The Ontario government will be closing additional workplaces over the weekend and will be shutting down all non-critical industrial construction sites as the province works to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The Ontario government says it will allow its 34 local public health units to recruit volunteers to help it conduct an ever-expanding number of contact tracing investigations and patient follow-ups as the COVID-19 outbreak spreads.
The Ontario government is attempting to close an ugly round of bargaining as it restarts talks with the only remaining teachers' union without a contract, and an expert says the COVID-19 pandemic may create a path to labour peace.
Canada's top soldier says the Canadian Armed Forces is taking "extraordinary" measures to ensure its members are healthy and able to deploy quickly should a province or territory request help to fight an invisible enemy: COVID-19.
As the COVID-19 outbreak in Canada has shown to be particularly problematic for long-term care homes, loved ones on the outside have been subjected to a life of fear with little access to the inside.