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High school students say they're relieved about spending less time in school, but at the same time, miss socializing.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 15:49 | Felicia Parrillo
Ford says new modelling expected Thursday will show some improvement in how the second wave of the pandemic is playing out in the province.
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Global News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 15:25 |
The PCs estimate the new plan will come with an increased cost of $102 million.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 15:23 | Karla Renic
Don Mazankowski, who served as Member of Parliament for Vegreville for 25 years, passed away Tuesday night.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 15:15 | Emily Mertz
Saskatchewan Government Insurance says less than half the number of school zone speeders were caught last month compared to September 2019.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 15:04 | Thomas Piller
Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland called massive coronavirus spending "limited and temporary."
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 14:48 |
BC Wildfire predicting visible smoke from upcoming plans to burn wood piles near Naramata.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 14:33 | Doyle Potenteau
Goodlife Fitness is urging its members to write letters to Queen’s Park to after gyms in parts of the province were forced to close because of rising COVID-19 cases.
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The Toronto Star | October 28, 2020 - 14:31 | Breanna Xavier-Carter - Staff Reporter
When asked about the future re-opening of gyms in Ontario regions that have reverted to stage 2 in coronavirus restrictions, Premier Doug Ford on Wednesday said “there’s no one that wants to open the economy more than I do.” The question for Ford came after GoodLife Fitness sent an email to members asking gym-goers to...
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Global News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 14:27 |
Ottawa added 78 new coronavirus cases but no new deaths linked to COVID-19 on Wednesday, according to the local public health unit.
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Global News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 14:26 | Craig Lord
Ontario Labour Minister Monte McNaughton discusses the importance of following COVID-19 guidelines after a teacher was charged under the Occupational Health and Safety Act for allegedly not wearing required personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Global News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 14:07 |
The crash occurred on May 13 near Gibbons, about 40 kilometres north of Edmonton.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 13:59 |
Ontario Premier Doug Ford on Wednesday announced applications will be released for a new program: the COVID-19 Resilience Stream. This is a federal-provincial “funding stream” will make more than $1 billion available for municipalities, Indigenous communities, long-term care homes, day cares and schools, and other community projects, to further “critical” infrastructure projects.
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Global News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 13:49 |
mask covid coronavirus ottawa Ottawa Public Health reported 78 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, and declared 86 more cases resolved. There have been no additional deaths.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 13:48 | CBC News
Mayor John Tory had made the move a priority, saying it's needed to support the city's restaurant industry.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 13:42 |
Ontario reported 834 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, a tiny increase of 7 with testing up 25 per cent as health officials keep looking for a drop that would suggest hot zone restrictions are reducing the spread.
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The Toronto Star | October 28, 2020 - 13:40 | Rob Ferguson - Queen's Park Bureau
The NLL said Wednesday it is targeting the weekend of April 9-11 to begin play during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 13:32 |
Dr. Theresa Tam is calling for action in three areas.
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Global News - Canada | October 28, 2020 - 13:23 | Rachael D’Amore
Doug Putman A Canadian entrepreneur with a track record of retail turnarounds is launching a chain of 45 tea shops across the U.S. and Canada, out of recently closed DavidsTea locations.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 28, 2020 - 13:05 | Pete Evans
A Kitchener, Ont. hospital's intensive care unit went the extra mile for a patient whose daughter wanted him to be able to see her wedding.
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CTV News - National | October 28, 2020 - 12:56 | Krista Sharpe

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