Coronavirus

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COVID-19: the basics

Blackburn News has compiled the basic information about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from Ontario’s Ministry of Health.

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COVID-19 shutting down Ontario schools

The province has announced that all publicly funded schools in Ontario will be closed for two weeks following the March break because of COVID-19 concerns.

The coronavirus is named after its shape which resembles the corona of a star. (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

Close COVID-19 call in CK

A well-known tennis coach from Chatham is breathing a sigh of relief after testing negative for COVID-19.