Percentage of Quebec seniors over 70 with COVID-19 far below rate during first wave

MONTREAL – The percentage of total COVID-19 cases in Quebec among people over the age of 70 is increasing, but the number is significantly...
Thanksgiving Table

MDHHS issues Thanksgiving guidance for vulnerable populations

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) today issued Thanksgiving celebration guidance for vulnerable populations to help ensure their...

Giving Thanks Food Drive: Almost 375 families get to celebrate Thanksgiving

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. - Almost 375 families took home Thanksgiving turkeys, sides, and more at the United Way of the Eastern Upper Peninsula’s...

Ontario Adding 3,000 New and Upgraded Long-term Care Spaces

Ontario is embarking on a number of long-term care projects which will lead to 3,000 new and improved long-term care spaces. The initiative, which aims...
Governor Whitmer

Amid increase in COVID cases, still no mask order from Michigan legislators

Though Republican legislators have been critical of Gov. Whitmer’s announcement Sunday enacting new coronavirus restrictions, it’s unclear when any of the legislature’s proposed alternatives...
Martial Arts

Goal smashed at Legion benefit

A plan to raise money for the Legion by their Hap Ki Do Club more than doubled their original goal. Approximately 20 members ranging from...
Poppy Day 2020

MP Sheehan Commends Veterans Affairs Canada announcement of $20 million to support Veterans Organizations

The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, announced $20 million in new funding to create a temporary...
Stitches from the Heart Quilt Guild

Community-Made Quilt Blocks Stitched Together to Honour 6 Local Veterans

Stitches from the Heart Quilt Guild members stitched together 3 beautiful quilts from Honour Blocks that were sewn by over fifty anonymous community members...
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In Flanders Fields – World War 1 facts

In Flanders Fields The poppies blow, Flanders Fields is near where the many battles of Ypres were fought. It was said poppies were one of...
Terry Sheehan

Terry Sheehan announces over $300,000 in federal support for United Way Sault Ste. Marie

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON - We know that Canadian charities and the non-profit sector are playing an essential role in supporting Canadians during COVID-19...