Vaccines, variants and the grey zone: Where Ontario is at now


As Ontario fully enters the grey zone, case numbers are creeping upwards again.

While many citizens of the GTA are enjoying eased restrictions after a long lockdown, new COVID variants are circulating and modelling projections paint a grim picture.

At the same time, the vaccine rollout is truly getting underway and the number of people vaccinated is another number to watch.

So where exactly are we at in the COVID battle as a province? Ed Tubb, a Toronto Star assignment editor, has been following and reporting on COVID-19 data since the pandemic began. He joins “This Matters” again to look at the numbers, explain where the trends are pointing and parse out the current data.