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EDMONTON 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...
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A+ The northern Durham township of Brock is mourning following the loss of long time politician and mayor, Debbie Bath Hadden. Bath Hadden had been battling numerous forms of cancer and disease for...
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A+ The Canadian Union of Public Employees and the 2, 000 licensed practical nurses LPNs it represents are back in the spotlight. Last week it was the LPNs initiating the discussion...
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Friday to Saturday was the period that saw the most positive test results, with 527. Another 471 were recorded from Saturday to Sunday, and just 346 cases were confirmed between...
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Seventeen year old Lukas Laverty looking over his $561 ticket for breaking Quebec curfew laws. Dave Charbonneau / CTV News Ottawa SHARE OTTAWA An Ottawa teen is facing a...
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YELLOWKNIFE A 28 year old Alberta man has been charged with making threatening statements toward the chief public health officer of the Northwest Territories. Police say threats were made over the...
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In response to the Pfizer BioNTech delay in delivering vaccines to Ontario, public health officials in this province could extend the interval between the two doses that are given to...
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The Chatham Kent Police’s Intelligence Unit has taken down four large scale illegal cannabis grow operations, all within the past six months. Since September, police have seized more than 25, 000 pot plants...
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Onion Lake Cree Nation band council “banished” 32 people from its community in 2020 as they continue to fight illegal drug and gang activity. The banished individuals have “contravened and...
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The partnership between the airport and WestJet has included 340 travellers since November. Tests take around 15 minutes to produce results, and can be analyzed on site. “I think we’ve learned...
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Capilano River Regional Park has said goodbye to one of its last standing sentinel trees. The Douglas fir tree, estimated to be around 500 years old, two metres in diameter,...
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With concern rising about the availability of vaccines and whether health care workers are tested often enough, Public Health Sudbury and Districts PHSD has provided information on the actual requirements for...
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Both health units for the Kingston and Belleville regions are reporting no new cases of COVID 19 in their regions Monday. In Kingston, there are only 16 active cases of the...
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While Metro Vancouver’s streets didn’t receive the sprinkling of snow forecast over the weekend, the North Shore Mountains certainly got a big dumping of powder. Skiers and snowboarders will be...
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A Fort St. John man was sentenced last Tuesday to 20 months probation and 50 hours community service for an illegal cannabis grow op in June 2017. Edward James Fennell, 51,...
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Cases in Fort Frances and the region have decreased which is a good sign for the area but Dr. Kit Young Hoon, medical officer of health at the Northwestern Health...
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A recent report suggests despite Chatham Kent’s population increasing, it is not enough to keep up with the ongoing challenge of covering the municipality’s infrastructure costs. This is according to a...
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As a puppy, Dex had an overbite that made nursing impossible. So Cindi Ilchuk adopted and hand fed the dog until he was able to eat. Now he’s 10 years...
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VANCOUVER Two more cases of the COVID 19 strain first identified in South Africa have been diagnosed in British Columbia, bringing the total to three. The latest situation report posted...
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The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team says in a news release that it was directed to investigate the alleged assault last February. It says Cpl. Kire Kondoski and the woman...