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    O-Train taken offline for police investigation

    O-Train taken offline for police investigation


    The O-Train is not operating Sunday morning due to a police investigation near Bayview...

    The O-Train is not operating Sunday morning due to a police investigation near Bayview station.

    Pedestrian struck by car in critical condition

    Pedestrian struck by car in critical condition


    A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a car in the west end early Sunday...

    A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a car in the west end early Sunday morning.

    Festival planned to help family after devastating barn fire

    Festival planned to help family after devastating barn fire


    The event will take place Oct. 14 and benefit a family that lost the majority of their dairy cows and barns in a fire earlier this...

    The event will take place Oct. 14 and benefit a family that lost the majority of their dairy cows and barns in a fire earlier this month.

    Sunday promises to be a scorcher in Ottawa

    Sunday promises to be a scorcher in Ottawa


    Saturday's heat warning remains in effect for Sunday, with the high reaching 31 C. True to the theme of the week, watch out for that humidex, which will make it feel like...

    Saturday's heat warning remains in effect for Sunday, with the high reaching 31 C. True to the theme of the week, watch out for that humidex, which will make it feel like 40.

    Senators down Canadiens for 3rd straight pre-season win

    Senators down Canadiens for 3rd straight pre-season win


    Logan Brown had two goals and an assist and Alex Formenton chipped in with two assists as the Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 in pre-season...

    Logan Brown had two goals and an assist and Alex Formenton chipped in with two assists as the Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 in pre-season play.

    Ugo Fredette now in Quebec detention centre, police say

    Ugo Fredette now in Quebec detention centre, police say


    After spending nearly a week in two Ontario hospitals and a Quebec hospital, Ugo Fredette, who was arrested last week in connection with an Amber Alert case, is now in a detention centre in...

    After spending nearly a week in two Ontario hospitals and a Quebec hospital, Ugo Fredette, who was arrested last week in connection with an Amber Alert case, is now in a detention centre in Saint-Jérôme.

    Ottawa woman vacationing in Mexico now helping earthquake survivors

    Ottawa woman vacationing in Mexico now helping earthquake survivors


    An Ottawa woman who went to Mexico City to have a vacation is now paying out of pocket to fund relief efforts for earthquake...

    An Ottawa woman who went to Mexico City to have a vacation is now paying out of pocket to fund relief efforts for earthquake survivors.

    Residents taking back Caldwell Avenue after daylight killing

    Residents taking back Caldwell Avenue after daylight killing


    The day after 20 year old Hamzeh Serhan was gunned down in the courtyard of a Caldwell Ave. social housing complex, the women in the community did something that had not been done before. They mobilised and...

    The day after 20 year old Hamzeh Serhan was gunned down in the courtyard of a Caldwell Ave. social housing complex, the women in the community did something that had not been done before. They mobilised and marched.

    Fire at Canada Post building causes $1.5M in damage

    Fire at Canada Post building causes $1.5M in damage


    An early morning fire at a Canada Post building in the city's south end caused $1.5 million in damages, fire officials...

    An early morning fire at a Canada Post building in the city's south end caused $1.5 million in damages, fire officials said.

    Not enough resources for new Indigenous parents, city finds

    Not enough resources for new Indigenous parents, city finds


    Ottawa's Indigenous families are favouring of culturally specific programs over other services, according to the city, but existing organizations can't keep up with...

    Ottawa's Indigenous families are favouring of culturally specific programs over other services, according to the city, but existing organizations can't keep up with demand.

    Outaouais municipal election campaign underway

    Outaouais municipal election campaign underway


    The Quebec municipal election campaign has begun in earnest in the lead-up to voting day on Nov. 5, 2017. In Gatineau, five candidates have declared sos far, but people still have until Oct. 6 to enter the race to try and defeat the sitting mayor, Maxime...

    The Quebec municipal election campaign has begun in earnest in the lead-up to voting day on Nov. 5, 2017. In Gatineau, five candidates have declared sos far, but people still have until Oct. 6 to enter the race to try and defeat the sitting mayor, Maxime Pednaud-Jobin.

    Get outside! There's record-breaking weather this weekend in Ottawa-Gatineau

    Get outside! There's record-breaking weather this weekend in Ottawa-Gatineau


    According to Environment Canada, Saturday's daytime high is expected to reach 29 C, while Sunday it could break the 30 C mark. Both would be...

    According to Environment Canada, Saturday's daytime high is expected to reach 29 C, while Sunday it could break the 30 C mark. Both would be records.

    Gorgeous weather mixes with heat advisory for Saturday

    Gorgeous weather mixes with heat advisory for Saturday


    The heat will stay on tap until at least Tuesday, when a cooler front pushes through bringing the only rain in the...

    The heat will stay on tap until at least Tuesday, when a cooler front pushes through bringing the only rain in the forecast.

    Blue Bombers top Redblacks for 5th-straight home win

    Blue Bombers top Redblacks for 5th-straight home win


    Matt Nichols threw for 319 yards and two touchdowns on a rainy night as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated the Ottawa Redblacks 29-9 on...

    Matt Nichols threw for 319 yards and two touchdowns on a rainy night as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated the Ottawa Redblacks 29-9 on Friday.

    1 dead, 1 seriously injured in Greely collision

    1 dead, 1 seriously injured in Greely collision


    A man and a woman were taken to hospital in critical condition after a collision at 8th Line Road and Parkway Road in Metcalfe Friday night, paramedics...

    A man and a woman were taken to hospital in critical condition after a collision at 8th Line Road and Parkway Road in Metcalfe Friday night, paramedics said.