Waterloo Region reports 7 new coronavirus cases, new outbreak

The number of active coronavirus cases in Waterloo Region is now up to 75, however, no one is being treated for the disease in hospital.
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B.C. or Ontario? Residential school survivors fight move of court battle
The underlying fight relates to a request by three survivors of St. Anne's in Fort Albany, Ont., to have their compensation cases reopened.
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More traps cut after ‘positive’ meeting between fisheries minister, Sipekne’katik chief
Sipekne’katik First Nation Chief Mike Sack described the news of additional lines being sabotaged as "disheartening."
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Federal judge approves injunction to delay looming WeChat ban in U.S.
In a ruling dated Saturday, Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in California said the government's actions would affect users' First Amendment rights as an effective ban on the app removes their platform for communication.
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Planned Quebec daycare strike could be avoided
Last minute breakthrough in negotiations could avoid a general strike in daycares across Quebec
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Man seriously injured in Scarborough stabbing
Paramedics responded to the call early Sunday morning in the Kennedy and Ellesmere roads area.
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Pressure on Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko mounts as mass rallies continue
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Ontario reports 365 new coronavirus cases after over 40K tests completed
"Locally, Toronto is reporting 113 new cases, with 108 in Peel and 38 in York," Health Minister Christine Elliott said.
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Preparations underway for pandemic election in Saskatchewan, British Columbia
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Ontario's COVID-19 cases dip slightly but 'extremely concerning' upward trend continues
Ontario is reporting a slight dip in the number of new COVID-19 cases after recording two days with more than 400 infections but the seven-day trend has once again increased.
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Two pedestrians struck by streetcar in Toronto’s west end
One victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
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Carpenters use medieval techniques to restore Notre Dame Cathedral after fire
The demonstration to mark European Heritage Days gave the hundreds of people a first-hand look at the rustic methods used 800 years ago to build the triangular frames in the nave of Notre Dame de Paris.
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Fall reading list: 10 novels set in the music industry
For the longest time, novels set within the music industry tended to be trash. That's not the case anymore.
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Burying the Eglinton West LRT will cost an extra $1.8 billion and may serve fewer local riders. So why do it?
Critics charge that the Ontario government’s proposal for Eglinton West will waste hundreds of millions of dollars and deliver insufficient transit benefits.
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Off-season moves, in-season memories, and some Buffalo Braves in the mailbag
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Sunsprout Micro Greens Alfalfa recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the products were distributed across Ontario.
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COVID-19 testing sites for asymptomatic people open in Peel region
One temporary testing site opened in Brampton on Saturday, another in Mississauga will open Monday.
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Why do we need sleep? Scientists say they've found the answer
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Police investigating possible kidnapping in Brampton
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Sunsprout Micro Greens Alfalfa recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination
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Republicans hopeful filling Ginsburg’s Supreme Court spot will help shift U.S. election
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Montreal to go on orange COVID-19 alert: Report
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While you were sleeping: Quebecer wins Lotto 649 guaranteed $1 million
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COMMENTARY: The NBA bubble strategy shows us what future live performances could be like
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Fitness: Closed streets present open possibilities for getting active
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Chantal Hébert: No fall election? That should make Erin O’Toole happy and Chrystia Freeland nervous
The presentation next week of the second speech from the throne in less than a year will formally reset the clock on Justin Trudeau’s second term government. But for how long? Chantal Hébert writes.
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Dozens displaced after fire badly damages Dieppe, N.B., apartment building
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Nova Scotia reports no new coronavirus cases for 13th straight day
Sunday also marks the third day with no active cases of the virus in the province. 
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Finnish cruise ship evacuated after running aground in Baltic Sea
A Finnish passenger cruise ship ran aground off the island of Aland in the Baltic Sea, the cruise line said Sunday, with emergency services adding they were preparing to evacuate the vessel.
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U.S. faces defeat in move to reimpose U.N. sanctions, Iran’s Hassan Rouhani says
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Tropical Storm Beta meandering toward Texas, Louisiana
Tropical Storm Beta on Sunday was making a slow crawl to the shores of Texas and Louisiana, casting worries about heavy rain, flooding and storm surge across the Gulf Coast.
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Car crash in Brantford results in one dead and vehicle pulled from Mohawk Lake
A tow truck removed the vehicle from the water after it became submerged in the lake.
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Peel region police investigating after woman is kidnapped in Brampton
The woman was forced into a black Audi while she yelled for help.
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Thousands of patients left with no family physician after 4 Campbellton doctors resign
In addition to their work as family doctors, all four practitioners also worked at the Campbellton hospital.
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Bob Woodward on Trump's re-election chances: 'I think he could win, and I think he could lose'
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