Monitoring Ontarios Fatal Wildlife Disease

Monitoring Ontario’s Fatal Wildlife Disease

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Ontario – The government of Ontario is asking hunters to submit deer samples as part of its Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) surveillance program to allow for early detection of the disease. Hunter samples from harvested deer are critical in Ontario’s efforts to detect CWD – a fatal, untreatable brain disease that affects members of the deer family, including white-tailed deer, …


Mélanie Joly visits Ahuntsic-Cartierville


Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, visited Ahuntsic-Cartierville, a borough in Montreal, Quebec. The place offers fresh, quality, homegrown vegetables to the people around.She thanked the Réal and his team from La Ferme de Rue for welcoming them and letting them taste their excellent crops.

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Offering $20.5m for mobile wireless, Internet access services 

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Ottawa- The CRTC announced that ten projects will receive up to $20.5 million in funding from the Broadband Fund. The projects will support the rollout of fourth-generation (also known as LTE or LTE-A) mobile wireless access along 425 kilometres of roads and highways in Manitoba, Quebec, and Newfoundland and Labrador. They will also support improved Internet and mobile wireless access that …


Canada, German discuss global food crisis, security threats

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Montréal – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with Annalena Baerbock, Germany’s Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, in Montréal, Quebec. Together, the ministers discussed the importance of the transatlantic relationship as it relates to growing geopolitical instability and key threats to global , including Russia’s unprovoked and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine, as well as the situations in Iran, Syria, …

Quebec Safe Boating

Quebec Safe Boating Awareness Week 2022

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Ottawa  – In Quebec, the start of boating season coincides with the onset of summer holidays around mid-June, when weather and environmental conditions finally allow boats to be launched. The Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra indicated that Quebec Safe Boating Awareness Week will take place from June 15 to 21 under the theme “Safety on the water, I’m on board! …

Public Health Agency of Canada Confirms 2 cases of Monkeypox

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Ottawa – The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is working with the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and public health authorities in the province of Quebec to investigate potential exposure and contacts of a case of monkeypox recently identified in the United States (U.S.). The U.S. citizen had recently travelled to Canada from the U.S. The …


Supporting families of missing & murdered Indigenous women, girls in Québec 

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Support line for those affected by missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people Québec – For immediate emotional assistance, call 1-844-413-6649. You can also access long-term health support services such as mental health counselling, community-based emotional support and cultural services and some travel costs to see Elders and traditional healers. Violence against Indigenous women, girls, Two Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, …


All Covid-19 health restrictions lifted in Quebec except masks

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Quebec – In Quebec, with the exception of mask mandates, all other rules have been ended. Restaurants, bars, casinos and other large entertainment venues are now open without capacity limits. As a result, Bell Centre was allowed to have a full house for the Montreal Canadiens hockey game on Saturday evening.