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Society

New bridge opens spanning mighty St. Lawrence River

A brand new 3.4-kilometre bridge opened in one direction today linking the island of Montreal with the mainland south of it. The new bridge is an important link for people living in suburbs on the south shore and commuting to» 

Environment, Society

Montreal to begin sewage dump Wednesday

Montreal will begin its controversial dump of 8 billion litres of raw sewage into the St. Lawrence River at midnight on Wednesday, Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre announced Tuesday. Coderre’s announcement came hours after Canada’s new minister of the environment and»