Thursday, March 21, 2019

Coun. Bob Monette won’t run for re-election

Orléans Coun. Bob Monette has announced he is not running again in this fall's municipal election. Monette had earlier said he planned to run for another...

RCMP target Gatineau Park speeders after crashes and complaints

The RCMP recently targeted speeding drivers in Gatineau Park and say they'll keep it up after two crashes and complaints that people drive recklessly...

Doug Ford’s environmental policies light on details, advocates say

Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford was adamant during the Ontario election campaign that he is opposed to a carbon tax but some voters and...

MTO contractors mow down hundreds of saplings

Astounded that the same provincial ministry that planted thousands of trees along a highway later paid to have them mowed down, a Morrisburg, Ont., woman is now...

Showers and thunderstorms coming in Wednesday

Change is on the way, grab the umbrella. Showers and even some gusty thunderstorms will pass through the Ottawa area today starting around noon. Look for...

North Gower landowners have had it up to here with costly drainage plan

Hundreds of landowners in North Gower are asking Ottawa city council to shut down a proposed $1.5-million upgrade to drainage works in their area, claiming that...

Severe thunderstorm watch for eastern Ontario

Change is on the way, grab the umbrella and tie down loose objects. Showers and even some gusty thunderstorms will pass through the Ottawa area...

SIU investigating after woman and dog shot in Almonte

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is investigating after an officer shot a 64-year-old woman and a dog in Almonte on Tuesday. According to the SIU, two...

Ottawa police want 10 more officers to fight gang violence

Ottawa police are asking the city to hire 10 new officers in the fall to deal with what they call increasing gun violence. In a...

Wife of Senators captain sought court order protecting her from threats

Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson's wife, Melinda, applied for a peace bond seeking protection from a woman who has allegedly made threats against her and her husband. Melinda...