Aug 5, 2013
Future of heavy industry west of Ottawa in jeopardy as rail access set to disappear
Municipalities in Quebec's Pontiac region have banded together to stop a plan by Canadian National Rail to remove the last train tracks connecting them to Ottawa, but in a situation they describe as "life or death", there's been little support south of the provincial border.
Man's arm severed on Quebec-Ontario Ferry
MRC des Collines police said the man was seriously hurt at about 11 a.m. involving the ferry travelling between Fitzroy Harbour, Ont., and Quyon, Que.
Cruise line to test flares near Fitzroy Harbour tonight
Abstract: The Ottawa Police Service is advising area residents that a local cruise line will be testing its emergency flares on the Ottawa River on Wednesday night.OTTAWA - The Ottawa Police Service is advising area residents that a local cruise line will be testing its emergency flares on the Ottawa River on Wednesday night.