Tag Archives: Canada

Kenney, Hinshaw, Yiu providing COVID-19 update Monday afternoon

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

The premier, chief medical officer of health and the president of Alberta Health Services will be speaking publicly early Monday afternoon, providing an update on measures to protect public health during the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The news conference will be streamed live here at 1 p.m. …

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COVID-19: Nova Scotia expands vaccine eligibility to people aged 30 and older

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

Nova Scotians aged 30 and older are now able to book an appointment to receive a Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. While the change wasn’t announced in a news release or on the province’s vaccine appointment booking website on Monday morning, available appointments were showing up for that age …

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Provinces continue towards COVID-19 vaccine targets amid military head’s resignation

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

Canadian provinces continued to take steps towards hitting their COVID-19 vaccination targets on Sunday even as questions linger after the departure of the senior military officer in charge of the national immunization drive. Ontario administered its seven millionth vaccine dose over the weekend, which saw several hot spots trying …

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COVID-19 vaccines providing much needed mental health boost after troublesome year

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

They’re becoming increasingly common online — people’s COVID-19 vaccine happy dances, for lack of a better term. LOVE the enthusiasm!! #StickItToCOVID #yqr https://t.co/AKiMDnwg7G — Evraz Place Live (@evrazplacelive) May 14, 2021 Be it fist-pumping through the sunroof while in line at the Regina drive-thru vaccination clinic, or dancing to …

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Medical experts in Ontario calling for creative strategies in next phase of COVID-19 vaccine rollout

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

In Ontario, medical teams have worked around the clock to vaccinate people in hot spots regions. For the last two weeks, Ontario designated 50 per cent of its incoming vaccine supply to hard-hit areas as a targeted effort to reduce transmission. Throughout the weekend, clinics have run across the …

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COVID-19: Saskatchewan breaks record for daily vaccinations, reports 167 new cases

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

On the same day Saskatchewan reported a record-breaking amount of nearly 20,000 COVID-19 vaccinations administered, the province also reported 167 new cases. Read more: COVID-19: Priority populations can begin booking second doses Monday in Saskatchewan Government officials credit the expanded capacity of its rollout program with pharmacies now involved …

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COVID-19: Priority populations can begin booking second doses Monday in Saskatchewan

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

Starting Monday, anyone over 85, along with those who received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. before Feb. 15 will be eligible to book their second dose in Saskatchewan. People being treated for cancer, are bone marrow transplant recipients or who have blood cancer diagnosed within the last …

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75 people fined $135,000 at illegal gathering in Quebec’s Lanaudière region

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

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 16, 2021 3:40 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Seventy-five people are facing fines after an illegal gathering that violated COVID-19 rules in Quebec’s …

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Feds face calls for answers after general overseeing COVID-19 vaccine rollout sidelined

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

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 16, 2021 1:24 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The federal Liberal government is facing growing calls for answers on why the military general …

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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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