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Canada adds 3,235 new coronavirus cases, 142 deaths as total infections near 790K – National

Canada adds 3,235 new coronavirus cases, 142 deaths as total infections near 790K - National

Health officials across the country reported 3,235 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, as the total number of infections reached 789,654. Another 142 people have died in Canada after testing positive for COVID-19, pushing the country’s death toll to 20,355. However, more than 720,000 people have recovered …

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Coronavirus: Ottawa adds 27 new COVID-19 infections, active cases continue to drop – Ottawa

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Ottawa Public Health is reporting 27 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, the second consecutive day of new infections below 30 in the nation’s capital. There have now been 13,385 cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa since the start of the pandemic. Active cases in the city are …

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Canada sees over 3,700 new coronavirus infections as total cases top 780K – National

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Canada added 3,738 more cases of the novel coronavirus on Monday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 783,580. Since the virus was first detected, it has claimed 20,136 lives in Canada. Read more: Coronavirus tracker: how many new cases of COVID-19 in Canada today? However, …

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Canada adds 4,011 new coronavirus cases as global infections top 100M – National

Canada adds 4,011 new coronavirus cases as global infections top 100M - National

Canada saw 4,011 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 757,022. Health officials also said another 165 have died after testing positive for COVID-19. To date, the virus has claimed 19,403 lives in Canada. Read more: Global coronavirus cases have crossed …

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Canada adds 4,630 new coronavirus cases as global infections near 100M – National

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Canada added 4,630 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 753,011. To date, the novel coronavirus has claimed 19,238 lives in Canada, with the majority of fatalities occurring in Ontario and Quebec. Read more: Coronavirus tracker: how many new cases …

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Coronavirus patients back over 200 as 7-day average of new infections falls

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Saskatchewan reported its lowest seven-day average of new daily infections in around half a month as its coronavirus-related death toll rose by one. The new average of daily cases is down to 265, which is the lowest average since Jan. 9 when it was the same. One more person …

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Saskatchewan’s total coronavirus infections pass 22K, 3 new deaths

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Three more people who tested positive for COVID-19 have died, bringing Saskatchewan’s total up to 253. One of the recently deceased was reported in their 60s from the far north east zone. The two others were in Regina and reported to be in their 60s and the 80-plus age group, according …

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Canada adds 5,955 new COVID-19 infections as Pfizer vaccines get delayed further – National

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Canada added another 5,955 cases of COVID-19 Thursday as delays in shipments of the coronavirus vaccine to the country appear to be worse than previously thought. Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin, who oversees vaccine logistics for the Public Health Agency of Canada, broke the news Thursday that deliveries of the Pfizer-BioNTech …

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Northern Manitoba communities working to stem tide of COVID-19 infections – Winnipeg

Northern Manitoba communities working to stem tide of COVID-19 infections - Winnipeg

A spike in coronavirus cases over the holidays forced a northern Manitoba town to set a curfew last week. Tom Matus, CAO of Lynn Lake, told Global News more than three dozen homes are still in a tight lockdown in the community of less than 500 people. “We have …

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Alberta reports 474 new COVID-19 infections as select businesses reopen

Alberta reports 474 new COVID-19 infections as select businesses reopen

Dr. Deena Hinshaw stressed that Alberta is “not out of the woods yet” when it comes to COVID-19, as select businesses in the province reopened Monday thanks to easing of restrictions. Hinshaw reported 474 new COVID-19 infections over the last 24 hours, from roughly 8,500 tests. A total of …

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