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Halloween a go despite COVID-19, says Alberta's chief medical officer

Halloween a go despite COVID-19, says Alberta's chief medical officer

EDMONTON — Alberta's chief medical officer of health says the province won't be cancelling Halloween over COVID-19 fears. But Dr. Deena Hinshaw says that means parents and kids have to make sure the fright-fest is scary for the right reasons.
SPCA investigates ‘starving horses’  sold at auction

SPCA investigates ‘starving horses’ sold at auction

New owner says one needs to be euthanized
Canadians planning safe alternatives for Thanksgiving gatherings during pandemic

Canadians planning safe alternatives for Thanksgiving gatherings during pandemic

Nadia Lloyd started planning her family's annual Thanksgiving get-together months ago when COVID case numbers were under control across the country.
High demand for flu shots? Experts hope to avoid 'twindemic'

High demand for flu shots? Experts hope to avoid 'twindemic'

October is prime time for flu vaccinations, and the U.S. and Europe are gearing up for what experts hope is high demand as countries seek to avoid a “twindemic” with COVID-19.
Infrastructure bank to invest $10 billion in priority areas for pandemic recovery

Infrastructure bank to invest $10 billion in priority areas for pandemic recovery

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau outlined Thursday how the Canada Infrastructure Bank intends to invest $10 billion in projects meant to create 60,000 jobs and contribute to the fight against climate change.
Google to pay $1 billion over 3 years for news content

Google to pay $1 billion over 3 years for news content

LONDON — Google will pay publishers $1 billion over the next three years for their content, the company's latest effort to defuse tensions over its dominance of the news industry.
TransAlta and Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

TransAlta and Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

CALGARY — TransAlta Corp. and its partner, Tidewater Midstream & Infrastructure Ltd. have signed a new deal to sell the Pioneer Pipeline to Atco Gas and Pipelines Ltd.
The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): --- 2:32 p.m.
Second wave anxiety

Second wave anxiety

Poll finds anxiety growing among Canadians about second wave
Fight breaks out on bus in Surrey after mask disagreement (VIDEO)

Fight breaks out on bus in Surrey after mask disagreement (VIDEO)

A mask-less passenger became belligerent when another rider offered him a mask.