Premiers can ‘ramp up’ vaccination plans in coming months, says official
By the end of next week, Moderna is expected to have shipped 171,600 doses of its vaccines to Canada, a figure that will then jump to 250,000 in mid-February and 1.24 million by mid-March, says a federal official.
Three inmates have died from COVID-19 and of the 1,149 positive cases recorded in Canada’s prisons, 167 remain active in the midst of outbreaks in three federal institutions.
‘Some of these MPs said that they were going to visit an elderly and infirm relative. That’s wrong,’ says NDP commentator Tom Parkin, likening it to ‘going 110 in the 100 km/hour zone, but not 180 like some others.’