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The OPP say they were alerted to almost two dozen improperly discarded needles in Pembroke yesterday. The needles were found under the Mary Street Bridge and were discarded safely by city staff. Officials say if you find discarded needles on your property…. You can dispose of them yourself in a labelled unbreakable container and bring […]


Tyler Seguin helped the Dallas Stars keep up their recent run of success. Seguin scored a goal and added an assist as the Stars beat the Canucks 4-2 in Vancouver for their sixth win in seven games. He scored on a pretty three-way passing play with 1:49 left in the second period to give Dallas […]


Nov 15 Cloudy 0° Winds SW 14 km/h   Today: Mainly cloudy with scattered flurries this morning. Wet snow beginning near noon. Local amount 2 cm. Wind becoming NW 20-40 this afternoon. High 2 with temperature falling to -4 this afternoon.   Tonight: Clearing. Low -16.   Sat: Sunny. Wind up to 15 km/h. High […]


A car riddled with bullet holes, found in the parking lot of a school in Little Italy has been seized by Ottawa police. The car was discovered yesterday morning around 7 9 o’clock, at Bayswater and Beech Street. While police will confirm that a person with a gunshot wound arrived at hospital on their own, […]


Jean-Gabriel Pageau had his first-career hat trick, including the game-winning goal, as the Ottawa Senators came from behind to defeat the New Jersey Devils 4-2.  Pageau has eight goals in his last six games. Craig Anderson stopped 21 shots for Ottawa, including a breakaway stop on Taylor Hall midway through the third period with the […]


Nov 14 Flurries -8° Winds SE 7 km/h   Today: Light snow. Local amount 2-4 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. High -1. Wind chill near -10.   Tonight: Scattered flurries. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature steady near -1.   Fri: A few flurries with light snow in the afternoon. Local amount 2 cm. […]


The special investigations unit is investigating a death in Stone Mills Township, just northwest of Kingston. Just before six o’clock last night, the Lennox Addington OPP detachment responded to a single vehicle crash on 5 Lake Road . During the response, there was an interaction between an officer and another individual. As a result of […]


With 12 family members and friends watching in the crowd, Elias Pettersson put on show to celebrate his 21st birthday. Pettersson scored a pair of goals in a wild third period as the Vancouver Canucks ended a four-game winless streak with a 5-3 home win over the Nashville Predators. — The San Jose Sharks are […]


Nov 13 Clear -14° Winds W 8 km/h   Today: Mainly sunny. High -7. UV index 1 or low.   Tonight: Increasing cloudiness with a few flurries. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low -9.   Thurs: Periods of snow. Amount 2-4 cm. Wind becoming S 20 km/h late in the afternoon. High 0.   Fri: […]


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A teen reported missing from Barrhaven has been found dead. According to Global, students at his school, John McCrae, were told yesterday and a letter was sent home to parents. The letter said Aleksa Jovanovic was found dead Monday morning. Police are continuing their investigation. ===================== Police continue to investigate what caused a crash that […]


There is no immediate word on a possible replacement for Don Cherry on “Coach’s Corner,” after Sportsnet cut ties with the outspoken hockey commentator in the wake of his tirade on immigrants and Remembrance Day poppies. In a statement, the network says sports are supposed to unite people, not divide them. Cherry told The Canadian […]


Nov 12 Cloudy -8° Winds NW 10 km/h   Today: Snow ending this morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind NW 20-40 km/h. High minus 7. Wind chill near -17.   Tonight: Clearing. Wind NW 20-40 km/h. Low -14. Wind chill -24.   Wed: Sunny. Wind becoming light in the morning. High -7. […]


Two people were killed in a crash on highway seven Sunday afternoon. The OPP was called to a two vehicle collision between Carleton Place and Perth. No information about the two killed has been released. The highway was closed between Drummond Concessions 7 and 12-a  from around 2 until  9 last night. ================= Ottawa police […]


A strong second half helped the Raptors get the win in L-A. Pascal Siakim was one of six Raptors to score in double figures as Toronto beat James the Lakers 113-104 in L-A. Siakim had 24 points while Fred VanVleet chipped in 23. Toronto outscored the Lakers by 17 in the second half. — Ron […]


Nov 11 Cloudy -6° Winds N 6 km/h   Today: Mainly cloudy with isolated flurries early this morning. Snow beginning late this afternoon. Wind up to 15 km/h. High -4. Wind chill near -12.   Tonight: Snow. Amount 5-10 cm. Wind becoming NE 20 km/h this evening. Low -7. Wind chill near -14.   Tues: […]


During a special Veterans’ Week ceremony today Ottawa mayor Jim Watson will be joined by councillor Riley Brockington to rename the airport parkway pedestrian bridge…the Juno Beach Memorial Bridge. The dedication is a symbol of gratitude and will serve to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-day and the Battle of Normandy. The invasion of Normandy […]


It appears the Ottawa Fury FC is about to fold. The team has a media briefing for what it terms a major announcement at 11 this morning at TD Place. Whether the   team is suspending operations or folding altogether will be revealed then. The club was in a spat with the governing body of soccer […]


Nov 8 Partly cloudy -6° Winds NW 9 km/h   Today: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind up to 15 km/h. High -2. UV index 2 or low.   Tonight: A few clouds. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low -10.   Sat: Increasing cloudiness early in the morning with a chance of flurries/showers in […]


Authorities in Ontario say two teens who were subject of an Amber Alert have been located. Police say the 13-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl were found safe after they were last seen in Toronto on Wednesday morning. They say a suspect is in custody and no one else is being sought in connection to the […]


The Edmonton Oilers took a step back in the N-H-L’s Western Conference last night. Alex Pietrangelo scored and added two assists as the first-place St. Louis Blues topped Edmonton 5-2 for their sixth straight victory. Connor McDavid and Zack Kassian scored for the second-place Oilers. They have lost two in a row. — A packed […]


Nov 7 Snow 1° Winds SW 5 km/h   Today: Periods of snow this morning then a mix of sun and cloud with scattered flurries this afternoon. Amount 2-4 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. High 1.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low -7.   Fri: A mix of sun and […]


Ontario is releasing its fall economic statement this afternoon amid concerns of potential cuts. Premier Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives have said the key fiscal update will detail their efforts to balance the books. Finance Minister Rod Phillips has said the statement will show the province will beat its own 10.3-billion-dollar deficit projection. The government has […]


Ottawa’s Rachel Homan scored a deuce in the eighth end to slip past Edmonton’s Kelsey Rocque 7-6 on Tuesday in the first draw of the tour challenge. Homan scored four in the fourth end to take a 5-2 lead in her first match of the grand slam of curling event. — It’s a 10-game winning […]


Nov 6 Partly cloudy 1° Winds W 14 km/h   Today: Partly cloudy with a few early morning flurries. Wind up to 15 km/h. High 3. UV index 1 or low.   Tonight: Periods of snow. Amount 2-4 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low 0.   Thurs: Periods of snow or rain ending near […]