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Quebec adds more than 550 new COVID-19 cases, 8 more deaths

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

Quebec is reporting 551 new cases and eight more deaths, including two in the past 24 hours, attributable to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis on Monday. The vaccination campaign saw another 73,467 doses administered, for more than 4.3 million to date. The province has opened appointments to all adults. The …

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Quebec counts 716 new COVID-19 infections, 2 more deaths as vaccinations top 4.3 million

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

Quebec is reporting 716 new COVID-19 cases and two additional virus-related deaths Sunday. The daily case count in the province has been under the 800 mark for most of the week, aside from Friday, which saw a slight jump with 838 cases. READ MORE: Will you need a yearly COVID-19 …

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COVID-19: Quebec records 760 new cases, 8 deaths as hospitalizations drop

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

Quebec is reporting 760 new COVID-19 cases and eight additional virus-related deaths Saturday as hospitalizations decrease. The daily case count in the province has been hovering just under the 800-mark for most of the week, aside from Friday, which saw a slight jump with 838 cases. READ MORE: The …

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Quebec records more than 800 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations rise

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

Quebec is reporting 838 new cases and eight additional deaths Friday as all adults are now able to book their first shots of the COVID-19 vaccine. It is the highest daily tally of new infections since last weekend for the province, which has been hovering under the 800 case …

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COVID-19: Young people give shot in arm as Quebec sets new vaccination record

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

Quebec has set another pandemic record by administering 110,000 shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in a single day. Health Minister Christian Dubé took to social media Friday to announce the news, saying that the so-called “youth week” has been successful. At least 50 per cent of Quebecers who are between …

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Quebec adds more than 700 new COVID-19 cases, 11 more deaths

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

As the COVID-19 health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 745 new cases and 11 additional deaths Wednesday. This includes three fatalities in the past 24 hours, while five pandemic-related deaths occurred between May 5 and 10. Authorities say three Quebecers died before May 5. The immunization campaign saw another …

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Quebec bumps up booster COVID-19 shot for adults undergoing dialysis, cancer treatments

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

Quebec is bumping up the booster shot of the COVID-19 vaccine for people who are severely immunocompromised or undergoing certain medical treatments. The Health Ministry announced the decision Wednesday morning on the heels of advice from the province’s immunization committee. Under the plan, Quebecers who meet certain criteria will …

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COVID-19: Quebec premier declares they’re ‘heading in the right direction’

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

Quebec is “heading in the right direction” as vaccination opens up and the number of new COVID-19 cases fall, the province’s premier said Tuesday. François Legault said the upcoming months are also looking more promising compared to last summer. “We are getting through the third wave, but we still …

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Open letter urges young people in Quebec to get COVID-19 vaccine

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

As the immunization rollout expands and the province continues to deal with a third COVID-19 wave, Quebec’s health minister has penned a rare open letter to young adults acknowledging all they have given up — and urging them to get vaccinated. Christian Dubé begins by saying that the past …

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Quebec reports more than 900 new COVID-19 cases again, 5 more deaths

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

Quebec is reporting 919 new cases and five more deaths attributable to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis Friday. The number of hospitalizations related to the novel coronavirus now stands at 574, a decrease of six from the previous day. This includes 139 patients in intensive care units, a drop …

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