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Woman makes rare bird sighting in Nova Scotia parking lot

A Nova Scotian bird watcher recently made an exciting find in a New Glasgow parking lot. On Monday, Angela MacDonald was going about her business like any other day. Driving through a shopping centre parking lot, she was in search of a Mew Gull (aka a common gull), a species seen in the lot a few days prior. However, one of the birds she spotted was not like the others.

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Canada surpasses 700,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases

Canada's procurement minister urged drugmaker Pfizer-BioNTech to get the country's COVID-19 vaccine delivery schedule back on track as soon as possible as cases of the novel coronavirus surged past the 700,000 mark on Saturday.

Vaccine manufacturers concerned about provinces delaying second doses: Anand

While Canada's top immunization experts have signed off on provinces delaying the administration of the second Pfizer and Moderna doses in an effort to begin vaccinating more people with a small supply, Procurement Minister Anita Anand says she's heard concerns from the manufacturers that may impact future deliveries.