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It’s going to feel like 31 C or hotter in Toronto for the next 2 weeks straight

Scorching hot temperatures are making their way to Toronto and just like the weather in July it’s best to prepare yourselves to be sweatier than normal as this heat wave won’t be letting up anytime soon. Toronto set an all-time weather record last month https://t.co/EI1a3Q30AH #Toronto #TorontoWeather #July pic.twitter.com/eYpFTtv6Ek— blogTO (@blogTO) August …

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Canada’s Last Fully Intact Ice Shelf In The Arctic Just Collapsed Into The Ocean

Ice, ice, bye-bye. Into the Arctic Ocean it goes. The Milne Ice Shelf collapse means that there are no longer any fully intact formations like this in all of Canada. Even though it’s broken up now, it’s still one of the only few remaining shelves on Ellesmere Island. The Milne Ice Shelf …

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People in Canada keep pretending like we’re not living in a pandemic

Although the battle against COVID-19 has been a part of our daily lives now for months, it still seems like some Canadians still don’t fully get that we’re in the midst of a life-threatening pandemic. While most of us have been working hard to stop the virus from spreading, other people simply refuse to abide …

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Walmart Is Making Masks Mandatory In Canadian Stores Even If It’s Not A Law Where You Live

Make sure you bring one! Wearing a mask has become almost second nature in a pretty short amount of time. Walmart Canada’s masks rule shouldn’t come as a surprise then. The company will now require them in all of their stores, regardless of local laws. In an email to Narcity, a Walmart …

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Canadians should expect to be wearing face masks for at least 2-3 more years

Dr. Theresa Tam has warned that a vaccine for COVID-19 will not be an instant “silver bullet” against the virus.  The country’s chief public health officer has said that safety measures such as physical distancing, mask-wearing and limiting crowd sizes could remain in place for the next several years.  Tam used her briefing on Tuesday …

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Tornado watch in effect for Toronto as severe thunderstorm approaches

A large swath of the Greater Toronto Area has been put under a tornado watch as atmospheric conditions prove favourable for “the development of thunderstorms that could produce tornadoes.” Environment Canada issued the severe weather alert shortly before 5 p.m. for Caledon, Halton Hills, Milton, Mississauga, Brampton and a number of cities …

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The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed until next summer

The border between Canada and the U.S. will remain closed until summer 2021, according to predictions from some experts.  Border restrictions were first introduced on March 21, as the number of COVID-19 cases in both countries began rapidly increasing. While closures are currently in place until Aug. 21, some have suggested that reopening might be pushed back a lot further …

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Canada Will Hit With Life-Threatening -65°C Wind Chills This Winter

By now, Canadians should be used to cold winter weather. However, the season always seems to have more it can throw at you. In particular, Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, and New Brunswick are going to get a major blast of extra cold, with the wind chill dropping …

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It Will Officially Be Mandatory For Alberta Students To Wear Masks In School This Fall

The government will be providing two masks for every student. Back-to-school will look a whole lot different for returning students in Alberta. On Tuesday, August 4, Alberta’s Education Minister Adriana LaGrange outlined the Alberta school re-entry plan. She announced that wearing masks in Alberta schools will be mandatory for students between …

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Toronto was hit with a monster rain shaft yesterday and the photos are wild

The August long weekend was wet and wild in Toronto this year, to be certain, but not in the fun, beachy way many people envision the holiday. From overcast drizzles and torrential downpours to full-on tornado sightings, Southern Ontario has seen its fair share of active weather over the past three days. For …

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