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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Have you ever been 'ghosted'?

BEYOND LOCAL: Have you ever been 'ghosted'?

We know ghosting is hurtful — and yet, many people avoid having difficult conversations so they simply don't engage when they are no longer interested
<b>CANADA:</b> How Canadian researchers are using data to track the spread of the coronavirus

CANADA: How Canadian researchers are using data to track the spread of the coronavirus

The virus has killed at least 17 people in China, and has spread to other countries, including one case in the U.S
<b>CANADA:</b> Survey finds support among Canadians for broader assisted-dying law

CANADA: Survey finds support among Canadians for broader assisted-dying law

Poll results come as the federal government moves to revise current laws on assisted dying
<b>ONTARIO:</b> OPP hoping new video can spark tips to solve Melanie Ethier cold case

ONTARIO: OPP hoping new video can spark tips to solve Melanie Ethier cold case

 It's been 23 years since the 15-year-old girl disappeared without a trace while walking home from a friend's house in New Liskeard
<b>CANADA:</b> Dishcloths, plastic wrap and other items producing waste in your home

CANADA: Dishcloths, plastic wrap and other items producing waste in your home

There are ways to switch-out everyday items to lessen your impact on the environment, environmentalist says
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Is it time to change how we view and measure unpaid work?

BEYOND LOCAL: Is it time to change how we view and measure unpaid work?

It’s time to start measuring our economy differently, economics prof says
<b>CANADA:</b> The best time to buy things in 2020

CANADA: The best time to buy things in 2020

You love to shop, so why not get the best deal?
<b>CANADA:</b> Military must nearly double annual female recruitment to reach its own target

CANADA: Military must nearly double annual female recruitment to reach its own target

Study says the military must recruit around 3,500 women each year to meet its own internal deadline
<b>WORLD:</b> Canadian public health agencies ramping up preparations in response to new virus

WORLD: Canadian public health agencies ramping up preparations in response to new virus

Canada's chief public health officer says the risk for Canadians contracting the virus remains low
<b>CANADA:</b> National public health data finds vaccine rates for kids fall short

CANADA: National public health data finds vaccine rates for kids fall short

Experts set vaccination goals in 2017, with the aim of reaching them by 2025