Thursday, December 13, 2018

Secretive process leaves urban councillors on city’s sidelines

You might think the nominating committee of Ottawa city council would be responsible for nominating people to various standing committees and boards, and helping...

Ford government move to bail on binding arbitration with doctors ‘affront to the law,’...

The government of Premier Doug Ford has pulled out of binding arbitration with the association representing the province's physicians, according to documents obtained by...

Remembering the OC Transpo strike, 10 years later

It's been 10 years since OC Transpo buses ground to a halt for what would become a 51-day strike. For people living in Ottawa at...

Doug Ford committed to LRT, anti-gang funding, mayor says

Ottawa's mayor says Ontario Premier Doug Ford is committed to funding LRT and anti-gang efforts in the capital, and seems open to giving municipalities some say...

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...