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August 31, 2020  

Canada signs deals with two suppliers for potential COVID-19 vaccines

Most recent tests show ‘promising results’: Trudeau

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August 31, 2020  

81 Quebec City students in isolation after three COVID-19 cases confirmed at two schools

All three people contracted COVID-19 outside school

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August 31, 2020  

Teachers’ unions to file labour board complaint over school reopening plan

Groups allege plan does not take ‘every reasonable precaution’ to protect workers

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August 31, 2020  

Teachers’ unions ask Ontario for workplace safety orders as schools reopen

Provincial government facing increased pressure as new academic year nears

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August 31, 2020  

Calgary chicken-processing plant will remain open after COVID-19 outbreak

Meat-processing industry has been hard hit by novel coronavirus

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August 27, 2020  

Two B.C. parents file legal challenge against school reopening plans

CHILLIWACK, B.C. — Two fathers have filed an injunction

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August 26, 2020  

Ontario releases new COVID-19 guidance to manage school outbreaks

The “playbook” gives instructions on what will happen if there is a COVID-19 outbreak in a school

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August 26, 2020  

Feds to give provinces $2B to bolster safe reopening of schools this fall

The funding is expected to be allocated based on each province and territory’s number of students

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August 25, 2020  

School bus drivers ask for COVID-19 safety protocols ahead of start of new year

TORONTO — Some school bus drivers say they have

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August 25, 2020  

Class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of passengers in fatal Icefield bus crash

CALGARY — A class-action lawsuit alleging the defendants acted

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August 24, 2020  

Emergency department visits down 25 per cent in early weeks of pandemic: report

TORONTO — A new report finds emergency department visits

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August 24, 2020  

Opponents of Quebec’s back to school plan urge province to reconsider

MONTREAL — A group of Quebec educators rallied against

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August 21, 2020  

B.C. public safety minister set to clamp down on COVID-19 enforcement

Premier committed to getting province back on track

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August 21, 2020  

Nearly all Saskatchewan school divisions to require masks without being forced

Prairie province includes many rural schools

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August 21, 2020  

B.C. reports 80 new COVID-19 cases, outbreak at Loblaws distribution centre

9 staff members have tested positive: Fraser Health Authority

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August 21, 2020  

‘Cautiously optimistic’: Outbreak at Calgary Cargill plant appears contained

5 cases of COVID-19 recorded at Case Ready Meats

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August 21, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford to unveil deal to produce N95 masks at Brockville, Ont., 3M plant

Facility will produce up to 100 million respirators per year

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August 20, 2020  

Preparing your workplace for a second wave of COVID-19

Staff should be educated on all elements of COVID-19 plan and receive training where necessary

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August 19, 2020  

Doctors brace for viral overload between cold and flu season, COVID-19

Continued hygiene habits necessary to reduce risk of contraction

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August 19, 2020  

Ontario substitute teachers left out of COVID-19 conversation, group says

Concerns continue to mount as province eyes return to school