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Montreal police intervene on illegal gatherings, ramp up presence in Outremont and Plateau-Mont-Royal – Montreal

Montreal police intervene on illegal gatherings, ramp up presence in Outremont and Plateau-Mont-Royal - Montreal

Montreal police say they intervened to break up more than 10 illegal gatherings on Saturday after police heightened their presence in some boroughs to catch those breaking the rules. Patrols were stepped up in the Plateau-Mont-Royal and Outremont boroughs after police had to disperse three large gatherings at places …

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Quebec reports 1,457 new COVID-19 cases and 41 deaths as hospitalizations drop – Montreal

Quebec reports 1,457 new COVID-19 cases and 41 deaths as hospitalizations drop - Montreal

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 24, 2021 12:28 pm     Updated January 24, 2021 5:03 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Quebec is reporting 1,457 …

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Quebec works to contain jail outbreak as overall COVID-19 trends deemed ‘encouraging’ – Montreal

Quebec works to contain jail outbreak as overall COVID-19 trends deemed ‘encouraging’ - Montreal

A COVID-19 testing operation was underway at a jail north of Montreal on Sunday following an outbreak that has infected more than 60 people. A spokeswoman for the regional health board for the Laurentians said that, as of Saturday, 45 inmates and 17 workers had tested positive at the St-Jérôme detention …

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Quebec works to contain jail outbreak as overall COVID-19 trends deemed ‘encouraging’ – Montreal

Quebec works to contain jail outbreak as overall COVID-19 trends deemed ‘encouraging’ - Montreal

A COVID-19 testing operation was underway at a jail north of Montreal on Sunday following an outbreak that has infected more than 60 people. A spokeswoman for the regional health board for the Laurentians said that, as of Saturday, 45 inmates and 17 workers had tested positive at the St-Jérôme detention …

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Quebec reports1,457 new COVID-19 cases and 41 deaths as hospitalizations drop – Montreal

Quebec reports1,457 new COVID-19 cases and 41 deaths as hospitalizations drop - Montreal

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 24, 2021 12:28 pm     Updated January 24, 2021 12:31 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Quebec is reporting 1,457 …

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Montreal police break up three large religious gatherings in Outremont in under 24 hours – Montreal

Montreal police break up three large religious gatherings in Outremont in under 24 hours - Montreal

Montreal police responded to two large gatherings in the city’s Outremont neighbourhood on Saturday morning, their third gathering intervention in the area in under 24 hours. Police spokeswoman Véronique Comtois said all three gatherings were held at places of worship and involved over 10 people, the limit for indoor …

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Hospitalizations drop as Quebec reports 1,685 new COVID-19 cases, 76 new deaths – Montreal

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Quebec is reporting 1,685 new COVID-19 cases Saturday as daily counts continue to decline. The province is also reporting 76 new deaths attributed to COVID-19, for a total of 9,437. The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 dropped by 43 to 1,383. READ MORE: Coronavirus: Legault wants to make travel …

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Coronavirus: Industry expert questions Quebec about air purifiers in classrooms – Montreal

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Air Pura Industries, based in Laval, has been manufacturing air purifiers for clients around the world since 2005. The president and CEO said when it comes to the spread of Covid-19 through aerosols, the Quebec government is not listening to industry experts. “We know what we’re talking about. We …

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Majority of Quebecers support government imposed curfew: poll – Montreal

Majority of Quebecers support government imposed curfew: poll - Montreal

A majority of Quebecers support the new curfew that has confined them to their homes for the past 10 nights, according to a Léger poll. However, the poll also finds that a third of Quebecers do not believe this measure will decrease the number of COVID-19 cases in the …

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Quebec reports 50 more COVID-19 deaths, partial tally of 1,744 cases – Montreal

Quebec reports 50 more COVID-19 deaths, partial tally of 1,744 cases - Montreal

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted January 17, 2021 12:38 pm     Updated January 17, 2021 12:41 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Quebec is reporting …

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