Malala Yousafzai in Ottawa Wednesday to receive honorary citizenship

11 April 2017 - 7:31pm
Canadian parliament voted in October 2014 to give her an honorary citizenship, but the Ottawa shooting cut short her plans to accept it.

Hate crimes can now be reported to Ottawa Police online

11 April 2017 - 5:38pm
“Our community partners have requested this and I’m pleased to see it being implemented,” said Chief Charles Bordeleau.

Deaths caused by not wearing seat belts hits 20-year low: OPP

11 April 2017 - 11:10am
"The evidence that supports the effectiveness of seat belt use remains irrefutable," said OPP deputy commissioner Brad Blair.

PHOTO: Red sky over Kanata

10 April 2017 - 11:39pm
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FEATURED: NAC Presents Jim Bryson (April 21)

10 April 2017 - 6:54am
“Once you have had a chance to see Bryson perform...

ONE HUNDRED YEARS: Ottawa remembers Vimy Ridge

9 April 2017 - 1:27pm
Hundreds gathered at the National War Memorial this weekend to remember the 3,598 Canadians who died in the battle for the ridge.

PLANNING AHEAD: NCC releases 50-year plan for Capital Region

6 April 2017 - 4:23pm
"It offers a direction for the Capital’s development to the bicentennial of Confederation and beyond, and a framework for land use and projects that will be implemented on federal land," a news release said.

Hog’s Back bridge closure begins Wednesday

5 April 2017 - 11:06am
(Via City of Ottawa) Ottawa – Hog’s Back Bridge will...

NAC unveils Canada Scene festival, featuring over 1,000 artists this summer

5 April 2017 - 9:34am
“A major part of the Scene festivals has always been to help Canadian artists present their works for new audiences beyond the festival and Canada’s borders” said Peter Herrndorf, President and CEO of the National Arts Centre.

Some simple precautions to keep bears away as hibernation ends

4 April 2017 - 9:00pm
In some parts of the province, this year's mild winter means black bears are coming out of hibernation early. Taking simple precautions can help prevent black bears from visiting your community.

Clarke MacArthur returns to Senators lineup

4 April 2017 - 5:42pm
MacArthur has not played a game since October 2015 after receiving three concussions from three different games.

City finance committee approves plan to revitalize ByWard and Parkdale markets

4 April 2017 - 12:11pm
The move, if approved by council, would establish a Municipal Services Corporation to provide dedicated management of the two markets.

City’s water pipe ban unconstitutional, legal challenge alleges

3 April 2017 - 9:22pm
The city's water pipe ban is unconstitutional because Middle Eastern culture is intimately connected with smoking them, a court filing says.

Teen in serious condition after being stabbed in throat downtown

3 April 2017 - 8:39am
Police are seeking a suspect who was last seen on Rideau Street.

How to watch the Juno Awards tonight

2 April 2017 - 5:30am
What channel will it be on and how to stream it.

No confirmed cases after travelers on Ottawa flights may have been exposed to measles

1 April 2017 - 10:17pm
Ottawa Public Health (OPH) has become aware that people travelling on two WestJet flights arriving in and departing from Ottawa may have been exposed to measles.

Task force to develop “music strategy” for Ottawa

31 March 2017 - 11:40pm
The City of Ottawa and OMIC will work with a task force of music and film industry partners, as well as other business leaders, to develop a strategy that will strengthen and grow our music industry, as well as other cultural sectors in Ottawa.

Will Ottawa host the 2021 Canada Summer Games?

30 March 2017 - 5:30am
Will it be Ottawa that hosts the largest multi-sport event in the country, or one of three other cities?

UOttawa student union president files intent to sue campus newspaper for libel

30 March 2017 - 5:29am
The president of uOttawa's student union filed notice to sue the paper after they reported on allegedly defamatory statements made about him at a public meeting.

Ottawa Grey Cup organizers call for artists’ submissions

30 March 2017 - 5:28am
The Grey Cup Festival Team announced an open call for artist submissions looking for performers from all across the nation to celebrate what makes us Canadian.