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55 flights arrive in Canada with passengers infected with coronavirus

More than 20 new flights have recently landed at Canada’s international airports with at least one infected passenger on them, bringing the grand total to 55 flights in less than three weeks.

James Anthony

US erects cable barrier at Canadian border crossings

A cable barrier is being assembled along the border of BC and Washington State by the U.S. Border Patrol in order to limit "dangerous criminal enterprises."

Sam Edwards

Four Ontario men charged for smuggling guns across Canada-US border

Four men are facing charges after guns that were allegedly smuggled into Canada were seized close to Cornwall.

Sam Edwards

Canada-US border closure extended once again

Blair tweeted the announcement of Friday morning, saying that Canada "will continue to do what's necessary to keep our communities safe."

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Cars with US plates being vandalized in Canada

There have been reports in Canada of cars with out-of-country plates being scratched with keys, and drivers being tailgated and harassed due to their licence plates.

James Anthony

CBC runs article suggesting border closure should continue to middle or late 2021

Moshe Lander, an economist told the CBC "As long as Canadians don't feel safe, then why force open that border when there's no strong political logic to doing it?"

Joe Vaughan

Trudeau government cracks down on Americans using 'Alaska loophole' to visit Canada

Canada is working to crack down on what is being referred to as the “Alaska loophole” by implementing new restrictions against Americans.

Sam Edwards

Naked border jumper evades RCMP for hours during 'float chase' down BC river

A border jumper was arrested by Grand Forks RCMP after a float chase on Kettle River that lasted for hours.

Sam Edwards

Asylum claims rise in Canada despite travel restrictions

As travel restrictions remain in place, Canada is seeing an increase in the amount of asylum claims in the country.

Sam Edwards

Americans looking to move to Canada as US coronavirus cases surge

US and Canadian immigration lawyers say there has recently been an increase in Americans looking to move north of the border.

Sam Edwards

The US-Canada border will remain closed until August 21: sources

The US-Canada border is set to stay closed until August 21st according to sources familiar with the situation.

Barrett Wilson

Trudeau government places health officials at US border crossings to screen for coronavirus

Public Health officials are to be placed at the Canada-US border to improve screening for coronavirus as more travellers have started entering the country.

Sam Edwards

Ford says Canada-US border should stay closed

Premier Doug Ford says he does not want to reopen the Canada-US border any time soon, citing a rise in coronavirus cases in the southern states.

Sam Edwards

Canada Border Services lost track of 2,800 criminals that should have been deported

A report by the auditor general states that there are 4,450 criminals that the CBSA has failed deport and it has lost track of 2,800 of them.

Sam Edwards

Trudeau health minister was hesitant to close borders to China out of fear of discrimination to Chinese-Canadians

Health minister Patty Hajdu said that the risk to Canadians remained low as late as March 9, only two days before the WHO declared a global pandemic.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz