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How may I help you — from 6 feet away? What it’s like working at a grocery store during a pandemic

By | April 7, 2020

Working in a grocery store during good times is simple. You have your daily tasks, like filling shelves, cleaning, keeping your eye on expiry dates and so on. Working in a grocery store during a pandemic, believe it or not, is largely the same, but without the air of safety. We are still doing largely the same tasks,… Read More »

13 cases of COVID-19 linked to curling bonspiel attended by doctors from across western Canada

By | March 21, 2020

Thirteen confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been linked to a curling bonspiel attended by 50 to 60 doctors from across western Canada. The bonspiel took place in Edmonton March 11-14, starting the same day COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic. Saskatchewan’s chief medical health officer Dr. Shaqib Shahab said 11 of those cases are “front-line health care staff and… Read More »