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Local news for Orleans (Ottawa, ON) continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Friday Sep 12 | The Atlantic

D'Oh, Canada! Apple's Latest Map Mixes Up Toronto and Ottawa

Americans probably have a lot to apologize to Canadians for, but one of them is this: Most of us have very little idea about Canada's most basic geography. Ottawa? Vancouver? Ontario? Those places, for many of us, could be anywhere.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, US Politics, US News

Wed Sep 10, 2014

CNews

Sinkhole driver suing Ottawa for $500,000

Two years after a sinkhole on Hwy. 174 swallowed a car, the driver has filed a lawsuit blaming the city for not acting on its crumbling infrastructure.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Canada.com

Accused Ottawa cyberbully apologizes: 'I crossed the line'

The day Robert James Campbell quit his job, he went home and started plotting revenge against everyone he felt had wronged him in life. He says he didn't leave his Ottawa apartment for seven months.

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Related Topix: Canada, Prison

CBC News

Sinkhole driver Juan Pedro Unger sues City of Ottawa for $550K

The sinkhole swallowed Unger's car and it quickly grew to consume all lanes of Highway 174 eastbound at the Jeanne d'Arc Boulevard exit. Two years after a sinkhole on Hwy.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

CBC News

Toronto Blue Jays donate to accessible Ottawa baseball diamond

Bryce Desrochers, right, and his mother Michelle had an idea to help Bryce play the sport he loves, baseball, in a wheelchair.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Crofs Blogs

How Canada developed pioneer drugs to fight Ebola

A significant portion of the funding for Canada's path-breaking research into an experimental therapy and a vaccine for Ebola came from the research arm of the Department of National Defence, which has spent nearly $7-million since 2002 developing the drugs as part of a program designed to shield this country from security threats.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Microbiology, Biology, Science,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Herbal remedies, healthy food options offered in new Ogdensburg store

A health food store offering a wide array of organic food and herbal remedies has opened its doors in Ogdensburg.

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Related Topix: Ogdensburg, NY, Canada, Massena, NY

The Globe and Mail

How Canada developed pioneer drugs to fight Ebola

A man , right, working for a humanitarian group, throws water in a small bag to West Point residents behind the fence of a holding area, as they wait for a second consignment of food from the Liberian government.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Torontoist

Jim Karygiannis Sets His Sights on Scarborough-Agincourt

Former Liberal MP Jim Karygiannis first got involved in local politics nearly 30 years ago, when concerns about his daughter's safety prompted him to join her school's parent-teacher association.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Ottawa Citizen

Drunk driver who killed Rockland grandmother gets nearly five years in prison

A drunk driver who ran a stop sign and killed a Rockland grandmother has been sentenced to four years and nine months in prison.

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Related Topix: Prison, Canada,

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