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December 17, 2020  

B.C. expands enforcement measures to crack down on COVID-19 rule breakers

WorkSafeBC requested to increase number of workplace inspections

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December 17, 2020  

Construction stopped after contractor suffers injury at Trans Mountain site in B.C.

Safety specialists will oversee company’s investigation

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December 16, 2020  

Quebec orders all non-essential businesses closed from Dec. 25 until at least Jan. 11

Big box stores will be unable to sell goods deemed non-essential

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December 16, 2020  

Manitoba premier eyes added health minister during second wave of pandemic

Current minister welcomes idea, said it came from him

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December 16, 2020  

Ontario Hospital Association calls emergency meeting over COVID-19 surge

TORONTO — The Ontario Hospital Association’s board of directors

News
December 15, 2020  

Pandemic dominated news cycle for 2020

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December 15, 2020  

Doctors answer frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 vaccine

What are the side effects? Is it safe? Why are children ineligible?

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December 15, 2020  

Six crew missing off Nova Scotia coast after scallop vessel goes down in Bay of Fundy

Debris spotted on heaving seas Tuesday morning

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December 15, 2020  

There may be restrictions on unvaccinated people in the future, but is that ethical?

By Melissa Couto Zuber The COVID-19 vaccine may not

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December 15, 2020  

California subpoenas Amazon over worker safety in pandemic

Action follows months of informal communications over policies

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December 15, 2020  

Saskatchewan bans household visits, will limit retail capacity starting Christmas Day

‘This needs to be a much quieter Christmas,’ premier says

News
December 14, 2020  

Rollout begins: The basics of Canada’s first COVID-19 vaccine doses

Pfizer product has arrived in Ontario, Quebec

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December 14, 2020  

Nova Scotia shuts down poultry plant hit by COVID-19; school break extended

By Keith Doucette HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has closed

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December 14, 2020  

Operator presumed dead after excavator accident on N.W.T. highway

By Ollie Williams and Sarah Sibley, Local Journalism Initiative

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December 14, 2020  

Two construction workers dead following building collapse in London, Ont.

Body of second worker recovered from rubble

News
December 10, 2020  

Health workers report burnout amid second wave, ask public to obey health rules

‘Nurses haven’t really had that time to recover and we’re right back into a second wave’

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December 10, 2020  

Mississauga hospital network has 36 staff members recovering from COVID-19

By Denise Paglinawan MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — A hospital network

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December 10, 2020  

Toronto education workers call for expansion of asymptomatic testing pilot

Toronto education workers are calling on municipal and provincial

News
December 9, 2020  

Proposed legislation will protect Ontario employers from unexpected WSIB increases 

Bill would limit impact of increase to average industrial wage

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December 9, 2020  

Masks now mandatory at drive-thrus across New Brunswick

By Clara Pasieka, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter SAINT JOHN