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<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province investing $175 million to upgrade and repair Ontario hospitals

ONTARIO: Province investing $175 million to upgrade and repair Ontario hospitals

$50 million will be designated for COVID-19 related and other urgent projects
<b>CANADA:</b> Trudeau, cabinet ministers plot path through and eventually beyond pandemic

CANADA: Trudeau, cabinet ministers plot path through and eventually beyond pandemic

Details on longer-term recovery measures won't be revealed until an economic statement later in the fall
<b>LIVE:</b> Ford to make announcement as legislature returns for fall season

LIVE: Ford to make announcement as legislature returns for fall season

Today's announcement comes as the province sees a steady increase in new COVID-19 cases
<b>CANADA:</b> Ottawa, airlines agree on passenger info rules to aid contact-tracing efforts

CANADA: Ottawa, airlines agree on passenger info rules to aid contact-tracing efforts

Passengers will be asked to provide their contact information, such as an email or phone number, at check-in so local public health officials can get in touch if needed
<b>ONTARIO:</b> 515 victims suffered losses in $24M landmark fraud investigation, OPP say

ONTARIO: 515 victims suffered losses in $24M landmark fraud investigation, OPP say

A Barrie man, Charles Debono, 62, faces fraud, bribery, money-laundering and forgery charges
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Provincial legislature resumes today as pandemic dominates the agenda

ONTARIO: Provincial legislature resumes today as pandemic dominates the agenda

Paul Calandra says the legislature will continue to respect public health rules while returning to its regular four-day-a-week schedule for proceedings
<b>CANADA:</b> Trudeau, Tam defend Canadian response times to COVID-19 pandemic

CANADA: Trudeau, Tam defend Canadian response times to COVID-19 pandemic

Trudeau is defending his government against accusations it didn't act fast enough to warn Canadians about the danger COVID-19 posed to their health and the economy
<b>CANADA:</b> Trudeau cabinet meets to discuss rebuilding amid rising number of COVID-19 cases

CANADA: Trudeau cabinet meets to discuss rebuilding amid rising number of COVID-19 cases

Trudeau warned Canadians are "going to have to learn how to continue to live with COVID-19 for many, many more months"
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ford urges Ontarians to avoid large gatherings amid 'uptick' in COVID-19 cases

ONTARIO: Ford urges Ontarians to avoid large gatherings amid 'uptick' in COVID-19 cases

The total number of cases in Ontario now stands at 44,068, which includes 2,813 deaths and 39,598 cases classified as resolved
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ford prepared to ask surgeons to start working weekends to clear backlog

ONTARIO: Ford prepared to ask surgeons to start working weekends to clear backlog

Ford's comments came 10 days after modelling research painted a stark picture of surgery wait times across the province