OPH wants Ottawans to fine tune physical distancing

While the rate of COVID-19 transmission in Ottawa has declined over the last two weeks, Ottawa Public Health is calling on residents to take further measures — albeit small ones — to combat the respiratory virus.At a virtual news conference...

As spread slows slightly, OPH wants Ottawans to fine tune their physical distancing

While the rate of COVID-19 transmission in Ottawa has declined over the last two weeks, Ottawa Public Health is calling on residents to take further measures — albeit small ones — to combat the respiratory virus.At a virtual news conference...

Ontario ordered enough flu shots for a third of the population

While public health officials are urging more people to get a flu shot this year, the Ontario government ordered enough doses of the influenza vaccine to cover only about 35 per cent of the population.The province has ordered 700,000 more flu doses...

2014 Parliament Hill shooting still haunts security guards

Every year on Oct. 22, former House of Commons security guard Maurice Montpetit makes a solemn pilgrimage to the National War Memorial before heading to Parliament Hill.He stands at the spot where Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, was gunned down in 2014 before the...

Deadly day, lasting impact

Every year on Oct. 22, former House of Commons security guard Maurice Montpetit makes a solemn pilgrimage to the National War Memorial before heading to Parliament Hill.He stands at the spot where Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, was gunned down in 2014 before the...