Skip to content

National News

Report says mandatory ship speeds required to protect right whales in Cabot Strait

Report says mandatory ship speeds required to protect right whales in Cabot Strait

OTTAWA — Voluntary speed restrictions in place for vessels passing through the Cabot Strait don't go far enough to protect endangered North Atlantic right whales, according to a newly released report.

Vaccine arrivals and new border restrictions: In The News for Feb. 22

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Feb. 22 ... What we are watching in Canada ...

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Monday, Feb. 22, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Monday Feb. 22, 2021. There are 845,652 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 845,652 confirmed cases (31,375 active, 792,603 resolved, 21,674 deaths).
Critics ask why no details on government plan for parks management

Critics ask why no details on government plan for parks management

EDMONTON — The Alberta government has yet to release details on how it will "optimize" the province's parks by getting other people to run them.

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Feb. 22, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Monday Feb. 22, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 40,424 new vaccinations administered for a total of 1,492,270 doses given.
Canada to receive record 640K vaccine doses this week with Pfizer, Moderna deliveries

Canada to receive record 640K vaccine doses this week with Pfizer, Moderna deliveries

OTTAWA — Canada is poised to receive a record number of COVID-19 vaccine doses this week thanks to scheduled deliveries from Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna, as the country looks to speed up its vaccination efforts.

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Feb. 21, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 10:30 p.m. ET on Sunday Feb. 21, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 40,424 new vaccinations administered for a total of 1,492,270 doses given.
B.C. man wants help, not charges, for woman who took his truck with son inside

B.C. man wants help, not charges, for woman who took his truck with son inside

QUALICUM BEACH, B.C. — A Vancouver Island man whose truck was stolen while his son was sitting inside says he wants addiction treatment for the woman, not charges.

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:30 p.m. ET on Sunday Feb. 21, 2021. There are 845,652 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 845,652 confirmed cases (31,375 active, 792,603 resolved, 21,674 deaths).

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): 6:45 p.m. Alberta's chief medical health officer says nine new COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded in the province over the past 24 hours. Dr.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks