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Grand Times opens glass tower in Drummondville

If you’re turned on by contemporary design, you’ll get frissons at the striking new Grand Times Hotel in Drummondville.

At 12 storeys, it is one of the tallest towers between Montreal and Quebec City, an instant landmark that opened in March in a low-rise industrial town surrounded by farmland. 888 more words

Montreal

Man critical after hit by tractor-trailer while changing tire on Highway 20

MONTREAL – A 51-year-old Drummondville man was rushed to hospital in critical condition after he was struck by a a tractor-trailer while changing a tire on the side of a highway. 144 more words

Crime

Man hit by truck while changing tire on Highway 20

A 51-year-old Drummondville resident is fighting for his life in hospital after being hit by a truck, possibly a tractor-trailer, while changing a tire at the side of Highway 20 in central Quebec. 162 more words

Local News

Quebec spa spiritual guide, assistants heading to prison for role in woman's extreme-sweating death

DRUMMONDVILLE — Three Quebecers are going to prison for their role in the extreme-sweating death of a woman who was wrapped in mud and cellophane at a spa. 258 more words

News

Three going to jail after spa sweating death in 2011

DRUMMONDVILLE — Three Quebecers are going to prison for their role in the extreme-sweating death of a woman who was wrapped in mud and cellophane at a spa. 258 more words

Local News

Pileup on Highway 20 in the Montérégie

A series of automobile accidents Monday morning on Highway 20 westbound, near Sainte-Hélène-de-Bagot in the Montérégie, left one woman dead and caused the complete closure of the highway for several hours. 183 more words

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A warm welcome in a cold place for Senegalese refugees

DRUMMONDVILLE — When the Diattas learned they would be resettled in Canada, they had no idea where they were going. “Others had gone to Alberta, or Vancouver or Toronto,” said Kine Diatta, 33, who arrived here in November with her father and five siblings. 442 more words

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