More corona-related stories

Metro trains and buses are reported to have been crowded intermittently since the reduction in scheduling that came into force Monday.

Monday, François Legault announced Sunday closure for stores throughout April, intended to give workers a rest. The only exceptions are deps, gas stations, pharmacies and restaurant takeout. Supermarket chains have welcomed this order.

A Quebec couple who fled to a remote village in the Yukon was quickly sent packing.

A man under strong suspicion of being a gangster, held awaiting trial, has pleaded for release from Bordeaux Jail before the virus gets there. Although some suspects awaiting trial in Ontario have been freed on similar pleas, the prosecutor here is quoted saying if anyone’s going to be let go, it won’t be a drug lord. But the judge will decide.