Fighting human trafficking 'more urgent' amid pandemic: country star Paul Brandt Advocates in the fight against human trafficking say the financial hardship and isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic have helped perpetrators find new targets. Canada Post worker charged for allegedly stealing packages from Winnipeg route Winnipeg police have charged a Canada Post worker who allegedly stole more than a hundred items valued at more than $30,000 along a mail route. Federal government funds new COVID-19 self-isolation sites in Sask. The federal government pledged $11.6 million Friday to help house people in Saskatchewan who are unable to safely self-isolate at home. Vancouver Coastal Health vaccinates school staff and first responders School staff and first responders in the Vancouver Coastal Health Region are now receiving their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.