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Ottawa Snow 20190120 The temperatures in Ottawa may be frigid this weekend, but they haven't stopped some people — and their pets — from venturing out into the white abyss.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 16:54 | CBC News
As most of Ontario endures an extreme cold snap this weekend, with some areas seeing wind chill values as low as -30 C, various groups and shelters are increasing their services to help the homeless stay warm.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 16:36 | Alanna Rizza
fire woodroffe avenue dogs killed ottawa Four dogs are dead and two people are temporarily homeless after a fire broke out at a home on Woodroffe Avenue Sunday afternoon...
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 16:30 | CBC News
Linda Bakke Norway moose Storelgen 1 Norwegian artist Linda Bakke sculpted Storelgen in 2015. She said another even larger moose sculpture is also in the works to maintain their title.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 16:00 | Heidi Atter
Haida Gwaii's population of northern goshawks are the last remnant of a highly distinct genetic cluster of the birds, a new study by University of British Columbia researchers has found.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 15:59 | Hina Alam
Keith and Madeline Wood The tally came out today as part of a report on long-term care in the province by the Ontario Health Coalition, which wants to raise awareness of the issue of violence in long-term care.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 15:16 | Melissa Mancini
damage gas line ottawa enbridge Heat has been restored to hundreds of homes in Ottawa's Blackburn Hamlet and Innes Park neighbourhoods days after a gas line was damaged.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 15:13 | CBC News
Ontario police say officers responded to over 350 crashes in the GTA within 24 hours starting on Saturday afternoon.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 14:58 |
Alta Kenney India 20180924 A lawyer and political activist is accusing UCP Leader Jason Kenney of claiming a Calgary residence while living in Ottawa, an allegation Kenney disputes.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 13:00 | Sarah Rieger
quiz news How closely did you follow the past seven days in local news? Take our quiz and find out.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 12:00 | Trevor Pritchard
Covered bridge fire Low, Que. Jan. 19/19 Quebec provincial police are investigating after a nearly century-old covered bridge went up in flames Saturday night.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 11:35 | CBC News
A boil water advisory for Prince Rupert, B.C., has entered its fifth week, prompting one citizen advocate group to criticize city officials for not having a preparedness plan in place.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 11:35 |
United Flight 179 A United Airlines plane diverted to Goose Bay Airport in Labrador Saturday night has resulted in a lengthy stay on the tarmac for passengers stranded on the aircraft.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 11:32 | Lukas Wall,Malone Mullin
Six bald eagles have died and six more are in veterinary care after being poisoned on Vancouver Island.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 11:06 |
Much of Eastern and Central Canada was being battered Sunday by a fierce winter storm bringing icy cold winds and potentially dumping as much as 50 centimetres of snow in some regions.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 11:00 |
Pressure is emerging on Ottawa to officially investigate what role the Saudi embassy played in the disappearance of Mohammed Alzoabi in the midst of his sexual assault trial.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 10:49 | Michael Tutton
snow blizzard weather walking pedestrian A blustery, cold and snowy Sunday is in store as Environment Canada's extreme cold warning and winter storm warning continues for much of eastern Ontario.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 09:44 | CBC News
snow blizzard weather walking pedestrian A blustery, cold and snowy Sunday is in store as Environment Canada's extreme cold warning and winter storm warning continues for much of eastern Ontario.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 09:44 | CBC News
British Columbia's minority New Democrat government faces a crucial popularity test this month in a byelection in one of its traditionally safe constituencies where the outcome could threaten Premier John Horgan's one-seat hold on power.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 09:41 | Dirk Meissner
Many Canadian figure skaters were stranded in Saint John, N.B., amid a winter storm on the last day of the national staking championships.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 09:38 |

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