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FDA Warns About Potential Avocado Listeria Contamination

Another food advisory… this time from the FDA in the States. A report released by the FDA in early December found that about one in five avocados tested positive on the outer skin (or peel) for Listeria monocytogenes, whose infection

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Travel Advisory: Freezing Rain Possible Late Saturday

Environment Canada Special weather statement in effect for: Ottawa North – Kanata – OrlĂ©ans Ottawa South – Richmond – Metcalfe Freezing rain possible late Saturday into Saturday night. Precipitation is expected to move into Eastern Ontario late in the day

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Gatineau Parkway Network Has Closed For The Season

The Gatineau Park parkway network (Gatineau, Champlain, Fortune Lake and Philippe Lake parkways) has closing for the season. The National Capital Commission put the gates in place at 6 PM, on Friday. The early closure is a result of the

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Hurricane Florence Weakens To Category 3 But Still Poses Major Threat

The federal government is warning Canadians to avoid all travel to a stretch of the U.S. East Coast that is expected to be hammered by hurricane Florence. Global Affairs Canada issued a statement today saying the areas to be avoided

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YOW Emergency Training Exercise Advisory – “Don’t Be Alarmed”

Travelers, plane-spotters, commuters and anyone else in the vicinity of the Ottawa International Airport this week may notice some out of the ordinary around the airfield. According to YOW officials, the airport is expected to conduct a training exercise from

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