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Expert says gathering outside Alberta church attended by many conspiracy theorists

Expert says gathering outside Alberta church attended by many conspiracy theorists

GraceLife Church and its pastor, James Coates, are charged under the Public Health Act for holding services that break health restrictions related to capacity, physical distancing and masking
New Brunswick health officials report 32nd COVID-19-related death

New Brunswick health officials report 32nd COVID-19-related death

Health officials are also reporting eight new cases of COVID-19
Doctors group says changing rules causes confusion as COVID-19 variants surge

Doctors group says changing rules causes confusion as COVID-19 variants surge

Ontarians received an emergency alert on their cellphones, radios and televisions Thursday morning telling them to stay home
Average age of Quebec COVID-19 patients has dropped by 10 to 15 years, doctors say

Average age of Quebec COVID-19 patients has dropped by 10 to 15 years, doctors say

'They're not seeing a doctor, they're not taking any kind of medication, they don't have diabetes, they don't have high blood pressure — they just get sick'
Charged with ignoring COVID-19 health rules: Alberta church shut down, fenced off

Charged with ignoring COVID-19 health rules: Alberta church shut down, fenced off

Alberta Health Services, in a statement, says GraceLife church will remain closed until it shows it will comply with public-health measures meant to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus
In Canada, U.S., vaccine 'passports' could be new point of cross-border contention

In Canada, U.S., vaccine 'passports' could be new point of cross-border contention

A new online Léger poll found 52 per cent of Canadian respondents supported showing proof of vaccination, compared with 43 per cent of Americans
Vaccine panel confirms choice to delay doses up to 4 months in Canada

Vaccine panel confirms choice to delay doses up to 4 months in Canada

The panel says it expects the administration of second doses won't end up taking as long as four months based on Canada's expected vaccine supply
New Brunswick says person in their 30s latest COVID-19-related death

New Brunswick says person in their 30s latest COVID-19-related death

Officials say 11 new cases are in the Edmundston area, two are in the Moncton region and one is in the Fredericton area
Vaccines are helping but won't solve the pandemic on their own, federal doctors warn

Vaccines are helping but won't solve the pandemic on their own, federal doctors warn

Health Minister Patty Hajdu says workplaces and individuals need to keep doing everything they can to prevent the virus from spreading
Newfoundland and Labrador goes four days without reports of new COVID-19 infections

Newfoundland and Labrador goes four days without reports of new COVID-19 infections

The province has four active reported infections
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