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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


Canada and Quebec support the completion of the maritime park at the Rivière-du-Loup wharf

RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP, QC, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ – The governments of Canada and Quebec recognize the key role of tourism infrastructure in developing dynamic, prosperous communities and in protecting Canada’s diverse


Government of Canada details enhanced support for Veterans and their families

Budget 2017 addresses education, family support and employment opportunities. BAGOTVILLE, QC, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ – Whenever a Canadian serves in Canada’s armed forces, their whole family serves with them.


Minister Duclos and Minister Weil announce the Global Talent Stream is now available in Quebec

New Global Talent Stream to help Quebec businesses innovate and grow. QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ – When companies in Canada can thrive and compete globally, they create economic


The Sleeman-Unibroue Strike Is Over

LAVAL, QC, July 25, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The strike at the Sleeman-Unibroue plant in Chambly is over. The agreement in principle reached between the parties last Thursday was ratified


Lotto 6/49 – Both the jackpot and the Guaranteed Prize are won in Québec!

MONTRÉAL, June 29, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – Québec’s record year for lottery wins continues as the Lotto 6/49 jackpot and Guaranteed Prize at last night’s draw were both won in


Quebec’s Cannabis Legislation Must Put Patients First

MONTREAL, June 20, 2017 /CNW/ – Santé Cannabis, Quebec’s centre of excellence in medical cannabis, and Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana (CFAMM) a national non-profit organization, are pleased


Raccoon Rabies Prevention – The Québec Government continues its monitoring and control activities in the Eastern Townships and Montérégie

QUÉBEC CITY, June 20, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The Québec Government would like to inform the population that it is continuing raccoon rabies prevention operations in the Eastern Townships and


Minister Geoffrey Kelley emphasizes the 21st National Aboriginal Day

Québec City, June 20, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – To mark the 21st edition of National Aboriginal Day, the Québec government wishes to bring particular attention to the training of government

Arts & Culture

Loto-Québec, in partnership with the Casino de Charlevoix and Ville de La Malbaie, issues a call for proposals for a public work of art

MONTRÉAL, June 14, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – Wishing to contribute to the development of cultural and artistic offerings in La Malbaie, Loto-Québec will bequeath a public work of art to


Population of Manawan Entitled to Adequate Ambulance Services

WENDAKE, QC, June 14, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) supports the actions taken by the Atikamekw of Manawan to obtain adequate ambulance services in

Business News

Leucan Challenges Quebec’s Business Community

The Association seeks 40 ‘Giants’ to invest in research and support for children with cancer and to improve quality of life for survivors MONTREAL, June 15, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ –

National News

Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Cities Initiative Mayors Mobilize over Great Lakes Restoration and Climate Change

MONTREAL, June 15, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – Member mayors of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative met at their annual meeting and conference, hosted by outgoing Chair, Mayor