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Police investigating threat against Echaquan family during outing in Trois-Rivières

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Que. — Police in Trois-Rivières, Que., say they are investigating a criminal harassment complaint filed by a member of Joyce Echaquan's family who was allegedly threatened in town on Friday. Sgt.

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): 6 p.m. Alberta is reporting 621 new COVID-19 cases and six additional deaths. Dr.
Cloistered nuns get vaccinated to do their 'duty as citizens' and neighbours

Cloistered nuns get vaccinated to do their 'duty as citizens' and neighbours

MONTREAL — Cloistered nuns in Montreal's Carmelite monastery lined up to complete their COVID-19 vaccinations yesterday.
Canada's 50 per cent vaccine milestone a psychological boost to keep going: experts

Canada's 50 per cent vaccine milestone a psychological boost to keep going: experts

Raywat Deonandan is feeling more hopeful these days, and he's noticed a renewed optimism in many of his epidemiology and infectious disease colleagues.
'Proved that they care': Man who held hunger strike hopeful after suicide bill passes

'Proved that they care': Man who held hunger strike hopeful after suicide bill passes

Last summer, a 24-year-old fiddle teacher walked more than 600 kilometres from his home in northern Saskatchewan to the legislature in Regina after a bill to address suicides was voted down a second time.
Montreal's construction charter aims to end roadwork chaos, but critics have doubts

Montreal's construction charter aims to end roadwork chaos, but critics have doubts

MONTREAL — The orange cones that line Montreal's abundant construction sites have become a symbol of a city under near-constant repair, spawning cone-themed comics, a board game and trinket versions sold in gift shops.
NDP demands federal wage-subsidy clawbacks, but critics question feasibility

NDP demands federal wage-subsidy clawbacks, but critics question feasibility

OTTAWA — The NDP is calling on the federal government to claw back pandemic wage subsidies handed to companies that took advantage of the cash to boost executive compensation, but economists say other paths to worker support may mark a more feasible
Dry spring can create wildfire trouble for Western Canada: experts

Dry spring can create wildfire trouble for Western Canada: experts

VANCOUVER — Wildfire conditions are cause for concern this year as parts of Saskatchewan, Manitoba and British Columbia report either significant drought or record low rainfall between January and April, experts say.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, May 22, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, May 22, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 22, 2021. There are 1,352,121 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 1,352,121 confirmed cases (57,970 active, 1,268,989 resolved, 25,162 deaths).
A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Saturday, May 22, 2021

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Saturday, May 22, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 22, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 487,993 new vaccinations administered for a total of 20,328,984 doses given. Nationwide, 1,580,997 people or 4.