Paul Pedro

Paul is a news reporter and anchor, and has worked at several radio stations across Southern Ontario including Toronto, Oshawa, Windsor and Chatham. He graduated from Radio Broadcasting at Humber College in 1997. Email him at ppedro@blackburnradio.com. Follow him on Twitter: @PaulPedroNews

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Schools get COVID-19 screening upgrades

Local school officials hope revised COVID-19 screening criteria for schools announced by the province will help curb student absenteeism caused by minor symptoms.