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An Ottawa man faces several charges in connection to thousands of images of suspected child porn — that were found on digital devices in Lowertown   In late February, police were conducting an investigation on a peer-to-peer network, when investigators identified an Ottawa IP address sharing over 2-thousand files of pre-pubescent children being sexually abused. […]


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Brooke Henderson at 3 over 75 is tied for 105TH at the LPGA KIA Classic in Carlsbad California   Three people are tied at -6 for the first round lead   —   Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan score in the shootout as the Sens beat the Penguins 2-1.  Sens defenceman Marc Method left the game […]


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Mar 24 Cloudy -2 degrees Winds S 3 km/h                                  Today: Light snow changing to periods of rain this afternoon. Snowfall amount 2 cm. High 2.   Tonight: Periods of rain changing to periods of light snow after midnight. Low -1.   Sat: Cloudy with a few flurries in the morning then a mix […]


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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Wednesday’s terror attack in London was “all too familiar” to those MPs on Parliament Hill in October of 2014.   The attack at the British parliament and nearby Westminster Bridge recalls the day a gunman stormed into centre block after killing a soldier at the nearby national war memorial.   […]


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Toronto Maple Leafs jump ahead of Boston for third in the Atlantic division with a 5-2 win over Columbus.   Islanders edge the Rangers 3-2.  Isles now just two points back of the Bruins for the final playoff spot in the east.   Oilers drop a 4-3 decision to the Ducks.   Sens hosting the Penguins […]


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Mar 23 Clear -12 degrees Winds SW 7 km/h                                  Today: Sunny. High 3. UV index 4 or moderate.   Tonight: Increasing cloudiness. Light snow beginning before morning. Low -4.   Fri: Light snow changing to periods of rain in the afternoon. Snowfall amount 2 cm. High 3.   Sat: Mainly cloudy with a […]


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The search for a St. Catharines man accused of killing his seven-year-old stepson and stabbing a local bank employee is over.   Niagara Regional Police say 43-year-old Justin Kuijer was arrested without incident in Kenora on Tuesday afternoon.   He faces a charge of second-degree murder in the death of Nathan Dumas, and attempted murder […]


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The 13th ranked golfer in the world – Brooke Henderson tees off tomorrow morning at 8:06 at the KIA Classic in Carlsbad, California   —   Kyle Turris scores twice leading the Sens to a 3-2 win over the bruins…ending a four-game losing skid.   Habs drop a 2-1 overtime decision to the Wings.   […]


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Mar 22 Clear -11 degrees Winds NW 31-47 km/h                                  Today: Sunny. Wind NW 30-60 km/h. High minus 6. Wind chill -22 this morning. UV index 4 or moderate.   Tonight: Clear. Low -14.   Thurs: Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud late in the afternoon. High 4.   Fri: Cloudy with […]


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A youth has been charged after OPP were called to a family dispute in McNab Braeside Township.   Back on March 16th officers responded to a report of a male threatening a family member with violence.   Police arrested the youth and charged him with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, uttering threats, […]


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Smiths Falls Bailey Andison is having a great season, she is now ranked fifth in the United States.   She qualified to take part in the NCAA division swimming and diving championships in Indianapolis and ended up being ranked number 5.   She also received All American honours for the second straight year.   Andison […]


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Mar 21 Cloudy 1 degree Winds SW 7 km/h                                  Today: Mainly cloudy with a chance of flurries or showers this morning. Risk of freezing drizzle early this morning. Wind becoming SW 20-40 km/h this afternoon. High 8. UV index 3 or moderate.   Tonight: Cloudy with showers early this evening changing to flurries […]


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A worker suffered a minor head injury while working in Ottawa’s downtown LRT tunnel over the weekend.   Emergency crews were called to the scene, near the intersection of Queen Street and Kent Street, around 4:42 in the afternoon Saturday.   The Rideau Transit Group says the man was struck by a hose supplying concrete […]


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Brooke Henderson fired four rounds in the 60’s but that was only good for a tie for 13th at the LPGA event in Arizona.   The Smiths Falls golfer finished the Bank of Hope Founders cup at 18 under par.   The winner (Anna Nordquist) was 25 under.   Brooke takes home just over 21 and a […]


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Mar 20 Clear -7 degrees Winds SW 2 km/h                                  Today: Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud near noon. High 6. UV index 4 or moderate.   Tonight  Cloudy with a chance of flurries overnight and a risk of freezing drizzle. Low 0.   Tues: Cloudy with a few flurries in the […]


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Two males have been arrested after a criminal investigation and traffic stop on highway 401, west of Brockville.   According to the citizen, provincial police used a spike belt and rolling block to stop a vehicle in the westbound lanes of the highway shortly before 6:30 p.m. Thursday.   The paper says one of the […]


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Erik Karlsson scores two goals,  including the winner in overtime,  giving the Sens a 3-2 win over Arizona.   Their 5th win in a row, Sens now just two points back of first -place Montreal.   Habs dropping a 5-0 decision to the Flames.  Coach Claude Julien says his club looked tired.   Leafs stay in the […]


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Mar 10 Partly cloudy -4 degrees Winds W 8 km/h                                  Today: Increasing cloudiness. A few flurries beginning this morning. Amount 2 cm. Wind becoming NW 20-40 km/h this morning. Temperature steady near -4.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Low -20.   Sat: A mix of sun and cloud. Wind becoming NW 20-40 km/h in […]


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Ottawa paramedics say a man likely would have died of overdose if not for the intervention of police yesterday morning.   A patrol officer had a car pulled over in a traffic stop along Carling Avenue, when he noticed a passenger in the car starting to show signs of overdose –including difficulty breathing, and pre […]


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The Sens had their 4th straight win, 5-2 over the Dallas Stars.   Craig Anderson making 35 saves and ties the Ottawa franchise record with his 146th victory.   The win moving the Sens to within four points of first-place Montreal.   Bruins keep pace with a 6-1 rout of the Wings.  Penguins beat the Jets 7-4.   — […]


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Mar 9 Cloudy -1 degree Winds W 19-32 km/h Today: A few flurries ending early this morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind W 30 km/h. High -1.   Tonight: Partly cloudy. Low -10.   Fri: Becoming cloudy in the morning with a few flurries. Amount 2 cm. Wind becoming NW 20 km/h […]


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An Ottawa man charged with child porn offences is due in court today.   Police received a tip from the national child exploitation coordination centre in late November that an Ottawa IP address had uploaded images of child sexual abuse to the internet.   The address was traced back to an address in Nepean   […]


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Paul Byron scores in overtime giving the Montreal Canadiens a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.   Leafs snap a five-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Detroit.    Rangers beat the Panthers 5-2.  Islanders dump the Oilers 4-1.   Sens in Dallas tonight.   —   Pembroke 5 Cumberland 4 in CCHL action.   […]


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Mar 8 Partly cloudy 3 degrees Winds SW 5 km/h                                  Today: A mix of sun and cloud with a few afternoon showers. Wind becoming SW 20-40 km/h. High 6. UV index 3 or moderate.   Tonight: A few showers changing to a few flurries this evening and ending before morning then cloudy. Local […]