Students in Grade 5 and up will be required to wear masks in common areas when Quebecers return to school in three weeks. Quebec Education Minister Jean-Francois Roberge made the announcement as he provided an update for the back-to-school plan in the province on Monday afternoon.
The maximum size of a public gathering in Quebec just got a lot larger. As of Aug. 3, as many as 250 people can gather at an indoor or outdoor event, a significant increase from the 50 people previously authorized to do so.
Martin Carpentier and his two daughters, Romy and Norah, were already dead by the time a Quebec Amber alert was triggered for the missing family, Quebec provincial police have confirmed, saying the girls' death was a double homicide.