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<b>CANADA:</b> What Gen-Z voters are worried about

CANADA: What Gen-Z voters are worried about

There are often links between young people, general apathy and low voter turn out, but some Gen Z-ers think it’s changing
<b>CANADA:</b> Border agency ‘cancels’ arrest warrants for people it wants to deport but cannot find

CANADA: Border agency ‘cancels’ arrest warrants for people it wants to deport but cannot find

There is no way for the government to know or even suspect that someone visiting Canada may have overstayed their welcome
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Source remains elusive in Orillia's legionnaires' disease outbreak

ONTARIO: Source remains elusive in Orillia's legionnaires' disease outbreak

Samples have been sent for testing but 'completely definitive' ruling on source has not yet happened; 'It's a very big team effort' official says of investigation
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Scholars say religious vaccine objections can't be traced to Biblical sources

ONTARIO: Scholars say religious vaccine objections can't be traced to Biblical sources

In Ontario, provincial data does not specify which exemptions are based on religion versus personal beliefs, but together they vastly outnumber exemptions based on medical reasons
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Rights commission pans government's proposed changes to inmate segregation

ONTARIO: Rights commission pans government's proposed changes to inmate segregation

The proposed changes to a now 30-year-old regulation would apply to all inmates
<b>CANADA:</b> After a year of legal weed, some questions we’ve answered and some we haven’t

CANADA: After a year of legal weed, some questions we’ve answered and some we haven’t

Edibles and drinkable products may start to be available as early as Dec. 17
<b>CANADA:</b> Fewer people prescribed opioids, but data for all provinces needed, doctor says

CANADA: Fewer people prescribed opioids, but data for all provinces needed, doctor says

Some chronic-pain patients have been concerned about being cut off from opioids they need, and pharmaceutical director Michael Gauthier says it is a valid issue to consider
<b>CANADA:</b> Winnipeg man fends off bear in northwestern Ontario woods by kicking it in the stomach

CANADA: Winnipeg man fends off bear in northwestern Ontario woods by kicking it in the stomach

He also suffered severe bites that required stitches
<b>CANADA:</b> 'The sky didn't fall.' Police, lawyers still adjusting after pot legalization

CANADA: 'The sky didn't fall.' Police, lawyers still adjusting after pot legalization

Lawyers say we still have a long way to go
<b>CANADA:</b> Are we choosing 'play-to-win attitudes' for victory in youth hockey over personal development?

CANADA: Are we choosing 'play-to-win attitudes' for victory in youth hockey over personal development?

Youth hockey’s play-to-win culture means that children’s personal development is pushed to the side in pursuit of victory, expert says