The Royal Canadian Air Force to end search for Quebec businessman and son

The Royal Canadian Air Force said Saturday it will gradually reduce its search operations for a missing Quebec businessman and his son before handing the case over to the provincial police. Stephane Roy and his 14-year-old son Justin were reported…

Quebec, federal government try to diffuse tension in Oka and Kanesatake

The Canadian and Quebec governments are getting involved in trying to diffuse a tense situation between Oka and Kanesatake as the debate continues over a possible land transfer. Both levels of government are working at brokering a meeting involving the…

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…

Search resumes for helicopter carrying missing Quebec businessman, teenage son

Search and rescue teams will continue their search today for a Quebec businessman and his teenage son who’ve been missing since mid-week after failing to return from a fishing trip in northern Quebec. Stephane Roy, founder and president of Sagami…

Body found in the water near îles de Boucherville, police say

A body has been found in the water around the îles de Boucherville on Friday. The body was spotted around 11 a.m. by someone on a kayak, said Sûreté du Québec (SQ) spokesperson Béatrice Dorsainville. Authorities have yet to confirm…

Search continues for Savoura president and his son after helicopter goes missing in Quebec

A prominent Quebec businessman known for his exploits in the greenhouse tomato industry and his teenage son remained missing Friday after the helicopter they were travelling in failed to return from a fishing trip. Stéphane Roy is founder and president…

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…