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Ottawa police are looking for members of a group that attacked “scare actors” at a local Halloween attraction last weekend. Saunders Farm says a total of eight actors in three different scare attractions at its Frightfest were hit by guests in the group on Saturday night. It says two of the actors have been diagnosed […]

Brooke Henderson was three strokes better in her second round at an LPGA event in China. Henderson’s even par 72 has left her three over to the tournament at the halfway point in Shanghai. — The Boston Red Sox clinch the American League pennant with a 4-1 win over the Houston Astros.  David Price working […]

Oct 19 Partly cloudy 5° Winds SW 9 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind SW 20-40 km/h. High 16. UV index 3 or moderate.   Tonight: Cloudy. Showers beginning late this evening. Wind SW 20-40 km/h. Low 8.   Sat: Showers ending in the morning then a mix of sun and […]

There was a flurry of activity online and at dozens of pot shops that are now open for business as recreational cannabis became legal across the country on Wednesday. Products were said to be “flying off the shelves” in retail outlets and online stores as soon as the clock struck midnight. Some private retailers sold […]

Brooke Henderson shot 3 over 75 in Shanghai this morning – she is 9 shots behind the leader — The LA Dodgers are a win away from the World Series. They beat the Brewers 5-2 in game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in the NLCS. Game 6 is Friday in Milwaukee — Make it […]

Oct 18 Clear -1° Winds NW 12 km/h                                Today: Mainly sunny. Wind NW 20-40 km/h becoming light this morning. Wind becoming W 20 near noon. High 4. UV index 3 or moderate.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Low 1 with temperature rising to 4 by morning.   Fri: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind […]

Ottawa investigators are piecing together a shooting incident in the west end that involved three vehicles and left a 32 year old man in life threatening condition in hospital. According to the Citizen the victim of the Bayshore area shooting called 9-1-1 to report he had been shot, giving police a fake name. When police […]

Cody Bellinger singles home the winning run in the 13th inning….lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a  2-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers and tying the NL championship series at two…..a thriller of a game that took five hours and 15 minutes. Boston downed Houston 8-2 for a two-one lead in the ALCS. — Connor […]

Oct 17 Cloudy 8° Winds SW 9 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud with a few showers this morning. Wind SW 20 km/h becoming NW 30-50 near noon. High 10 with temperature falling to 7 this afternoon. UV index 2 or low.   Tonight: Mainly cloudy with a few showers or flurries […]

A man has been injured in a fight in the Byward Market that may have involved a stabbing. It happened around midnight, on George Street near William. Ottawa police say, one person was injured in an altercation, but there’s no word on age nor gender. The person injured has been taken to hospital with lacerations […]

Another impressive win for the Sens, 4-1 over the visiting Dallas Stars. Rookie D-man Max Lajoie opened the scoring with his 4th goal of the young season. Brady Thachuk also finding the back of the net and a solid performance from goalie Craig Anderson.  Sens aren’t back in action until Saturday when they host Montreal. […]

Oct 16 Partly cloudy 3° Winds W 10 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind becoming SW 20 late this afternoon. High 10. UV index 3 or moderate.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Wind SW 20 km/h. Low 6.   Wed: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind NW 20-40 km/h. High 8. […]

Provincial police say they’ve found the body of a missing 26-year-old woman from Eastern Ontario. They say they’re now investigating the death of Emilie Maheu as a homicide. OPP say Maheu was reported missing on Thursday evening, and was last seen leaving her workplace in Alexandria that afternoon. Her body was found in South Glengarry […]

Smiths Falls Brooke Henderson is settling for a tie for 14th place at this week’s LPGA tour stop in South Korea.  She struggled with the wind and closed with a 71 — Bryan Little broke a tie with 2:09 left and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 last night to open a six-game […]

Oct 15 Cloudy 5° Winds SE 5 km/h                                Today: Cloudy. Periods of rain beginning this morning. Wind becoming SW 20 km/h this afternoon. High 13. UV index 1 or low.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Wind W 30-50 km/h. Low 3.   Tues: Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness near noon. Wind SW 20-40 km/h. High 9. […]

The funeral for the 17 year old victim of Mondays incident at a Barrhaven construction zone will be tomorrow. The visitation for Joshua Eardley will be this afternoon at four at the Alan R. Barker Funeral Home in Carleton Place. The funeral is tomorrow morning at St Clares Church in Dwyer Hill at 11. Joshua […]

Brooke Henderson fired her second straight one over par 73 at an LPGA event in Korea. The Smiths Falls golfer is well back, tied for 32nd after two rounds of the Keb Hana Bank Championship. There are four golfers who share the lead at the halfway point at 8 under par., — The NHL’s leading […]

Oct 12 Cloudy 11° Winds W 7 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Isolated showers this morning. Wind W 20-40 km/h. High 10. UV index 3 or moderate.   Tonight: Mainly cloudy with a chance of showers. Low 4.   Sat: A mix of sun and cloud. High 10. UV index 3 […]

Major crime investigators are continuing to look into any criminal aspects around the disappearance of Nakayla Baskin The 11-year-old girl was located safe by officers yesterday, alone in an apartment in the east end of the city. Police say they were acting on a tip from the public. Nakayla had been missing for more than […]

Brooke Henderson is well back after round one of the Keb Hana Bank tournament in Korea. Brooke fired a one over par 73. That has her in a tie for 28th. The leader from Japan at 7 under par 65. Brooke got off to a good start and was 2 under after five holes, but […]

Oct 11 Drizzle 13° Winds E 5 km/h                                Today: Mainly cloudy. Scattered showers this morning. Risk of a thunderstorm early this morning. Wind SW 20-40 km/h. High 21 with temperature falling to 17 this afternoon. Humidex 28.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Wind W 20-40 km/h. Low 7.   Fri: Partly cloudy. Isolated showers in […]

A 19-year-old is facing five charges in the death of his friend in Barrhaven. John Wells has been charged with several crimes including impaired driving and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle in connection to an accident involving equipment at a construction site on Monday night. One witness told the CBC, Wells frantically knocked on […]

Game day for the Sens with the Philadelphia Flyers in town. Philly might be in a rather surly mood,  coming off an  8-2 pounding last night at the hands of the San Jose Sharks. — Auston Matthews and John Tavares each score two goals leading the Leafs to a 7-4 win over Dallas.   A goal […]

Oct 10 Mainly clear 20° Winds SW 9 km/h                                Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Fog patches this morning. High 25. Humidex 31. UV index 5 or moderate.   Tonight: Partly cloudy with a few showers. Low 19.   Thurs: Showers ending in the afternoon then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind […]

Police are continuing to seek information regarding a missing 11-year-old girl. Nakayla Baskin has been missing for more than two weeks now and investigators are asking anyone with information to call 911. Baskin was last seen by family on September 24. While she is from the Carlington area, she is also known to frequent the […]