Canada Post has confirmed that a worker has died of COVID-19 at its Gateway facility in Mississauga. Spokesperson Phil Legault says the employee had tested positive for COVID-19 and was last at work on January 18, 2021. “We offer our deepest sympathies to the family as they mourn the loss and...
Saskatchewan has reported two new cases of COVID-19, increasing its total to 658. One of the cases was identified in the Saskatoon region and the other in the South region. Of its total cases, there are 624 people who have recovered. Of its 21 active cases, there is one...
The Canadian Federation of Independent Business say many Atlantic Canada businesses are on the brink of bankruptcy. According to their most recent study, 59 percent of Nova Scotia businesses would struggle to survive another year of COVID-19 business restrictions. Jordi Morgan, Vice President of the Atlantic region for the CFIB, told...
Along with 43 new deaths — the most Ontario has recorded since May 12 — the Ministry of Health reported 390 new cases of COVID-19 in its latest 24-hour stretch, setting its total case count at 23,774. Ontario completed 7,382 tests in that timeframe, which marks the third straight day...
As Alberta reported a record-high 1,731 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, approximately 1,000 people gathered in front of Calgary City Hall for a protest against masks and other public-health measures. The new high mark for cases came from 21,657 tests. That’s equal to about an eight per cent positive rate,...
A 10-year-old girl whose family recently arrived in Canada from Mexico experienced something that no person, let alone a young child, should in Vancouver this weekend. According to the Vancouver Police Department, the girl was waiting in line outside a restaurant in the 200 block of Keefer Street on Saturday...
Health officials say five more Manitobans with COVID-19 have died and another 118 infections of the virus have been identified across the province. The latest victims include a woman in her 30s from Winnipeg, the second-straight day someone in their 30s has died from COVID-19 in Manitoba. The other deaths announced...
New Brunswick is reporting fewer than 300 active cases of COVID-19 for the first time since mid-January. The province announced 12 new cases Saturday, and 41 more recoveries, dropping the total of active cases to 283. Four of the new cases were discovered in the Moncton health zone, one in the...
The spouse of the gunman who killed 22 people in Nova Scotia told police that on the night he began his rampage she was beaten and shot at, and she begged for her life before she managed to escape. Newly released court documents also say the assault of Lisa Banfield...
Newfoundland and Labrador may be in Alert Level 2, with all its eased restrictions for businesses and social events, but both the government and cab companies are reminding people there are still public health guidelines when they're in a taxi. "You get a few that God himself wouldn't please,...