N.W.T. lays 1st charge for violating public health order amid confusion over border rules

Just days after the territory’s premier surprised residents by suggesting travellers from southern Canada would be welcomed to the N.W.T., health authorities have levied the first ever fine for breaching... Read more »

1st case of COVID-19 confirmed in northern Quebec

The first case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in northern Quebec. A Chibougamau resident in their 50s recently returned from travelling, according to regional health authorities, and has been... Read more »

Man forgoing life-saving treatment to send message to Yukon health officials

A 74-year-old man from Whitehorse says he’s going to stay in the city for his final days alive, forgoing life-saving hemodialysis available to him in Vancouver, to put pressure... Read more »

Yukon doctors see untapped potential in ‘virtual care’

Yukon doctors are learning about ways to incorporate more “virtual care” into their practices this weekend — essentially, working with patients other than face-to-face. It could be a simple... Read more »