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Erika Engel

Erika Engel

Erika Engel regularly covers all things Collingwood as a journalist and the editor of CollingwoodToday.ca

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erika@collingwoodtoday.ca

Recent Work by Erika

CUPE ends protests; Ford promises to repeal Bill 28

CUPE ends protests; Ford promises to repeal Bill 28

CUPE education workers going back to work tomorrow morning
Ontario Grade 3 student races cross-country in a wheelchair

Ontario Grade 3 student races cross-country in a wheelchair

Charlie Damianov participated in a regional cross-country meet with great success; his mom is calling on The Blue Mountains to level the field by adding paved trails
Decline in Ontario COVID cases indicates break in 7th wave

Decline in Ontario COVID cases indicates break in 7th wave

Over the last 30 days, Ontario has reported between two and 15 deaths per day caused by COVID, or the virus was a contributing factor
Ontario opens 4th dose COVID vaccines for all adults

Ontario opens 4th dose COVID vaccines for all adults

Beginning July 14, anyone aged 18 or older can get a second booster shot (4th dose) if it has been 5 months since their last booster
Seventh wave of COVID-19 drives up case counts in Ontario

Seventh wave of COVID-19 drives up case counts in Ontario

Positivity rates, wastewater indicators, case counts and hospitalizations have increased week-over-week
COVID outbreaks increase in Ontario, but cases decreasing

COVID outbreaks increase in Ontario, but cases decreasing

COVID-19 has been the cause of, or a contributing factor, in the deaths of 13,378 people in Ontario since the pandemic began
Ontario reports 14 deaths, 163 COVID patients in ICUs

Ontario reports 14 deaths, 163 COVID patients in ICUs

After today, we will not be publishing the Ontario daily updates and will be moving to weekly updates
165 COVID patients in ICU, 11 more deaths reported today

165 COVID patients in ICU, 11 more deaths reported today

Confirmed cases, hospitalizations and ICU counts have decreased this week compared to last
1,024 COVID-positive patients in Ontario hospitals

1,024 COVID-positive patients in Ontario hospitals

151 COVID patients in ICU beds, 384 deaths in last 30 days
Ontario reports 18 more deaths, 168 COVID patients in ICUs

Ontario reports 18 more deaths, 168 COVID patients in ICUs

The daily update included 1,969 new lab-confirmed COVID cases