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In The News: Friday, June 5

Expect a sunny start to the day, Environment Canada says, with some clouds appearing this afternoon along with a chance of showers. The high will be 30C, although it will feel like 38C. Tonight the low will drop to 14C. Protesters to rally in Ottawa to end racism Organizers with…

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In The News: Friday, May 8

It’s snowing in parts of the region this morning when we mark 75 years since the end of the Second World War in Europe. Yep it’s snowing. Environment Canada says the Ottawa area will reach only 5C today under cloudy skies. The normal high for this time of year is…

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In The News: Wednesday, May 6

This looks to be the warmest day of the week with a high of 13C under sunny skies this afternoon. The low will drop to -1C tonight, Environment Canada says. Councillors want more space for pedestrians Some downtown councillors and other advocates are putting pressure on the city to expand pedestrian…

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In The News: Friday April 24

Our slow spring is still hanging on this morning under cloudy skies. But the temperature is expected to rise to a high of 11ºC later this afternoon, Environment Canada says. The mercury will fall tonight to a low of -3ºC. The weekend presents a mixed picture — sunny and 12ºC…

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In The News: Friday April 17

Once again this week, sunny skies greeted the capital this morning with a chill in the air. Environment Canada said that the high today will be 6ºC with a chance of precipitation. The low will drop to -4ºC tonight. Province says hospitals can’t move patients to care homes Ontario is…

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In the News: Thursday, April 16

It’s a chilly sunny morning with the possibility of flurries this afternoon. The high will be 5ºC and the low tonight will be -5ºC. Environment Canada has the full forecast for the region. City expanding testing for COVID-19 Ottawa’s COVID-19 assessment centre at Brewer Arena can now test more people…

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In The News: Tuesday, April 14

It will be mainly sunny today with a high of 6ºC. Tonight the temperature will drop to -4ºC with a chance of flurries. Environment Canada has the full forecast. Ontario COVID-19 cases should start falling soon, doctor says The number of COVID-19 cases in Ontario should start going down soon…

Man in winter clothing stands by the Ottawa sign in downtown
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In The News: Monday April 13

Environment Canada is warning of heavy rain today with a risk of a thunderstorm near noon. Wind will pick up this afternoon with gusts to 60 km/h. The high will be 16ºC. The temperature will tumble tonight to reach zero. There is a possibility of flurries. New cases of COVID-19…