News

Members of newsrooms and media groups across the district:

If you would like to contact us about a media release, public health story or issue, or you would like to request an interview, please contact the Media Line via email: news@tbdhu.com. The email will be received by the communications team from 8:30 to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday, to ensure your request is seen in a timely manner. TBDHU is committed to providing media with access to information about our services, programs and initiatives in a timely manner. Media requests from accredited media (representatives of a recognized media organization) are given priority.

Urgent after-hours inquiries can be made by calling the Thunder Bay Answering Service at (807) 624-1280.

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September 24, 2020
September 24, 2020 - The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has confirmed the…
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September 23, 2020
September 23, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of…
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September 21, 2020
September 21, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of…
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September 17, 2020
September 17, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of…
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September 10, 2020
September 10, 2020 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit is announcing that catch-up immunization…
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September 02, 2020
September 2, 2020 - On March 13, 2020, schools across Ontario closed their doors without us knowing…
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September 01, 2020
September 1, 2020 - The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has confirmed the…
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September 01, 2020
September 1, 2020 - The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has confirmed the…
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August 26, 2020
August 26, 2020 - The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has confirmed the…
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August 24, 2020
August 24, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 2 (two) new case of COVID-…
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August 20, 2020
August 20, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 2 (two) new case of COVID-…
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August 11, 2020
August 11, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-…
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August 05, 2020
August 5, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
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August 04, 2020
August 4, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit Reporting Low Risk Exposure to COVID-19 on Flight…
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August 01, 2020
August 2, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
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July 31, 2020
July 31, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 2 (two) new cases of COVID-19…
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July 28, 2020
July 28, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
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July 25, 2020
July 25, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
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July 18, 2020
July 18, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
Masks or Face Coverings required for Indoor Public Spaces
July 16, 2020
July 16, 2020 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) will be requiring the use of masks or…
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July 03, 2020
July 3, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
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July 02, 2020
July 2, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
Outbreak Declared
June 29, 2020
June 29, 2020 - The outbreak of gastrointestinal illness at Bethammi Nursing Home – affecting the…
Outbreak Over
June 23, 2020
June 22, 2020 - The outbreak of gastrointestinal illness at Hogarth Riverview Manor – affecting 3…
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June 22, 2020
June 22, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 1 (one) new case of COVID-19…
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June 17, 2020
June 17, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 2 (two) new cases of COVID-19…
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June 15, 2020
June 15, 2020 - Officials at the Thunder Bay District Health Unit and St. Joseph’s Care Group have…
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June 12, 2020
June 12, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 2 (two) new cases of COVID-19…
Positive COVID-19 result from Surveillance testing at Pioneer Ridge Long-Term Care Home
June 07, 2020
June 7, 2020 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is investigating a case of COVID-19…