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Queen’s asks students not to return to campus during lockdown

Queen’s University has asked students to avoid returning to Kingston until after the 28-day provincial lockdown. The Ontario government announced the Provincewide Shutdown on Monday, Dec. 21, which will go into effect as of Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020. During this time, Premier Doug Ford is advising all Ontarians to stay

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Second positive case in a Queen’s residence reported

The Residence Life and Services Team at Queen’s University has issued a notice to students that a resident of Leonard Hall has tested positive for COVID-19. The case was additionally confirmed by KFL&A Public Health. The student had reportedly entered self-isolation by Friday, Sep. 25, 2020, with contact tracing being

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Queen’s responds: School is pushing public health guidance to students

Queen’s University has released a statement saying their administration was deeply concerned by the student behaviour reported over the weekend. “Over the past few months, Queen’s has worked closely with our partner agencies in the community including the City of Kingston, Kingston Frontenac Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, Kingston

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Queen’s staggers arrival of 2000 students to residence this week

Activity in downtown Kingston typically ramps up in the first week of September as post-secondary students arrive for their fall term. This year, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Queen’s University is coordinating a different approach to intake approximately 2000 students to on-campus residence. “This class of 2024 is a

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SLC directing staff to work from home, limiting entrance to college

As businesses, organizations and institutions continue to respond to the concerted effort to stop the spread of coronavirus COVID-19, St. Lawrence College (SLC) updated their contingency plans on Monday, Mar. 16, 2020. “In light of the recent directives from the federal government and public health for intensified social distancing, and

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Kingston driver charged after colliding with two houses in Amherstview

Following a large collision that saw a passenger van drive through one house and into another on a residential street in Amherstview, a Kingston man is facing charges. At approximately 6:14 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, officers with the Loyalist Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to

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