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With a long pandemic winter ahead, Ontario is earmarking $24 million to boost counselling and other mental health supports for children and youth feeling the effects of COVID 19 isolation. Almost...
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It has been a rule of thumb in a global pandemic that has everyone rethinking every interaction with anyone else the 15 minute mark. The simple message from public health authorities...
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The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Friday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 7 a.m. A COVID 19...
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EDMONTON — On the same day the Alberta government announced a pilot project for testing international travellers for COVID 19, the province’s top doctor announced further restrictions on non urgent surgeries in...
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TORONTO Canada has more than 23, 400 active cases of COVID 19, with nearly in the last day. Here s what else you need to know to start...
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Toronto police say they plan to tackle the insidious and growing problem of gun and gang violence with new “neighbourhood teams” that link community members with dedicated officers, and a...
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TORONTO Canada has reported its highest number of COVID 19 cases in a single day, breaking a record set in the spring as two provinces announced their worst...
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TORONTO As the days grow greyer and the trees start shedding their leaves, mental health professionals are starting to worry about how hard seasonal depression could hit...
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Toronto police cold case Det. Sgt. Steve Smith was in his office at police headquarters when the call came in early this month. It was from Ontario’s Centre of Forensic Sciences,...
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OTTAWA—Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole accused Justin Trudeau of “playing a game with people’s lives” as another bitter political dispute brewed over the latest Opposition demands for a wide ranging probe into...
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TORONTO After last month’s largely chaotic U.S. presidential debate, NBC reporter Kristen Welker will take over the reins in what could be another explosive night. Welker has...
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WestJet’s move to issue refunds for cancelled flights due to COVID 19 boosts pressure on Air Canada to be more liberal with its refund policies, airline industry experts say. WestJet, which...
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Pimicikamak Cree Nation, located more than 770 kilometres north of Winnipeg, closed its borders in March in the hopes of limiting the spread of COVID 19. SHARE TORONTO...
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Albertas chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw provided an update, from Edmonton on June 17, 2020, on COVID 19 and the ongoing work to protect public health. photography by...
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U.S. regulators on Thursday approved the first drug to treat COVID 19 remdesivir, an antiviral medicine given through an IV for patients needing hospitalization. The drug, which California based Gilead Sciences Inc....
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Hundreds of fewer people in mental health crises are being detained by Peel police since new mental health rapid response teams were introduced earlier this year, the service says. Peel’s...
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TORONTO That chill in the air usually brings thoughts of the winter to come and then the yearly debate begins When is the best time to put...
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OTTAWA—Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan has succinct words of advice for white supremacists looking to join the Canadian Armed Forces. “One thing I can assure you, we will find you. And...
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WINNIPEG In the deadliest day of the pandemic in Manitoba, health officials announced Thursday four more people have died of COVID 19. These most recent deaths include a...
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After meeting last month in perhaps the most chaotic debate in modern history, U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, will take the stage Thursday to give...