Garneau won’t rule out invoking Emergencies Act to limit pandemic travel

Foreign Affairs Minister Marc Garneau says the federal government won’t rule out invoking the federal Emergencies…

Ontario teen who died of COVID-19 was refugee who worked as long-term care home cleaner

An Ontario teenager who worked as a cleaner at a long-term care home and died after…

N.S. dissolves gambling awareness organization, reallocates funds from VLTs

The Nova Scotia government has quietly dissolved a non-profit arm’s-length government organization dedicated to funding gambling prevention…

Rows of white crosses in downtown Sudbury, Ont., honour those lost to opioid crisis

What has become a haunting memorial in downtown Sudbury, Ont., started with a single white, wooden cross erected…

Premier condemns protest outside Saskatchewan chief medical officer’s home

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe condemned what he called a “misguided protest” outside the Regina home of the…

Teens feeling disconnected, hopeless due to COVID-19 raises alarm for parents, experts

Ten months into the coronavirus pandemic, Toronto teen Serena Sri is sorely missing all the “amazing”…

Canada is on the hunt for coronavirus variants — but may not be able to keep up with outbreaks

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of health and medical science news…

60% of COVID-19 long-haulers say government is ‘absolutely ignoring them,’ Marketplace questionnaire finds

Susie Goulding said she feels like she’s living with a “broken brain.”  Some days, she can’t…

New coronavirus variant may be more deadly — but more evidence is needed, U.K.’s chief scientist says

There is some evidence that a new coronavirus variant first identified in southeast England carries a…