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April 30, 2021  

Ontario asks for mandatory three-day hotel quarantines at land crossings

By Shawn Jeffords TORONTO — Ontario is asking the

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April 30, 2021  

Death due to COVID-19 parties could lead to manslaughter charges: experts

By Hina Alam People who break health rules by

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April 30, 2021  

‘Necessary step’: Alberta bringing in tighter restrictions in COVID-19 hot spots

Areas include cities of Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer, more

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April 29, 2021  

Fort McMurray in COVID-19 emergency five years after fire

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — Almost five years after a

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April 29, 2021  

More than 150 B.C. workers were killed on the job in 2020

63 fatalities due to traumatic injury; 88 due to occupational disease

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April 29, 2021  

‘A cautious relief’: Vaccinations to begin at two Alberta meat plants

Internal polling indicates majority comfortable with receiving shot

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April 29, 2021  

Worker fears getting COVID-19 without sick leave, wants B.C. to act

Premier has said province is considering its own sick-leave program

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April 29, 2021  

Atlantic bubble opening delayed over concerns about COVID-19 caseloads

Premiers optimistic about summer reopening

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April 28, 2021  

Ontario to give all workers three paid sick days, reimburse business costs

Program is retroactive to April 19, will end on Sept. 25

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April 28, 2021  

India grieves 200,000 dead with many more likely uncounted

‘I have never seen so many dead bodies in my life’

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April 28, 2021  

Peel Region orders 80 Canada Post workers to self-isolate due to outbreak

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Canada Post says about 80 of

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April 28, 2021  

Day of Mourning holds special meaning for founder of McIntyre Powder Project

Before going underground, miners were forced to inhale finely ground aluminum dust – a practice that ended in 1979

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April 28, 2021  

Migrant farm workers at higher COVID-19 risk, need protection: Ontario report

By Colin Perkel TORONTO — Migrant farm workers who

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April 27, 2021  

Toronto announces first workplace closures due to COVID-19 outbreaks

Rules allow city to order businesses with five or more linked cases in past two weeks to shut down for 10 days

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April 27, 2021  

Quebec reports blood-clot death after AstraZeneca vaccine

MONTREAL — The Quebec government has announced that a

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April 27, 2021  

Nova Scotia declares provincewide shutdown for two weeks

Ruling to take effect April 28 at 8 a.m.

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April 27, 2021  

WCB distributes $71 million in surplus funds to Manitoba employers

Eligible employers will receive credit based on 40 per cent of their 2020 premium in May

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April 27, 2021  

Saskatchewan issues warning on hantavirus, caused by infected deer mice

Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Health is reminding residents to take

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April 27, 2021  

Ontario asks federal government for enhanced measures for interprovincial travellers

TORONTO — The Ontario government is asking Ottawa for

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April 26, 2021  

Nova Scotia hikes fines for breaching health orders as COVID-19 cases climb

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia doubled fines for breaching public