Radio Western Morning News

NEWSCAST - Tuesday, September 15th, 2020

Navaneeth Mohan

COVID UPDATE
Ontario is reporting another 251 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, a decline from the 14-week high logged a day earlier.
The majority of the cases were in people between the ages of 20 and 39. According to the province’s epidemiology report, 116 of Tuesday’s cases were within that age demographic.

CAMPUS:
Western University doubled its COVID-19 testing capacity after having turn away hundreds of students yesterday, and London's two assessment centres saw hours-long line-ups as fears about a community outbreak of the deadly coronavirus continued to grow.

LOCAL:
Students on at least 19 bus routes in southwestern Ontario had to find another way to get to class this morning because their routes were cancelled.

SPORTS:
Canada's Denis Shapovalov is heading to the second round of the Italian Open.
The No. 12 seed from Richmond Hill, Ont., beat world No. 37 Guido Pella of Argentina 6-2, 6-3 on Tuesday at the ATP Masters 1000 clay-court event.

WEATHER:
Yet another beautiful day to be outside, ironically. Except for a small chance of showers tomorrow evening, the week will see highs of 18 - 20 and lows of 8-10 degrees.