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Keeping seniors safe during Saskatchewan’s election
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Keeping seniors safe during Saskatchewan’s election

The onset of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic has fostered new concerns among residents in assisted living facilities and care homes — how to safely vote. Senior residents who overcame months of isolation and limited outside contact have, as high-risk voters, also had to deal with restrictions on assistance and understanding new voting...

Alberta firefighter speaks on the importance of brotherhood and mental health awareness
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Alberta firefighter speaks on the importance of brotherhood and mental health awareness

Sean Godfrey leaned comfortably against a fire truck and recalled the competitiveness, high stakes of getting the job, and tough emergency calls. The 25-year-old firefighter discussed the importance of relying on the crew and how the stigma of seeking mental help is changing.  Godfrey began his firefighting career eight years ago knowing very well the...