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Ontario's elementary teachers announce another one-day strike on Friday

TORONTO — The union representing Ontario's elementary teachers announced Sunday a fifth rotating one-day strike set for Friday, meaning walkouts will affect various school boards each day of the coming week.

OPP investigating fatal single snowmobile crash that left one man dead

KILLALOE, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say they are investigating a single-snowmobile accident that left one man dead. Police say they responded to the incident in the Township of South Algonquin at about 11:45 a.m. on Saturday.

Police watchdog investigating after man shot multiple times by officers

TORONTO — Ontario's police watchdog says it's investigating after a police-involved shooting in Toronto sent a man to hospital. The Special Investigations Unit says the incident happened on Saturday afternoon.

Ontario elementary teachers say more strike actions coming Thursday

TORONTO — The union representing Ontario's elementary school teachers announced four more school boards will shut down on a fourth day of rotating strikes on Thursday, and say there are still no bargaining talks scheduled.

Ontario elementary teachers announce latest round of strikes for Thursday

TORONTO — The union representing Ontario's elementary school teachers has announced its latest round of rotating strikes at four more school boards will take place on Thursday.

Canada to bolster screening of central China passengers for virus at 3 airports

OTTAWA — Canada plans to take measures at some major airports in the coming week to identify people travelling from Wuhan in central China who may have flu-like symptoms. The change comes as U.S.
Ontario holding public consultation on making spring bear hunt permanent

Ontario holding public consultation on making spring bear hunt permanent

TORONTO — A spring black bear hunt could soon be a permanent annual event in Ontario again, the provincial government suggested Friday as it launched a public consultation on the idea.

Elementary teachers' union announces job action set for next Wednesday

TORONTO — Ontario's schools appear poised to experience a series of labour disruptions next week, as the province's largest teachers' union announced Friday it's taking further job action and no new talks are scheduled with Premier Doug Ford's govern

QuickList: A look at the state of job actions for Ontario's teachers unions

TORONTO — All four major teachers' unions in Ontario are currently taking job action. Here is a list of their planned strikes and work-to-rule campaigns.

Firefighter charged after fire truck hits 11-year-old girl in Toronto

TORONTO — A Toronto firefighter has been charged with careless driving, police said Friday, more than a month after an 11-year-old girl was hit by a fire truck in the city's midtown area.