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Advisory specifically aimed at those who travelled on Blue Puttees between Dec. 29 and Jan. 16, when crew member who tested positive was on board

1/21/2021 4:56:00 AM

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It's time-out for sports in red zones of New Brunswick. According to the province's red phase of recovery, all organized sports have been cancelled and gyms and fitness centres are closed. For minor h...

1/21/2021 3:00:00 AM

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Despite rules requiring Canada-bound passengers to test negative for COVID-19, a man east of the city reportedly died from the virus Wednesday morning just hours after arriving from Nigeria, the Toron...

1/20/2021 4:10:00 PM

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Canada's annual inflation rate slowed to 0.7% in December from 1.0% the previous month amid a new round of COVID-19 lockdowns and declining costs of airplane tickets, clothing and footwear, Statistics...

1/20/2021 3:32:00 PM

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A spokesman says the testing was done on a voluntary basis at the Dixie Road site, where more than 4,500 people work, up until Tuesday

1/20/2021 2:39:00 PM

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Ontario is reporting an increase in COVID-19 cases on Wednesday while Toronto sees more than 900 new infections reported that same day.

1/20/2021 8:50:00 AM

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Another Ontario COVID-19 official has resigned over foreign travel. Premier Doug Ford’s office says he has accepted the resignation of Linda Hasenfratz as a member of Ontario’s COVID-19 Vaccination Di...

1/20/2021 4:53:00 AM

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Canada has ordered the world’s largest number of coronavirus vaccine doses per capita – among which only two candidates have been approved so far.

1/20/2021 4:36:00 AM

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Incoming U.S. President Joe Biden campaigned on a starkly different vision for America's future than Donald Trump, and now that he’s in the White House, experts say Canadians can expect some big chang...

1/20/2021 3:45:00 AM

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Meanwhile, India has begun supplying to its neighbouring countries on Wednesday, at the nation strikes a balance between maintaining enough doses to

1/20/2021 3:16:00 AM

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A first of its kind research project is underway at the University of Manitoba to try to detect the presence of viruses, including COVID-19, in the Red and Assiniboine Rivers.

1/19/2021 6:21:00 PM

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CALGARY -- Alberta is rescheduling some second-dose appointments of COVID-19 vaccinations due to shortages in vaccine. It comes one day after the province stopped all first-dose appointments due to Pf...

1/19/2021 6:07:00 PM

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The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times eastern): 5:55 p.m. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe says he won't shut down all restaurants and bars because a few are flouting COVID-19 ru...

1/19/2021 3:12:00 PM

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Over the next three months, the province said it will focus on vaccine delivery to health-care workers directly involved in the COVID-19 response.

1/19/2021 2:23:00 PM

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Frustrated at a fluctuating vaccine supply and the aggressive spread of COVID-19 in his province, Quebec Premier François Legault demanded Monday

1/19/2021 2:15:00 PM

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Saskatchewan continues to lead the country in the number of active cases per 100,000, according to Health Canada. As of Jan. 18, Saskatchewan reportedly has 363 active cases per 100,000 population. Th...

1/19/2021 10:59:00 AM

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Tony Alexis is criticizing the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Alberta. In November 2020, The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) released preliminary guidance on the key populations for ea...

1/19/2021 10:47:00 AM

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Quebec is reporting 1,386 new cases and 55 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus pandemic Tuesday. The caseload has reached 245,734, while recoveries have topped 217,575. The death toll st...

1/19/2021 10:33:00 AM

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Businesses are being warned about a scam that is circulating involving fake COVID-19 relief programs by fraudsters posing as government employees or agencies, and in some cases, friends and co-workers...

1/19/2021 10:31:00 AM

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EDMONTON -- Alberta reported 456 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the lowest it had since Oct. 28. The lab system conducted some 8,200 tests the day before, leaving its provincial positivity rate sittin...

1/19/2021 10:27:00 AM

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Prince Edward Island's premier says public health orders should soon be eased across the province because of its low COVID-19 infection rate.

1/19/2021 10:03:00 AM

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CNW/ - Canadians everywhere are feeling the impact of COVID-19, on their families, their livelihoods and their way of

1/19/2021 9:12:00 AM

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Manitoba’s top doctor is set to provide an update on the province’s COVID-19 cases on Tuesday afternoon, just one day after hinting that new details are coming on the province’s public health orders.

1/19/2021 6:29:00 AM

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Air Canada (TSX:AC) stock isn't without its fair share of risks, even with a handful of effective COVID-19 vaccines that could crush the pandemic.

1/19/2021 4:58:00 AM

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They don’t fall into the Phase 1 categories despite risks. “To a certain extent I think we have been kind of forgotten.”

1/19/2021 2:06:00 AM

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Chief medical officer of health Dr. Jennifer Russell said the number of new cases was the largest single day tally since the pandemic began, with 24 alone reported in the Edmundston-Grand Falls area.

1/18/2021 6:38:00 PM

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Over the weekend health officials reported 10 additional COVID-19-related deaths and said another 369 Manitobans have fallen ill with the virus.

1/18/2021 5:37:00 PM

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As some provinces continue to toy with pilot projects, a federal expert panel recommended Friday that the use of rapid tests as a screening tool for

1/18/2021 2:55:00 PM

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Warkworth Institution south of Peterborough is among the federal first prisons in Canada to administer COVID-19 vaccines to their inmate populations.

1/18/2021 1:56:00 PM

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From their homes in far-flung locations like Guatemala, Mexico, and Honduras, migrant workers are telling Dennis Juarez how new travel restrictions

1/18/2021 12:48:00 PM