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The objective for the competition is to generate ideas for projects that can inspire the municipality to rethink the future revitalization of its rivers and shape its new master plan.
Flooding in Quebec this spring damaged nearly 1,900 homes in 126 Municipalities, causing widespread psychological distress.
A successful Quebec City food bank pilot project will expand as more retailers have signed on to donate food that is nearing the end of its shelf life to those who ...
Quebec CITY - Tattooed and wearing a black T-shirt emblazoned with a wolf paw, Patrick Beaudry admits being in the second year of a political movement "that is perhaps more radical" than others.
Michael W. Higgins, professor of Catholic thought at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., addresses attendees of the 2017 Catholic Media Conference in Quebec City during a June 23 Catholic Press Association plenary session. (Credit: Chaz ...
A small New Brunswick town with fewer than 2000 residents beat out some of Canada's best-known attractions to be named the number one place to visit in the ...
While the Vegas Golden Knights continue to wheel and deal and fill out their roster, rabid hockey fans in Quebec City continue to wait for the return of the NHL.
the suspect is expected to appear in court on Monday.
Old Quebec City loses beloved goat and donkey living on cathedral grounds ... A donkey and goat have been unusual celebrities of Old Quebec since they arrived on the grounds of the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity six years ago. Now they are leaving for ...
By Kevin DoughertyQuebec CITY, June 22 (Reuters) - Quebec, Canada's second-most populous province, said on Thursday its budget surplus for the year ended March 31 totaled C$4.5 billion ($3.4 billion), almost double its target, as it spent less and took ...
Quebec City - The provincial government is launching its very first academic success policy, which outlines ambitious goals, but remains vague on how to achieve them.
Many of the ships are headed to Quebec City, where they'll be a part of celebrations marking the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation.
Three tornadoes touched down in Quebec last weekend - all in one day. Environment Canada confirmed in a statement that "at least three tornadoes and a microburst affected the province" Sunday.
Some people describe the French-Canadian city of Quebec as "France without the attitude." Others laud it for its scenery and excellent cuisine.
A Quebec City hardware store suffered extensive damage during a four-alarm fire that broke out around 9 p.m. Monday. firefighters were able to take control and extinguish the blaze early Tuesday morning.
A 37-year-old Quebec City man has been charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter in connection with a fire that killed two people in the city last week. Michel Lapierre was formally charged this afternoon at the Quebec City courthouse, a day ...
It loomed over the old town and the St. Lawrence River. ... But it was like a taste of Europe just a short flight away and we made it an old world/new world experience by staying at Hotel Valcartier, part of a family resort about 30 minutes from the ...
An attack Monday outside a mosque in London was all too familiar for Muslims in Quebec City, where just six months ago a gunman burst into a prayer room, ...
A four-alarm fire in an old hardware store forced the evacuation of neighbouring apartment buildings in Quebec City late Monday night.
"The big thing that our schools are lacking when we compare to other high schools in the Quebec City region are facilities - modern facilities that respond to the needs of a school for the 21st century," said Ian O'Gallagher, chair of the St. Patrick ...
Located south west of the Charest (40) and Duplessis (540) Highways interchange at the intersection of Rue Mendel and Avenue Blaise Pascal, the store will take roughly 14 to 16 months to complete.
An amateur storm-chaser shot stunning video Monday of the vortex of a storm near Portneuf, Que., that nearly turned into a tornado.
'Keep going'. The bodies are going to be flown out by Quebec's independent investigation bureau (BEI) for autopsies in the coming days.
Environment Canada has lifted the tornado warning for the Quebec City area and surrounding parts of central Quebec.
A woman who saw police fatally shoot a man suspected of killing three people in this northern Quebec village says she hasn't been able to sleep since Saturday's incident.
AKULIVIK, Que. - A woman who saw police fatally shoot a man suspected of killing three people in this northern Quebec village says she hasn't been able to sleep since Saturday's incident. Meeko Aliqu said she ran outside of her home after her 17-year ...
AKULIVIK, Que. -- A woman who saw police fatally shoot a man suspected of killing three people in this northern Quebec village says she hasn't been able to sleep since Saturday's incident. Meeko Aliqu said she ran outside of her home after her 17-year ...
The BEI said in a statement Saturday that officers with the local force, Kativik Regional police, located the suspect as he was trying to break into a fourth home in the small village. police shot the man first in an effort to neutralize him, then shot ...
It was inspired by the discovery of what is believed to be the first French-language comic, a political pamphlet printed on June 17, 1792, to support the candidacy of William Grant, a Scottish-born merchant, over that of Jean-Antoine Panet, a Quebec ...
... sitting along the beach ... to let children toast marshmallows," Parent said. Beginning June 20, people enjoying Rimouski's 55 kilometres of coastline and riverside will be free to relax around a fire.
WATCH ABOVE: The Quebec government says it has found a way to pass a controversial bill that will give cities more powers. Critics of Bill 122 said the original ...
La Malbaie is about 140 kilometres northeast of Quebec City in the picturesque Charlevoix region. The G7 comprises the seven richest economies in the world, including Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Quebec. Oh yeah, they have a brand-new building that meets NHL standards," Burke said to Chris McCrae. "Quebec. OK, you just said we had nowhere to go?" When pressed by McCrae on why public dollars should be used to finance an arena for the team, Burke ...
It didn't take long for Joelyn Lake's voice to start cracking. The resident of Ancienne-Lorette, a suburb of Quebec City, took to the microphone at an executive committee meeting Monday to deliver a speech she wrote to save her house, the home she and ...
Two persons were injured late Sunday night after an apparent home invasion attempt on Renouard Ave. in the Quebec City borough of Beauport.
Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard called on the prime minister to read his plan on eventually launching new constitutional talks before closing the door on the ...
firefighters were called to the detention centre at around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday after inmates allegedly set fire to mattresses and sheets.
There is limited lodging, so journalists and demonstrators may have to shuttle back and forth from Quebec City or other towns along the way. "You will have to make a big security setup here because you have the St. Lawrence River, you have the railroad.
Several people were treated for smoke inhalation late Tuesday after a fire broke out in Orsainville jail.
A surge in right-wing extremism in the Quebec City area is prompting the provincial deradicalization centre to consider setting up a permanent office there.
A judge hearing arguments in the case of the accused Quebec City mosque shooter is expressing concern about delays due to incomplete evidence disclosed by the Crown.
Crown lawyers prosecuting the suspect in the Quebec City mosque attack have been reminded to hurry up if they want to avoid having their case tossed out for ...
Cabinet ministers and police officers showed up early at the National Assembly on Monday as construction workers will once again be ordered back to work after a strike.
Quebec CITY: Said El-Amari doesn't usually go to the mosque on Sundays. But he made an exception on Jan. 29 to attend evening prayers at the Islamic ...
An alliance of construction trade unions and employers' groups returned to the bargaining table Friday as Quebec's construction strike kept work sites quiet for a third day.
"Montreal's economic improvement is being driven by massive infrastructure investments and an accelerating manufacturing sector, while widespread gains across Quebec City's services sector, including in real estate and tourism, is supporting stronger ...
Montreal - a city where jackhammers and orange cones seem to be around every corner - was unusually quiet on Wednesday after 175,000 construction workers walked off the job.
Hundreds of workers picketed Wednesday at the work sites for the new Champlain Bridge and the CHUM hospital, two of the big projects underway in Montreal, a city replete with orange construction cones. Work on the new Turcot interchange, a key stretch ...
A 13-year-old girl who said a man tried to kidnap her in Quebec City on May 14 has now admitted to making up the story, police say.
Quebec - A petition to ban caleches in Quebec City has more than 34,000 signatures after two incidents involving horses on the weekend.






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