Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

Contributor/Author in The Post Millennial


a year ago

Ford says Ontario is 'staring down the barrel of another lockdown' as more regions enter 'Red Zone'

There is growing concern across the province about the potential harms that another lockdown would have on people’s mental and physical health, as well as on the economy.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Hydro One working to restore power to more than 200,000 Ontarians following wind storm

Hydro One crews have been working non-stop to restore power to hundreds thousands of households following a strong and damaging wind storm that cut power to people across Ontario.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

CFIB warns more lockdowns could kill 225,000 Canadian small businesses

the Canadian Federation of Independent Business says that cities and provinces that decide to reimpose lockdowns need “to provide immediate and full financial support to affected businesses.”

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Portland’s Mayor Ted Wheeler removes gendered language from city charter in the name of inclusivity

Portland would follow the steps of other cities, like Philadelphia, and Tulsa, in removing gendered references from their charters.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Trudeau says he 'may not' keep generous income support measures after pandemic

Justin Trudeau also pleaded to premiers earlier this week to not hesitate on imposing further restrictions and lockdowns, saying that his government would once again be there to provide aid to those affected by such policies.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Ticketmaster planning on checking COVID-19 vaccine status for concert attendees

The plan would use the Ticketmaster app to make sure that fans have either been vaccinated, or tested negative for the coronavirus in the last 24 to 72 hours.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Manitoba shuts down churches and gyms, keeps weed stores open in new lockdown

The new lockdown was announced on Tuesday by Premier Brian Pallister and Chief Provincial Health Officer Dr. Brent Russein

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Percentage of Canadians who will wear poppy down 13 percent from last year: poll

The poll saw 71 percent of respondents say they will wear a poppy, down 14 percent from last year’s 85 percent.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Trudeau Liberals say health minister is 'extremely busy,' cannot provide two-hour testimony to committee

Hajdu scheduled only 45 minutes of questioning at the coming committee meeting, angering members from both the NDP and the Conservative Party. Her last testimony was March 11.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Ottawa top doctor says people need to 'learn to coexist' with COVID-19

As Ottawa reaches the end of the 29 day lockdown, Dr. Etches said that it is crucial to “balance harms” going forward.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Trudeau Liberals' health agency ordered to reveal amount of PPE thrown out before pandemic

The president and vice-president of the Public Health Agency resigned earlier this year following a memo which acknowledged a shortage of critical supplies

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Federal report says lockdowns are causing opioid deaths to soar and a mental health crisis

Alberta, which was already facing an opioid crisis before the pandemic, saw 302 opioid related deaths between April and June of this year.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

$150 MILLION worth of illegal cannabis, weapons, and 3 kangaroos seized by York Police

The investigation which was part of York Regional Police’s Cannabis Enforcement Strategy took place this summer.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

Study shows gyms are 500 times safer than the average public space

A new study found that gyms and other sporting venues are not major contributors to the spread of COVID-19.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel
a year ago

WATCH: Police looking for suspect who left 'incendiary devices' near doors of Ontario convenience stores

Durham Police are looking for suspect who left incendiary devices at Oshawa convenience stores.

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