Northern Ontario News | Local Breaking | CTV News Northern Ontario

Conversation best for parents when making vaccine decision

Experts say a calm, cool and collected conversation is best, particularly between co-parents as you try to make a decision on what's best for your child surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine. Kids five to 11 started receiving their vaccines in parts of northern Ontario Friday.

Child vaccination taking place in Sudbury, Ont. Nov.26/21 (Supplied by Public Health Sudbury and Districts)

Stories by region

Sudbury

Conversation best for parents when making vaccine decision

Experts say a calm, cool and collected conversation is best, particularly between co-parents as you try to make a decision on what's best for your child surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine. Kids five to 11 started receiving their vaccines in parts of northern Ontario Friday.

Child vaccination taking place in Sudbury, Ont. Nov.26/21 (Supplied by Public Health Sudbury and Districts)

North Bay

Sault Ste. Marie

Timmins

STAY CONNECTED

Editor's Picks

SPONSORED

SPONSORED | The Salvation Army is giving hope, joy and love to the community’s most vulnerable this holiday season

While many Canadians will be celebrating the upcoming holidays with their loved ones, the past year has been especially challenging for those struggling with homelessness, hunger, mental health and unemployment. The Salvation Army’s 2021 iconic Christmas Kettle Campaign kicks off on November 18th and runs until December 24th, with a goal of raising $12 million for those in need.

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

What is this new coronavirus variant in South Africa?

South African scientists have identified a new version of the coronavirus this week that they say is behind a recent spike in COVID-19 infections in Gauteng, the country’s most populous province. It’s unclear where the new variant actually arose, but it was first detected by scientists in South Africa and has also been seen in travellers to Hong Kong and Botswana.

ACROSS CANADA

WHERE TO WATCH US

  • Bell Fibe: 1230
  • Bell Satellite:  588
  • Cogeco : 9
  • Eastlink (Sturgeon Falls):  5
  • Eastlink (South of North Bay to Novar):  6
  • Shaw Satellite: 643

 

  • Antenna: 2
  • Bell Fibe: 231
  • Bell ExpressVu: 590
  • Shaw Cable: 11
  • Shaw Satellite: 641
  • Antenna: 5
  • Bell Fibe:  402
  • Bell Satellite:  61, 221
  • Eastlink:  4
  • Shaw Direct:  356(classic), 050(advanced)
  • Vianet:  127SC
  • Bell Fibe:  6
  • Bell Satellite:  589
  • Eastlink:  4
  • Shaw Direct: 642