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A heat warning is in effect for the area as hot and humid conditions continue early this week.   Mostly sunny skies with daytime temperatures to reach the low thirties, with humidex values approaching forty again today   A cold front is expected to move across southern Ontario through the day Wednesday bringing cooler temperatures for […]


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67’s score big in their season opener beating the Erie Otters 6-4 in front of almost 54 hundred fans.   —   Still on the ice….Navan beat Smiths Falls 4-1.  Carleton Place doubles up Brockville 4-2.  Cornwall whips Kemptville 7-1. Ottawa Junior Sens 3 Nepean 1, Pembroke over Kanata 6-5 in overitme.   —   In the CFL […]


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Sept 25 Clear 19 degrees Winds SW 2 km/h                                Heat warning in effect.   Today: Clearing this morning. Fog patches this morning. High 32. Humidex 40. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: A few clouds. Fog patches developing overnight. Low 18.   Tues: Mainly sunny. High 31. Humidex 40.   Wed: A mix […]


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A Perth company has been fined $50,000 after a worker was injured on the job. The incident took place at Grenville Castings on Conlon Drive back in May 2015. A worker suffered a permanent hand injury while working with molten metal. There was an issue with a piece of equipment and the worker’s hand got […]


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The Blue Jays are guaranteed a losing record this season after their bats went silent at Rogers Centre. Starter Jason Vargas and four relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Royals topped the Jays 1-0. Toronto’s record is 71-and-82 with nine games left on the schedule. — In the CFL …the Redblacks are in […]


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Sept 22 Clear 15 degrees Winds NE 2 km/h                                Today: Sunny. High 27. Humidex 30. UV index 5 or moderate.   Tonight: A few clouds. Low 16.   Sat: A mix of sun and cloud. High 29. Humidex 38.   Sun: Sunny. Low 19. High 31. Humidex 39.   Mon: Sunny. Low 19. High […]


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There will be marches across the country to show that a woman?s right to walk our streets safely needs to be upheld. Here’s one local walk that Lanark County Interval House invites you to attend.


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Ottawa police say they are searching for suspects after a man was gunned down in broad daylight in a residential neighbourhood on Caldwell Avenue.   Paramedics say the man was rushed to a trauma centre in critical condition yesterday afternoon, but he died of his injuries.   Residents in the neighbourhood say many young children […]


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The Blue Jays couldn’t stop Kansas City’s offence…they thumped Toronto 15-5 at Rogers Centre.  The two teams meet up again tonight at 7:00 – the game on 1310news.   —   In NHL preseason action Montreal lost to Washington 4-2….Edmonton 4 Winnipeg 1 and Vancouver 5 Calgary 3   —   The San Francisco 49ers will […]


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Sept 21 Clear 19 degrees Winds N 3 km/h                                Today: Mainly sunny. Fog patches this morning. High 26. Humidex 32. UV index 5 or moderate.   Tonight: A few clouds. Low 13.   Fri: Mainly sunny. High 27. Humidex 29.   Sat: Sunny. Low 15. High 30. Humidex 38.   Sun: Sunny. Low 18. […]


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31 of 39 lawsuits filed after the bus train crash in Barrhaven have been settled with the city.   City solicitor Rick O’Conner says the total damages claimed is 26 million, although the final total could be adjusted.   As for the individual amounts O’Conner says they are confidential.   An investigation by the national transportation safety board concluded there wasn’t […]


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Ottawa downed the Leafs 5-2 in exhibition action in Toronto. It’s the second Senators win over the Leafs in as many nights.   —   The Toronto Blue Jays received some power from an unexpected source. Darwin Barney hit a two-run homer as Toronto began its last home stand of 2017 with a 5-2 win […]


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Sept 20 Clear 19 degrees Winds N 2 km/h                                Today: Mainly sunny. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 26. Humidex 33. UV index 5 or moderate.   Tonight: Clear. Low 15.   Thurs: Mainly sunny. High 26. Humidex 31.   Fri: Sunny. Low 11. High 28.   Sat: Mainly sunny. Low 16. High 29. […]


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The lawyer for a Quebec man who was the subject of an amber alert involving his six-year-old son says his client is in a coma. The 41-year-old man is charged with second-degree murder in the slaying of the boy’s mother, who was found dead in Quebec on Thursday. The boy and his father were stopped […]


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Mike Hoffman scored twice as the Senators downed Toronto 6-2 in pre-season action. The Sens in Toronto tonight to play the Leafs   —   Other pre-season action saw Montreal blew a two-goal lead en route to a 3-2 loss to Boston, Minnesota edged Winnipeg 3-2 in a shootout, and Edmonton beat the Flames twice, […]


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Sept 19 Clear 18 degrees Winds SW 4 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud with a chance of showers or a thunderstorm this afternoon/evening. Fog patches this morning. High 26. Humidex 32. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Fog patches developing overnight. Low 17.   Wed: A mix of […]


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The search continues for a 71-year-old Lachute, Quebec man who’s been missing since Friday, after his car was stolen.   Yvon Lacasse had been using the car in which a six-year-old boy — who’d been the subject of an Amber Alert — was found safe in eastern Ontario.   The boy vanished from Saint-Eustache, Quebec, […]


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Ottawa’s quarterbacks are taking a beating, but getting the wins. Drew Tate went 21 of 29 for 185 passing yards, including one touchdown and an interception, as the Redblacks beat Montreal 29-11. Tate was filling in for injured starter Trevor Harris but he left the game with an injury in the third quarter.   Ryan […]


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Sept 18 Clear 15 degrees Winds NW 7 km/h                                Today: Sunny with a mix of sun and cloud this afternoon. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 28. Humidex 35. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: Partly cloudy with isolated showers this evening and overnight. Fog patches developing overnight. Low 16.   Tues: A […]


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An amber alert remains in effect for a missing six-year-old boy named Louka Fredette in Saint-Eustache, Quebec, northwest of Montreal.   Quebec provincial police say he went missing at about 5:35-p-m yesterday and believe he is with his father, 41-year-old Ugo Fredette.   Police say he may be driving a white Ford F-250 pickup truck […]


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The LPGA’s Evian Championship continues in France after yesterday was rained out. Brooke Henderson back on the course for round 1 today.   Tournament officials said it was fairest to all golfers to make it a 54-hole tournament and discredit any scores from Round 1 yestereday.   —   The Minnesota twins maintained their lead […]


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Sept 15 Clear 15 degrees Winds NW 7 km/h                                Today: Mainly sunny. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 28. Humidex 33. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: Clear. Fog patches developing. Low 15.   Sat: Mainly sunny. High 28. Humidex 33.   Sun: Sunny. Low 15. High 28.   Mon: A mix of […]


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Ottawa police are investigating a shooting outside of the Crazy Horse in Kanata.   Police say it happened in the parking lot early this morning.   Police would not confirm if anyone was injured.   ===============   An Ottawa man has been fined more than 12-thousand dollars after advertising illegal electrical work on Kijiji.   […]


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The L-P-G-A’s Evian Championship is already underway in France. The event serves as the season’s fifth major championship. Canadians Brooke Henderson and Brittany Marchand are in the field. Last year’s winner In Gee Chun is back to defend her title.   —   Toronto’s win streak came to an end at four games. Marcus Stroman […]


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Sept 14 Partly cloudy 14 degrees Winds SW 4 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 26. Humidex 31. UV index 6 or high.   Tonight: A few clouds. Fog patches. Low 14.   Fri: Sunny. Fog patches dissipating. High 27. Humidex 33.   Sat: Sunny. Low […]