Saturday, December 15, 2018

Ottawa man charged in alleged abduction hoax

An 18-year-old Ottawa man accused of faking his own kidnapping last month has been charged with mischief, police said Friday. Kilal Taha was reported missing after his...

Town of Gananoque Former Fire Chief Gerald Bennett Charged with Fraud

Town of Gananoque Former Fire Chief Gerald Bennett Charged with Fraud The Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands learned today that former Town of...

SUSPICIOUS DEATH IN RIDEAU LAKES

Members of the Leeds County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Unit and OPP Forensic Identification Unit are continuing an investigation into a death in...

Council seeking public input on allowing cannabis retail stores

Council must make a decision on whether to allow retail cannabis stores to operate within the Municipality of North Grenville by January 22, 2019. ...

OPP investigating suspicious death near Westport, Ont.

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the death of a 52-year-old man whose body was found in a residence near Westport, Ont., about 115 kilometres south of Ottawa. The...

Injured driver airlifted to hospital after head-on crash

A man in his 70s has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a two-vehicle collision near the corner of Russell and Sand roads...

CONCACAF says it makes sense for Ottawa Fury FC to switch leagues

Given the launch of the Canadian Premier League, CONCACAF said it does not see the "exceptional circumstances" needed to allow Ottawa Fury FC to keep...

College of Midwives says Ontario government has cut funding after 25 years

The organization that regulates midwives in Ontario says the provincial government has axed its funding, forcing it to consider cost-cutting measures of its own. In...

Government funding cut a financial blow for Ontario midwives, association says

The association representing Ontario midwives is "very disappointed" about the province's decision to cut funding to the birth practitioners' regulatory college, saying the already...

A look at Canada’s new Senate building

Canada's Senators are getting ready to move into their new home. The construction that has transformed the former Government Conference Centre is almost done. However, a problem with sound at...