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Millions of taxpayer dollars support European boat company in Smiths Falls, Ont. – Ottawa

Millions of taxpayer dollars support European boat company in Smiths Falls, Ont. - Ottawa

The as soon as-suffering the city of Smiths Falls, Ont., took a possibility at the marijuana business, and it paid off with the status quo of Canopy Growth Corp. Now town is having a bet on luxurious canal boat leases to draw world vacationers. Millions of taxpayer dollars helped sweeten the deal. Le Boat — a United …

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Ontario chooses Shopify to run online cannabis sales – Ottawa

Shopify shares down 8% as short seller calls firm 'get rich quick scheme' - Business

The Ontario authorities has inked a deal to use Shopify Inc.’s e-trade platform for cannabis sales online and in shops as a part of its plan to be the province’s sole distributor of prison leisure marijuana. The Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation (OCRC), a subsidiary of the Liquor Control Board of …

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Ultramar offers compensation after another fuel mix-up in Vars – Ottawa

Ultramar offers compensation after another fuel mix-up in Vars - Ottawa

Drivers normally pull into the Ultramar in Vars anticipating to get one of the most least expensive fuel in the capital area. For Sandra Simard, a fill-up on the station off Highway 417 in southeast Ottawa is costing her hundreds of bucks in automotive maintenance. She says diesel got here out of unleaded …

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Air Transat failed passengers stuck on 2 flights at Ottawa airport, agency decides – Ottawa

Air Transat blames 'elements past our keep an eye on' for stranded Ottawa passenger saga - Ottawa

The Canadian Transportation Agency has dominated Air Transat broke its settlement with passengers when it left them in two planes stranded on the tarmac of the Ottawa International Airport July 31. The agency discovered that pilots had an excessive amount of energy over how the placement used to be treated …

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Postmedia CEO defends shuttering of 24 newspapers – Ottawa

Postmedia CEO defends shuttering of 24 newspapers - Ottawa

The CEO of Postmedia is protecting a choice to shutter 24 newspapers — 15 of them in japanese Ontario — via mid-January. The deal between between Postmedia and Torstar to change dozens of group papers was once introduced Monday. Postmedia straight away introduced it is ultimate two dozen of them together with Orléans News, Ottawa …

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Erik Karlsson to make season debut for Ottawa Senators Tuesday – Ottawa

Erik Karlsson to make season debut for Ottawa Senators Tuesday - Ottawa

The Ottawa Senators simply sliced via western Canada. Now their celebrity captain is coming again after going below the knife within the off-season. Senators trainer Guy Boucher showed Monday morning Erik Karlsson will make his season debut at house towards the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night time. “It’s exciting. I …

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Accused Lindhout kidnapper admitted receiving $10,000 of ransom: RCMP officer – Ottawa

Accused Lindhout kidnapper admitted receiving $10,000 of ransom: RCMP officer - Ottawa

An undercover Mountie says Ali Omar Ader admitted receiving $10,000 in ransom cash for his function within the kidnapping of Amanda Lindhout in Somalia. The RCMP officer, who can’t be legally known, is telling an Ontario courtroom nowadays about how he posed as a businessman to realize Ader’s self assurance …

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Accused Lindhout kidnapper admitted receiving $10K of ransom: RCMP officer – Ottawa

Accused Lindhout kidnapper admitted receiving $10,000 of ransom: RCMP officer - Ottawa

An undercover Mountie says Ali Omar Ader admitted receiving $10,000 in ransom cash for his position within the kidnapping of Amanda Lindhout in Somalia. The RCMP officer, who can’t be legally known, is telling an Ontario courtroom nowadays about how he posed as a businessman to achieve Ader’s self assurance …

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Chaos inside the Phoenix pay centres — Is anyone’s pay right? – Ottawa

Chaos inside the Phoenix pay centres — Is anyone's pay right? - Ottawa

Federal payroll staff are falling again on Excel spreadsheets, Google and, in some instances, pen and paper to make up for the litany of issues of the Phoenix pay gadget which, a number of staffers say, is weakening the integrity of the complete reimbursement gadget.  Workers from workplaces in Winnipeg, Edmonton …

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‘I killed them because they were not innocent’: Man accused of killing 3 women told police – Ottawa

'I killed them because they were not innocent': Man accused of killing 3 women told police - Ottawa

“This is not you, Basil, this is not you.” Those were the ultimate phrases of 66-year-outdated Carol Culleton prior to she used to be strangled with a tv cable at her cottage close to Combermere, Ont., in line with her accused assassin, Basil Borutski. His chilling interview with Ontario Provincial Police Det. Sgt. Caley O’Neill — recorded …

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