COVID BY THE NUMBERS THURSDAY: BRACEBRIDGE MAN, HUNTSVILLE WOMAN AMONG 88 LOCAL CASES IN MUSKOKA AND SIMCOE TODAY … 2,632 ONTARIO CASES, 42 DEATHS … TORONTO 987, PEEL 412, YORK 245 … BIDEN ACTS FAST ON COVID FILE WITH EXECUTIVE ORDERS … 37 PEOPLE IN HOSPITAL IN SIMCOE-MUSKOKA … 9 NEW DEATHS IN S-M BRINGS TOTAL TO 101 LOCALLY … 70,300 COVID TESTS YESTERDAY IN ONTARIO … 15,899 VACCINES IN ONTARIO YESTERDAY FOR TOTAL OF 253,817 … SURPASSES 237,564 COVID CASES IN PROVINCE SO FAR … NORTH SIMCOE-MUSKOKA AMONG SEVEN REGIONS TO FULLY VACCINATE LTC RESIDENTS ALONG WITH TORONTO, PEEL, YORK, OTTAWA, DURHAM AND WINDSOR-ESSEX …

Cool shot of cool canoeists on the internet this week shows snow man and woman up (or down) the river with at least one paddle.