New Brunswick group to proceed with invasive fish eradication in Miramichi area

Smallmouth bass angled from Miramichi River on Sept. 1, 2019 are seen in this handout photo. A working group says it intends to move ahead with efforts to eradicate smallmouth bass from New Brunswick’s Miramichi watershed later this summer. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Nathan Wilbur, Atlantic Salmon Federation) Smallmouth bass angled from Miramichi River on Sept. 1, 2019 are seen in this handout photo. A working group says it intends to move ahead with efforts to eradicate smallmouth bass from New Brunswick’s Miramichi watershed later this summer. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Nathan Wilbur, Atlantic Salmon Federation)

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Quebec votes: Party leaders make last appeals in final hours of campaign

Quebec's major party leaders made their final appeals to voters Sunday as residents across the province prepared to cast their ballots on Oct. 3. Polls are open from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern time Monday. During that time, Quebecers will endorse or condemn their leaders' conduct during major language law overhauls, existential questions on provincial identity, and of course, the pandemic.

Francois Legault (CAQ), Eric Duhaime (CPQ), Dominique Anglade (PLQ), Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois (QS) and Paul St-Pierre Plamondon (PQ) are fanned out across Quebec on the final day of the Quebec election campaign. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes, Ryan Remiorz, Jacques Boissinot

5 things to know for Monday, October 3, 2022

It's voting day in Quebec, a border crossing was unexpectedly closed Sunday night, and the Toronto Raptors begin their pre-season with a win in Edmonton. Here's what you need to know to start your day.