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Ontario sees 524 more COVID-19 cases and 22 deaths in 24 hours

Ontario sees 524 more COVID-19 cases and 22 deaths in 24 hours

By Ed TubbToronto StarFri., April 10, 2020timer2 min. readOntario has seen another 524 COVID-19 cases and 22 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Star’s latest count.With most of the province’s 34 regional health units still to report their daily tally as of 11 a.m. Friday, the Star is counting 6,768 confirmed and…

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Ontario could see up to 15,000 deaths from COVID-19, health officials warn

Ontario could see up to 15,000 deaths from COVID-19, health officials warn

Dr. Peter Donnelly, President and CEO of Public Health Ontario, addresses a media briefing on COVID-19 provincial modelling in Toronto, Friday, April 3, 2020. Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press Ontario could see 3,000 to 15,000 deaths over the next two years from the COVID-19 pandemic if the province maintains its public health measures, health officials said…

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Ontario may have missed a third or more COVID-19 cases as testing backlog has grown, Star analysis finds

Ontario may have missed a third or more COVID-19 cases as testing backlog has grown, Star analysis finds

By Ed TubbToronto StarKenyon WallaceInvestigative ReporterFri., March 27, 2020timer6 min. readAccording to the official count, the COVID-19 outbreak is growing rapidly in Ontario. But even as the number of confirmed patients has gone up sharply this week, a Star analysis has found the outbreak may be one-third larger, or more, than has been officially reported.As…

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