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

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

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

Quebec is reporting 919 new cases and five more deaths attributable to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis Friday. The number of hospitalizations related to the novel coronavirus now stands at … 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

Quebecers urged to keep booking shots as COVID-19 vaccine drive takes off

Quebecers headed to the internet in record-breaking droves to sign up for their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine as the province expands its immunization campaign and urges more adults … Read More

Quebec’s COVID-19 vaccine drive takes off as age eligibility drops to 40

Quebecers headed to the internet in record-breaking droves to sign up for their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine as the province expands its immunization campaign. Health Minister Christian Dubé … Read More

‘We must vaccinate as many Quebecers as possible’: province turns to COVID-19 ads, mobile sites

Quebecers are heading to the internet in record-breaking droves to sign up for their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine as the province widens its immunization campaign and expands efforts … 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

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 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 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 reports nearly 1,600 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations jump

Quebec recorded 1,599 new cases of COVID-19 and two more pandemic-related deaths Monday as the third wave deepens in the province. The caseload, which remains one of the highest in … Read More

Quebec adds almost 1,700 new COVID-19 cases, breaks single-day vaccination record

Quebec is reporting 1,683 new cases and eight more deaths linked to COVID-19 as the province broke its single-day vaccination record Friday. Hospitalizations related to the new coronavirus rose once … Read More

Quebec smashes vaccination record as COVID-19 variants take hold in provincial capital

Quebec is reporting 1,683 new cases and eight more deaths linked to COVID-19 as the province broke its single-day vaccination record Friday. Hospitalizations related to the new coronavirus rose once … Read More

Quebec tops 1,600 new cases as third COVID-19 wave deepens

Quebec is continuing to see a rise in COVID-19 infections after the province reported 1,609 new cases Thursday. It is the highest number of new daily cases recorded since at … Read More

Medical masks mandatory in all Quebec workplaces starting April 8

In Quebec, medical masks will be mandatory in all workplaces beginning Thursday as part of the province’s fight against the spread of COVID-19 variants. The Commission des normes, de l’équité, … Read More

Quebec tops 1,250 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations spike

Quebec is reporting 1,270 new COVID-19 cases and eight more deaths, including one in the past 24 hours, Wednesday amid a surge in infections in the province. The caseload stands … Read More

Quebec to start vaccinating essential workers, chronically ill in Montreal

Quebec is expanding its COVID-19 vaccination rollout to essential workers in Montreal, who will be able to book their first appointment starting this Friday. Under the plan, Montrealers who live … Read More

Quebec officials to outline next phase of COVID-19 vaccination rollout

Quebec’s health minister is expected to give details of the next phase of the province’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout as the province faces the third wave of the pandemic. Christian Dubé … Read More

As COVID-19 cases spike in Quebec, doctors call for tightened restrictions in Montreal

Doctors and other health-care professionals are calling for tightened public health restrictions in Montreal as the province reports the highest daily tally of new COVID-19 cases since January. Quebec saw … Read More

Montreal doctors call for stricter measures as Quebec tops 1,300 new COVID-19 cases

Doctors and other health-care professionals are calling for tightened public health restrictions in Montreal as the province reports the highest daily tally of new COVID-19 cases since January. Quebec saw … Read More

Quebec tops 1,300 new cases, reports 5 more deaths amid COVID-19 surge

Quebec is reporting 1,314 new cases and five additional deaths attributed to COVID-19 as some parts of the province face a fresh wave of lockdown measures Friday. The number of … Read More

Quebec reports more than 1,200 new COVID-19 cases as third wave sets in

Quebec is reporting 1,271 new cases and nine more deaths, including one in the past 24 hours, Thursday as the COVID-19 crisis gains steam. The province’s case count now stands … Read More

Montreal families reach $5.5M settlement in lawsuit against Herron long-term care home

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 31, 2021 1:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Lawyers representing families of a … Read More

High school students need to be back in class, Quebec education minister tells English boards

Quebec’s education minister is ordering English-language school boards in the Montreal area to return to full-time in-person learning for all high school students despite concerns over the third wave of … Read More

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