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 2021-09-21 16:38 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

N.S. reports 25 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday...

With 25 new cases announced Tuesday, Nova Scotia now has 137 active cases, and nine people are in hospital with COVID-19....

 2021-09-21 16:34 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

3 new cases, P.E.I. school outbreak 'appears to be contained,' says premier...

P.E.I. Premier Dennis King says the province appears to be successful in its handling of the recent COVID-19 outbreak at Charlottetown's West Royalty Elementary....

 2021-09-21 16:30 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Sask. Premier Scott Moe calls federal election 'most pointless election in Canadian history'...

Moe tweeted that the election cost $600 million and achieved nothing....

 2021-09-21 16:30 

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NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh holds news conference in Vancouver...

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh holds post-election news conference in Vancouver...

 2021-09-21 16:18 

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[ North News ]

Northern voters chose more of the same in what could be the 1st of many pandemic elections...

'Luckily for the Yukon's (and the country's) fight against COVID-19, the most muted of the colourful carried the day,' writes Stephanie Irlbacher-Fox, as she ponders what the pandemic election means for the future of the North....

 2021-09-21 16:07 

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[ Ottawa ]

Key COVID-19 numbers in the Ottawa area today...

Quebec reported three more COVID-19 deaths in the Outaouais Tuesday. Ottawa Public Health added 46 cases to the city's count....

 2021-09-21 15:56 

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[ Sudbury ]

Sudbury police pursue man involved in two collisions Tuesday...

Greater Sudbury Police are pursuing a man involved in two collisions Tuesday morning in the area near Longyear Drive and the Falconbridge Highway....

 2021-09-21 15:54 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Propelled by a crisis, this man biked across Canada for Indigenous youth...

Rylee Nepinak biked from Vancouver to Halifax to raise awareness about Indigenous youth suicide prevention after Tataskweyak Cree Nation in Manitoba declared a state of emergency this summer. He arrived in Halifax on Monday....

 2021-09-21 15:51 

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[ Edmonton ]

Two rural Alberta schools close due to COVID-19 infections among students...

Two schools in rural Alberta are closing their classrooms over the number of students not attending because of COVID-19 infections....

 2021-09-21 15:50 

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[ North News ]

Nunavut confirms 2 more COVID-19 cases: 1 in Kinngait, 1 in Kugluktuk...

Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut's chief public health officer, said in a news release that both people "are doing well and are isolating." It brings the total of active cases in Nunavut to five....

 2021-09-21 15:50 

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5 Canadian winter athletes to watch...

There's going to be great Olympic stories taking shape this winter, so here's Jacqueline Doorey with the five athletes you should be following....

 2021-09-21 15:39 

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[ Manitoba ]

Final election result in race between Morantz, Eyolfson might not be known for days, Elections Canada says...

It could be at least another day before voters in the riding of Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia-Headingley know who will represent them in Ottawa....

 2021-09-21 15:37 

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[ Hamilton ]

6 Canadian flags stolen from Dunnville display commemorating veterans...

Several Canadian flags have been stolen from a Dunnville, Ont., display commemorating military and RCMP members who have been killed and went missing in action....

 2021-09-21 15:34 

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[ Windsor ]

2 new deaths, 39 new cases of COVID-19 in Windsor-Essex, health unit reports...

The Windsor Essex County Health Unit reports two more people have died due to COVID-19. The health unit also confirms there has been an increase of 39 new cases....

 2021-09-21 15:32 

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[ Calgary ]

Former Liberal MP Kent Hehr drops out of Calgary mayoral race...

Weeks after declaring his candidacy for mayor of Calgary, former MP and MLA Kent Hehr says he's dropping out of the race....

 2021-09-21 15:26 

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[ Montreal ]

Montreal author Heather O'Neill reflects on what it was like when her debut novel won Canada Reads 2007...

To celebrate 20 years of the great Canadian book debate, the Montreal writer reflects on what it was like to be the winning Canada Reads author back in 2007....

 2021-09-21 15:22 

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[ North News ]

'Not my time': NDP's Kelvin Kotchilea keeps chin up after close loss against Michael McLeod...

Despite a close loss against the incumbent Liberal candidate Michael McLeod, the NDP's Kelvin Kotchilea, who was a near second place, isn't too beat up about it. And, he says, he'll be running in the next election....

 2021-09-21 15:20 

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Argonauts bring back veteran CFL coach Chris Jones to be defensive consultant...

The Argonauts on Tuesday announced veteran coach Chris Jones has joined Ryan Dinwiddie's staff as a defensive consultant. Previously, he served as the club's defensive coordinator, assistant head coach and assistant general manager from 2012-2013....

 2021-09-21 15:18 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Active COVID-19 case count in Thunder Bay district drops to 2...

The number of active COVID-19 cases in the Thunder Bay district continues to drop after hitting its highest level in three months....

 2021-09-21 15:10 

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[ New Brunswick ]

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: No complaints to Elections Canada on voting issues due to virus...

An official with Elections Canada says she has not received any direct complaints about voting access problems related to COVID-19....

 2021-09-21 15:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Misinformation on Reddit has become unmanageable, 3 Alberta moderators say...

Misinformation flooding some of Alberta's biggest online communities has become a major problem during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to three volunteer Reddit moderators in Edmonton....

 2021-09-21 14:58 

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Biden tells UN assembly that America is ready for 'relentless diplomacy'...

President Joe Biden used his first address before the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday to declare that the world stands and at an "inflection point in history" and must move quickly and co-operatively to address the festering issues of the COVID-1...

 2021-09-21 14:45 

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[ Montreal ]

Legault congratulates Trudeau on election victory, despite rooting for a Conservative minority...

Quebec Premier Franois Legault took to social media to congratulate Justin Trudeau for being re-elected as Canada's prime minister on Tuesday, less than two weeks after criticizing the Liberals and expressing his preference for a Conservative minority...

 2021-09-21 14:44 

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Ex-Blue Jays outfielder Anthony Gose back in majors armed with 100 mph fastball...

Anthony Gose, a one-time speedy outfielder with the Blue Jays and Detroit, was called up from the minors Monday by Cleveland, this time as a hard-throwing relief pitcher. "His story is something that makes me smile," says Cleveland interim manager...

 2021-09-21 14:41 

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[ Sudbury ]

One dead in suspicious fire on Antwerp Ave in Greater Sudbury...

One person is dead after a suspicious fire early Tuesday morning in the Greater Sudbury community of the Donovan. Three others rescued from fire....

 2021-09-21 14:38 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

With a Liberal government returning to Ottawa, N.S. premier expects child-care deal to stand...

Former premier Iain Rankin and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the $605-million agreement in July that will result in $10-a-day child care in the province by 2026....

 2021-09-21 14:32 

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Philanthropist, media magnate Allan Slaight dead at 90...

Canadian broadcasting mogul Allan Slaight, whose support of the country's arts scene made him an ubiquitous name at venues and events — including the Juno Awards — has died....

 2021-09-21 14:29 

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[ Toronto ]

Ford says COVID-19 'doesn't care' about politics after Liberal win, Ontario reports 574 new cases...

Ontario Premier Doug Ford vowed to continue work closely with the newly re-elected prime minister on Tuesday a day ahead of the province's vaccine certificate program rollout....

 2021-09-21 14:27 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

After TCH head-on collision kills 2, police investigate possible charges...

Two people died after a pickup truck swerved over the centre line and hit their small car head on, RCMP say, with the truck driver arrested at the scene....

 2021-09-21 14:17 

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[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba premier to talk about COVID-19 vaccine outreach...

Manitoba's premier, health minister and representatives for doctors and pharmacists will make an announcement at 10 a.m. about COVID-19 vaccine outreach in the province....

 2021-09-21 14:00 

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Taliban expands interim cabinet — but includes no women...

The Taliban expanded their interim cabinet by naming more ministers and deputies on Tuesday, but failed to appoint any women, despite the international outcry that followed their initial presentation of an all-male government earlier this month....

 2021-09-21 14:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Fears that U of A's extension of pandemic exam protocols could hurt students with disabilities...

Student leaders at the University of Alberta are warning that students with disabilities may be getting an inequitable learning experience as a result of changes in services to assist them....

 2021-09-21 13:34 

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[ Montreal ]

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

Pfizer says there's no timeline yet on when it will ask Canadian Health authorities to approve a vaccine dose for children aged five to 11. Here's what you need to know....

 2021-09-21 13:33 

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[ North News ]

Bloc Quebecois's Sylvie Brub defeats 2 Indigenous rivals to retake northern Quebec riding...

AbitibiBaie-JamesNunavikEeyou is the largest in Quebec and the third largest nationally. More than 30 per cent of the 65,172 eligible voters are Indigenous....

 2021-09-21 13:16 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Dr. Heather Morrison to provide P.E.I. COVID-19 update Tuesday...

P.E.I. Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Heather Morrison will provide Islanders an update on COVID-19 on Tuesday....

 2021-09-21 13:13 

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How Vladimir Guerrero Jr. drew from his dad to become an MVP candidate...

It's apparent by his play that Vladimir Guerrero Jr., has managed to both emulate and, somehow, improve upon how his father succeeded in the batter's box. The approach has led him into the AL MVP discussion and his team into the playoff race....

 2021-09-21 12:52 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Her Majesty's Penitentiary inmate dead, with cause unknown...

An inmate at Her Majesty's Penitentiary died in hospital Sunday after being found unresponsive in his cell three days earlier, according to the justice department....

 2021-09-21 12:50 

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[ Calgary ]

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 in Alberta on Tuesday, Sept. 21...

Alberta's devastating fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic hit 20,614 active cases on Monday — far more than twice as many as any other province or territory and the first time the numbers have surpassed 20,000 in the province since mid-May....

 2021-09-21 12:35 

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[ Toronto ]

SickKids announces $50M donation to support brain and mental health initiatives...

The foundation for the Toronto Hospital for Sick Children says a $50 million donation will further research and treatment in the field of pediatric brain and mental health....

 2021-09-21 12:33 

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[ Windsor ]

Heavy rainfall, thunderstorms to hit Windsor-Essex, Chatham-Kent...

Environment Canada has issued a rainfall and thunderstorm warning for Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent. Rain is expected to last throughout Tuesday into Wednesday night....

 2021-09-21 12:26 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Greens' Darcie Lanthier says she won't run again following disappointing results...

Darcie Lanthier says she's "officially retiring" from politics and that she won't be running for a seat in the next federal election....

 2021-09-21 12:20 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Traffic delays expected as work on new Bedford roundabout begins...

The traffic flow on one of Nova Scotia's busiest roads is about to get a lot slower. Work on a new roundabout for Larry Uteck Boulevard in Bedford began Monday morning and will continue over the next three months....

 2021-09-21 12:00 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Court watches Greg Fertuck square off with veteran cops in marathon 6-hour RCMP interview after 2017 arrest...

A six-hour interview with Greg Fertuck from 2017 shows the case that RCMP built against the suspected killer — two years before he was charged with Sheree Fertuck's murder....

 2021-09-21 12:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

The biggest loser in Monday's federal election might just be Jason Kenney...

As federal Conservative cut through the clutter of the election to figure out why they lost, they'll be pointing their knives in the direction of Alberta's embattled premier....

 2021-09-21 12:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Homeless couples say poor housing and shelter options mean tough choices...

Some homeless couples and their advocates say there are few shelter spaces in B.C. specifically for them and it's a barrier to getting them indoors. They say the answer is more permanent, secure housing so couples can live together long term....

 2021-09-21 12:00 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Sask. researchers see downward trend in COVID-19 wastewater testing, but delta sub-variants detected...

A drop in coronavirus particles in Saskatoon, Prince Albert and North Battleford wastewater might be a promising sign for the upcoming COVID-19 numbers, but a scientist from the University of Saskatchewan says he is still concerned about some of the recen...

 2021-09-21 11:53 

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Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the world on Tuesday...

The European Commission said on Tuesday it would make sense for the United States to allow travel by people vaccinated with the AstraZeneca shot in Europe....

 2021-09-21 11:47 

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Nerves on edge on Spanish island as quakes, lava threaten...

Several small earthquakes shook the Spanish island of La Palma off northwest Africa in the early hours of Tuesday, keeping nerves on edge as rivers of lava continued to flow toward the sea and a new vent blew open on the mountainside....

 2021-09-21 11:02 

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[ Ottawa ]

Political map remains the same in Ottawa-Gatineau...

After a summer campaign during a continuing pandemic, much of the political landscape looks the same in the Ottawa-Gatineau area as both the Liberals and Conservatives maintain the seats they won last election — with one exception....

 2021-09-21 11:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Victim in B.C. case of dog on death row claims he was threatened by animal's supporter...

A man bitten by a dog now facing destruction says a friend of the animal's original owner threatened to break both his legs during a random weekend encounter....

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