Canada adds 6,699 new COVID-19 cases, marking lowest daily increase since early April

Canada reported the lowest number of new daily COVID-19 cases in almost a month on Tuesday as the total number of infections in the country hit 1,249,956.  A total of … Read More

Canada adds 3,091 new COVID-19 cases, 58 deaths as vaccinations ramp up

Canada added 3,091 coronavirus cases and 58 deaths Thursday as provinces ramped up their vaccine rollouts. The country now has 858,220 cases total and 21,865 deaths, while over 240,000 have … Read More

More contagious U.K. COVID-19 variant now found in all 10 provinces

A contagious variant of COVID-19 has now made its way to all 10 provinces in Canada, officials announced Saturday as the nation’s top doctor warned yet again of the dangers … Read More

Canada’s cases of COVID-19 have surpassed 700K

Cases of COVID-19 in Canada have now surpassed 700,000, according to a Global News tally updated with the latest data from health officials. The milestone came after Ontario reported another … Read More

Hospitals still flooding with coronavirus patients despite new year, experts warn

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 1, 2021 5:23 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ OTTAWA — The fraught year … Read More

Threats to coronavirus vaccines among reasons military leading rollout: Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the possibility of threats to the country’s precious supply of coronavirus vaccines is among the reasons why the military is leading distribution. In a year-end … Read More

‘Just listen’: Nunavut officials urge residents of coronavirus hotspot to stay home

Nunavut’s health minister is pleading with residents of Arviat, where a COVID-19 outbreak continued to grow Friday, to stay home. Lorne Kusugak said if people living in Arviat follow isolation … Read More

Canada surpasses 400,000 coronavirus cases as infection rate accelerates

Canada surpassed 400,000 cases of the novel coronavirus Friday, as the pandemic continues to spread at a record pace across the country. As of 5:40 p.m., 401,517 total cases of … Read More

Canada posts deadliest day of coronavirus pandemic since June as vaccine hopes rise

Newly-identified cases of the novel coronavirus surged past the 6,000 mark in Canada again on Wednesday as the country identified its highest increase in COVID-19 deaths since early June. The … Read More

Ottawa providing nearly $20M to help Nunavut combat growing coronavirus outbreak

Ottawa is contributing nearly $20 million in federal funding to the Nunavut government and Inuit communities to help combat a sharp rise in coronavirus cases. The funding announced late Wednesday … Read More

‘All it takes is one case’: How coronavirus cases suddenly spiked across Nunavut

It has been just over two weeks since Nunavut declared its first case of COVID-19, but it’s still unknown how 84 people were infected so quickly in the territory. Nunavut is home to … Read More

Coronavirus: Canada adds 79 more COVID-19 deaths as cases surpass 315K

Canada added 79 more novel coronavirus deaths on Thursday, as well another 4,634 cases of COVID-19. The new data, reported by health authorities across the country, now brings Canada’s total … Read More

Coronavirus has made health-care shortfalls ‘obvious’ to Canadians: poll

As the number of coronavirus cases and hospitalizations soar across Canada, a new poll shows that a majority of Canadians want a boost in the health-care system and innovation. A … Read More

Coronavirus: Canada adds 66 more COVID-19 deaths as cases top 244,000

Canada reported 2,970 new cases of the novel coronavirus Tuesday, as well as 66 more deaths. The data, which was released by health authorities across the country, brings Canada’s total … Read More

Canada posts 2nd-highest total of new coronavirus cases as U.S., world smash records

Canada reported another 2,951 new cases of the novel coronavirus Thursday, nearly hitting the daily record set just days ago. It’s the second-highest number of daily confirmed infections since the … Read More

Canada adds 2,695 new coronavirus infections as case count tops 225K

Canadian health officials diagnosed 2,695 more people with the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the country’s total to 225,349. 10,023″ readability=”38.260869565217″>Since the pandemic began in March, 10,023 people in Canada … Read More

Canada adds 2,531 new coronavirus cases, but new data shows record weekend surge

Canada reported another 2,531 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus Monday, but new data from over the weekend reveals the country posted a far higher number a day earlier … Read More

Canada’s COVID-19 infections surpass 213,000 as Ontario breaks record in new cases

Canada added another 2,224 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday raising the country’s total COVID-19 infections to over 213,000. Health authorities also reported another 34 deaths from the … Read More

Canada reports 34 more coronavirus deaths while Ontario breaks record in new cases

Canada added another 2,224 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday raising the country’s total COVID-19 infections to over 213,000. Health authorities also reported another 34 deaths from the … Read More

Canada reports 5 new coronavirus deaths as cases surpass 180,000

Canada reported 1,685 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, as well as five new deaths. The new data brings the country’s total number of COVID-19 infections to 181,678, … Read More

Canada coronavirus cases surge past 160,000 as deaths top 9,300

Canada hit new milestones in the novel coronavirus pandemic Thursday, as cases surged past 160,000 while the death toll topped 9,300. The country reported 1,776 new COVID-19 infections over the … Read More

Canada adds 1,796 new coronavirus cases, highest total yet for second wave

Canada reported a total of 1,796 new cases of the novel coronavirus Wednesday, the highest daily total seen since the spring and proof that the second surge of the pandemic … Read More

Canada reports 10 more coronavirus deaths while cases top 124,000

Canada reported 498 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Friday, as well as 10 more deaths. The numbers now raise the country’s total COVID-19 cases to 124,314 and deaths … Read More

Canada reports reports 10 more coronavirus deaths while cases top 124,000

Canada reported 498 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Friday, as well as 10 more deaths. The numbers now raise the country’s total COVID-19 cases to 124,314 and deaths … Read More

Canada records 198 new coronavirus infections as cases top 122,000

Canadian health officials confirmed 198 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday as the number of people who tested positive for the virus rose to 122,040. Provincial health authorities … Read More

445 new coronavirus cases pushes Canada past 111,000 as curve begins to rise

Canada added 445 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus Monday, continuing an upward trend in daily infections that stretched through the weekend. The new cases bring the country’s total … Read More

Canada reports 10 new coronavirus-related deaths, more than 300 new cases

Cases of the novel coronavirus in Canada surpassed 107,000 July 10, after 322 new infections were reported by provincial health authorities. The new cases brings the total number of lab-confirmed … Read More

Canada reports 409 new coronavirus cases, highest increase in over a week

Canada reported 409 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Monday, with almost half of that number sourced to an outbreak among temporary workers in southern Ontario. Monday’s numbers, which … Read More

Canada hits 100,000 coronavirus cases — and ‘we’re not out of the woods yet’

Canada moved past 100,000 cases of the novel coronavirus Thursday, with 100,026 official cases reported by Health Canada and provincial health authorities. How did Canada make it over 100,000 known … Read More

Canada reports 29 more coronavirus deaths as cases top 99,000

Canada reported 333 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Monday, including 29 more deaths. The new numbers — which are tallied from provincial and federal health authorities — bring … Read More

Canada reports 408 new coronavirus cases, lowest increase since March 22

Canada reported 408 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, the lowest daily increase of infections since late March. The newly reported cases, which also includes an additional 62 … Read More

Canada’s daily coronavirus case numbers drop to 675 as death toll surpasses 100

Canada reported an increase of 675 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday as the country continues its apparent downward trend in new case numbers this week. The last time the country’s … Read More

National coronavirus testing strategy wouldn’t work for Canada, Trudeau says

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says a federal coronavirus testing strategy won’t work in Canada. He was questioned on Thursday during a daily briefing with reporters about why the government isn’t … Read More

Canada’s coronavirus cases surpass 60,000

The number of novel coronavirus cases in Canada has now surpassed 60,000. According to numbers reported by federal and provincial authorities on Monday, there are now 60,615 cases of COVID-19 … Read More

What about the next pandemic? Coronavirus offers lessons for the future

Five months ago, when novel coronavirus first erupted in China, the federal government assured Canadians that their chances of catching COVID-19 were low. Since then, tens of thousands of cases … Read More

Coronavirus cases in Canada surpass 50,000

Confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Canada topped 50,000 on Tuesday. Federal and provincial authorities said 2,859 had died from the virus by 6 p.m. ET, adding that 19,198 … Read More

Coronavirus ‘travel bubble’ idea gains steam but wouldn’t work for Canada, U.S.: expert

As provinces and countries begin to look towards easing coronavirus restrictions, some are taking an approach reminiscent of school days gone by: pick a best friend and stick with them. … Read More

Coronavirus: Tories push for more federal help for restaurant, tourism sectors

The Conservatives are calling on the government to come up with a plan specifically to help the nation’s restaurant, hospitality and tourism sectors cope with the coronavirus pandemic. Many of … Read More

No return to ‘normality’ until coronavirus vaccine is available, Trudeau says

Canadians won’t be able to return to life as they knew it before the novel coronavirus pandemic until a vaccine is available, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday. “Normality as … Read More

More Canadians have now died of coronavirus than SARS

The novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, has now killed more Canadians than SARS. As of Friday afternoon, federal and provincial health authorities were reporting more than 4,500 Canadian cases of COVID-19, … Read More

Virus science — a look at coronavirus research around the globe

Thousands of scientists around the world are working on problems raised by the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a summary of some recent research from peer-reviewed academic journals and scientific agencies: … Read More

Coronavirus: Trump warns of ‘suicides by thousands’ if U.S. businesses don’t re-open soon

United States President Donald Trump said there would be “suicides by the thousands” if businesses were not re-opened soon, despite warnings from the World Health Organization that the country could … Read More

Coronavirus: Former health minister Jane Philpott assists at COVID-19 testing centre

After spending years in federal politics, former health minister Jane Philpott has returned to her physician roots, once again donning her white coat and stethoscope to help in the fight … Read More

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