Angelica Montgomery


Angelica Montgomery is a journalist in Quebec City for CBC News.

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Family demands answers after frightened Atikamekw man flees hospital, later returns and dies

George-Hervey Awashish headed to hospital in August for help with several medical issues. But something he says he heard made him call family and ask them to help him leave as quickly as possible. He died shortly after he returned.

Quebec's remote Lower North Shore villages call for exemption from tough new snowmobile law

Quebec is set to adopt stringent new rules that would require people to be at least 16 years old and to have a driver's learner permit before they could use off-road vehicles or snowmobiles. But residents of isolated communities on the Lower North Shore say snowmobiles are a fact of life for them.

With legalization approaching, training material for Quebec cannabis stores isn't finished

Quebec's new cannabis agency has yet to finish the final details of its training materials for employees, despite the fact it hopes to open about 20 retail stores across Quebec in just over a month.

Q&A: 'Reluctant author' uses children's books to preserve Mi'kmaw language

Michael James Isaac says his experience growing up in Listuguj, a Mi'kmaw community in Quebec's Gaspé region, inspired his stories.

Quebec provincial police could join Mali peacekeeping mission

A contingent of officers from the Sûreté du Québec could soon be heading to the West African country of Mali as part of Canada’s peacekeeping efforts.

Archeologists dig up more than 350 years of history near Quebec City

More than 50,000 artifacts have been discovered on the grounds of a former Catholic church in L’Ancienne-Lorette, Que., just west of Quebec City, with some dating back more than three centuries.

Scooter users in limbo as Quebec ponders whether they are cyclists, pedestrians, or neither

After spending two years studying how mobility scooters are used on Quebec roads, the provincial government says it needs more time to analyse the issue.

People in La Tuque, Que., fill tubs, stockpile bottled water as town turns off taps for 48 hours

The municipality will shut off water to 5,000 homes and businesses for two days beginning at midnight for critical repairs to its water main system.

Sweeping changes on the way for Quebec City's winter carnival

The Carnaval de Québec — the world's largest winter festival — will take on a whole new look in 2019, with a new consultant, the man behind the ultra-successful Festival d'été de Québec, announcing he'll scrap some of the signature events.

Fire destroys CEGEP student residence building in Gaspé

A fire in a student residence building at the CEGEP de la Gaspésie et des Îles's Gaspé campus was still burning Wednesday afternoon, hours after it began — forcing the evacuation of 280 students and shutting down the entire campus.