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COVID-19 hospitalizations are causing delays in up to 30% of surgeries in Calgary, Edmonton, and northern Alberta.

Alberta is scaling back planned surgeries in its two main cities and the northern part of the province to make room for a potential flood of COVID-19 hospitalizations, according to the Alberta Health Services. Beginning […]

Covid Vaccine
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People wait in line for hours to get the AstraZeneca vaccine after the province of British Columbia reduced the age limit to 30.

When the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine was made available for the first time to people over the age of 30 in “hot spot” neighborhoods in Coquitlam, B.C., a four-hour queue snaked outside a sports complex. A […]

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‘More people are catching on,’ says a traveler who avoids quarantine hotels by crossing the US-Canada land border.

Greg Peacock crossed over the Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls, Ont., and back into Canada, pausing to take selfies, but he wasn’t crossing for the view. Land travelers must pass through quarantine, but not at […]

Traveling Restriction
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COVID-19 highlights include mandatory hotel isolation for leisure travellers, as well as new guidelines for truckers and commuters.

People who fly for non-essential purposes will be required to stay in a hotel for 7 days at their own expense when they return. The government of New Brunswick is imposing new travel restrictions on […]