Radio Western Evening News

Newscast Thursday September 17, 2020

Zach Friedman

 

COVID UPDATE:

Ontario is reporting nearly 300 new COVID-19 cases as the seven-day trend continues to increase in the province.

CAMPUS:

Western University is halting some campus activities – saying 28 students, so far, have tested positive for COVID-19 – and the London-area reported Thursday its largest one-day case jump in five weeks.

LOCAL:

London, Ont., by-law officers have issued two fines to a business found not following the mandatory face-covering by-law imposed to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.

SPORTS:

With the health and safety risks around COVID-19, and the inability to deliver a "phenomenal" event, the Niagara 2021 Canada Summer Games have been postponed until 2022.

WEATHER:

This week and the next one will continue to deliver on good weather. We will have daytime highs of 15 with plenty of sun this weekend.