Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Ontario Liberals promise $2.1B to ‘rebuild’ mental health care system

Ontario's Liberal government is promising to spend $2.1 billion over the next four years to "rebuild" the province's mental health system. Premier Kathleen Wynne says...

Service Canada’s gender neutral directive is ‘confusing’ and ‘will be corrected’ says minister

A federal cabinet minister says a directive to Service Canada agents telling them to use gender-neutral language — such as 'parent' instead of 'mother'...

Agency for child sexual assault victims suddenly suspends services

A Gatineau, Que., agency that supports child victims of sexual assault has suddenly fired all its staff and suspended services because of money issues. Centre...

Gatineau agency for child sexual assault victims suddenly suspends services

A Gatineau, Que., agency that supports child victims of sexual assault has suddenly fired all its staff and suspended services because of money issues. Centre...

Carleton students struggle with instability as strike drags on

Carleton University students say they're dealing with more than headaches as a support staff strike continues for a third week.  Staff have been on picket lines...

Parent councils riled by board’s move to oversee banking

The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) wants all school councils to do their banking through the board, a move that has riled some parent...

Ottawa school board wants to oversee school council banking

The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) wants all school councils to do their banking through the board, a move that has riled some parent...

Ottawa-Gatineau traffic updates for March 21

Good morning commuters! It seems at least once a month, CBC Radio One plays the 1972 hit Popcorn by Hot Butter before the 5:30 a.m. start of Ottawa Morning. It...

Let’s stop to think about how councillors spend our money

Coun. Jeff Leiper doesn't spend a cent of taxpayer money on promotional items. "I don't think the residents of Kitchissippi want to see me spending money...

Still chilly on Wednesday for first full day of spring

It will still be chilly for the first full day of spring. Sunny with cloudy periods are on tap Wednesday, and after a cold start,...