Study: there would have been more than 58,000 cases per day last week in Quebec

Difficult to know the number of cases of COVID-19 contamination when the PCR tests are reserved for a certain clientele, the rapid tests are not compiled and the tracing of cases has become impossible due to the excessive number of contaminations. • Read also: Cry of alarm from emergency physicians at the Lachine Hospital • … Read more

The earth shook in Quebec

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. – An earthquake was recorded in the Lac-Saint-Jean region early in the evening on Wednesday. Citizens felt the tremor and a rumble was heard. The earth shook in Quebec on Wednesday, January 19. The event occurred shortly before 6 p.m., in the Lac-Saint-Jean region. The earthquake was recorded … Read more

The health tax for the unvaccinated is popular in Quebec

The tax contribution for the non-vaccinated proposed last week by François Legault does not seem to pose a problem for most Quebecers. • Read also: Quebecers send a signal to the CAQ Criticized by many experts for ethical or legal reasons, the idea of ​​a health tax garners 61% support from the voters surveyed. “The … Read more

Singer dies from COVID voluntarily contracted to get her pass

Opposed to anti-COVID vaccines, Hana Horka, singer of the Czech folk group Asonance, died Sunday at the age of 57 after having deliberately contracted the virus in order to obtain her health pass, announced her family. • Read also: LIVE | The latest developments on the coronavirus • Read also: A remedy to tame COVID-19 … Read more

A bomb threat in a hotel in Quebec

The police went to the Repotel near the Henri-IV highway in Quebec for a bomb call on Saturday evening. The building on avenue Saint-Jean-Baptiste was completely evacuated. Searches were still ongoing inside and outside the building around 9 p.m. The Quebec City Police Service could not identify a suspect at the time. .

The number of “limited” vaccine exemptions in Quebec, according to experts

Quebec lists just over 1,600 medical exemptions to vaccination against COVID-19. A figure considered “very small” by the experts, which seems to indicate that the exemption certificates were not granted too freely. This contrasts with the situation in Ontario, where the authorities had to intervene to curb the agreement, too lax, of medical exemptions. The … Read more

Variant Omicron: Quebec takes out the checkbook to convince its staff to work more

Quebec announces that it has reached an agreement with the unions in the health network on several measures aimed at convincing its personnel to work more to face the Omicron wave. • Read also: The association of suppliers to the health industry of Quebec is ending its activities • Read also: COVID-19: Ottawa grants reprieve … Read more

3rd dose for infected people: Quebec did not follow the INSPQ’s advice “for the sake of efficiency”

Quebec has chosen “for the sake of efficiency” to allow people infected with COVID-19 to receive a 3rd dose of vaccine as soon as their symptom ends, even if its experts do not recommend it. • Read also: LIVE | The latest developments on the coronavirus “It is better to give a booster dose to … Read more

Sébastien Delorme featured in the daily Indéfendable on TVA

Sébastien Delorme will be at the heart of the intrigues of “Indéfendable”, TVA’s daily news broadcast starting next fall. The channel had been seeking for several years to put on the air a daily fiction. It is Pixcom, in collaboration with Quebecor Content, which produces this forensic series based on the original idea of ​​criminal … Read more

Coronavirus in Canada. Quebec residents who are unvaccinated against COVID-19 will pay a special tax

Government of the Canadian province of Quebec has adopted an unconventional strategy to promote vaccination against COVID-19. Residents who do not want to have the vaccine, despite the lack of valid medical reasons, will pay a special tax. Moreover, from next Tuesday, people wishing to shop at alcohol and marijuana stores will need to show … Read more