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Canadian parents divided over sending kids back to school: Poll

Canadian parents divided over sending kids back to school: Poll

Parents in Alberta were most likely to keep their kids home while those in B.C. were most likely to be undecided.
Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19

Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19

The bill increases the maximum support available to the hardest-hit employers
Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test

Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test

“This is a significant milestone,” NIH Director Francis Collins said.
Senator urges Ottawa to support Canadian vaccine company awaiting funding

Senator urges Ottawa to support Canadian vaccine company awaiting funding

Providence Therapeutics has not heard back from the government since late May
Rocky View County council votes to end newspaper advertising

Rocky View County council votes to end newspaper advertising

“Our other advertisement channels have been ramped up,” Grant Kaiser said.
Tam to young people: stop spreading COVID-19, don't infect parents, elders

Tam to young people: stop spreading COVID-19, don't infect parents, elders

"This is your generation and your future that is being shaped."
Updated: Health experts tell Ottawa to hurry domestic vaccine funding amid China delays

Updated: Health experts tell Ottawa to hurry domestic vaccine funding amid China delays

The mRNA technology is new and untested but experts say it has potential
Jungle Farm grows in a new direction during pandemic

Jungle Farm grows in a new direction during pandemic

"I am thrilled to be a farmer who can help feed my community in a time when interest in food is very high," says Leona Staples.
Two killed in crash with moose near Conklin

Two killed in crash with moose near Conklin

Driver and one passenger killed, two other passengers were transported to hospital with minor injuries
Canadian COVID-19 tracing app starts beta testing after three-week delay

Canadian COVID-19 tracing app starts beta testing after three-week delay

People can sign up and put the app through its paces over two to four days