This board game developed a cult following during the pandemic

CBC News published this video item, entitled “This board game developed a cult following during the pandemic” – below is their description. The Oilman Game is an Alberta-made board game that has surged in popularity in recent months. Fans say its concept is unique with a focus on oil exploration. CBC News YouTube Channel Got … Read more This board game developed a cult following during the pandemic

Ontario, Alberta lower minimum age for AstraZeneca shot to 40

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Ontario, Alberta lower minimum age for AstraZeneca shot to 40” – below is their description. Ontario and Alberta will start offering the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine to people age 40 and over starting Tuesday. CBC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. … Read more Ontario, Alberta lower minimum age for AstraZeneca shot to 40

Cross Canada Spotlight: 94-year-old walks for charity, an amazing rescue of a senior dog and more

Global News published this video item, entitled “Cross Canada Spotlight: 94-year-old walks for charity, an amazing rescue of a senior dog and more” – below is their description. The cross Canada spotlight is a weekly segment that features a handful of the most interesting and entertaining stories produced across the Global News network. This week … Read more Cross Canada Spotlight: 94-year-old walks for charity, an amazing rescue of a senior dog and more

This farmer saw opportunity in fields of weeds and trash

CBC News published this video item, entitled “This farmer saw opportunity in fields of weeds and trash” – below is their description. Alberta farmer Ken Wegner grows and harvests hay along some of Edmonton’s busiest roads, tracts of land that may otherwise be left for weeds. Read more: https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/longform/farming-the-freeway CBC News YouTube Channel Got a … Read more This farmer saw opportunity in fields of weeds and trash

Vaccine hesitancy expert answers your COVID-19 questions

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Vaccine hesitancy expert answers your COVID-19 questions” – below is their description. Dr. Cora Constantinescu from the Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary answers viewer questions about COVID-19, vaccines and blood clots.  CBC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note … Read more Vaccine hesitancy expert answers your COVID-19 questions

Global National: April 15, 2021 | Records shattered in Canada’s COVID-19 hotspots

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: April 15, 2021 | Records shattered in Canada’s COVID-19 hotspots” – below is their description. The third COVID-19 wave is driving case counts higher than they’ve ever been in Canada, and there is talk of tighter restrictions in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta. Kamil Karamali reports … Read more Global National: April 15, 2021 | Records shattered in Canada’s COVID-19 hotspots

Alberta’s top doctor offers COVID-19 update for the province | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “Alberta’s top doctor offers COVID-19 update for the province | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to update the COVID-19 situation in the province on Thursday afternoon. Alberta has reached a milestone in its COVID-19 vaccination program, … Read more Alberta’s top doctor offers COVID-19 update for the province | FULL

COVID-19 hospitalizations hit record high in B.C.

CBC News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 hospitalizations hit record high in B.C.” – below is their description. There are now 397 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in B.C., which is more than at any other point in the pandemic, health officials said. Cases are also rising in neighbouring Alberta, and both provinces could see new … Read more COVID-19 hospitalizations hit record high in B.C.

No rise in suicide rates during first months of pandemic in many parts of world, study shows

Global News published this video item, entitled “No rise in suicide rates during first months of pandemic in many parts of world, study shows” – below is their description. A new international study found that in the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic, suicide rates didn’t rise in many parts of the world. The study … Read more No rise in suicide rates during first months of pandemic in many parts of world, study shows

Global National: April 13, 2021 | First vaccine-related blood clot case in Canada raises hesitancy

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: April 13, 2021 | First vaccine-related blood clot case in Canada raises hesitancy” – below is their description. On tonight’s top story: The United States is recommending states to suspend the Johnson & Johnson vaccine after six women developed blood clots from getting the vaccine, and … Read more Global National: April 13, 2021 | First vaccine-related blood clot case in Canada raises hesitancy

Alberta’s top doctor provides update on COVID-19 in the province | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “Alberta’s top doctor provides update on COVID-19 in the province | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw will provide an update on COVID-19 in the province on Tuesday. The province identified 1,136 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. Of … Read more Alberta’s top doctor provides update on COVID-19 in the province | FULL

Global National: April 12, 2021 | Ontario hospitals in dire situation from third COVID-19 wave

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: April 12, 2021 | Ontario hospitals in dire situation from third COVID-19 wave” – below is their description. In tonight’s top story: Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced the indefinite closure of schools after the April break, as hospitals struggle with bed capacity from COVID-19 patients. The … Read more Global National: April 12, 2021 | Ontario hospitals in dire situation from third COVID-19 wave

Alberta on track to administer 300,000 COVID-19 vaccines per week, premier says | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “Alberta on track to administer 300,000 COVID-19 vaccines per week, premier says | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said the province is now in a place where it can administer upwards of 300,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine per week, if supply keeps up. … Read more Alberta on track to administer 300,000 COVID-19 vaccines per week, premier says | FULL

Protests over new pandemic restrictions heat up

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Protests over new pandemic restrictions heat up” – below is their description. Hundreds of people in Montreal gathered to protest the Quebec government’s decision to roll the curfew back from 9:30 to 8:00 p.m. Meanwhile in Alberta, people demonstrated outside the shuttered GraceLife Church west of Edmonton, demanding … Read more Protests over new pandemic restrictions heat up

Global National: April 11, 2021 | Ontario reports highest number of daily COVID-19 cases ever

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: April 11, 2021 | Ontario reports highest number of daily COVID-19 cases ever” – below is their description. In tonight’s top story: Ontario reported its highest number of daily new COVID-19 cases ever, and with the B.1.1.7 variant became the dominant strain in most regions across … Read more Global National: April 11, 2021 | Ontario reports highest number of daily COVID-19 cases ever