High-tech executive wins Kanata-Carleton NDP candidacy

John Hansen.

High-tech executive wins Kanata-Carleton NDP candidacy

High-tech executive John Hansen will pick up where he left off last fall with his victory Saturday to be the federal NDP candidate in the...

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Annual Dunrobin fishing derby happening March 8

Crowds gather for the 2013 fishing derby. This year, close to 200 people have pre-registered.

Annual Dunrobin fishing derby happening March 8

The Dunrobin Meat and Grocery is expecting more than 200 ice fishers at its eighth annual fishing derby this Sunday, March 8.

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Meet Ottawa’s new fire chief

Ottawa’s new fire chief Gerry Pingitore comes to the table with close to four decades of experience, having risen through the ranks as both a volunteer and career firefighter. The West Carleton resident was appointed to the position on Feb. 23.

Meet Ottawa’s new fire chief Gerry Pingitore

Ottawa’s new fire chief Gerry Pingitore comes to the table with close to four decades of experience, having risen through the ranks as both...

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Climate commitments

Ecology Ottawa is calling on city councillors to make good on their promise to include several climate change items in the 2015 budget.

Care about climate? Call your councillor

An environmental advocacy group is asking residents to pressure their councillor to make sure Ottawa follows through on its climate-change...

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Naturalists launch OMB appeal to protect Burnt Lands Alvar

The Burnt Lands Alvar Area of Natural and Scientific Interest (ANSI) in the West Carleton-Almonte area is a rare ecosystem of exceptional quality: seen here on a rainy day in May, 2009 with a guided tour led by Dr. Paul Catling in progress.

Naturalists launch OMB appeal to protect Burnt Lands Alvar

A campaign has just been launched by the Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists (MVFN) to promote awareness and raise funds to save the Burnt...

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No flow

City crews are scrambled to thaw out frozen pipes like this one displayed at a briefing on Friday, Feb. 27.

City scrambles to fix deluge of frozen pipes

City staff are asking for patience as crews scramble to deal with a flood of frozen water pipes across Ottawa.

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Welcome to the circus

Halle Baart, 15, performs during a dance showcase. The Dunrobin teen was accepted to the National Circus School last August and has been studying at the Montreal campus ever since.

Bass Pro store still ‘full steam ahead’ says rep

A Taggart Realty Management sign proclaims the coming of a new shopping centre anchored by a major Cabela’s outdoor outfitter store right across the street from the Tanger Outlets shopping centre in Kanata by Highway 417 and Palladium Drive. The Tanger mall is creating opportunity for more regional retailers, said a company spokesperson.

Bass Pro store still ‘full steam ahead’ says rep

A plan to bring a Bass Pro outdoor outfitter to Kanata won’t be derailed by news a competitor plans to set up shop a few blocks away, says...

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