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Ottawa police are investigating the city’s second homicide of the year.   Investigators say a man in his 20’s was found with stab wounds yesterday in the city’s east end and he died in hospital.   No one is in custody at this time.   Police say the stabbing is not believed to be a […]


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Erik Karlsson scored the go-ahead goal late in regulation as the Sens beat the Rangers 2-1 in game one of their second round Stanley Cup playoff.   Game two goes tomorrow afternoon.   —   Sidney Crosby scores two goals in 52 seconds leading the Penguins to a 3-2 win over the Capitals in game […]


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Apr 28 Cloudy 15 degrees Winds SW 13 km/h                                  Today: Mainly cloudy. Clearing this morning. Wind becoming SW 20-40 km/h this afternoon. High 17. UV index 7 or high.   Tonight: Increasing cloudiness after with some isolated showers before morning. Low 11.   Sat: Mainly cloudy with isolated showers in the morning. Clearing […]


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The Ontario government says it will release its first balanced budget in a decade today, after eliminating a massive deficit.   Finance minister Charles Sousa has already announced that the budget will contain new spending to benefit seniors, students, parents, caregivers and patients.   He has also promised a “booster shot” for health care, specifically […]


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Sens and Rangers, game one, second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs get underway tonight at Canadian Tire Centre at 7:00   At last word there were about a thousand tickets still available.   —   Oilers down the Ducks 5-3, game one of their series.   —   A goal and two assists for PK […]


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Apr 27 Partly cloudy 12 degrees Winds E 9 km/h                                  Today: Mainly sunny. Fog dissipating this morning. Wind becoming E 20-40 km/h this afternoon. High 26. Humidex 32. UV index 7 or high.   Tonight: Increasing cloudiness. A few showers beginning near midnight. Risk of a thunderstorm overnight. Low 12.   Fri: Clearing […]


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A military police investigation has been initiated into the death of a Canadian soldier from the Royal Canadian Dragoons, based at CFB Petawawa and undisclosed injuries to three others in a training accident at a Canadian Forces base in northern Alberta.   The military says Sergeant Robert Dynerowicz was killed in a vehicle accident Tuesday morning […]


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Surprise announcement from the Ottawa 67’s.  Jeff Brown, coach and GM of the junior team, is stepping down…citing personal reasons.  Says he’s moving his family back to St. Louis.  No replacement for Brown has been named.   —   Brown’s former NHL team, the St. Louis Blues host Nashville tonight in game 1 of the second round […]


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Apr 26 Light rain 9 degrees Winds NE 3 km/h                                  Today: A few showers ending this morning then a mix of sun and cloud this afternoon. Fog patches dissipating. Wind becoming E 20 km/h this morning. High 19. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Fog patches developing. Low 11.   […]


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Police say the two people charged in the death of a 19-month-old boy whose body was found outside a northeast Edmonton church Friday night are the boy’s father and his girlfriend.   Staff-sergeant Duane Hunter believes Anthony Raine was already dead when his body was placed outside the church last Tuesday morning, three days before […]


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Lot of talk about the future of Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price.   Price becomes an unrestricted free agent at the end of next season and would surely draw lucrative offers from other teams.   G-M Marc Bergevin is hoping to sign price to a new contract that will keep his star goalie in Montreal for many more […]


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Apr 25 Partly cloudy 4 degrees Winds E 8 km/h                                  Today: Increasing cloudiness. A few showers beginning near noon. Wind SE 20-40 km/h. High 13. UV index 5 or moderate.   Tonight  Mainly cloudy with a few showers. Low 8.   Wed: Cloudy with sunny breaks. High 18.   Thurs: Mainly sunny. Low […]


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An inquest will begin today into the death of a 45-year-old man in Sharbot Lake   Robert Srigley was fatally shot by police in 2013.   The inquest will examine the events surrounding his death.   The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.   ===================   Over the weekend the civic and […]


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The Ottawa Senators are moving on and they have Clarke MacArthur to thank for it. MacArthur scored his second of the post-season on a power play in overtime, lifting Ottawa to a 3-2 win over the Bruins in game 6.   Macarthur sat out much of the season with a concussion.   The senators will […]


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Apr 24 Partly cloudy 2 degrees Winds N 10 km/h                                  Today: Mainly sunny. Wind N 20 km/h becoming light this morning. High 12. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Wind becoming E 20 km/h overnight. Low 2.   Tues: Increasing cloudiness in the morning with isolated showers in the afternoon. […]


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Ottawa police have posted a security photo on their website of a person of interest in a fraud investigation.   Investigators say a woman approached a man downtown on March 31st and convinced him to make a donation to an unknown charity.   It’s alleged the man was taken to a nearby ATM and that […]


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The New York Rangers tie their series with Montreal at two. Rick Nash getting the tiebreaking goal…Rangers edge the Habs 2-1.   San Jose hammers Edmonton 7-0 to even their series at two.   The Columbus Blue Jackets stave off elimination with a 5-4 win over Pittsburgh.   Sens in Boston tonight…leading the Bruins two-one.   […]


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Apr 19 Cloudy 3 degree Winds E 2 km/h                                  Today: Mainly cloudy. A few showers this morning with light rain this afternoon. Wind becoming S 20-40 km/h near noon. High 12. UV index 5 or moderate.   Tonight: Showers ending late this evening then partly cloudy. Low 4.   Thurs: Partly cloudy with […]


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The OPP are asking for your help in finding a missing Loyalist Township woman.   Police have been searching an area about 20 kilometres west of Kingston with helicopters and police dogs for Maria ‘Tiny’ Dewagner.   She was last seen on April 13th around 2:00 pm at her home and her last communication was a text […]


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The city of Ottawa is celebrating Team Canada’s women’s curling team today.   Rachel Homan’s team and coach will be at City Hall’s Jean Pigott place at noon for a reception held by the city and the Ottawa Curling Club.   The event is a celebration of the team’s gold medal at the 2017 World […]


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Apr 18 Clear -1 degree Winds W 3 km/h                                  Today: Sunny. High 10. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: Increasing cloudiness this evening. Low 3.   Wed: Cloudy. Showers beginning in the morning. High 11.   Thurs: Periods of rain. Low 8. High 11.   Fri: Mainly cloudy with some showers. Low […]


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Ottawa police were out conducting speed enforcement blitzes on Baseline Road yesterday at the same location as a weekend double fatal.   Two men in their 20’s were rushed to hospital in Ottawa Saturday after their car flipped over at Baseline and Fisher. They later died in hospital.   Police say the vehicle was speeding before […]


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The Montreal Canadiens take a two-one lead in their eastern conference quarter-final with a 3-1 win over the New York Rangers.   Oilers edge the Sharks 1-0 for a two-one series lead.   Penguins push Columbus to the brink of elimination with a 5-4 win over the Blue Jackets.   The Blues also one win away from […]


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Apr 17 Partly cloudy 7 degrees Winds W 11 km/h                                  Today: A mix of sun and cloud. High 9. UV index 4 or moderate.   Tonight: Clear. Low -2.   Tues: Sunny. High 12.   Wed: Cloudy with light rain. Low 5. High 13.   Thurs: Periods of rain. Low 7. High 10. […]


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Syrian officials have raised the death toll to seven after a U-S missile strike on an air base in Homs province.   The Syrian says nine other people were wounded in the strike, which was in retaliation to a deadly chemical attack in Syria earlier this week.   Syrian state T-V is showing shaky mobile […]