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<b>COVID-19:</b> Trump confirms Canada-U.S. border to be closed to non-essential travel

COVID-19: Trump confirms Canada-U.S. border to be closed to non-essential travel

Federal officials said Tuesday there would likely be a temporary exemption for Canadians who winter in the southern U.S. in order to give them time to get home
Mariposa Market owner explains 'difficult decision' to shut down

Mariposa Market owner explains 'difficult decision' to shut down

Mariposa Market, Eclectic Café decided to close shop before ordered to do so; 'I felt we had to take the lead on this as opposed to waiting on a politician to do it'
Exclusive shopping for vulnerable seniors a hit at Orillia's Zehrs

Exclusive shopping for vulnerable seniors a hit at Orillia's Zehrs

Lineup for cash register snaked all the way to the bakery department this morning on the first day of new pandemic-induced program
Update on COVID-19 measures from Tay Township

Update on COVID-19 measures from Tay Township

Attendance at the municipal office for non-essential business is discouraged
Sharing Place Food Centre reopening Wednesday morning

Sharing Place Food Centre reopening Wednesday morning

After closing for two days to prepare for pandemic, 'essential service to our members and the community' is ready to re-open
Family's desire to help during pandemic fits like a glove

Family's desire to help during pandemic fits like a glove

Beth McKean of Hip Chick Design has enlisted her family to help make hand-made cotton gloves, which she is giving out free to anyone who needs them
Essential services continue, but other services stopping: County

Essential services continue, but other services stopping: County

'We are taking critical steps to promote social distancing by closing many of our non-essential services, programs and facilities to the public,' warden says
<b>BREAKING:</b> First Ontario COVID-19 death reported at RVH

BREAKING: First Ontario COVID-19 death reported at RVH

The death of a 77-year-old man marks Ontario's first COVID-19 fatality
City of Orillia municipal facilities closed to public

City of Orillia municipal facilities closed to public

Critical city services, such as water, wastewater, road maintenance, waste collection and fire service, will continue
No new COVID-19 cases reported in region this morning

No new COVID-19 cases reported in region this morning

There was one case reported out of Southlake hospital in Newmarket