NEWSCAST - Monday 14th September 2020

NEWSCAST - Monday 14th September 2020

Pritha Mukherji

CAMPUS:
- The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) has informed Western University that five Western students who live off campus have tested positive for COVID-19.
- For many Canadian scholars, being elected into the Royal Society of Canada is a crowning achievement of their careers.
To neuroscientist Lisa Saksida – newly honoured into the into RSC, along with four other Western scholars – it is also a reminder of the teamwork that takes place in any successful research program, and that their collective work has only just started.
LOCAL AND NATIONAL:
- A downtown London nightclub closed its doors this weekend after one of its guests tested positive for COVID-19.
- Ontario health officials are reporting more than 200 new cases of COVID-19 for the third straight day.
INTERNATIONAL:
- Israel is to impose a new national lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus - with tough restrictions coming into effect on Jewish new year.
WEATHER:
- On Tuesday, expect a temperature of 22 degrees with cloudy skies. Moving onto Wednesday expect temperatures to be 23 degrees with sunny skies. Expect temperatures to be at a max. Of 18 degrees.