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Gatherings restricted, schools closed: What's being done to fight COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every province and territory.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest numbers of confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7 p.m. on April 18, 2020: There are 33,383 confirmed and presumptive cases in Canada.
Calls to release some federal inmates amid COVID-19 outbreak grow

Calls to release some federal inmates amid COVID-19 outbreak grow

More groups urged prisons to step up COVID-19 testing and sanitary measures to help prevent mass outbreaks among incarcerated populations, as well as to release some offenders immediately as case loads grew at several institutions.
Trudeau hopeful for deal with Opposition parties on House of Commons re-opening

Trudeau hopeful for deal with Opposition parties on House of Commons re-opening

OTTAWA — Members of Parliament across Canada are waiting to learn whether they will have to make their way to Ottawa tomorrow as negotiations continue between the Liberals and Opposition parties about whether the House of Commons will re-open on Mond
Grim numbers emerge at Montreal nursing home as military prepares to step in

Grim numbers emerge at Montreal nursing home as military prepares to step in

MONTREAL — More grim numbers have emerged at a long-term care facility in suburban Montreal as the Canadian Armed Forces prepared to fan out to nursing homes across a city that has become Canada's COVID-19 epicentre.
Certain regions eye re-opening of economy as cautious approach urged

Certain regions eye re-opening of economy as cautious approach urged

Canadian officials acknowledged some regions of the country could be closer to re-opening parts of the economy than others, but continued to stress a careful approach as the border closure with the hard-hit United States was extended for another 30 d
Feds pledge $306M aid for Indigenous businesses suffering COVID-19 losses

Feds pledge $306M aid for Indigenous businesses suffering COVID-19 losses

OTTAWA — The federal government will provide $306 million in funding to help small and medium-sized Indigenous businesses suffering the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on the COVID-19 global pandemic (all times Eastern): 3:55 p.m. More grim numbers are emerging at a long-term care home in suburban Montreal.
Montreal Children's Hospital helping treat adults with COVID-19

Montreal Children's Hospital helping treat adults with COVID-19

OTTAWA — Two adult patients with COVID-19 were treated in a Montreal pediatric intensive care unit this week — a sign of how hospitals are stretching to accommodate the pandemic.
'It's unprecedented:' Manitoba First Nation going ahead with band election

'It's unprecedented:' Manitoba First Nation going ahead with band election

WINNIPEG — Members of a Manitoba First Nation will each be handed a mask, gloves and sanitizer as they head to the ballot box on Saturday. "We've never gone through this before," said Shawn Kent, a councillor for Brokenhead Ojibway Nation.