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Today’s coronavirus news: Hundreds defy Montreal’s 8 p.m. curfew; Canada to get 1 million vaccine doses this week; Canada Post employee working in Toronto facility dies

KEY FACTS 7:20 a.m. Montreal businesses clean up after anti-curfew protest turns violent 7:10 a.m. Ontario hospitals ramp down elective surgeries to increase ICU capacity 6:15 a.m. Toronto’s downtown office vacancies have hit a 13-year high of 9.1 per cent 5:36 a.m. The Ontario government intends for schools to be open for in-person learning after…

Mapleton water facilities need $1.8 million in repairs

MAPLETON – An asset management inspection at Mapleton’s water facilities revealed items identified as being in poor condition, resulting in nearly $ 2 million worth of repairs being recommended as soon as possible. Ryan Steckley, senior project manager with CIMA+, presented condition assessment on the Drayton Water Treatment Plant and Moorefield Well Distribution System to…

1 million vaccines a week possible, Ontario pharmacies say

With confusion over age eligibility resolved, Ontario’s pharmacies are on track to administer one million COVID-19 vaccinations a week — once there is enough vaccine, said the head of the Ontario Pharmacists’ Association. “The challenge right now is a matter of demand and supply,” said Justin Bates, the association’s CEO. “There is certainly a lot…