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Dec 16th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Montreal mayor's aide fired after video shows him smoking crystal meth: report
Montreal mayor's aide fired after video shows him smoking crystal meth: report | (by spaminator)
Dec 15th, 2016 by tay last post
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A Merrier Xmas in Montreal
A Canadian chain of recreational marijuana dispensaries is set to open eight illegal shops Thursday on the island of Montreal. Cannabis Culture, which is co-owned by activists Jodie and Marc Emery, already has stores in British Columbia and Ontario. ... (by tay)
Nov 28th, 2016 by petros last post
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Montreal Shut Down Far-Right Concert
The performance on Saturday night by the far-right metal group Graveland at the Plaza Theater was canceled about an hour before the performance was to have begun. The organizers of the festival reported taking this decision "for security reasons". They... (by tay)
Nov 23rd, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Apologies after ad for Montreal's 375th features only honkies
The man in charge of Montreal's 375th anniversary celebrations is apologizing that a commercial for the festivities depicts only white people. Gilbert Rozon said criticism of the 45-second spot is "100 per cent fair," and it will be redone over the... (by tay)
Nov 7th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Hillary Clinton has French-Canadian ancestry
Hillary Clinton has French-Canadian ancestry Morgan Lowrie, THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Sunday, November 06, 2016 12:38 PM EST ... (by spaminator)
Oct 26th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Boy, 15, who had chemical poured over head, to get $15K from Que. school board
Boy, 15, who had chemical poured over head, to get $15K from Que. school board THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2016... (by spaminator)
Oct 21st, 2016 by Danbones last post
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Jehovah's Witness died giving birth knew risk of refusing blood
Quebec Health Minister Gaétan Barrette says he has proof a 26-year-old Jehovah's Witness woman who died during childbirth at a hospital near Quebec City understood the risks of refusing a blood transfusion, but insisted one not be performed. Éloïse... (by tay)
Oct 19th, 2016 by Machjo last post
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Quebec blasted in hearings on religious neutrality
The Quebec government was strongly criticized Tuesday for excluding the word "secular" from its proposed legislation on state religious neutrality. Opposition parties and a women's rights group chided the Liberals on the first day of hearings into Bill... (by tay)
Oct 13th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Montreal businesswoman, girlfriend of Pierre Karl Péladeau, found dead
Montreal businesswoman, girlfriend of Pierre Karl Péladeau, found dead Jason Magder, The Montreal Gazzette First posted: Thursday, October... (by spaminator)
Oct 4th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Hijab-wearing student prevented from taking exam for refusing to show ears
Hijab-wearing student prevented from taking exam for refusing to show ears THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Monday, October 03, 2016 10:00... (by spaminator)
Sep 30th, 2016 by lone wolf last post
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'It was horrible’: Neighbour describes finding Montreal woman killed in apparent pit
'It was horrible: Neighbour describes finding Montreal woman killed in apparent pit bull attack The Canadian Press First posted: ... (by spaminator)
Sep 28th, 2016 by darkbeaver last post
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2 die after falling into manure pit in Saint-Valerien-de-Milton, Que.
2 die after falling into manure pit in Saint-Valerien-de-Milton, Que. Postmedia Network First posted: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 09:08 PM... (by spaminator)
Sep 14th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Waiter investigated after salmon tartare left allergic diner in hospital
Waiter investigated after salmon tartare left allergic diner in hospital The Canadian Press First posted: Thursday, August 04, 2016 01:11 PM... (by spaminator)
Sep 3rd, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Holy spud? Quebec seniors say they've found a potato with divine message
Holy spud? Quebec seniors say they've found a potato with divine message THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Friday, September 02, 2016 09:19... (by spaminator)
Aug 31st, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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Montreal mother 'horrified' after aboriginal headdresses given to students
Montreal mother 'horrified' after aboriginal headdresses given to students Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press First posted: Tuesday,... (by spaminator)
Aug 31st, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Organizers of puppet festival apologize for song about prison rape
Organizers of puppet festival apologize for song about prison rape Jason Magder, MONTREAL GAZETTE First posted: Tuesday, August 30, 2016... (by spaminator)
Aug 27th, 2016 by Danbones last post
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Gatineau Hospital among worst in western world for ER care
After falling in his home, Gauthier was admitted to the emergency room at the hospital on La Vérendrye Boulevard at 4:07 p.m. on Aug. 15, 2015, according to the report. He was classified by a nurse as a level three patient. The ideal waiting time for... (by tay)
Aug 20th, 2016 by Kreskin last post
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Police: Canadian man charged after daughter kills seagull at beach
Police: Canadian man charged after daughter kills seagull at beach THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Friday, August 19, 2016 05:49 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Aug 17th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Ex-Quebec lieutenant-governor Lise Thibault gets full conditional release
Ex-Quebec lieutenant-governor Lise Thibault gets full conditional release THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 05:04 PM... (by spaminator)
Aug 7th, 2016 by Ludlow last post
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Report on Body Found a Week After Death i
A coroner has issued his recommendations after the body of an elderly woman was found one in a St. Jean sur Richelieu seniors' home a week after her death. The body of Jeannine Benjamin, 85, was found by a maintenance worker at the Chartwell Oasis... (by tay)
Jul 14th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Plane carrying Jean Lapierre and his family flying too high and fast: TSB
Plane carrying Jean Lapierre and his family flying too high and fast: TSB Morgan Lowrie, THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Wednesday, July... (by spaminator)
Jun 26th, 2016 by Walter last post
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Trudeau booed in Quebec for speaking English
All in all, it was fairly tame compared to the virulent reaction against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's father 48 years ago. Trudeau was booed briefly by a few people in Quebec City on Friday -- the province's Fete nationale -- about 11 seconds... (by tay)
May 6th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Quebec town right to be shaken by Karla Homolka
Quebec town right to be shaken by Karla Homolka ... (by spaminator)
May 4th, 2016 by tay last post
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Separatist Péladeau Resigns Amid Divorce
What brought that on? Well, like most Quebecers, on Sunday night he watched Tout le monde en parle, the wildly popular Radio-Canada talk show. The special guest was his recently-estranged wife Julie Snyder, a star on his Quebecor-owned TVA network; she... (by tay)
Apr 28th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Sister of Montreal woman found dead near Manson killings hoping for leads
Sister of Montreal woman found dead near Manson killings hoping for leads Sidhartha Banerjee, THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Wednesday,... (by spaminator)
Apr 24th, 2016 by tay last post
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Yvon Charbonneau dies at 75
Ex-Quebec union leader and Liberal MP Yvon Charbonneau has died at the age of 75. His former union says Charbonneau passed away peacefully on Friday surrounded by family in a Florida hospital where he'd been since suffering a stroke on April 7. ... (by tay)
Apr 17th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Quebec has most UFO sightings in Canada
Quebec has most UFO sightings in Canada: Survey THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Monday, April 11, 2016 11:30 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Mar 19th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Montreal cancels 2017 World Police and Fire Games
The City of Montreal has cancelled the 2017 World Police and Fire Games after several unions have said they intend to boycott the event. "We're cancelling the games when that shouldn't be the case," Mayor Denis Coderre . "There are men and women who... (by tay)
Feb 24th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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Residents of Montreal suburb say they hear 'strange trumpets in the sky'
Residents of Montreal suburb say they hear 'strange trumpets in the sky' Hayley Juhl, Montreal Gazette First posted: Tuesday, February 23,... (by spaminator)
Feb 6th, 2016 by tay last post
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Gatineau students asked to raise $20K for desks and chairs
Eight-year-old Emma Larocque came home from school this week with her school's annual request to sell chocolate bars to help raise money for her school. This year, that request asked students to go door to door to raise $20,000 for items such as... (by tay)
Jan 13th, 2016 by tay last post
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Judge denounces obsolete pot laws, fines man $1
Judge denounces obsolete pot laws ("a law that would mean that half of all Canadians would have a criminal file is a stupid law"), fines man $1 for possession of 30 pot plants. Crown prosecutor demanded 3 months in jail. Articles in French so I will... (by tay)
Jan 8th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Falling arcade game kills teen in Quebec City bar
Falling arcade game kills teen in Quebec City bar THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Thursday, January 07, 2016 08:42 PM EST | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Dec 24th, 2015 by CDNBear last post
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Quebec to get $10B of $18B in federal equalization payments
Quebec to get $10B of $18B in federal equalization payments Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau released fresh figures Sunday outlining how much the neediest provinces can expect... (by B00Mer)
Dec 19th, 2015 by tay last post
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Montreal Cops Caught Dressed as Black Bloc
At least four undercover police officers infiltrated a protest against austerity measures and state violence on Friday night in downtown Montreal, which resulted in around nine arrests, according to Montreal police. The march began around 8:30 p.m.,... (by tay)
Nov 19th, 2015 by Mowich last post
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Péladeau apologizes for immigration remarks
During a debate the night before, Péladeau said immigration was hurting the provinces ability to achieve sovereignty. Péladeau issued an apology on his Facebook page. "My apologies. I would like to apologize for the unfortunate comments I made... (by tay)
Nov 16th, 2015 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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One good thing about Montreal!
The food - 2000 - 440 Autoroute, Laval Best dam Philly Cheesesteak I have ever eaten, from a Patate 2000, Greek Restaurant. Oh and the Women of course ;) (by B00Mer)
Nov 15th, 2015 by Walter last post
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Should we promote religious literacy in school?
Regardless of the religion, people can easily be manipulated into accepting a violent corruption of a religion by being presented quotes our of context, and we never know who will convert to what religion as an adult. Is it time to promote 'religious... (by Machjo)
Sep 3rd, 2015 by shadowshiv last post
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Stretch of rapids on Gatineau River bears racist moniker, ****** Rapids
Stretch of rapids on Gatineau River bears racist moniker, ****** Rapids ... (by spaminator)
Aug 27th, 2015 by Curious Cdn last post
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About 150 cows perish in Quebec barn fire
About 150 cows perish in Quebec barn fire THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Thursday, August 27, 2015 12:39 AM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Aug 27th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Quebec coroner identifies all 6 victims in plane crash
Quebec coroner identifies all 6 victims in plane crash 4 Brits, a French national and a local pilot among the deceased THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Wednesday, August... (by spaminator)
Aug 15th, 2015 by taxslave last post
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Montreal Mayor destroys community mailbox foundation
Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre's destruction of the concrete slab foundation of a community mailbox in l'Anse-à-l'Orme nature park on Thursday may be just the beginning in a battle between the city and Canada Post. Dimitrios Jim Beis, mayor of the... (by tay)
Jul 23rd, 2015 by B00Mer last post
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Couple with 14 cats removed from excrement-filled Quebec City home
Couple with 14 cats removed from excrement-filled Quebec City home THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 02:05 PM EDT |... (by spaminator)
Jul 21st, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Baby girl in Quebec shaken-baby case dies
Baby girl in Quebec shaken-baby case dies THE CANADIAN PRESS First posted: Saturday, July 18, 2015 12:48 PM EDT GATINEAU, Que. -- Police say a two-month-old baby who was... (by spaminator)
Jul 14th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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4 cows damage Quebec couple's BMW
4 cows damage Quebec couple's BMW By Keaton Robbins, Ottawa Sun First posted: Monday, July 13, 2015 04:15 PM EDT | Updated: Monday, July 13, 2015 05:28 PM EDT Perhaps it's a sign to moooove? A Val-des-Monts couple woke up to find a rowdy group of... (by spaminator)
Jul 10th, 2015 by JLM last post
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Girl watches dad dive to death
Girl watches dad dive to death By Sam Cooley, Ottawa Sun First posted: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 12:20 PM EDT | Updated: Thursday, July 09, 2015 06:49 AM EDT An eight-year-old daughters last sight of her father alive was of him jumping 23 metres... (by spaminator)