Transit challenge launches amid Ottawa-wide anger over unreliable bus service
OC Transpo data shows that Ottawa’s suburbs are served by some of the bus routes most likely to be late.
Winter road watch in Ottawa: Five wards lead the way in number of collisions
An analysis of Ottawa collision data shows the city’s most hazardous winter driving spots. The data shows trips through some wards in winter are riskier than others.
Teeming with teens: Ottawa parents petition for new high school in Riverside South
The community of Riverside South is advocating for a new high school in the area, as a lack of school space is forcing students into long commutes.
Ottawa’s first winter cycling map shows many bike lanes face difficult conditions
Ottawa’s winter cycling community says Bike Ottawa’s new interactive map highlights gaps in the City’s winter bike path maintenance.
Top court clears way for convicted murderer to try for early release
The Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal of a decision that allows convicted poisoner Cherylle Dell to try for early release.
Alta Vista leads record-breaking year for coyote sightings
Coyote sightings for 2018 hit a record-breaking number with Alta Vista alone almost quadrupling its 2017 count.
Brunt of flu season about to hit Ottawa, says public health
It is not too late to get your flu shot this season, public health officials say. Ottawa Public Health is warning that the flu in the city has not yet peaked and the brunt of the illness is about to hit Ottawa.
NCC starts study into impact of global warming on world’s longest skating rink
Ottawa’s Rideau Canal Skateway is the focus of a new research study on how climate change is affecting it.