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 2020-04-09 01:10 

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[ Calgary ]

Calgary Co-op gas bar employee tests positive for COVID-19...

An employee at a northeast Calgary gas bar has tested positive for COVID-19, prompting a shutdown of the location for cleaning and new guidelines for the co-operative it's part of....

 2020-04-09 01:10 

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[ British Columbia ]

Victoria Facebook group helping thousands struggling while waiting for government support...

A mutual aid Facebook group in Victoria is using social networking to bring together thousands of people to help those in need....

 2020-04-09 00:48 

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[ Manitoba ]

Winnipeg police close down Lagimodiere south of Fermor for serious incident...

A busy Winnipeg intersection has closed down after what police describe as "a serious incident" Wednesday evening....

 2020-04-09 00:21 

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[ Hamilton ]

Here are the latest COVID-19 numbers for April 8 in Hamilton, Niagara and area...

Hamilton has 198 confirmed COVID-19 cases, up 15 from the day before, and six people have died....

 2020-04-09 00:14 

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[ British Columbia ]

Mounties investigate sudden death of a boy, 8, in B.C. Interior...

RCMP from the Southeast District Major Crime Unit say officers were called to assist BC Emergency Health Services at a home in the north Okanagan community of Lumby last Saturday afternoon....

 2020-04-09 00:06 

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[ Manitoba ]

Sudden jump in recoveries from COVID-19 due to backlog in reporting, Manitoba's top doc says...

Nearly a third of Manitobans known to have COVID-19 have now recovered from the disease, the province's chief public health officer said Wednesday, but he cautioned against reading the local data as a flattening of the curve....

 2020-04-09 00:00 

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OPEC and its allies seek pact to end oil price rout but agreement far from certain...

Alberta energy minister to take part in video conference call that could lead oil-producing nations to co-ordinate massive supply production cut....

 2020-04-09 00:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

'We're just at the start of this': N.S. respiratory therapist discusses COVID-19 care...

A Nova Scotia respiratory therapist says she and her health-care colleagues are paying close attention to the number of COVID-19 cases being treated in hospital and whether there will be enough staff to care for the patients if the numbers spike....

 2020-04-09 00:00 

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[ Calgary ]

CBC Calgary News at 6, April 08, 2020...

Current and comprehensive news stories from around Calgary and Southern Alberta...

 2020-04-08 23:42 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

'It's going to be radically different': How Sask. Jewish families are celebrating Passover during COVID-19...

Jewish families across the province will begin celebrating Passover, one of the most important holidays in the Jewish calendar, on Wednesday night, but physical distancing requirements mean this year's celebrations will look very different....

 2020-04-08 23:31 

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[ Manitoba ]

'Crisis creates opportunity' for Jews to stay connected this Passover, says Winnipeg rabbi...

Some believers might find this time of physical distancing to be a burden that keeps them from gathering in faith groups for religious holidays. Rabbi Allan Finkel, though, sees a silver lining....

 2020-04-08 23:28 

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[ Montreal ]

Quebec garden centres call for government to deem them an essential service...

Gardening season is right around the corner, and nurseries, fully stocked but closed to the public due to COVID-19 restrictions, say customers are clamouring for their plants and seeds....

 2020-04-08 23:23 

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[ Toronto ]

Ontario Catholic teachers ratify labour deal with province...

Members of the Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association have voted in favour of a labour deal that was reached with the provincial government last month....

 2020-04-08 23:22 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Highway 41 closed northeast of Saskatoon due to crash...

A two-vehicle crash has led to the closure Highway 41 northeast of Saskatoon. It happened about eight kilometres southwest of Aberdeen, Sask....

 2020-04-08 23:11 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Islanders making and selling fabric masks during COVID-19 pandemic...

P.E.I.'s chief public health officer Dr. Heather Morrison has said wearing a homemade cloth mask has not been proven to protect the person wearing it....

 2020-04-08 23:11 

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[ Calgary ]

All residents of Calgary zone with symptoms now eligible for COVID-19 testing...

All residents of the Calgary zone are now eligible for COVID-19 testing if they have a cough, fever, runny nose, sore throat, or shortness of breath....

 2020-04-08 23:10 

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[ Montreal ]

Man accused of running over Walmart security guard in Sherbrooke, Que., released on bail...

Nacime Kouddar, 25, appeared in court Wednesday to face several charges, including assault with a weapon and aggravated assault. The Walmart security guard, Philippe Jean, a 35-year-old father of five, remains in critical condition....

 2020-04-08 23:07 

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[ British Columbia ]

11 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in outbreak at Mission Institution...

An outbreak of COVID-19 has hit a federal correctional facility in B.C., confirming the fears of prisoner and public health advocates who have been calling for the release of non-violent inmates during the pandemic....

 2020-04-08 23:04 

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Postal workers' union raises concerns about safety of Amazon workers...

The president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers has written to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and members of cabinet to express concern about the decision to use Amazon Canada to deliver vital medical supplies across the country....

 2020-04-08 22:43 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Volunteer fire brigade in Onslow, N.S., making food deliveries...

People are calling the Onslow Belmont Fire Department for groceries during the COVID-19 pandemic. The CBC's Colleen Jones reports....

 2020-04-08 22:43 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Volunteer fire brigade in Lower Onslow, N.S., making grocery runs...

People are calling the Onslow Belmont Fire Department for groceries during the COVID-19 pandemic. The CBC's Colleen Jones reports....

 2020-04-08 22:42 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Canada Post postpones move to single Regina facility...

Canada Post was planning on having staff in Regina move from three smaller, older depots into one larger facility on April 20. On Wednesday, it postponed that move after the union raised concerns....

 2020-04-08 22:38 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba has received 'a fraction' of protective equipment order from feds as province's supplies dwindle...

Chief nursing officer Lanette Siragusa said the province's current supplies of N95 masks, gloves and gowns could be used up in the next week or two — but the province is expecting more to arrive soon....

 2020-04-08 22:35 

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Trial date for U.S. women's national soccer team's discrimination case delayed...

The trial date for a gender discrimination case filed by the U.S. women's national soccer team has been pushed back to June 16....

 2020-04-08 22:28 

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[ British Columbia ]

B.C. farmers adjust to new government rules for temporary foreign workers...

The province is confident that farms, and work camps, can mitigate the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-04-08 22:18 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Saint Andrews asks visitors to stay away during COVID-19 pandemic...

Saint Andrews Mayor Doug Naish is used to welcoming visitors to the seaside resort town, but now he's urging them to stay away....

 2020-04-08 22:15 

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Linda Tripp, whistleblower in Monica Lewinsky scandal, dies at 70...

Linda Tripp, whose secretly recorded conversations with White House intern Monica Lewinsky led to the 1998 impeachment of U.S. President Bill Clinton, died Wednesday at age 70....

 2020-04-08 22:14 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Around 30 Cape Breton hospital workers have self-isolated due to patient with COVID-19...

Between 20-30 nurses, three doctors and three respiratory therapists from the Cape Breton Regional Hospital are in quarantine while awaiting COVID-19 tests after a patient who initially tested negative developed symptoms....

 2020-04-08 22:01 

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[ Manitoba ]

Staffer at downtown Winnipeg nursing home tests positive for COVID-19...

A staff member at a downtown Winnipeg nursing home has tested positive for COVID-19 and joins a growing list of cases inside long-term personal care facilities managed by Ontario-based Revera Inc....

 2020-04-08 22:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

P.E.I. Fishermen's Association surveying members on when, if spring lobster season should proceed...

The P.E.I. Fishermen's Association is surveying its members on whether the spring lobster season should proceed as scheduled....

 2020-04-08 21:53 

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Meet the legit small businesses who don't qualify for the government's emergency COVID-19 loans...

Some small businesses desperate to access the federal government's emergency COVID-19 loan program say that $40,000 could save their business, but they don't qualify because of how the rules have been set up....

 2020-04-08 21:49 

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[ Edmonton ]

Alberta reports 3 more deaths, 50 new cases of COVID-19...

Three more people in Alberta died from COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, while the province reported 50 new cases....

 2020-04-08 21:47 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba to activate floodway as soon as Thursday...

The Manitoba government is preparing to activate the Red River Floodway as soon as Thursday evening....

 2020-04-08 21:47 

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[ Montreal ]

Jewish General Hospital adopting app to help treat COVID-19 patients remotely...

Dr. Justin Cross, digital health director for CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, says a new app will allow Jewish General Hospital doctors to check some vital signs without ever coming into contact with COVID-19 patients....

 2020-04-08 21:40 

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'The fear hadn't set in': Senators head coach Smith recalls fateful California trip...

D.J. Smith noticed something when his Ottawa Senators arrived in northern California last month. There weren't many people around....

 2020-04-08 21:37 

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[ Ottawa ]

Pandemic plunging city into unprecedented financial hole...

The coronavirus pandemic could carve a hole of more than a quarter-billion dollars in the city's finances if it drags on until the end of the year, councillors heard Wednesday....

 2020-04-08 21:31 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

COVID-19 making it harder for Harrietsfield residents to access drinking water...

With many businesses shut down and people working from home, some residents in Harrietsfield, N.S., can no longer get water from their workplaces, and a tap at the local church is only available two days a week....

 2020-04-08 21:30 

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[ Calgary ]

Calgary woman who died of COVID-19 was expecting 2020 to be best year: husband...

A Calgary man whose wife died of COVID-19 last month says the two of them were expecting 2020 to be the best year of their lives....

 2020-04-08 21:30 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

'More needs to be done to protect nurses,' says P.E.I. Nurses' Union...

CBC News: Compass host Louise Martin speaks with Mona O'Shea about personal protective equipment and more....

 2020-04-08 21:18 

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Canada's plan for COVID-19 international aid just beginning, minister says...

More federal money could be freed up for different countries and international NGOs in the coming months as the pandemic continues around the world. It's also possible that Canada could send protective equipment like masks and gloves overseas — ...

 2020-04-08 21:05 

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[ British Columbia ]

'I could barely get out of bed': Vancouver woman diagnosed with COVID-19 without test...

Katie Berlinguette was admitted to Vancouver General Hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19. She was never tested for the disease. The 33-year-old says her symptoms were so obvious doctors didn't need to....

 2020-04-08 21:02 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Why self-employed Islanders feel federal COVID-19 subsidies are leaving them out...

Some self-employed and small business owners on P.E.I. are still confused about how they fit into the federal government's programs designed to alleviate the impacts of COVID-19 on businesses....

 2020-04-08 21:02 

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Florida man sues Tiger Woods and caddie, claiming he was pushed...

A Florida man has filed a lawsuit against Tiger Woods and his caddie, claiming he suffered injuries from the caddie pushing him out of the way during the Valspar Championship that Woods played two years ago....

 2020-04-08 21:01 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba announces $5M for COVID-19 research, including clinical drug trials...

The province introduced a new $5-million research fund, some of which will support clinical trials for drugs that can be used as treatment for COVID-19, Health Minister Cameron Friesen announced Wednesday afternoon....

 2020-04-08 21:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

CBC Nova Scotia News April 08, 2020...

The only daily TV news package to focus on Nova Scotians and their stories...

 2020-04-08 20:48 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Drivers should be retested, family says after Halifax woman killed in crosswalk...

The family of a Halifax woman who died after being struck in a crosswalk says Nova Scotia should retest drivers periodically to ensure they're still able to drive safely....

 2020-04-08 20:47 

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[ Hamilton ]

'Enough is enough:' Hamilton enforces bylaw with tighter physical distancing measures...

A new bylaw tightens physical distancing measures and threatens fines for those who disobey....

 2020-04-08 20:47 

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With golden dream deferred, Damian Warner finds silver linings in Olympic delay...

Tokyo 2020 was supposed to be the culmination of a natural progression to Damian Warner's career. But with the Summer Games postponed, the 30-year-old is trying to look on the bright side....

 2020-04-08 20:35 

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[ Sudbury ]

No gym? This teen is training for the CrossFit Games in her neighbour's garage...

There are plenty of athletes out there who are trying innovative ways to stay in shape and on top of their game in this midst of this COVID-19 pandemic. And a teenager in Sudbury is no exception....

 2020-04-08 20:31 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Construction of new elementry school suspended due to COVID-19...

Construction of a new school on Thunder Bay's south side has been halted due to new COVID-19 restrictions, which were put in place by the provincial government earlier this week....

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