Monday, June 25, 2018

Senators sign Chris Wideman to 1-year extension

The Ottawa Senators have agreed to a one-year contract extension with defenceman Chris Wideman. The team announced Sunday that the contract will be worth $1 million...

5 taken to hospital for overdoses at Escapade

Five people were taken to hospital to be treated for overdoses on Saturday during the Escapade Music Festival in Ottawa.  Paramedics say one person is in critical and another...

5 taken to hospital for overdoses at Escapade opening day

Five people were taken to hospital to be treated for overdoses on Saturday during the Escapade Music Festival in Ottawa.  Paramedics say one person is in critical condition and...

New Indigenous atlas to grace libraries, classrooms across Canada

A new four-volume atlas covering Indigenous lands, languages, history and cultures will soon be found on the shelves of libraries and classrooms across Canada  for...

Egg-stra bad timing: Bluesfest main stage work jeopardized by nesting bird

It's a tale of a tiny bird versus one of Ottawa's biggest outdoor festivals. A killdeer is nesting right in the middle of the cobblestone area...

Canoe collaboration ‘an Ottawa story’

Andrew Szeto likes to make things. So does his artist pal Drew Mosley. In the past, through Szeto's design company Maru, they've collaborated on T-shirt designs, ball caps and jackknives.  Szeto also...

Cyclist injured in collision with car

Gatineau police are investigating a collision involving a car and a bicycle Saturday afternoon in the city's Pointe-Gatineau neighbourhood. Officers were called to the scene of the...

‘He could’ve died’: Toddler recovering after Gatineau pit bull attack

A two-year-old boy is recovering after being attacked Friday evening in Gatineau, Que., by a pit bull. Hugo Giroux was inside his stroller on Rue des Forages...

SAQ’s threat to strike on eve of Quebec’s Fête nationale delayed

SAQ employees won't be striking this holiday weekend as union officials were unable to finish counting members' votes in time. The union, Syndicat des employé(e)s de...

Mosaïculture Gatineau 2018 opens its doors

Mosaïculture Gatineau 2018 opened for its second season Friday.  The floral showcase, which drew more than a million visitors to Gatineau last year, reopened at Jacques-Cartier Park. The...