Tam says pandemic is now at ‘most difficult’ stage, calls on Canadians to give vaccines time to work

Canada has entered a “difficult” phase of the pandemic and Canadians must do all they can to keep up with public health measures and give vaccines time to work, said Theresa Tam, chief administrator of the pandemic. public health of Canada. Participating in a question-and-answer session on Facebook today, Tam said now is not the time for Canadians to rally […]

After a strong first season, Athletes Unlimited Volleyball prepares for a second campaign

Jordan Larson was a player and coach while winning the inaugural championship of a unique professional women’s indoor volleyball league focused on individual stats rather than team results. The two-time US Olympian could play a third role as a scout now that Athletes Unlimited has announced there will be a second season in 2022. Coach Karch Kiraly believes more female […]

Quebec, Lévis and Gatineau enter lockdown as COVID variants increase

Premier François Legault said Quebec City, Lévis and Gatineau will essentially be closed for 10 days starting Thursday at 8 p.m. to curb the “exponential” rise in COVID-19 cases in these three cities. Schools will be closed and students will switch to full-time online learning. Gyms, theaters, hairdressers and other non-essential businesses are also closing, Legault said on Wednesday. Religious […]

Older Ontarians Most Involved in Spreading COVID-19 Myths Online, Study Finds

A new study suggests Ontario residents aged 55 to 64 are the most involved in spreading misinformation about COVID-19 on social media. Published by the Ontario Medical Association (OMA), the research found that six percent of Ontarians online have disseminated misinformation about COVID-19 and most are older adults, said the organization in a press release Wednesday. Men and women in […]

Restaurant owner apologizes for ‘ignorant decision’ to throw rowdy party in BC ski resort

The owner of a restaurant in Big White Ski Resort in British Columbia, who hosted a boisterous evening on Monday night, has now apologized for the “ignorant decision”, acknowledging his actions could have “jeopardized” the community. On Wednesday, Justin Reid, owner of Charley Victoria’s All Day After, posted a message on the restaurant’s Facebook account titled “Apologies from owner of […]