Trent from Echo Bay planted a forest and scored a new career!

Trent Massey recognized as a Green Leader after planting new forest! Trent Massey was a farmer raising cows, chickens, pigs and goats in Echo Bay,...

From drywall to metal: Study finds gulls tough enough for landfill diet

OTTAWA — Gulls at landfills are so common that their stomach contents are sometimes use to monitor plastic in the environment. But research out of Carleton University...

Ottawa urged to consider environmental impacts of legal marijuana

Dan Sutton always assumed cannabis had to be grown indoors. The former technology professional was new to the marijuana industry in 2012 when he founded...

Rescuer says snowy owl pulled from SUV grille in Saskatchewan is healing

REGINA — The director of an animal rescue group in Regina says she's seeing a big increase in the number of injured snowy owls,...

Deep freeze stalls ski hill operations across Canada after promising start

CALGARY — Bitter cold enveloping much of Canada has reduced the number of skiers on the slopes during the key Christmas holiday season, blunting...

Climate change a major issue for forestry planning heading into 2018

OTTAWA — Canada loses 20 times more forested land to fires and invasive bugs each year than it does to harvesting wood for industry — and Canada's...

Online outrage after Canadian TV host kills cougar in northern Alberta

EDMONTON — A Canadian TV personality is taking heat online after he killed a cougar in northern Alberta. Steve Ecklund, who's the host of outdoor...
blue green algae

Confirmed Blue-Algae bloom on Bass Lake in Blind River, don’t eat the fish says...

Blue-green algae bloom on Bass Lake in Blind River Algoma Public Health is advising residents and visitors of a confirmed blue-green algae bloom (cyanobacteria) on...
power-outage

Attention Wawa and Gaudette townships. Planned power interruptions scheduled

ELECTRICAL SERVICE INTERRUPTION Algoma Power requires an electrical service interruption for customers in the following area: Hwy 17 South of Hwy 101 including Pinewood Drive and...

Government to move caribou facing wolf attacks off Michipicoten Island by helicopter

The Ontario government plans to move endangered caribou off an island in Lake Superior by helicopter to save the animals from a pack of...