Coronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and around the world on Thursday | CBC News
Ontarians are waking up under a new stay-at-home order today, but questions remain over how exactly the rules will be enforced.
The province announced the order earlier this week, part of a series of new restrictions as it declared a state of emergency over rising cases and hospitalizations. The restrictions took effect at 12:01 a.m. Thursday and will remain in place until at least Feb. 11.
On Wednesday evening, the Ontario government released the full text of the order outlining the conditions under which residents may leave their homes. The list includes: work, school and child care; obtaining goods and services deemed necessary such as groceries, health care and financial services; and exercise.
People who live alone can gather with members of a single…