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Since at least October 2020, some Canadians have been concerned about rumours of Covid-19 “internment camps.” In reality, there may be no barbed wire or gun turrets, but a number of travellers have ex...

2/10/2021 4:44:00 AM

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There had to be an election in 2021. That’s the law. It’s not my law, it is the law,” he told reporters Tuesday when questioned about his choice. “And I said I would follow the law, which we should fo...

2/10/2021 3:08:00 AM

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British Columbia health officials have reported 435 new cases – including 23 in Island Health – and four deaths from COVID-19.

2/10/2021 1:51:00 AM

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Health Canada regulators agree with Pfizer and BioNTech that you can regularly get six doses out of each vial of their. Health Canada’s chief medical adviser Dr. Supriya Sharma says Canada is amending...

2/9/2021 7:30:00 PM

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Ottawa says it is footing a multi-billion-dollar bill for the provinces to buy personal protective equipment, rapid COVID-19 tests and vaccines and

2/9/2021 3:49:00 PM

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The province is reporting an additional death linked to COVID-19, in a resident of Manoir Belle Vue, an adult residential facility in Edmundston.

2/9/2021 2:15:00 PM

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The Canadian province of Alberta is providing rapid COVID-19 tests for a pilot program at Suncor Energy Inc's main oil sands plant and a nearby First Nations and Métis community, the government said o

2/9/2021 2:03:00 PM

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The first case of the B.117 variant of COVID-19, also known as the U.K. variant and one of the “variants of concern” the province has been tracking for weeks now, has been found in the province, publi...

2/9/2021 11:12:00 AM

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Quebec eased up on COVID-19 restrictions this week — right as it announced that more variants of the virus have arrived, with two patients infected with the South African variant. Authorities said in ...

2/9/2021 11:11:00 AM

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Alberta reported on Tuesday just 195 new cases of COVID-19 on and 12 more related deaths, including the ninth death of an Albertan under the age of 30.

2/9/2021 9:43:00 AM

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A third COVID-19 variant has emerged in Canada, experts confirmed Sunday. The Ontario resident infected is now in Toronto hospital. Toronto Public Health stated in a news release issued on Sunday (Feb...

2/9/2021 8:45:00 AM

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says starting next week, anyone arriving in Canada by land will also need to show a recent negative COVID-19 test. Trudeau says the new measure will kick in Feb. 15. The ...

2/9/2021 8:45:00 AM

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Canada had administered 2.7 COVID-19 vaccination doses per 100 people compared to 61.7 for Israel and 16.2 for the United Kingdom. By contrast, Canada has signed contracts with seven different compani...

2/9/2021 5:28:00 AM

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Ontario Premier Doug Ford said Monday that his province’s state of emergency will not be extended, while authorities in Quebec, Alberta and Nova Scotia began lifting COVID-19 restrictions. Ford told r...

2/8/2021 12:30:00 PM

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Moderna’s delivery of COVID-19 vaccines to Canada has hit delays because the company has encountered problems with its European supply chain and

2/8/2021 11:59:00 AM

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Given the urgent state of the pandemic and Canada’s lagging vaccination effort, mixing vaccines should advance to clinical trial in Canada, experts recommend

2/8/2021 11:49:00 AM

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The Saskatchewan government reported three news deaths due to COVID-19, along with 194 new cases and 241 recoveries in its daily update on Sunday. One of the three deaths was recorded in the Regina zo...

2/8/2021 11:40:00 AM

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Manitoba is reporting the lowest COVID-19 case count it has seen since mid-October. On Monday, the province announced 53 new cases had been identified – the lowest single-day case count since October ...

2/8/2021 11:36:00 AM

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Alberta announced 269 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, including 25 more cases of the variant strain first identified in the United Kingdom.

2/8/2021 11:30:00 AM

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The start of the new week marks also Alberta's first step toward reopening and the week it will again have Pfizer vaccine doses on hand.

2/8/2021 11:30:00 AM

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Autosphere.ca conducted a series of interviews with collision repairers across Canada to find out how COVID-19 has impacted their business.

2/8/2021 8:35:00 AM

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Here are some examples of how hotels and quarantine facilities are being used to keep the virus from spreading through communities.

2/8/2021 7:45:00 AM

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Canada’s languid vaccination efforts have no chance of improvement this week with just 70,200 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine scheduled to start arriving. Provinces and territories have already a...

2/8/2021 7:40:00 AM

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The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of Monday Feb. 8, 2021. _ Canada: 804,260 confirmed cases (44,727 active, 738,766 resolved, 20,767 deaths).The total case count includes 13 ...

2/8/2021 6:50:00 AM

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Quebec recorded 32 more deaths from COVID-19, making it the first province to cross the grim threshold of 10,000 deaths from the virus.

2/8/2021 5:21:00 AM

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Nova Scotia reported one new COVID-19 case on Monday. As with other recent cases, it's in the central health zone and related to travel outside of Atlantic Canada. The number of active cases is unchan

2/8/2021 2:18:00 AM

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Ontario reported 1,388 new cases of COVID-19 and 45 additional deaths. The number of people hospitalized because of COVID-19 in Ontario was sitting at 926 – a drop

2/7/2021 6:31:00 PM

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PaperWeek Canada 2021 kicked off today – the first to be held virtually in the conference's 107-year history. The online format, hosted by the Pulp &

2/7/2021 4:00:00 PM

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Ontario’s first case of the coronavirus variant first detected in Brazil has been reported in Toronto. Toronto Public Health confirmed the case in a news release issued Sunday afternoon. It is also be...

2/7/2021 1:34:00 PM

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A Quebec Superior Court judge has ruled in favour of a group of Hassidic Jews who had challenged the province’s COVID-19 restrictions on religious gatherings. The ruling delivered today by Justice Cha...

2/7/2021 10:55:00 AM