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|Former casino CEO, actress identified as couple who flew to Yukon, got COVID-19 vaccines - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 13:34:26 EST|
Married couple Rod and Ekaterina Baker are accused of flouting COVID-19 rules and lying about being local motel workers in order to obtain doses of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine in Beaver Creek, Yukon, last week. Rod Baker has resigned from his job as CEO of Great Canadian Gaming Corporation.
|Lynn Beyak, the senator who defended residential schools, is resigning - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:20:44 EST|
Lynn Beyak, the controversial senator from northwestern Ontario with a long history of making inflammatory remarks about Indigenous peoples, is resigning from the Red Chamber.
|Copycat pot edibles that look like candy are poisoning kids, doctors say - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
Can you tell the difference? Pot-laced edibles made to look like children's candy are leading to a spike in poisonings, raising questions about why the illegal websites are allowed to sell them.
|Hey Sidney Crosby, watch this kid's stickhandling skills - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:09:38 EST|
Washiiyeh Jeannotte, a member of the Algonquins of Barriere Lake, is hoping to inspire other Indigenous youth by providing a glimpse into his backyard rink practices via TikTok.
|Bertha Higgs, mother of New Brunswick premier, dies at 100 - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 13:30:40 EST|
New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs's mother, Bertha, died this morning at the age of 100.
|Restaurant in central Alberta serving diners in defiance of COVID-19 health orders - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:26:23 EST|
A central Alberta restaurant was open for eat-in diners over the weekend, defying an Alberta Health Services closure order issued to the business on Friday.
|Family, community mourn COVID-19 victim who rarely missed an Abbotsford city council meeting - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 07:00:00 EST|
William Joseph "Bill" Hireen, a proud veteran and fixture at Abbotsford, B.C., city council meetings, was diagnosed with COVID-19 in December. His battle lasted two weeks until his death on New Year's Eve. He was 93 years old.
|Astronomers discover huge exoplanet has the density of cotton candy - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
A team of international astronomers has discovered that a previously known planet is part of a group of exoplanets referred to as "super puffs," and it is teaching us that we still have a lot to learn about planetary formation.
|Appalling incidents like the Keyon Harrold Jr. case happen to Black kids here too - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
As Canadians, we shouldn't be so naive as to believe that what was seen in the viral video of the confrontation in a New York City hotel was unique to our neighbour to the south, writes Phillip Dwight Morgan.
|1 year after Canada's first coronavirus case, the COVID-19 pandemic rages on - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
Monday marks one year since the first case of the virus that causes COVID-19 was confirmed in Canada. While many of the lessons learned from the early days of the global pandemic are being applied to the second wave, concerns remain about inadequate protections in long-term care homes.
|A year of coronavirus in Canada: A look back at what we've faced during the pandemic - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
It's been a roller-coaster ride for many of us during Canada's first year of the coronavirus pandemic from the first lockdown to the arrival of vaccines.
|You've heard of net zero? These oil companies say they've reached 'net-negative' carbon emissions - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
'Net zero' is a popular goal these days for those looking to reduce their carbon footprint, usually with a timeline decades in the future. Now, a pair of Alberta companies claim they're using carbon capture technology to reach "negative" emissions by storing more CO2 underground than their operations produce.
|'This was the way to do it'— towns, First Nations, logging companies join up to manage Temagami forest - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 05:00:00 EST|
There's a new attempt to find a balance between the economy and the environment in northern Ontario's most watched forest.
|As doctors urge more COVID-19 testing in schools, millions of rapid tests sit unused - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:00:00 EST|
Doctors applaud the start of rapid test use in long-term care homes but say the tests should also be used as part of the safe reopening of schools in high community transmission areas.
|Contaminant from coal mines already high in some Alberta rivers: unreported data - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 09:30:00 EST|
Some Alberta rivers and streams have already been heavily contaminated by coal mining, unreported government data suggests.
|Ontario officially extends state of emergency and stay-at-home order by 14 days - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 13:32:00 -0500|
Ontario has officially extended the province's state of emergency and all orders associated with it, including the stay-at-home order, for an additional 14 days.
|Suspected RCMP secrecy breach fallout upgraded to 'severe': newly released documents - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 14:30:03 -0500|
New documents show Canada's cyberspy agency was so alarmed by the potential fallout from an alleged secrecy breach by a senior RCMP employee that it revised a damage assessment to "severe" from "high" in the days after his arrest.
|Front-line workers reflect on the toll of a year dealing with COVID-19 - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:47:00 -0500|
A year after the first case of COVID-19 was detected in Canada, front-line workers including nurses, teachers and grocery store employees are reflecting on the how they’ve adapted to keep themselves and Canadians safe.
|Filipina front-line workers are turning their pandemic struggles into art - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 19:06:00 -0500|
Filipina front-line workers in Canada are relieving built-up stress and anxiety by writing about their pandemic experiences, and their words have been turned into a new art installation.
|Ottawa teen fined for breaking Quebec curfew while trying to return to Ontario - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 17:39:00 -0500|
An Ottawa teen is facing a $561 fine for breaking curfew in Quebec after trying to get home from an ice fishing trip.
|How COVID-19 has changed daily life a year after Canada's first case - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:18:00 -0500|
On January 25th, 2020, Canadians were still living their lives like they always had: commuting to the office, visiting friends, dining out, hugging loved ones, vacationing. But the announcement that day of Canada's first COVID-19 case set in motion a chain of events that would soon change everything, even one year later.
|Residents of Ottawa's Trump Avenue call for name change after ex-president's tumultuous time in office - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 18:48:00 -0500|
Residents of Ottawa's Trump Avenue are looking to distance themselves from the controversy of the former President of the United States and have called upon their city councillor to help rename their street.
|Weekend update: 1,344 cases of COVID-19, 26 deaths in B.C. - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 10:44:00 -0500|
British Columbia recorded another 1,344 cases of COVID-19 over the weekend and 26 more deaths from the disease.
|After going weeks with no COVID-19 cases, Nunavut community sees new infections - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 16:51:00 -0500|
The centre of Nunavut's COVID-19 outbreak, Arviat, is now facing a second outbreak of the novel coronavirus.
|'Very concerning': Alberta reports first case of COVID-19 variant without travel exposure - Mon, 25 Jan 2021 12:47:00 -0500|
Alberta is expanding its capacity to test for COVID-19 variants as those cases tick up and officials believe one of the new strains was spread in the community.