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Small abattoirs see increase in demand due to food security concerns

Issues of food security have been high on the list of changes and adaptations demanded by the coronavirus pandemic. In particular, the...

First phase of reopenings sees some businesses cleared to resume Saturday

A range of businesses will be allowed to reopen on Tuesday, with some seasonal services cleared for as soon as Saturday, the...

Region plans to step up COVID enforcement over weekend

The Victoria Day long weekend on the horizon, health officials are advising Waterloo Region residents to continue taking precautions, including the use...

Region looks to step up testing for COVID-19 as local economy reopens

Calls for increased testing have accompanied the reopening of economies in multiple jurisdictions, with the Region of Waterloo looking to follow suit.

Let’s put milk dumping in perspective

Nothing could be more unfathomable than dumping food when store shelves are emptying, especially in the face of this pandemic that our...

Eighth fatality reported, with 237 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in region

There are 237 cases of COVID-19 in Waterloo Region, the Public Health department reported this morning (Thursday), an increase from 220 reported...

Region sees first cases of community transmission of COVID-19

Waterloo Region has seen its first community-transmitted cases of COVID-19, two new instances bringing the total to 12, according to figures released this morning...

Widespread shutdowns in effect as Ontario declares state of emergency

Ontario is in under a state of emergency following a declaration this morning (Tuesday) by Premier Doug Ford. Public facilities such as libraries, arenas...
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As spread of COVID-19 slows, health officials continue to urge caution

There have been just a couple of new cases each day, and no additional fatalities this week,...

A little pizzazz for the village

To help people rediscover St. Jacobs and aid in rebranding the village, the Business Improvement Association tasked...