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Alberta leadership responsible for protests against COVID-19 public health orders: expert

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

A criminologist says a recent court order that allows Alberta RCMP to arrest organizers of anti-lockdown rallies can limit or prevent future gatherings but does little to educate people who don’t believe in the COVID-19 pandemic. The injunction issued May 6 allows police, for the first time, to arrest …

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Hamilton reports 144 new COVID-19 cases, EOC boss suggests stay-at-home orders to remain for weeks

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

Hamilton’s emergency operations centre boss says the lifting of Ontario’s current stay at home orders is several weeks if not a couple of months due to persistently high cases numbers. Paul Johnson told Global News that although some public health data is showing a “plateauing” of COVID-19 cases, high …

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Manitoba to announce changes to COVID-19 public health orders

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

Manitoba’s chief public health officer is expected to announce changes to the province’s COVID-19 public health orders Friday. Dr. Brent Roussin has scheduled a press conference for 6 p.m. Global News will stream the event live in this story. Read more: Manitoba ramps up 3rd wave preparations as ICUs …

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COVID-19: New Glasgow police charge 11 with breaching health orders

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

Six men and five women were charged with violating public health orders on four separate incidents in the last two days. In a release, New Glasgow Regional Police said that on May 5 in the evening, they received a report that a man was not social distancing in the …

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COVID-19: AHS issues orders to Calgary restaurants after they offered indoor dining

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

Alberta Health Services issued closure and work orders to three Calgary restaurants for providing food and beverage services indoors during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more: COVID-19: Doctor, businesses react to new Alberta restrictions The health authority said inspections at the following establishments contravened public health orders, which might be …

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Toronto police laid 221 charges related to emergency orders over weekend

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

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 4, 2021 8:19 am     Updated May 4, 2021 8:20 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Toronto police say …

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Nunavut, N.W.T. capitals issue new orders as COVID-19 surges in Canada’s north

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

Nunavut’s capital declared a state of emergency Monday and Yellowknife in the neighbouring N.W.T. closed its schools as news cases of COVID-19 sprang up in both territories. Iqaluit, a city of about 8,000 people, had 81 of Nunavut’s 85 active cases. Council voted unanimously to declare the local emergency starting at …

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Trial to begin for Alberta pastor accused of violating COVID-19 health orders

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

The trial of an Alberta pastor accused of not following public health orders meant to curb the spread of COVID-19 is to begin Monday. Pastor James Coates of GraceLife Church spent a month in jail for violating a bail condition not to hold church services that officials have said …

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COVID-19: Kelowna RCMP, mayor urge anti-restriction protesters to adhere to health orders

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

Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran and Kelowna RCMP Superintendent Kara Triance are asking anti-lockdown protesters to adhere to public health orders, the very orders many of them are protesting. “We have always said we respect the right to peacefully protest and the B.C. Supreme Court ruled in March that the …

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Halifax police fine 2 men for not completing COVID-19 isolation orders

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

Two men who have recently returned to Nova Scotia have been fined for failing to comply with public health orders. Halifax Regional Police said they responded Tuesday evening to a report of two men who failed to isolate at the 100 block of Chain Lake Drive Halifax. Police said …

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