Tuesday, September 28, 2021
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Canadian Armed Forces will support local governments says General J.H. Vance

On March 27, a letter to the Canadian Armed Forces CAF) from the Chief of the Defence Staff regarding COVID-19 was released on social media. The letter General J.H....
wearing of medical masks now mandatory in quebec

Wearing of Masks now suggested for all Canadians

On April 6th, the Federal Government announced new measures regarding the wearing of masks for the population. Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's chief public health officer stated that, "Wearing a non-medical...
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The new normal: what one pub owner is doing to keep you safe

The West Island Blog spoke with Jim Beauchamp, president of the merchants on Ste-Anne Street and owner of Cunningham’s Pub in Ste-Anne-De-Bellevue about the measures that have been implemented...
Dubé confirm orange alert

Health Minister Dubé confirms Montreal is now an orange level zone

The Legault government confirmed Sunday that the regions of Montreal, the Capitale-Nationale and Chaudière-Appalaches are now orange level zones. “The number of cases is increasing, the outbreaks are increasing and...
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CHU Sainte-Justine performs the first convalescent plasma transfusion in Canada

The first transfusion of convalescent plasma to a patient with COVID-19 in Canada took place on Thursday, May 14, at CHU Sainte-Justine. The intervention was part of the largest clinical...
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Retailers with storefronts get squeezed again as increased COVID rules begin today

Public health guidelines will be tightened as of today, in all types of businesses in Quebec, including those with a storefront, those in shopping centres and supermarkets. Owners of commercial...

COVID-19: new regulations in schools and gym closures as of October 8th

After the fourth consecutive day of confirmed cases topping 1,000, the Quebec Ministers of Education announces additional regulations to curb the current spread of COVID-19. Education Minister Jean-François Roberge,...
The father had been experiencing symptoms since the start of the week, but notified the school on Thursday that he had tested positive.

Collège français de Longueuil students evacuated when parent test positive for COVID-19

Students in a secondary 1 class at the Collège français de Longueuil were evacuated after a parent contracted COVID-19. The father had been experiencing symptoms since the start of the...
Covid Color code

120 schools with COVID as the government adopts color code system to manage 2nd...

Red, orange, yellow and green: the government is adopting a color code to alert the various regions of the province of the evolution of the second wave of the...