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Thompson YWCA COVID-19 Outbreak Update – Contingency Plan in Effect – What’s Open and What’s Not

This press release has been prepared by the YWCA. We are distributing it on their behalf at their request. (Thompson MB – Oct 16, 2020) A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared and remains in effect at the YWCA in Thompson in an effort to stop any further spread of the virus at the facility. The … Continue reading Thompson YWCA COVID-19 Outbreak Update – Contingency Plan in Effect – What’s Open and What’s Not

MCMURDO BECOMES CITY COUNCILLOR, CRIPPS SCHOOL TRUSTEE IN 2020 MUNICIPAL BY-ELECTION

The votes are in! Braden McMurdo has won the 8th City Council seat with 355 votes, and Li Cripps has won the office of School Trustee with 630 votes. A total of 1104 residents turned out to cast their votes. The voter turn-out this year is slightly lower than the last by-election in 2019, where … Continue reading MCMURDO BECOMES CITY COUNCILLOR, CRIPPS SCHOOL TRUSTEE IN 2020 MUNICIPAL BY-ELECTION

Making Masks Work For You

Masks are an important part of slowing the spread of COVID-19. We’ve known for some time that masks stop the immediate spread of particles created by breathing, coughing, or sneezing, and the US CDC recently updated it’s webpage to acknowledge that respiratory particles may remain in the air longer than a few minutes. Though masks … Continue reading Making Masks Work For You