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School closures to mark Queen Elizabeth’s death creates problems for parents – National
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School closures to mark Queen Elizabeth’s death creates problems for parents – National

Workers are scrambling to find last-minute child care in several provinces after governments announced the sudden closure of schools to mourn Queen Elizabeth. The four Atlantic provinces, British Columbia and Yukon all declared Monday a holiday for provincial and territorial public-sector employees, including teachers and school staff. Read more: Canada announces a holiday to mark Queen Elizabeth’s death. Here’s who gets it Read More Canada announces a holiday to mark Queen Elizabeth’s death. Here’s who gets it Yet most private-sector businesses will remain open, leaving many workers struggling to find child care or in some cases taking the day off unpaid.Krist...