Monday, July 16, 2018

CBC Ottawa news quiz for the week of July 8

What could cost Ottawa's English public school board $5 million? Which café announced it is trialling delivery in Ottawa? And which LRT station did Ottawa get a sneak...

Environment Canada issues heat warning for Ottawa

Environment Canada issued a heat warning for the Ottawa area Sunday morning.  The agency says that hot and humid weather will affect the city on Sunday...

30 displaced after residential fire in Gatineau

Thirty people are displaced after a fire struck a residential building in Gatineau Sunday morning.  Emergency services received a call around 4:20 a.m. about a fire...

Ottawa soccer fans gear up for World Cup final

Fans across Ottawa are coming together to watch the World Cup final between France and Croatia Sunday. The two teams are squaring off to settle an old...

Doug Ford tilts the table away from Trudeau’s agenda

When Canada's premiers gather in New Brunswick for their annual summer meetings this week, the main event undoubtedly will be the debut of Ontario...

Retracing great-grandfather’s historic canoe trek

An Ottawa native is about to set out on a long canoe journey in the pristine northern wilderness, following the path of his great-grandfather. David...

You scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream … bread?

With the temperatures heading back up this weekend, Ottawa's Ice Cream Festival couldn't come at a better time.    The festival, held Sunday July 15, is...

Trucking industry facing driver shortage

People working in the trucking industry say a shortage of drivers is looming larger than ever and freight and logistics companies say they can't...

Summer camp helps students with health challenges leave the nest

Isaiah Davis says he always knew he wanted to live independently. When he was as young as 10 he was already wondering how he would...

Pit bull owners calling on Ontario to repeal ban

Dozens of people gathered at Parliament Hill in Ottawa Saturday to appeal to Ontario's new provincial government to change the law that bans pit...