NEWSCAST - Monday 26th October 2020

NEWSCAST - Monday 26th October 2020

Pritha Mukherji

COVID-19 UPDATE:
- Ontario reported 851 new cases of coronavirus on Monday, bringing the provincial total to 71,224.
CAMPUS:
- Several Western students are among those receiving the prestigious BBPA scholarship this year, even as applications more than tripled this fall.
LOCAL AND NATIONAL:
- The Middlesex London health unit is reporting one new death linked to the novel coronavirus on Saturday.
- A London police officer who rescued a dog found dangling from a fence paid a visit to the recovering canine over the weekend.
INTERNATIONAL:
- New measures to combat a surge in coronavirus cases have come into force in Italy with gyms, swimming pools, cinemas and theatres closed.
WEATHER:
- On Tuesday, expect a temperature of 6 degrees with cloudy skies. Moving onto Wednesday expect temperatures to be 7 degrees with sunny skies. Expect temperatures to be at a max. Of 7 degrees.