Quebec records more than 800 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations rise

Quebec is reporting 838 new cases and eight additional deaths Friday as all adults are now able to book their first shots of the COVID-19 vaccine. The immunization campaign saw … Read More

COVID-19: Young people give shot in arm as Quebec sets new vaccination record

Quebec has set another pandemic record by administering 110,000 shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in a single day. Health Minister Christian Dubé took to social media Friday to announce the news, … Read More

Quebec to no longer administer AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as first dose

Quebec is hitting pause on administering AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine as a first dose in the province. The Health Ministry’s decision came Thursday following advice from the province’s immunization committee. The … Read More

Quebec reports more than 700 COVID-19 cases again as hospitalizations fall

In Quebec, authorities recorded 781 new cases and five additional deaths attributable to COVID-19 in the province Thursday. The immunization campaign saw another 95,959 doses of the novel coronavirus vaccine … Read More

Quebec adds more than 700 new COVID-19 cases, 11 more deaths

As the COVID-19 health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 745 new cases and 11 additional deaths Wednesday. This includes three fatalities in the past 24 hours, while five pandemic-related deaths … Read More

Quebec bumps up booster COVID-19 shot for adults undergoing dialysis, cancer treatments

Quebec is bumping up the booster shot of the COVID-19 vaccine for people who are severely immunocompromised or undergoing certain medical treatments. The Health Ministry announced the decision Wednesday morning … Read More

COVID-19 vaccination opens to people 25 and older as Legault says Quebec headed in ‘right direction’

Quebec is “heading in the right direction” as vaccination opens up to young adults and the number of new COVID-19 cases falls, the province’s premier said Tuesday. François Legault said … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec premier declares they’re ‘heading in the right direction’

Quebec is “heading in the right direction” as vaccination opens up and the number of new COVID-19 cases fall, the province’s premier said Tuesday. François Legault said the upcoming months … Read More

Quebec tops 11,000 deaths linked to COVID-19 pandemic, 660 new cases

Quebec reached a grim milestone Tuesday of more than 11,000 deaths attributable to COVID-19 as authorities reported 660 new cases and nine additional fatalities. This includes one death in the … Read More

New COVID-19 cases in Quebec drop below 700 as vaccination expands

Quebec is reporting 662 new infections and six more deaths as the third wave of the COVID-19 continues across the province Monday. Authorities say one Quebecer died in the last … Read More

COVID-19: New cases in Quebec drop below 700, six new deaths

Quebec is reporting 662 new infections and six more deaths as the third wave of the COVID-19 continues across the province Monday. Authorities say one Quebecer died in the last … Read More

Eastern Townships region turns red amid COVID-19 surge

The Eastern Townships region is officially a designated red zone once again Monday due to rising COVID-19 cases. The change brings tighter measures into effect for the area, which was … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec to vaccinate children aged 12 to 17 by end of school year

Quebec is widening its COVID-19 immunization campaign to include adolescents aged 12 to 17, the province’s health minister said Thursday. Christian Dubé announced the measure one day after Health Canada … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec to start vaccinating children aged 12 to 17 by end of school year

Quebec is widening its COVID-19 immunization campaign to include adolescents aged 12 to 17, the province’s health minister said Thursday. Christian Dubé announced the measure one day after Health Canada … Read More

Quebec adds more than 900 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations dip

Quebec is reporting 907 new COVID-19 infections and seven additional deaths on Thursday, including one in the last 24 hours. The number of hospitalizations related to the health crisis dropped by … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec looking to unveil a pandemic reopening plan like Saskatchewan

Quebec Premier François Legault wants to unveil a roadmap to reopening the province and lifting COVID-19  restrictions in the coming weeks. He said he wants to have a plan similar to … Read More

Quebec reports more than 900 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths

Quebec is reporting 915 new cases and five more deaths related to the COVID-19 pandemic Wednesday. The province’s total numbers of infections stands at 354,390 while the death toll has … Read More

Quebec premier says COVID-19 vaccine is key to ‘great summer’ as province lifts some restrictions

Quebec is continuing to gradually lift restrictions in some regions that have been hard hit by the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic as new cases drop in the province. … Read More

Quebec lifts restrictions in some areas as new COVID-19 cases drop

Quebec is continuing to gradually lift restrictions in some regions that have been hard hit by the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic as new cases drop in the province. … Read More

Quebec records nearly 800 new COVID-19 cases as deaths, hospitalizations rise

Quebec recorded 797 new COVID-19 cases and 16 more deaths, including three in the past 24 hours, Tuesday. Another 52,141 doses were administered during province’s vaccination rollout. The campaign has … Read More

Quebec reports under 800 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations rise

Quebec is reporting 798 new cases and two more deaths Monday as the COVID-19 health crisis continues. Authorities say none of those fatalities attributed to the novel coronavirus occurred in … Read More

Quebecers 45 and up eligible to book COVID-19 vaccine as province eases some measures

Quebecers who are 45 and older are eligible to register for their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine starting Monday. The province is continuing to lower the age limit as … Read More

Quebec redirects COVID vaccinations from Olympic Stadium due to weekend protest

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted April 30, 2021 1:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Quebec is redirecting people from … Read More

COVID-19: About 75,000 vaccine appointments booked in Quebec before 10 a.m.

Quebec is reporting 1,041 new cases as the province’s COVID-19 vaccination expansion got underway Friday. Thirteen more deaths were recorded, including three in the past 24 hours. The others were … Read More

Quebec reports more than 1,000 new cases again as COVID-19 vaccination expands

Quebec is reporting 1,041 new cases as the province’s COVID-19 vaccination expansion got underway Friday. Thirteen more deaths were recorded, including three in the past 24 hours. The others were … Read More

‘Situation remains fragile’ in Montreal but new projections show COVID hospitalizations could drop

Montreal could see pandemic-related hospitalizations stabilize and even drop in May if there is a strong adherence to restrictions and vaccination continues to ramp up, according to Quebec’s public health … Read More

Montreal’s COVID-19 hospitalizations could drop in May but situation remains fragile: INSPQ

Montreal could see pandemic-related hospitalizations stabilize and even drop in May if there is a strong adherence to restrictions and vaccination continues to ramp up, according to Quebec’s public health … Read More

Quebec adds more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations drop

Quebec recorded 1,042 new cases on Thursday and 10 more deaths, including three in the past 24 hours, amid the third wave of COVID-19. The vaccination rollout saw 72,303 more … Read More

Montreal ‘remains fragile’ but optimism reigns in latest COVID-19 projections

Montreal could see pandemic-related hospitalizations stabilize and even drop in May if there is a strong adherence to restrictions and vaccination continues to ramp up, according to Quebec’s public health … Read More

Quebec reports almost 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 12 more deaths

As the COVID-19 health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 1,094 new cases and 12 more deaths Wednesday. The vaccination campaign saw another 50,312 shots given for more than 2.9 million … Read More

Quebec announces first death due to blood clot after AstraZeneca vaccine

Quebec has announced its first death linked to a blood clot after a woman received Oxford-AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine. Health officials said on Tuesday that the victim was a 54-year-old woman … Read More

Quebec reports first death due to blood clot after AstraZeneca vaccine

Quebec has announced its first death linked to a blood clot after a woman in her 50s received Oxford-AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine. Health officials said on Tuesday that the victim was … Read More

First death due to blood clot after AstraZeneca vaccine, Montreal curfew pushed back

Quebec has announced its first death linked to a blood clot after a woman received Oxford-AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine. Health officials said on Tuesday that the victim was a 54-year-old woman … Read More

Quebec reports small jump in new COVID-19 cases, 14 more deaths

Quebec is reporting 899 new cases and 14 additional deaths Tuesday linked to the third wave of the COVID-19 crisis. Three of those deaths occurred in the past 24 hours … Read More

Quebec adds 1,043 new COVID-19 cases, province halfway to June 24 vaccination goal

Quebec broke another COVID-19 vaccination record for the second consecutive day as the province reported 1,043 new cases and 15 more deaths Friday. Authorities say the province administered 88,000 shots … Read More

Quebec adds almost 1,250 new cases as province sets another COVID-19 vaccination record

Quebec has shattered another COVID-19 vaccination record Thursday as the province reported 1,248 new cases and seven additional deaths, including two fatalities in the past 24 hours. The province administered … Read More

Quebec reports more than 1,200 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations keep increasing

Quebec is reporting 1,217 new cases and six additional deaths Wednesday as the third wave of COVID-19 continues. This includes one death in the past 24 hours, while the other … Read More

Quebec officials report first case of coronavirus variant that emerged in India

A case of a coronavirus variant that first emerged in India has been found in Quebec, the province’s Health Department said Wednesday. It’s the first known case of the B.1.617 … Read More

Quebec adds almost 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 15 more deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,092 new cases and 15 additional deaths Monday linked to the third wave of COVID-19. This includes two deaths in the past 24 hours while the other … Read More

Quebec turns to new ways to get Montrealers to COVID-19 vaccine clinics

Quebec is reporting 1,527 new COVID-19 cases and seven more deaths Friday as vaccination gains ground in the province. Montreal accounts for 355 new infections while the hard-hit area of … Read More

Quebec sets vaccination record as province again adds more than 1,500 new COVID-19 cases

Quebec is reporting 1,527 new COVID-19 cases and seven more deaths Friday as vaccination gains ground in the province. Over the course of the health crisis, there have been 334,071 … Read More

Quebec reports more than 1,500 new COVID-19 cases again, 15 new deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,513 new infections and 15 deaths, including four in the past 24 hours, Thursday linked to COVID-19. The case count has reached 332,544, one of the highest … Read More

Quebec reports more than 1,500 new COVID-19 cases again, 15 more deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,513 new infections and 15 additional deaths Thursday linked to the third wave of COVID-19. Authorities say four of those deaths occurred in the past 24 hours, … Read More

Quebec premier defends handling of outdoor mask rule, COVID-19 vaccination sites

Quebec Premier François Legault is defending his decision to announce on social media changes to a public health measure aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19. The Facebook post, which … Read More

Quebec premier defends decision to announce outdoor mask rule change first on Facebook

Quebec Premier François Legault is defending his decision to announce on social media changes to a public health measure aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19. The Facebook post, which … Read More

Quebec changes outdoor mask rule aimed at controlling COVID-19 spread

Quebec is making changes to the rules requiring masks in outdoor settings amid confusion and criticism over the government’s latest COVID-19 measure. Premier François Legault wrote about the modifications on … Read More

Quebec adds more than 1,550 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations climb again

Quebec is reporting 1,559 new cases and seven more deaths Wednesday as the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic drags on in the province. Health authorities say one death occurred … Read More

Quebec premier tells young people to ‘respect the rules’ as emergency COVID-19 measures extended

Quebec is extending emergency measures for three regions as the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to gain steam in the province. Premier François Legault announced the move Tuesday, … Read More

Quebec reports almost 1,500 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations continue to climb

Quebec is reporting 1,490 new COVID-19 cases and 12 additional deaths Tuesday as hospitalizations rise and the vaccination rollout continues to ramp up. Health Minister Christian Dubé took to social … Read More

Quebec health officials reassure AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine safe

Quebec is reporting 1,490 new COVID-19 cases and 12 additional deaths Tuesday as hospitalizations rise and the vaccination rollout continues to ramp up. Quebec City saw the highest number of … Read More

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