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dozens of new covid 19 cases added thursday in midwestern ontario

Dozens of new COVID-19 cases added Thursday in Midwestern Ontario

By Janice MacKay May 6, 2021 11:59am Share via: Huron Perth Public Health added ten new cases of COVID-19 Thursday. There are now 39 active cases, and 16 variants of concern. One person is hospitalized. The Grey Bruce Health Unit added five new cases of COVID-19 to the confirmed list Thursday. There are 51 active cases, including…

hpph vaccine booking system operational again

HPPH vaccine booking system operational again

By Fiona Robertson May 6, 2021 5:33am Share via: Huron Perth Public Health’s online and phone booking systems were down Wednesday for maintenance, but are operational today. Medical officer of health, Dr. Miriam Klassen, says now the booking systems are now open for anyone age 50 and over, those with high-risk medical conditions, and Group…

covid 19 cases creep up again in midwestern ontario

COVID-19 cases creep up again in Midwestern Ontario

By Janice MacKay May 5, 2021 3:51pm Share via: Huron Perth Public Health added ten new cases of COVID-19 to the confirmed list Tuesday, two each in Stratford and Howick, and  one each in St. Marys, North Perth, Morris Turnberry, Bluewater, Perth East and Perth South.  That brings the number of active cases to 32. There…

hpha reducing covid 19 assessment centre hours

HPHA reducing COVID-19 Assessment Centre hours

By Ryan Drury May 5, 2021 2:13pm Share via: The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance is slightly reducing hours at one of their COVID-19 Assessment Centres. As of May 8th, HPHA’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre at the Rotary Complex in Stratford will no longer operate on Saturdays, and the hours will reduce on Monday to Friday immediately….

London hospital’s COVID-19 inpatient count reaches record high

London hospital’s COVID-19 inpatient count reaches record high

The London-area’s daily case jump returned to triple-digits Wednesday as the number of COVID-19 inpatients at London Health Sciences Centre reached a record high. The Middlesex-London Health Unit reported 113 new COVID-19 cases and one additional death, a man in his 80s with no link to a long-term care or retirement home. While there were […]

police seize drugs following traffic stop

Police seize drugs following traffic stop

By Ryan Drury May 5, 2021 11:48am Share via: The Perth County OPP have charged a 30-year-old Seaforth native with possession of drugs following a traffic stop in West Perth. On April 23rd just after midnight, officers pulled over a vehicle that was violating the Highway Traffic Act on Perth Line 34. Officers observed drug paraphernalia…

HPPH expands COVID-19 vaccine eligibility

HPPH expands COVID-19 vaccine eligibility

Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is expanding COVID-19 vaccine eligibility. Starting Thursday, May 6th, individuals aged 50 and older can book their appointment, as well as people who cannot work from home who fall under Group One of Ontario’s vaccine rollout plan. By Fiona Robertson May 5, 2021 11:28am People who cannot work remotely who…

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