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COVID-19 Update - March 1, 2021

Posted on Monday, March 01, 2021 02:37 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Sunday, February 28, show that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 1,335 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 5 cases added over the weekend. There are currently 21 active cases.  
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth webpage. 
    • There are currently no Huron-Perth residents in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • We are saddened to report another death due to COVID-19 for a total of 50. The individual...

HPPH looking for a dog involved in a biting incident in Stratford

Posted on Saturday, February 27, 2021 11:11 AM

Stratford – Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) is looking for a dog and its owner involved in a biting incident near the path to the Art Gallery between upper and lower Queens Park in Stratford.  

The incident took place on Friday, February 26, 2021 at approximately 8:30 p.m.

The dog involved in the incident is described as a large dog that looked like a German Shepherd. It was running off leash and was accompanied by a man wearing a hat and face mask.

HPPH is investigating this incident...

Huron Perth Moving to Yellow Protect

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 05:21 PM

On February 26, the Ontario government announced that the Huron Perth Public Health region will move from Orange-Restrict to the Yellow-Protect level in the provincial COVID-19 Response Framework. This transition will take effect on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 12:01 am.

“Locally, our COVID-19 numbers have been going in the right direction,” says Dr. Miriam Klassen, Medical Officer of Health. “I’m pleased that a number of outbreaks have ended.  I hope we can maintain these positive trends.”

The...

COVID-19 Update - February 25, 2021

Posted on Thursday, February 25, 2021 02:37 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Wednesday, February 24, show that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 1,320 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 7 cases added over the previous day. There are currently 18 active cases.  
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth webpage. 
    • There is currently one Huron-Perth resident in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • The number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains unchanged at 49.

Outbreaks

  • Hospitals:
    • The...

COVID-19 Update - February 22, 2021

Posted on Monday, February 22, 2021 02:48 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Sunday, February 21, show that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 1,321 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 15 cases added over the weekend. There are currently 29 active cases.  
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth webpage. 
    • There is currently three Huron-Perth residents in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • The number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains unchanged at 49.

Outbreaks

  • Hospitals:
    • There...