Friday, February 26, 2021

Mass vaccination centres open in Laval starting Thursday Feb. 25

The Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval says it will begin COVID-19 vaccination of Laval residents aged 85 and...

Update: Two fires in Laval cell phone towers now under investigation

Following a suspicious fire at a cell phone tower in Chomedey last week, Laval firefighters and crime investigators from the Laval Police Department were...

Quebec to harmonize parking fees at hospitals, public health institutions, beginning June 20

Quebec Health and Social Services Minister Danielle McCann has announced that the CAQ government is establishing a standard schedule of parking fees at hospitals...

Laval goes to ‘Orange’ for COVID-19 transmission risk

After the City of Laval was declared an Orange zone (moderate risk) for COVID-19 transmission on Tuesday afternoon, Mayor Marc Demers issued the following...

PLQ announces Dominique Anglade as party’s new leader

The Quebec Liberal Party's executive-committee announced on Monday that, following the withdrawal of Alexandre Cusson from the PLQ's leadership race, Dominique Anglade (who was...

Victims of sexual assault encouraged to come forward

On September 13, 2019 the Laval Police Service (SPL) arrested 23-year-old Alexandre Bernard for sexual assault on a minor and incitement to sexual contact....

Cascades paper announces closing of Laval napkin facility

Montreal-based paper manufacturer Cascades Inc. announced on Wednesday that it will be closing its Laval napkin-making facility at the end of June. The company says...

Man disappears into Rivière des Prairies trying to save dog

A man believed to be in his 30s disappeared beneath the waters of the Rivière des Prairies just off Île Paton in Chomedey during...

Health Canada advises consumers to stop using Akwaton International Multipurpose Wipes

Health Canada is advising Canadians to stop using Akwaton International Multipurpose Wipes. These disinfectant wipes are labelled to contain polyhexamethylene guanidine hydrochloride (PHMG) at...

Laval Police confirm shooting was outside Aztec Supper Lounge

Laval Police Department spokeswoman Stéphanie Beshara confirmed on Friday that a shooting incident during the early hours on Thursday – which ended in a...

COVID-19 outbreak at CHSLD Idola-St-Jean claims 10 lives

An outbreak of COVID-19 at CHSLD Idola-Saint-Jean has resulted in 10 deaths, with 70 residents and workers testing positive for the coronavirus. The CISSS de...