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Gun ownership still a double-barrelled debate

This article first appeared in the June 2017 issue of Life in Québec Magazine. Life in Quebec Magazine is a lifestyle publication covering Quebec and is published 4 times per


TC Media sells its Saint-Jerome weekly: Journal Le Nord

MONTREAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – Sept. 21, 2017) – Transcontinental Inc.’s (TSX:TCL.A)(TSX:TCL.B) Media Sector, TC Media, announced today the sale of its Saint-Jérôme-based weekly Journal Le Nord, as well as its related


Extend Medical Assistance in Dying to Incapacitated Persons? 91% of Caregivers Asked Say Yes

MONTREAL, Sept. 21, 2017 /CNW/ – At a press briefing on this World Alzheimer’s Day, the Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies (FQAS) invited Professor Gina Bravo, of the Faculty of


Regional Air Transport Summit in Québec – Regional tour stops in Gros-Mécatina

QUÉBEC CITY, Sept. 22, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The last regional preparatory meeting for the Regional Air Transport Summit took place today in Gros-Mécatina, bringing together representatives from municipalities and

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WADA to renegotiate deal to keep headquarters in Montreal: ministers

Minister of Transport Marc Garneau stands during question period in the house of commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Officials say the World Anti-Doping Agency


Almost 900 people receive medical attention during Montreal race events

MONTREAL — Almost 900 people received medical attention as 10-kilometre and half-marathon events took place in Montreal under blazing heat, the event’s medical co-ordinator said Sunday. The shorter events were


U Sports Roundup: No. 1 Carabins down McGill to remain undefeated

MONTREAL — Marc-Antoine Dequoy returned an interception back 66 yards for a touchdown just before halftime as the No. 1 Montreal Carabins beat the McGill Redmen 16-3 on Sunday in


Rocket Richard’s points total rises to 966 after having assist restored

A digitized version of a NHL score sheet from the November 4, 1945 hockey game between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens is shown in this handout photo. A new,


QMJHL Roundup: Nicolas Guay scores SO winner as Voltigeurs top Foreurs

VAL-D’OR, Que. — Nicolas Guay scored the winning goal in the shootout as the Drummondville Voltigeurs topped the Val-d’Or Foreurs 6-5 on Saturday night in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League


Montrealers rally in solidarity with Catalan independence movement

MONTREAL — More than 150 people gathered in front of Montreal’s Spanish consulate Saturday to express their solidarity with the Catalan independence movement. Organizers also denounced what they describe as


Runners flock to Rimouski after Montreal marathon cancelled over heat concerns

MONTREAL — It was inconceivable for Marie-Josee Poulin not to run her first full marathon this year. So when Montreal’s event was cancelled amid concerns about hot and humid weather,


QMJHL Roundup: David Noel scores OT winner as Foreurs edge Phoenix

VAL-D’OR, Que. — David Noel scored the overtime winner on the power play as the Val-d’Or Foreurs edged the Sherbrooke Phoenix 5-4 on Friday night in Quebec Major Junior Hockey


U Sports Roundup: Dequoy interception leads No. 1 Carabins past Redmen

MONTREAL — Marc-Antoine Dequoy intercepted a pass late in the second quarter and returned it 66 yards for a touchdown as the No. 1 Montreal Carabins downed the McGill Redmen


Quebec renews Uber’s operating permit for another year; tightens rules

MONTREAL — Ride-hailing company Uber will be allowed to operate legally for another year in Quebec under more strict rules, Transport Minister Laurent Lessard said. Lessard said Friday he’ll extend