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Monthly Archives: December 2013

Public Health Upgrades Frostbite Alert to Frostbite Warning

December 31, 2013 – To help vulnerable residents cope with the continuing extreme cold weather, Peterborough Public Health is upgrading its previous Frostbite Alert to a Frostbite Warning for Peterborough City and County and Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations because of forecasted wind chill values of -41 for Wednesday, January 1, 2014 and Thursday, […]

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Public Health Issues Frostbite Alert for the City and County of Peterborough and Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations

Monday, December 30, 2013, The Peterborough Public Health has issued a Frostbite Alert for this evening (December 30) because of a forecasted wind chill of -30. Extreme cold events are a potentially significant health risk and can have a severe impact on the health of vulnerable populations including infants, the elderly, people with circulatory problems, […]

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Public Health Lifts Frostbite Alert

December 27, 2013 – With the forecast of warmer temperatures Peterborough Public Health is lifting the Frostbite Alert issued for December 25th and 26th for residents of Peterborough County and City and Curve Lake and Hiawatha First Nations. Even though the Frostbite Alert has been lifted, residents are reminded to take precautions in cold weather, […]

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Frostbite Alert Issued for December 25

December 24, 2013 – The Peterborough Public Health has issued a Frostbite Alert for Wednesday, December 25th because of a forecasted wind chill of -32. Extreme cold events are a potentially significant health risk and can have a severe impact on the health of vulnerable populations including infants, the elderly, people with circulatory problems, and […]

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By-law for Mandatory Food Handler Training at Local Food Premises Takes Effect January 1

December 23, 2013 – Food Handler Training Courses Offered Free of Charge at Public Health The Peterborough Public Health is reminding residents and food premises that a new by-law takes effect in the City and County of Peterborough on January 1, 2014 making it mandatory for high-risk food premises to have at least one certified food handler […]

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