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  • A levelled building is seen in the foreground the day after a train derailed causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil Sunday, July 7, 2013, in Lac-Megantic, Que. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Dec 15, 2014 | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press

    … Musi-Cafe quietly opened its doors to the public in Lac-Megantic on Monday, about 400 metres from the original site.

    Owner Yannick …

  • Police cordon off a street leading to Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Oct. 22, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
    Oct 29, 2014 | The Canadian Press

    … recommendations related to the deadly derailment in Lac-Megantic, Que.;

    And the Royal Canadian Mint, along with sports minister …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil when they derailed in downtown Lac Megantic, Que., on July 6, 2013. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/The Canadian Press/Paul Chiasson
    Oct 29, 2014 | The Canadian Press

    … railways and the railroad involved in the deadly Lac-Megantic disaster.

    The TSB report said all have failed to file mandatory … scrutiny following the fiery July 2013 derailment in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, which killed 47 people and wiped out part of the town.

    An …

  • A CN freight train carrying dangerous goods derailed in central Saskatchewan, near the towns of Wadena and Clair, on Tuesday, October 7, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Liam Richards
    Oct 07, 2014 | The Canadian Press

    … a train carrying oil derailed and exploded in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que.

    Adam Scott, a spokesman for the advocacy group Environmental … Transportation Safety Board issued a report into the Lac-Megantic tragedy that called for improved safety measures and cited inadequate …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Aug 23, 2014 | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

    … police investigating the Lac-Megantic train disaster say they’ve visited the United States four times to … of the crash, met in person with Quebec police was in Lac-Megantic a few days after the crash.

    “Ed said that the Surete du Quebec (provincial police) interviewed him in Lac-Megantic, but he’s not sure where they’ve been in the U.S.,” said Aldana, who …

  • TSB points finger at rail company, Transport Canada in Lac-Megantic report
    Aug 19, 2014

    … Board of Canada says many factors contributed to the Lac-Megantic train derailment in 2013, including lax safety measures at the company …

  • TSB make 2 new recommendations following Lac-Megantic tragedy
    Aug 19, 2014

    … Board of Canada says many factors contributed to the Lac-Megantic train derailment in 2013, including lax safety measures at the company …

  • TSB make 2 new recommendations following Lac-Megantic tragedy
    Aug 19, 2014 | The Canadian Press and Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

    … Board of Canada says many factors contributed to the Lac-Megantic train derailment in 2013, including lax safety measures at the company … officials held a news conference in Lac-Megantic this morning to release the report into the tragedy, which killed 47 …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Que, on July 6, 2013. Source: Surete du Quebec
    Aug 19, 2014 | The Canadian Press

    LAC-MEGANTIC – The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is to release its final report today on the catastrophic train derailment in Lac-Megantic in 2013.

    The disaster claimed 47 lives, destroyed a swath of the … goods can be left unattended on a main track.

    The Lac-Megantic train had been left unattended by its sole crewman, its engineer, …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Aug 17, 2014 | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press

    … — advice that was finalized just months before the Lac-Megantic rail disaster.

    More than a dozen “human factors” such as amount of … for the night came loose and rolled into the town of Lac-Megantic, Que., creating a fireball that killed 47 people, destroyed buildings …

  • MMA Locomotive
    Jul 23, 2014 | The Canadian Press

    … of the locomotive that played a key role in the deadly Lac-Megantic rail disaster.

    A spokeswoman for the force said Wednesday that … 5017, the lead engine on the train that smashed into Lac-Megantic, is scheduled to go to auction Aug. 5., a month after the …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Jul 13, 2014 | x-team

    … of last year’s catastrophic train derailment in Lac-Megantic which left 47 people dead.

    Municipal Affairs Minister Pierre Moreau … businesses in the disaster area.

    A large swath of Lac-Megantic‘s downtown was destroyed when a runaway train loaded with volatile …

  • CityNews Top Stories: 6 p.m.
    Jul 06, 2014

    … people of Lac-Megantic marked the first anniversary Sunday of the fatal rail disaster that …

  • Memorial unveiled at site of Lac Megantic tragedy
    Jul 06, 2014

    … was a sombre day in Lac Megantic, Quebec, where a community came together to remember the catastrophic …

  • The downtown of Lac-Megantic, Que. is seen on July 7, 2013, the day after a train derailed causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Jul 06, 2014 | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

    … people of Lac-Megantic marked the first anniversary Sunday of the fatal rail disaster that … but we will also see that life will again triumph in Lac-Megantic,” Couillard said.

    But morale in Lac-Megantic remains fragile amid major obstacles such as the slow rebuilding …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil when they derailed in downtown Lac Megantic, Que., on July 6, 2013. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/The Canadian Press/Paul Chiasson
    Jul 05, 2014 | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

    … people of Lac-Megantic gathered on Saturday to honour neighbours and loved ones killed in … one day life will be different,” Nadeau, a resident of Lac-Megantic for 30 years, said as she struggled to hold back tears.

    “We try to … have been asked to observe a moment of silence for Lac-Megantic.

    “The people in Lac-Megantic are not alone,” he said. “We are there …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Jul 04, 2014 | The Canadian Press

    … it decided to continue to allow trains to run through Lac-Megantic, which one year ago this weekend was devastated by a derailment that … one-year anniversary of the July 6, 2013, tragedy.

    Lac-Megantic, which was built around the railroad, grabbed worldwide attention when …

  • The downtown of Lac-Megantic, Que. is seen on July 7, 2013, the day after a train derailed causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    Jun 22, 2014 | Melanie Marquis, The Canadian Press

    … Desroches sums up the Lac-Megantic real estate market when she tells how her own house sale is … people were killed and most of Lac-Megantic‘s downtown was destroyed in the July 6, 2013, disaster.

    One year … at the same time.”

    Letourneau, who was a florist in Lac-Megantic‘s downtown before leaving, estimates the family has spent $25,000 to …

  • City council moves on without Rob Ford
    Jun 10, 2014 | Sarah-Joyce Battersby

    Toronto city council is meeting Tuesday for a second time without Mayor Rob Ford since he took a leave of absence.

    Councillors are discussing a host of administrative issues, including the re-appointment of ombudsman Fiona Crean, approvi …

  • Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac-Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
    May 16, 2014 | David Sharp, The Associated Press

    … Railway, said he hopes to have an agreement with Lac-Megantic officials within 10 days that would allow the railroad to ship … I think being sensitive toward a social contract with Lac-Megantic, we have chosen not to handle crude oil and dangerous goods through …