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Risk of Thanksgiving coronavirus spike ‘extremely high’ in U.S., experts warn – National

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In Pennsylvania, if you’re having friends over to socialize, you’re supposed to wear a mask — and so are your friends. That’s the rule, but Barb Chestnut has no intention of following it. “No one is going to tell me what I can or not do in my own …

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Health officials warn of potential exposure to COVID-19 at Bayers Lake restaurant, store – Halifax

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Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at East Side Mario’s and Sport Check in Bayers Lake. According to N.S. Health, the exposure may have occurred at the restaurant on 186 Chain Lake Drive on Nov. 14 between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. and …

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‘Patients will die’: Doctors warn hospitals bursting as coronavirus cases soar

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As the second wave of coronavirus continues to surge across much of Canada, patients are starting to fill up hospital beds and overwhelm a healthcare system already under strain. And doctors warn that if the trend continues, healthcare workers will soon have to face a grim decision in the …

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Holiday season ‘ship-a-thon’ could lead to delivery delays, U.S. carriers warn

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Retailers and carriers are preparing for an online holiday shopping surge that could tax shipping networks and lead to delivery delays. FedEx and UPS are ramping up their holiday hiring while expanding their weekend operations and asking retailers to use their shipping network when there is more slack. And …

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Nova Scotia health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure at Glenholme restaurant – Halifax

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Nova Scotia Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at Glenholme Loop Petro Pass Restaurant in Debert, N.S. on Friday. Health officials said the exposure may have occurred on Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Anyone present at the restaurant, located at 3376 Hwy 104, during …

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Prepare for a scaled-back holiday season amid coronavirus pandemic, experts warn – National

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It’s unlikely most Canadians will enjoy a holly jolly Christmas season of gatherings, carolling and travel, say public health experts who encourage those who revel in holiday traditions to accept more sacrifices ahead. As the pandemic’s second wave maintained its grip in many parts of the country, political leaders …

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Tech leaders warn Trudeau industry in trouble if ‘prosperity plan’ not created amid COVID-19 – National

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More than 130 Canadian tech leaders are calling on the prime minister to create a prosperity plan because they say the country won’t excel without support for innovators and the government has been slow to offer help. In a letter they sent to Justin Trudeau on Tuesday, 133 executives …

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Nova Scotia health officials warn of potential coronavirus exposure on Toronto-Halifax flight

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Nova Scotia health officials are warning of a potential exposure to COVID-19 on a Saturday night Air Canada flight from Toronto to Halifax. The province says an exposure may have occurred on flight AC 626 that departed Toronto on Oct. 24 at 9:30 p.m., and landed in Halifax at …

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Conservative motion could hamper domestic PPE production, companies warn – National

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OTTAWA — Canadian companies that answered the government’s call to produce ventilators and other desperately needed equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic say they’re worried that opposition MPs are now demanding disclosure of the contracts they signed with Ottawa. And they’re warning they’ll be less likely to step up in …

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N.S. health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure in taxi from Halifax airport – Halifax

N.S. health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure in taxi from Halifax airport - Halifax

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is warning the public about two a potential COVID-19 exposure in taxi from Halifax International Airport on Oct. 12. According to health officials, the advisory is related to a person or individuals who accessed a cab departing the Halifax International Airport between 5-6 pm travelling …

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