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Île-aux-Tourtes Bridge reconstruction: Process to select winning bid to begin next month

Quebec is set to begin the process to of reconstructing of the Île-aux-Tourtes Bridge off the western tip of Montreal by finding a contractor or consortium to do the job.

14-year-old boy missing from Brossard

Justin Alejandro Vélandia Gaitan was last seen Saturday morning at his home in Brossard, on the South Shore of Montreal. Police say he could be spotted in Montreal.

Mayoral hopeful Denis Coderre releases ‘Montreal for all’ platform ahead of fall election

Montreal mayoral hopeful Denis Coderre released his platform Monday ahead of the fall election, with wide-ranging promises on issues from housin and the environment, to public safety.

Laval bus drivers’ union threatens to exercise strike mandate

The 627 bus drivers of the Société de transport de Laval are threatening to exercise their right to call a strike mandate soon if contract discussions don’t progress more smoothly.

Canadiens’ Cole Caulfield out for a week after upper-body injury

Montreal Canadiens forward Cole Caufield is expected to miss about a week of action due to an upper-body injury.

‘A Canadian way to fight back’: Man with multiple sclerosis to portage from Toronto to Montreal for MS research

A Montreal man diagnosed with multiple sclerosis is set to portage 700 kilometres from Toronto to Montreal in order to raise money for MS research.

Blanchet: Federal election reversed the balance of power between Ottawa and the provinces

Yves-François Blanchet believes that the election has completely reversed the balance of power between the provinces and the federal government.

Projet Montreal proposes landlord certification to protect tenants from rent hikes, renovictions

Projet Montreal is proposing the creation of a responsible landlord certificate “to protect the affordability and quality of Montreal’s rental housing network.”

Mercier Bridge access ramp to close overnight Tuesday

Drivers travelling between Montreal and the South Shore take note: an access ramp for the Mercier Bridge will be completely closed one night this week.

Quebec adds 519 new COVID-19 cases, patients in ICU rise by 5

Quebec is reporting 519 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, more than 72 per cent of which were among unvaccinated people.