Yukon, Northwest Territories begin to ease COVID-19 measures after month of no new cases

Two of Canada’s three territories began the first phases of their economic reopening plans Friday, after a month without reporting any new cases of the novel coronavirus. The Yukon simultaneously … Read More

Coronavirus testing will be expanded after shortfalls revealed: provinces

The shortcomings of Canada’s COVID-19 testing strategy came to the fore Wednesday as Ontario’s premier admitted to “unacceptable” testing rates, Quebec promised to aggressively root out infections in long-term care … Read More

Yukon stations officers at B.C., N.W.T. boundaries in bid to reduce coronavirus spread

Yukon’s government says in a news release that anyone travelling through the territory is required to self-isolate for 14 days.

It says people going through to Alaska or the Northwest Territories are required to complete their transit within 24 hours of their entry.

Coronavirus outbreak: Yukon announces first two cases of COVID-19

Yukon sees its first two COVID-19 cases — a couple who recently visited the U.S.

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 22, 2020 11:39 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Yukon’s chief medical health officer … Read More

N.W.T. reports coronavirus case, believed to first in Canada’s North

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 21, 2020 3:01 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Northwest Territories is reporting … Read More

N.W.T. reports coronavirus case, believed to be first in Canada’s North

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 21, 2020 3:01 pm Updated March 21, 2020 3:30 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size … Read More

Northwest Territories to ban non-essential travel over coronavirus pandemic

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 21, 2020 11:54 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Northwest Territories is planning … Read More

No coronavirus cases have been reported in the territories. Experts hope it stays that way

All 10 Canadian provinces have reported at least one case of the novel coronavirus, bringing the country’s total past 1,000 confirmed cases as of Friday. So far, none of the … Read More

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