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The Ontario Hockey League has cancelled its 2020-21 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. …more       

At least two people are being transported to hospital by air ambulance after a multi-vehicle collision near Lindsay, Ont. on …more       

CBC News

Scarborough General Hospital

Ontario reported 3,469 more cases of COVID-19 and 22 more deaths from the illness on Tuesday, as admissions to hospitals and …more       

Jacob Lorinc – Business Reporter

The measure, called a Section 22 order, falls under the Health Protection and Promotion Act, and allows Peel to close …more       

Ontario’s auditor general says her office will be reviewing data used to inform the provincial government’s vaccination distribution strategy as …more       

A top scientific adviser to the Ontario government says he considered stepping down after the newest round of public health …more       

A judge is set to rule on the admissibility of a key piece of evidence as the trial for a …more       

Peel Region’s chief medical officer will require workplaces with 5 more recent COVID-19 cases to shut down completely for 10 …more       

CBC News

Sorry, we are closed sign

Peel Region’s top doctor says he will issue an order Tuesday that will force businesses with five or more cases …more       

Douglas Quan – Vancouver Bureau

‘For me it was a ton of joy, but almost a little bit of disbelief at how beautiful that flight …more       

Alex Boyd – Calgary Bureau

New rules lowering the age of eligibility for the vaccine in multiple provinces to 40-plus triggered a race for appointments …more       

Star staff

From the problem with profits, to a staggering number of deaths, here’s a look at the Star’s coverage of for-profit …more       

Richard Warnica – Business Feature Writer

Provincial funding agreement keeps risks public and profits private, critics charge, but industry says the funding has nothing to do …more       

CBC News

Sunnybrook Field Hospital

A new field hospital at Sunnybrook Health Science Centre in Toronto will likely be ready to accept patients this week, …more       

Joanna Chiu – Vancouver Bureau

It’s a move that raises red flags and is likely to spark outrage as people await details. …more       

Alex McKeen – Vancouver Bureau,Steve McKinley – Halifax Bureau

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland promised “feminist economic policy,” while trying to strike a balance between addressing the still-raging COVID-19 pandemic …more       

Jeremy Nuttall – Vancouver Bureau

Federal budget winners include parents, small business and environmentalists — restaurants, fiscal hawks and Canadians hoping for pharmacare, better luck …more       

Doctors and community advocates are angry and frustrated the Ontario government hasn’t created a plan for all essential workers to …more       

Doctors and community advocates are angry and frustrated the Ontario government hasn’t created a plan for all essential workers to …more       

Edward Keenan – Washington Bureau Chief

Those people in the street, in Minneapolis and cities across the U.S., are not supposed to influence the jurors, who …more       

CBC News

WEATHER TORONTO DOWNTOWN SNOWFALL

Just when we thought that spring had finally sprung, the weather in Toronto could be taking a snowy turn later this …more       

Francine Kopun – City Hall Bureau

Resistant Premier Doug Ford, for his part, laments prospect of vaccine delays. …more       

Standing in front of the school where she teaches, Stephanie Kuchma is fearful of coming to work on Tuesday. …more       

Muriel Draaisma

Baseball diamond behind fence

Ontario’s scientific experts did not advise Premier Doug Ford to ban the use of outdoor recreational amenities to curb the …more       

Lumber prices have been on a steady climb over the past year and it looks like the increases will continue …more       

Tess Kalinowski – Real Estate Reporter

A 1 per cent tax on vacant properties signals that homes are meant to shelter Canadians rather than act as …more       

Toronto critical care doctors are sounding the alarm on the mounting number of pregnant COVID-19 patients in their intensive care …more       

Robert Benzie – Queen’s Park Bureau Chief

The pandemic marriage of convenience between Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives and Justin Trudeau’s Liberals may not be over, but the …more       

What services, businesses and workplaces are essential during Ontario’s 2nd stay-at-home order?

Is the list of services, businesses and workplaces considered “essential” during the latest stay-at-home order as small as it could …more       

Police have charged Jonathan Wong, 50, with voyeurism after a 25-year-old model found a camera in a photographer's dressing room.

The Toronto District School Board has sent a letter home to parents/guardians and students at Scarborough’s Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute …more       

CBC News

Windsor Regional Hosptial ICU

An internal memo by the London Middlesex Primary Care Alliance says that Windsor and Erie-St. Clair will receive 60 patients …more       

Adam Carter

ONT Covid Vaccine  20210410

Ontario’s medical officer of health now says the province has the capacity to administer more than 500,000 COVID-19 vaccines a …more       

The NHL has suspended Vancouver Canucks defenceman Alexander Edler two games for kneeing Toronto Maple Leafs forward Zach Hyman. …more       

York Region residents aged 35 and older in five priority postal codes will now eligible to book an appointment to …more       

Alex Boutilier – Ottawa Bureau

Justin Trudeau was once pilloried for claiming the budget “will balance itself.” Chrystia Freeland’s historic COVID-19 budget codifies that into …more