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    Toronto Mayor John Tory and the city’s medical officer of health Dr. Eileen de Villa and other officials are expected to deliver an update Wednesday on the city’s ongoing COVID-19 response as it continues to be under lockdown, along with Peel Region. Ontario’s auditor general released her report on the province’s COVID-19 response, which concluded it was slower and more reactive than that of other provinces, hampered by “delays and confusion in decision-making.” Ontario reported 1,373 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the provincial total to 107,883. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7483243/ontario-coronavirus-cases-november-25-covid19/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #COVID #GlobalNews #Toronto #Coronavirus

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