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What are your thoughts on the Canada/U.S. border being closed to non-essential travel?

“I don't feel it makes any difference, really. We have everything we need to shop here in Canada at the time, so. To me it makes no difference whether it's open or closed. I only cross, really, to go to movies and things like that, so. Right now, it doesn't really make a big difference at all, I don't think.”

Jane Quirie

Staying home saves lives

Those who know me as a family doctor know me as pretty easy going. I am worried. Those who know me as a person, know I'm a new dad and that I usually avoid as much public attention as possible. I am reaching out and social media is the fastest way to be heard.

This message is unanimous amongst Physicians and Nurse Practitioners in Fort Frances, Ont.

Riverside opens two COVID-19 testing facilities

Riverside's COVID-19 Assessment Centre's (assessment centre) are dedicated for individuals experiencing possible symptoms of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

These assessment centre's are by appointment only. For safety reasons, “walk in” appointments are strictly prohibited. Not everyone who attends the centre will be swabbed.

What are symptoms of COVID-19:

Significantly Enhanced Measures will Help Contain Spread of COVID-19

TORONTO - Today, the Government of Ontario announced that it is taking decisive action by making an order declaring an emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. In doing so, Ontario is using every power possible to continue to protect the health and safety of all individuals and families.