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Travellers worried Omicron variant will cause chaos and cancel flights
Worldwide worries about Omicron variant and Quebec's first confirmed case was cause for consternation among travellers at Trudeau airport.
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Plante accused of reneging on hiring 250 additional police officers
The mayor said the new hires would include replacements for officers retiring from the force.
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Allison Hanes: Omicron is putting a damper on the holiday spirit
A new variant of COVID-19 is spreading across the world just in time for Christmas gatherings. It wasn't supposed to go like this.
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Liveblog: The Gorton Age begins for Habs vs. Canucks
The Montreal Canadiens play their first game since the firing of GM Marc Bergevin against the Vancouver Canucks at the Bell Centre Monday.
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Access commission dismisses Gazette appeal to see police "petty cash" claims
Quebec's access to information commission has dismissed the Montreal Gazette's appeal to see Montreal police department expenses it labeled as "petty cash."
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Two men plead guilty in case related to West Island home invasion
Jerome France and Andrew Charles Hopkins, a former member of the Concordia Stingers, tried to enter an apartment being surveilled by police.
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'My job is to stay positive,' Canadiens owner Geoff Molson says
"I joke sometimes I’m going to write a book about what it’s like to be in my position because every day, every hour something changes."
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Bettman played role in Habs hiring of Gorton to run hockey operations
"Gary and I have a great relationship and we talk about these things all the time," Habs owner Geoff Molson says about NHL commissioner.
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Stu Cowan: Canadiens won't budge from having a bilingual GM
That's the one qualification Jeff Gorton doesn't have, so for owner Geoff Molson it makes him a good fit as V.P. of hockey operations.
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Canadiens will rely on front-office tandem led by Jeff Gorton
Canadiens owner Geoff Molson said newly hired executive V.P. of hockey operations Jeff Gorton, will work with a GM to be named later.
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Avoid international travel and large private gatherings, Dubé warns
The first known case of the Omicron variant was discovered in Quebec on Monday, in a traveller coming from Nigeria.
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Lise Ravary: Will Valérie Plante be more than OK second time around?
I'm keeping an open mind on Montreal's re-elected mayor and her new administration.
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What the Puck: Kudos to Molson for cleaning Canadiens' house
Habs president Geoff Molson did right thing by firing GM Marc Bergevin and hiring Jeff Gorton as head of hockey operations.
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New trial ordered for Montreal man who pleaded guilty to sex assaults
"Such a miscarriage of justice requires that the court authorize the withdrawal of the guilty plea and order a new trial."
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Opinion: Here's why so many restaurants are short of staff
Government support shouldn't be blamed; the key is to create conditions where people can work with dignity and pride.
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Montreal police fear for the safety of missing West Island woman
Anyone with any information on her whereabouts is urged to contact their local police or call 911.
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CHSLD inquiry: Quebec sends coroner a 'blank report' and an 'Excel sheet'
"What do I do with this?" coroner Géhane Kamel asked before reserving the right to call inspectors as witnesses.
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Changes ‘necessary’ after Canadiens’ ‘unacceptable’ start, Molson says
The Montreal Canadiens owner and president explains his reasoning for firing GM Marc Bergevin.
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Hearing postponed for man accused of attempting to kill Montreal cop
The court is awaiting a report to determine whether Ali Ngarukiye is fit to stand trial.
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Montreal forum on armed violence will include schools, community groups: Plante
The January forum will bring together police and various organizations so the issue can be approached from several angles, the mayor said.
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COVID live updates: First Canadian Omicron patients travelled through Montreal
Quebec begins vaccination campaign in schools, targeting children age five to 11.
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SAQ warehouse union reaches agreement in principle with management
The deal was reached at 4:30 a.m., 30 minutes before the union was scheduled to end a truce with management and resume its unlimited strike.
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Expect a mild but stormy winter, MéteoMédia predicts
Expect heavy snowfalls over the next few weeks.
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Montreal weather: November is almost over. Let's wrap this up
It's Monday and we're all in this together. Weather-wise, at least.
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Teen driver dies after collision with lamp post in Drummondville
The Sûreté du Québec has launched an investigation into the how the crash occurred.
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Canucks at Canadiens: Five things you should know
Montreal owned Vancouver last season in the all-Canadian North Division with a 6-0-3 record in nine games against them.
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Delean: What changes, what doesn't, under RAMQ
No, the cutting of a tree because of the emerald ash borer is not eligible for a credit on your Quebec tax return.
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History Through Our Eyes: Dec. 2, 1985, Bourassa's comeback
Nine years earlier, voters had sent Robert Bourassa packing after two terms as premier. On Dec. 2, 1985, they gave him a landslide victory.
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Downtown foot traffic up more than threefold since start of 2021, study shows
The increase in activity in downtown Montreal this year trails only New York City among a group of 23 North American municipalities.
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Montreal weather: Sunshine and blue skies
Mainly sunny with a northeast wind of 20 km/h, becoming light near noon.   
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