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Is it time to rethink your family holiday plans?

More cases of the COVID-19 omicron variant are showing up in Canada. Meanwhile, the federal government and the U.S. have implemented certain travel restrictions to reduce the spread.

The omicron variant is here. Is it safe to travel? Call us: 1-888-416-8333

Passengers check in at Toronto's Pearson Airport on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021. The Canadian government has implemented stricter COVID-19 testing requirements for travellers in response to the discovery of the omicron variant. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press)

More cases of the COVID-19 omicron variant are showing up in Canada.

Meanwhile, the federal government and the U.S. have implemented certain travel restrictions to reduce the spread.

Our question this week: Is it time to rethink your family holiday plans? Is it safe to travel?

Tell us what you think: Call us at 1-888-416-8333, email us, or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

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