Sunday, August 19, 2018

Ottawa-Gatineau traffic updates for Aug. 17

Good morning commuters! The heavy rains and potential thunderstorms in the forecast have the potential to affect both the morning and afternoon commutes. That tractor trailer...

Potential refugee sponsors have a month to use new fund

The administrators of a private fund to help sponsor 1,000 refugees to come to Canada this year are encouraging people to organize in the...

Engineer backs Magee House owner on cause of collapse

The owner of a historic Hintonburg building that partially collapsed last month continues to blame the damage on vibrations from nearby construction, and says he has...

City of Ottawa refunded $40M in property taxes in 2017

Some municipalities may feel the financial pinch more acutely than others, but communities across Ontario are squirrelling away hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of dollars to...

Hundreds of patients received less than full dose of chemo, Cancer Care Ontario finds

Hundreds of cancer patients in dozens of Ontario hospitals may not have received the full amount of chemotherapy drug prescribed to them in the...

Expect lots of rain on Friday

Rain is on the docket today, and in some cases, the rain could be substantial, especially if you get a thunderstorm. The high will only...

OPP seek help after guns, bows and tools stolen in break-ins

OPP in Bancroft are hoping the public can help them identify suspects in a string of break-ins, including two incidents were multiple firearms were...

Family seeks ‘guardian angels’ who flew to hit-and-run victim’s aid

The daughter of an Ottawa woman injured in a hit and run Tuesday night is searching for the "guardian angel" who held her mother's hand...

Telsa Canada suing Ontario government over cancellation of rebate program

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Canada ULC is suing the Ontario government, claiming it has been treated unfairly in the government's decision to cancel...

Ottawa’s music community remembers Queen of Soul

As fans around the world mourn the death of Aretha Franklin and celebrate her decades-long career, Ottawa's music community is remembering her first performance...