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A CF-188 Hornet from the Canadian Air Task Force Lithuania flies over Lithuania on 20 November 2014 for the NATO Baltic Air Policing Block 36 during Operation REASSURANCE.Photo courtesy of Air Task Force/OP Reassurance/DND.

RCAF Pilot Identified In Fatal Crash

(COLD LAKE, AB) – Shortly after 11:00am MST yesterday, a CF-18 Hornet from 4 Wing Cold Lake crashed inside the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range…


The Parliament Buildings and the Ottawa River are seen on 18 October 2010.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Ottawa First For Water Quality

(OTTAWA, ON) – Today, Ericsson and Rogers Communications announced their participation in Ottawa’s Innovation Pilot Program with a Connected Water solution that supports an early…



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Nurse Charged In Eight Homicides

(WOODSTOCK, ON) – A Woodstock resident has been charged following a multi-jurisdictional homicide investigation at long-term care facilities in Woodstock and London. The investigation began…


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A Hip Choice To Make

(KINGSTON, ON) – Following suggestions from the public, Kingston City Council has decided to have a commemorative stone in Springer Market Square to commemorate the…


A Happiness in Bloom participant is assisted in the Flower Crown Bar during the pickOntario event in Toronto on 21 July 2016.Contributed image.

Picking Ontario Flowers

(TORONTO, ON) – On July 21, hundreds of Torontonians gathered at Yonge-Dundas Square to admire the beautiful floral haven created by pickOntario. “It was an…



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Train Derailment Findings

(RICHMOND HILL, ON) – In its investigation report (R14W0137) released today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) determined that poor track conditions, and delays in…


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Scammers Pose As Canada Revenue Agents

By Janine Belanger (CHATHAM-KENT, ON) – The OPP are warning the public of an on-going scam involving emails and phone calls purporting to be from…


Staff Sergeant Jim Millson (L) received his award from John Gullick, chairman of the Canadian Safe Boating Council.Contributed image.

OPP Officer Honoured For Marine Innovation

By Ed Sanchuk (NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – The Canadian Safe Boating Council promotes safe and responsible boating across Canada. On January 10, stakeholders in recreational…