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Federal data gives most detailed picture yet of where CERB went in Halifax

The city of Halifax had about 11.21 per cent of its residents receiving the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) last year.

Federal data gives most detailed picture yet of where CERB went in Fredericton

The city of Fredericton had about 9.19 per cent of its residents receiving the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) last year.
N.L. voters get extension on applications for mail-in ballots

N.L. voters get extension on applications for mail-in ballots

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's chief electoral officer granted residents more time to participate in the province's all mail-in general election on Sunday amid calls from some party leaders for more transparency around the process.
N.L. announces new rules for rotational workers, reports 26 cases of COVID-19

N.L. announces new rules for rotational workers, reports 26 cases of COVID-19

Public health officials in Newfoundland and Labrador took further steps to curb an exponential surge in COVID-19 cases on Saturday less than 24 hours after cancelling in-person voting for the province's scheduled election.
P.E.I reports first U.K. variant case of COVID-19 in previous identified

P.E.I reports first U.K. variant case of COVID-19 in previous identified

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island has become the last province to report a case of COVID-19 connected to a variant strain of the virus first identified in the United Kingdom. Chief public health officer Dr.
In-person voting called off in N.L. provincial election due to COVID-19 outbreak

In-person voting called off in N.L. provincial election due to COVID-19 outbreak

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Less than 12 hours before polls were set to open in much of the province, Newfoundland and Labrador's chief electoral officer on Friday called off all in-person voting in response to a COVID-19 outbreak.
Newfoundland and Labrador confirms U.K. variant behind COVID-19 outbreak

Newfoundland and Labrador confirms U.K. variant behind COVID-19 outbreak

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador's chief medical officer of health confirmed Friday the U.K. variant is behind the COVID-19 outbreak that hit the province this week. In a news conference on Friday night, Dr.
Opposition politicians push N.B. government for virtual legislature sessions

Opposition politicians push N.B. government for virtual legislature sessions

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's opposition on Friday called for the government to permit members to appear virtually in the legislature after three Liberals from the Edmundston region were absent from the house because of COVID-19.
Health officials in New Brunswick report five new cases of COVID-19

Health officials in New Brunswick report five new cases of COVID-19

FREDERICTON — Health officials in New Brunswick are reporting five new cases of COVID-19 today. Three cases are in the Edmundston area while the Saint John and Bathurst regions each have one case.
Bail hearing Monday for Newfoundland man charged with threatening to kill politicians

Bail hearing Monday for Newfoundland man charged with threatening to kill politicians

CORNER BROOK, N.L. — A 66-year-old man accused of threatening to kill politicians in Newfoundland and Labrador in January will have a bail hearing on Monday.
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