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<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario's borders with Quebec, Manitoba will reopen Wednesday

COVID-19: Ontario's borders with Quebec, Manitoba will reopen Wednesday

Travellers were banned from driving into Ontario for non-essential purposes
<b>BREAKING:</b> Ontario passes election spending bill with notwithstanding clause

BREAKING: Ontario passes election spending bill with notwithstanding clause

The bill passed this afternoon after a marathon weekend debate in which opposition politicians argued the government was trying to silence criticism ahead of next June's provincial election
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Terror charges laid against man accused in London attack against Muslim family

BEYOND LOCAL: Terror charges laid against man accused in London attack against Muslim family

Four family members died in the June 6 attack
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How wildfires affect climate change — and vice versa

BEYOND LOCAL: How wildfires affect climate change — and vice versa

When it comes to climate, wildfires occupy an unusual space: they are driven by climate change and they help drive it
<b>COVID-19:</b> Lessons the pandemic can teach us about preventing chronic diseases

COVID-19: Lessons the pandemic can teach us about preventing chronic diseases

Unequal access to preventive resources such as healthy foods, a family doctor, health screening and health promotion programs put some groups at increased risk for chronic illness, researchers say
<b>CANADA:</b> Country donating 13M surplus COVID-19 vaccine doses to poor countries

CANADA: Country donating 13M surplus COVID-19 vaccine doses to poor countries

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the government will pay for 87 million shots to be distributed to poor countries; donation of surplus jabs will not affect the domestic vaccination campaign
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ontario ticket holder wins Saturday's $9.4 million Lotto 649 jackpot

ONTARIO: Ontario ticket holder wins Saturday's $9.4 million Lotto 649 jackpot

$250,000 runner up prize winner also in the province
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Five factors that contribute to students finishing high school

BEYOND LOCAL: Five factors that contribute to students finishing high school

Having flexibility matters in terms of whether students complete their studies, researchers say
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> From making wine to managing mine waste, clay is important for many industries

BEYOND LOCAL: From making wine to managing mine waste, clay is important for many industries

The unique properties of clays make them suitable for a wide variety of applications
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How scientists make plant-based foods taste and look more like meat

BEYOND LOCAL: How scientists make plant-based foods taste and look more like meat

The science behind trying to build the perfect plant-based meat is full of trial and error and a multidisciplinary team