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Montreal declares state of emergency due to coronavirus

Montreal declares state of emergency due to coronavirus

Quebec public health officials have declared a state of emergency in the city of Montreal as a result of the COVID-19 coronavirus contagion.

Libby Emmons Libby Emmons
McGill students design 3D printable protective equipment for healthcare workers

McGill students design 3D printable protective equipment for healthcare workers

McGill University students in Montreal, Que., have designed protective equipment to aid health care workers in fighting coronavirus.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin
Bauer Hockey to begin production on medical visors

Bauer Hockey to begin production on medical visors

A manufacturer of Canadian hockey equipment has offered to use its production line to make protective visors to help first responders, doctors and nurses.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin
'A GLASS OF WINE': Quebec premier offers stress relief advice for those in quarantine

'A GLASS OF WINE': Quebec premier offers stress relief advice for those in quarantine

Quebec is the largest consumer of red wine in Canada, falling behind only British Columbia for whites.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz
'Community Helper' site launches to help neighbours during coronavirus pandemic

'Community Helper' site launches to help neighbours during coronavirus pandemic

A software engineer has developed a website to help communities get through the COVID-19 pandemic, which connects volunteers with those in need.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick
Two Montreal police officers infected with coronavirus

Two Montreal police officers infected with coronavirus

Two Montreal Police Service (SPVM) officers have been infected with the novel coronavirus. One hundred others have been placed in quarantine.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin
Montreal police declare state of emergency

Montreal police declare state of emergency

The city of Montreal has declared a state of emergency by police, this measure will give them, "operational flexibility in the use of resources."

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick
Police arrest Quebec woman with coronavirus for defying quarantine order

Police arrest Quebec woman with coronavirus for defying quarantine order

Police in Quebec City have made a historic arrest: a woman with coronavirus who defied a quarantine order was apprehended on Friday.

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson
People on Kijiji are jacking up prices of hand sanitizer and disinfectant

People on Kijiji are jacking up prices of hand sanitizer and disinfectant

Many store shelves have been emptied as people stock up—including resellers who have started using platforms to sell the products at much higher prices

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin
Child in Quebec daycare tests positive for coronavirus

Child in Quebec daycare tests positive for coronavirus

A child who goes to a daycare at the Marguerite-D'youville in the Cap-Rouge sector of Quebec has tested positive for coronavirus.

Sam McGriskin Sam McGriskin
Quebec will not provide shelters to flood victims, due to coronavirus

Quebec will not provide shelters to flood victims, due to coronavirus

Quebec is warning its residents that they will not be able to provide emergency spring flooding shelters due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson
Quebec may waive rules for doctors due to coronavirus

Quebec may waive rules for doctors due to coronavirus

A law that requires doctors in Quebec to apply for a license to practice medicine in a certain area of the province may be waived in response to the coronavirus.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick
Frustrated with Trudeau government inaction, three provinces deploy officers to airports

Frustrated with Trudeau government inaction, three provinces deploy officers to airports

Quebec, Alberta and Nova Scotia are all sending officials to airports to compensate for the fact that the Trudeau government has not yet implemented coronavirus safety measures.

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson
All Quebec schools close due to coronavirus

All Quebec schools close due to coronavirus

All Quebec schools, daycares, CEGEPS and universities will be closed for at least the next two weeks due to the threat of COVID-19.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick
Jewish General Hospital preparing for COVID-19 outbreak

Jewish General Hospital preparing for COVID-19 outbreak

The Jewish General hospital is preparing for a 'wave' of COVID-19 patients said their medical staff, as they expect the outbreak to hit Montreal.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick