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|2 positive cases of COVID-19 confirmed at Nunavut's Hope Bay mine - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 18:58:35 EDT|
Two positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Hope Bay mine, according to Nunavut’s chief public health officer.
|B.C. migrant, undocumented workers rally for permanent residency program - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 21:07:30 EDT|
Migrant workers and advocates called for a "just recovery'' from the COVID-19 pandemic during a digital rally on Saturday based out of Vancouver.
|Loblaws issues national recall for artichoke dip - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:11:45 EDT|
Loblaws is recalling their PC Blue Menu brand Artichoke & Asiago Dip in Canada since the packaging fails to warn buyers it may contain egg.
|Ontario health-care worker returns home six months after testing positive for COVID-19 - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 20:21:35 EDT|
Six months ago, cross-border health-care worker Torry Robertson of LaSalle, Ont., contracted COVID-19 — leading to renal failure, a super bug, bacterial pneumonia and almost 40 days connected to a ventilator. But Friday, he was finally given the green light to go home, with neighbours, friends and family members cheering him on.
|Denis Shapovalov beats Grigor Dimitrov to advance to semis at Italian Open - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:06:29 EDT|
No. 12 seed Denis Shapovalov from Richmond Hill, Ont., edged No. 15 seed Grigor Dimitrov 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 in the quarterfinals Saturday to notch his first career win in three matches against the Bulgarian.
|Premier limits gathering sizes provincewide as Ontario reports 407 new cases of COVID-19 - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 11:31:55 EDT|
Premier Doug Ford has announced that tighter restrictions on social gatherings that were made in high-risk areas last week have now been mandated in all regions of the province.
|Arrests made amid ongoing tensions as Mi'kmaw lobster fishery begins - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:58:32 EDT|
Two people have been arrested as tensions continue to run high in Nova Scotia on Friday. Many gathered to support, and oppose, a First Nation's new moderate livelihood fishery outside the regular lobster season.
|Byelections called for Toronto Centre, York Centre on Oct. 26 - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:37:59 EDT|
Voters in two Toronto ridings will head to the polls on Oct. 26 to choose new MPs.
|Dying Windsor woman gets exemption, sees U.S. parents for final time - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:04:34 EDT|
Diane Costello, a colorectal cancer patient in Windsor, Ont., has gotten her dying wish to see her American parents one last time after public health officials granted them an exemption to COVID-19 border restrictions.
|Public Health Agency of Canada president resigns as COVID-19 cases spike - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 15:04:04 EDT|
The president of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is stepping down only 18 months into the job, leaving the federal agency tasked with coordinating the country's COVID-19 response without a seasoned leader.
|'That grin, that big heart': Remembering Terry Fox, the Marathon of Hope and one day in Thunder Bay - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 07:30:00 EDT|
Bill Vigars, a close friend and confidante of Terry Fox, recalls the last days of the Marathon of Hope in Thunder Bay, Ont., and the inspiration it gave Canadians as a virtual version of the annual run is set to go ahead Sunday, 40 years later.
|Sorry to burst your COVID-19 'social bubble' but even small gatherings are getting riskier - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 04:00:00 EDT|
Whether you call it a social circle, household bubble or some other catchy term, it’s a concept being used across Canada to help people socialize safely. But with COVID-19 case counts rising, some warn the approach is getting riskier.
|Schitt's Creek takes home first Emmy - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:09:29 EDT|
The smash Canadian comedy series Schitt's Creek has won its first Emmy Award, with John Comerford and Lisa Parasyn taking home the prize for outstanding casting for a comedy series.
|Man sentenced to 7 years in gas-and-dash death of Alberta gas station owner - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 11:03:57 EDT|
A Spruce Grove, Alta., man has been sentenced to seven years in prison in the 2017 death of a Thorsby gas station owner who was run over and killed as he tried to halt a gas-and-dash.
|CMHC to get name change to reflect changing focus away from just home ownership - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 12:15:29 EDT|
The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. will be getting a new name in the coming months, part of a larger rebranding by the federal housing agency to better reflect its changing mandate.
|'She'd still be alive': B.C. family wants answers after ambulance takes 3 hours to arrive - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 21:28:00 -0400|
A Coquitlam woman is dead and her family is fighting for answers after it took more than three hours for an ambulance to arrive, even though a neighbour and former firefighter was also sounding the alarm.
|No winning ticket sold for Saturday night's $5-million Lotto 649 jackpot - Sun, 20 Sep 2020 07:45:30 -0400|
No winning ticket was sold for the $5-million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.
|'A great public servant': Outpouring of tributes following John Turner's death - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 18:51:00 -0400|
Canadians far and wide are sharing touching tributes following the death of John Turner, Canada’s 17th prime minister.
|Ontario slashes gathering sizes for entire province as alarm bells ring over COVID-19 spike - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 09:08:00 -0400|
Ontario Premier Doug Ford has expanded new social gathering restrictions across the entire province, saying that "alarm bells are ringing" as COVID-19 cases continue to surge.
|B.C. government extends temporary patio and alcohol delivery rules - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 12:19:00 -0400|
The patio permits will be extended by a full year, and the rule allowing restaurants to sell alcohol with take-out will be extended to March 31, 2021.
|Fishermen demand intervention in Nova Scotia lobster dispute - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 15:18:00 -0400|
A blockade was put in place Saturday morning at the wharf in Saulnierville, N.S., as an ongoing dispute between Indigenous and non-Indigenous fishermen continues.
|Ontario's COVID-19 cases spike past 400 for second straight day - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:19:00 -0400|
Ontario is reporting another increase in COVID-19 cases, recording more than 400 new infections for the second straight day.
|Families cope with rocky school start when sniffles could mean COVID-19 tests, self-isolation - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:04:00 -0400|
The start of school is typically a stressful time for families, but none more so than this year as families try to adjust to a new reality in which even the slightest sniffle or minor headache could mean COVID-19 tests, days of isolation, and interruptions to education and work.
|Quebec reports 427 more positive COVID-19 cases, most since the end of May - Sat, 19 Sep 2020 11:18:00 -0400|
Quebec public health authorities announced Saturday that 67,080 people have now tested positive for COVID-19 and 5,797 people have died due to the disease since the start of the pandemic.
|Quebec Premier Francois Legault tests negative for COVID-19 but will self-isolate until Sept. 28 - Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:22:00 -0400|
Quebec Premier François Legault, who met one-on-one with new Conservative leader Erin O'Toole on Monday -- and went on to meet with a host of Canada's other political leaders -- got a COVID-19 test and announced Saturday it was negative.