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A single-vehicle accident tied up the eastbound Queensway in downtown Ottawa for much of the morning rush hour on Thursday.
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A transport truck struck a construction barrier on Highway 417 eastbound, just east of the Nicholas/Lees exit, on Thursday morning.
Highway 417 eastbound has been reduced to one lane just east of Nicholas after a transport truck crash spilled fuel onto the roadway.
A 28-year-old man was taken to hospital in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times in the chest early Wednesday morning.
The Whalesbone Oyster House owner Joshua Bishop is headed off to the Tyne Valley Oyster Festival in Prince Edward Island Thursday to join a group of Canadians trying to break a Guinness world record for number of oysters shucked in an hour.
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Researchers say they discovered 140 human trafficking victims in Ottawa over the course of a nine-month investigation into the scope of sexual exploitation in the city.
Speed bumps and signs telling people to slow down were installed late last week along a pathway between the Rideau Canal and the Bytown Museum, just days after two young children were struck and injured by a speeding cyclist.
A man was taken to hospital in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times in the chest early Wednesday morning.
Ottawa firefighters evacuated the homes on Stegall Crescent as a precaution after an underground gas line was severed just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday.
Canadians are becoming increasingly pessimistic about the economy and the availability of jobs - except those in the booming West - a new survey suggests.
Ottawa Police are out monitoring the city's most dangerous intersections this week in a bid to make them safer.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 04:20 am
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