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Blood thinners help moderate COVID cases and may reduce strain on ICUs, trials show

Blood thinners help moderate COVID cases and may reduce strain on ICUs, trials show

Blood thinners could become the standard of care after early results of global trials showed they reduced the probability of needing life support by about a third.
Ottawa hair stylist advocating for government funding, a reopening plan for her industry

Ottawa hair stylist advocating for government funding, a reopening plan for her industry

Feeling like it was a last resort, Tanya Hill of the Ontario Hairstylists Association called into CityNews' The Rob Snow Show.
No more sledding at Mooney’s Bay hill, as City of Ottawa says crowds have been too consistently large

No more sledding at Mooney’s Bay hill, as City of Ottawa says crowds have been too consistently large

The city says recent crowds at the hill have numbered in the hundreds.
NCC to again open part of Queen Elizabeth Driveway for outdoor exercise space

NCC to again open part of Queen Elizabeth Driveway for outdoor exercise space

The National Capital Commission had similarly opened part of the roadway during select times through most of 2020, to help residents get outside during pandemic lockdowns.
Orléans woman claims more than $196K in lottery win

Orléans woman claims more than $196K in lottery win

The winning ticket was purchased at the Metro on Jeanne D'arc Boulevard.
How to keep your pets safe in cold weather: Ontario SPCA

How to keep your pets safe in cold weather: Ontario SPCA

If you see an animal in distress, you can call the province's 24-hour animal cruelty hotline at 1-833-9ANIMAL (1-833-926-4625).
Key COVID-19 indicators down slightly in Ottawa, despite 87 new cases, one new death

Key COVID-19 indicators down slightly in Ottawa, despite 87 new cases, one new death

The latest COVID-19 death brings Ottawa's pandemic death toll to 416.
Ottawa firefighters extinguish blaze on 8th Line Road in Metcalfe

Ottawa firefighters extinguish blaze on 8th Line Road in Metcalfe

The road is closed between Pana Road and Forest Green Crescent.
Advocates call on Ottawa health officials to address COVID-19 vaccine concerns in BIPOC communities

Advocates call on Ottawa health officials to address COVID-19 vaccine concerns in BIPOC communities

A local physician wants to see more targeted engagement in Ottawa's hardest-hit areas.
Ottawa’s medical chiefs of staff issue joint plea to community: 'Stay home. Save lives.'

Ottawa’s medical chiefs of staff issue joint plea to community: 'Stay home. Save lives.'

The group is asking residents to stop socializing in person. It says that is a major source of COVID-19 spread right now.
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