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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Schizophrenia has been identified as a significant risk factor for dying of COVID-19

BEYOND LOCAL: Schizophrenia has been identified as a significant risk factor for dying of COVID-19

The results of the study trouble psychiatrist Dr. Saadia Sediqzadah, who worries that the more than 300,000 Canadians living with schizophrenia already experience significant health disparities
Blind River council considers reducing its size

Blind River council considers reducing its size

Motion to poll community on ideal number of councillors passes with narrow margin
APH reporting four new COVID cases

APH reporting four new COVID cases

The new cases bring the number of active cases in the Algoma region to 30
Blind River healthcare employee tests positive for COVID-19

Blind River healthcare employee tests positive for COVID-19

All residents at the North Shore Health Network Blind River site – Long-Term Care Unit have been placed in quarantine as a precaution
COVID-19 in Algoma: By the numbers

COVID-19 in Algoma: By the numbers

Data shows that majority of the cases are linked to close contact with another positive case
Termination notices at Laurentian are going out April 12, union says

Termination notices at Laurentian are going out April 12, union says

Notices being distributed the same week faculty are to vote on a new collective agreement
Sudbury hospital outbreak at 7B unit of North Tower declared over

Sudbury hospital outbreak at 7B unit of North Tower declared over

Additional control measures remain in place
Council extends Age Friendly Delivery program to June

Council extends Age Friendly Delivery program to June

Demand for the service is up in public and private sector, says city economic development manager
<updated>WATCH:</updated>&nbsp;To date, 17 per cent of Canadians have received at least their first dose of vaccine

WATCH: To date, 17 per cent of Canadians have received at least their first dose of vaccine

Vaccine procurements and deliveries are accelerating rapidly, says Anita Anand, minister of Public Services and Procurement
Ontario reports 4,227 new COVID cases Friday

Ontario reports 4,227 new COVID cases Friday

Today's report includes 2,641 recoveries, 18 deaths, and 201 new hospitalizations