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Published on Thursday, November 10

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) performed an inspection on November 7, 2022 at Pro Nails, 8474 Wyandotte St. East, in the City of Windsor after receiving a complaint from a member of the public.

Published on Tuesday, November 8

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Windsor-Essex County Health Unit Board of Health Meeting Thursday, November 10, 2022

Published on Thursday, November 3

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Windsor-Essex Residents Encouraged to Get Vaccinated

Published on Wednesday, October 12

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Following a systematic and thorough search the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) Board of Health has named a new permanent Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dr. Ken Blanchette.

Published on Tuesday, September 20

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A Windsor-Essex County (WEC) resident has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV).

Published on Wednesday, September 14

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The following statement can be attributed to the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit regarding Secondary School Student Suspensions for Incomplete Immunization Records

Published on Thursday, September 8

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Today's media briefing at 8:30 a.m. is cancelled. Moving forward, the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit will hold one media briefing per week, taking place on Wednesday mornings at 8:30 a.m.

Published on Tuesday, August 30

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After more than a year leading the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) through the continued COVID-19 pandemic, Chief Executive Officer Nicole Dupuis has announced her resignation for personal and family reasons.

Published on Monday, August 29

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On Tuesday, August 30, 2022, Nicole Dupuis, CEO of the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit and Board of Health Chair, Mr. Gary McNamara, will host a virtual media briefing to discuss upcoming changes at the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit.

Published on Monday, August 29

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August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day, where we remember the lives lost due to an opioid overdose and take collective action to end stigma by creating a more inclusive environment for people who use substances.