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New Brunswick to provide COVID-19 update as Edmundston lockdown continues – New Brunswick

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New Brunswick is set to provide a COVID-19 update Monday afternoon. It will be led by Health Minister Dorothy Shephard and Dr. Jennifer Russell, New Brunswick’s chief medical officer of health. The announcement comes a day after the province moved the Edmundston area into a lockdown as a result …

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Wuhan, China returns to normal as world continues to battle coronavirus pandemic – National

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A year ago, a notice sent to smartphones in Wuhan at 2 a.m. announced the world’s first coronavirus lockdown, bringing the bustling central Chinese industrial and transport centre to a virtual standstill almost overnight. It would last 76 days. Early Saturday morning, however, residents of the city where the …

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Community powering through as outage continues in parts of Beechy, Sask., surrounding area

Natalie Braun’s children outside after being hit with a massive storm earlier in the week.

Beechy is one of several Saskatchewan communities that is still waiting for power to fully come back following wind and snowstorms earlier in the week. Natalie Braun is a Beechy resident and said the community has been hit pretty hard. Read more: Winter storm wreaks havoc throughout southern Saskatchewan …

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Construction in Quebec continues despite restrictions – Montreal

Construction in Quebec continues despite restrictions - Montreal

The construction industry has not slowed down despite new measures issued last week by the Legault government when it imposed a curfew, according to the Association de la construction du Québec (ACQ). Under the latest public safety measures to help curb the spread of COVID-19, construction in the province …

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Waterloo Region continues to have more than 1,000 active COVID-19 cases

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There are currently 1,092 active COVID-19 cases in the region, according to numbers provided by Waterloo Public Health on Thursday. The agency says that 35 of those people are currently in area hospitals with 18 being in intensive care. Read more: 7 patients transferred to Grand River Hospital in …

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Canada adds 7,220 new coronavirus cases, 159 deaths as vaccine rollout continues – National

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Canada added 7,220 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 618,164. Health authorities also reported 159 more people have died after contracting COVID-19, bringing the total number of fatalities to 16,233.  Story continues below advertisement The number of …

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London-Middlesex COVID-19 case surge continues as 4 deaths, record 184 cases reported – London

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Jump to: Hospitalizations – Outbreaks – Schools – Vaccinations and Testing – Ontario – Elgin and Oxford – Huron and Perth – Sarnia and Lambton For the second day in a row, the London and Middlesex region set a staggering new single-day coronavirus case record Tuesday after local health …

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Quebec reports 2,265 new cases, 37 deaths as coronavirus surge continues

Quebec reports 2,265 new cases, 37 deaths as coronavirus surge continues

Quebec is reporting 2,265 new COVID-19 cases and 37 additional deaths Monday tied to the evolving second wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Health authorities say of those deaths, seven occurred in the past 24 hours. The other fatalities attributed to COVID-19 have been retroactively added to the total. The …

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Coronavirus: Quebec daily caseload continues to top 2,000 with holiday shutdown days away

Coronavirus: Quebec daily caseload continues to top 2,000 with holiday shutdown days away

Quebec continues to struggle to get the health crisis under control, recording over 2,000 daily COVID-19 cases for four consecutive days. On Tuesday, health authorities reported 2,183 new cases of the illness, bringing the total caseload since the start of the pandemic to 181,276. Patients requiring hospitalization remains above …

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‘Things are tough:’ Canadian charities struggling as coronavirus pandemic continues – National

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The familiar ringing of handbells has gone silent at many Canadian shopping malls this year as the Salvation Army tries to cope with COVID-19 rules at a time of dropping donations. The Christmas Kettle campaign has been replaced with a red-and-white sign and an electronic tap pad that allows …

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