A free, six-week construction labourer training program starts Oct. 4 in Wiarton. A two-week work placement follows the training, which is for unemployed and under-employed people who are 18 and older. Anyone living in Grey, Bruce, Huron or Perth counties may apply. The program can accommodate 15 students and some spots remained as of Friday, […]
In this episode of The 519 Podcast, we look at what has been done to make classrooms safer and whether it’s enough.
Students at Western University are planning a walkout Friday to demand action against sexual violence on campus amid swirling speculation over assaults at one first-year residence.
The local unemployment rate ticked up slightly in the month of August.
By October 28th, any of the HPHA members mentioned in the release who still do not meet the vaccine policy requirements will be placed on a 2 week unpaid leave of absence.
Ontario will do doing everything possible to keep kids in class throughout the school year, Education Minister Stephen Lecce says. As students at the last major school boards head back to class Thursday, the minister said the province’s top public health doctor believes the improvements in ventilation and other public health measures will ensure schools […]
The Bruce Grey Catholic School Board has announced a provincially led pilot project for a COVID-19 testing strategy in targeted secondary schools.
Motorists reminded to watch for buses, bikers and walkers as kids head back to class.
As more than 100,000 London-area students start a new school year Tuesday, amid the COVID-19 pandemic’s unfolding fourth wave, they’ll see familiar safety measures and changes, too, from return of sports and clubs to resumption of full-time in-person learning in high schools.
Wastewater testing, face masks, mandatory vaccines and physical distancing. Western University and Fanshawe College are welcoming more than 6,500 students to their dormitories this fall, with public health precautions officials hope will avoid case spikes linked to the facilities during the fourth wave. Western is angling to avoid a repeat of last school year, when […]
Students will be returning to school Tuesday, and the return of school buses and student pedestrians means the roads will be busier.
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