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Update on Covid-19 Cases in Leeds-Grenville & Lanark – April 23, 2020

Update on Covid-19 Cases in Leeds-Grenville & Lanark – April 23, 2020
Brockville – The Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit reports on April 23, 2020: Total Cases – 282 Deaths – 39 Cases are reported from data collected at 4:00pm yesterday.*(Lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases updated Monday to Friday only) Surveillance Reports: The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit has had the highest per capita number of people with lab confirmed... Read More

Increased Security patrolling North Grenville Commercial Area

Increased Security patrolling North Grenville Commercial Area
NORTH GRENVILLE – With many local businesses being forced to temporarily close due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Municipality has taken a proactive approach to making sure businesses are safe and secure during this difficult time. The Municipality has retained the services of Shield Security to patrol the commercial areas of Kemptville during the declared State of Emergency. The Shield... Read More

Virtual Program Showcase Provides an Inside Look at SLC 

Virtual Program Showcase Provides an Inside Look at SLC 
Brockville/Cornwall/Kingston – It’s spring, a time when St. Lawrence College (SLC) normally opens its doors to applicants, prospective students, and their family and friends in a series of Open House events designed to showcase college programs and campuses. But this is a different kind of year, and SLC has created a different way to show incoming students everything it has to offer.  April 27-30, SLC is hosting a Virtual Program Showcase online at ExperienceSLC.ca. The showcase... Read More

Cataraqui Conservation to Re-Open Some Conservation Areas starting April 25

Cataraqui Conservation to Re-Open Some Conservation Areas starting April 25
Kingston – Cataraqui Conservation will begin to re-open public access to some of its conservation areas and the Cataraqui Trail for passive use starting April 25, 2020, with strict measures in place for all users to continue to mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Cataraqui Conservation and Full Authority Board (municipal representatives) recognize the health benefits our properties provide to... Read More

Lake Ontario – St. Lawrence River System: Comparison, Update and Outlook

Lake Ontario – St. Lawrence River System: Comparison, Update and Outlook
Cornwall – Water levels remain high across the Great Lakes basin.  The four upper Great Lakes are near- or above record-high levels, while Lake Ontario is still well above average, but also well below record levels.  Lake Ontario is now likely to remain below record-highs through the spring.  This is largely due to favorable weather conditions, but also demonstrates the... Read More

Ontario Extends Emergency Orders to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19

Ontario Extends Emergency Orders to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19
New order issued to support people with mental health and addictions issues TORONTO — On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government is extending all emergency orders that have been put in place to-date under s.7.0.2 (4) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act until May 6, 2020. This extension will help protect the health and... Read More

Health Unit: Uncovering the Facts on Face Coverings

Health Unit: Uncovering the Facts on Face Coverings
Brockville – The Government of Canada has recommended the use of face coverings when physical distancing (2m/6ft apart) is difficult to maintain and has mandated that all air passengers use them during travel. With this in mind, now is a good time to uncover the facts on face coverings. Knowing the facts will help you and your family make an... Read More