COVID-19: Elgin-Oxford’s third mass vaccination clinic to open in Tillsonburg on April 27: SWPH

Vaccine-eligible residents in Elgin-Oxford now have a new option when it comes to where they get immunized for COVID-19. Southwestern Public Health unveiled Wednesday that the region’s third vaccination clinic … Read More

Health officials prepare COVID-19 vaccine clinics in Woodstock, St. Thomas

Starting next week, residents under the jurisdiction of Southwestern Public Health (SWPH) will no longer have to travel to London, Ont., to visit a COVID-19 vaccine clinic. On Thursday, SWPH … Read More

Thames Valley board reports COVID-19 cases at 4 schools in London, Woodstock

The Thames Valley District School Board is reporting that positive cases of COVID-19 have been identified at four of its schools on Thursday. A positive case was found at AB … Read More

Celebrate holidays safely and at a distance, urges head of St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital

The head of St. Thomas’s hospital is urging residents of Elgin County to celebrate the holidays responsibly as multiple regional outbreaks and steadily high case counts place the hospital’s already … Read More

Coronavirus: 2 new deaths, 38 new cases in London-Middlesex

Jump to: Hospitalizations – Schools – Outbreaks – Testing – Ontario – Elgin and Oxford – Huron and Perth – Sarnia and Lambton The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reported 38 … Read More

Coronavirus: 33 new cases, 1 new death in London-Middlesex

Jump to: Hospitalizations – Schools – Outbreaks – Testing – Ontario – Elgin and Oxford – Huron and Perth – Sarnia and Lambton The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reported 33 … Read More

Coronavirus: no new cases, 8 recoveries reported in London-Middlesex

The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reported no new positive tests for the novel coronavirus on Friday and eight recoveries. The region’s total case count remains at 726, with recoveries climbing … Read More

Coronavirus: 3 cases in London-Middlesex, 5 in Elgin and Oxford, outbreak declared in Sarnia-Lambton

The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) is reporting three more people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the region on Tuesday, while one more case has been listed as … Read More

Southwestern Public Health issues order to enforce self-isolation, quarantine

As of 11:59 p.m. Thursday, a new order will come into effect from Southwestern Public Health to enforce individual compliance with public health instructions aimed at reducing the spread of … Read More

Elgin, Oxford, St. Thomas farms ordered to take extra measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

Southwestern Public Health (SWPH) has issued an order outlining measures that must be followed at agricultural farms in Oxford and Elgin counties and in St. Thomas in order to mitigate … Read More

Coronavirus: Number of cases among migrant workers rises to 21 at St. Thomas-area farm

The number of confirmed cases among migrant workers at a St. Thomas-area greenhouse operation has risen to 21, local health officials say. The first case involving a worker at Ontario … Read More

Coronavirus: 1 death, 20 new cases confirmed in London-Middlesex, health unit says

Officials with the Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reported one additional death involving a novel coronavirus patient on Monday, along with 20 newly confirmed cases. It brings the total number of confirmed … Read More

8 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death, 17 recoveries in London-Middlesex; total now 170

Health officials in London and Middlesex reported eight more people have tested positive for novel coronavirus Thursday, while one person has died, and 17 others have recovered. It brings the … Read More