Forty-seven employees at Ottawa's Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario have been placed on unpaid leave for failing to comply with its mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy.
The hospital in Ottawa's west end announced Friday afternoon that 98 per cent of staff are fully vaccinated and complying with the new policy for staff.
Eighteen of the 45 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday involve residents under the age of 20, while 11 cases involve residents 40 to 49 years old.
As of Friday, 91 per cent of the 2,298 staff at Bruyère are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, while an additional three per cent of employees are "on track" to being fully vaccinated in the coming day
The Ontario government has launched its COVID-19 vaccine verification app and QR code system.
Ottawa police continue to investigate after 2,000 people packed Russell Avenue on Oct. 2, several hours after the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees beat Carleton University in the Panda Game.
The MRC des Collines de l'Outaouais police say a Quyon, Que. man decided to travel by taxi from Quebec City home to the Outaouais on Wednesday.
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Ottawa, Gatineau and eastern Ontario, calling for 20 to 40 mm of rain this weekend. Some areas could see 50 mm of rain.
The city of Ottawa has unveiled the first three locations for new photo radar cameras, one week after Council approved a plan to install 15 new photo radar cameras by the end of 2022.
The City of Iqaluit says testing shows a high concentration of fuel in a tank that supplies water to the Nunavut capital.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford says his government is finalizing its plans to exit the final stage of its reopening plan in order to 'cautiously lift more public health measures' currently in place.
A long-serving member of Parliament was stabbed to death Friday during a meeting with constituents at a church in England, an attack that united Britain's fractious politicians in shock and sorrow. A 25-year-old man was arrested at the scene.
Starting Nov. 8, the United States will be opening its land and sea border to non-essential fully vaccinated Canadian travellers for the first time since March 2020. Here's what we know so far.
Canadians will be electing more MPs across the country as soon as 2024, as the House of Commons seat count is going to be increasing from 338 to 342. While most provinces' seat counts remain unchanged, Alberta will be gaining the most new ridings, while Quebec will be losing one.
Kevin Gallagher reports from Iqaluit where an investigation continues into the possibility that the city's water supply has become tainted.
Hundreds of people have been evacuated from La Palma and now new video shows the extent of the lava flow from the island's volcano.
The founder of a Toronto recruitment firm says she saw productivity and revenue increases after they switched to a four-day work week.
The house can do a full rotation in 22 seconds.
Judge Brad Goreski discusses the next crop of queens vying for the $100,000 dollar prize on the second season of 'Canada's Drag Race.'
Pembroke's Delores and Neil Videto get married again after 70 years, and it feels just like yesterday.
Rescue crews were able to free a dog that got stuck in a storm drain in a park in Boston.
Colorado wildlife officers successfully removed a tire that was stuck around the neck of a bull elk for at least two years.