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Person dead following fall from balcony in Toronto building fire, police say

Person dead following fall from balcony in Toronto building fire, police say

Toronto police say one person is dead after falling from a balcony Friday morning. Const. David Hopkinson says officers responded to an apartment in the East York area at 10:15 a.m. after reports came in of a fire.
Police charge man and woman in alleged homicide in Thunder Bay, Ont.

Police charge man and woman in alleged homicide in Thunder Bay, Ont.

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — A man and woman are each facing a murder charge after a recent homicide in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Nearly one-third of Toronto elementary students to learn from home: TDSB

Nearly one-third of Toronto elementary students to learn from home: TDSB

TORONTO — The higher-than-expected interest in online learning for the coming school year means Canada's largest school board will be able to keep class sizes relatively low, the organization said Thursday.
Ontario reports 132 new COVID-19 cases, bulk in Peel and Toronto

Ontario reports 132 new COVID-19 cases, bulk in Peel and Toronto

TORONTO — Ontario reported 132 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, with the bulk of the new diagnoses concentrated in the Greater Toronto Area.
Peel police issue arrest warrant for third suspect in connection to teen's death

Peel police issue arrest warrant for third suspect in connection to teen's death

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Police west of Toronto have issued a new arrest warrant for a suspect wanted in connection with the death of 17-year-old Jonathan Davis, who was one of six people shot outside a Mississauga, Ont., apartment building last year.
Ontario to get additional $147 million for safe childcare reopening

Ontario to get additional $147 million for safe childcare reopening

TORONTO — The federal and Ontario governments have agreed to a one-year, $147-million extension of child-care funding to help offset costs related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Post-mortem complete, scene released by police in Thunder Bay, Ont., homicide

Post-mortem complete, scene released by police in Thunder Bay, Ont., homicide

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., say a post-mortem has been completed in the death of a 31-year-old man that's considered a homicide.
One dead, 6 injured after boat crash near Toronto beach, police and paramedics say

One dead, 6 injured after boat crash near Toronto beach, police and paramedics say

TORONTO — One person has died and several others are injured after a boat crashed into some rocks near a Toronto beach. Police say a call came in at around 12:40 p.m.
Parents, educators push for outdoor learning experiments to address COVID fears

Parents, educators push for outdoor learning experiments to address COVID fears

TORONTO — The ongoing pandemic has put masks and sanitizers on back-to-school shopping lists, but several parents, teachers and school staff are hunting for even more unusual materials: cut logs for the schoolyard, tarps to shield soccer pitches from
Legault says he'll close bars, reduce limit on gatherings if cases continue to climb

Legault says he'll close bars, reduce limit on gatherings if cases continue to climb

MONTREAL — The Quebec government will reconsider keeping bars open if the province continues to see an upward trend of new daily COVID-19 cases, Premier Francois Legault said Thursday.