You asked, we (tried to) answer: What we know so far about Ontario's new stay-at-home order  Toronto StarView Full coverage on Google News
The Star asked for reader questions about Ontario’s new stay-at-home order, which goes into effect Thursday. We’ve answered them as best as possible —...The Star asked for reader questions about Ontario’s new stay-at-home order, which goes into effect Thursday. We’ve answered them as best as possible —...

The Ontario government has unveiled new public health restrictions in the face of growing COVID-19 case numbers and deaths throughout the province.The Ontario government has unveiled new public health restrictions in the face of growing COVID-19 case numbers and deaths throughout the province.

Full list of new COVID-19 lockdown restrictions in Ontario | CTV News

Long-term care homes have been hit hard during the pandemic, with 3,063 residents dying of COVID-19 since March.Long-term care homes have been hit hard during the pandemic, with 3,063 residents dying of COVID-19 since March.

Ontario plans to provide 1st COVID-19 vaccine shot in all nursing homes by Feb. 15 - National | Globalnews.ca

People are looking for problem-solving leaders, not just leaders who tell them how big the problem is

Randall Denley: Don’t expect Doug Ford’s new stay-at-home lockdown to solve COVID-19 in Ontario | National Post

Randall Denley: Don’t expect Doug Ford’s new stay-at-home lockdown to solve COVID-19 in Ontario | National Post

Ontario Premier Doug Ford said a lot of theatrical things on Tuesday as he further locked down the more than 14 million people in his province. But instead of…

FUREY: Ford ignores harms of lockdown while imposing severe COVID measures | Toronto Sun

FUREY: Ford ignores harms of lockdown while imposing severe COVID measures | Toronto Sun

Ontario long-term care homes’ poor performance during the pandemic has almost nothing to do with public-versus-private ownership and a great deal to do with…

Denley: For-profit long-term care isn't the problem | Ottawa Citizen

Denley: For-profit long-term care isn't the problem. Government under-spending is

Denley: For-profit long-term care isn't the problem. Government underspending is | Ottawa Citizen

Not long ago, the political narrative in Canada was all about vaccine deliveries and whether this country was keeping up with its peers. But the dire new projections out of Ontario demonstrate once again that getting vaccines lined up isn't even half the battle — and the battle is going badly.Not long ago, the political narrative in Canada was all about vaccine deliveries and whether this country was keeping up with its peers. But the dire new projections out of Ontario demonstrate once again that getting vaccines lined up isn't even half the battle — and the battle is going badly.

The Ontario government is expected to provide more details today regarding its newly issued stay-at-home order, which takes effect tomorrow.The Ontario government is expected to provide more details today regarding its newly issued stay-at-home order, which takes effect tomorrow.

Ontario government to explain how it will enforce new emergency coronavirus stay-at-home order today | CP24.com

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The Ford government issued a state of emergency and stay-at-home order that will be in effect starting Thursday morning for at least 28 days.The Ford government issued a state of emergency and stay-at-home order that will be in effect starting Thursday morning for at least 28 days.

Doug Ford, Toronto officials echo simple, brief sentiment: 'Stay home' - 680 NEWS

A stay at home order is effective ThursdayRead the full story and comment on GuelphToday.

COVID-19: Ontario declares state of emergency - GuelphToday.com

On Wednesday, the provincial government attempted to clarify some of the rules in the stay-at-home order going into effect at 12:01 a.m. ThursdayOn Wednesday, the provincial government attempted to clarify some of the rules in the stay-at-home order going into effect at 12:01 a.m. Thursday

Stay-at-Home Questions Answered

ONTARIO – On Tuesday, Jan. 12 Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced that the province would enter a State of Emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the second State…

Ford issues Stay at Home order

Doug Ford is warning that residents won't get away with not following Ontario's COVID-19 rules.  In a press conference on Tuesday, it was announced that a stay-at-home order and other measures will be put in place as of this Thursday.  Editor's Choice: Ontario Is About To Get Slammed With A Heaping 10 cm Of Snow & Freezing Rain “ Bad actors who are caught, they will get fined.  Doug Ford Under this new order, everyone must remain at home unless leaving for essential trips.   Ford states that when it comes to the enforcement of these new rules, the government will be cracking down.  "Enforcement and inspections will increase," Ford warned. He also hints that provincial and local police and well as by-law officers will all be working together to catch "bad actors." "They will have powers to disperse people and issue tickets," the premier continues.  A press release from the government also states that these officers will have the power to "disperse people who are gathering, regardless whether a premise has been closed or remains open such as a park or house."  Officers will also be cracking down on fining those who are caught not wearing masks indoors."Bad actors who are caught, they will get fined."

Ontario COVID-19 Rules Will Be Enforced & Anyone Not Following Will Be Fined - Narcity

Ontario's health care system in dire circumstances because of pandemic, dean of U of T School of Public Health saysRead the full story and comment on BayToday

WATCH: ‘There will be choices’: Data suggests hospitals might have to decide who gets care and who doesn’t - BayToday.ca

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business is criticizing new provincial lockdown rules in Ontario, saying they are unfair to small businesses.

Business group slams new Ontario retail rule, others laud expanded COVID-19 tests - BNN Bloomberg

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): 5:40 p.m. Alberta is reporting 875 new cases of COVID-19. There have also been 23 additional deaths linked to the virus. The province’s chief medical health officer, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, says there are 820 people in hospital. Of those, 137 are in intensive care. --- 4:25 p.m. Yukon's chief medical officer of health says he can see the territory's population achieving herd...

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

Order comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on ThursdayOrder comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday

A look at Ontario's new stay-at-home order - SooToday.com

Ford suggests existing $450 per week benefit from federal government should be enough to get sick low-wage workers ‘over the hump’

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Canada's biggest province declared a 28-day state of emergency Tuesday and will invoke a stay-at-home order this week as COVID-19 threatens to completely overwhelm Ontario hospitals.Canada's biggest province declared a 28-day state of emergency Tuesday and will invoke a stay-at-home order this week as COVID-19 threatens to completely overwhelm Ontario hospitals.

Ontario issues stay-at-home order as COVID-19 threatens to overwhelm hospitals - Canada News - Castanet.net

New public health restrictions are taking effect in Ontario this week.The provincial government announced a state of emergency Tuesday and a stay-at-home order that will take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday.New public health restrictions are taking effect in Ontario this week.The provincial government announced a state of emergency Tuesday and a stay-at-home order that will take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday.

Answers to frequently asked questions about Ontario's new stay-at-home order - CHCH

Watch the livestream feed of the press conference hereWatch the livestream feed of the press conference here

State of emergency: Second state of emergency declared, including stay-at-home order - Sudbury.com

Ontario reported the highest number of COVID-19 fatalities in almost week on Tuesday with 74 more people dying from the virus. The new deaths bring the provincial death toll to 5,127. Most of those deaths (3,063) were people living in long-term care. On Tuesday, the province released new modelling numbers that project daily deaths could […]

Ontario reports 74 new COVID-19 deaths, with long-term care deaths topping 3,000 - CityNews Toronto

The province is once again in a state of emergency with Premier Doug Ford issuing a stay-at-home order that comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Thursday.The province is once again in a state of emergency with Premier Doug Ford issuing a stay-at-home order that comes into effect at 12:01 a.m. Thursday.

OPINION: The government’s experts agree that the new lockdown can’t work without increased social supports for vulnerable individuals. But Doug Ford doesn’t seem interested in providing many.OPINION: The government’s experts agree that the new lockdown can’t work without increased social supports for vulnerable individuals. But Doug Ford doesn’t seem interested in providing many.

Ontario can’t fight COVID-19 without more social supports. So where are they? | TVO.org

Here's your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

COVID-19 update for Jan. 12: Here's the latest on coronavirus in B.C. | Vancouver Sun

COVID-19 update for Jan. 12: Here's the latest on coronavirus in B.C.

COVID-19 update for Jan. 12: 446 new cases, 9 new deaths | Ontario to close some schools until Feb. 10 | Vancouver Sun

Premier Doug Ford told elected officials who found the new stay at home order confusing that the messaging is clear: "Stay home."Premier Doug Ford told elected officials who found the new stay at home order confusing that the messaging is clear: "Stay home."

New modelling predicts that Ontario could see more than 20,000 new cases a day by the middle of next month

Ontario orders residents to stay at home and declares state of emergency amid COVID-19 spike | National Post

Ontario Premier Doug Ford was right to warn us that when the latest COVID-19 modelling data was released this week, we'd "fall off [our] chair...Ontario Premier Doug Ford was right to warn us that when the latest COVID-19 modelling data was released this week, we'd "fall off [our] chair...

Ontario expected to see 10K cases of COVID-19 per day by mid-February

By kawarthaNOW. Stay-at-home order, allowing trips only for essential purposes, goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on January 14.By kawarthaNOW. Stay-at-home order, allowing trips only for essential purposes, goes into effect at 12:01 a.m. on January 14.

Ontario declares immediate COVID-19 state of emergency for at least 28 days | kawarthaNOW

TORONTO — Ontario's premier defended his government's new stay-at-home order on Wednesday as critics called it unclear and officials in the province's largest city said they were still seeking details on the rules.TORONTO — Ontario's premier defended his government's new stay-at-home order on Wednesday as critics called it unclear and officials in the province's largest city said they were still seeking details on the rules.

Ford defends COVID-19 stay-at-home order, asks for compliance from Ontarians - KitchenerToday.com

Your Local News Network serving London, Windsor, Chatham, Sarnia and Midwestern OntarioOntario's top doctors are predicting the daily death toll in Ontario could double by mid-February if current COVID-19 case rates continue.

BlackburnNews.com - COVID-19 modelling shows daily deaths could double by mid-February

Ottawa Public Health is reporting a spike of 179 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the number of people with the virus in the city's intensive care units grows.Ottawa Public Health is reporting a spike of 179 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the number of people with the virus in the city's intensive care units grows.

Coronavirus: Ottawa adds 179 new COVID-19 cases, ICU patients rising - Ottawa | Globalnews.ca

Ottawa Public Health is reporting a spike of 179 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the number of people with the virus in the city's intensive care units grows.

Coronavirus: Ottawa adds 179 new COVID-19 cases, ICU patients rising - Ottawa | Globalnews.ca

Ontario’s premier has announced a stay-at-home order effective Thursday, under which residents can only leave their residences for essential reasons, such as…

Ontario declares state of emergency; stay-at-home order starts Thursday | London Free Press

Ontario declares state of emergency; stay-at-home order starts Thursday | London Free Press

Ontario declared an emergency on Tuesday after latest modelling put Canada's most populous province on track to have more than 20,000 new COVID-19 cases per day by the middle of February, a nearly ten-fold increase from the current count.Ontario declared an emergency on Tuesday after latest modelling put Canada's most populous province on track to have more than 20,000 new COVID-19 cases per day by the middle of February, a nearly ten-fold increase from the current count.

Ontario declares emergency amid surging COVID-19 cases as Canada buys more vaccines | Reuters

People age 80 and over, teachers, first responders and farm workers will qualify for COVID-19 vaccine does in phase 2 of Ontario's planPeople age 80 and over, teachers, first responders and farm workers will qualify for COVID-19 vaccine does in phase 2 of Ontario's plan

Here's who will get COVID-19 vaccine doses in phase 2 of Ontario's plan

The Government of Ontario is implementing a stay at home order instead of a curfew, and some might wonder what the difference is between the two.The Government of Ontario is implementing a stay at home order instead of a curfew, and some might wonder what the difference is between the two.

Non-essential construction is no closed, as Ontario has issued a stay-at-home order as part of new efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19.Non-essential construction is no closed, as Ontario has issued a stay-at-home order as part of new efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Ontario closes non-essential construction as part of stay-at-home order