Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 08:30 AM
NIPISSING & PARRY SOUND, ON – Due to warnings of inclement weather, the COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics planned for this evening at Rosseau Lake College (Rosseau, ON) and Our Lady of Sorrows Elementary School (Sturgeon Falls, ON) have been cancelled.
The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit is contacting individuals who had scheduled appointments for this evening.
To stay up to date with the COVID-19 vaccine clinic schedule, visitmyhealthunit.ca/GetVaccinated, or contact the Health Unit call...
Posted on Monday, March 21, 2022 07:15 AM
COVID-19 vaccine clinics are taking place in Nipissing and Parry Sound districts this week for individuals of all ages five and older. Walk-ins are welcome. Face coverings are required at all clinics. Individuals should bring a health card or another form of identification, if possible.
The following clinics are taking place this week:
- Wednesday, March 23 at Northgate Shopping Centre, former Gap location (1500 Fisher St., North Bay), from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Thursday, March 24 at Alliance...
Public Service Announcement: Situation Risk Assessment Recommended in Regard to Lifted Mask Mandates
Posted on Monday, March 21, 2022 05:30 AM
Although face covering requirements for many settings will end on Monday, March 21, 2022, there is still substantial transmission of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 within the North Bay Parry Sound Health Unit district. Wearing a face covering is a simple precaution people can still choose to take to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 as we learn to live with the virus.
It is important that everyone continues to be vigilant and assess each situation individually as they decide whether or not to wear...
Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety Parry Sound District Including Muskoka River Watershed and Magnetawan River Watershed
Posted on Friday, March 18, 2022 10:15 AM
The Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety is in effect until Friday March 25, 2022. This message will effect residents within the NDMNRF Parry Sound District which includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District of Parry Sound and a north-west portion in the County of Haliburton.
With recent mild temperatures and forecasted daytime highs generally...
Resilience, creativity and community: Humphrey Public School students lead interactive art project in Seguin
Posted on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 10:15 AM
In 2021, as COVID-19 upended our lives, the grade-six class at Humphrey Public School created a project to encourage the community to reflect on their feelings about the pandemic using art.
With musical inspiration from Whispering River Music, the students painted wooden signs asking:
- How has Covid affected your life?
- What have you lost?
- What have you found?
- Have you been angry?
- Where have you found joy?
- What are you grateful for?
Their fellow students painted colourful, thoughtful responses to these...