Four of the employees headed to the E. Gagnon et Fils fish plant tested positive for the virus, and more than 40 are in isolation after having travelled with the infected workers from Montreal to the region.
Business owners in Old Montreal are surveying the damage after protesters ransacked storefronts during a Sunday night anti-curfew protest that turned into a riot.
While Richard Archer's water buffalo spend their days relaxing to the sounds of classic rock tunes, the farmer is dealing with a growing list of headaches because of the pandemic. But he says all he can do is take everything in stride, make adjustments and find a new market for his product.
Demonstrators lit fires and shouted slogans in old Montreal Sunday evening in defiance of a new 8 p.m.curfew that went into effect to prevent the spread of COVID-19 cases.