La Surêté du Québec (SQ) was called to the scene after residents found a woman’s body in a bag under a small bridge, Thursday night at around 7:00 p.m. The body has now been identified as 22-year-old Samantha Higgins, who was reported missing from Lasalle on July 7, 2015.
The Pacte Rural Fund is the focal point of the National Rural Policy 2014-2024 that helps to develop and put inspiring projects for rural communities into effect. The aim of the policy is to encourage the care and improvement of these communities. A few areas covered by projects that the Pacte Rural financially supports includes sport and culture, the local economy, tourism, food processing, and education.