As of Jan.18 at 10:30 a.m. Ontario has had 5,433 deaths due to COVID-19 (+24)          
    Ontario reports 206,310 resolved cases (+2,826) and the total number of positive COVID-19 cases in the province stands at 240,364 (+2,578)         
    As of Jan.18 at 12:00 p.m. Renfrew County & District reports no change with 1 death due to COVID-19         
    Renfrew County & District now reports 284 resolved cases (+4) out of a total of 296 positive COVID-19 cases (+1)          



Moose causes traffic jam for Opeongo Snowbirds

Editor's note: Snowmobile trails are currently closed. The photos above show Club volunteers doing trail maintenance. Please consult the Interactive Trail Guide for trail availability at: https://www.ofsc.on.ca/trail-maps/ The province is ...
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Outbreak declared at Pembroke Regional Hospital

A press release received this evening from Pembroke Regional Hospital reads as follows: A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared at the Pembroke Regional Hospital as a result of a second member of its ...
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A lot to be thankful for

In its last New Year message, The Current reviewed some of the highs and lows of the previous year. Because of the pandemic, unfortunately 2020 brought more of the latter ...
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Pembroke Regional Hospital issues reassurance following third positive COVID diagnosis among staff

A press release from Pembroke Regional Hospital received Dec.28 states: The Pembroke Regional Hospital is sharing a message of reassurance that it is safe to come to the hospital after ...
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Reaping what you sow

When a farmer plants a crop, he usually does so expecting an abundant harvest in due course. But in order to achieve that harvest, a number of things need to ...
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