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Fire In ByWard Market-Now Three Alarm

Firefighters are battling a blaze on the roof of the Vittoria Trattoria restaurant in the historic ByWard Market. The fire at 35 William St. was reported just before 11:30 a.m. this morning and has reached a third alarm. By 11:50 a.m.,

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How Would You Define Beauty

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Founder Of Ottawa Heart Institute-Dr. Wilbert Keon Has Died

The Ottawa Heart Institute has confirmed Dr. Wilbert Keon, founder of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute  passed away. It was in May 1976, after many years of tireless dedication and hard work that the Heart Institute opened its doors.

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OPP Investigate Fatal Collision On 416 Off Ramp

  On April 6, 2019 shortly after 2:00 p.m. officers with the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single vehicle collision on the Highway 416 southbound off ramp at Hunt Club Road in Ottawa, Ontario.

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One Case Of Measles Confirmed In Ottawa

Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is investigating one confirmed case of measles in an individual who may not have received all of their required measles vaccines. OPH is working closely with local health care providers and hospitals to contact individuals and

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The Ontario Open Golf Championship Is Back

After a lengthy hiatus the 2019 Championships will run from August 26 – 29th , 2019 at Woodington Lake Gold Club, in Tottenham, North of Toronto.  Jewel Radio is a proud support of the Ontario Open Golf Championship.   The tournament

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Air Canada Flight Lands Safely-Ottawa Airport

An Air Canada flight arriving from Vancouver after midnight last night touched down safely after hitting a flock of birds on decent An Ottawa airport official said “The flight landed safely and no one was hurt.” A passenger tweeted “hats

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Janes Pub Style Chicken Nuggets Recalled

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has announced a recall of a frozen breaded chicken product over fears of salmonella contamination. The agency says Sofina Foods Inc. is recalling Janes brand Pub Style Chicken Nuggets from the marketplace, over fears of salmonella

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Liberal Government Tables Pre-Election Budget

Finance Minister Bill Morneau has tabled his fourth federal budget — his final one before the next election in October. Here are the highlights: By the numbers: $22.8 billion in new spending over the next five years. 2018-19 deficit projection:

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Boeing 737 Max 8 Grounded In Canada

Transport Minister Marc Garneau is grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 airplanes in Canada over safety concerns arising from the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight that killed all on board, including 18 Canadians.   Garneau says the decision to

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Carleton Raven’s Win 14th University Basketball Championship Since 2003

Dynasty restored! The Carleton Ravens are back on top as Canadian university men’s basketball champions, after dominating the previously undefeated Calgary Dinos 83 – 49 in Sunday’s national final in Halifax. The win propelled the Ravens to their 14th title

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Dinner To Celebrate Life And Courage Of Jonathan Pitre

The Russell Agricultural Society will host a fundraising dinner in May that celebrates the life and courage of Jonathan Pitre. The event, organized by the society’s Ladies Night Committee, will be raising money for DEBRA Canada, a charity that supports

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Lebreton Flats Do-Over Might Not Include An NHL Arena

The National Capital Commission is taking a new approach to LeBreton Flats by offering up pieces of the 21-hectare property for development in stages, but says the do-over might not include an NHL arena. “It’s not essential. It’s possible,” said

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[Video] Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek Diagnosed With Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer

“Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek has announced he’s been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in a video posted to the show’s official YouTube account. “Now, normally, the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I’m going to fight this.

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BREAKING NEWS: Jane Philpott Resigns From Cabinet, Citing ‘Lost Confidence’

Jane Philpott, one of Justin Trudeau’s most trusted ministers, announced today she has resigned from cabinet as the Liberal government’s crisis over the SNC-Lavalin affair deepens. Philpott, the MP for Markham-Stouffville, said she has been considering the events that have

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