Quebec extends support for converting to organic agriculture

Quebec extends support for converting to organic agriculture

The Support Program for Conversion to Organic Agriculture (PACAB) has been extended until March 31, 2023. André Lamontagne, Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, made the announcement about the extension this week. “These foods address consumer concerns about health, environmental protection,…

Richmond Irish Heritage Festival goes virtual for St. Patrick’s Day

Richmond Irish Heritage Festival goes virtual for St. Patrick’s Day

By Michael Boriero - Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The St. Patrick’s Society of Richmond and Vicinity is presenting its annual Richmond Irish Heritage Festival virtually this year as a result of the pandemic. The event was cancelled outright last March. According to Patricia Keenan, a member…



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Phoenix land top pick in QMJHL Entry Draft

Phoenix land top pick in QMJHL Entry Draft

By Michael Boriero The Sherbrooke Phoenix will select first overall at the 2021 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) Entry Draft, after winning the lottery draw held on Tuesday. The draw determined the order of the first five selections. QMJHL Commissioner Gilles Courteau, Director of Communications…