Downtown Saskatoon revitalizing vision requires non-traditional funding, administration says
A new downtown arena, convention centre and a bus rapid transit system are priorities to ensure Saskatoon remains a destination city, officials say.
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1 dead, 1 hospitalized after Dollard-des-Ormeaux residential fire
When firefighters arrived at the home, both victims were in cardiac arrest. The man was declared dead at the scene, while the women was rushed to hospital, where she is recovering.
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Vaughn Palmer: On COVID travel restrictions, Horgan talks a lot, does nothing
Opinion: Experts say travel is a major source of coronavirus infection, yet B.C. is stubbornly resistant to doing anything beyond urging people to stay home
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Third dose of COVID-19 vaccine ‘likely’ needed within 12 months: Pfizer CEO
The United States is preparing for the possibility that a booster shot will be needed between nine to 12 months after people are initially vaccinated against COVID-19.
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Grade 11 and 12 Virden Collegiate students and families self-isolating after COVID-19 outbreak
All 145 Grade 11 and 12 students at Virden Collegiate along with their families are self-isolating after a COVID-19 outbreak.
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Council to consider pedestrian bridge near Sackville bus terminal due to safety concerns
'It's not safe, but what can you do, you have to do it,' said Wendy, who admits she herself isn't comfortable with the route despite walking it for nearly 30 years.
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Indoor dining ban spurs jump in temporary patio applications in Calgary
According to the City of Calgary, 75 temporary patios have been approved and another 140 are waiting for approval.
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‘Wrong signal’: Federal ministers protest Saskatchewan’s electric vehicle tax
In its most recent budget, Scott Moe's Saskatchewan Party government brought in a $150 yearly tax on electric vehicles.
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More than 300 overseas travellers with COVID arrived in Canada over six weeks this year
About seven passengers a day have tested positive for the coronavirus after landing at YVR
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B.C. hospital capacity concerns centre on staff, not beds
"We have a considerable supply of ventilators and we are not touching in any way our ventilator capacity or our bed capacity, but ... when we move into surge beds, it puts significant additional pressure on staff." – B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix
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BC Boating Association reacts to proposed watercraft rental rule changes
Transport Canada’s proposed changes to watercraft rental rules could have a severe impact on rental companies across Canada.
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A glacier in Alaska is moving 50 to 100 times faster than normal
The Muldrow Glacier in Alaska, on North America’s highest peak, has started its long awaited surge, moving 50 to 100 times faster than normal.
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Bruce Arthur: All those people gasping for air. This government has failed Ontario in the most unthinkable, unforgivable way
The catastrophe is here. The only question now is how catastrophic it becomes, Bruce Arthur writes.
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‘Our members are being exposed daily’: Customs agents in B.C. want COVID-19 vaccine priority
"Our members have shown up every day, we are essential, we cannot work from home. We have been on the international front lines of this from the start," said a union spokesperson.
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Sky-rocketing lumber prices shock renovators: ‘It’s ridiculous’
Sky-rocketing lumber prices are causing sticker shock for some hoping to renovate.
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Université de Montréal moving South Shore campus from Longueuil to Brossard
The 37,000-foot campus is set to open in the fall of 2022 and will be directly connected to the Du Quartier REM station being built.
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Chicago teen shot by police after putting hands up without gun, video shows
Nineteen seconds elapsed from when Officer Eric Stillman exited his squad car to when he shot 13-year-old Adam Toledo.
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Kelowna RCMP search for SUV after hit and run involving boy
Kelowna RCMP are looking for a grey BMW SUV that witnesses said failed to stop at the red light at Glenmore and Kane roads at around 2:45 p.m. on April 13. 
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Cockroach calls at highest levels in decades, pest control companies say
Move over, bed bugs, another critter is steadily becoming the dominant pest in Winnipeg and surrounding area.
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Pandemic pups: Pretend canine companions boost spirits during COVID-19
Former hospital clown takes stylized imaginary pooches to a Calgary dog park, hoping to inspire smiles 'after this horrible year we've all had.'
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Southwest Saskatchewan outdoor gathering outbreak raises red flags
At least 21 cases of COVID-19, some confirmed to involve variants of concern, are being linked to an outdoor gathering in southwest Saskatchewan.
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Proponent of controversial development says it’s a way to provide more housing options in Elora
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COVID-19: Winnipeg doc warns restrictions needed for 3rd wave of pandemic
'We have nurses with 10 years experience saying I cant do it, I can't keep this pace up, I can't do it.'
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Survivor of rare blood clot after AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine recalls ordeal
Most cases of blood clots occurred within two weeks of the person receiving their first dose, and most of the cases reported in Europe have been in women under 60.
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COVID-19: Risk of transmission in schools low, said officials, as hospitalizations hit record high
"Most of the cases are acquired outside of the school setting," said Dr. Bonnie Henry. "When it occurs, it is limited. School transmission itself is not a major driver of community transmission. It is the other way around."
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‘Emerge cautiously yet confidently’: Calgary Economic Development looks past COVID-19
The annual report from Calgary Economic Development was one of cautious optimism as life and business is expected to return to normal as more Calgarians get vaccinated.
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Osheaga may be forced to relocate unless space dispute is resolved, Evenko says
"They're not giving us the support to operate in the same way we have always operated," Evenko VP Nick Farkas says of Montreal's redevelopment plan for Parc Jean-Drapeau.
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Brendan Bottcher, Kerri Einarson win Grand Slam of Curling openers
The reigning national women's and men's champions are off to good starts at the Grand Slam of Curling. The events feature 12 of the top men's teams and 12 of the top women's teams.
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Hamilton public schools get $27.8 million to protect against COVID-19
The funding will target initiatives that will improve air quality, outdoor spaces and internet access to protect against the coronavirus.
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Crews called to Chilliwack, B.C., brush fire near Highway 1
The fire is burning in difficult terrain near Yale Road West and Cannor Road, close to the CN train tracks. It is also close to Highway 1.
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Lethbridge mass vaccination centre opens to long wait times, line-ups
"There was at least 200 people in line," said Lethbridge resident Mitch Millar. "If I would've known it was the first day, I wouldn't have done it."
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Saskatoon hits ‘tipping point’ with COVID-19 variants, renewed diligence needed: city officials
People in Saskatoon are more likely to contract a variant of COVID-19, according to the medical health officer for Saskatoon.
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Judge dismisses bid by Ivan Henry to thrown out claims of alleged sex assault victims
Henry was arrested in July 1982 and charged with three counts of rape, two counts of attempted rape, and five counts of indecent assault, involving eight different women.
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