York Region will join Toronto, Peel and Ottawa in moving into a modified version Stage 2 as it deals with a surge in new COVID-19 cases, Premier Doug Ford said Friday. The change will take effect at 12:01 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19. Read more:
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