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COVID-19 testing centre opens on UW campus

UW has opened a testing centre for students and employees located at the Health Services building on campus. The centre, which opened on Oct. 1,...

Fifth case of COVID-19 in WLU

Another WLU student tested positive for COVID-19 last week, bringing the university total to five.  WLU issued a press release that said the case is...

COVID-19 cases at Wilfrid Laurier University

On September 20, 2020, Wilfrid Laurier University announced that four students had tested positive for COVID-19. None of these students live on-campus and are...

UW Professor on referring to COVID-19 as fake emergency

Michael Palmer, an associate professor at UW, strongly believes that Canadians are blowing the global pandemic out of proportion. He referred to the pandemic...

Everything you need to know about Stage 3 in KW

Many parts of Ontario are moving into Stage 3 of reopening the economy Friday Jul. 17, 2020, with the Waterloo Region among the municipalities...

Everything you need to know about Stage 2 in KW

After three long and hard months of following strict public health rules and quarantine, the province of Ontario is ready to relax many of...

Waterloo Region COVID-19 recovery rate lower than Ontario average

The values shown in this article reflect the status of the COVID-19 pandemic on May 29, 2020 and may differ from current numbers.  Throughout Ontario,...

How Effective Is It Really to Wear a Mask?

Face masks have become a symbol of the COVID-19 pandemic and a flashpoint in the culture war over the lockdown. Uncertainty around COVID-19 has permeated...

Paramedic services, UW in the dark

In May, Doug Ford faced public and political push back when he revealed retroactive cuts to public health. He proposed reducing funding for public health,...