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Outremont candidates trying to sway voters in last days before byelection | CTV News
CTV News | February 23, 2019
The battle for Outremont is in its final days as prospective MPs make their pitches to voters
Urgences-Sante responding to hundreds of more calls this year | CTV News
CTV News | February 23, 2019
Urgences-Sante is still responding to hundreds of calls a day about Montrealers who have slipped on the city’s slippery roads and sidewalks.
Attack in Plateau leaves 18-year-old in critical condition | CTV News
CTV News | February 23, 2019
An 18-year-old is in critical condition after being hit in the head outside a bar in the Plateau early Saturday morning.
17-year-old Laval teen missing | CTV News
CTV News | February 23, 2019
A Laval teenager is missing and Laval police are seeking the public’s help in finding her.
Lawyer: R. Kelly a 'star' with no need to force sex | CTV News
CTV News | February 23, 2019
A prosecutor told the judge at R. Kelly's bond hearing in Chicago that the singer met one of the four people he's charged with sexually abusing during his 2008 child pornography trial.
Laid-off Bombardier workers en route to finding new roles at company and beyond | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
The CEO and union leaders at Bombardier Inc. say the plane-and-train maker is well on the way to finding new work for recently laid-off employees.
'It's a catastrophic situation for us:' immigrants argue for injunction against Bill 9 | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
Lawyers representing newscomers to Quebec whose applications to stay in the province were thrown into chaos by a proposed bill argued their case before a judge on Friday.
McGill gets $1.8 million from Ottawa to reduce carbon footprint | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
McGill University is upgrading its heating system as part of the effort to fight global warming.
How a Montrealer helped spark Haitian protests against corruption | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
In a photo posted to Twitter last summer, Gilbert Mirambeau Jr. sits on a couch in Montreal, wearing a blindfold and holding up a cardboard sign with a handwritten Creole message that reads: "Where is the PetroCaribe money?"
Sherbrooke psychologist accused of pimping out clients | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
A Sherbrooke psychologist is facing numerous charges in relation to allegations he pimped out his clients.
Insectarium to shut down for $36.35 million renovation | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
Montrealers looking to get their fill of creepy crawlers should make their way to the Insectarium before March 11, when the building will close for renovations.
SNC-Lavalin reports $1.6 billion fourth-quarter loss | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. slashed its dividend by 65 per cent Friday as it reported a fourth-quarter loss of $1.6 billion.
Gas leak forces evacuation of several St-Laurent homes | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
Several homes in the St-Laurent borough were evacuated due to a gas leak on Thursday night.
Top bureaucrat defends Trudeau government's conduct in SNC-Lavalin controversy | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
Canada's top civil servant says with everything he knows, Michael Wernick says the Prime Minister's Office handled the matter of S-N-C Lavalin with integrity.
Gallagher's hat trick leads Habs to 5-1 romp over Flyers | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
The Bell Centre fans were urging Brendan Gallagher to complete his hat trick after scoring two quick goals in the opening period.
From flubs to selfies: Oscar night's golden moments | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
As the best Hollywood has to offer gathers for the 91st Academy Award in Los Angeles this Sunday, CTVNews.ca looks back at some golden moments from the Oscars.
SAQ, union endorse agreement in principle | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
The 5,500 employees of SAQ outlets and offices have overwhelmingly endorsed the agreement in principle reached by the union with management in December.
Jury in case of man on trial in ailing wife's slaying asks to hear his testimony | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
The jury deciding the fate of a Montreal man on trial for the killing of his ailing wife wants to hear his testimony again.
Montrealers can dream of spring at bicycle, motorcycle shows | CTV News
CTV News | February 22, 2019
The Montreal Bicycle Show opened at Place Bonaventure and this year’s edition focused on electric bikes.
Mixed Martial Arts fighter Georges St-Pierre retires | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Georges St-Pierre, a two-division champion, leaves with a record of 26-2-0 and a 13-fight winning streak. He holds the record for most 170-pound title defences at nine.
EMSB: Willingdon gets second campus, Edinburgh gets modular classrooms | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
The English Montreal School Board has approved two plans to deal with overcrowding at elementary schools in western Montreal.
Caisse de Depot grew 4.2% in 2018, bought more shares in SNC-Lavalin | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
The Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec had a 4.2 percent return on investment for the 2018 fiscal year.
EMSB chair apologizes for behaviour, but vice-chair does not accept | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
At her first board meeting since her salary was slashed, the chair of the English Montreal School Board apologized for her behaviour.
Police search for suspects in July attack | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Months after an attack in downtown Montreal, police have released photos and videos of the suspects.
Outremont by-election candidates face off at debate | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
With less than one week until voters in Outremont head to the polls in a by-election, many candidates faced each other in a debate.
SNC-Lavalin lawyers rushed to prosecutors before MPs knew of proposed law change | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Representatives for SNC-Lavalin hustled to connect with federal prosecutors after the Liberal government quietly introduced a proposal last year to allow corporations to strike settlement deals and avoid criminal prosecution, court documents show.
Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit in Montreal | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Montreal police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck.
Coast Guard lieutenant was planning domestic terrorism: U.S. Feds | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
A Coast Guard lieutenant who was arrested last week is a "domestic terrorist" who drafted an email discussing biological attacks and had what appeared to be a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures, prosecutors said in court papers.
Montreal launches fifth snow removal operation | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
The city of Montreal is beginning another snow removal operation on Thursday evening, and it's going to have to dip into its budgetary reserves to pay for it.
NDP loses another incumbent as Quebec MP says she won't seek re-election | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
The federal NDP is losing another incumbent, as Quebec MP Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet says she will not be seeking re-election later this year.
Rocky start for Quebec immigration hearings as parties point fingers | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Hearings on the CAQ’s controversial immigration reform bill were stalled Thursday as groups pulled out of the process and politicians accused each other of sabotage.
Unidentified man allegedly committing serial sexual assaults in Repentigny | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly committed crimes of a sexual nature in Repentigny.
Canada's oldest man, Westmount's Robert Wiener, dies at 110 | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
The Westmount man who had the distinction of being Canada’s oldest man has died. Robert Wiener was 110.
The Quebec government wants to clear up confusion over school fees | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Quebec's education minister says he'll table a new law to clear up the confusion over extra school fees. The government, parents and school boards all agree the current law is confusing.
New play spotlights the female casualties of war | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
'Numbers Increase as we Count' is a play about the women who are targeted and become casualties of war in battle zones.
Proposed edible pot rules are wasteful, would leave products tasteless: critics | CTV News
CTV News | February 21, 2019
Canada's proposed edible pot regulations would result in tasteless products wrapped in wasteful packaging, shutting out medical patients and fuelling a continued black market, critics say.
CAQ wants to create thousands more spaces in daycares | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Quebec's Family Minister wants the province's daycare system to create thousands of more spaces over the next two years.
Georges St-Pierre is retiring from UFC fighting | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Georges St-Pierre, a two-division UFC champion who put mixed martial arts on the map in Canada, is retiring.
Montreal construction closures for weekend of Feb. 22 | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Multiple Turcot ramps and stretches of Highway 15 between the Champlain bridge and the Turcot Interchange will be closed this weekend.
Immigration lawyers challenging CAQ decision to throw out applications | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
The Quebec association of Immigration lawyers (AQAADI) is heading to court to challenge a decision by the Coalition Avenir Quebec government.
Police worried about missing man's health | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Montreal police are alerting the public to a missing man. 21-year-old Guillaume Frigon was last seen Tuesday Feb. 19 at his home in Montreal North.
Canadiens end four-game losing streak by defeating Blue Jackets | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Tomas Tatar scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and the Montreal Canadiens held on to defeat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 to snap a four-game slide and collect their first win since Feb. 4.
Hearings into SNC-Lavalin affair start today, but not with Wilson-Raybould | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
The House of Commons justice committee will begin hearings today into the allegation that the PMO improperly pressured former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to help SNC-Lavalin avoid criminal prosecution. Wilson-Raybould herself has been invited to testify, but likely won't appear until Mond...
Tears, flowers at impromptu memorial for Syrian children killed in Halifax fire | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Dozens of people gathered outside the charred remnants of a suburban Halifax home Tuesday night to mourn the loss of seven children killed in a fast-moving fire and to show support for the injured, grieving parents left behind.
Montreal man fined for walking on street plans to fight ticket | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
A Montreal man who was fined $48 for walking on a quiet street instead of an ice-covered sidewalk plans to fight the ticket.
Quebec Solidaire MNA accused of making racist comments | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
A Quebec Solidaire MNA is being criticized for making racist comments. Emilise Lessard-Therrien recently used inflammatory language to describe foreign investors in Quebec's agriculture sector.
Quebec school evacuated due to snow accumulation on the roof | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
An elementary school was evacuated a little before noon Wednesday in St-Elie-de-Caxton, about 40 kilometres north of Trois-Rivieres.
MUHC doctor honoured for innovation in early detection of women's cancers | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
An MUHC doctor has won Quebec Science's ‘Top Scientific Discovery of 2018.’ Dr. Lucy Gilbert is behind a project called DOvEE, aiming at detecting ovarian and endometrial cancers early.
Cannabis company expanding in St. Eustache | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Emerald Health Therapeutics is opening a newly upgraded production facility in Quebec.
No acquittal possible for Montreal man accused in wife's death: judge | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Jurors hearing the case of a Montreal man accused in the killing of his ailing wife will have to weigh two possible verdicts.
Injunction filed against Quebec gov't over 18,000 cancelled immigration applications | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Immigration lawyers are fighting to block the government's plans to throw out 18,000 outstanding applications.
Quebec says former SNC-Lavalin exec owes $11 million in back taxes | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Quebec's Revenue Department is trying to seize the assets of a former SNC-Lavalin executive facing trial on fraud-related charges after estimating he owes the government more than $11 million in back taxes.
Two men stabbed at Decarie Square | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
Montreal police are investigating the stabbing of two men in the parking lot of the Decarie Square Mall.
EMSB to vote on plan to deal with school overcrowding | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
The Governing Board of Willingdon Elementary School voted Tuesday in favour of creating a senior campus in what used to be St. Ignatius of Loyola, at the corner of Somerled Ave. and Coronation Ave.
Workers ordered to stop delaying STM bus maintenance | CTV News
CTV News | February 20, 2019
A Labour Tribunal has ordered STM maintenance employees to stop deliberately working slowly.
'A bit of a circus': Liberals slam CAQ's cannabis hearings | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The CAQ's plans to tighten the rules around cannabis are drawing criticism from the opposition, who say the hearings on Bill 2 are a sham.
Vaping among Canadian teens is a crisis, say doctors | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Health experts and anti-smoking groups are hoping the federal government to do more to keep young people from taking up a dangerous habit.
Montreal native Justin Senior has signed with Kansas City Chiefs | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
There's another Canadian offensive lineman with the NFL's Kansas City Chiefs. Montreal native Justin Senior announced on Twitter that he's signed with the Chiefs as a free agent.
PM arrives for cabinet amid SNC-Lavalin questions | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The opposition parties are charging back into the House of Commons today, loaded with questions for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about what his office did to try to help the embattled Montreal engineering company SNC-Lavalin in its corruption case.
Police seek help finding missing 78-year-old woman | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Monique Renaud, 78, was last seen on Monday in the borough of Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles. She is known to spend time at Carrefour de la Pointe.
Missing teenager Lina Yamini was last seen Monday | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Montreal police want your help finding a teenaged girl who went missing on Monday.
Montreal wheelchair users unhappy with snow removal progress | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Residents who rely on wheelchairs or other assistive devices are struggling with snow and icy streets -- some say they're forced to stay indoors for days at a time because it's too dangerous to venture outdoors.
'Serious and highly contagious': Public Health Agency of Canada releases measles reminder | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The Public Health Agency of Canada has released a reminder to Canadians that measles is “serious and highly contagious,” but can be prevented with two doses of the MMR vaccine, amid a measles outbreak in Vancouver, B.C.
Snow, freezing rain to arrive midweek | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The next storm to hit southern Quebec will arrive Wednesday night and leave 10 to 20 cm of snow on the ground by Thursday morning, followed by freezing rain.
Defence suggests manslaughter conviction for man who killed wife with advanced Alzheimer's | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The defence is arguing that a Montreal man on trial for murder in the death of his ailing wife should be found guilty on a lesser charge of manslaughter.
Honda to shut plant in Brexit-shaken Britain | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Japanese carmaker Honda plans to close its car factory in western England in 2021, a fresh blow to the British economy as it struggles with the uncertainty associated with leaving the European Union next month.
Montreal creating grants worth millions to decontaminate land | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The city of Montreal is going to spend tens of millions of dollars to help developers decontaminate land in the city. It will then spend more money to promote the development of new industrial buildings.
Plante administration to analyze 60 intersections in effort to improve safety | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The city of Montreal will spend several months analyzing dozens of intersections to see if they can be made safer for pedestrians and drivers.
Payless to close 248 Canadian stores, saying it's 'ill-equipped' for market | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Payless ShoeSource Canada Inc. says it will soon file for creditor protection in Canada and close all 2,500 of its North American stores this spring.
Liberals face calls for inquiry into SNC-Lavalin affair, voice support for former PMO aide | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived on the Hill today to calls from the opposition to launch a public inquiry into the allegations of PMO interference in a criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin, and questions from reporters over the resignation of his closest adviser.
Two pedestrians hit by truck in Montreal | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Two men were hospitalized Tuesday morning after being hit by a small truck in a parking lot.
Nurses upset with Canadian government upon return from Haiti | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
A group of Canadian nurses has returned from a humanitarian mission in Haiti after being delayed for a week because of violent protests.
'Feeling of being in prison': Wheelchair users fed up with slow pace of snow removal | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
Residents who rely on wheelchairs or other assistive devices are struggling with snow and icy streets -- some say they're forced to stay indoors for days at a time because it's too dangerous to venture outdoors.
Toronto Defiant Overwatch academy team to be known as the Montreal Rebellion | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The Toronto Defiant's Overwatch academy team will be known as the Montreal Rebellion. The Montreal feeder team will play in the Overwatch Contenders League.
Laval mother accused of murdering daughters had reached breaking point: defence | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
People who saw a Quebec woman on the day she is alleged to have killed her two daughters testified that she acted "as if she was in a coma" and was "disconnected from reality," her lawyer reminded jurors Tuesday.
Lagerfeld legacy felt in Montreal fashion circles | CTV News
CTV News | February 19, 2019
The legacy of Karl Lagerfeld, who died Tuesday, is felt in Montreal fashion circles. Designer Christian Chenail shares thoughts.
Closing arguments begin in trial of Laval mother accused of killing her two girls | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
The lawyer for a Quebec mother accused of killing her two daughters is questioning the work of investigators who analyzed the crime scene.
Closing arguments begin in case of Quebecers who want medically-assisted death | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
The parties began final arguments Monday after 24 days of hearings in the challenge of the provincial and federal laws covering medical aid in dying. Arguments are scheduled to continue until Feb. 28.
Quebec students safely arrive in Montreal after Haiti trip cut short | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
A group of Quebec school children have arrived safe and sound in Montreal after returning early from a trip to Haiti.
Panthers chase Niemi and hand Canadiens fourth straight loss | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Aleksander Barkov got his second career hat trick and the Florida Panthers beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-3 on Sunday night.
Escaped convict remains at large | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Police are continuing to search for escaped murderer Denis Begin. The 58-year-old inmate fled from a minimum security Federal Training Centre in Laval on Friday, Feb. 15.
Nurses hope to return from Haiti | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Canadian nurses in Haiti on a humanitarian mission hope to return from the Caribbean country Monday.
At least six roofs collapse across Quebec | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
The heavy snowfall and freezing rain that fell across Quebec has proved to be too much for the roofs of at least six buildings in the province. The latest collapse happened in Mirabel.
18-wheeler crash closes highway east of Montreal | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Police closed Highway 640 east of Montreal on Monday morning when a tractor-trailer crashed.
Laval police searching for man who failed to attend legal proceedings | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Laval police are asking for help in tracking down a man who was supposed to appear in court but has not.
Wildlife area protected north of Montreal | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
The Nature Conservancy of Canada says it is expanding a wilderness corridor north of Montreal that's essential for the movement of wildlife.
No snow problem! Montrealer rigs up plow to Smart car | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
A Montreal man has his own inventive way to deal with winter – and all that snow. Frank Espina bought an electric Smart Fortwo ED and After six months of planning, rigged up a Blackline plow to remove snow at his St-Henri condo complex.
Quebec pediatricians propose solutions to treat ADHD | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Pediatricians in Quebec are trying to call attention to how children with ADHD are being treated. Last month, they sounded the alarm on overprescription of medication to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – but there's also the issue of video games. They're now proposing solutions to i...
Alumni consider legal action of Riverdale High being placed into French system | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
A group of alumni who started a petition to keep Riverdale High School open is now considering legal action.
Tax time: What's changed in Canada for 2019 | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
If you own an Airbnb rental, have a service animal or attend a post-secondary institution, then you may be affected by changes to Canada’s tax code. CTVNews.ca explains what you need to know before you file your return.
CAQ wants to give more power to Quebec's nurse practitioners | CTV News
CTV News | February 18, 2019
Quebec's health minister wants to give more power to nurse practitioners as part of a plan to ease the backlog in the healthcare system.
Lightning strikes thrice in third as Montreal loses to Tampa Bay | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Nikita Kucherov had a goal and an assist in the third period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-0 on Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
Architecture firm under fire for bidding to design new immigrant holding facility in Laval | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Protesters marched to the offices of a St. Henri architect on Sunday, voicing displeasure with the potential construction of a new immigration holding centre.
CAQ plan to expand kindergarten faces opposition within National Assembly | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Quebec’s three opposition parties are all voicing their disagreement with the CAQ’s plan to expand kindergarten to younger kids.
After a two-decade fight, cochlear implants will finally be available in Montreal | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Ryan Duchoeny was seven years old when his parents raised $50,000 and went to court to fight for access to a cochlear implant that was eventually done in Vermont. Twenty years later, the procedure will finally be offered in two of Montreal's teaching hospitals.
Dad charged in death after Amber Alert suffered self-inflicted gunshot wound: police | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Police say a Toronto-area man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his daughter is in hospital with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Montreal Alouettes hope to be first CFL team employing both male and female cheerleaders | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Get your pom-poms ready: Tryouts for the Montreal Alouettes' cheerleading squad begin next Saturday, and this year, men are invited to audition.
Weekend Bite: 'Bab Sharqui' serves authentic Syrian dishes prepared by refugees | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
‘Bab Sharqi’ serves up Syrian food - owner Samer Kassis survived war to come to Canada and share a piece of his home.
After frantic search, first responders confirm no one trapped beneath caved roof in Trois-Rivieres | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
After searching the wreck of a heavily damaged building in Trois-Rivieres, officials have concluded nobody was trapped inside.
'Very chaotic': Over 100 Quebec tourists arrive in Montreal after being trapped in Haiti | CTV News
CTV News | February 17, 2019
Dozens of Quebec tourists who had been trapped in Haiti amid violent street protests were greeted with hugs and tears from relieved loved ones as they landed at Montreal's airport on Saturday.