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 2021-01-23 17:07 

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[ Ottawa ]

Spartan Bioscience says Health Canada approves rapid COVID-19 test...

Ottawa-based company Spartan Bioscience says Health Canada has approved the sale of its rapid COVID-19 test....

 2021-01-23 17:00 

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[ Toronto ]

GTA therapist uses TikTok to spread wellness tips amid the pandemic...

Coping with COVID-19 has been a challenge for everyone. It's something Woodbridge therapist Nadia Addesi recognized early on in the pandemic. So, she came up with a way to share mental health strategies over social media. She started a TikTok account ...

 2021-01-23 17:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Did you work from home in 2020? If so you are likely eligible for some tax relief...

If an employee spent more than 50 per cent of their time over four consecutive weeks working from home, they are eligible to make home office expense deductions. Mark Ting, CBC's finance columnist, has some advice for those working at home due to the ...

 2021-01-23 16:46 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

West Wind Aviation, Transwest Air consolidating northern Sask. operations, rebranding as Rise Air...

Two airlines serving Saskatchewan's north have announced their consolidation....

 2021-01-23 16:38 

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[ Toronto ]

COVID-19 variant first seen in U.K. found in Barrie long-term care home, public health unit confirms...

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit confirmed on Saturday that the variant of COVID-19 first detected in the United Kingdom (U.K.) has been identified at Roberta Place Long-Term Care Home in Barrie, Ont....

 2021-01-23 16:24 

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Senator urges study of barriers to using secret information in court cases...

A Senate committee should examine the hurdles that make it difficult to use secret intelligence in Canada's courts, says the government representative in the upper chamber....

 2021-01-23 16:19 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Woman from Wilton dead after 3-vehicle crash on Highway 17: Sask. RCMP...

A 64-year-old woman is dead after a three-vehicle crash south of Lloydminster on Thursday, Maidstone RCMP say....

 2021-01-23 16:17 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Beaver cull draws criticism from Annapolis Royal residents...

The culling of two beavers in Annapolis Royal has drawn criticism from residents, but the mayor says it was necessary to protect the town's sewage treatment plant....

 2021-01-23 16:17 

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[ North News ]

N.W.T. man arrested for threatening statement made to public health employee...

In a news release late Friday, the RCMP's Major Crimes Unit said it had arrested a 28-year-old man 'for statements made towards an employee of GNWT Public Health.'...

 2021-01-23 16:08 

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[ Calgary ]

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 in Alberta on Saturday, Jan. 23...

As case numbers fall, Alberta's top doctor says restrictions will remain in place to ease the pressure on the health-care system. Meanwhile, the province records a grim milestone: 1,500 deaths....

 2021-01-23 16:08 

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Disgruntled Pierre-Luc Dubois granted wish, traded to Jets by Blue Jackets: reports...

Columbus and Winnipeg reportedly hooked up for a big NHL trade Saturday, with the Blue Jackets dealing Pierre-Luc Dubois and a 2022 third-round draft pick to the Jets for fellow forwards Patrik Laine and Jack Roslovic, who is unsigned....

 2021-01-23 16:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Former B.C. correctional officer targeted for being Black seeking $1.2M after 8-year human rights fight...

After an eight-year human rights battle, a former correctional officer who was targeted for being Black at work will learn by Jan. 28 how much compensation he'll get....

 2021-01-23 16:00 

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[ Calgary ]

Check out these beautiful photos sent to us by Calgarians...

We asked you to share your photos with us, and here's a selection of what you sent in....

 2021-01-23 15:58 

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[ Saskatoon ]

PPE use 'sloppy,' Saskatoon Extendicare workers say, even after deadly outbreak at Regina home...

"All it takes is one single staff member making one mistake to infect a resident and have that resident later pass away," said a worker at Extendicare Preston in Saskatoon....

 2021-01-23 15:45 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Labrador's Amy Curlew hopes to further career — and women's hockey — with leap to NWHL...

Happy Valley-Goose Bay's Amy Curlew is joining the big leagues this weekend, as she makes the jump from U.S. college hockey to the National Women's Hockey League....

 2021-01-23 15:43 

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King Felix: Loch clinches 7th World Cup luge season title...

Felix Loch is the World Cup men's overall champion for the seventh time, clinching the title Saturday with his ninth win in 10 races this season. He leads German teammate Johannes Ludwig by 320 points with two races remaining....

 2021-01-23 15:30 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Edmonton Sikh community provides free groceries to those in need during the pandemic...

Sikhs For Humanity has been operating for seven years and plans on opening their own kitchen in downtown Edmonton...

 2021-01-23 15:23 

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[ Toronto ]

Ontario reports 2,359 new cases of COVID-19...

Ontario reported 2,359 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 15:16 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

2 TTC special constables fired after violent streetcar incident last year...

Two TTC special constables have been fired following an investigation that found they used "excessive force" in an altercation involving a passenger on a streetcar last February, their union said Friday....

 2021-01-23 15:15 

CBC

[ Saskatoon ]

Disappearance of Megan Gallagher being treated as a homicide by Saskatoon police...

The Saskatoon Police Service say the missing person case of Megan Gallagher, 30, is now being investigated as a homicide....

 2021-01-23 15:00 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

How the wind shapes Alberta: Stories and facts about winter's mighty gusts...

It's not out of the ordinary for it to be windy in southern Alberta. However, these days, it's been above average with gusts climbing to over 100 km/h....

 2021-01-23 15:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Homelessness in Vancouver won't end with COVID-19, say advocates urging forever services, not fleeting aid...

Toilets, showers and other critical infrastructure for the city's most vulnerable should be permanent, not weather or pandemic-dependent say those with lived experience....

 2021-01-23 15:00 

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[ North News ]

Whitehorse performer Fiona Solon picks her top 5 songs of the moment...

Whitehorse musician and performer Fiona Solon shares the music that is inspiring her at this moment....

 2021-01-23 15:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

Yellowknife's Makerspace working on permanent home...

Makerspace YK is working on renovating the building which once housed the After 8 Pub and converting into a public workshop. It hopes to open in spring or summer 2021....

 2021-01-23 14:58 

CBC

Alberta's Reece Howden captures gold in men's ski cross in Sweden...

Reece Howden was near perfect on Saturday taking top spot in the men's ski cross race in raced exceptionally well in Idre Fjall....

 2021-01-23 14:43 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

COVID-19 on P.E.I.: What's happening Saturday, Jan. 23...

Larger organized gatherings and later hours for bars and restaurants are now allowed as P.E.I. eased some of its COVID-19 restrictions effective Saturday....

 2021-01-23 14:38 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Northwest New Brunswick prepares to enter full lockdown...

The Edmundston and Grand Falls region will see businesses shut down and schools close as it enters a strict lockdown at midnight on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 14:30 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Birding taking flight as pandemic pastime in Alberta...

From black-capped chickadee to downy woodpecker, pine grosbeak to snowy owl, Albertans are flocking to espy, snap and share what they're spotting....

 2021-01-23 14:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Athletes and gambling: Is there anything to learn from Evander Kane's bankruptcy?...

The Vancouver-born NHL veteran filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in California claiming almost $27 million in debts, listing losses from casinos and sports betting....

 2021-01-23 14:00 

CBC

Alternative local food deliveries help restaurant bottom line, says Andrew Coppolino...

Delivery apps Uber Eats, Door Dash and Skip the Dishes dominate the market. But there are new local businesses that will offer delivery from your favourite restaurant while not taking a commission from the restaurant itself, writes food columnist Andrew C...

 2021-01-23 14:00 

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[ North News ]

Filipinos in Yukon 'hunker down,' and skip the annual trip to visit relatives...

Some members of the Filipino community in Yukon are staying positive through the pandemic, even though they can't travel this year to see family....

 2021-01-23 13:52 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Metrolinx confirms 1st employee death from COVID-19...

A 64-year-old GO Station employee is the first Metrolinx staff member to die from COVID-19, the provincial transit agency confirmed Friday night....

 2021-01-23 13:47 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

COVID-19 in Quebec: What you need to know this weekend...

There are signs the second COVID-19 wave has started to recede, officials at the local and provincial level are cautiously optimistic, but wary. Here's what you need to know....

 2021-01-23 13:31 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

RCMP end search for missing scallop dragger crew...

More than a month after the crew of the Chief William Saulis disappeared on the Bay of Fundy, RCMP are calling off their search....

 2021-01-23 13:21 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Larry King, renowned television and radio host, dies at 87...

Talk show host Larry King, who had recently contracted COVID-19, has died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, the production company he founded said Saturday....

 2021-01-23 13:03 

CBC

Sofia Goggia wins 4th straight World Cup downhill race...

Olympic champion Sofia Goggia is dominating the World Cup downhill season like no woman since ski great Lindsey Vonn....

 2021-01-23 13:00 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Edmonton man acquitted in Christmas 2017 stabbing death of stepfather...

Stephan Kody has been found not guilty of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of his stepfather, Eddie Melenka, 48, who was killed at an Edmonton home after a family gathering fuelled by alcohol and cocaine....

 2021-01-23 13:00 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Cartoonist writes mom's obituary — and it'll make you laugh out loud...

Margaret Marilyn DeAdder died earlier this week, but her sense of humour will live forever....

 2021-01-23 13:00 

CBC

[ North News ]

New book documents stories of Gwich'in elders...

A new book that documents the stories of Gwich'in elders to help bridge the divide between the generations and record a collective history of the Gwich'in people has just been published by the Gwich'in Tribal Council....

 2021-01-23 13:00 

CBC

[ Windsor ]

Some local leaders fear looming crisis as migrant workers start to arrive in Windsor-Essex...

As thousands of new migrant workers begin to arrive in Windsor-Essex, some local leaders fear a looming crisis lies ahead....

 2021-01-23 13:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

B.C.'s South Coast readies for weekend winter blast...

The weekend should dawn bright and sunny for most of B.C.'s South Coast, but a change in the weather is on the way....

 2021-01-23 12:36 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Food security advocate, writer Wayne Roberts remembered as 'hero' to many...

Canadian food policy analyst and writer Wayne Roberts died on Jan. 20 at the age of 76 after battling Leukemia, leaving behind his wife and children, but also a legacy of advocacy rooted in food security....

 2021-01-23 12:32 

CBC

Saturday's downhill race in Kitzbuhel cancelled due to rain, snowfall...

Rain and snowfall forced the cancellation of the second men's World Cup downhill on the Streif course Saturday, a day after Swiss skier Beat Feuz won the first....

 2021-01-23 12:01 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Shop with caution as Manitoba's pandemic rules relax, epidemiologist warns...

As Manitoba relaxes some COVID-19 restrictions, a Winnipeg epidemiologist is advising people to stay away from busy shopping centres and stores....

 2021-01-23 12:00 

CBC

[ Saskatoon ]

Lawsuit accuses Saskatoon police officer of sexual assault, abuse of power...

A lawsuit filed against a Saskatoon police officer claims he sexually assaulted and abused his power over a victim of crime in February of 2009....

 2021-01-23 12:00 

CBC

Social media's sea shanty trend scores well with musician-curator...

Ian Bell, musician and former curator of Port Dover Harbour Museum, says it makes sense that sea shanties are taking off on social media right now because they are participatory and easy to learn....

 2021-01-23 12:00 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

HUNKS Comedy offers their vaccine priority list (spoiler: they want it first)...

Manitobans have begun to question the Pallister government's decision on which groups they administer the vaccine to first. Winnipeg sketch comedians HUNKS have their own suggestions for the vaccine priority list....

 2021-01-23 12:00 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Looking at the lockdown: Absurdity, tragedy and the discovery of silver linings...

What was called an emergency circuit-breaker to disrupt a surge of COVID-19 cases was supposed to last two to four weeks. Instead, Manitoba's partial lockdown continued for more than two months....

 2021-01-23 12:00 

CBC

[ Saskatchewan ]

Family, friends, strangers send scores of birthday cards to 90-year-old Sask. woman...

Because of the pandemic, there wasn't a big celebration for Germaine McLaughlin's 90th so her daughter asked people to send in cards....

 2021-01-23 12:00 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Unusually late freeze means many waterways are still unsafe...

Warm winter temperatures have resulted in a late freeze-over for many waterways, leading to delays in ice fishing and other activities....

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