Jamie Long

Digital Journalist

Jamie Long is a digital journalist with CBC Ottawa. You can tweet him @cbcjlong or reach him at jamie.long@cbc.ca.

Latest from Jamie Long

Demand spikes for COVID-19 tests as kids fight 'potpourri of viruses'

Children in Ottawa were tested for COVID-19 almost 20,000 times last month, more than three times the number tested in November 2020.

15 months, 3 waves: How COVID-19 coursed through the capital

Our lives have been turned upside down over the past 15 months. We look back at the three waves of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ottawa.

Senators support suspension of NHL season due to COVID-19

The Ottawa Senators stand behind the NHL's decision to suspend the season due to the spread of COVID-19, the team announced Thursday.

Gymnastics bodies never told of allegations against Ottawa coach

Neither Gymnastics Canada nor Gymnastics Ontario were made aware of previous allegations against an Ottawa coach now charged with sexual assault and child luring in a separate case, the governing bodies say.

Gymnastics coach accused of sex assault fired from Ottawa job in 2013

A gymnastics coach charged this week with sexually assaulting a teenage girl in Mississauga, Ont., was fired for an inappropriate relationship with a minor in Ottawa nearly five years ago, according to his former employer.

4 years later, Bobby Ryan trade paying off for Senators, Ducks

The summer of 2013 was a franchise changer for the Ottawa Senators, but it would take four years and a surprise run to the Eastern Conference final for most hockey watchers to realize just how transformative it was.

Pesky no more: Senators roster transformed since 2013 run

The Ottawa Senators have a few remaining pieces from the last roster to reach the second round of the NHL playoffs, but for most players it's their furthest foray into the postseason.

Legendary broadcaster Bob Cole still gets butterflies

Bob Cole, the legendary Hockey Night in Canada broadcaster, talks to Stu Mills about his love of the game and how it's still strong at age 82.

Keep Ottawa Senators out of drought talk, fans say

After the Chicago Cubs ended a championship drought that lasted more than a century with their World Series win Wednesday night, we wondered how the Ottawa Senators stacked up when it came to winless streaks.

Why video could be key in probe of Abdirahman Abdi death during police arrest

Video was an essential piece of evidence in a Toronto police officer's recent conviction, and could prove important in other cases involving police — including the recent death of an Ottawa man — because of constitutional restrictions placed on investigators, lawyers say.

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