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<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ford urges Ontarians to avoid large gatherings amid 'uptick' in COVID-19 cases

ONTARIO: Ford urges Ontarians to avoid large gatherings amid 'uptick' in COVID-19 cases

The total number of cases in Ontario now stands at 44,068, which includes 2,813 deaths and 39,598 cases classified as resolved
<updated>Pandemic six months in:</updated> A timeline of COVID-19 in Ontario

Pandemic six months in: A timeline of COVID-19 in Ontario

A look at what's transpired since the declaration of the pandemic
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How the NHL consolidated from two bubbles to one to finish playoffs

BEYOND LOCAL: How the NHL consolidated from two bubbles to one to finish playoffs

The NHL is still working with the Canadian government to allow family members in, which was planned for this round, but there are some border and quarantine obstacles to overcome
Former finance minister Bill Morneau broke election law in 2019: commissioner

Former finance minister Bill Morneau broke election law in 2019: commissioner

The commissioner of Canada elections says before the 2019 federal election, Morneau pumped up two prospective Liberal candidates who were attending separate events he headlined as finance minister
<b>CANADA:</b> LGBTQ people more likely to experience assault than heterosexuals, survey says

CANADA: LGBTQ people more likely to experience assault than heterosexuals, survey says

Statistics Canada considers this to be the first large-scale study of its kind to facilitate collecting information on the number of transgender and non-binary Canadians
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ford prepared to ask surgeons to start working weekends to clear backlog

ONTARIO: Ford prepared to ask surgeons to start working weekends to clear backlog

Ford's comments came 10 days after modelling research painted a stark picture of surgery wait times across the province
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> COVID-19 may present the opportunity to embrace outdoor education

BEYOND LOCAL: COVID-19 may present the opportunity to embrace outdoor education

Policymakers could seize this time to support schools in choosing to take students outside.
<b>CANADA:</b> Report says child care is key to women's recovery from economic impacts of COVID-19

CANADA: Report says child care is key to women's recovery from economic impacts of COVID-19

The health crisis has so far pushed women's participation in the labour force down to its lowest level in three decades
<b>ONTARIO:</b> School bus routes cancelled across the province as COVID-19 worsens driver shortage

ONTARIO: School bus routes cancelled across the province as COVID-19 worsens driver shortage

Lack of clarity around safety, PPE contributing factors Unifor says
School bus routes cancelled across Ontario as COVID-19 worsens driver shortage

School bus routes cancelled across Ontario as COVID-19 worsens driver shortage

Providers cited the pandemic and related health concerns as reasons for keeping drivers off the job