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Health unit posts second survey on impacts of COVID-19

Health unit posts second survey on impacts of COVID-19

Residents of the region are asked to provide feedback on income, stress, mental and physical health, and health unit response to the pandemic
Ontario vaccine booking system errors now resolved

Ontario vaccine booking system errors now resolved

Those who couldn't get an appointment yesterday should retry today
Province's code of conduct talks 'good timing' for council to add inquiry report to the mix

Province's code of conduct talks 'good timing' for council to add inquiry report to the mix

Mayor Brian Saunderson, with council's support, is asking the province to consider the recommendations from the Collingwood Judicial Inquiry as part of a new consultation on municipal codes of conduct
<updated>WATCH:</updated> Humber College will now offer full standalone nursing degrees

WATCH: Humber College will now offer full standalone nursing degrees

Watch the livestream feed of the press conference here
Ontario reports 1,074 new COVID cases Tuesday

Ontario reports 1,074 new COVID cases Tuesday

Today's update also notes 1,085 recoveries, 11 deaths, and 30 new hospitalizations
'Eventually, but not for today,' Trudeau says of when Canada-U.S. border might reopen

'Eventually, but not for today,' Trudeau says of when Canada-U.S. border might reopen

Trudeau's recent conversations with President Joe Biden and other U.S. officials have rekindled the debate about reopening the border
Health unit reports 120 COVID cases in region since Friday

Health unit reports 120 COVID cases in region since Friday

There are two new cases reported in Wasaga Beach included in today's update
Errors prevent region's seniors from booking vaccine with province's new system today

Errors prevent region's seniors from booking vaccine with province's new system today

Those who try to book are being told there are no local appointments, but the province hasn't included information for local clinics yet – the premier promised to call his 'IT guys'
<updated>WATCH: </updated> COVID-19 vaccination booking system serving 375 people per minute

WATCH: COVID-19 vaccination booking system serving 375 people per minute

More than 45,000 people have already booked vaccination appointments
Province's vaccine booking system not working for Grey Bruce residents

Province's vaccine booking system not working for Grey Bruce residents

The health unit advises people wait for the errors to be corrected and asks residents not to call the health unit or their doctors at this time