Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Diane Deans picked as police board’s 1st female chair

Ottawa city council veteran Diane Deans is set to become the first female chair of the Ottawa Police Services board, and says her first order...

How to find the perfect Christmas tree

Still need to pick up a Christmas tree? We've got some tips about what to look for and how to make it last. Hallie Cotnam of CBC Radio's Ottawa...

Blake Dooley gets life in prison for Gatineau hotel murder

An Ottawa man convicted of first-degree murder in the death of a woman at a Gatineau hotel will remain in prison for at least the...

Inmates get new hotline to report conditions at Ottawa jail

A new hotline for inmates was buzzing with calls on Monday from people concerned with the conditions at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre (OCDC). Starting Monday, volunteers...

Liberals move fundraiser with Trudeau from Kingston military base

The federal Liberal Party has moved a fundraising event featuring Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that was originally booked on a Canadian Forces base —...

Orléans school investigating how 4-year-old wandered away

An elementary school in Orléans is investigating how a four-year-old student wandered away last week without staff noticing. Two members of the public found the...

STO dismisses drivers accused of assaulting passengers

The Société de transport de l'Outaouais (STO) has dismissed two drivers accused of verbal and physical assault.  The agency said it would not get into details...

Flea market fire toxins contaminate more wells

Two years after fire destroyed a flea market near Smiths Falls, Ont., toxic chemicals from the foam firefighters used to douse the flames have appeared...

Technology helping bring immunization records up to date

Technology is slowly but surely helping Ottawa Public Health whittle down its list of children whose immunization records need updating, as parents trade in...

It should snow a little bit today and be pretty cold tonight

We exchange the blue skies and sunshine for clouds and occasional flurries today, but the sun and crisp winter air will return on Wednesday. The...