Canada

ON THE ROCKS: Canada wins third straight, claws back into world women’s curling championship playoff race

Author of the article: Ted Wyman Team Canada skip Kerri Einarson (back) celebrates with teammates (L-R) Val Sweeting, Briane Meilleur, and Shannon Birchard after Canada defeated Italy 10-4 at the world women’s championship in Calgary. Photo by Michael Burns Photo /Curling Canada The margin for error remains thin but at least Team Canada has its…

Canada watching COVID-19 surge in India closely, but country-specific travel restrictions ‘only go so far’: Tam

OTTAWA — The country’s chief public health officer says given COVID-19 variants are no longer unique to specific countries and are spreading quickly across the globe, Canada is sticking by its universal approach to travel restrictions. Dr. Theresa Tam told reporters on Wednesday that imposing targeted restrictions on travellers coming from countries including India and…

ON THE ROCKS: Canada suffers first loss at world men’s curling championship but bounces back

Author of the article: Ted Wyman Team Canada skip Brendan Bottcher of Edmonton (right) and third Darren Moulding go over their options during Draw 7 against Team Switzerland. Photo by MICHAEL BURNS /PHOTO After his team suffered it’s first loss at the world men’s curling championship Sunday, Canada’s Darren Moulding was taking a philosophical approach.…