Montreal this morning A mild day


We might get a peek at the sun today, though we’ll have mostly cloudy conditions after a chance of morning flurries.

Today’s high will be minus 1. Skies will clear tonight, and the low will be minus 9, Environment Canada is forecasting.

The loonie: At 6 a.m., the Canadian dollar was worth 76.6 cents U.S.

Coming up today

DevilDriver brings its Bound by the Road Tour to the Corona Theatre. Also there: Death Angel, Winds of Plague, The Agonist.

I Love the 90’s Tour rolls into the Bell Centre, with Salt-N-Pepa, Color Me Badd, Montell Jordan, Rob Base, Young MC, C+C Music Factory.

In Berlin, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss foreign policy and commercial priorities. Through Feb. 17. Trudeau will also address the European Parliament in Strasbourg on the importance of the Canada-EU relationship.

Photo of the day

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Quote of the day

There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. – Thomas Aquinas

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