For the last seven days, Ottawa’s re-infection rate, or "R" number, a key indicator of how quickly the virus is spreading has been below 1.0.
Toronto, York and Peel are all well above that critical threshold. #ottnewshttps://t.co/aoPv5bbWYr
Nearly a week after Ottawa Police Const. Daniel Montsion was acquitted of all charges in the death of Abdirahman Abdi, Ottawa Police Chief Peter Sloly is expected to personally address the verdict and community for the first time. #ottnewshttps://t.co/5z4hJol552
UPDATED LOCAL FIGURES: Ottawa Public Health is reporting 76 new cases of COVID-19 and one new death in Ottawa today. Hospitalizations are steady and the number of active cases has increased slightly. #ottnews
For in-depth figures: https://t.co/wocRuhCKwg
While many people find themselves now working at home during the pandemic, it’s nothing new for the Bickerton family. Home and work have been the same place for more than a century. #ottnewshttps://t.co/Fj4J8qoiQU
In an upstairs bedroom at a farmhouse near Frankville, Ont., a portrait of Dominik Hasek in a Sens uniform graces the wall. It will soon to auctioned off to raise money to support a little girl with cancer. #ottnewshttps://t.co/qRrU5EZ3jk
It was a simple mistake that anyone could make, but it cost a small business owner $2,000.
What happened next was astounding, as the community paid back the missing money and then some. #ottnewshttps://t.co/vQiMwvsHkZ
MORE: In my follow-up, I ask Premier @fordnation what the plan is for enforcement/avoid Halloween parties/driving outside of city to trick-or-treat.
Says the province can't enforce anything, but pleads with the public to not go door-to-door in hotzones #ottawa#ottnews#onpolihttps://t.co/tjSAU5gVWD
NEW: Premier @fordnation responds to my question re: mixed messaging/frustration by changing guidelines, saying says if the government didn't act on Ottawa, in rolling it back to stage 2, we would have 'been going over the edge'
"With Cst. Montsion being found not guilty (but likely guilty of causing injuries) the tax payers of Ottawa will be left to foot the bill for his defence. This trial was a long mess - tax payers should be very concerned." - Ottawa lawyer @mspratt
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