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A staff member at Strabane's Riversdale Leisure Centre has received a positive COVID-19 test and the centre has been closed for the moment
Pupils 13+ must wear face coverings, but all are asked to do so, and also to wash their hands - meanwhile deep cleaning of buses continues
When the Executive meets on Thursday, the Health Minister may recommend reducing the number of people who can meet together in a household
We now have an average of over 27 new positive cases per day compared to approximately three per day a few weeks ago, says Health Minister
As fertility services resume, eligibility is extended by one year for those already on the list, says Mark H Durkan
First Covid death in a month in NI today and 165 new cases in past week - we must remain on high alert, says Health Minister Robin Swann
Solution to nursing shortage needed after £115m was spent on agency nurses last year, says Mark H Durkan
Altnagelvin midwife Rae King died in April - many '5k for Rae' fundraisers followed, including Derry, Arranmore Island, Sydney and New York
Cystic Fibrosis drug Kaftrio to be available to patients in Northern Ireland
Health Minister says wearing face coverings will show we care about those who were shielding at home due to underlying medical conditions
StopCOVID NI app uses bluetooth connectivity to alert you when you have been in proximity of someone who has tested positive for the virus

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Mayor joined Seamus Breslin and Trevor Temple at City Cemetery for Derry's 'History of the Headstones' tour to celebrate Good Relations Week
Council to reopen cemeteries from 8am – 7pm from this Saturday (19th September) but social distancing rules will still apply
Health Minister's £60,000 to keep Crisis Intervention Service running until April is welcome, but ongoing and long-term support is needed
Culmore Community Partnership opened the doors of the newly renovated Culmore Community Hub at Victoria Hall this week
Joe Mahon returns to UTV from Monday 21st September at 8pm in a brand new series, Lough Foyle