Leigh Chapple, longtime anchor of CTV Ottawa’s late-night news, has died. Chapple left the anchor desk in May 2012 after 36 years with the station.
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The Carleton Place Novice “A” Kings hockey team got an early Christmas present Sunday .The boys, aged 7 to 8, along with their siblings and parents,helped out at the 16 Annual Christmas Tree Lighting at the Carleton Place Memorial District Hospital Sunday evening .
One person has been killed and another is seriously injured, following a two-vehicle crash on southbound highway 416 this morning. The 416 was still still closed at noon today ,between the 417 and West Hunt Club since the crash at around 7:45.
A historic apology from the Ontario government over alleged abuse at a provincial centre for the developmentally disabled is giving hope to former residents of another similar facility. Premier Kathleen Wynne said yesterday she’s sorry for what happened at the Huronia Regional Centre in Orillia, which the province ran for 133 years.
A young farmer had his arm injuried - after it was caught in a grain elevator Sunday. Paramedics were called to the farm on Malakoff Road in North Gower just after 5:30 Sunday afternoon.
It was a busy weekend for the Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital Foundation. The Stanley Cup paid an exclusive and ‘surprise’ visit to the staff and patients Sunday evening. The Christmas House Tour drew visitors from the around the region Saturday and Sunday,
A military man accused of murdering his young wife will be back in court today for a three day bail hearing. Howard Richmond is charged with killing his 28-year old wife Melissa.
This year’s North Grenville Community Church “Fill-a-Bag” Campaign in North Grenville collected over 1,400 bags on Sunday for The Salvation Army of North Grenville. 125 volunteers went door-to-door to distribute the empty bags last weekend and then returned to collect the full ones yesterday. Dozens of people volunteered to help sort goods for Christmas Hampers.
All School buses with the Upper Canada District School Board, Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario and the Ottawa Carleton District School Board have been cancelled. All Buses and Special Vehicle buses for all English Language Public and English and French Language Catholic Schools have been cancelled for today, Schools remain open.