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<b>CANADA:</b> Food inspection agency says there are more than 750 unrequested seeds reports

CANADA: Food inspection agency says there are more than 750 unrequested seeds reports

Agency says the seeds appear to be low-risk
<b>CANADA:</b> Potential explosion in mental illness could last years after pandemic

CANADA: Potential explosion in mental illness could last years after pandemic

The study estimates that 6.3 million to 10.7 million Canadians will visit a doctor for mental health issues — a whopping 54 to 163 per cent increase over pre-pandemic levels
<b>CANADA:</b> Commons committee hears from charity watchdog group as WE hearings continue

CANADA: Commons committee hears from charity watchdog group as WE hearings continue

Managing director of Charity Intelligence says she found concerns in two days of reviewing WE's financial data, prompting her to call management with questions
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ford pledges help for 'overworked,' 'underpaid' personal support workers

ONTARIO: Ford pledges help for 'overworked,' 'underpaid' personal support workers

No estimate yet on a plan of action or what it will entail
<b>CANADA:</b> Federal energy regulator names Indigenous advisory committee

CANADA: Federal energy regulator names Indigenous advisory committee

Committee to provide insight on ways sector can strengthen relationships with Indigenous Peoples and regulate projects
Ford pledges help for 'overworked,' 'underpaid' personal support workers

Ford pledges help for 'overworked,' 'underpaid' personal support workers

Doug Ford said recent conversations with PSWs at his mother-in-law's long-term care home in Toronto shed light on the conditions many are working under
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province's autism program not enough, families and critics say

ONTARIO: Province's autism program not enough, families and critics say

First phase of the program to roll out today
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Rural, northern boards grapple with province's back-to-school plan

ONTARIO: Rural, northern boards grapple with province's back-to-school plan

With a month to go before classes resume, questions still remain unanswered
<b>CANADA:</b> WE controversy takes bite out of Trudeau, Liberal popularity, poll suggests

CANADA: WE controversy takes bite out of Trudeau, Liberal popularity, poll suggests

Survey suggests this puts Conservatives within striking distance of victory
<b>CANADA:</b> Black and racialized Canadians lacking on boards, study finds

CANADA: Black and racialized Canadians lacking on boards, study finds

"The data is bad, but some of the stories are even worse," said Wendy Cukier, the founder and academic director at the Diversity Institute