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Police in Nova Scotia charge 2 people for not following self-isolation rules

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

The Inverness County RCMP have charged two people under Nova Scotia’s Health Protection Act for failing to self-isolate after entering Nova Scotia. In a release, the RCMP said police were notified at around 2:35 p.m. on May 5 that two people who recently entered Nova Scotia were not answering …

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COVID-19: 10 people fined for holding a party in Halifax during lockdown

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By Alex Cooke Global News Posted May 1, 2021 12:12 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Ten people have been fined for holding a social gathering in Halifax early Saturday …

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Tillsonburg golf course charged under Reopening Ontario Act

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

A golf club in Tillsonburg has been charged under the Reopening Ontario Act following a busy couple of days at the course. The Bridges of Tillsonburg Golf Club drew the attention of many last weekend when it opened the course to golfers despite a provincewide stay-at-home order that requires …

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Halifax police called over mannequin sighting inside restaurant

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

A Halifax eatery got an unusual visit from police after someone mistook a mannequin for a customer. During COVID-19, the Ardmore Tea Room on Quinpool Road has been placing mannequins at some tables to keep them blocked off and encourage physical distancing. Now that restaurants have been ordered to …

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N.S. police lay more charges for big gatherings, including ‘busy weekend of partying’ in Wolfville

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Several people have been fined following “a busy weekend of partying in Wolfville,” according to the Kings District RCMP. In a release, the RCMP said they charged two men and one woman in their late teens and early 20s on Saturday night for illegal possession of liquor while walking …

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Latest Church of God gathering leads to several Reopening Ontario Act charges

Latest Church of God gathering leads to several Reopening Ontario Act charges

Aylmer Police have charged six people under the Reopening Ontario Act following a large gathering at the Church of God Sunday. The church, which has a history of defying provincial emergency orders, held an in-person service Sunday. Officers were on-site to monitor the scene Sunday in anticipation of the gathering, …

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Montreal police break up three large religious gatherings in Outremont in under 24 hours – Montreal

Montreal police break up three large religious gatherings in Outremont in under 24 hours - Montreal

Montreal police responded to two large gatherings in the city’s Outremont neighbourhood on Saturday morning, their third gathering intervention in the area in under 24 hours. Police spokeswoman Véronique Comtois said all three gatherings were held at places of worship and involved over 10 people, the limit for indoor …

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Strathroy-Caradoc police fine Watford woman for violating COVID-19 stay-at-home order – London

Strathroy-Caradoc police fine Watford woman for violating COVID-19 stay-at-home order - London

A 33-year-old Watford, Ont., woman has been fined $875 by Strathroy-Caradoc police after she was observed visiting several addresses in the town this week, in violation of the province’s stay-at-home order, officials said. The order was enacted in an effort to stop a surge in coronavirus cases. Police said …

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B.C. Mounties chop firewood for elderly woman who was busting furniture to burn, heat home

B.C. Mounties chop firewood for elderly woman who was busting furniture to burn, heat home

For a handful of RCMP officers in the village of Midway, B.C., the line of duty goes far beyond crime prevention. Officers recently responded to a residence in that small community near the U.S. border to assist paramedics on a medical call. An elderly man was taken to hospital …

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Chatham-Kent, Ont., police issue $880 ticket for 4 people under Reopening Ontario Act – London

Chatham-Kent, Ont., police issue $880 ticket for 4 people under Reopening Ontario Act - London

Chatham-Kent, Ont., police say four people were charged and fined under the Reopening Ontario Act following a traffic stop. Police said on Jan. 13, officers saw a suspicious vehicle on Grey Street in Chatham. They did a traffic stop in the area of Raleigh Street and Richmond Street. Officers …

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