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‘We might not make it’ seasonal businesses react to province extending the stay-at-home order

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

With the announcement that Ontario would be extending the stay-at-home-order, outdoor recreation businesses in southwestern Ontario are losing patience, and looking at potentially losing it all. On Thursday, Premier Doug Ford extended Ontario’s stay-at-home order another two weeks to June 2. This comes as the order was set to …

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Golf community livid about Ontario extending ban on sport

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

Chris Barber can’t help but think Ontario Premier Doug Ford has something against golf. Barber, the executive professional/GM at The Landings Golf Course and Teaching Centre in Kingston, Ont., can’t understand why Ford has extended the ban on golf in Ontario until at least June 2. It was part …

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Golf community livid about Ontario government extending ban on sport

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

Chris Barber can’t help but think Ontario Premier Doug Ford has something against golf. Barber, the executive professional/GM at The Landings Golf Course and Teaching Centre in Kingston, Ont., can’t understand why Ford has extended the ban on golf in Ontario until at least June 2. It was part …

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Saskatchewan eyes extending public health rules as 412 new coronavirus cases reported

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Saskatchewan’s average of recent COVID-19 infections hit a new high Monday as Premier Scott Moe and health officials mulled what to do about existing public health orders. Health officials said the province’s weekly average of new daily cases was sitting at 307 — the highest its been since at …

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Ottawa extending travel restrictions for foreign nationals until end of January – National

Ottawa extending travel restrictions for foreign nationals until end of January - National

Ottawa is extending a slew of travel restrictions and rules meant to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic into the new year as case counts continue their steady rise across the country. Public Safety Minister Bill Blair and Health Minister Patty Hajdu say the rules, first imposed near …

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B.C. considering extending winter school break to deal with COVID-19 spread

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British Columbia health officials and the Ministry of Education are looking at the option of starting the winter school break early to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said the province has been looking at the option “for some time” and is trying to …

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Calgary city council looks at extending fee relief for local businesses amid COVID-19 – Calgary

Calgary city council looks at extending fee relief for local businesses amid COVID-19 - Calgary

On Monday, Calgary councillors will review a report from city administration that recommends they extend fee relief measures for local businesses, including one that makes it less expensive for restaurants to set up patios. The fee relief measures were put in at the start of May and are set …

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Coronavirus: Toronto Public Health recommending lower restaurant capacities, extending mask bylaw – Toronto

Coronavirus: Toronto Public Health recommending lower restaurant capacities, extending mask bylaw - Toronto

Toronto’s medical officer of health says she will be recommending lower restaurant capacities and extending the City’s mask bylaw by another six months in response to the growing number of coronavirus cases. “It’s plain to see there’s an immediate rising risk,” Dr. Eileen de Villa told reporters Monday afternoon …

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Coronavirus: Canada extending international travel restrictions, mandatory quarantine until Sept. 30 – National

Coronavirus: Canada extending international travel restrictions, mandatory quarantine until Sept. 30 - National

Canada is once again extending emergency orders that place restrictions on international travel and make mandatory 14-day quarantines for anyone entering the country during the novel coronavirus pandemic. The orders will be extended for at least another month, the government said. “Our government is extending the existing restrictions on international …

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Peterborough marina extending season to Thanksgiving Day – Peterborough

Peterborough marina extending season to Thanksgiving Day - Peterborough

After initially planning to end the season five weeks earlier than usual, the Peterborough Marina’s operating season will be extended until Thanksgiving Day as usual. On Wednesday, the City of Peterborough announced that the marina’s season will conclude on Thanksgiving Day (Oct. 12) after the initial plans were to close …

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