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Ontario Premier Doug Ford arrives to make an announcement during the daily briefing at Queen’s Park in Toronto, Thursday, April 1, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Doug Ford backtracks on new police COVID-19 powers amid intense backlash

New anti-pandemic powers allow police in Ontario to stop any motorist or pedestrian and ask where they live and why they’re not home

AstraZeneca vaccine is becoming available at B.C. pharmacies outside the Lower Mainland, as of Friday, April 9. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Augstein

Canadian doctors say lowering age cutoff for AstraZeneca vaccine makes sense as cases surge

Dr. Susy Hota, medical director of infection prevention and control at Toronto’s University Health Network, said she would also support dropping the age limit

 

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Val Malesku

Val Malesku

Apr 1st, 2020

Ron McKee

Ron McKee

Mar 22nd, 2020

Fritz Bonsall

Fritz Bonsall

Jan 24th, 2020

Herbert Bruce Hogben

Herbert Bruce Hogben

Nov 29th, 2019

Olga Elliott

Oct 17th, 2019

Elvira C. Bryant

Elvira C. Bryant

Sep 27th, 2019