Outbreak: The Virus That Shook The World

Unfolding the dramatic story of how the Coronavirus pandemic broke out and spread, exploring the science, the politics, and above all, the stories of the victims. An epic journey following the trail of the pandemic from China to Italy, the UK, USA and Brazil. One year since the start of the outbreak, what have we learned about this virus?
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Mar 18, 2021
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The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: Yes, response times are longer and resources are strained. But 911 dispatchers and paramedics are doing their best in a tough situation.
OPINION: The government is facing a pretty basic choice: make the passports more restrictive — or start winding them down.
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The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: The number of adult Ontarians who are vaccinated plus the number who refuse equals… the adult population of Ontario. So how do we end our health crisis despite anti-vaxxers?