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 2021-02-22 20:53 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Dr. John Gray, key doctor with Grenfell Mission in St. Anthony, dies at 91...

Dr. John M. Gray, the last of a core team of physicians who helped to establish rural medicine in the province, died last week in Halifax at the age of 91....

 2021-02-22 20:48 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

COVID-19 in Sask: 43 per cent of long-term care residents now fully vaccinated...

About 81 per cent of long-term care residents in Saskatchewan have received their first dose of the vaccine. Forty three per cent are now fully vaccinated, having received their first and second doses....

 2021-02-22 20:43 

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[ Toronto ]

Canada Post worksite hit by major virus outbreak excluded from provincial inspections...

Ontario labour inspectors are homing in on warehouses and distribution centres, but the site of a major workplace COVID-19 outbreak isn't included in the ongoing inspections: Canada Post....

 2021-02-22 20:40 

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[ British Columbia ]

B.C. mayors say Ottawa's plan to relax drug possession penalties not enough to help opioid crisis...

The federal government has introduced a new bill to repeal mandatory minimum penalties for certain drug offences, and while the change is a significant shift away from incarceration, some B.C. leaders say it could have gone further....

 2021-02-22 20:39 

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[ Montreal ]

How this community leader helped create institutions to combat racism...

Clarence Bayne is a lifelong educator, and has been active in Montreal's Black and Caribbean community for decades. He created or has been involved with a number of groups that attempted to create better opportunities for Black people....

 2021-02-22 20:30 

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[ Edmonton ]

Dr. Deena Hinshaw to update Alberta with latest on COVID-19 pandemic...

Alberta's chief medical officer of health will provide an update Monday afternoon on the spread of COVID-19, its variants, and efforts to accelerate the provincial vaccination campaign....

 2021-02-22 20:16 

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RCMP says most reports of child porn on Mindgeek's platforms don't meet legal threshold for charges...

The RCMP says it's investigating all claims about sexual abuse material being hosted by the Montreal-based company Mindgeek, but most of the referrals to date don't meet the Criminal Code definition of child pornography....

 2021-02-22 20:12 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Surly seal apprehended by police after woman spots it on Charlottetown sidewalk...

Lillian Reynolds was about to make coffee Sunday morning when she looked out her kitchen window and saw a seal wiggling down the sidewalk....

 2021-02-22 20:10 

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[ British Columbia ]

New research suggests 70% decline in diversity of B.C. sockeye salmon stock in past century...

Scales from sockeye salmon harvested more than a century ago show the fish returning to the country's second largest watershed for salmon are 70 per cent less diverse than they were in 1913, according to a new study....

 2021-02-22 20:09 

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Trudeau, Biden to present roadmap for rebuilding U.S./Canada relations after Tuesday meeting...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Joe Biden will release a roadmap for renewing the Canada-U.S. relationship tomorrow that will serve as a blueprint for joint priorities such as tackling climate change, confronting the COVID-19 pandemic and...

 2021-02-22 20:06 

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Bubble tournament presenting challenges for young mothers at Scotties...

The restrictions on family members makes this tournament different from years past, when fans would be treated to memorable moments as the curlers' kids waited at ice level to embrace their moms after a win or loss....

 2021-02-22 20:01 

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27 new COVID-19 cases reported in Waterloo region Monday...

Region of Waterloo Public Health reported 27 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, as the number of people who have died of the novel coronavirus held steady at 222....

 2021-02-22 19:51 

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[ Toronto ]

Toronto police investigating after Black TDSB teachers receive racist hate mail...

Toronto police are investigating a possible hate crime after four Toronto District School Board (TDSB) teachers received a racist letter in response to an anti-Black racism course they teach....

 2021-02-22 19:49 

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Leafs' Muzzin out with broken facial bone; Hyman, Thornton also injured...

Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Muzzin suffered a broken facial bone and will be out for an unknown amount of time. Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe said a diagnosis awaits to determine a timeline and that he will need a mask when he returns....

 2021-02-22 19:49 

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Leafs' Muzzin out with broken facial bone; Andersen, Hyman, Thornton also injured...

Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Muzzin suffered a broken facial bone and will be out for an unknown amount of time. Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe said a diagnosis awaits to determine a timeline and that he will need a mask when he returns....

 2021-02-22 19:46 

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[ New Brunswick ]

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 1 new death, 1 new case, sixth variant case confirmed...

New Brunswick has lost another resident to COVID-19, bringing New Brunswick's pandemic-related death toll to 26....

 2021-02-22 19:43 

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[ Hamilton ]

'It's like this really cool ice castle': Hamilton family builds huge igloo in backyard...

Anya Staszko-Fournel says an ice igloo "was absolutely the coolest thing" and she always wanted to build one. That dream has now become a reality....

 2021-02-22 19:43 

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[ British Columbia ]

Search ends tragically for missing ATV rider in B.C.'s Fraser Valley...

The search for a young man who went missing while riding his all-terrain vehicle over the weekend has ended tragically with the discovery of his body Sunday....

 2021-02-22 19:42 

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[ Windsor ]

Windsor police lay charges in deadly Church St. fire, as police reveal 2nd victim died 12 days ago...

A 50-year-old Windsor man has been charged with arson — disregard for human life, two counts of criminal negligence causing death and failure to comply with an undertaking....

 2021-02-22 19:41 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Saskatchewan pharmacists will help deliver vaccine during Phase 2 rollout...

Saskatchewan pharmacists will be helping deliver COVID-19 vaccines as part of Phase 2 of the province's rollout plan....

 2021-02-22 19:36 

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Microsoft, European publishers side with Australia in fight with Facebook over news...

Microsoft is teaming up with European publishers to push for a system to make big tech platforms pay for news, raising the stakes in the brewing battle led by Australia to get Google and Facebook to pay for journalism....

 2021-02-22 19:33 

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[ North News ]

Worker in stable condition after 'serious workplace accident' at Aurora Ford...

A worker who suffered an injury as a result of an electrical incident at Yellowknife's Aurora Ford Saturday afternoon is in stable condition in the intensive care unit at Stanton Territorial Hospital....

 2021-02-22 19:25 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba hopes to stem organic waste emissions at landfills with green impact bond...

The Manitoba government is earmarking $1 million for a project it says aims to drive down greenhouse gas emissions by limiting the amount of organic waste heading to local landfills....

 2021-02-22 19:19 

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AstraZeneca vaccine review is in the 'final stages,' Health Canada says...

Dr. Supriya Sharma, chief medical adviser at Health Canada, says the department is poised to make a decision on whether to authorize a promising COVID-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca in the coming days....

 2021-02-22 19:16 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

15 members, new department to highlight incoming premier's cabinet...

Premier-designate Iain Rankin positioned himself as a candidate for generational change during the Nova Scotia Liberal Party's leadership convention and people close to him say that change will begin in earnest on Tuesday....

 2021-02-22 19:09 

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Defending champion Kerri Einarson remains perfect at Scotties...

Defending champion Kerri Einarson remained undefeated at the Canadian women's curling championship after an 8-4 win over Kerry Galusha on the Northwest Territories on Monday....

 2021-02-22 19:03 

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Canada's big banks to release quarterly results, potentially providing insight into economic recovery...

Canada's biggest banks will report their quarterly financial results this week, and analysts say they will be listening for hints as to how bank executives view the economic recovery from COVID-19....

 2021-02-22 19:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Toronto mayor, medical officer of health, head of Emergency Management provide update on COVID-19...

Toronto Mayor John Tory, Medical Officer of Health Dr. Eileen de Villa, and Toronto Fire Chief and head of Emergency Management Matthew Pegg provide an update on COVID-19 in the city on Feb. 22, 2021....

 2021-02-22 19:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Series of police searches nets cocaine, over $62K in cash...

A joint police drug unit in western P.E.I. has executed seven search warrants as part of a cocaine trafficking investigation, and two men were arrested....

 2021-02-22 18:58 

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[ North News ]

More COVID-19 vaccination appointments in Whitehorse now bookable...

The largest portion of Yukon's population eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine — adults in Whitehorse — is once again able to book an appointment....

 2021-02-22 18:51 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Drug charges laid against son of Dieppe double homicide victims...

An arrest warrant has been issued for the son of a Dieppe couple found dead in their homes in 2019 after he failed to appear in Moncton provincial court on Monday for drug charges....

 2021-02-22 18:38 

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[ Sudbury ]

Greater Sudbury resident facing $3K fine for breaking quarantine act...

A Sudbury resident has been fined $3,000 for breaking the Quarantine Act....

 2021-02-22 18:30 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Iain Rankin's first challenge as premier is building a representative cabinet...

Iain Rankin ran a successful bid for the leadership of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party and has picked his top advisors. Now he faces his first major task as premier: choosing the cabinet he will likely lead into the next general election....

 2021-02-22 18:24 

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[ Hamilton ]

Niagara Falls MPP at odds with Oosterhoff over Niagara's COVID-19 vaccine shortage...

Niagara Falls NDP MPP Wayne Gates is demanding answers from the provincial government regarding Niagara's vaccine shortage....

 2021-02-22 18:18 

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Some good news from across the universe...

With much of the world struggling through the COVID-19 pandemic, there are still some good-news stories to report. Here's a brief roundup....

 2021-02-22 18:12 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

1 new case of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia; province warns of scam...

The province reported one new case of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the total number of active cases in Nova Scotia to 19....

 2021-02-22 18:06 

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Fans to be allowed at New Jersey sports venues next week...

Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday fans will be allowed to attend sports and entertainment events at New Jersey's largest facilities in limited numbers starting next week....

 2021-02-22 18:04 

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Wilfrid Laurier students create COVID-19 fake news detector...

Students at Wilfrid Laurier University have come up with a COVID-19 fake news detector to help combat the spread of harmful misinformation online....

 2021-02-22 17:55 

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[ Ottawa ]

Runny nose? Stay home from school, get tested, OPH tells students...

Students in Ottawa with just a single potential symptom of COVID-19, such as a runny nose or unexplained nausea, will now have to stay home and be tested for the illness....

 2021-02-22 17:51 

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[ Calgary ]

TC Energy refuses to raise bid for TC PipeLines despite unitholder criticism...

Calgary-based TC Energy Corp. says it has no intention of again sweetening its bid to buy out the other unit-holders of TC PipeLines LP, a U.S. master limited partnership it operates, despite the vow of its largest non-affiliated investor to vote against ...

 2021-02-22 17:51 

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[ Calgary ]

TC Energy refuses to raise bid for TC PipeLines despite unit-holder criticism...

Calgary-based TC Energy Corp. says it has no intention of again sweetening its bid to buy out the other unit-holders of TC PipeLines LP, a U.S. master limited partnership it operates, despite the vow of its largest non-affiliated investor to vote against ...

 2021-02-22 17:46 

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Bone cancer survivor to join billionaire on SpaceX flight...

Bone cancer survivor Hayley Arceneaux will become the youngest American in space this fall when she rockets into orbit on SpaceX's first private flight....

 2021-02-22 17:46 

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[ Saskatoon ]

SHIP asks Saskatoon city council to open up civic facility as an emergency overnight shelter...

The Saskatoon Housing Initiatives Partnership [SHIP] is asking the City of Saskatoon to look at designating a civic facility as an emergency overnight shelter during the winter....

 2021-02-22 17:44 

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[ Windsor ]

6 businesses charged with violating COVID-19 restrictions in Windsor-Essex...

Several businesses were charged for violating COVID-19 rules during the first weekend since the lockdown was lifted in Windsor-Essex, the public health unit says....

 2021-02-22 17:32 

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Artemi Panarin leaves Rangers in wake of Russian story alleging abuse in 2011...

Rangers star forward Artemi Panarin is taking a leave of absence after a former coach in his native Russia alleges the NHLer beat up an 18-year-old girl in 2011, the New York Post reported Monday....

 2021-02-22 17:30 

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[ Montreal ]

Police searching for suspects in homicide of Laval woman who had reported death threats...

Marly Edouard of Laval called 911 on Friday afternoon to report a threat against her life. A little less than 48 hours later, she was found dead outside the condo building where she lived....

 2021-02-22 17:30 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Cases of COVID-19 confirmed at Musselwhite Mine...

Newmont, the company that operates the mine, confirmed two workers have tested positive and a third is a presumed case....

 2021-02-22 17:27 

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[ North News ]

Arviat reports 12 new cases of COVID-19...

The Nunavut government is announcing 12 new cases of COVID-19 in Arviat....

 2021-02-22 17:23 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba's Safe at Home grant program gets $2M boost...

More free entertainment is on its way to Manitobans in an effort by the province to keep people at home as much as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-02-22 17:21 

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Grammy-winning duo Daft Punk break up after 28 years...

Grammy-winning electronic music pioneers Daft Punk have announced that they are breaking up after 28 years....

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