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<b>COVID-19:</b> How effective are temperature checks and ‘deep cleaning’?

COVID-19: How effective are temperature checks and ‘deep cleaning’?

<b>ONTARIO:</b> Lightning strike suspected in destruction of Marathon golf course clubhouse <b>(4 photos)</b>

ONTARIO: Lightning strike suspected in destruction of Marathon golf course clubhouse (4 photos)

The fire broke out overnight during a thunderstorm
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Police watchdog to collect data on race as part of investigations

ONTARIO: Police watchdog to collect data on race as part of investigations

The agency says it will also collect data from officers under investigation
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Guelph Police aware of possible 'media frenzy' when it arrested Kitchener MP last April

ONTARIO: Guelph Police aware of possible 'media frenzy' when it arrested Kitchener MP last April

Freedom of Information request shows that senior management at Guelph Police were not immediately informed a sitting MP had been arrested
<b>CANADA:</b> Liberals announce $18 million in funding for small food producers

CANADA: Liberals announce $18 million in funding for small food producers

Some money is also being directed to small towns in Northern Ontario to hire staff and interns to help on agriculture-related work
Private school plans including smaller classes show stark inequities in education

Private school plans including smaller classes show stark inequities in education

One parent says the Ontario government is not really working with educators
<b>COVID-19:</b> Where to buy kids’ masks in Canada and what to look for

COVID-19: Where to buy kids’ masks in Canada and what to look for

Social media threads suggest many parents are skeptical about whether their little ones will tolerate a piece of cloth over their nose and mouth for several hours a day
<b>WATCH:</b> Ford joined by Toronto mayor for daily announcement

WATCH: Ford joined by Toronto mayor for daily announcement

Premier also joined by Minister of Long-Term Care for today's announcement
ONTARIO: Police watchdog to collect data on race as part of investigations

ONTARIO: Police watchdog to collect data on race as part of investigations

Special Investigations Unit will collect information from complainants and officers under investigation
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Black people 'disproportionately' arrested, struck, shot by police, report finds

BEYOND LOCAL: Black people 'disproportionately' arrested, struck, shot by police, report finds

Study shows Black people represent 8.8 per cent of the city's population, but almost a third of all charges in the data