Stats – 6 April 2022

6 April 2022

Weather: ☀️ Mainly Sunny. High of 15°, low of 6°. 

Number:  80 per cent. That part of the population of Ontario which now has its wastewater tested for COVID-19, thanks to groundbreaking reseach from scientists at CHEO and the University of Ottawa. The team who developed the method have been honoured with an award from the Innovation Fund Provincial Oversight Committee. [Ottawa Citizen]

Ottawan of the Day: Sandrine Pechels de Saint Sardos. The Parisian is the new commissioner of the Ottawa Film Office, who says that the City is ‘a little jewel’.  [Ottawa Business Journal]

Quote: ‘He’s a terrorist’ – Canada Agriculture and Food Museum ​​​​​​​staffer Jim Ness about Houdini, an orphaned baby goat who constantly escapes from his Federal prison cell, colloquially known as a pen at the Experimental Farm.  [Capital Current]

Sports: NHL Ottawa Senators 6 – Montréal Canadiens 3, last night

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