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House Ethics Committee Begins Second Day of Hearings Into RCMP Use of Spyware

The Epoch Times 09 Aug 2022
OTTAWA—The director of the University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab says spyware is “like a wiretap on steroids,” and it requires more ...

Top commander defends military's vaccine requirement, says 'tweak' in the works

Toronto Sun 09 Aug 2022
OTTAWA — Canada’s top military commander said he will “tweak” the vaccine mandate ... Eyre’s comments appear to contradict a draft copy of a revised vaccine policy obtained by the Ottawa Citizen last month, which suggested vaccine requirements for military personnel would be lifted.

A BOOS CRUISE: Redblacks' offence really bad in loss to Stampeders

Toronto Sun 06 Aug 2022
Over the past three CFL seasons, the Ottawa Redblacks have been awful at home — two wins and 17 losses ... Two legendary Rough RidersHall of Famers Ken Lehmann and Jerry “Soupy” Campbell — were honoured during halftime Friday, Nice dedication to long-time Ottawa Citizen sports writer Tom Casey, who retired in 2003.

Griner sentence ‘compounds the injustice’ of wrongful detention – Blinken

FX Empire 04 Aug 2022
Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Thursday ... citizen Paul Whelan home,” Blinken said in a statement. (Reporting by Ismail Shakil in Ottawa; Editing by Daniel Wallis) ... ....

Snowbirds team temporarily grounded as air force investigates damaged plane

Moosejaw Today 03 Aug 2022
A Snowbirds plane has been grounded after it experienced damage while taking off from an airport in British Columbia before the start of an airshow. The pilot escaped injury and managed to land the jet in northern B.C. on Aug. 2 ... John, B.C ... The Department of National Defence announced on Aug ... With files from The Canadian Press and Ottawa Citizen. .

Letters to the Editor: Al Dannenberg leads with integrity for Ottawa board

The Holland Sentinel 31 Jul 2022
Al Dannenberg leads with integrity for Ottawa board ... Here are a few of the metrics that speak to Ottawa County’s vibrancy — all realized during Al’s service on the Ottawa County Board of Commissioners.Population growth. While the State of Michigan has struggled to attract and retain people, Ottawa County continues to grow.

Community Foundation issues grants for affordable housing, immigrant needs

The Holland Sentinel 29 Jul 2022
six projects targeting the need for affordable housing, migrant legal aid, agencies working with women and children in the criminal justice system and a program welcoming immigrants to Ottawa County ... The Women's Resource Center, a Grand Rapids-based nonprofit, received $25,000 for its "New Beginnings" program in the Ottawa County Jail.

Judge sets Freedom Convoy leader Tamara Lich free from jail, declares previous ruling invalid

Life Site 26 Jul 2022
He also added that while he agrees that the Freedom Convoy was a nuisance to some Ottawa residents, it is not up to the courts to try and control the political views of citizens ... Karimjee argued that Lich was a key “decision-maker” with plans to “gridlock” Ottawa during the Freedom Convoy.

Business owner, retired undersheriff face off in Republican primary for Ottawa County’s 7th District

Michigan Live 25 Jul 2022
In addition, I would love to create a citizens’ council to help leverage the amazingly smart and talented people of Ottawa county on important issues ... In addition, I would love to create a citizens’ council to help leverage the amazingly smart and talented people of Ottawa county on important issues.

Canadian recently died in Ukraine, Canada government says

Reuters 24 Jul 2022
OTTAWA, July 24 (Reuters) - Canada said on Sunday a Canadian citizen died recently in Ukraine, with a media report suggesting the deceased Canadian was with two U.S. citizens who died in the Donbas ...

Republicans facing off in Aug. 2 primary for District 2 commission seat on Ottawa County board

Michigan Live 23 Jul 2022
OTTAWA COUNTY, MI – For over a decade, Republican Joe Baumann has served on the Ottawa County Board of Commissioners ... From this list, rate your top 3 priorities for the office of Ottawa County Commissioner ... I am always available to the citizens of Ottawa County and my District thru email, regular mail, by phone and in person.

Battle continues on use of Indigenous mascots

Traverse City Record-Eagle 23 Jul 2022
“It needs to be brought to everyone’s attention that this imagery creates a negative learning and completion environment for Native American children who attend schools with such mascots,” said Kimberly (Vargo) McClellan, citizen of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.

Firefighters to the rescue of cat on a hot black roof in Ottawa's east end

Canoe 22 Jul 2022
Firefighters to the rescue of cat on a hot black roof in Ottawa's east end Back to video ... A concerned citizen contacted Ottawa Fire Services at about 8 a.m ... Ottawa Fire said it appeared the kitten had exited via an upstairs window, which had slid shut behind it ... A concerned citizen ...

2 challengers facing incumbent in primary race for Ottawa County board’s District 10 seat

Michigan Live 22 Jul 2022
An unprecedented number of concerned citizens in our community, over 1,000 people in Ottawa County took time off of work to attend the County Commissioner meeting on a Tuesday afternoon to plead for freedom to make their own personal health choices and business decisions ... Each of these have citizen participation.

Incumbent faces parent rights advocate in Republican primary for District 8 on Ottawa County board

Michigan Live 22 Jul 2022
OTTAWA COUNTY, MI – A parental rights advocate is challenging a longtime Ottawa County commissioner in the Aug ... Our goal is to serve the residents of Ottawa County ... I believe strongly in the participation of the people with local government, and I will continue to encourage citizen engagement, just as I have as a co-founder of Ottawa Impact.

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