‘There’s a lot of anxiety rising. Everybody’s getting scared’: Kashechewan at COVID-19 breaking point

COVID-19 is bringing the James Bay community of Kashechewan in northeastern Ontario to the breaking point. As of Tuesday morning, there were 216 active cases, most of them children. About half a dozen people are so sick that they were airlifted to a hospital in Kingston...

‘Domino effect’ sees COVID-19 patients come north and other patients moved to smaller hospitals

COVID-19 patients from jammed intensive care units in southern Ontario are being moved to hospitals in the north, which have their own overcrowding problems.  Health Sciences North says it is currently treating eight COVID patients in the intensive care unit at...