Nearly a year after Calgary implemented its mandatory mask bylaw, city councillors have voted to repeal most of the city's mask rules. Council voted 10-4 on Monday in favour of repealing the bylaw that had mandated mask use at all city facilities, malls, retail businesses, places of worship and public...
Que. - Quebec provincial police say a woman in her 20s has died after she was struck by a plane north of Montreal today. The woman was riding a tractor close to a runway near St-Esprit, Que., about 60 kilometres north of Montreal, when a plane performing a landing manoeuvre...
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is to visit the Cowessess First Nation in Saskatchewan this afternoon. Chief Cadmus Delorme says in a statement on Twitter that the prime minister and Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe will attend a signing ceremony as part of a transfer of control over children in care to...
Protesters have toppled statues of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II in the Canadian city of Winnipeg as anger grows over the discovery of the remains of hundreds of children in unmarked graves at former indigenous schools. A crowd chanted "no pride in genocide" before pulling down the statues of...
A Gatineau woman has died after spending several hours in pain, lying on the floor of the Hull Hospital emergency department, leaving her family distraught and demanding change. Anne Pommainville, 58, went to the hospital in Gatineau, Que., on the evening of June 27, but was unable to sit on...
More than 40 per cent of eligible New Brunswickers are now fully vaccinated, as the province reports just one new case of COVID-19. The new case is in Zone 3 (Fredericton region) involving a person in their 20s. This case is related to travel. With four recoveries since Sunday, the province...
Manitoba reports 65 new cases of COVID-19 and another death on Monday as the province looks toward the end of the pandemic. The forward view comes as nearly 75 per cent of eligible Manitobans have had their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and more than 50 per cent have...
Ontario is reporting fewer than 200 new COVID-19 cases today for the second time in the past week. Provincial health officials logged 170 new infections on Monday, down from 213 on Sunday and 210 last Monday. Today marks the lowest single-day tally since Sept. 10. One virus-related death was confirmed in the...
Summer break is fully underway for millions of Ontario youth, and starting after this weekend, those aged 12 to 17 will be able to add becoming fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to their summer bucket lists. Beginning at 8 a.m. on July 5, partially vaccinated youth aged 12 to 17 will...
As COVID-19 vaccination rates increase and case numbers drop across the country, the provinces and territories have begun releasing the reopening plans for businesses, events and recreational facilities. Most of the plans are based on each jurisdiction reaching vaccination targets at certain dates, while also keeping the number of cases...