Ontario reopening must be cautious because of variants, mayor of hard-hit...

TORONTO — The mayor of a community that was hit hard by a COVID-19 variant outbreak is...

In-person classes resume in COVID-19 hotspots of Toronto, Peel Region and...

TORONTO — In-person classes will resume today at schools in three Ontario COVID-19 hotspots.

Ontario reports 1,300 new cases of COVID-19, 19 associated deaths

Ontario is reporting 1,300 new cases of COVID-19 today and 19 more deaths linked to the virus.

Ontario announces framework designations for regions to reopen Tuesday

TORONTO — Pandemic restrictions will loosen in 27 Ontario health units next week as the province moves...

Ontario’s infection prevention team sidelined due to politics, commission hears

Bureaucratic turf concerns prevented a highly trained team of infection prevention and control experts from helping Ontario...

Ontario ramping up rapid testing in schools, LTC and some workplaces...

TORONTO — Ontario says it will expand the use of rapid COVID-19 testing in schools, long-term care...

Threat from variants means provinces must be ready to lock down...

OTTAWA — With new and more contagious variants of COVID-19 escalating in Canada, provincial governments lifting lockdown...

Ontario to begin gradual reopening of economy Wednesday, state of emergency...

TORONTO — Ontario will begin to gradually reopen its economy on Wednesday but the government said it...

Canada’s sluggish COVID-19 vaccination program won’t get better this week

OTTAWA — Canada's languid vaccination efforts have no chance of improvement this week with just 70,200 doses...

Ontario records first case of COVID-19 variant that first emerged in...

TORONTO — Ontario's first case of a highly transmissible COVID-19 variant that originated in Brazil was discovered...

Mandatory hotel quarantines could harm lower-income Canadians: Lawyer

OTTAWA — The Canadian Civil Liberties Association is questioning Ottawa's move to require hotel quarantines for international...

New hospital opens north of Toronto to help health system with...

VAUGHAN, Ont. — A new hospital opening north of Toronto today will spend the first phase of...

Ontario reports 1,489 new cases of COVID-19 hospitalizations dip below 1,000

TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 1,489 cases of COVID-19 and 22 deaths from the virus.

Spring vaccinations could double in Canada but only if three more...

OTTAWA — The number of Canadians vaccinated in the spring could double if Health Canada gives the...

Legendary Canadian actor Christopher Plummer dies at 91

TORONTO — Christopher Plummer, the Oscar-winning acting legend whose storied career encompassed stage, television and film, and...