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Coronavirus (COVID-19) National News

Our window to flatten the COVID-19 curve is narrow, says Dr. Theresa Tam

Our window to flatten the COVID-19 curve is narrow, says Dr. Theresa Tam

"We all need to act now. COVID-19 is a serious public health threat," said Canada's top doc
Aritzia is shutting down all of its stores due to Coronavirus

Aritzia is shutting down all of its stores due to Coronavirus

Aritizia has announced that effective tomorrow, it will be shutting down all of its retail locations "until further notice.
Coronavirus: Washington State is shutting down restaurants, bars and entertainment facilities

Coronavirus: Washington State is shutting down restaurants, bars and entertainment facilities

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee announced this evening that the state just south of us is shutting down all restaurants, bars, and entertainment/recreational facilities, starting tomorrow.
Transport Canada suspends cruise ship season until July 1

Transport Canada suspends cruise ship season until July 1

The cruise ship season has been officially postponed
Drive-thru COVID-19 testing could also reduce spread in Canada: epidemiologist

Drive-thru COVID-19 testing could also reduce spread in Canada: epidemiologist

This low-threshold testing is fast and involves minimum human contact - and it could save lives
The NHL is suspending the season due to the coronavirus pandemic

The NHL is suspending the season due to the coronavirus pandemic

According to reports, the NHL has followed the lead of other sports leagues around the world and suspended its season.
Federal government mulls cruise-ship industry shutdown because of coronavirus

Federal government mulls cruise-ship industry shutdown because of coronavirus

“I have grave concerns about cruises right now," says B.C.'s top doc
Coronavirus 101: Infogram highlights what you need to know

Coronavirus 101: Infogram highlights what you need to know

Here's what we know about Coronavirus up until now.