Hundreds of Ontario patients didn’t receive full doses of cancer drug: agency

TORONTO — Hundreds of patients in Ontario did not receive full doses of cancer drugs because of issues with how the intravenous medications were administered, the...

Gagnon to Leave Sault Area Hospital

Sault Area Hospital’s Board of Directors announced today that Ron Gagnon, President and Chief Executive Officer for Sault Area Hospital will be leaving his...
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Mental Health Talk with Algoma U and the CMHA: Student Living

Are you going away to school this fall? Perhaps for the very first time? Or maybe you are a parent who is sending their...

Toronto police warn of dangerous narcotics after 7 fatal overdoses since Aug. 2

Toronto police are warning about a batch of dangerous narcotics being sold downtown after seven overdose deaths in the city since Aug. 2. Police say...

Police chiefs call for stricter controls on pill presses to fight opioids

OTTAWA — Canada's police chiefs are urging Ottawa to beef up its fight against the scourge of opioids by more closely vetting people who import...
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Fly High and Proud. Captain Steve Mullins receives a very special Medal.

Captain Steven Mullins received recognition Monday night at City Council for his over 30 years of service to the community. Mullins was one of...

Pesticides linked to bee deaths will be phased out in Canada, sources say

OTTAWA — The federal government is taking steps to phase out the use of nicotine-based pesticides, linked to a rising number of honey bee deaths, starting in...
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Beware West Nile Virus

Mosquitos taken from a trap in Sault Ste. Marie have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNv). In 2018 there have been five reported cases...

Ontario pauses opening three overdose-prevention sites as it conducts review

TORONTO — Ontario has paused plans to open three new temporary overdose-prevention sites as it conducts a review to determine if such facilities will continue...

Social Assistance Funding Cuts Disappointing Says CLA

In light of the recent funding cuts to social assistance programs, which includes a 50 per cent cut to the planned increase to the...

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