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The Grey Bruce Health Unit added just one new case of COVID-19 to the confirmed list Tuesday, in Brockton. There are 51 active cases, including 36 active variants of concern. Four residents are hospitalized with the virus. And nine COVID-19 patients have been transferred to Grey Bruce Intensive Units from outside of the region. In all,…
It’s not just older people who have a hard time with COVID, ask Mike VanNetten. After spending 80 days in the hospital, he and his wife Sarah joined the Blackburn News Podcast.
No new local cases of COVID-19 were reported Tuesday by the Grey Bruce Health Unit. There are now 19 confirmed active cases of the virus in Grey-Bruce and 127 active high-risk contacts. One Grey-Bruce resident is currently in a local hospital with a case of COVID-19. Public health says there have been 2,494 confirmed cases […]
A Progress Pride flag will be flying this month at Owen Sound city hall for the first time. The flag – which includes the traditional LGBTQ+ Pride flag’s six bands plus five colours representing transgender and marginalized communities – is being raised by Grey Bruce Pride Thursday morning just steps from Owen Sound’s first rainbow […]
There are now 10 long-term care and retirement homes in Grey-Bruce with COVID-19 outbreaks. An outbreak was declared at Maple Court Villa retirement home in Walkerton on Monday. The other homes in the region with COVID-19 outbreaks includes all three Grey County-run long-term care homes – Lee Manor in Owen Sound, Grey Gables in Markdale, […]
Steve Bondy has a new home, but it’s definitely not his preferred option. The 43-year-old Chatham mechanic recently bought a used camper after being evicted from his apartment in September. Fortunately, he has a free place to put his trailer. “I’m not thrilled about it, but it’s what I’ve got to do,” Bondy said. He […]