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Almost a quarter of Quebec seniors' homes have at least one COVID-19 case

Almost a quarter of Quebec seniors' homes have at least one COVID-19 case

MONTREAL — Nearly a quarter of Quebec's seniors residences have at least one case of COVID-19, Premier Francois Legault said Wednesday.
Ontario, municipalities step up legal measures in fight against COVID-19

Ontario, municipalities step up legal measures in fight against COVID-19

TORONTO — Ontario and its municipalities stepped up legal measures Wednesday to stop the spread of COVID-19, while expanding hospital capacity and increasing medical supply production, as Premier Doug Ford warned of a coming surge.
Police check vehicles coming from Ottawa to Gatineau as Quebec clamps down

Police check vehicles coming from Ottawa to Gatineau as Quebec clamps down

GATINEAU, Que. — Police in Quebec are limiting non-essential travel between Ottawa and Gatineau as the government moves to tighten access to additional regions of the province amid rising COVID-19 cases.

Leafs sign defencemen Filip Kral, Kristians Rubins to entry-level deals

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed defenceman Filip Kral to a three-year entry level contract and defenceman Kristians Rubins to a two-year entry level contract.
Justin Bieber postpones all 2020 tour dates due to COVID-19

Justin Bieber postpones all 2020 tour dates due to COVID-19

TORONTO — Justin Bieber has postponed all of his 2020 world tour dates due to the COVID-19 crisis. The Stratford, Ont.-raised pop superstar made the announcement on his social media accounts.
Wolfpack stuck between a rock and a hard place as rugby league ponders future

Wolfpack stuck between a rock and a hard place as rugby league ponders future

TORONTO — As English rugby league faces an uncertain future due to COVID-19, the Toronto Wolfpack find themselves once again between a rock and a hard place.
Ujiri would love to season salvaged, but global health should be focus right now

Ujiri would love to season salvaged, but global health should be focus right now

TORONTO — Masai Ujiri would love to see the remainder of the NBA season salvaged somehow.

Bruce Power donates 600,000 pieces of protective equipment for health-care workers

An Ontario power provider is donating 600,000 pieces of personal protective equipment to the provincial government to help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadians in New York's arts scene describe the city's grim COVID-19 situation

Canadians in New York's arts scene describe the city's grim COVID-19 situation

TORONTO — As a New York-based Canadian with a home in Toronto, Allana Harkin has been closely following how COVID-19 is affecting this country.
Ontario reports 260 more COVID-19 cases; provincial total at 1,966

Ontario reports 260 more COVID-19 cases; provincial total at 1,966

TORONTO — Ontario reported 260 more COVID-19 cases Tuesday, as the provincial government grappled with the spread of the virus in long-term care homes.
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