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<b>WATCH:</b> Ford says COVID-19 second wave is here and it 'will be worse'

WATCH: Ford says COVID-19 second wave is here and it 'will be worse'

Announcement comes after province reports record number of COVID-19 cases
Restrictions for restaurants, strip clubs tightened as COVID-19 cases rise

Restrictions for restaurants, strip clubs tightened as COVID-19 cases rise

The changes take effect Saturday
Ontario changes COVID-19 testing guidance, shifts focus to symptomatic testing

Ontario changes COVID-19 testing guidance, shifts focus to symptomatic testing

Previously, the government had encouraged anyone who wanted to get a COVID-19 test to get one
'Won't be gathering for Thanksgiving:' Trudeau says COVID-19 2nd wave underway

'Won't be gathering for Thanksgiving:' Trudeau says COVID-19 2nd wave underway

"We're on the brink of a fall that could be much worse than the spring," Trudeau said in yesterday's address to the nation
Local jobs, daycare spaces at risk as YMCA seeks $1M from community

Local jobs, daycare spaces at risk as YMCA seeks $1M from community

'We're very happy about the momentum we're building — and that we'll be here for the long run'
Health Unit makes change to its positive COVID-19 case reporting

Health Unit makes change to its positive COVID-19 case reporting

The Health Unit advises it will share additional information about a case when there is determined to be a risk to the health of the general public from exposure to COVID-19
Ontario confirms 478 new COVID cases today

Ontario confirms 478 new COVID cases today

The province has not reported daily cases so high since May 8
Ontario to announce fall COVID-19 plan today

Ontario to announce fall COVID-19 plan today

Ford has promised an updated fall preparedness strategy but pressure to release the document has intensified as daily case rates have steadily increased in recent weeks
Local Chief Medical Officer preaching caution as province limits gatherings Ontario-wide

Local Chief Medical Officer preaching caution as province limits gatherings Ontario-wide

'We have had two individuals test positive for COVID-19 within the past week, and we do not want to see this number continue to increase'
Premier cuts social gathering limits for all province: 'alarm bells are ringing'

Premier cuts social gathering limits for all province: 'alarm bells are ringing'

Premier Doug Ford announced today the government is limiting informal gatherings to 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors