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Ontario hospital association recommends mandatory staff COVID shots in letter to Ford

Holly McKenzie-Sutter, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, October 21, 2021 2:42PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, October 21, 2021 5:15PM EDT TORONTO – An organization representing Ontario hospitals wants the provincial government to mandate COVID-19 vaccination for health-care workers, saying current policies don’t go far enough. The Ontario Hospital Association, along

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Canadians in Wuhan to be evacuated Thursday, government letter says

The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:43AM EST Last Updated Tuesday, February 4, 2020 10:38AM EST Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne says a plane meant to pick up Canadians from Wuhan, China is on its way to Vietnam. In a tweet Tuesday morning, Champagne says the charter flight

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In pre-budget letter, Hajdu asks Ontario to reverse student-loan changes

OTTAWA – The feud between the federal Liberals and the Ontario Tories is taking another turn in the run-up to the Doug Ford government’s first provincial budget. Labour Minister Patty Hajdu, who oversees federal student-support programs, is asking her provincial counterpart to roll back changes the Progressive Conservatives made

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