Toronto Police Officers Will Be Put On Indefinite Unpaid Leave If They Don't Get Vaxxed

Toronto Police has announced that they will be making vaccines mandatory for all of their officers.

"Vaccination against COVID-19 protects the health and safety of each of our members, our workplaces and the public we serve," Chief James Ramer said in the October 21 announcement.

Starting November 30, any uniformed or civilian officer who hasn't disclosed their vaccine status or isn't fully vaccinated will have to step away from their duties.

They will then be placed on indefinite leave without any pay, and won't be allowed inside any TPS building or facility. On top of that, these members will not be eligible for promotion to any supervisory or management rank or position.

The only way they can get back to work is if they are fully vaxxed and disclose their vax status.

In their press release, the TPS also mentioned that 90% of their members have disclosed their status and 94% are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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After months of ping-ponging prices, the province's cost of gas dropped by a whopping 11 cents on Sunday, bringing it to its lowest rate since the summer.

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The federal government is reminding fully vaccinated travellers that they need “more than just a QR code” to enter the country, as per Canada’s travel restrictions.

In a notice shared on November 29, the Public Health Agency of Canada explained that passengers must share their proof of COVID-19 vaccination via ArriveCAN — the official Government of Canada platform.

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The Omicron Variant Might Need A New Vaccine & Here's How Long We'll Have To Wait For One

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Just when we thought we'd turned a corner on the pandemic, a new COVID-19 variant is here to potentially ruin the holiday travel season.

The recent discovery of the Omicron variant has many countries preparing for the worst by closing borders again. Vaccine makers are also trying to figure out if they'll need to come up with new defences against this heavily mutated strain.

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A Wedding In Kingston Was Exposed To COVID-19 & Guests Should Get 'Tested Immediately'

KFL&A Public Health is recommending that all attendees gets tested for COVID-19.

KFL&A Public Health has announced that a positive COVID-19 case was in attendance at a Kingston wedding earlier this month.

In a press release on November 28, Dr. Piotr Oglaza, medical officer of health at KFL&A Public Health, stated that a positive COVID-19 case was confirmed at a wedding reception at Italo-Canadian Club at 1174 Italia Lane on Saturday, November 20.

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