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Georgian College cancels in-person classes for next week

Georgian College cancels in-person classes for next week

Online classes are not impacted and continue as scheduled and campuses remain open; College moving to remote delivery of classes
Lakehead University moving to online courses for rest of term

Lakehead University moving to online courses for rest of term

Classes are cancelled Monday and Tuesday to give staff time to prepare course content in alternative ways; Exams will be rescheduled
Weekend concerts at Casino Rama postponed

Weekend concerts at Casino Rama postponed

Chilliwack and Streetheart concerts have been postponed in wake of province's decree to keep public gatherings under 250 people
<b>BREAKING NEWS:</b> Union pressuring Casino Rama to shut down

BREAKING NEWS: Union pressuring Casino Rama to shut down

'It is our position that Ontario casinos should immediately cease operations and follow Quebec’s lead,' Unifor Local 1090 president says on Facebook
Lighthouse develops strategy to help the vulnerable during COVID-19 outbreak

Lighthouse develops strategy to help the vulnerable during COVID-19 outbreak

'We don’t want to create panic, but we are preparing,' official says
Measures being implemented at long-term care homes

Measures being implemented at long-term care homes

County 'taking many precautions to help protect our vulnerable residents' in wake of COVID-19 concerns
COVID-19 concerns halt Costco's free food samples

COVID-19 concerns halt Costco's free food samples

The popular program reportedly added a risk to both public and employee safety, as the number of COVID-19 cases continue to escalate here and and around the globe
<b>BREAKING NEWS:</b> Local minor hockey playoff games suspended

BREAKING NEWS: Local minor hockey playoff games suspended

That means the local teams who had qualified to begin chasing an Ontario title this weekend are on ice
Sharing Place forms task force amid COVID-19 outbreak

Sharing Place forms task force amid COVID-19 outbreak

Official concerned about drop in donations, health effects on clients; 'This is going to be a rough, hopefully short ride'
Frankie Valli & Four Seasons cancels Casino Rama shows

Frankie Valli & Four Seasons cancels Casino Rama shows

Original tickets will be honoured