School-aged children now account for the highest share of COVID-19 cases of any demographic in Toronto but the city’s top doctor says that most infections are still being tied back to household transmission and not classroom outbreaks.
All across Ontario, more parents of elementary school-age children are building their own asymptomatic COVID-19 testing programs for their local schools, but often can’t access supplies due to a government policy that still prioritizes rapid tests for business.
Ten newly elected members of Parliament were shown the ropes of their new jobs on Monday, even as questions swirled around when - and how - they and their more experienced colleagues on both sides of the aisle will head back to the House of Commons.
Billy Bishop Airport is resuming normal operations after a nearly four hour delay and a police evacuation of its terminal prompted by suspicious item found during baggage screening that Toronto's bomb squad found to be a medical device.
NDP Leader Andrea Horwath is accusing the Ford government of “walking away from the business community” and leaving them to deal with the logistical complications around enforcing the new vaccine certificate system “on their own.”
The return of two detained Canadians may have ended the most contentious dispute in Canada's relationship with China, but experts say Ottawa faces a number of other extremely difficult challenges and choices in its dealings with Beijing.
Ontario's daily COVID-19 case counts are lower than what many experts had expected by now, and while they point to a number of factors for the relative relief, they say now is not the time to ease up on those measures.