Coronavirus news and updates for Wednesday, May 18, 2022

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Wednesday. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available. Wednesday 5:52 am: North Korea added hundreds of thousands of infections to its growing pandemic caseload on Wednesday, but also said a million people have already recovered from suspected COVID-19 … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario reports seven more deaths from COVID-19

Sunday the latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available. 13:45 o’clock Ontario reports seven more deaths related to COVID-19. In data posted Sunday morning, the county says 1,024 people have been hospitalized with the virus, a decrease of 429 … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: Quebec becomes last province to lift mask health order

Saturday the latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† 8:05 am Quebec was the first province in Canada to impose a mask mandate after the COVID-19 pandemic hit, and on Saturday it became the last province to allow residents … Read more

Coronavirus news for May 12, 2022

The last corona news from Canada and the rest of the world Thursday† This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† 8:15 am Toronto Public Health will offer a mobile clinic at Michael Power St. Joseph on Saturday. The clinic will include several vaccination options, including COVID-19 vaccines and … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: Beijing closes 10% of subway stations; severe COVID can cause long-term cognitive impairment: study

The last corona news from Canada and the rest of the world Wednesday. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† 7:23 a.m. Halton Region reports a new COVID-19 outbreak in Burlington. The outbreak in a communal living space in the city was declared May 2, but was revealed … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Sunday, May 1, 2022

Sunday the latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† 7:45 am: Percylla Battista said she last spoke to her sister Maggie Quart Robitaille a week before Quart Robitaille tested positive for COVID-19. “She felt pretty good,” Battista said in … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Saturday April 30, 2022

Friday the latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† Saturday 8 am: The “Rolling Thunder” protest in Ottawa clashed with police, leading to several arrests Friday after a small convoy of vehicles tried to make their way to Parliament … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: US expands availability of COVID antiviral pill

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Wednesday. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† 05:30 am The administration of President Joe Biden is taking steps to expand the availability of the life-saving COVID-19 antiviral treatment Paxlovid, to reassure doctors that there is an adequate … Read more

Today’s coronavirus news: Beijing forces massive COVID testing, shuts neighborhoods

Tuesday the latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available. 7:05 am Chicago Teachers Union officials argued Monday that the cessation of the universal masking requirement at Chicago Public Schools last month violated their COVID-19 security deal by withdrawing a … Read more

Coronavirus news and updates for Sunday 24 April 2022

Sunday the latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world. This file is updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories when available† 9:53 AM: The Ontario government’s decision to extend its remaining mask mandate in high-risk environments such as hospitals, care homes, shelters and public transportation until at least June 11 has … Read more