Extreme cold weather warning issued for northern New Brunswick

An extreme cold weather warning has been issued for northern New Brunswick. “Extreme cold warnings are issued when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk to health such as frost bite and hypothermia,” said Environment Canada in its statement. ...

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City of Fredericton, transit union reach tentative agreement

The city of Fredericton and the Canadian Union of Public Employees 1783 have reached a tentative agreement.  The information was confirmed to CBC by the city’s communications manager Wayne Knorr.  A tentative agreement has been reached with City’s transit drivers. Documents ...

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Montreal weather: Very cold

Here is your forecast for Saturday, Feb. 13: Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 gusting to 40 this afternoon. Temperature steady near minus 23. Wind chill -39 C. Tonight: A few clouds. ...

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Highway 40 East re-opens after accident

A stretch of Highway 40 East in the borough of Anjou was closed for hours after an accident early Saturday morning. Quebec provincial police say the collision involved a truck near Roi-René Street. The driver lost control of his vehicle and hit the median. He ...

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Montreal SPCA slams Bromont pit-bull ban

The Montreal SPCA wants the town of Bromont to withdraw a new municipal bylaw that bans residents from adopting or buying pit bull dogs. A debate over ‘dangerous dog’ bans Pit bull rehab: Former fighting dogs find homes in Detroit Bromont ...

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Sherbrooke’s friendly scaremonger passes away

A legendary character of Sherbrooke’s downtown scene, who for years was known for putting a good-natured scare into strangers, has died. Francine Lafond, better known by locals as Madame Bou, was found at her home on Friday. Lafond earned her ...

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