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The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 3:52 p.m. EDT on Oct. 24, 2020: There are 213,958 confirmed cases in Canada.
Federal representative hopes to ease tensions in Nova Scotia lobster dispute

Federal representative hopes to ease tensions in Nova Scotia lobster dispute

HALIFAX — The man appointed by Ottawa to mediate the ongoing lobster fishing dispute in southwestern Nova Scotia says his priority will be de-escalating tension in the area.

Top doctor warns that severe illness likely to rise, trailing spike in COVID-19 cases

Canada's top physician says she fears the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths may increase in the coming weeks as the second wave continues to drive the national death toll toward 10,000. Chief public health officer Dr.
British Columbia votes in snap election called during COVID-19 pandemic

British Columbia votes in snap election called during COVID-19 pandemic

Voters in British Columbia are casting ballots today in an election campaign that was largely defined by the COVID-19 pandemic. NDP Leader John Horgan called the snap election one year before the fixed voting date.

Hurricane Epsilon expected to remain offshore but will push waves at Atlantic Canada

HALIFAX — Hurricane Epsilon is expected to stay far offshore as it moves towards the southern Grand Banks today, but the storm will produce large waves along the southern shores of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland later tonight and into Sunday.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $42 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $42 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Oct. 27 will grow to approximately $50 million.
Ottawa appoints N.S. university president to help resolve Indigenous lobster dispute

Ottawa appoints N.S. university president to help resolve Indigenous lobster dispute

The federal government has named a Nova Scotia university president to help resolve the Indigenous lobster fishery dispute.
Companies warn Tory motion could deter domestic production of PPE

Companies warn Tory motion could deter domestic production of PPE

OTTAWA — Canadian companies that answered the government's call to produce ventilators and other desperately needed equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic say they're worried opposition MPs are now demanding disclosure of the contracts they signed wi

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Friday, Oct. 23, 2020

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 9:04 p.m. EDT on Oct. 23, 2020: There are 211,734 confirmed cases in Canada.

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): 8:15 p.m. Yukon says it has three new cases of COVID-19 with all the infections in Watson Lake. Chief medical health officer Dr.