Quebec reports 806 new cases, 17 additional deaths linked to COVID-19

Quebec is reporting 806 new cases and 17 additional deaths Wednesday as the novel coronavirus health crisis continues. The province’s COVID-19 case count has reached 266,138 since the pandemic began. … Read More

Quebec to roll out mass COVID-19 vaccinations next week, starting with seniors aged 85 and older

Quebec will begin vaccinating the general public against COVID-19 starting next week, the province’s premier announced Tuesday. François Legault said anyone 85 years or older will be able to register … Read More

Quebec adds 739 new coronavirus cases, 13 deaths as hospitalizations drop

Quebec is reporting 739 new cases and 13 additional deaths, including one in the past 24 hours, tied to the novel coronavirus Tuesday as numbers continue to drop in the … Read More

Suspected coronavirus variant cases force some Quebec schools to shut down

In Quebec, new cases of COVID-19 suspected to be linked to variants of the virus have led to the partial or total closure of 10 schools across the province. Most … Read More

Quebec reports 805 new coronavirus cases, 11 additional deaths

Quebec is reporting 805 new cases and 11 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus pandemic Monday. Two of those deaths took place in the past 24 hours while the … Read More

Quebec public health director advises loosening COVID-19 restrictions on March 8: documents

In Quebec, regions that are designated COVID-19 red zones could drop to a less restrictive colour-coded level starting March 8, according to documents penned by public health authorities. The documents, … Read More

Quebec records 800 new cases, 14 more deaths tied to coronavirus crisis

As the health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 800 new cases and 14 more deaths related to the novel coronavirus Friday. One of those deaths occurred in the past 24 … Read More

Coronavirus vaccination is underway in Quebec, but details remain scant on mass inoculation plans

As Quebec continues its COVID-19 inoculation campaign among priority groups such as health-care workers and those who live in long-term care or seniors’ homes, it’s not yet clear when mass … Read More

Quebec adds 900 new cases, 10 more deaths linked to COVID-19 crisis

Quebec is reporting 900 new cases and 10 additional deaths, including four in the past 24 hours, linked to the novel coronavirus Thursday. The caseload of the province, which has … Read More

Coronavirus cases drop in Quebec nursing homes, experts credit vaccine, other factors

A Montreal gerontologist says the decline of new COVID-19 infections in the province’s long-term care homes may be an early sign Quebec’s vaccination strategy is working. But Dr. Sophie Zhang, … Read More

More contagious COVID-19 variant could become dominant strain in Montreal by March: INSPQ

A more contagious mutation of the novel coronavirus could be the dominant strain circulating in Montreal by March or April — but the spread of variants depends on how strictly … Read More

Quebec reports 800 new coronavirus cases, 14 additional deaths

Quebec is reporting 800 new cases and 14 additional deaths attributable to the novel coronavirus pandemic Wednesday. Health authorities say none of those deaths occurred in the past 24-hour period. … Read More

Quebec to allow rapid coronavirus tests in workplaces as province reports 800 new cases, 14 deaths

Quebec is reporting 800 new cases and 14 additional deaths attributable to the novel coronavirus pandemic Wednesday. Health authorities say none of those deaths occurred in the past 24-hour period. … Read More

Quebec reports 669 new cases, 20 more deaths amid coronavirus crisis

Quebec is reporting 669 new COVID-19 cases and 20 additional deaths, including six in the past 24 hours, on Tuesday. Over the course of the health crisis, the province has … Read More

Quebec adds 669 new coronavirus cases, 20 more deaths as hospitalizations drop

Quebec is reporting 669 new COVID-19 cases and 20 additional deaths, including six in the past 24 hours, on Tuesday. Over the course of the health crisis, the province has … Read More

Quebec reports 728 new cases, 16 deaths linked to COVID-19 pandemic

Quebec is reporting 728 new novel coronavirus cases and 16 additional deaths related to the health crisis Monday. Health authorities say five of those deaths occurred in the past 24-hour … Read More

Quebec records 984 new cases, 25 deaths as coronavirus crisis continues

Quebec is reporting 984 new cases and 25 additional deaths related to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic Friday. Health authorities say four of those fatalities took place in the past … Read More

Quebec reports 1,121 new coronavirus cases, 37 more deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,121 new cases and 37 additional deaths, including eight in the past 24 hours, attributable to the novel coronavirus Thursday. The province’s COVID-19 caseload has reached 273,847 … Read More

Hospitalizations are down but COVID-19 variants ‘can quickly change’ situation: Quebec health minister

Quebec is seeing a drop in hospitalizations related to COVID-19 but officials caution the arrival of new variants could derail progress to get the pandemic under control. Health Minister Christian … Read More

Hospitalizations are down but concerns grow over COVID-19 variants in Quebec

Quebec is seeing a drop in hospitalizations related to COVID-19 but officials caution the arrival of new variants could derail progress to get the pandemic under control. Health Minister Christian … Read More

Quebec shifts focus to detecting and limiting spread of coronavirus variants

Quebec is seeing a drop in hospitalizations related to COVID-19 but officials caution the arrival of new variants could derail progress to get the pandemic under control. Health Minister Christian … Read More

Quebec to boost screening for coronavirus variants, ramp up vaccinations in Montreal

Quebec is seeing a drop in hospitalizations related to COVID-19 but officials caution the arrival of new variants could derail progress to get the pandemic under control. Health Minister Christian … Read More

Quebec reports 989 new cases, 34 deaths linked to coronavirus crisis

Quebec is reporting 989 new cases and 34 additional deaths Wednesday linked to the ongoing novel coronavirus health crisis. Health authorities say eight of those deaths occurred in the last … Read More

Quebec reports 1,101 new coronavirus cases, 33 deaths and fewer hospitalizations

Quebec on Friday reported 1,101 new novel coronavirus cases and 33 additional deaths, including seven in the last 24 hours. The province has seen 267,773 cases over the course of … Read More

‘Go get tested’ if you have any coronavirus symptoms, Quebec health minister says

Quebec is hoping to control the potential spread of variants of the novel coronavirus by urging the public to be tested as soon as they experience any symptoms associated with … Read More

Quebec reports 1,093 new cases, 42 more deaths tied to COVID-19

As the health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 1,093 new cases and 42 more deaths tied to the novel coronavirus Thursday. Health authorities say 15 of those deaths occurred in … Read More

Quebec won’t roll out COVID-19 checkpoints to curb travel between regions as reopening looms

Quebec will not be setting up police checkpoints to limit travel as some regions prepare for certain restrictions designed to stop the spread of COVID-19 to be lifted next week. … Read More

Quebec’s coronavirus hospitalizations continue to drop as province adds 1,053 new cases, 37 deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,053 new cases and 37 additional deaths, including nine in the past 24 hours, attributed to the novel coronavirus Wednesday. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the … Read More

Quebec adds 1,053 new coronavirus cases, 38 deaths as province expected to ease some rules

Quebec is reporting 1,053 new cases and 38 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus Tuesday as the province looks to loosen some restrictions designed to hamper the spread of … Read More

Quebec expected to ease some COVID-19 restrictions as province reports 1,053 new cases, 38 deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,053 new cases and 38 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus Tuesday as the province looks to loosen some restrictions designed to hamper the spread of … Read More

Coronavirus: Quebec reports 1,053 new cases, 38 deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,053 new cases and 38 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus Tuesday as the province looks to loosen some restrictions designed to hamper the spread of … Read More

Quebec expected to ease some restrictions as province reports fewer new COVID-19 cases

As the daily number of new cases drops, Quebec Premier François Legault is expected to ease some restrictions designed to hamper the spread of the novel coronavirus. The latest set … Read More

Quebec reports 890 new cases, 32 deaths tied to coronavirus pandemic

Quebec is reporting 890 new cases and 32 more deaths associated with the novel coronavirus Monday as the health crisis continues. The caseload has now reached 263,473 as the province … Read More

Quebec reports 1,295 new coronavirus cases, 50 deaths as hospitalizations drop

Quebec is reporting 1,295 new cases and 50 additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus pandemic Friday. Health authorities say nine of those deaths occurred in the past 24 hours, … Read More

Quebec records 1,368 new cases, 39 more deaths linked to coronavirus crisis

Quebec is reporting 1,368 new cases and 39 additional deaths, including eight in the past 24 hours, related to the novel coronavirus Thursday. The province’s caseload now totals 258,698. Recoveries, … Read More

Number of deaths jumped 10% in Quebec in 2020 due to coronavirus, agency reports

Quebec’s statistics agency is reporting that the number of deaths in the province jumped 10 per cent last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Institut de la statistique du … Read More

Hospitalizations drop as Quebec adds 1,328 new coronavirus cases, 53 deaths

Quebec is reporting 1,328 new cases and 53 more deaths Wednesday as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. Over the course of the pandemic, the province has seen … Read More

Quebec will exempt homeless from COVID-19 curfew after court ruling

The Quebec government says it will not challenge a temporary court order exempting the province’s homeless population from the nightly curfew implemented to stem the tide of the novel coronavirus. … Read More

Quebec will exempt homeless from COVID-19 curfew after court finds rule endangered safety

The Quebec government says it will not challenge a temporary court order exempting the province’s homeless population from the nightly curfew implemented to stem the tide of the novel coronavirus. … Read More

‘It’s a gamble’: Experts differ on merits of Quebec’s coronavirus vaccine strategy

Quebec’s director of national health said he’s still not sure when the province will begin administering COVID-19  booster shots — 43 days since officials started injecting people with the Pfizer-BioNTech … Read More

Quebec mulls easing restrictions in some regions as of Feb. 8 as coronavirus cases dip

Quebec is considering easing some of its lockdown measures for certain regions that aren’t as hard hit by the novel coronavirus crisis starting in February. Premier François Legault said Tuesday … Read More

Quebec reports 1,166 new coronavirus cases, 57 more deaths

As the pandemic continues, Quebec is reporting 1,166 new cases and 57 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus Tuesday. Health authorities say four of those deaths occurred in the … Read More

Quebec mulls easing coronavirus restrictions in some regions starting in February

Quebec is considering easing some of its lockdown measures for certain regions that aren’t as hard hit by the novel coronavirus crisis starting in February. Premier François Legault said Tuesday … Read More

Ease lockdown rules in Quebec regions with few COVID-19 cases, mayors say

Mayors in regions of Quebec where the COVID-19 infection rate is low are calling on health authorities to ease restrictions after they are set to expire Feb. 8. Marc Parent, … Read More

Quebec ‘needs more vaccines’ for rollout in seniors’ residences as Pfizer deliveries dwindle

With a delay in shipments of Pfizer vaccines, Quebec is re-evaluating its COVID-19 vaccination rollout plan for private seniors’ residences (RPAs), which are part of the province’s next phase of … Read More

Quebec ‘needs more vaccines’ as rollout slowly begins in seniors’ residences amid shipment delays

With a delay in shipments of Pfizer vaccines, Quebec is re-evaluating its COVID-19 vaccination rollout plan for private seniors’ residences (RPAs), which are part of the province’s next phase of … Read More

Quebec adds 1,203 new coronavirus cases, 43 deaths as hospitalizations continue to dip

Quebec is reporting 1,203 new cases and 43 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus health crisis Monday. Health authorities say 12 of those deaths occurred in the last 24 … Read More

Quebec marks grim pandemic milestone as coronavirus caseload tops 250,000

As the health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 1,631 new cases and 88 additional deaths attributable to the novel coronavirus Friday. Health authorities say 18 of those deaths occurred in … Read More

Quebec adds 1,624 new coronavirus cases, 66 deaths as hospitalizations drop

Quebec is reporting 1,624 new cases and 66 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus Thursday as the premier is expected to address the situation in the afternoon. The health … Read More

Quebec unlikely to ease restrictions as premier credits curfew for drop in COVID-19 cases

Quebec’s premier is crediting the nightly curfew for a decline in daily new cases of the novel coronavirus over the past 10 days, but he warns it is unlikely the … Read More

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