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COVID-19 risk has ‘never been so high’ in region after construction site outbreak

Approximately two-thirds of recent COVID-19 cases reported in the Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) region are connected to the recent outbreak at the Cataraqui Heights construction site, according to the local Public Health Unit. Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for KFL&A Public Health explained the impact of

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Update: Site closed – COVID-19 outbreak impacts Kingston construction site

Update (Monday, May 10, 2021) According to KFL&A Public Health, a total of 76 cases have now been linked to the COVID-19 outbreak at Kingston’s Cataraqui Heights construction site. Of those, 45are primary cases — cases amongst those who worked on the site — and 31 are secondary cases, or

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Staff member tests positive for COVID-19 at Trillium Care Community

Trillium Retirement and Care Community at 800 Edgar St. has confirmed that a staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. They said the positive case was confirmed this week following routine surveillance testing. “All other team member results have come back negative,” said Nadia Daneill-Colarossi, Manager of Media Relations and

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Man charged after sexually assaulting fellow retirement home resident

Kingston Police have arrested a local man after he was caught in the room of another resident at his retirement home after allegedly sexually assaulting the other resident. The accused man entered the victim’s room at the local retirement home in the early morning hours of Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018,

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Owner of Fairfield Manor retirement residences ordered to close

Kingston Fire & Rescue has received approval from the Ontario Fire Marshal’s office to issue an ‘Order to Close’ to the private owner of Fairfield Manor’s east and west locations. The City of Kingston issued a press release on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, announcing the Order to Close. The owner

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City: Efforts continue to ensure safety of residents at Fairfield Manor

Kingston Fire and Rescue is continuing to monitor the saf3ty of residents at the Fairfield Manor East location. The retirement residence is privately owned by Q & Sons Management Inc., who are not speaking to the media at this time. The same company owns Fairfield Manor West, which was ordered

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City: Kingston Fire and Rescue continues to monitor Fairfield Manor East

The following is a press release from the City of Kingston: At noon on Monday, Kingston Fire and Rescue posted a ‘notice to vacate’ at Fairfield Manor West and is now working with the South East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) to monitor Fairfield’s east facility. “We continue to coordinate

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