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  1. Francois Girard's 'Hochelaga' is Canada's pick for best foreign-language filmRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    Actors, from left, Samian, Naiade Aoun, and Wahiakeron Gilbert, as well as producer Roger Frappier, and Telefilm Canada's executive director Carolle Brabant, pose for photos after the film "Hochelaga, Land of Souls," was named as Canada's entry in the race for the 2018 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar Monday, September 25, 2017 in Montreal.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz Actors, from left, Samian, Naiade Aoun, and Wahiakeron Gilbert, as well as producer Roger Frappier, and Telefilm Canada's executive director Carolle Brabant, pose for photos after the film "Hochelaga, Land of Souls," was named as Canada's entry in the race for the 2018 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar Monday, September 25, 2017 in Montreal.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz MONTREAL - The timing could not have been better for historical drama "Hochelaga, Land of Souls," which is Canada's pick for the best foreign-language ... (more)

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  2. Star Trek: Discovery premiere satisfies Montreal KlingonsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    Members of Montreal's Star Trek fan club, the Klingon Assault Group Rising Phoenix, stopped by CBC Montreal's Daybreak studio Monday to talk about Star Trek: Discovery. Montreal's Klingon community is celebrating the launch of the Star Trek franchise's latest offering, Star Trek: Discovery, which aired its first episode Sunday night.

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  3. Ikea set to open Halifax store, touting it as Canada's most sustainableRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Guardian

    ... ople as possible, from the Halifax area and beyond. The company compared this approach to other stores such as Ikea Montreal, located in the Saint-Laurent area of that city.

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  4. McInnis cement plant to create jobs in Gaspe region but Quebec's...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    The McInnis cement plant was inaugurated on Sept. 25, 22 years after former PQ premier Jacques Parizeau first announced a feasibility study.

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  5. Mayoral candidate Jean Fortier explains why he's returning to municipal politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Jean Fortier, Coalition MontrA al's candidate for mayor in the Nov. 5 municipal election, said if he is elected, he'd put together a non-partisan executive committee and make sure councillors were named to committees based on their expertise, not on their party allegiance.

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  6. Francois Girard's 'Hochelaga' is Canada's pick for best foreign-language filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The timing could not have been better for historical drama "Hochelaga, Land of Souls," which is Canada's pick for the best foreign-language film category at next year's Oscars. "Hochelaga" looks at several centuries of Montreal history through an archeological dig after a sinkhole opens up under Percival-Molson Stadium in Montreal.

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  7. Bombardier's pivotal week: Five things you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Bombardier Inc. is facing threats on two fronts in what could be a big week for the Montreal-based plane and train maker. Here are five things you need to know.

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  8. Randy Tshilumba made up being incapacitated for fear of flunking out, Crown suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... ut of school. Tshilumba has admitted to fatally stabbing Beaulieu-Patry while she worked at a Maxi grocery store in Montreal's Saint-Michel neighbourhood in April 2016.

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  9. Ikea readies its only East Coast store, touting it as Canada's most sustainableRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    ... ople as possible, from the Halifax area and beyond. The company compared this approach to other stores such as Ikea Montreal, located in the Saint-Laurent area of that city.

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  10. Anglo prof who advocates for Quebec independence wants to be PQ candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    An anglophone from Atlantic Canada who is the founder of a Quebec independence group wants to throw her hat in the ring with the

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  11. Ugo Fredette to make 1st court appearance todayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CBC News

    Ugo Fredette has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Veronique Barbe, his girlfriend. He was arrested just over a week ago in connection with an Amber Alert that spanned more than 1,000 kilometres, launched when a 6-year-old boy went missing.

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  12. Major closures will make getting to the West Island a challenge this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    Drivers crossing the Mercier Bridge into Montreal will face delays, as the left lane of Highway 138 will be closed on the approach to Highway 20 at the St-Pierre interchange. Drivers trying to get to the West Island on Highway 20 west will be in for traffic headaches this week.

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  13. The Long Dark is a fiercely Canadian video game. Why aren't there more like it?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... games include Bioware Edmonton's Anthem and an unnamed Star Wars game from Electronic Arts' Motive studio in Montreal. Yet for all these impressive statistics, you'll rarely see so much as a Canadian flag in games made here. If Canada is such a ...

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  14. Boivin Top Canadian in Elite Mena s Historic Road Race Finale at 2017 Road WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pedal

    Guillaume Boivin from Montreal, Quebec, led the Canadian charge in the Elite men's 267.5 kilometre road race finishing 35th as the 2017 Road World Championships concluded on Sunday in Bergen, Norway.

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  15. Boy, 6, dies after being trapped under excavator in Lower St-LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The town of Saint-Jean-de-Dieu, in Quebec's Lower Saint-Lawrence region, where a six-year-old boy died after he was stuck under heavy machinery. Quebec provincial police say they are considering the death an accident.

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  16. Minister Joly Announces New Appointments to the National Film Board of CanadaRead the original story

    Sunday | Newkerala.com

    ... and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. He was a Director of Communications for the former Montreal-based agency, Rights and Democracy. These appointments are the result of the Government of Canada's open, transparent and merit-based ...

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  17. Forillon National Park gets special yarn colour for Canada's 150thRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    Fleece Artist, a Halifax-based company, has created a collection of yarns died to represent 13 Canadian national parks, once in each territory and province. To to mark Canada's 150th anniversary, Jana Dempsey, who created Hand Maiden Fine Yarns in Halifax, made a collection of yarns dyed in the colours of 13 national parks across Canada, one for every province and territory.

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  18. Cyclist injured after collision with taxi near Parc LafontaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    Montreal police investigate collision between a cyclist and a vehicle in Montreal's Plateau-Mont-Royal Borough. Sunday, Sept.

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  19. Spiritual sanctuary developing $3.1M multimedia show in rural QuebecRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    ... starting to come from China as well. It is one of Canada's five national sanctuaries, joining a list which includes Montreal's St. Joseph's Oratory. It was also recognized as a sanctuary by Pope Jean Paul II. Despite its remote location, the ...

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  20. Montreal shooting sends man to hospital with facial injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    A 30-year-old man is recovering in hospital after he was shot in the face overnight in Montreal's Hochelaga-Maisonneuve borough. Police were called to the intersection of Sherbrooke Street East and de la PA piniA re Avenue at 1:45 a.m. on Sunday in connection with possible gunshots fired.

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