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Homeless advocates take City of Toronto back to court over shelter system

Homeless advocates take City of Toronto back to court over shelter system

TORONTO — A group of advocates for the homeless is taking the City of Toronto back to court for allegedly not keeping its end of a deal to ensure the health and safety of shelter residents and those living on the street.
Ontario to end streaming in Grade 9, early years suspensions

Ontario to end streaming in Grade 9, early years suspensions

TORONTO — Ontario says it will end streaming in Grade 9, a practice critics have called discriminatory towards racialized students.

Quebec reports 79 new cases, eight additional deaths linked to COVID-19

MONTREAL — Quebec reported eight additional deaths due to COVID-19 on Sunday as health officials south of Montreal probed a cluster of positive cases stemming from a local bar.

Two people charged for quarantine violation, fined 1K

RAINY RIVER, Ont. — Two Americans have been charged for violating the Federal Quarantine Act. On June 24, a 66-year-old man and a 65-year-old woman from Minnesota entered Canada at the border connecting International Falls, Minn.
Boards eye partial back-to-school plan that worries working parents

Boards eye partial back-to-school plan that worries working parents

TORONTO — Andrea Moffat can't decide what will be worse for her five-year-old son in September — keeping him at home or allowing him to make a partial return to school.

Police continue search for teen who jumped from rail bridge into Ottawa River

OTTAWA — Police continue to search for a teenaged boy who jumped off a bridge into the Ottawa River on Friday.

Three sent to hospital after fire explosion at campfire site, OPP investigating.

TAY TOWNSHIP, Ont. — Three people, including a seven-year-old child, are in hospital with serious burns after a propane cylinder exploded at a campfire Saturday. Ontario Provincial Police received the call just before 10:30 p.m.

Body of suspected drowning victim recovered at Ottawa area beach

OTTAWA — Police in Ottawa say they have recovered the body of a 20-year-old man who went missing while swimming at a local beach.

Quebec girl, 3, drowns in backyard pool south of Montreal

NOYAN, Que. — A three-year-old girl has died after drowning in a residential pool in Noyan, south of Montreal, on Saturday. Quebec provincial police say they were alerted just before 11 a.m.

Six additional COVID-19 deaths as Quebec sees hospital, ICU stays drop

MONTREAL — Quebec reported more than 100 new cases of COVID-19 for the first time in two weeks.