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The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada for Monday, April 5, 2021

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada for Monday, April 5, 2021

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times eastern): 7:45 p.m. An Alberta energy company says three positives cases of the Brazilian COVID-19 variant have been linked to its employees.
Rising COVID-19 cases in Ontario, Quebec spark renewed concerns over hospital strain

Rising COVID-19 cases in Ontario, Quebec spark renewed concerns over hospital strain

Authorities in several provinces expressed concern on Monday that the recent rise in COVID-19 cases was putting renewed strain on the health-care system, as Quebec and Ontario brought in new restrictions to contain the spread of the virus.
'A next step': Humboldt planning $25M tribute centre to mark deadly Broncos bus crash

'A next step': Humboldt planning $25M tribute centre to mark deadly Broncos bus crash

HUMBOLDT, Sask. — A Saskatchewan city says it has a plan to permanently commemorate the deadly Broncos bus crash.
Oxygen cutoff that killed one at Quebec COVID ICU last summer blamed on human error

Oxygen cutoff that killed one at Quebec COVID ICU last summer blamed on human error

MONTREAL — A Montreal-area health authority is blaming human error after oxygen was cut off to nine intensive care COVID-19 patients last spring, leaving one dead.
Survey shows seniors happier with COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Quebec than in Ontario

Survey shows seniors happier with COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Quebec than in Ontario

OTTAWA — A new survey suggests seniors in Quebec are much happier about their province's vaccine rollout than their neighbours are about how things are going in Ontario.
Guardians of Edehzhie: Protecting the land during the pandemic

Guardians of Edehzhie: Protecting the land during the pandemic

There was a time last year when the guardians of Edehzhie would head out on the land in the Northwest Territories and worry what their communities might look like when they returned.
'This is torture:' Proposed law in Montana looms over Canadian on death row

'This is torture:' Proposed law in Montana looms over Canadian on death row

RED DEER, Alta. — The fate of a Canadian man who has been on death row in Montana for 38 years could become more tenuous as the state gets closer to removing obstacles that prevent it from resuming executions.

Vaccine shipment and Canadian on death row : In The News for Apr. 5

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Apr. 5 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
Navy submarine suffered long-term damage to ballast tank from errant test: Report

Navy submarine suffered long-term damage to ballast tank from errant test: Report

OTTAWA — An internal Defence Department report has pulled back the curtain on the damage caused by an errant test on one of Canada’s four submarines last year, suggesting some of the damage is permanent and could continue to pose a risk over the long

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Apr. 5, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Monday April 5, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 44,982 new vaccinations administered for a total of 6,233,533 doses given. Nationwide, 719,100 people or 1.