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Trudeau says border closures, mandatory screening up for discussion

Trudeau says border closures, mandatory screening up for discussion

But even as border officials are updating signs and pamphlets in order to ensure everyone coming in goes into self-isolation, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Sunday the question of whether to close the border overall remains up for discussion
COVID-19 measures could have lasting impact on Ontario courts: experts

COVID-19 measures could have lasting impact on Ontario courts: experts

All new jury trials have been temporarily put on hold, and lawyers, witnesses and those accused of crimes have been told to stay home if they have been advised by medical authorities to do so
Our window to flatten the COVID-19 curve is narrow, says Dr. Theresa Tam

Our window to flatten the COVID-19 curve is narrow, says Dr. Theresa Tam

Both the Retail Council of Canada and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said supplies of groceries and other basics would continue to flow even if the outbreak of the novel coronavirus triggered widespread store or border closures
Return home while you can, Ottawa tells Canadians as COVID-19 continues to spread

Return home while you can, Ottawa tells Canadians as COVID-19 continues to spread

Global Affairs Canada says increasing travel restrictions and cancelled flights, may force Canadians to spend more time abroad than planned
Concerns raised over COVID-19 outbreak plans for Indigenous communities

Concerns raised over COVID-19 outbreak plans for Indigenous communities

Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says these communities are at greater risk, due to overpopulation, overcrowding and a lack of local doctors or hospitals
'It's not rocket science': Mass hand washing, not hysteria, will prevent spread of COVID-19

'It's not rocket science': Mass hand washing, not hysteria, will prevent spread of COVID-19

Forgo the frenzied hoarding of toilet paper, hand sanitizer and masks in the face of a potential COVID-19 pandemic, urge infectious disease experts
Ontario identifies 20 new cases of COVID-19, mostly in GTA

Ontario identifies 20 new cases of COVID-19, mostly in GTA

There are now 74 cases in Ontario
Premiers seek billions in federal aid to counter impact of COVID-19

Premiers seek billions in federal aid to counter impact of COVID-19

That aid could run to tens of billions of dollars
Ontario's top doc calls for all events with more than 250 people be cancelled

Ontario's top doc calls for all events with more than 250 people be cancelled

Dr. David Williams, Ontario's chief medical officer of health, recommends the immediate suspension of all large events and public gatherings
CP NewsAlert: House of Commons closing for five weeks over COVID-19 concerns

CP NewsAlert: House of Commons closing for five weeks over COVID-19 concerns

Goal is to limit COVID-19 spread