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Police investigate hate-motivated graffiti in Waterloo
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Police investigate hate-motivated graffiti in Waterloo

By Ken Hashizume Global News Posted August 15, 2022 10:46 am Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Waterloo Regional Police are investigating two cases of graffiti in Waterloo. One was discovered on an ION LRT train at Northfield Station.It was reported to police on Friday at around 2:45 p.m. though investigators say they haven’t yet determined the exact time of the incident. Read more: Waterloo police announce 3rd hate-motivated graffiti incident this week Another was found on the front door of a business ...
1st case of monkeypox virus recorded in Waterloo Region
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1st case of monkeypox virus recorded in Waterloo Region

The monkeypox virus has arrived in the region, according to Waterloo Public Health. On Friday, the agency announced that it has recorded its first confirmed case as a man in his 30s has tested positive for the virus. Read more: 1st case of monkeypox recorded in Guelph: public health As of Wednesday, there had been 890 cases reported in Canada with 423 of those cases having been reported in Ontario.Waterloo Public Health says that the virus is “spread through close contact with body fluids, respiratory droplets, or lesions of an infected person or animal, or through contaminated materials such as clothing and bedding.” 4:20 Canada h...