Oka mayor’s comments on Kanesatake lacked respect, says Justin Trudeau

The mayor of Oka’s remarks about a controversial plan to transfer land to neighbouring Kanesatake were disrespectful, according to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “Obviously, I think the approach lacked the necessary respect and understanding that is key to true reconciliation,”…

Search continues for Savoura president, teen son now missing for one week

The search for a missing Quebec businessman and his teen son who haven’t been heard from in a week continued Wednesday as search and rescue teams focused on a narrowed search area. Businessman Stéphane Roy and his 14-year-old son Justin…

Search continues in Quebec’s Laurentians region for missing Savoura president and his son

The aerial search continues in Quebec’s Laurentians region for Savoura president Stéphane Roy and his 14-year-old son after their helicopter went missing last Wednesday. The search area has been reduced by almost half, according to the Canadian Armed Forces. The…

Helicopter with Savoura president and his son goes missing in northern Quebec

Stéphane Roy, the president of the Quebec company Savoura, and his teenage son are missing following a helicopter flight in northern Quebec. In a brief statement, Savoura said that everything is being “done to ensure that they are found safe…

Quebec developer offers disputed Oka land to Kanesatake Mohawks as ecological gift

A Quebec land developer says he’s signed an agreement with the Mohawk Council of Kanesatake to return a parcel of forest that was central to the Oka crisis that began 29 years ago today. Grégoire Gollin says in the spirit…

Police searching for young man reported missing at Vaudreuil-Dorion lake

A young man has gone missing in La Carrière Lake in Vaudreuil-Dorion after trying to cross the body of water. According to TVA, the man and two others tried to swim across the lake at around 7:30 p.m. on Monday.…

Quebec man dead after RV crashes into ferry: police

One of the two people seriously injured when their recreational vehicle crashed into a Quebec ferry has died. Quebec provincial police said 40-year-old Eric Belec wasn’t able to stop the RV, which careened down an embankment and off a launch…