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Wave of bomb threats hits schools across Quebec

QUEBEC — A wave of bomb threats targeting educational institutions shut schools across Quebec and Ontario on Tuesday.

Institutions at all levels, French-language as well as English-language schools, received a threatening email warning that bombs were hidden in schools. 486 more words

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Poutine Review: Fromagerie Lemaire

People have been raving to me about Fromagerie Lemaire for years. Located just off highway 20 near Drummondville, they are right in the heart of Quebec’s poutine heartland. 307 more words


Statutory release reinstated for Hells Angel

A Hells Angel who was once considered a leading figure among the gang in Quebec saw his statutory release reinstated Tuesday even though questions remained unanswered during his parole hearing. 530 more words

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Man who escaped from Alberta jail 5 months ago arrested in Quebec 

CALGARY – A man who was on the lam from an Alberta jail for nearly five months is back in custody.

Sylvain Martin escaped from the Bowden Institution on April 16. 35 more words


UPDATE: Three dead, eight injured after major fire in Drummondville

WATCH ABOVE: Raw footage of the Drummondville fire captured by neighbour Mathieu Bibeau.

DRUMMONDVILLE – Three people have died and eight people are injured after a major fire broke out Wednesday night in an apartment building in Drummondville. 114 more words


'Apocalyptic' fire takes three lives in Drummondville

Quebec provincial police say three people died in a fire in a Quebec apartment complex on Thursday.

Quebec’s coroner’s office Friday identified two of the three victims — Marcel Roy, 66 and Stéphane Vincent, 46. 245 more words

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Police locate body of man who disappeared in St-François River

Police located the body of a 22-year-old man who disappeared in Drummondville under odd circumstances.

He was last seen walking in the St-François River near Voltigeurs Park with two other young adults on Monday. 36 more words