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Mayor sends fall greetings at Blind River council meeting

Mayor sends fall greetings at Blind River council meeting

She spoke about local events coming up and the Fall Festival on Oct. 16
Ontario Mining Association names first woman chair

Ontario Mining Association names first woman chair

Natasha Vaz will take on the role starting in September
Elliot Lake offers seniors virtual info series

Elliot Lake offers seniors virtual info series

Sessions begin Thursday and continue weekly for the month of June and require preregistration
Fox Drive Industrial Park approved

Fox Drive Industrial Park approved

City also eyes industrial park site development for Elliot Lake Airport
Elliot Lake hospital joining patient record-keeping alliance

Elliot Lake hospital joining patient record-keeping alliance

System allows health care providers across the region to quickly, easily and securely share patient files 
Ontario reports 1,791 new COVID cases Sunday

Ontario reports 1,791 new COVID cases Sunday

Today's report includes 1,353 recoveries and 18 new deaths.
Ontario reports 1,829 new COVID cases Saturday

Ontario reports 1,829 new COVID cases Saturday

Today's report includes 1,261 recoveries and 11 new deaths.
<updated>WATCH: </updated>People 75 and over can start online booking for COVID-19 vaccinations starting March 22

WATCH: People 75 and over can start online booking for COVID-19 vaccinations starting March 22

Vaccine rollout through pharmacies will be ramped up to more pharmacies in the coming weeks
One year since Ontario's classrooms first went virtual

One year since Ontario's classrooms first went virtual

Monday will mark a full school year since students returned from March Break, not to their classrooms, but to their kitchens, living rooms, dining rooms, and bedrooms
Outbreak declared at Val Caron's Confederation Secondary School

Outbreak declared at Val Caron's Confederation Secondary School

Yes, schools are closed to in-person learning, but there are still reports of COVID cases associated with local school communities