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 2021-10-26 15:41 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Studies on resilience of birds earn P.E.I. ornithologist prestigious awards...

Kathy Martin's love of birds has taken her into the Arctic and to the tops of the Rocky Mountains, but it started on the family farm on Stanhope, P.E.I....

 2021-10-26 15:15 

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[ Windsor ]

Windsor-Essex see 30 new COVID-19 cases...

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is reporting 30 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday....

 2021-10-26 15:08 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Virtual health-care program temporarily closed due to coverage issues...

A virtual health-care program that offers access to Islanders without a family doctor is temporarily unavailable due to physician coverage issues, Health PEI said in a written statement Tuesday....

 2021-10-26 14:57 

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[ Edmonton ]

Results of Alberta's referendum on equalization, daylight time to be released today...

Albertans who cast their ballots in municipal elections were asked by the provincial government where they stood on equalization payments and the setting of the clocks. Voters were also tasked with choosing three senators-in-waiting for Alberta....

 2021-10-26 14:53 

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Who's who in Justin Trudeau's 2021 cabinet...

Here is the complete list of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's new cabinet, sworn in today at Rideau Hall in Ottawa....

 2021-10-26 14:53 

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[ British Columbia ]

Some Halloween traditions harmful to wildlife, rescue centre warns...

Spooky season is upon us — but for wildlife, some Halloween traditions can be downright terrifying and dangerous. That's why one rescue organization is asking people to reconsider setting off fireworks and putting up certain decorations for Oct....

 2021-10-26 14:50 

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[ Toronto ]

Province hiring new LTC inspections staff as Ontario reports 269 new COVID-19 cases...

The provincial government announced Tuesday that it is spending $20 million this year to hire 193 new inspections staff and launch a proactive inspections program in Ontario's long-term care homes....

 2021-10-26 14:47 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

N.S. massage therapist sentenced for assault...

A Nova Scotia massage therapist has been given a conditional discharge and placed on a year's probation after being convicted on an assault charge....

 2021-10-26 14:36 

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New net-zero pledges push world close to 2 C target, UN finds...

A report by the UN Environment Programme found recent announcements by dozens of countries to aim for "net-zero" emissions by 2050 could limit a global temperature rise to 2.2 degrees Celsius (4 F) by the end of the century....

 2021-10-26 14:35 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Sandeson appeals decision to deny him bail while he awaits 2nd murder trial...

William Sandeson is appealing a judge's decision to deny him bail as he awaits his second trial on a charge of first-degree murder....

 2021-10-26 14:13 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Packages pile up at mail-receiving businesses across the border...

Packages at a Houlton, Maine, mail-receiving shop have been stuck in limbo for 20 months because New Brunswickers haven't been able to get over the border to pick them up....

 2021-10-26 14:02 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Sask. medical health officers plead with health minister for increased COVID-19 restrictions: letter...

Medical health officers across Saskatchewan are once again pleading with the provincial government to do more to combat COVID-19, according to a letter obtained by CBC News....

 2021-10-26 14:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Ontario ministers of Long-Term Care, Finance make an announcement...

Minister of Long-Term Care Rod Phillips and Finance Minister Peter Bethlenfalvy make an announcement about accountability, enforcement and transparency in the long-term care sector....

 2021-10-26 13:50 

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For the first time in over 100 years, the Habs visit Seattle...

Rob Pizzo looks back at the last matchup between Montreal and Seattle in 1919 with a Stanley Cup final that never ended....

 2021-10-26 13:46 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Saskatoon police charge woman with second-degree murder in death of toddler...

A 37-year-old woman has been charged with murder by Saskatoon police after the death of a two-year-old boy last year....

 2021-10-26 13:40 

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Japan's Princess Mako marries commoner, loses royal status...

Japanese Princess Mako quietly married a commoner without traditional wedding celebrations Tuesday and said their marriage — delayed three years and opposed by some — "was a necessary choice to live while cherishing our hearts."...

 2021-10-26 13:29 

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[ Calgary ]

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 in Alberta on Tuesday, Oct. 26...

The province reported 1,592 cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, as the number of active cases and hospitalizations related to the disease continue to drop. Twenty-five deaths were reported to Alberta Health over the last three days, including three people...

 2021-10-26 13:24 

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[ Windsor ]

Is Windsor in for a green Halloween? Why the fall colours seem fashionably late...

We're a month into autumn, but many trees in Windsor-Essex — still sporting their green leaves — haven't quite gotten the message....

 2021-10-26 13:15 

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Blue Origin, Boeing reveal plan to build 'business park' space station...

Billionaire Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin has unveiled plans to develop a commercial space station called "Orbital Reef" with Boeing, aiming to launch the spacecraft in the second half of this decade....

 2021-10-26 13:10 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Grand Falls-Windsor, union ratify deal to end 14-week employee lockout...

The announcement was made by Canadian Union of Publice Employees Local 1349 just after 11:30 p.m. Monday. The deal is in place retroactively from January to the end of 2025....

 2021-10-26 13:08 

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[ Hamilton ]

Storm surge: HCA warns strong winds could cause flooding and erosion along Lake Ontario...

Strong, shore-bound winds and waves as high as two metres are forecast for today and the resulting storm surge could raise the risk of flooding and erosion, according to the Hamilton Conservation Authority....

 2021-10-26 13:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Holidays looking brighter in Metro Vancouver this year with return of popular events...

Popular holiday events including VanDusen Festival of Lights, Stanley Park Christmas Train, and Lights at Lafarge have confirmed they will be open to the public this year after closures last year due to the pandemic....

 2021-10-26 13:00 

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[ North News ]

Union files grievance over Yukon govt's mandatory vaccine policy...

The Yukon Employees Union filed a grievance against the government over concerns about its mandatory vaccination policy....

 2021-10-26 13:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Negative experiences, high hopes: Black candidates say they'll learn from the election...

Edmonton's new city council is more diverse than ever before, but some Black candidates who ran for office say it's important not to lose sight of who still doesn't have a seat at the table....

 2021-10-26 12:56 

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Trudeau expected to reveal major overhaul to his cabinet this morning — find out who's in it...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to reveal a major shakeup to his cabinet this morning as he enters his third mandate....

 2021-10-26 12:54 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Saskatoon Public Schools approves employee, volunteer vaccination plan...

Saskatoon's public school division has officially approved a vaccination plan for all employees as well as many other people who enter school buildings....

 2021-10-26 12:54 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Saskatoon Public Schools approves employee, volunteer vaccination mandate...

Saskatoon's public school division has officially approved a vaccination plan for all employees as well as many other people who enter school buildings....

 2021-10-26 12:38 

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Proposed non-compete legislation levels playing field for tech workers...

Ontario has introduced legislation that will ban non-compete clauses in employment contracts. The restrictions, which have become more common in the tech sector, are meant to prevent employees from leaving a company to work for a direct competitor....

 2021-10-26 12:36 

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[ Montreal ]

More charges for suspect in Quebec Amber Alert case...

The 36-year-old man charged in connection with the Amber Alert in the Lower St. Lawrence last month is facing several new charges....

 2021-10-26 12:31 

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[ Hamilton ]

6 Women Who Rock honoured with awards recognizing contributions and community impact...

A police officer breaking down barriers, an immigrant working to make Canada more welcoming for newcomers and a student finding new ways to address gender-based violence are among the 2021 Women Who Rock....

 2021-10-26 12:26 

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[ Montreal ]

Canadian winner says Chopin piano prize 'huge responsibility'...

Bruce Liu, the Canadian winner of the 18th Frederic Chopin international piano competition in Warsaw, says the prize was a surprise to him and now brings some pressure 'to keep this kind of freshness in music....

 2021-10-26 12:09 

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Queen Elizabeth carries out official duties following hospital stay...

Queen Elizabeth carried out her first official engagement on Tuesday since spending a night in hospital and being ordered to rest by her doctors....

 2021-10-26 12:00 

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[ North News ]

Expanded electronic recycling pilot a 'big help' to some N.W.T. communities...

The territorial government has expanded its electronics recycling program in 11 N.W.T. communities. Residents can now recycle more than 500 electronic items....

 2021-10-26 12:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Lifelong 'difficult relationship' ends with Alberta man murdering father in dispute over a car...

Patrick William Freeman, 30, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the June 2019 death of his father, Patrick Alexander Freeman, 61. He will be sentenced on Friday....

 2021-10-26 12:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

Car2Go settles class action lawsuit over 'driver protection fee' for $1 million...

If you had a Car2Go membership before the company left North America in 2020, you could be in line for some money from a class action lawsuit that was recently settled....

 2021-10-26 12:00 

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[ New Brunswick ]

'Net-zero' building, training centre, could be coming to Fredericton...

The Canadian Homebuilders Association of New Brunswick is a step closer to building a "Centre for Residential Construction Excellence" with the first and second reading of a bylaw to permit it by Fredericton city council on Monday....

 2021-10-26 11:53 

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[ Toronto ]

Facing 'tsunami' of new mental health patients, Ontario Medical Association calls for more supports...

Reducing patient wait times; expanding mental health, addiction and home care services; and preparing for the next pandemic are among top priorities for a group representing Ontario doctors....

 2021-10-26 11:52 

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[ Hamilton ]

Tickets for the Dec. 12 Grey Cup in Hamilton go on sale today...

Tickets to the108th Grey Cup, set for Hamilton's Tim Hortons Field, go on sale today....

 2021-10-26 11:30 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

RCMP suspect arson in Crapaud fire...

RCMP are investigating what they believe to be a case of arson in central P.E.I....

 2021-10-26 11:23 

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

New Zealand's government says it will expand a vaccine mandate to include thousands of workers who have close contact with their customers — including those at restaurants, bars, gyms and hair salons....

 2021-10-26 11:00 

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[ Windsor ]

Streetcar 351 to be located in Legacy Park...

The facility to house Streetcar 351 will be located in Legacy Park despite objections from some councillors and a group calling for it to be located at the Chimczuk Museum....

 2021-10-26 11:00 

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[ Calgary ]

Alberta students, educators want mandatory tests and diploma exams cancelled amid 4th wave...

Students and educators are calling on the provincial government to make diploma and provincial achievement tests (PATs) optional again this year as the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt learning....

 2021-10-26 11:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

New B.C. program offers help, and purpose, for male victims of violence and addiction...

Experts say men often stay silent about their struggles and turn to drugs instead. Now a new program, with pilot money from the province, hopes to become a model of support for men struggling to cope with trauma....

 2021-10-26 11:00 

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[ North News ]

Yellowknife school gyms closed to outside groups until December...

Three Yellowknife school boards confirmed that school gyms would remain closed to outside user groups until at least Dec. 1. After then, superintendents said they would review the decision monthly....

 2021-10-26 10:55 

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[ Montreal ]

3 people seriously injured following work-related accident in Windsor, Que....

Three of the workers were seriously injured when scaffolding collapsed inside a silo currently under repair....

 2021-10-26 10:35 

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Sudan capital locked down after military takeover triggers deadly unrest...

Roads were blocked, shops were shut, phones were down and people queued for bread in Sudan on Tuesday, a day after the army seized power in a coup that triggered unrest in which at least seven people were killed....

 2021-10-26 10:30 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

After years of waiting, Thunder Bay's Boulevard Lake dam walkway set to re-open...

People who want to walk, stroll or cycle over the Boulevard Lake Dam in Thunder Bay, Ont., will be able to cross over the popular walkway within the next couple weeks....

 2021-10-26 10:14 

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[ Montreal ]

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

Some regional health boards on the island have spent hundreds of thousands on unvaccinated employees who had to be tested three times a week. Here's what you need to know....

 2021-10-26 10:14 

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[ Montreal ]

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

Some regional health boards on the island have spent hundreds of thousands on unvaccinated employees who had to be tested three times a week. Here's what you need to know....

 2021-10-26 10:00 

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[ Manitoba ]

Fire that destroyed Sandy Bay CFS office in 2019 was deliberately set: Manitoba fire commissioner...

A fire that destroyed the office of the Sandy Bay Child and Family Services agency two years ago was found to be deliberately set, CBC News has learned....

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