Ontario health officials identified 178 new cases of COVID-19 in its latest 24-hour stretch, when it also reported that six people died and 175 people recovered. Of the new cases, 133 of them are located in the Greater Toronto Area. There were 82 cases among people between the ages of...
An employee of a second nail salon in Kingston, Ont., has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Kingdom Nails & Spa. "Although we have passed all regulations and did not violate safety measures, we feel that it is our responsibility to ensure that this will not happen again,"...
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is warning people that they may have been exposed to COVID-19 if they visited Brandi's Exotic Show Lounge earlier this week. In an alert issued Saturday, VCH said that multiple people who’ve tested COVID-19 positive attended the strip club June 21, 22, 23 and 24, between...
Health officials in Alberta have identified 69 new cases in its latest 24-hour stretch, the most it’s reported since May 16. The update increases its total case count to 7,957 since the start of the pandemic. With no new fatalities reported, the death toll stands at 154. Fifty-eight more...
Ontario health officials completed a record-high 33,492 tests for COVID-19 in its latest-24 hour stretch. They were able to identify 160 new cases of COVID-19, which includes 106 in the Greater Toronto Area. There were 72 cases among people between the ages of 20-39 in Ontario, the most of...
Four people were taken to hospital with stab wounds after a knife fight downtown early Saturday morning. Police were called to the southwest corner of Dundas and Sherbourne streets at around 2 a.m. for reports of a stabbing. They say that all four individuals who were injured appear to have been...
Calgary police are investigating after shots were fired from a vehicle in a northeast neighbourhood early Friday morning. Officers responded to Skyview Manor Shores N.E, in the community of Skyview Ranch, around 4 a.m. following reports of gunfire coming from a vehicle into a home. It’s not known if...
Customers of a Kingston nail salon at the centre of a COVID-19 outbreak were among hundreds of people lining up to be tested for COVID-19 Friday morning. A long line formed around the COVID-19 Assessment Centre at the Memorial Centre in Kingston, one day after the health unit declared a...
Wendy Mesley has been disciplined after an internal investigation discovered the CBC News host used “offensive language on two separate occasions during editorial meetings,” according to the CBC. The news outlet reported that Chuck Thompson, CBC’s head of public affairs, said the first incident took place last fall “while discussing...
Hundreds of people have been told to self-isolate in Kingston, Ont., with 16 cases linked to a nail salon. The outbreak in connection to Binh's Nails and Spa has also led to health officials deciding to make masks now mandatory in all indoor public places in the Kingston, Frontenac and...