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2017 a deadly year on front line of Ottawa's opioid fight

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:33:49 EDT


As the number of opioid-related deaths continues to rise across Ontario, Ottawa saw a particularly severe spike last year, according to data from Public Heath Ontario.

New green bin deal would allow dog poop in plastic bags

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 EDT


Ottawa residents will soon be able to put plastic bags and dog poop in their green bins if council approves a new contract with Orgaworld that also settles outstanding legal disputes and long-standing tensions with the waste-management company.

Councillors who swan around on your dime

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 EDT


In the past three years, taxpayers have spent $3,500 paying for more than 20 evenings out — and the odd golf game —for Coun. Tim Tierney and his wife, but it was Coun. Michael Qaqish who spent the most public money on tickets to "special events."

Hidden camera reveals security breach at Hull Hospital lab

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:02:11 EDT


​A hidden camera investigation by Radio-Canada has revealed lax security at a Hull Hospital laboratory, despite a 2017 warning to restrict access.

Charity's board saw exodus before revelations about director

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 EDT


While the current board of the Outaouais chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters is standing behind its embattled executive director, Yvonne Dubé, more than half of its members had to be replaced in recent months due to a flurry of resignations, a Radio-Canada investigation has revealed.

Winter ends today — but don't expect a rise in temperatures

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 EDT


Let the bells ring out and the band play, spring officially arrives at 15 minutes after noon today.

Former Phoenix minister Judy Foote to be named N.L. lieutenant-governor

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:20:51 EDT


CBC News has learned that Judy Foote is going to be Newfoundland and Labrador's new lieutenant-governor.

Fundraiser sends Eabametoong girls hockey team to see Ottawa Senators

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:30:00 EDT


The Rez Girls 64 will be in Ottawa this weekend for the Kanata Girls Hockey Association House League Tournament. Katie Koopman and her husband raised more than $6,000 for the team — more than double the amount needed to buy the Sens tickets, and enough to give the team some extra money for gear and travel.

Kingston drive-thru dispute turns violent

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 06:15:18 EDT


A dispute over coffee boiled over into violence at a Kingston, Ont., coffee shop on the weekend, ending in an assault charge for a woman from Laval, Que.

Quebec lawmakers waver on anti-pit bull legislation

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 EDT


Quebec’s main political parties are approaching a proposed province-wide ban on pit bull-like dogs with great caution, despite chomping at the bit two years ago to pass a ban as quickly as possible.

Delirium 'a dreaded scourge' underdiagnosed in hospitals

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 EDT


Delirium is an under-reported condition that affects up to 200,000 Canadians per year, but more and more hospitals are developing ways to identify its symptoms and prevent it from taking hold of a patient.

City strikes expert task force to prepare for floods

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:29:56 EDT


The City of Ottawa doesn't expect a repeat of last year's flooding across the region, but it's trying to be more prepared for the next time the Ottawa River spills its banks.

Big Brothers Big Sisters board stands by director despite revelations

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:53:32 EDT


The board of the Outaouais chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters has unanimously agreed to support its executive director, Yvonne Dubé, who falsely portrayed herself as a lawyer and practised law without a licence, all without the charity's prior knowledge.

Fatal Clarence-Rockland fire declared accidental

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:26:08 EDT


There was likely no foul play involved in a house fire that killed one person in Clarence-Rockland, Ont., last week, investigators declared Monday.

Ottawa's Katrina Robert winning fans on La Voix

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:10:00 EDT


When Ottawa's Katrina Robert belted out her soul-spilling interpretation of Koko Taylor's classic Voodoo Woman during her blind audition on La Voix, Quebec's version of The Voice, last week, all four judges spun their chairs around and stood, captivated by her raw talent.

#MelnykOut billboards go up, signalling fans' frustration

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:52:25 EDT


Billboards designed to put pressure on Ottawa Senators owner and CEO Eugene Melnyk to sell the team have gone up at several locations around Ottawa.

Ontario Liberals use throne speech to make big spending promises for health care, child care

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:28:04 EDT


Ontario's Liberal government teases what voters should expect in its upcoming pre-election budget in a speech from the throne, promising significant new spending on a wide range of programs and issues.

Ottawa comedians remember Mike MacDonald

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:28:55 EDT


Comedians with roots in Ottawa are remembering fellow funny guy Mike MacDonald, a trailblazer who they say never got too big to help out the younger comics who followed him into the business.

A year-by-year look of how councillors spend their budgets

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:00:00 EDT


Here's how much money each Ottawa city councillor spent annually since 2015, including a breakdown of how much was spent per household in each ward.

Victims of communism monument could be unveiled next spring

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:22:25 EDT


Ottawa's victims of communism memorial could be unveiled as early as next spring, more than a decade after the controversial project was first conceived.