Woman killed in house fire in western Ottawa

A woman died after a house fire Sunday night in western Ottawa. The fire in the 1900 block of Dunrobin Road broke out just before 9 p.m. Sunday, fire officials said. A dryer caught fire at the back of the house and the flames spread to the rest of the home. Part of the second … Read more

Several people arrested for bringing gas to ‘Freedom Convoy’ protesters in Ottawa, police say

Police in Ottawa have arrested “several people” for misdemeanor charges for bringing material goods to “Freedom Convoy” protesters as police begin cracking down on supplies of fuel and materials pouring into the city center. Protesters have used vehicles, wagons and sledges to transport petrol cans and propane containers to trucks inside the ‘red zone’ around … Read more

What’s happening in Ottawa this weekend: 4-6. February

CTVNewsOttawa.ca is looking at activities to do in Ottawa, eastern Ontario and western Quebec in the first weekend of February. Just a reminder that the Freedom Convoy demonstration in downtown Ottawa has closed several streets, museums and businesses. Also, check out the current COVID-19 restrictions in each province before setting off this weekend. A complete … Read more

A patient inspires doctors to learn more about a rare and potentially fatal heart disease

On a bright, cold winter day, Anne McAllister is wrapped in scarlet as she takes a brisk stroll along her Ottawa street. The color of her coat is appropriate. She is like a beacon for the place that restored her health. “We are incredibly fortunate to have an institution like the Ottawa Heart Institute here … Read more

Protesters build wooden structure in downtown Ottawa

There are signs that “Freedom Convoy” protesters are settling into the long run in downtown Ottawa, building a permanent structure and filling up with gasoline and propane. CTV News reporters who visited Confederation Park on Thursday afternoon saw protesters build a wooden structure that has been described on social media as a communal kitchen. A … Read more

The Kingston girl of 10 dies after being hit by a truck outside the school

Flowers stand along the road and the flags wave at half-staff outside the Mother Theresa Catholic Elementary in Kingston, Ont. after a 10-year-old student died after she was hit by a vehicle outside the school Monday afternoon. But while the community is mourning, the deaths have left some residents wondering whether more needs to be … Read more

The Kingston girl, 10, dies after being hit by a truck outside the school

Kingston Police say a 10-year-old girl has died after being hit by a Chevy Silverado outside her school. Police responded to the call from the school around 3:40 p.m. Monday, where they reported a serious accident with a student. Officers say the child was hit outside Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School around pickup time and … Read more

Ottawa Weather: Sunny Tuesday, snow on the way

There will be plenty of sunshine in the capital on Tuesday and the mild weather will last for a few days. Environment Canada’s weather forecast calls for sunshine and a temperature of -2 C today. The wind will make it feel more like -22 C this morning and more like -6 C this afternoon. Clouds … Read more

Ottawa trucker protest forces vigilante shooters at Quebec City Mosque to relocate

A planned guard in Ottawa to mark the fifth anniversary of the shooting at the Quebec City Mosque, which left six men dead and five others wounded, has been moved online due to the large trucking convoy protest on Parliament Hill, organizers say. The Canadians United Against Hate group had planned to hold an interfaith … Read more

Residents in downtown Ottawa describe the stress and anxiety of living with an ongoing trucking protest

A man from Centretown says he was assaulted by protesters while trying to take pictures in Confederation Park on Monday. Tim Abray has lived in the Centretown area for a decade, but described the last four days as “pretty challenging.” Abray says he decided to go for a walk Monday around 6 p.m. “I went … Read more