Montreal bike messengers protest unsafe work conditions

Mon, Feb 18: Montreal’s recent winter storm has thrown a spotlight on life as a bike messenger in Montreal. As Global’s Billy Shields reports, many couriers said their lives were at risk during the storm and they are demanding better…

Montreal bike couriers protest stormy work conditions, company refutes claims of contract dispute

A group of Montreal bike couriers are demonstrating on Beaver Hall Hill Monday over what they are calling a contract dispute over unsafe work conditions during the last winter storm. READ MORE: West Island courier service delivers furniture to refugees, families…

Here’s which schools are closed in greater Montreal area due to winter storm

A growing number of school boards and academic institutions have announced closures for Wednesday morning across the greater Montreal area. The region is expected to be walloped with up to 40 centimetres of snow. READ MORE: Travel alerts issued as winter…

Gilles Duceppe’s mother found dead outside seniors’ residence

January 21 2019 5:49pm Mon, Jan 21: The mother of former Bloc Québécois leader Gilles Duceppe was found dead outside a seniors’ residence in Montreal. As Global’s Billy Shields reports, Helene Rowley Hotte died of hypothermia. ‘ }); } else…

Winter storm making travel difficult in Montreal

January 20 2019 6:46pm A winter storm making its way across Quebec Sunday is making for treacherous driving conditions. As Global’s Gloria Henriquez reports, motorists are being urged to stay home. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””;…

Winter storm wallops Montreal, hampering travel, causing power outages

As forecast earlier this week, a winter storm is making its way across Quebec Sunday. In Montreal, Environment Canada says between 15 to 25 cm of snow is expected. READ MORE: Intense winter storm on its way to Quebec says Environment…