One person dead following collision on Highway 17

Emergency crews on scene of a two-vehicle collision in West Nipissing where a victim has been airlifted to hospital after suffering life-threatening injuries. June 20/21 (Eric Taschner/CTV News Northern Ontario) Emergency crews on scene of a two-vehicle collision in West Nipissing where a victim has been airlifted to hospital after suffering life-threatening injuries. June 20/21 (Eric Taschner/CTV News Northern Ontario)

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Health Canada authorizes new names for COVID-19 vaccines

Health Canada has authorized brand name changes for three COVID-19 vaccines. The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine will now be named Comirnaty, the Moderna vaccine will be named SpikeVax, and the AstraZeneca vaccine will be named Vaxzevria, Health Canada said in a tweet Thursday.

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TRUTH TRACKER | Could a Conservative government close the border at Roxham Road?

In a video posted to his Twitter account Monday, Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole, in French, pledged to close the land border crossing at Roxham Road in Quebec where he says 'thousands of people crossed the border illegally' – a pledge experts say is complicated and misleading.