If you are researching for your ancestor in Ottawa, Ancestry.ca has just added more issues of The Ottawa Journal newspaper to their site.
This collection contains the full published run of the paper from 1885-1980. Images in this database can be browsed and perused much like the physical version of the paper.
There are some parts missing from the collection, and they are not available. The parts that are missing are -
•1909, July-December is entirely missing.
•1963, October, the original film was damaged and certain days or pages may be missing or illegible.
•1970, January and May, the original film was damaged and certain days or pages may be missing or illegible.
You can go to http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=50019 to read about The Ottawa Journal.