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Toddler dies after being struck by vehicle in the driveway

Article content An 18-month-old died after being hit by a pick-up truck in a driveway at home on Saturday in St-Eustache. St-Eustache police said a 911 call was made around 1 p.m. First responders and police found the child seriously injured. The child was taken to hospital, but later died. We apologize, but this video […]

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COVID-19 update for May 18: Here’s the latest on coronavirus in B.C.

Article content Here’s your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C. for May 18, 2020. We’ll provide summaries of what’s going on in B.C. right here so you can get the latest news at a glance. This page will be updated regularly throughout the day, with developments […]

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Police fear for life of child struck by car in LaSalle

Article content The life of five-year-old boy struck by a vehicle in LaSalle on Friday afternoon is no longer in danger, Montreal police said. Earlier today, he was in critical condition. We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Child struck by car in LaSalle is out of danger in hospital Back to video […]

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Quebec’s attorney general now owns Hells Angels bunker

Article content The location where the Hells Angels carried out the murderous ambush that brought them to notoriety across the province is now in the possession of the attorney general of Quebec. A decision made by the Supreme Court of Canada on Thursday put an end to a legal battle that began in 2012, when […]

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Over 100 quarantined after B.C. screens international arrivals

Article content continued “That’s not included in the official numbers of our program, but we have built other capacity for them to be in hotels, just for safety of themselves and of the community,” said Kahlon. “All those folks are quarantined in the Lower Mainland, then they’ll travel to their final destination.” Only 13 international […]

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BC anti-gang cops execute Surrey search warrant amid COVID-19 concerns

“All of our frontline members have access to gloves, masks and personal respiratory masks,” she said. Meanwhile, police continued to search for BK associate Naseem Ali Mohammed, 21, who escaped from police as they conducted a curfew check on his home on March 2. He is charged in B.C. with breaching a release order, wilfully […]

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COVID-19: Côte-St-Luc mayor tells synagogue-goers to self-isolate

Côte-St-Luc Mayor Mitchell Brownstein is urging all residents who attended synagogue in the two weeks prior to the shuttering of congregations throughout the municipality last Thursday to self-isolate for 14 days. The west-end municipality has more places of worship than any city of comparable size in Quebec, including five major synagogue congregations and several smaller […]

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Should people with flu-like symptoms be tested for COVID-19?

In South Korea, where the new coronavirus illness is raging, there are drive-through sites at which people can be tested. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States this week lifted most restrictions on testing for COVID-19, as the respiratory illness sweeping the globe is known, to expand testing “to a wider […]

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Ministers optimistic as talks with Wet’suwet’en chiefs continue for third day

SMITHERS — A Wet’suwet’en hereditary chief and senior government ministers said Saturday they remain optimistic that talks will break an impasse over a pipeline dispute that has sparked widespread solidarity protests and transport disruptions. The talks in Smithers, B.C., stretched into their third day without a deal, but negotiators from various sides said they believe […]

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