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Global News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 surge in Ontario’s Waterloo region blamed on Delta variant” – below is their description.
As Ontario moves towards lifting COVID-19 restrictions, the Waterloo region is reporting a surge in COVID-19 cases due to the Delta variant.
That’s putting the area at risk of returning to lockdown.
Jamie Maraucher reports on how the variant may have been transmitted and what experts say needs to be done to control the spread.
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