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Dozens evacuated after north end fire

The Montreal fire department was called to the scene of an apartment fire in Riviere-des-Prairies late Monday night. Read more...

Fur industry 'disgusted' with abuse allegations at mink farm

The Fur Council of Canada is coming forward after recent revelations that thousands of mink and dozens of foxes are living in filthy conditions at a fur farm in the community of St. Jude, near St. Hyacinthe in the Montérégie region. Read more...

Government to limit use of e-cigarettes

Quebec Liberal minister Lucie Charlebois will introduce legislation to limit the use of e-cigarettes among minors. Read more...

WATCH: Fur farm abuse unpunished in St. Jude

Thousands of mink and about 100 foxes are being kept in deplorable conditions on a mink farm in the Monteregie. Read more...

Apartment building evacuated over fears of collapse

Firefighters suspect that improper renovation work is responsible for the partial collapse of a covered laneway at an apartment building on Cartier south of Sherbrooke this morning. Read more...

Mirabel mayor wants to save airport terminal

Mirabel’s newly elected mayor, Jean Bouchard, has been trying to save the airport terminal from being demolished – the intention made public by the airport authority in May. Read more...

Getting help with suicidal thoughts

Public health officials say mental illness and suicide is a major public health concern, but there are resources available for people contemplating taking their own life, or for friends and family concerned about someone. Read more...

Proposal to change Verdun beach location

Projet Montreal has an alternative for the new proposed beach in Verdun. Read more...

UPDATE: Major power outage briefly plunges tens of thousands into darkness

Most of the 193,000 Quebecers who lost power just after noon today have their power back. Read more...

WATCH: Major fuel spill averted in Saint-Eustache

A truck driver in his seventies is in serious condition in hospital after an accident Monday evening in St-Eustache. Read more...

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