additional deaths

Ontario reported 577 COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 575,796. Health Minister Christine Elliott said of the new cases, 452 are in … Read More

Ontario reports largest increase in COVID-19 cases since late May

Ontario reported 944 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 568,822. It marks the largest jump in COVID-19 cases for Ontario since May … Read More

Ontario reports more than 700 COVID-19 cases for 3rd straight day, 2 additional deaths

Ontario reported 740 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 564,331. It marks the third straight day the province reported more than 700 … Read More

Ontario reports more than 800 COVID-19 cases for 1st time since early June

Ontario reported 835 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 563,591. It marks the largest jump in COVID-19 cases for Ontario since June … Read More

Ontario reports more than 700 COVID-19 cases for 1st time since early June

Ontario reported 722 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 559,512. It marks the largest jump in COVID-19 cases for Ontario since June … Read More

Ontario reports largest increase in COVID-19 cases since early June, 1 additional death

Ontario reported 689 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 558,790. It marks the largest jump in COVID-19 cases for Ontario since June … Read More

Ontario considering mandating COVID-19 vaccines for workers in some settings: source

Global News has learned the Ontario government is considering mandating COVID-19 vaccines for some workers in high-risk settings. A source said government officials are meeting Monday evening and will consider … Read More

Ontario reports largest increase in COVID-19 cases since mid-June

Ontario reported 423 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 552,479. “Locally, there are 109 new cases in Toronto, 57 in York Region, … Read More

Ontario’s back-to-school plan encouraging, but lacks vaccine policy: experts

Teachers and parents in Ontario now have a clearer idea of what the new school year will look like, as children prepare to return to full-time in-class learning next month. … Read More

Ontario reports more than 200 COVID-19 cases for 2nd straight day

Ontario reported 226 COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 550,178. “Locally, there are 62 new cases in Toronto, 35 in the Region … Read More

Ontario reports 170 COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths; 124K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 170 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to date to 549,156. For comparison, last Saturday 176 cases were reported. Three new … Read More

Ontario reports 176 COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths; 169K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 176 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 548,040. “Locally, there are 37 new cases in Toronto, 20 in the Region … Read More

Ontario not considering making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for health-care workers: Doug Ford

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says his government is not considering making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for health-care workers, saying it is their “constitutional right” to decide whether or not they want … Read More

Ontario reports 179 COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths; 207K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 179 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 546,983. “Locally, there are 32 new cases in the Region of Waterloo, 27 … Read More

Ontario reports 213 COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths; 196K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 213 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 545,803. “Locally, there are 49 new cases in the Region of Waterloo, 42 … Read More

Ontario reports 209 COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths; 210K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 209 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 545,590. For comparison, last Saturday 346 cases were reported. Nine new deaths were … Read More

Ontario reports 287 COVID-19 cases, 12 deaths; 202K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 287 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 544,204. “Locally, there are 66 new cases in the Region of Waterloo, 42 … Read More

Ontario reports 346 COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths; record number of vaccines administered

Ontario reported 346 COVID-19 cases on Saturday and set a new record for vaccines administered in a single day. There have now been a total of 543,917 confirmed COVID-19 cases … Read More

Quebec-Ontario border restrictions lifted as interprovincial travel reopens

Ontario’s borders with Quebec and Manitoba fully reopened Wednesday. A provincial order restricting interprovincial travel between those provinces expired at 12:01 a.m. READ MORE: Ottawa police billing Ontario government $850K … Read More

Ontario reports 530 new COVID-19 cases, 7 deaths; 186K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 530 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 539,683. For comparison, last Sunday 663 cases were reported. Seven new deaths were … Read More

COVID-19: Ontario shortens wait time for 2nd shot after AstraZeneca vaccine

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted June 12, 2021 3:39 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Ontario government is shortening … Read More

Ontario reports 502 new COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths; 195K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 502 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 539,153. “Locally, there are 89 new cases in Toronto, 71 in Peel, 51 … Read More

Ontario reports 744 COVID-19 cases, 24 deaths; nearly 173K more vaccines administered

Ontario reported 744 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 535,419. For comparison, last Saturday 1,057 cases were reported. Twenty-four new deaths were … Read More

Ontario reports nearly 1,700 new COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths

Ontario reported 1,691 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 522,465. “Locally, there are 455 new cases in Toronto, 326 in Peel and … Read More

Ontario reports nearly 1,800 COVID-19 cases, record number of new vaccinations

Ontario reported 1,794 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 520,774. “Locally, there are 416 new cases in Toronto, 355 in Peel, 147 … Read More

Ontario reports nearly 2,200 new COVID-19 cases, 30 more deaths

Ontario reported 2,199 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 509,316. “Locally, there are 633 new cases in Toronto, 547 in Peel, 172 … Read More

Ontario reports nearly 2,600 new COVID-19 cases, 24 deaths

Ontario reported 2,584 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 507,117. “Locally, there are 689 new cases in Toronto, 584 in Peel, 252 … Read More

Golf community livid about Ontario extending ban on sport

Chris Barber can’t help but think Ontario Premier Doug Ford has something against golf. Barber, the executive professional/GM at The Landings Golf Course and Teaching Centre in Kingston, Ont., can’t … Read More

Ontario reports more than 3,200 new COVID-19 cases, 47 deaths

Ontario reported 3,216 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 492,303. For comparison, last Sunday 3,723 cases were reported.Forty-seven new deaths were also … Read More

COVID-19: 2nd team of Newfoundland and Labrador health-care workers en route to Ontario

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — A team of Newfoundland and Labrador health-care workers took off for Ontario Tuesday morning, hoping to help their central Canadian colleagues battle a deadly third wave … Read More

Ontarians look to Atlantic Canada for chance at better quality of life amid COVID-19 pandemic

Lee Larabie and her wife Rebecca had been dreaming of escaping Toronto for years, rattling off reasons for ditching the hustle and bustle of big-city life whenever the conversation came … Read More

Ontario reports more than 3,700 new COVID-19 cases, 23 deaths

Ontario reported 3,723 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 470,465. For comparison, last Sunday 3,947 cases were reported. Twenty-three new deaths were … Read More

Ontario reports more than 3,300 new COVID-19 cases, 29 deaths

Ontario reported 3,369 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 466,733. For comparison, last Saturday 4,094 cases were reported. “Locally, there are 1,050 … Read More

Ontario reports more than 3,900 new COVID-19 cases, 24 deaths

Ontario reported 3,947 COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 445,351. For comparison, last Sunday 4,250 cases were reported. Twenty-four new deaths were … Read More

COVID-19: Ontario won’t lower AstraZeneca vaccine age threshold currently given limited supply

Ontario won’t be lowering the age threshold required to receive the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine currently despite a new recommendation Friday from the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI). A spokesperson … Read More

Confusion mounts over AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine shipments to Ontario amid delay reports

Confusion is mounting over possible delays to upcoming AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine shipments to Ontario. Premier Doug Ford’s office released a statement Monday which said that, in addition to previously announced … Read More

Ontario told to prepare for delays to 2 AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine shipments, premier’s office says

The Ontario government has been told to prepare for delays to two upcoming AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine shipments, Premier Doug Ford’s office said Monday. A statement from Ford’s office said that … Read More

Doug Ford contacting consulates to try and get more COVID vaccines for Ontario, spokesperson says

A spokesperson for Premier Doug Ford says he has begun contacting consulates in a bid to get more COVID-19 vaccines for Ontario. Ivana Yelich said Sunday that Ford began reaching … Read More

Ontario reports 4,250 new COVID-19 cases, 18 more deaths

Ontario reported 4,250 coronavirus cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 416,995. Eighteen new deaths were also reported, bringing the provincial death toll to … Read More

Ontario to ‘scope down’ new police COVID-19 powers, source says, as playgrounds allowed to reopen

TORONTO — Furious criticism of new anti-pandemic powers that allow police in Ontario to stop any motorist or pedestrian and ask where they live and why they’re not home prompted … Read More

Ontario to ‘scope down’ new police COVID-19 powers, source says

TORONTO — The Canadian Press has learned that the Ontario government is expected to backtrack on new police powers to enforce anti-pandemic measures. A source with knowledge of the discussions … Read More

Quebec reports 1,537 cases of COVID-19 as hospitalizations and ICU cases highest since second wave

Quebec is reporting its highest number of hospitalizations and intensive care cases due to COVID-19 since the second wave. The province reported 1,537 new infections on Saturday as hospitalizations rose … Read More

Ontario reports more than 4,300 new COVID-19 cases, 34 deaths

Ontario reported 4,362 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 412,745. “Locally, there are 1,162 new cases in Toronto, 936 in Peel, 430 in … Read More

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