Quebec City

Things to know if you’re staying at Quebec City’s ice hotel

VALCARTIER, QUE.-Hôtel de Glace, the ice hotel, has welcomed guests to its chilly rooms since 2001. This year, it moved to the spacious grounds of …

Hotels

Massive wind turbines to crowd Queensway for weeks

Wind blades expected to travel along Highway 417 until November, Transportation Ministry says<p>Enormous wind blades will be taking up space on the …

Wind Power

Spiritual sanctuary developing $3.1M multimedia show in rural Quebec

Funding from federal, provincial governments seeks to boost economic vitality of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean<p>A group of Capuchin brothers will bring their …

Canada

Canadiens cut three players from training camp

Forwards Martin Reway and Nikita Scherbak, and goaltender Zachary Fucale, will all report to the Laval Rocket training camp which will get underway …

Ice Hockey

Ontario premier says she was misunderstood by Quebec party leader during meeting

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne contradicted the leader of one of Quebec's opposition parties Friday, saying he misunderstood their private …

Canadian News

Digging down Ontario's cap and trade plan

With Premier Kathleen Wynne announcing yet again on Friday that Ontario will join the California/Quebec cap and trade carbon pricing market Jan. 1 — …

Canadian News

Former teacher is fourth known person involved with child-porn case to have taken his own life

Four years after police first alleged that hundreds of suspects had bought child pornography from a Toronto firm, fallout from the investigation is still rippling, with the suicide this week of a Quebec man who poisoned himself in a courtroom rather than go behind bars.<p>Journalists at the Quebec …

Crime

Tragedy and pride mark 100th anniversary of Quebec City's historic bridge

After 100 years, a bright and colourful celebration will mark the centenary of the Pont de Québec in Quebec City and highlight the history of what …

Quebec

Ontario joins California's market to sell pollution credits

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California on Friday expanded its market for buying and trading permits to emit greenhouse gases to include the Canadian province of Ontario.<p>The market is the centerpiece of California's cap-and-trade program, which aims to reduce carbon pollution over time by capping …

Business

Ontario signs formal agreement to join Quebec California carbon market in 2018

Ontario, Quebec and California signed an agreement Friday to create the world’s second largest carbon market, with their leaders dismissing naysayers …

Climate

Ontario, Quebec, and California ink climate-change deal

The most powerful sub-national leader in the world says he, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, and Quebec’s Philippe Couillard are “insurgent forces” in …

Canadian News

Checking In: Quebec City's Auberge Saint-Antoine updates its 1600s core

The irresistible allure of Auberge Saint-Antoine in Quebec City is that it continues to reinvent its fine hospitality and upbeat contemporary …

Canadian News

Montreal has more power, autonomy under new provincial law

Bill 121 grants city new authority in areas of economic development, housing and social policy<p>The City of Montreal has sweeping new powers in areas …

Canada

Nicolas Boudreau, Quebec Teacher Guilty Of Child Porn Charges, Takes His Own Life In Court

QUEBEC — The man who swallowed liquid in front of a judge who had just sentenced him to jail on child porn charges died in hospital, police confirmed …

Canadian News

Francis: Let's find solution to avoid arena issues that cost other NHL centres

Calgary will get a new downtown arena.The question is whether city hall will ask taxpayers to pay for a reasonable part of it now, or pay much more …

Canadian News

Wynne first premier from outside province to address Quebec’s National Assembly

“We, in Ontario, understand the pivotal dynamic between two founding peoples and our shared relationship with the Indigenous people whose history on …

Canada

Habs D Juulsen out six weeks

Noah Juulsen sustained a fractured foot in the team's Sept. 18 game against the Boston Bruins and will miss six weeks.<p>Canadiens head coach Claude …

Ice Hockey

1,110 municipal elections get underway today in Quebec

CBC Montreal's election team gives you a preview of what to expect between now and Nov. 5th<p>Montreal's municipal election campaign officially begins …

Canada

Game Preview: Devils @ Canadiens

Head coach Claude Julien will opt for a lineup similar to the one he utilized in Quebec City on Monday, aside from in goal, where starter Carey Price …

Ice Hockey

Wynne speaks at National Assembly as Couillard woos English Quebecers

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne spent Thursday in Quebec City, meeting with Premier Philippe Couillard and the leaders of the opposition parties.<p>While …

Canada

Cannabis at heart of discussions as Quebec, Ontario cabinets meet

QUEBEC — The legalization of cannabis will be at the heart of discussions as Quebec and Ontario cabinets meet today in Quebec City.<p>Senior ministers …

Canadian News

One dead, another seriously injured in head-on crash north of Quebec City

One driver is dead and another seriously injured in the wake of a head-on collision Friday morning between a car and a truck near the municipality of …

Canadian News

The place that banned the term grilled cheese and cocktail

<b>From grilled cheese to cocktails, drag queen and leggings, the French-language watchdog in the Canadian province of Quebec has relaxed its guidelines around some common "anglicisms".</b><p>It's the Canadian province that made international headlines for "pastagate" - a fracas over the use of the word …

Comfort Food

A DIY Guide to Canada: The Romantic Getaway

Italy means jetlag. The Caribbean, you’ve been to. Canada’s an easy four-season destination for a romantic getaway—and a more varied and promising one than you might think. In fact, a trip up there might be just the thing to fan the flames. Here’s a guide to some of the best spots north of the …

Canada

Too funny: Quebec town gets Guinness World Record nod

MONTREAL — A small community in Quebec has entered the Guinness World Records — with not one but two exclamation points.

Canadian News

Montreal police union leader unworthy to be a cop: Quebec City chief

Robert Pigeon, chief of Quebec City’s police force, has described controversial Montreal police union leader Yves Francoeur as “a shame to the …

Canadian News

Former CEGEP teacher may have attempted suicide after being sentenced

A man in his 50s caused panic at the Quebec City courthouse on Wednesday morning when he made what appears to be a suicide attempt after receiving …

Crime

Long-term-care residents in Quebec to get second bath each week: report

The Quebec government is to announce Wednesday it will spend $30 million to provide residents at the province’s long-term care facilities with a …

Canadian News

Bruins Vs. Red Wings Live Stream: Watch Preseason Game Online

2,643<p>The Boston Bruins return to TD Garden on Tuesday night for their first preseason home game of 2017. They’ll take on their Atlantic Division …

Ice Hockey

DeBrusk excited ‘to get his look tonight’ with Krejci, Pastrnak

BRIGHTON, Mass – After watching fellow Bruins prospects Anders Bjork and Jesse Gabrielle score in the preseason opener vs. the Canadiens on Monday …

Ice Hockey