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Gloves and masks become problem litter as COVID-19 prompts people to cover up

Gloves and masks become problem litter as COVID-19 prompts people to cover up

When Debbie Barna takes her dogs Moe and Joey for a walk, she sees gloves and masks around her apartment building. "I've noticed on the lawn area where we take the dogs, the masks are starting to appear," she says. "It's noticeable.
Quebecers answer call to work on farms, but are they up to the task?

Quebecers answer call to work on farms, but are they up to the task?

MONTREAL — Melina Plante has found that, on her five-hectare fruit and vegetable farm south of Montreal by the U.S. border, one experienced Guatemalan farmhand can produce more than two Quebecers.
Wage subsidy program to help fund faith as congregations face COVID-19 crunch

Wage subsidy program to help fund faith as congregations face COVID-19 crunch

OTTAWA — When the Archdiocese of Toronto cancelled services at its 225 parishes due to COVID-19, it faced a big financial hit, along with difficult layoffs and pay cuts for clergy.

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $5 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $5 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize went to a lotto player in Ontario.
Trudeau says too early to discuss 'immunity passports' for people recovered from COVID

Trudeau says too early to discuss 'immunity passports' for people recovered from COVID

It's premature to talk about "immunity passports" for Canadians who have been infected with COVID-19, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Saturday, because the science is unclear about whether those who have recovered from the virus are protected from
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers of confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:10 p.m. on April 25, 2020: There are 45,354 confirmed and presumptive cases in Canada.
The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on the COVID-19 global pandemic (all times Eastern): 6 p.m. Saskatchewan is reporting that seven of its eight new COVID-19 cases are in the province's far north.

RCMP arrest man after warning of possible active shooter in Nunavut community

CAPE DORSET, Nunavut — Police in Nunavut say a situation they had earlier described as a possible active shooting has ended with an arrest and no injuries.
Nova Scotia Mountie saved lives by stopping mock police car: union

Nova Scotia Mountie saved lives by stopping mock police car: union

An RCMP constable's final — and fatal — decision removed a killer's most potent advantage, likely saving many lives, the president of the National Police Federation said Saturday.
EU rallies Canada, allies to help WHO after Trump temporarily withdraws funding

EU rallies Canada, allies to help WHO after Trump temporarily withdraws funding

OTTAWA — The European Union is planning a major pledging conference early next month to help fill the World Health Organization's funding gaps, and it expects Canada to play a key role.