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Individual at Grimsby's Blessed Trinity school tests positive for COVID-19

Individual at Grimsby's Blessed Trinity school tests positive for COVID-19

The person is currently in self-isolation
DSBN reports 1,500 school staff vaccinated to keep Special Education Needs students in the classroom

DSBN reports 1,500 school staff vaccinated to keep Special Education Needs students in the classroom

“Our goal is for every student to continue learning in class, and to keep them, our families, and staff safe," says DSBN chair
48 COVID-19 cases, two new outbreaks reported on Wednesday in Niagara

48 COVID-19 cases, two new outbreaks reported on Wednesday in Niagara

No 'focal event' behind rise, Hirji says as Public Health reports another day of rising cases
Three COVID-19 cases found at Thorold elementary school

Three COVID-19 cases found at Thorold elementary school

Cases at St Charles grew on Tuesday
Ontario has entered third wave of COVID-19, say province's science advisers

Ontario has entered third wave of COVID-19, say province's science advisers

The group says new data shows variants of concern are driving pandemic growth, accounting for 733 of 1,489 total cases
<updated>WATCH:</updated> Humber College will now offer full standalone nursing degrees

WATCH: Humber College will now offer full standalone nursing degrees

Watch the livestream feed of the press conference here
Over 50 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Niagara on Tuesday

Over 50 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Niagara on Tuesday

Highest daily number of cases since early February
Free grocery giveaway on Tuesday in Niagara Falls

Free grocery giveaway on Tuesday in Niagara Falls

Anonymous donor has arranged a drive-thru for individuals in need
Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff under fire over planned attendance at anti-abortion event

Niagara West MPP Sam Oosterhoff under fire over planned attendance at anti-abortion event

Was due to speak at event by group that compares abortion to the Holocaust - NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says he should step down
'Substantial' amount of travel from GTA to Niagara in recent weeks is concerning to Hirji

'Substantial' amount of travel from GTA to Niagara in recent weeks is concerning to Hirji

Says rise in variant cases is a bad omen for what to expect in coming weeks