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Peterborough Air Quality Considered High Risk

BY Comms Team | PUBLISHED: Jun 05, 2023

Residents Advised to Take Precautions to Prevent Health Impacts Today, Peterborough Public Health (PPH) is advising residents to take precautions as outdoor air quality remains poor (at the high risk level) due to ongoing forest fires. Smoke from forest fires throughout the province and from Quebec is present in the air in our region. Forest […]

Peterborough Public Health Issues Drug-Poisoning Alert

BY Comms Team | PUBLISHED: Jun 01, 2023

Residents Urged to Carry Naloxone and Recognize the Signs of a Drug-Poisoning  Today, Peterborough Public Health issued a warning following an increase in suspected drug-poisonings.   On Thursday, June 1, Peterborough Public Health detected a high number of drug-poisonings that occurred yesterday in Peterborough City/County. Poisonings were responded to by 911 first responders, emergency department staff, and […]