NEWSCAST - Wednesday 11th November 2020

NEWSCAST - Wednesday 11th November 2020

Pritha Mukherji

COVID-19 UPDATE:
- Provincial health officials are reporting 1,426 new COVID-19 cases today, up from the 1,388 confirmed on Tuesday and the 987 recorded one week ago.
CAMPUS:
- Donna Kotsopoulos has been appointed Western’s next dean of the Faculty of Education.
LOCAL AND NATIONAL:
- Police in London, Ont. have charged two people in connection with a Halloween party that drew more than 150 people to a home near Western University.
- It will be a different sight than usual on Wednesday as London, Ont., prepares to mark Remembrance Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
This year’s ceremony will still take place at the London Cenotaph in Victoria Park, however it will feature no parade and limited attendance.
INTERNATIONAL:
- Hungary's government has drafted a change to the country's constitution that would in effect ban adoption by same-sex couples.
WEATHER:
- On Thursday, expect a temperature of 11 degrees with sunny skies. Moving onto Friday expect temperatures to be 12 degrees with sunny skies. Expect temperatures to be at a max. Of 13 degrees.