The wife of the Canadian prime minister tested positive for the Wuhan virus last night.
The prime minister will have to quarantine himself for two weeks. He's also considering steps to close the borders to limit the virus.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government will warn Canadians against international travel and is considering tightening the border to some international travellers.
Public schools will be closed for the next three weeks in Ontario. Canadian universities are starting to cancel their classes.
Vancouver has learned that a shortage of personal protective equipment for physicians and support staff has Vancouver doctors turning patients away from their offices as the provincial health-care system begins to show the strain of potential COVID-19 infections.
Doctors of BC, an association of doctors and medical residents, says physicians across the province are concerned about the shortage of supplies like face masks, with no timeline for new supplies despite a government injection of hundreds of millions of dollars.
No matter how this plays out, it certainly won't be boring.