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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Local News

<b>WATCH:</b> Premier announces additional funding for schools in COVID hotspots

WATCH: Premier announces additional funding for schools in COVID hotspots

$35 million in funding available to schools in Toronto, Ottawa, Peel and York regions
<b>WATCH:</b> Applications open today for two federal COVID benefit programs

WATCH: Applications open today for two federal COVID benefit programs

Applications for the Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB) and the Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB) open as of this morning
Ontario confirms 615 new COVID cases today

Ontario confirms 615 new COVID cases today

There are currently four known active cases in Algoma
Dr. Cathy Groh stresses close contact control

Dr. Cathy Groh stresses close contact control

Keeping your number of close contacts small is important
Ontario reports 566 new COVID cases today

Ontario reports 566 new COVID cases today

There are currently 5,405 active cases in the province
Ontario reports 653 new COVID cases today

Ontario reports 653 new COVID cases today

More deaths also being reported again today following 'data review'
Elliot Lake Library curbside pickup begins Oct 13

Elliot Lake Library curbside pickup begins Oct 13

COVID-19 second wave prompts library to offer more services online and at home
APH confirms new case of COVID-19 in Algoma

APH confirms new case of COVID-19 in Algoma

Marks the region's 34th case
<b>WATCH:</b> Province pauses social circles amid COVID second wave

WATCH: Province pauses social circles amid COVID second wave

Advises all Ontarians allow close contact only with people living in their own household and maintain two metres physical distancing from everyone else
<b>BREAKING:</b> Ontario sets new daily record with 732 COVID cases today

BREAKING: Ontario sets new daily record with 732 COVID cases today

The province has also now eclipsed the 4-million plateau for the number of COVID tests that have been administered