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Federal government working to ramp up COVID-19 testing & contact tracing

The federal government is working to ramp up COVID-19 testing, contact tracing and data collection so that Canada can continue to withstand the threat...

Petition calls on airlines to offer refunds not just vouchers

The federal government is trying to mediate between people who want refunds for airline tickets they can't use and airlines that could go bankrupt,...

Federal government announces an one-time benefit top-up for seniors

The federal government has announced a one-time payment to help seniors who may be dealing with extra costs due to the COVID crisis. Lisa...

Federal government is expanding COVID-19 financing help for medium and large...

The federal government is expanding emergency help to medium and large businesses that may not be able to access private funding during the COVID-19...

Federal government to extend the emergency wage-subsidy program

The federal government continues to roll out temporary relief to those who have been affected by the job losses across the country. Lisa Hepfner...

Trudeau pledges financial support for farms and food producers

The federal government is injecting more than $250,000,000 into the agriculture and food production industries in the hopes it will stave off food shortages...

Concerns over food supply after COVID-19 shuts down several meat processing...

The Prime Minister hopes to keep Canadians fed while protecting front-line workers as multiple meat and poultry processing plants across Canada are temporarily shutting...

COVID-19 spread slowing in Canada but “we’re not out of the...

New projections released by federal officials show that containment measures are working even though many more Canadians have died from the virus than hoped...

Federal government working with provinces on developing guidelines for lifting restrictions

The federal government is helping with guidelines to re-open economies across the country but provinces have the authority to act when it's safe to...

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COVID-19 Parliamentary committee resumes

The special COVID-19 Parliamentary committee will resume sitting today, but not without some changes. The government motion to continue with an expanded version of...

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The challenges of beating the heat with malls and public buildings...

With the humidity, it felt like 38-degrees in Hamilton today. Adam Atkinson takes a look at what you can do to beat the heat,...
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