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American voters living in Canada increasingly being counted in presidential race

There is a growing wave of eligible American voters in Canada who are participating in an election that has shaped up as a referendum from afar on a controversial president, the Republican Donald Trump.

Two people have died after a van collided head-on with tractor-trailer on a Quebec bridge

A person perished Saturday morning in his burning vehicle following a terrible collision involving three vehicles in Val-d’Or, in Abitibi-Temiscamingue. A second man succumbed to his injuries in hospital, according to the Surete du Quebec (SQ).

Videographer discovers the harp and plucks away the COVID-19 pandemic becoming a star in the process

Since the first wave of COVID-19 lot of people have been searching for comforting distractions and new activities to help pass the time. Montrealer Naomi Silver-Vezina is no exception and managed to turn a new hobby into an overnight internet…

Fredericton Police say writer RM Vaughan found dead days after going missing

Police in New Brunswick say missing writer Richard Vaughan has been found dead. He was 55.

Montreal renews state of emergency as island reports 253 new COVID-19 cases

Public health authorities in Montreal reported Saturday that 40,723 people have now tested positive for COVID-19 on the island and 3,514 people have died due to the disease since the start of the pandemic.

A 50-year-old man is in stable condition after being shot in Laval Friday night

A 50-year-old man was shot and wounded Friday night in the Vimont area of ​​Laval, north of Montreal.

Quebec reports 1,009 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours, 26 more deaths

Quebec public health authorities reported Saturday that 99,235 people have now tested positive for COVID-19 in the province and 6,132 people have died due to the disease.

Ranking of Quebec schools shows almost equal number have improved and declined in performance

The independent research organization, the Fraser Institute, released a ranking of Quebec schools that shows the province’s high schools have improved in every corner of Quebec, while also showing that as many have declined in test scores.

No winning ticket for Friday night’s $42 million Lotto Max jackpot

No winning ticket was sold for the $42 million jackpot in Friday night’s Lotto Max draw.

Pushing through the pain, NHLers say they’re regularly taking painkillers in order to play

From a young age, hockey players have been taught to play through pain and push themselves to the limit. A TSN investigation examines the use of painkillers by professional hockey players and speak with some of them about their fears…