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Erika Engel

Erika Engel

Erika Engel regularly covers all things Collingwood as a journalist and the editor of CollingwoodToday.ca

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Recent Work by Erika

Ontario wastewater shows increase in virus, COVID stats steady

Ontario wastewater shows increase in virus, COVID stats steady

COVID-19 indicators steady with little increase or decrease over the past few weeks
THE BIG READ: Saving the Great Lakes, one laundry load at a time

THE BIG READ: Saving the Great Lakes, one laundry load at a time

Microfibres are everywhere, including our dinner plates and drinking water. A team of scientists in small-town Ontario has zeroed in on a major culprit—washing machines—in search of a solution
Ontario reports 1,662 COVID-positive patients hospitalized, highest since Feb. 12

Ontario reports 1,662 COVID-positive patients hospitalized, highest since Feb. 12

Hospitalizations include 203 people in ICU and 92 patients on ventilators because of COVID
Ontario reports 202 COVID patients in ICUs

Ontario reports 202 COVID patients in ICUs

Today's update includes 2,219 new cases and 2 deaths
<b>Number of COVID-positive hospital patients up 23% in last 7 days</b>

Number of COVID-positive hospital patients up 23% in last 7 days

Province reports 20 more deaths, 4,589 new COVID cases confirmed through limited testing
Police, mother, appeal to Farsi, Arabic communities for help finding woman abducted from Wasaga Beach

Police, mother, appeal to Farsi, Arabic communities for help finding woman abducted from Wasaga Beach

'We know someone out there has information about Elnaz's whereabouts,' said OPP detective
More than 1,000 COVID-positive patients in Ontario hospitals for first time since February

More than 1,000 COVID-positive patients in Ontario hospitals for first time since February

Latest update reports 6 more deaths in last month, and 1,991 new COVID cases.
Province reports 42 deaths, 474 COVID patients in ICUs in Ontario

Province reports 42 deaths, 474 COVID patients in ICUs in Ontario

Limited testing captured 2,088 new cases for the latest update published Feb. 8
11 deaths, 2,088 new COVID cases reported in Ontario Monday

11 deaths, 2,088 new COVID cases reported in Ontario Monday

About 2,155 people hospitalized with COVID and 486 in Ontario ICUs according to latest update
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Woman abducted from Wasaga was violently attacked weeks before, says family

BEYOND LOCAL: Woman abducted from Wasaga was violently attacked weeks before, says family

Elnaz Hajtamiri's family is pleading for her safe return, and urging the public to help share her photos