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<b>BREAKING:</b> Health Canada approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

BREAKING: Health Canada approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Canada has pre-ordered 20 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine
<b>WATCH:</b> COVID variants may account for 40 per cent of cases by mid-March

WATCH: COVID variants may account for 40 per cent of cases by mid-March

While overall numbers are down, variants of concern are spreading across the province, modelling shows
<updated>WATCH: </updated> Nearly 2.5M doses of Pfizer, Moderna distributed so far

WATCH: Nearly 2.5M doses of Pfizer, Moderna distributed so far

More than 40 per cent of Canadians 80 and over have gotten their first dose
Outbreak at Cargill's Watson Parkway facility up to 24 cases

Outbreak at Cargill's Watson Parkway facility up to 24 cases

The case count was 20 last week
WATCH: Ford announces $115M to train 8,200 new PSWS in accelerated six-month program

WATCH: Ford announces $115M to train 8,200 new PSWS in accelerated six-month program

Accelerated training program to begin operation in April at 24 publicly funded colleges
<b>(UPDATE):</b> Six new cases in Guelph Wednesday, five in Wellington County

(UPDATE): Six new cases in Guelph Wednesday, five in Wellington County

Currently 58 active cases in Guelph, 19 in Wellington County
<b>WATCH: </b> Ontario preparing to carry out mass vaccine clinics across the province

WATCH: Ontario preparing to carry out mass vaccine clinics across the province

Local health units will lead the programs in every community
Ontario has introduced stricter COVID-19 screening for schools

Ontario has introduced stricter COVID-19 screening for schools

If even one member of a household has a COVID-19 symptom, everyone now needs to stay home
Upper Grand expresses concern with emerging COVID variants

Upper Grand expresses concern with emerging COVID variants

Tuesday's board meeting passed a motion to call on the ministry of education to share definitive plans as the new COVID strain spreads
Time-of-use electricity pricing and tiered pricing resume today

Time-of-use electricity pricing and tiered pricing resume today

Fixed-rate pricing has expired across Ontario