Province announced Emergency Order expires Feb. 9, Stay-At-Home Order in place until Feb. 16

The Emergency Order will lift tomorrow but the Stay-At-Home Order will continue until at least Feb. 16. At that time, the rules are expected to loosen to allow non-essential businesses to reopen, with restrictions, Premier Doug Ford has just announced. Hydro rates will also be held at low rate for all time of use, he confirmed.”This is not a re-opening or a ‘return to normal’ and we must continue to limit close contact to our […]

Ontario Declares Second Provincial Emergency to Address COVID-19

News release from Ontario Government. Effective Thursday, January 14, 2021at 12:01 a.m., the government is issuing a stay-at-home order requiring everyone to remain at home with exceptions for essential purposes, such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services, for exercise or for essential work. This order and other new and existing public health restrictions are aimed at limiting people’s mobility and reducing the number of daily contacts with those outside […]

Face coverings mandatory in Huron Perth businesses starting July 17

Dr. Miriam Klassen, Medical Officer of Health for Huron and Perth counties, will issue formal instructions to employers to require the use of face coverings in all commercial establishments, effective Friday, July 17. These instructions will require business owners to implement a policy for the use of non-medical masks or face coverings; including the expectation that people entering will wear a face covering. Read the full story here.

OPP Anti-Rackets and Its Partners Need You to #KnowFraud

March is Fraud Prevention Month (ORILLIA, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Anti-Rackets Branch and its Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) partners are launching their annual Fraud Prevention Month campaign. During the month of March, the OPP, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), CAFC and the Competition Bureau of Canada are joining police services across the country to promote public awareness to help prevent all Canadians from becoming victims of fraud.   This year, the OPP […]