Bridge connecting Vermont and Quebec restored
EAST RICHFORD, Vt. (AP) — A bridge connecting Vermont and Quebec since 1918 has been restored.
The East Richford Sutton International Bridge over the Missisquoi River re-opened on...
Governor welcomes opening of Canadian manufacturing company
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Gov. Phil Scott’s efforts to attract Canadian businesses to the state appears to be paying off.
The Republican governor celebrated the grand opening of MITI...
Northeast groups agree to boost trade in aerospace sector
ESSEX, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Chamber of Commerce is working with business groups in Quebec and Connecticut to boost trade in the aerospace industry.
Quebec officials confirm first illness related to vaping
MONTREAL (AP) — Canadian health officials are confirming another case of severe pulmonary illness linked to vaping.
Details about the age and condition of victim in Quebec were not included...
Acasti: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
LAVAL, Quebec (AP) _ Acasti Pharma Inc. (ACST) on Wednesday reported a loss of $8.8 million in its fiscal first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Laval, Quebec-based company said it had a...
Neptune Tech: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
LAVAL, Quebec (AP) _ Neptune Technologies & Bioresources Inc. (NEPT) on Wednesday reported a loss of $4.8 million in its fiscal first quarter.
Innergex: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
LONGUEUIL, Quebec (AP) _ Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. (INGXF) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $8.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Longueuil, Quebec-based company said it...
IntelGenx: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
VILLE SAINT LAURENT, Quebec (AP) _ IntelGenx Technologies Corp. (IGXT) on Thursday reported a loss of $2.6 million in its second quarter.
Bellus: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
LAVAL, Quebec (AP) _ Bellus Health Inc. (BLUSF) on Thursday reported a loss of $5.9 million in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Laval, Quebec-based company said it had a loss of...
Intertape Polymer: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
VILLE ST LAURENT, Quebec (AP) _ Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (ITPOF) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $6.5 million.
The Ville St Laurent, Quebec-based company said it had...
Bausch: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
LAVAL, Quebec (AP) _ Bausch Health Companies Inc. (BHC) on Tuesday reported a loss of $171 million in its second quarter.
The Laval, Quebec-based company said it had a loss of 49 cents per...
Dorel Industries: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
WESTMOUNT, Quebec (AP) _ Dorel Industries Inc. (DIIBF) on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $2.8 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
BCE: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
VERDUN, Quebec (AP) _ BCE Inc. (BCE) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $568.9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Verdun, Quebec-based company said it had net income of 64...
Border Patrol charges 2 in Uber with human smuggling
HIGHGATE, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol says two men in a New York City-based Uber are facing human smuggling charges after they were arrested near the Vermont-Quebec border where they...
Exfo: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot
QUEBEC CITY (AP) _ Exfo Inc. (EXFO) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $21,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's former Republican governor spent all or part of at least 80 days outside of the state during his last year in office, according to travel records that revealed trips...
QUEBEC CITY (AP) — Olympic champion Beckie Scott has received the Order of Canada for her contributions to the fight against doping.
The 2002 Olympic champion in cross-country skiing...
Acasti: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
LAVAL, Quebec (AP) _ Acasti Pharma Inc. (ACST) on Wednesday reported a loss of $12.6 million in its fiscal fourth quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Laval, Quebec-based company said it had a...
NORTH TROY, Vt. (AP) — State police say five overdue hikers were helped from the woods with the sound of a siren after they became lost while hiking on the Long Trail near the Vermont-Quebec...
PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire State Police say a motorcyclist from Canada has died after a crash in the northern part of the state.
Challenges and pitfalls of baseball’s draft
The top draft class of the past two decades is now a mere footnote in baseball history. Its players began scattering almost immediately, and many fans probably have no idea that they were all once...
Joining biking trails and bringing money to New England
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Looking to give an economic boost to rural parts of New England, one group is turning to mountain bikers for help.
The new initiative called the Borderlands covers 250...
Why Quebec endlessly beckons those on a bicycle
MONTREAL (AP) — In Montreal each spring, an epic bicycle festival demonstrates how 25,000 people can let the good times roll without bumping into each other too much.
HIGHGATE, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol says agents apprehended six people, including an unaccompanied juvenile, who did not have permission to be in the United States near the Vermont border...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Workers from Canada protesting a protracted labor dispute at a smelter in Quebec have come to western Pennsylvania to deliver their message to shareholders at Alcoa's annual...
BRAZIL, Ind. (AP) — Western Indiana authorities have filed two civil infractions against a Canadian semitrailer driver for a 2017 crash that killed two children.
- Business WireCintas to Shut Down Processing at Granby, Quebec Facility but Will Continue Servicing CustomersOctober 10, 2019
- Business WireEastmain Resources Announces C$2 Million Private Placement FinancingOctober 9, 2019
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- Business Wire2019 Canada, Quebec and Ontario E-Cigarette Market Reports Package - ResearchAndMarkets.comAugust 12, 2019
- Business WireIntema Announces the Results of Its Annual MeetingJuly 15, 2019
Police charge 2 Canadian men with stealing from ATMs
METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts have arrested two Canadian men they allege stole money from ATMs.
Methuen police in a statement said 30-year-old Tharushan Nirmalachandran, of...
Eastern Canada battles flooding after days of rain
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Several days of heavy rains have swollen rivers and reservoirs in eastern Canada, driving thousands of people from their homes.
Border Patrol arrests 6 near Vermont-Quebec border
DERBY LINE, Vt. (AP) — Court documents say two Mexican citizens accused of illegally entering Vermont from Quebec told agents they were paying $8,000 to be smuggled into the United States via...
Fleetwood Mac announces rescheduled dates for tour
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fleetwood Mac has announced rescheduled dates for its North America tour that were postponed earlier this month because singer Stevie Nicks had the flu.
Correction: Canada-Religious Symbols story
MONTREAL (AP) — In a story April 13 about Quebec's religious symbols ban, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the ban on religious symbols extends to nurses and bus drivers. It does...
FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) — Dozens of people in Maine attended a public hearing on a proposed 147-mile transmission line that will deliver electricity from Quebec to Massachusetts.
Man who sought drugs smuggled by sled gets 2 more days
RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A North Carolina man who court documents say imported drugs from Canada "utilizing the dark web" was sentenced Wednesday to spend two more days in jail for plotting to steal a...
Culinary delights found along the Charlevoix Flavor Trail
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — Danielle Ricard was walking through the woods not far from the shore of the St. Lawrence River when her husband, Jean-Pierre, kicked a patch of mushrooms. It led to an...
Netflix will cut ‘Bird Box’ footage months after outcry
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix will remove footage of a real fiery train disaster from its hit post-apocalyptic survival film "Bird Box" months after the streaming giant was criticized for exploiting a...
MONTREAL (AP) — Three major Montreal radio stations have stopped playing Michael Jackson songs as a result of child-molestation allegations against the late musician that aired Sunday in an HBO...
Canadian musher wins 10th Can-Am Crown win in Maine
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A Canadian musher has won Maine's biggest dog sled race for the 10th time.
Martin Massicotte, of St. Tite, Quebec, crossed the finish line of the 250-mile Irving...
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A Canadian musher on Saturday set his aim on a 10th win in Maine's biggest dog sled race.
Martin Massicotte, who has won the 250-mile Irving Woodlands Can-Am Crown...
Quebec appeals court upholds landmark tobacco ruling
MONTREAL (AP) — The Quebec Court of Appeal has upheld a landmark judgment that ordered three tobacco companies to pay billions of dollars in damages to Quebec smokers.
Skier dies of injuries at resort, strikes trees
JAY, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say a skier has died of injuries at the Jay Peak Ski Resort after he reportedly lost a ski and struck some trees.
Police said 68-year-old Bruce Charron, of West Montreal, Quebec, was injured Sunday afternoon. The trees were along the edge of a trail.
Police said Charron was immediately attended to by emergency responders. He later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the resort.
Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque
QUEBEC CITY (AP) — A French-Canadian man who shot dead six Muslim men in a Quebec City mosque in 2017 has been sentenced to serve 40 years in prison before being eligible for parole.
Quebec Superior Court Justice Francois Huot called Alexandre Bissonnette's attack gratuitous and insidious as he handed down the sentence Friday. Several people in the room wept as the judge read a detailed account of the shooter's actions.
Andre Boudrias, former Vancouver Canucks captain, dies at 75
WHISTLER, British Columbia (AP) — Andre Boudrias, the former Vancouver Canucks captain and Montreal Canadiens assistant general manager, has died. He was 75.
The Canadiens said Boudrias died Tuesday in Whistler. A cause of death wasn't given.
Faceoff ace Vermette retires after 14 NHL seasons
Center Antoine Vermette retires as one of the best faceoff specialists of his generation.
Vermette announced on Thursday he was calling it a career after 14 NHL seasons with the Ottawa Senators, Columbus Blue Jackets, Arizona Coyotes, Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks. The 36-year-old from Quebec won the Stanley Cup with the Blackhawks in 2015 and most recently played for the Ducks, but he didn't sign with a team after becoming a free agent last summer.
Canada condemns Netflix for using rail disaster images
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada's Parliament passed a motion Wednesday saying Netflix should compensate the people of Lac-Megantic, Quebec, for using footage of the 2013 rail disaster in the post-apocalyptic survival film "Bird Box."
The footage involved the disaster created when an unattended train carrying crude oil rolled down an incline, went off the tracks and exploded into a massive ball of fire, killing 47 people in the Quebec town.
10 hospitalized in Canada after falling ill on plane
QUEBEC CITY (AP) — A Florida-bound flight minutes from takeoff from Quebec City had to be evacuated Thursday and 10 passengers were taken to hospital after fumes from de-icing seeped into the cabin.
Air Transat Flight 782 destined for Fort Lauderdale, Fla. was at the de-icing station shortly before 11 a.m. when passengers complained of feeling faint.
Airport firefighters were called and the flight was emptied, with passengers returning to the terminal.
Former Canadiens executive is new president of MLS Impact
MONTREAL (AP) — Montreal Impact owner Joey Saputo is turning over the job of president of the MLS club to Kevin Gilmore.
Gilmore has worked as an executive with the Montreal Canadiens, Los Angeles Kings and the Walt Disney Company.
Most recently, the Quebecer was a consultant in the sports, media and entertainment industries across North America. He also was on the administrative council of the Canadian Women's Hockey League and the Canadian Olympic Committee.
Quebec and Vermont team to survey lake anglers
NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) — The governments of Vermont and Quebec, Canada, are working together to conduct a survey of fishermen beginning this winter.
McKenna becomes Flyers’ 7th goalie as Philly ties NHL record
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers tied an NHL record with Mike McKenna becoming their seventh goaltender to play this season.
McKenna started against the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals on Tuesday night and allowed four goals on 25 shots in a 5-3 loss . He got the nod because interim coach Scott Gordon wanted to give top goaltending prospect Carter Hart a break after playing twice in three days.