Sean Henry

Journalist

Sean Henry is a journalist and weekend anchor at CBC Montreal.

Latest from Sean Henry

How Deux-Montagnes commuters are avoiding 'mitigation measures' as REM work closes tunnel

Some riders feel the government isn't hearing their concerns by suggesting that the commute with its planned mitigation measures will be slightly longer than the current travel time — and involve three modes of transportation.

EMSB's legal bill for ethics complaints skyrocketed in school year preceding trusteeship

CBC asked for a tally of legal costs through an Access to Information request, after a scathing Ministry of Education report into the board's management found the commissioners' tendency to complain to the ethics commissioner "abusive."

Montreal hunts for more cash by raising fines on bylaw violations

The city is counting on raising $218.6 million next year from various fines, even though this year it raised only $177.8 million this way.

STM promises relief for jam-packed Metro lines, sidelined buses

The public transit agency is expanding on its commitment to run a train every five minutes, at minimum, on both the Metro's Orange and Green line. 

Montreal submits bid to Amazon to become 2nd North American headquarters

The president and CEO of Montréal International has chosen to woo online retail giant Amazon the old-fashioned way: by delivering Montreal’s bid in person.

Montreal protesters don surgical masks, scarves over new face-covering law

Protesters wearing surgical masks and scarves over their faces lined up along a Montreal bus route to rally against a new law that would force anyone using public services, including Muslim women wearing a niqab or burka, to uncover their faces.

Kahnawake students learn life skills by raising chickens, doing farm chores

An alternative school in Kahnawake, Que., has found a creative way to get its students to learn: get them to be self-sufficient by planting gardens, raising chickens and building a barn.

Montreal woman urges Ottawa to fight for release of imprisoned father in China

A Montreal woman hopes that when Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits Canada next week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will discuss the case of her father, who has spent the last 14 years in solitary confinement in China after he was convicted of espionage and terrorism.
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Restaurateur rescued from St-Denis hole denies jumping to protest construction work

Kun Mou, who fell into a construction pit in front of his restaurant on St-Denis Street on Wednesday, has video proof that he didn’t jump into the hole as Montreal police alleged.

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