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Britishvolt first announced its intentions to build on a 93-hectare site where Britain’s largest coal-burning power station once stood in 2020.
Stephanie Davidson, a former manager at High Voltage Tattoo, claims Kat Von D mocked safety precautions and disparaged employees for wearing masks.
People in Saskatoon and much of southern Saskatchewan are dealing with icy roads heading into the weekend. Freezing rain and a light snowfall overnight created icy conditions on Saskatoon's streets and sidewalks, making driving and walking challenging Friday morning, according to the city. "Snow crews worked continuously overnight with de-icing operations ... Eighteen sanders worked all night, applying de-icing materials on Saskatoon's streets with a focus on Circle Drive, bridge decks and inter
Adele apologizes to fans as she delays residency. "I'm so sorry, but my show ain't ready," she declares.
Andrea Gerardi has been waiting nearly two years for her son to get surgery that she says would improve his quality of life, but like others across Ontario, it's been pushed to an unknown date due to the pandemic. On Jan. 3, the government mandated that hospitals cancel all non-urgent surgeries in preparation for a spike in COVID-19 Omicron cases. It marks the third time since March 2020 that an indefinite postponement on non-urgent medical surgeries has been put in place by the government. The
The "pandemic whirlwind" petered out between the "Baywatch" star and her bodyguard.
Quebec Premier François Legault says that situation in the province's hospitals remains too fragile to relax COVID-19 restrictions, unlike neighbouring Ontario which announced a plan to reopen gyms, restaurants and cinemas by the end of the month.
The bodies of four people — including an infant and a teen — were found in the snow near the United States border in Manitoba. RCMP said they believe the deaths resulted from a border crossing attempt during a freezing blizzard.
A 16-year veteran with York Regional Police has been sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in prison after his conviction on charges including breach of trust and drug trafficking last year. In a news release from York police issued Thursday, Chief Jim MacSween said Const. Richard Senior has now been suspended without pay, as under the Police Services Act, a chief can't withhold pay from officers unless they are convicted and sentenced. "This unacceptable criminal behaviour is not tolerated by our
WHITEHORSE — The Yukon government has declared a substance-use health emergency after toxic drugs pushed overdose deaths to new peaks. Health Minister Tracy-Anne McPhee said Thursday the drugs are killing people and creating a mental health crisis in every community in Yukon. While the declaration doesn't provide the government with more powers, she said it does express a commitment to make the problem a priority and indicates the need for a co-ordinated response. "And it is a call to all Yukone
The Ford government has released details on its three-phased reopening plan, set to roll out Jan. 31. But some health groups are warning it may be too soon amid the Omicron wave. Kayla McLean reports.
Ottawa parents are being told their children born in 2017 who aren't yet five years old, but were able to get a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine earlier this month, will potentially wait several months for a second dose instead of the recommended eight weeks. Children who turned five in 2021 were able to get their first dose before their birthday, but a change in policy this year means children will have to wait until their fifth birthday to get their first dose. The same policy is now in plac
Avalanche Canada's special public avalanche warning stays in place this weekend as warming temperatures threaten to make the snowpack unstable.
A high-ranking officer is due to appear before a Toronto police disciplinary tribunal on Monday to face seven charges under Ontario's Police Services Act. Supt. Stacy Clarke is charged with breach of confidence, insubordination and discreditable conduct, according to Meaghan Gray, spokesperson for the Toronto Police Service. Clarke is due to make her first appearance before the Toronto police disciplinary tribunal on Monday morning. The notices of the hearing, which will contain details of the a
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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is announcing Thursday it is requiring that non-U.S. essential workers such as truck drivers and nurses who are crossing land borders be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, effective Saturday. The Biden administration first announced in October that effective Nov. 8 it would again allow non-essential foreign visitors to travel from Canada and Mexico into the U.S. across land borders if they were vaccinated. The U.S. land borders with Canada and Mexico had been closed to non-essential travel for 20 months because of COVID-19 concerns.
Saskatchewan's chief medical health officer says COVID-19 hospital numbers could go up to as high as 300 to 500 or more in the next few weeks due to the high Omicron infection rate. On Friday the province reported 23 people with the disease under intensive care – 15 of them for COVID-19-related illnesses – but Dr. Saqib Shahab said ICU pressures could increase to 75, 100 or more patients. "Many provinces have seen hospitalizations during the Omicron wave that are much higher than what they saw i
In a small shopping plaza on the Conception Bay South highway a business that specializes in health and safety training is seeing a surge in sales due to COVID-19 rapid tests. Eastern Safety Services starting selling the kits on Dec. 30, says Jason Oliver, the company's director of training and supply. "We had an overwhelming response to the point where we had to temporarily suspend sales to get our orders updated," said Oliver this week. They've already sold 30,000 units, and Oliver expects to
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden launched into his second year in office Thursday with a new focus on making fatigued Americans believe they’re better off under his leadership as he embraces a pared-back agenda before the midterm elections. The persistence of the coronavirus, rising inflation and congressional gridlock have exacted a bitter toll on Biden’s approval rating and threaten a midterm routing for his party, but the president sees no need for a major shift in direction. Instead, Bi