International Lake Superior Board Of Control

Update on Lake Superior Outflows and Expected Conditions

The International Lake Superior Board of Control, under authority granted to it by the International Joint Commission (IJC), has set the Lake Superior outflow...

Rail Travel and Tourism Opportunities in the North

From Sault Ste. Marie-Bawating, a historical landmark for Anishnabe (Ojibwa) and Missanabie (Cree) First Nations, French voyageurs, and English settlers alike, to Hearst, with...
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Algoma District School Board students play key role in protecting local wetlands

Earlier this year, students from White Pines’ House Building Program were key players in the construction and installation of a boardwalk which lays across...
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Confirmed Blue Green Algae Bloom in Upper Island Lake

Laboratory results from a water sample submitted to the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change confirmed the presence of a blue-green bloom in...
morning news break

Seven stories in the news for today, September 14th

JUSTICE MINISTERS TO DISCUSS FEDERAL POT PLAN: Marijuana legalization will be at the top of the agenda when Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould meets with...
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Japan disaster didn’t affect fish or human health

VANCOUVER - Radioactive contamination following a nuclear power-plant disaster in Japan never reached unsafe levels in the north Pacific Ocean for either marine life...
Evening News Break

Highlights from the news file for Wednesday, September 13th

COURT UPHOLDS DEL MASTRO CONVICTIONS: A former federal politician has lost his bid to have his convictions for electoral offences overturned. The Ontario Court...
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U.S. invites Canada to climate change meeting

OTTAWA - Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says there is still time to convince the United States not to withdraw from the Paris climate change...
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Keeping Lake Invaders Out of New Harbors

Republished from the International Joint Commission's monthy Great Lakes Connection newsletter. For more stories, you can read the full newsletter here: http://ijc.org/greatlakesconnection/en/ The Great Lakes are...
Three converted Prius Plug-In Hybrids charging at San Francisco City Hall

Ontario Making It Easier for Businesses to Buy Green Vehicles

New Program Will Help Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Across the Province Ontario is helping businesses buy low-carbon vehicles and technologies that reduce emissions and foster...