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BEYOND LOCAL: 5 ways to support children’s literacy skills this summer

BEYOND LOCAL: 5 ways to support children’s literacy skills this summer

Cognitive skills related to overall reading success can be nurtured by engaging in activities that develop social skills and positive self-regulation.
<b>CANADA:</b> After 'Freedom Convoy,' the flag took on new meaning for some

CANADA: After 'Freedom Convoy,' the flag took on new meaning for some

The country is typically awash in red and white on the national holiday, but this year people across Canada are reflecting on their relationship with the Maple Leaf.
<b>CANADA:</b> Governments OK settlement with Purdue Pharma over opioid addictions

CANADA: Governments OK settlement with Purdue Pharma over opioid addictions

It’s the largest settlement of a governmental health-care cost claim in Canadian history, according to BC's attorney general
BEYOND LOCAL: Toddler dies after being left in hot car outside Bancroft school

BEYOND LOCAL: Toddler dies after being left in hot car outside Bancroft school

A small central Ontario town is rallying around the family of a young child who died after he was mistakenly left in a hot car, the mayor said today
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The story of Canada’s journalism startups

BEYOND LOCAL: The story of Canada’s journalism startups

As legacy newsrooms in Canada have struggled and downsized, a new crop of digital-born organizations have launched across the country.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Combatting the unethical use of deepfakes

BEYOND LOCAL: Combatting the unethical use of deepfakes

The use of deepfakes by criminals is on the rise, costing individuals and organizations billions of dollars in losses annually.
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Survey shows newcomers to Canada support Indigenous people

BEYOND LOCAL: Survey shows newcomers to Canada support Indigenous people

Immigrants may not be as familiar with the specific issues, but they're more likely to believe the government has not done enough for Canada's indigenous population
Learn from reconciliation efforts in Canada, Prince Charles urges Commonwealth

Learn from reconciliation efforts in Canada, Prince Charles urges Commonwealth

Though the heads of the 54 Commonwealth governments haven't met in four years because of the COVID-19 pandemic
BEYOND LOCAL: Experts explain why decriminalizing small amounts of drugs could help

BEYOND LOCAL: Experts explain why decriminalizing small amounts of drugs could help

Solving the opioid crisis by decriminalizing access to opioids might seem counterintuitive
<b>CANADA:</b> Employers willing to hire workers without direct experience, survey says

CANADA: Employers willing to hire workers without direct experience, survey says

Amid tight labour market, new study shows Canadian employers are willing to hire workers without experience related to the job