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  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Roseview Manor
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak at Pinewood Court
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  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Over at Pioneer Ridge
  Influenza A Confirmed at Pioneer Ridge
  Outbreak Now Facility-Wide at Pioneer Ridge
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  Outbreak Over at Isabella Retirement Living
  Outbreak Over at Pinewood Court
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  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Isabella Retirement Living
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Pioneer Ridge
  February
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Dawson Court
  Influenza A Confirmed at The Walford
  Outbreak at Roseview Manor
  Outbreak Over at Dawson Court
  Outbreak Over at Dawson Court Home for the Aged
  Outbreak Over at Roseview Manor
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak at The Walford
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak Update – Roseview Manor
  March
  Council Takes a Walk in Community’s Shoes
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Declared at Dawson Court (2 North)
  Influenza A Outbreak Declared at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Over at The Walford
  April
  Hepatitis A Clinic on Tuesday
  Hepatitis A Identified in Restaurant Employee
  Hepatitis A Update
  Outbreak at Dawson Court Declared Facility-Wide
  Outbreak at Dawson Court Extended to 2 South
  Outbreak Over at Dawson Court
  May
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Declared at Grandview Lodge: 2nd Floor Only
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Facility Wide– Grandview Lodge
  June
  Changes to Medical Officer of Health for Province and District
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Roseview Manor
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Over at Roseview Manor
  July
  Beach Advisory Issued - Main Beach at Boulevard Lake
  Beach Advisory Issued: Boulevard Lake (Main & Sunny Side Beach) & Wild Goose Beach
  Beach Advisory Issued: Pull A Log Beach in Red Rock
  Beach Advisory Lifted - Main Beach at Boulevard Lake
  Beach Advisory Lifted: Main Beach at Boulevard Lake & Wild Goose Beach in Shuniah
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  September Changes to the School Immunization Program
  August
  Beach Advisory Issued: Jeff Gauthier Memorial Park - Longlac
  Beach Advisory Issued: Main Beach at Boulevard Lake
  Beach Advisory Issued: Main Beach at Chippewa Park
  Beach Advisory Issued: Poplar Lodge Beach
  Beach Water Sampling Over & Beach Advisory Updates
  September
  Outbreak Over at Pioneer Ridge Plaza 1
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak at Grandview Lodge is Now Facility-Wide
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak Declared at Grandview Lodge
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak Declared at Pioneer Ridge
  October
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak at Hogarth Riverview Manor
  Online Prenatal Program Launched
  Outbreak at Hogarth Riverview Manor is Now Facility-Wide
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  November
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Declared at Grandview Lodge: C-Wing Only
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak at Hogarth Riverview Manor
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Over at Hogarth Riverview Manor
  Radon Levels in Thunder Bay
  December
  Encouraging Kids to Run. Jump. Play. Every Day.
  Facility-Wide Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Declared at Chartwell Thunder Bay
  Outbreak Over at Chartwell Thunder Bay Retirement Residence
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Over at Dawson Court
  2014 News
  December
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Glacier Ridge Retirement Home
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court
  November
  Flu Clinic Cancelled Today
  Health Unit Starting Conversation about Alcohol
  Sexual Health Clinic Closing Early
  Smoke-Free Housing Workshop
  Thunder Bay leaders unite to make children’s health a priority
  Youth Gather for a Future Without Violence
  October
  Confirmed Outbreak of Food Borne Illness
  Flu Clinics to Start Today
  Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory Issued
  Precautionary Drinking Water Advisory Lifted
  Testing for Radon in Thunder Bay
  September
  August
  Beach Advisories Lifted - Main Beach (Boulevard) and Sandy Beach (Chippewa Park)
  Beach Advisory Issued - Main Beach at Boulevard Lake
  Beach Advisory Issued - Sandy Beach at Chippewa Park
  Beach Advisory Lifted - Main Beach at Boulevard Lake
  Beach Advisory Update
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  Community Gardens Double in Numbers
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  July
  Beach Advisory Issued
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  Food Storage During Power Outages
  Outbreak Over at Pioneer Ridge (Plaza 4)
  June
  Beach Water Testing Begins for the Season
  Chia Seeds Recalled Due to Salmonella
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pioneer Ridge (Plaza 4)
  May
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Roseview Manor
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Roseview Manor
  Safe Sleep for Infants: A Shared Responsibility
  Tanning Bed Legislation Comes Into Force
  Thunder Bay Launches National Cycling Education Toolkit
  April
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Over at Lakehead Manor
  Outbreak Over at Pinewood Court
  Outbreak Over at Pinewood Court
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Lakehead Manor
  Youth Show Resilience Through Photos
  March
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Update – Pinewood Court
  Inspection Blitz of Local Businesses Offering Beauty & Body Art Services
  Simply Cook and Enjoy!
  February
  Boil Water Advisory Over
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Roseview Manor
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Roseview Manor
  January
  2014 Board of Health Elections
  2014 Flu and Facility-Based Outbreak Update
  Armstrong Boil Water Advisory Issued
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Lakehead Manor
  Respiratory Outbreak Update – Lakehead Manor
  2013 News
  January
  Outbreak at Roseview Manor Declared Over
  2013 Board of Health Elections
  Flu Cause of Outbreak
  Flu Clinic This Saturday
  Flu Outbreak at Nipigon Long Term Care Unit
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Influenza A Outbreak – Manitouwadge General Hospital Long-Term Care Unit
  Influenza A Outbreak at Pinewood Court
  Outbreak at 4S Transition Unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital Declared Over
  Outbreak at Dawson Court Declared Over
  Outbreak at Hilldale Gardens Retirement Living Declared Over
  Outbreak at Manitouwadge General Hospital Long-Term Care Unit Declared Over
  Outbreak at Pinewood Court Declared Over
  Outbreak at The Walford Declared Over
  Outbreak Over at Nipigon District Memorial Hospital Long-Term Care Unit
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – The Walford
  Respiratory Outbreak – 4S Transition Unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital
  STOP Program: Support for Ontario smokers who wish to quit smoking
  February
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Hogarth Riverview Manor
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Now Facility-Wide – Pinewood Court
  Outbreak at Roseview Manor
  Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Over at Hogarth Riverview Manor
  March
  Be Careful When Picking Up Needles
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Dawson Court on 1 North
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak –Reactivation Program (2S), St. Joseph’s Hospital
  Outbreak Over
  Outbreak Over at Pinewood Court
  Outbreak Update – Local Long-Term Care Homes
  Outbreaks at Lakehead Manor
  Put Your Best Food Forward: Plan, Shop, Cook, Enjoy!
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak - Roseview Manor
  April
  Bombardier Transportation & ARAMARK: Moving Towards Healthier Eating
  Flu Cause of Outbreak
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Isabella Retirement Living
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreaks – St. Joseph’s Care Group Facilities
  Health Unit Closed Due to Weather Conditions
  Outbreak at St. Joseph’s Hospital
  Outbreak Over at Chartwell Select Thunder Bay
  Outbreak Over at Pinewood Court
  Outbreak Update
  Outbreak Update
  Outbreaks Over at St. Joseph’s Hospital
  Public Alerted to Uninspected Tattoo Operations
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Thunder Bay is "Walking" in the Right Direction
  May
  Cyclist/Motorist Campaign Gains "respect."
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Inspection Blitz of Beauty and Body Art Establishments
  Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Outbreak Update
  Test Your Well This Spring
  Water and Food Safety during Flooding and Power Outages
  June
  École Gron Morgan Students Cycle and Celebrate
  Local Group Says Wear the PFD!
  Outbreak Over at Lakehead Manor
  Pay it Forward
  Results of Beach Water Quality Testing
  July
  Beach Advisories Lifted
  Beach Advisory Issued
  Beach Advisory Issued
  Beach Advisory Update
  Clostridium difficile Outbreak – TBRHSC
  August
  Beach Advisory Issued
  Beach Advisory Issued
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  September
  Honouring Mothers FASD Day Mini Pow-wow
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak - Roseview Manor
  School Food Gardens Flourishing in Thunder Bay
  November
  Hepatitis A Identified in Restaurant Employee
  Influenza A Cases Confirmed
  Seniors Encouraged to Take “Steps” to Maintain Independence
  Youth Take Part in Gender Violence Prevention
  October
  Flu Clinics to Start Today
  NW TCAN Youth Engagement Grants
  Outbreak Over at Roseview Manor
  Pedestrians & Cyclists Encouraged to Get Your Shine On
  December
  Buckling Up Saves Lives
  Extreme Cold Means Keep Covered
  Health Unit Concerned Over Local Flu Activity
  Suspected Outbreak of Foodborne Illness at The Moose Hall
  Minister of Health Announces New Legislation – Flavour is Gone in Ontario
  Moose Hall Kitchen Reopened
  Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Respiratory Oubreak at Roseview Manor Identified as Influenza B
  2012 News
  January
  2012 Board of Health Elections
  An Opportunity for NWO Smokers
  Black Snow Angels Truly Stand Out During National Non-Smoking Week
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pioneer Ridge
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – St. Joseph’s Hospital
  Outbreak at Pinewood Court Declared Over
  Outbreak at Pioneer Ridge Declared Over
  Outbreak at St. Joseph’s Hospital Declared Over
  Outbreak at Thunder Bay Interim LTC
  Outbreak at Thunder Bay Interim LTC Declared Over
  Public Alerted to Uninspected Tattoo Operations
  Thunder Bay Youth Call for Flavoured Tobacco Ban during National Non-Smoking Week
  February
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Hilldale Gardens Retirement Living
  Inspection Blitz of Beauty and Body Art Establishments
  Ontario Youth "Twitter Bomb" the Oscars to Stop Smoking in Movies
  Outbreak at Grandview Lodge Declared Over
  Outbreak at Hilldale Gardens Retirement Living Declared Over
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Still Time to Get Driven to Quit!
  Two Schools Kick Off a New Initiative
  March
  An Opportunity for NWO Smokers
  Cryptosporidiosis Outbreak in Minnesota
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Dawson Court
  Health Unit Reminds Public about Found Needles
  Outbreak at Grandview Lodge Declared Over
  Outbreak Over at Dawson Court
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Dawson Court
  Teachers Learn About Physical Literacy
  Young Children Should Move More, Sit Less and Avoid Screens
  April
  Cycle on Road – Not Sidewalk – to Reduce Risk of Injury
  Local Schools "Share, Inspire, Celebrate"
  Motorists Encouraged to Get to Know Cyclists a Little Better
  Put Your Best Face Forward in Support of Oral Health Month
  May
  City Tap Water is Safe to Drink
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Glacier Ridge Retirement Residence
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Long-Term Care Wing at Nipigon Hospital
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak at This Old Barn
  Health Unit Celebrates the Launch of New Video to Protect Children from Toxic Chemicals in the Home
  Health Unit Receives "Spotlight Organization" Designation From Provincial Association
  Healthy Smiles Ontario Improving Access to Free Dental Coverage
  Joint Forces Campaign to Curb Illegal Tobacco
  Norovirus Possible Cause of Outbreak at This Old Barn
  Outbreak at Glacier Ridge Retirement Residence Declared Over
  Outbreak at Grandview Lodge Declared Over
  Strategies to Creating LGTBQ Positive Workplaces
  Water and Food Safety during Flooding and Power Outages
  WELL-WATER AND FOOD SAFETY UPDATE
  June
  Boulevard Beaches Now Under Advisory
  Campaign Encourages Thunder Bay Area Residents to Get Fresh!
  Flood Clean Up Info Session in Oliver Paipoonge
  June 11 - Another Tetanus Shot Clinic
  June 6 - Preventing & Controlling Mould
  June 6 - Tetanus Clinic
  Keeping Fathers Safe this Boating Season
  This Old Barn Investigation Complete
  July
  Beach Advisory Boulevard Lake – Sunnyside Beach
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update July 31
  Beach Update
  Redesign of Driver’s Licenses Called For
  Take Precautions to Reduce Swimmer’s Itch
  August
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Water Quality Testing Over for 2012 Season
  Community Gardens are "Growing" in Popularity
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – The Walford
  Girls Born in 1993 or 1994 Eligible for Free HPV Vaccine
  Outbreak at Lakehead Manor Declared Over
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Lakehead Manor
  September
  Cigarette Butts Don’t Belong in Sand Castles
  Immunization Clinic is Now by Appointment Only
  Outbreak at The Walford Declared Over
  Public Urged to Get Up-to-Date with Whooping Cough Vaccine
  October
  City Water Does Not Need Extra Treatment
  Cook it Until it’s Done!
  Flu Clinics Continue
  New Hours and Location for Babies’ Day Out Program
  Outbreak at Lakehead Manor Declared Over
  Pedestrians Urged to Be Safe and Be Seen
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak at Lakehead Manor
  Students Promote Walking to School
  Suspended Vaccine Back in Use in Ontario
  November
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Influenza A Cases Confirmed
  NW TCAN Youth Engagement Grants
  One Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Second Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Up-to-Date Whooping Cough and Flu Vaccines are Important for Everyone
  Beach Advisory Update
  December
  Flu Cause of Outbreak
  Food Borne Illness Investigation
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Chartwell Select Thunder Bay
  Holiday Decorations and Toys - Make Safer Choices for Christmas
  Influenza A Outbreak – Dawson Court
  Influenza A Outbreak – Roseview Manor
  Norovirus Cause of Outbreak at Maltese Grocery
  Outbreak at Lakehead Manor Declared Over
  Outbreak Over at Chartwell Select Retirement Home
  Outbreak Over at Chartwell Select Thunder Bay
  Respiratory Illness Outbreak – Lakehead Manor
  Store Your Leftovers Properly to Keep Your Holidays Safe
  Update on Food Borne Illness Investigation
  2011 News
  December
  Flu Shot Numbers Up
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Dawson Court
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pioneer Ridge
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak Continues at Roseview Manor
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak at Nipigon District Memorial Hospital
  Last Week of Community Flu Clinics for 2011
  Outbreak at Dawson Court Declared Over
  Outbreak at Nipigon District Memorial Hospital Declared Over
  Outbreak at Pioneer Ridge Declared Over
  Wishing You Safe Cooking over the Holidays!
  November
  First Case of Flu Flags Importance of Flu Shot
  Health Unit Offers Conference on Preventing and Dealing with Bed Bugs
  Thunder Bay Co-Chairs Receive Leadership Award
  October
  Healthy Eating Makes the Grade
  Low Flu Shot Numbers Cause for Concern
  Lucky to be Alive: Gruen Von Behrens
  Students Powering Themselves to School
  September
  Beach Water Quality Testing Over for 2011 Season
  C Difficile Outbreak Over
  Community Youth Engagement Grants
  August
  Beach Advisory
  Beach Advisory Update
  Beach Advisory Update
  Clostridium difficile Outbreak – Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre
  Community "Digs In" to Community Gardens
  Expanded Vaccine Program Offered to Thunder Bay & District
  New Medical Officers of Health for District of Thunder Bay
  July
  Beach Advisory for Local Beaches
  Chippewa Beach Advisory
  Fires Cause Poor Air Quality in Thunder Bay Area
  Food Safety During Electrical Power Blackout
  STOP Program: An Opportunity for Northwestern Ontario Smokers
  TBDHU First Health Unit to Receive WHO/UNICEF Redesignation
  June
  "This Means You, Too!" Added to the Get it On! Campaign
  Campaign Encourages Thunder Bay Area Residents to Get Fresh!
  Community Partners Bring Back Bike Rodeo
  Local Schools "Share, Inspire, Celebrate"
  Talk the Walk: Community Leaders Invited to Help Shape Walkable Communities
  May
  Health Unit Reminds Public About Found Needles
  Launch of Online Community LGBTQ Resources Directory
  Public Health Seeing Success with Best Practice Guidelines
  Reduce the Risk of an Animal Bite
  April
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Over at Pinewood Court
  Respiratory Outbreak at Chartwell Select Retirement Home
  Respiratory Outbreak at Roseview Manor
  Respiratory Outbreak at Roseview Manor – Facility Wide
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Roseview Manor
  Thunder Bay Community Leaders "Talk the Walk"
  Youth "Morph Suit" Up to Make Flavour Gone!
  March
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Grandview Lodge, C Wing
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Pinewood Court, Sandpiper Unit only
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Over at Grandview Lodge
  Northern Exposure: Pride in the North Film Festival
  Outbreak at Pinewood Court is Now Facility Wide
  Respiratory Outbreak at Pioneer Ridge
  Respiratory Outbreak at Thunder Bay Interim Long-Term Care
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Pioneer Ridge
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Thunder Bay Interim Long-Term Care
  February
  Acting Medical Officer of Health Resigning
  Bethammi Nursing Home Outbreak Declared Over
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Make Snowmobile Safety a Priority
  Respiratory Outbreak at Dawson Court
  Respiratory Outbreak at Grandview Lodge
  Respiratory Outbreak over at Dawson Court
  Still Time to Get Driven to Quit!
  January
  2011 Board of Health Election
  Health Unit Hosts Appointment Only Flu Shot Clinic
  Public Health Inspectors: Safeguarding Your Everyday Lives
  Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Piloting Cafeteria Program
  Turkey Cause of Christmas Outbreak
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Dawson Court
  2010 News
  December
  Flu Shot Clinics Finished for 2010
  Food-Borne Illness Outbreak Being Investigated
  Increase in Gonorrhea Being Investigated
  Wishing You Safe Cooking over the Holidays!
  November
  Evening Flu Clinics Begin on Monday
  World Town Planning Day Puts Thunder Bay on the Map
  October
  Changes to Outbreak Status at both Dawson Court and Pioneer Ridge
  Flu Clinics Start Today in Geraldton
  Food Safety during Electrical Power Blackout
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Respiratory Outbreaks Over at Dawson Court and Pioneer Ridge
  Sidewalk Celebration on Windsor Street
  STOP Tour is a Success!
  STOP Tour is Back - Opportunity for 350 Smokers in Northwestern Ontario to Quit
  Tweets and Beats
  September
  Changes to Outbreak Status at both Dawson Court and Pioneer Ridge
  E.coli Associated with Leadbetters Beef Burgers
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Grants Available to Promote Tobacco-Free Sport and Recreation
  Journey for a Tobacco Free World
  Respiratory Outbreak at Dawson Court – 1 South, 2 North and 2 South
  Respiratory Outbreak at Pioneer Ridge – Now Includes Plaza Three
  Respiratory Outbreak at Pioneer Ridge – Plaza One
  Respiratory Outbreak at Versa Care – 5th & 6th Floor
  Respiratory Outbreak Over at Versa Care
  Thunder Bay Advocates the Prevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
  August
  Beach Advisory
  Beach Advisory
  July
  Candy Flavoured Tobacco Products Off Shelves Today
  Respiratory Outbreak at Roseview Manor
  Second Deer Tick Tests Positive for Lyme Disease
  World Class Event Tobacco Free
  June
  Beach Advisory - Sunnyside Beach at Boulevard Lake
  FIRST NATIONS SPEECH-LANGUAGE PROJECT LAUNCHED
  Health Unit Launches BBQ Food Safety Campaign
  Holy Cross School Students Celebrate Clean Air Day
  New Campaign Encourages Thunder Bay Residents to Get Fresh!
  May
  Annual Campaign Shows Progress in Children Making Safer Choices
  Children Celebrate Smoke Free Parks Bylaw
  Deer Tick Found Locally Tests Positive For Lyme Disease
  Get it On! Local Boaters Urged to Wear their PFD
  New City Bylaw will Protect Children’s Health
  Skateboarding Coalition Takes the Lead in Educating Peers on Safety
  Teens Lead the Way in Bike Lane Education
  Thousands of Local Students Hit the "Off" Button
  April
  Chartwell Retirement Home Investigating Cases of Gastrointestinal Illness
  Chartwell Retirement Home No Longer Limiting Visitors
  St. Francis School Celebrates Earth Day by Asking Parents to "Remember the Rule? No idling at School."
  Youth Voice Report Released
  March
  Employees "Get Caught" Eating their Veggies and Fruit!
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  New Acting Medical Officer of Health Now at Health Unit
  Outbreak at St. Joseph's Hospital - 5 South
  Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness – Versa Care Thunder Bay
  Outbreak Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Outbreak Over at St. Joseph’s Hospital
  Outbreak Over at Versa Care Thunder Bay
  Thunder Bay Drug Strategy Consultation Report Released on Substance Misuse Issues in Thunder Bay
  February
  Ecole Gron Morgan Students Walk with “Wolfie” to Celebrate Winter Activity
  Health Unit and the Health Sciences Centre Receive Research Funding
  Holy Cross School Gets Ignited with the Olympic Spirit
  Outbreak Declared Over at Bethammi Nursing Home
  Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness – Hospice & Palliative Care Program (4 North) at St. Joseph's Hospital
  Outbreak of Respiratory Illness – Geraldton District Hospital Acute Care Unit
  Outbreak Over - Geraldton District Hospital Acute Care Unit
  Outbreak Over at Dawson Court Home for the Aged
  Outbreak Over at St. Joseph’s Hospital
  Outbreak Over at Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre
  Public Performance of the “H1N1 Song” by Grade 5 Students at Woodcrest School
  Record Number of Smokers Agree It's About Time to Quit!
  Smokers Put Pets at Risk
  Tobacco Free Hockey Tournament - The First of its Kind
  January
  2010 Board of Health Elections
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak – Bethammi Nursing Home
  Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak - Thunder Bay Interim Long Term Care
  Gastrointestinal Outbreak Declared at Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre - Unit 2C
  Local Production of "Smashed" Premieres
  Norovirus Identified in Three of Four Local GI Outbreaks
  NutriSTEP® Report on Children’s Eating and Activity Habits Released
  Outbreak Now Facility-Wide at Dawson Court
  Outbreak Now Facility-Wide at Pioneer Ridge
  Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness – Dawson Court 1 North and 2 North
  Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness - Pioneer Ridge Plaza One
  Outbreak Over at Pioneer Ridge
  Outbreak Over at Pioneer Ridge
  Outbreak Over at Thunder Bay Interim Long Term Care
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