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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October 17, 2022
October 17, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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October 16, 2022
October 16, 2022  - Due to an issue with the supply of the Pfizer bivalent COVID-19 vaccine for the…
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October 13, 2022
October 13, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Chartwell Glacier Ridge…
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October 12, 2022
Purpose of this Advisory October 12, 2022 - We have been advised by Norwest CHC (via the Lifeguard…
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October 12, 2022
October 12, 2022 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group confirm…
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October 12, 2022
October 11, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022 - The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has confirmed the…
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October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Southbridge Care Homes confirm…
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October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Hogarth Riverview Manor confirm…
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October 04, 2022
October 4, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health unit (TBDHU) and Hogarth Riverview Manor confirm…
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October 03, 2022
October 3, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group confirm…
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September 30, 2022
September 30, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Southbridge Care Homes…
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September 30, 2022
September 30, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Southbridge Care Homes…
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September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 23, 2022
September 23, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Southbridge Care Homes…
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September 23, 2022
September 23, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Southbridge Care Homes…
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September 19, 2022
September 14, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 16, 2022
September 16, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 14, 2022
September 14, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 13, 2022
September 15, 2022 - Over the next 12 months, residents of Thunder Bay and District communities…
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September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and Southbridge Care Homes…
Bivalent vaccine launches
September 12, 2022
September 12, 2022 - This morning, the Province announced that the bivalent COVID-19 vaccine will…
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September 08, 2022
September 8, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 07, 2022
September 7, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
Outbreak Declared
September 07, 2022
September 7, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…
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September 06, 2022
September 6, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and the City of Thunder Bay…
Outbreak Declared
September 06, 2022
September 6, 2022 - The Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) and St. Joseph’s Care Group…