Finally, some good news! Congratulations to Mike Weir for becoming the first Canadian to win the Masters golf tournament and for elevating Canadian spirits (“So what next, Mike Weir?” Cover, April 28). Debates over whether Canada’s stance on the war in Iraq will affect Canada-U.S. relations will go on, and terrorism and SARS will still be determining factors in our travel plans.
SARS The World Health Organization lifted its travel ban on Toronto following a round of furious lobbying by Canadian politicians and health officials. The mystery respiratory ailment has also been contained in Vietnam, the WHO said, but there were new cases in China and the disease spread to three new countries: New Zealand, South Korea and Poland.
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