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LRT to Kanata

The city’s finance and economic development committee just passed a motion to look into having a light rail transit link to Kanata before 2031 after Kanata South Coun. Allan Hubley tabled the motion on June 29.

Fast track to Kanata

The city is looking into having light rail transit to Kanata before 2031 after a motion tabled by Kanata South Coun. Allan Hubley passed at...

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On target

Melanie McCann’s athletic career depends on excelling in five different sports. The Ottawa-based athlete will travel to Toronto in July to test her skills in modern pentathlon’s five disciplines for the 2015 Pan Am Games.

Olympic modern pentathlete to compete in second Pan Am games

Melanie McCann's training and determination paired with the support of her team of four coaches carried her to the Pan Am Games in 2011 and...

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Pamic winner, for now

Walter Pamic may have won the Conservative candidacy race in the newly formed federal riding of Kanata-Carleton, but he isn’t saying much about the storm of controversy that led up to it.

Controversy clouds conservative’s candidacy win

Walter Pamic may have won the Conservative candidacy race in the newly formed federal riding of Kanata-Carleton, but he isn’t saying much...

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Levelling the field

Kids play soccer at a field in Nepean. The city is proposing changes to the way to allocates sports field and ice pad times.

New sports policy levelling the playing field

The most vocal teams will soon no longer be able to lobby to make sure they get their favourite field, ice pad or time slot.

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Brett Kissel for Kanata's Canada Day

Rising Canadian country music star Brett Kissel will headline the Canada Day in Kanata show this year, bringing the event in a new musical direction with the help of Carleton Place native Jordan McIntosh, who will also perform.

Juno-winner excited to bring country roots to Canada Day in Kanata

Glenview Homes Canada Day in Kanata’s headliner is helping to take the event in a new direction this year by bringing some deep country...

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Hydro talks

Hydro Ottawa officials are in talks with Hydro One to transfer 45,000 rural customers into the municipal distributor’s base.

Province, Hydro Ottawa in talks over rural customers

Hydro One and Hydro Ottawa have begun a formal conversation about who should provide power to the city’s rural residents.

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‘The largest component will still be a landfill’: WM planner

A graphic shows where Waste Management plants to remove trees and forests (in brown) and where it plans to replant (light green) for the landfill expansion on Carp Road.

‘The largest component will still be a landfill’: WM planner

A site plan for the Carp dump expansion puts too much focus on the landfill with little information available about other proposed areas,...

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On the record

Hair salons like this one, as well as nail and tattoo parlours, will soon have to register with Ottawa Public Health if a proposed bylaw is passed next year.

Wanted: undocumented nail, tattoo and hair salons

Ottawa Public Health is hoping a new by-law will make sure hundreds of undocumented nail salons, tattoo parlours and barbershops get the...

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