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‘Weather whiplash’ ahead as Canada enters winter, Weather Network says

TORONTO – One of Canada’s most high-profile weather forecasters says the extreme storms that have hit parts of the country over the past month may be a sign of what lies ahead for the coming…

Ontario reports 788 new cases of coronavirus, 3 deaths

Ontario reports 788 new COVID-19 cases today as the rolling seven-day average of new infections approaches 800. Today’s number of cases has dropped from Sunday, when 964 new infections were confirmed, which is the highest…

Trudeau Liberals will introduce a stronger bill banning gay conversion therapy in Canada

OTTAWA – The federal government is preparing to introduce a new, tougher bill today in its latest effort to ban conversion therapy in Canada. The legislation, if enacted, would make practices designed to alter a…

Watch live: Ontario’s best doctor talks about the Omicron variant

TORONTO – Ontario’s health chief will speak Monday morning after the province confirmed the first two Canadian cases of the new Omicron variant over the weekend. The news conference will be held at 9:30 in…

Ontario’s top medical official talks about the discovery of the omicron coronavirus variant in the province

TORONTO – Ontario’s health chief is set to speak to the media this morning after Canada’s first two cases of a new COVID-19 variant of concern were discovered in the province. Dr. Kieran Moore is…

Ontario reports Canada’s first two cases of omicron coronavirus variant

Two people from Ottawa returning from a trip to Nigeria have tested positive for the new COVID-19 variant of concern first discovered in southern Africa, health officials in Ontario reported Sunday. They are Canada’s first…

The food court at Eastgate Mall in Inverness is full of art – Inverness Courier

The food court at Eastgate Mall in Inverness comes alive with art  Inverness Courier .

Coronavirus: Omicron concerns cause Japan to ban access for foreign visitors

TOKYO – Japan announced on Monday that it will suspend access for all foreign visitors from around the world as a new coronavirus variant spreads, causing an increasing number of countries to tighten their borders.…

The COVID-19 outbreak is forcing another elementary school in Toronto to close

Students at an elementary school in the city’s Wychwood neighborhood have been fired from personal learning and activities due to a COVID-19 outbreak. The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) announced Sunday that McMurrich Junior Public…

Omicron responses should focus on global vaccine similarity, not travel bans: scientists

Sarah Smellie, The Canadian Press Published Sunday, November 28, 2021 3:36 PM EST Last Updated on Sunday, 28 November 2021 18:44 EST As Canada confirms its first instances of the Omicron COVID-19 variant, scientists say…

Ontario reports the first two cases of omicron coronavirus variant

Two people from Ottawa who recently traveled to Nigeria have tested positive for the new, highly transmissible COVID-19 variant of concern that first appeared in southern Africa and became Canada’s first two cases. Ontario Health…

Ontario reports the first two cases of the omicron COVID-19 variant

TORONTO – Two people from Ottawa who recently traveled to Nigeria have been tested positive for the new, highly transmissible COVID-19 variant of concern that first appeared in southern Africa and became Canada’s first two…

Ontario reports the first two cases of omicron coronavirus variant

Two people from Ottawa who recently traveled to Nigeria have tested positive for the new, highly transmissible COVID-19 variant of concern that first appeared in southern Africa and became Canada’s first two cases. Ontario Health…

Biden is confident that the Fed’s choices will reduce inflation and address the crisis in Ukraine

WASHINGTON, DC – NOVEMBER 23: Joe Biden talks about the economy during an event in the South Courtroom of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on November 23, 2021 in Washington, DC (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty…

Fashion designer Virgil Abloh dies of cancer at the age of 41

NEW YORK – Designer Virgil Abloh, a leading fashion executive, hailed as the Karl Lagerfeld of his generation, has died after a private battle with cancer. He was 41. Abloh’s death was announced Sunday of…