TORONTO – Canada has now fully vaccinated 80.09 percent of the country’s eligible population. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day.
1. Stranded Underground: Rescue operations are underway for 39 people trapped underground at the Vale Totten Mine in Sudbury, Ont. Four miners were successfully evicted overnight, Granthshala News has confirmed.
2. Paul Resigns: Annie Paul of the Green Party announced on Monday that she had begun the process of stepping down from her role as leader, calling it the “worst period” in her life.
3. Conciliation Projects: Canadian bishops on Monday pledged $30 million to support Indigenous reconciliation projects for residential school survivors, their families and their communities across the country.
4. MP3 Orientation: Newly-elected lawmakers on Monday got their first glimpse of their new roles in Ottawa as they participated in the preliminary phase of the House of Commons orientation program.
5. Climate Change: In addition to changing where many of us live, new research suggests that climate change will change where we travel.
One more thing…
Hurricane Report: Jupiter’s infamous red spot, a storm bigger than Earth, is intensifying its churning, according to new analysis.