A motorcyclist performs an exit from the road to Trois-Pistoles

– Photo: Archives – François Drouin A man has been seriously injured after having made an exit from the road on a motorcycle to 19 h, Saturday, may 28, on the street The Italian, Trois-Pistoles. It does not concern, however, not for his life. According to the spokesman of the Sûreté du Québec, Hélène Nepton, …

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Jury selection for the trial of Claude Leblanc

Claude Leblanc. – Photo: Andréanne Lebel The trial of Claude Leblanc of Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac, accused of sexual assault, started on Monday 30 may, with the selection of the jury, which will consist of 12 people. The waiting room was crowded, so that more than 200 people have been summoned to the palace of justice. Candidates randomly …

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A juror fails to call at the trial of Claude Leblanc

Claude Leblanc. – Photo: Andréanne Lebel So that was to begin on may 31, the unveiling of the evidence in the record of Claude Leblanc, accused among other things of a sexual assault, the Court is forced to deal with a juror missing the call and to delay one day the start of the trial. …

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Conference : the leisure a sociological point of view

Gilles Pronovost. The departments of human Sciences and Management and intervention in the leisure of the Cégep de Rivière-du-Loup invite the public to a lecture-discussion dealing with the leisure of a sociological point of view, given by Gilles Pronovost, professor, Department of studies in leisure, culture and tourism from the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. …

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Schools closed in the area of the Basques

– Photo: Andréanne Lebel For the second day in a row, the Commission scolaire du Fleuve-et-des-Lacs has suspended classes in schools of the region of the Basques for the day due to bad weather conditions. The schools affected by this measure are the school April the Saint-Jean-de-Dieu, Saint-Clément, Maison familiale rurale, Saint-Cyprien, Sainte-Rita, Sainte-Marie, the …

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Antoine Déry will be the next director general of the Commission scolaire de Kamouraska–Rivière-du-Loup

The board of Commissioners of the Commission scolaire de Kamouraska–Rivière-du-Loup has, at its meeting of adjournment of the April 4, proceeded to the commitment of mr. Antoine Déry as general manager. He will take office on 1st July next. Mr. Déry is director, deputy general director of the department of educational resources and director of …

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The corporation heritage Orchard Témiscouata carries a nice harvest

The members of the board of directors, from left to right : (rear) Peter Breton, Francine Caron and Claude Liadouze; and (front) Louise Labonté, Nadia Trudel and Anne-Sophie Renou. – Photo: Marilyn Labrecque The revitalization of the orchard is intended to be the starting point of a project much more ambitious. – Photo: Francine Caron …

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The SADC contribute to curb the exodus of young people

François-Xavier Gagnon of Lagagnonnière, manufacture of components of cabinets and furniture to order, Trois-Pistoles. The eight Companies’aide au développement des collectivités (SADC) du Bas-Saint-Laurent provide a positive assessment of the actions carried out during the past twenty years in order to curb the exodus of young people in the region. Since 1997, the SADC-bas-laurentian have …

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Several projects underway in Saint-Mathieu-de-Rioux

The development committee of Saint-Mathieu-de-Rioux has the wind in its sails and prepares a balance sheet strong stimulant of the last year. At its annual general meeting held on 28 march, seven directors were elected, plus two directors delegated by the municipality. This is Sylvie Brochu, president, Lucie Malenfant, vice-president, Ginette Rainville, secretary-treasurer, Marie-France Camirand, …

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Canada economic development provides a boost to four companies

David Lametti, Valerie Berger, Étienne Côté, and Francois Rossignol. – Photo: Mario Pelletier Bogs Berger of Saint-Modeste, Cotech/Xmetal L’isle-Verte, Verbois in Rivière-du-Loup and Machining F. R. of Saint-Antonin received a boost from economic Development Canada. On 6 April, the federal member of parliament David Lametti was with Berger to announce a repayable contribution of 4 …

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