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 2020-04-02 12:44 

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[ Manitoba ]

Brace yourselves for a dump of snow Thursday...

Winnipeg's brown lawns are expected to turn back to white again Thursday....

 2020-04-02 12:30 

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[ Hamilton ]

Naked Norfolk County man arrested after break and enter...

Ontario Provincial police say the naked, 35-year-old man from Norfolk County broke into one home and got into another before being arrested....

 2020-04-02 12:30 

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[ Edmonton ]

Super-spreading events linked to COVID-19 across the country...

Thousands of people smiled, laughed, shook hands and conversed at one of the largest dental conferences in North America last month unaware of a deadly virus circling among them....

 2020-04-02 12:28 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Spring awakening as St. John's overnight winter parking ban is lifted...

In a sure sign of spring in St. Johns's, the city has lifted all winter parking restrictions effective 7:30 a.m. Friday....

 2020-04-02 12:19 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Rush of new clients in COVID-19 pandemic keeping Charlottetown food bank busy...

The Upper Room Food Bank is working to help many new clients, and a lot of them have never seen the inside of a food bank before....

 2020-04-02 12:18 

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[ Hamilton ]

Niagara police find body of 24-year-old Toronto man, investigate as a homicide...

Officers responded to a report of human remains found near a wooded area near Ort Road and Marshall Road on Sunday at 12:45 p.m....

 2020-04-02 12:11 

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[ Windsor ]

Walpole Island First Nation restricts access to non-residents due to COVID-19...

Non-resident access to the community through the Walpole Island First Nation bridge is only permitted for essential traffic, and only between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m....

 2020-04-02 12:01 

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[ Windsor ]

CBC Windsor's COVID-19 update: Here's what you need to know April 2...

Here's a look at what's happening in our area on Thursday, April 2....

 2020-04-02 12:01 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Lappe-area homeowners concerned with nighttime gravel pit crushing...

Lorne Taylor was surprised to be woken up in the middle of the night late last week, to what he thought sounded like trains moving through his neighbourhood....

 2020-04-02 12:01 

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Solved mystery shows 3 hominins shared Africa 300,000 years ago...

Scientists have solved a longstanding mystery over the age of a landmark skull found in 1921 in Zambia — the first fossil of an extinct human species discovered in Africa — in research with big implications for deciphering the origin of our ow...

 2020-04-02 12:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

What you need to know about COVID-19 in B.C. on April 2, 2020...

So far, 1,066 people in B.C. have had confirmed infections with the novel coronavirus, and 25 people have died....

 2020-04-02 12:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Edmonton ICU doctor warns COVID-19 can be serious risk for young people...

Dr. Raiyan Chowdhury is a critical care specialist who does work at the Royal Alexandra Hospital's intensive care unit in Edmonton. In a phone interview Wednesday, he described some of the things he's seen from the frontlines of the pandemic....

 2020-04-02 12:00 

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[ Windsor ]

Here's a list of Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent events postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19...

Multiple events meant to take place in the next few months in Windsor-Essex are being postponed and cancelled due to COVID-19....

 2020-04-02 11:53 

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[ Hamilton ]

Hamilton police looking for missing St. Joseph's outpatient...

Hamilton police says it received information about Richard Mann failing to attend a 2 p.m. appointment on March 26 at St. Joseph's West 5th campus....

 2020-04-02 11:42 

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[ Sudbury ]

Teacher unions fought against the expansion of e-learning and are now getting ready to move education online...

Teachers are working with the province to move all classes online in the coming weeks. Just a month ago they were at each other's throats in a bitter labour dispute....

 2020-04-02 11:25 

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[ Montreal ]

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

With the number of cases rising in Montreal, the province has enacted further travel restrictions to surrounding regions and the city is expected to announce stricter measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on its territory....

 2020-04-02 11:22 

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UN climate summit postponed until 2021 because of COVID-19...

This year's United Nations global climate summit is being postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, host country Britain said Wednesday,...

 2020-04-02 11:12 

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Q&A: How small retailers can minimize losses during COVID-19...

Small, independent stores have been hard hit by COVID-19 closures and the lack of customers. Kitchener wholesale marketplace company Faire is looking to helping them with a COVID-19 survival toolkit, including a financial losses calculator and tips to hel...

 2020-04-02 11:00 

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[ Calgary ]

OPINION | Keystone XL is Jason Kenney's $7.5B bet...

As Alberta invests billions in a pipeline, it's very likely that governments elsewhere will be investing their billions in efforts to shift us away from the products that pipeline will carry....

 2020-04-02 11:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Chinese community steps up with COVID-19 fundraising effort for P.E.I. health-care system...

P.E.I.'s Chinese community is gathering together in a difficult time to say thank you to their new home on the Island....

 2020-04-02 11:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Looking for work? These industries are hiring in Toronto during the COVID-19 pandemic...

As restaurants, bars and other businesses shut their doors during the COVID-19 pandemic, laying off tens of thousands of people, there are other industries in the city looking to hire workers -- and and they're not just retail and cashier jobs....

 2020-04-02 11:00 

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Emergency child care centres open in Waterloo region...

The Region of Waterloo is opening two emergency child care centres on Thursday for certain workers who need it....

 2020-04-02 11:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Coastal communities call for travel restrictions as visitors trickle in...

Health care centres aren't equipped to handle COVID-19 outbreak, says Central Coast Regional District....

 2020-04-02 11:00 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Transport Canada releases more information on Bearskin Airlines crash...

Transport Canada has released more information on a crash involving a Bearskin Airlines plane in Dryden, Ont....

 2020-04-02 10:59 

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Coronavirus: Here's what's happening in the sports world on Thursday...

Stay up to date on the latest on how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting sports around the globe....

 2020-04-02 10:55 

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[ Hamilton ]

'Able to get on with their lives': 34 people in Hamilton recovered from COVID-19...

It's a bright spot in a month of grim coronavirus anxiety: of Hamilton's 112 COVID-19 cases, about a third of them have already recovered....

 2020-04-02 10:30 

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[ Toronto ]

Mayor John Tory to take your questions on Metro Morning about city steps to curb COVID-19...

Mayor John Tory will join CBC Radio's Metro Morning as a guest early Thursday to take questions from listeners about city measures to curb the spread of COVID-19....

 2020-04-02 10:23 

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[ Montreal ]

Police intervene during engagement party at Opposition Leader Lionel Perez's home...

Perez says the gathering respected physical distancing, with the couple joining by video conference, a friend playing music in the garage and some passersby in the driveway....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

P.E.I. Buddhist monks adjust communal prayers, meals due to COVID-19...

Monasteries at Little Sands and Heatherdale have instituted what they call community self-isolation, with no contact with the outside world....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Sudbury ]

Could shipping containers be used as COVID-19 assessment centres?...

A physician and an entrepreneur from Sudbury have teamed up on a project they hope could help healthcare workers assess patients for COVID-19....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Have ukelele, will travel: 10-year-old boy serenades Summerland, B.C., seniors home...

Liam Calderbank might not be The King, but when the 10-year-old from Penticton, B.C., strums his tunes on his ukelele, he melts hearts just like Elvis. And in a time of global anxiety over COVID-19, he's also lifting spirits as he serenades the reside...

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Dene-speaking health line open as Sask. gov't encourages use of mental health resources...

Saskatchewan government gave out a list of resources to those needing mental health supports during the COVID-19 pandemic. Grassroots initiatives have been organized to give therapy in indigenous languages as well....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Windsor ]

Windsor Real Estate market 'on pause' as pandemic grows...

The spring real estate market in Windsor was setting up to be a busy one until the coronavirus hit. Having been deemed an essential service, however, it hasn't ground to a halt completely....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Canadians shouldn't 'be too hard on themselves' about rising screen time, experts say...

As many people work from home while trying to keep up with the news and practise physical distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, it's expected screen time on their devices will increase. Experts weigh in with their advice if you're feeling overw...

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Manitoba ]

Portable toilets, wash stations made available for Winnipeg's homeless during pandemic...

Community organizations are keeping their doors open and creating new places for Winnipeg's homeless population to use the toilet and wash up....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Manitoba ]

'This is our time to act': A timeline of coronavirus in Manitoba...

From Emerson to Churchill, Falcon Lake to Russell, and everywhere in between, people in Manitoba are affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Here's a look at how it has changed life in the province in the past month....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Manitoba ]

From court rulings to COVID-19, City of Winnipeg's budget under siege from all sides...

The City of Winnipeg's multi-year budget projections were based on several assumptions. COVID-19 will burn through some of those and an arbitrator's decision on revamping the pension for police officers could eat up more revenue assumptions....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba researchers say they've found the answer to global shortage of N95 masks amid COVID-19 crisis...

A group of Manitoba researchers say they've found a way to safely decontaminate and reuse medical masks that are normally thrown away after each use....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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Waterloo region nutrition program finds way to feed kids during pandemic...

Nutrition for Learning normally provides food for 140 schools in Waterloo region. But now it's delivering packages to nourish kids while they're out of the classroom....

 2020-04-02 10:00 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Sackville dad's homemade balance board keeping bored kids busy...

It's not exactly what you'd call a survival skill, but 14-year-old Jesse Alder found herself with so much time on her hands she's learned to play the fiddle while on a homemade balance board built by her father....

 2020-04-02 09:57 

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Jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. dead at 85; fought coronavirus...

Ellis Marsalis Jr., jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical clan that includes famed performer sons Wynton and Branford, has died after battling pneumonia brought on by the new coronavirus, one of his sons said late Wednesday....

 2020-04-02 09:57 

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Jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. dead at 85; fought coronavirus...

Ellis Marsalis Jr., jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical clan that includes famed performer sons Wynton and Branford, has died after battling pneumonia brought on by the new coronavirus, one of his sons said late Wednesday....

 2020-04-02 09:47 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Thursday, April 2: How COVID-19 is affecting P.E.I. today...

A group of small businesses is asking the P.E.I. government for more support, and the Chinese community raises thousands of dollars for the provincial health-care system....

 2020-04-02 09:30 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Dwight Ball says no worries about N.L. making payroll, after grim letter warned of cash crunch...

Premier Dwight Ball says Newfoundland and Labrador's borrowing situation has improved since a March 20 warning that the province had "run out of time" to find money to fund government operations....

 2020-04-02 09:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

COVID-19 closed a YMCA's doors, so staffers started checking in on local seniors...

With the YMCA in New Glasgow, N.S., closed because of COVID-19, child-care staff at the facility are using their time to call seniors in the community and see how they're doing....

 2020-04-02 09:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Nova Scotia puts climate change consultation on hold because of COVID-19...

A new climate change strategy for Nova Scotia hinges upon public consultation, which has now been postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-02 09:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Victoria County seeks relief for struggling gasoline retailers...

Officials in Victoria County say gasoline retailers have been hit hard with slumping sales and a 42-cent-a-litre drop in the price of gas in Nova Scotia over the past three weeks....

 2020-04-02 09:00 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Disinfectant fogging, medical screening used to combat COVID-19 at Saskatoon jail...

Staff at the Saskatoon jail are worried about their access to protective gear as the number of workers who have tested positive for COVID-19 is now 5....

 2020-04-02 09:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

N.S. musicians use social media to spread love during pandemic...

Nova Scotia musicians are using their craft in novel ways to entertain, build community and send love at a time when self-isolation and physical distancing is the new normal....

 2020-04-02 09:00 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Gas prices dip again, but drop is far less dramatic than recent weeks...

The cost of a litre of gas in Newfoundland and Labrador has dropped by about 44 cents over the last month....

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