The Quebec government is scaling back public health restrictions on bars and restaurants starting Nov. 1, allowing them to reach full capacity and stay open for their pre-pandemic hours.
Four Montreal firefighters responded to a distress signal near the Lachine rapids and picked up two people. At some point, the rescue boat itself capsized and one firefighter is still missing.
According to Radio-Canada, the Quebec government plans to force private agencies to mainly fill evening, overnight and weekend shifts in hopes of retaining nurses in the public sector — a move that's left some in the health-care system divided.
Organizers with the Quebec Coalition of the World March of Women (CQMMF) are asking the province to institute systemic change and concrete measures to better protect the daily lives of Indigenous women.