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Ontario ombudsman launches long-term care probe following military report

TORONTO — Ontario's ombudsman launched an investigation Monday into the province's pandemic oversight of long-term care homes, where more than 1,600 residents and seven staff members have died of COVID-19.

Hamilton police make arrest in connection with death of 44-year-old man

Hamilton police say they've arrested a 27-year-old man in connection with the city's sixth homicide of the year.

Ottawa cop faces disciplinary charges over meme

OTTAWA — An Ottawa police officer is facing disciplinary charges in connection with a meme the force's chief has previously described as racist.

Police lay charge in weekend homicide at Thunder Bay hotel

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — A 36-year-old man is facing a murder charge after a weekend homicide at a hotel in Thunder Bay, Ont.

London, Ont., police officer charged with assault after off-duty incident

LONDON, Ont. — A London, Ont., police officer has been charged with assault in relation to an off-duty incident. London police say the 43-year-old officer and the female victim had been involved in a relationship.

Toronto mayor to raise Pride flag in livestreamed ceremony today

Toronto Mayor John Tory is expected to mark the beginning of Pride month today by raising the rainbow and transgender flags at city hall.

Long-term care home near Toronto sends 18 to hospital during COVID-19 outbreak

TORONTO — Eighteen residents at a Toronto-area long-term care home were hospitalized with COVID-19 over the weekend, the facility said as Ontario reported another 326 cases of the virus and 19 deaths on Sunday.
New Quebec COVID-19 cases continue to decline as more sectors reopen Monday

New Quebec COVID-19 cases continue to decline as more sectors reopen Monday

MONTREAL — The number of new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Quebec continues to decline as the province prepares to resume several activities on Monday.

30-day limit on prescriptions in Ontario expected to end by July 1

Ontarians who rely on prescription medication will hopefully see an onerous COVID-19 precaution lifted by the end of June.

Police investigate after Hamilton man shot to death Saturday night

Hamilton police say they're investigating after a man was shot to death Saturday night. Police say they responded to the incident just before 11 p.m., ET when they found the man on the ground at a parking lot outside an apartment complex.