AGC and Partners Launch Virtual Home Visits

During the pandemic, social isolation, functional decline and caregiver burnout are concerns facing the older adult population during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Algoma Geriatric...

Ontario extends emergency orders for COVID-19 pandemic until June 9

TORONTO — The provincial government is extending its emergency orders for COVID-19 until June 9. Premier Doug Ford said the extension is meant to keep...

How much will be enough when it comes to Canada’s COVID-19 supply?

OTTAWA — A high-profile announcement by the Liberals this week that automotive giant General Motors would make 10 million medical masks omitted a detail...

Heat wave forces cities, long-term care centres to rethink how to offer heat relief...

OTTAWA — A heat wave engulfing large swaths of Ontario and Quebec could spell tragedy for the people who are already most at risk...

Justin Trudeau says he’ll take COVID-19 antibody test once available

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says once there's a test widely available to see who has had COVID-19, he'll take it. Trudeau was exposed...

Ontario reports 287 new COVID-19 cases, 21 more deaths

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 287 new COVID-19 cases today, and 21 more deaths. It's the first time in more than two weeks that the...

Half of Canadians say governments are hiding something about COVID-19: poll

OTTAWA — Half of Canadians believe they're not getting the whole truth from their governments about COVID-19, a new poll suggests, and some also...

No mask, no service? Businesses have the right to require masks on customers

TORONTO — Anyone hoping for a way out of putting on a face mask to visit stores and other businesses demanding customers wear one, think again. Ontario Premier Doug Ford...
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Despite warm weather, Trudeau urges people to keep safe outdoors from COVID-19

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canadians have a responsibility to themselves and to the people around them to follow public health rules...

Ontario reports 404 new COVID-19 cases, 29 more deaths

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 404 new cases of COVID-19 today, and 29 more deaths. That brings the total in the province to 25,904, including...