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Two people dead following shooting in eastern Quebec, man charged with murder

Canoe 17 May 2021
LISTUGUJ — Quebec’s police watchdog is investigating the deaths of two people found inside a home following a standoff on the Listuguj First Nation. The Bureau des enquêtes indépendantes issued a statement saying officers from the Listuguj Police Department were dispatched to the residence near the New Brunswick border at 11.30 a.m.

75 people fined $135,000 at illegal gathering in Quebec's Lanaudière region

North Shore News 16 May 2021
Seventy-five people are facing fines after an illegal gathering that violated COVID-19 rules in Quebec's Lanaudière region, provincial police said Sunday ... curfew, and about 20 for breaking municipal bylaws such as obstructing the work of police officers. The news came as Quebec ...

Driver escapes serious injury in U.S. 24 semi trailer fire

The Crescent News 14 May 2021
The semi driver — Oleg Filinov, 54, of Quebec, Canada — was not injured, according to the Defiance County Sheriff's Office, but was checked out at the scene for smoke inhalation ... Brad Grillot of the sheriff's office, Filinov stopped on the shoulder of U.S ... The county's EMA office and the Ohio Department of Transportation also were on the scene.

Motor Mouth: Canada’s best and brightest attack the question of sustainable mobility

Driving 14 May 2021
Ask journalists of any stripe what the worst part of their job is and the vast majority would undoubtedly point to social media ... Don’t just take my word for it ... And is there anyone who knows more than Karim Zaghib, former chief technology officer at Hydro Quebec and now professor of practice at McGill University ... ....

Quebec coroner's inquest into death of Joyce Echaquan begins as her family testifies

North Shore News 13 May 2021
"These cultural differences are gems that should be welcomed by all who live in Quebec." ... The first witness was Martin Pichette, a Quebec provincial police officer who oversaw an investigation into Echaquan's death. Pichette said officers spoke to 36 people during their investigation, including family and health-care staff.

Family seeks justice for Joyce Echaquan as Quebec coroner begins inquest into death

Moosejaw Today 13 May 2021
MONTREAL — The husband of an Indigenous woman subjected to disparaging comments as she lay dying in hospital told a Quebec coroner's inquiry Thursday his wife didn't deserve to have her life end that way ... The first witness was Martin Pichette, a Quebec provincial police officer who oversaw an investigation into Echaquan's death.

Rangers coaching candidates: Seven big-name options to replace David Quinn

New York Post 12 May 2021
More On.. new york rangers. Rangers fire coach with eye on experienced replacement ... Mike Babcock ... Gerard Gallant ... Bob Hartley ... Colorful, emotional and creative, coached Colorado for three seasons to mixed results while also acting as nominal GM before stepping down amid front office intrigue. Is currently GM-coach of QMJHL Quebec Ramparts. Rick Tocchet ... .

Nova Scotia pauses use of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, launches sick pay leave program

North Shore News 12 May 2021
Provincial health officials said the move is based on "an abundance of caution" and on the fact Nova Scotia has enough other vaccines to immunize people age 40 and older. It joins provinces including Manitoba, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario and Quebec in backing away from use of AstraZeneca. Chief medical officer Dr ... — — — ... .

Quebec Solidaire unveils proposals to protect French language

CTV 11 May 2021
Quebec Solidaire has put forward 21 proposals to revamp the French language charter in Quebec, including everything from reinforcing Bill 101 to reforming the Office qu�b�cois de la langue fran�aise (OQLF) ... .

Several provinces bring in new restrictions as high COVID-19 case numbers persist

Castanet 09 May 2021
Quebec Premier Francois Legault chairs a premiers virtual news conference in March as premiers John Horgan, B.C., Jason Kenney, Alberta, and Scott Moe, Saskatchewan, are seen onscreen ... The Quebec government is tightening measures in the Estrie region east of Montreal as of ...

No tickets, charges issued in Quebec for travellers violating hotel quarantine order

Castanet 07 May 2021
In Quebec, provincial prosecutors haven't issued any fines — or filed any charges — for violations of the Quarantine Act, Audrey Roy-Cloutier, a spokeswoman for Quebec's prosecutors office, said in an email Wednesday ... "Quebec police are in action," she said.

Class-action suit authorized against estate of ex-cop and hockey coach

Canoe 07 May 2021
Victims of former police officer and hockey coach François Lamarre got a judge’s approval to file a class-action lawsuit against his estate ... Police said other victims had also come forward, and Quebec’s Crown prosecutor’s office had authorized charges tied to 12 more alleged victims.

Former Fairstone VP Joe Carusella, Joins FIX4's Executive Team on a Mission to Transform Car ...

The Philadelphia Tribune 07 May 2021
Carusella brings over twenty-five years of experience in retail finance and the automotive industry ... "We are excited to have Joe join the executive team" said Tave Della Porta, Chief Executive Officer of FIX4 Capital. "Joe is a proven senior executive and a strong strategic thinker ... FIX4 has offices in Toronto, Ontario & Montreal, Quebec Canada.

Muslim, civil liberties groups to appeal Quebec court ruling on religious symbols law

North Shore News 06 May 2021
MONTREAL — Two groups that unsuccessfully challenged Quebec's religious symbols law in court say they'll be appealing last month's ruling ... today the law known as Bill 21 makes Quebecers who wear symbols such as hijabs, turbans and kippahs second-class citizens.

FLO | AddEnergie proceeds with the deployment of 120 EV chargers in New York City

The Philadelphia Tribune 06 May 2021
QUEBEC CITY, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - FLO . AddEnergie has begun shipping 120 chargers out of its factory in Shawinigan, Quebec, destined for FLO network's first deployment in New York City ... AddEnergie's headquarters and network operations centre are based in Quebec City, and its assembly plant is located in Shawinigan (Quebec).