Black Bear

Problem Bears

In 2016 the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Detachment received to 346 bear complaints, starting as early as mid-April. As warmer weather approaches...

Researchers raise wasps to kill emerald ash borer

A group of Canadian researchers say they have, for the first time, successfully raised wasps that will be used this summer as a weapon...
lyme disease rash

Time for Canada to take Lyme disease seriously / Il est temps que le...

The government rolled out its draft framework for an Action Plan on Lyme disease in early February and already activists are calling it inadequate. ...
Forest Path

Public Consultation Session for Update of the SSMRCA Managed Forest Plan

Sault Ste. Marie - Algoma-Manitoulin Forestry Services will be holding a Public Consultation Session for an updated Managed Forest Plan on behalf of the Sault...
International Lake Superior Board Of Control

Update on Lake Superior Outflows and Expected Conditions

Commission (IJC), has set the Lake Superior outflow to 2400 cubic metres per second (m3/s) for the month of March, effective February 28th. The...
Evening News Break

The Friday briefing: Top National news at-a-glance

Highlights from the National News File for Friday, Feb. 24th: CONSERVATIVE CONFERENCE HEARS FROM POPULISTS: Conservatives gathered in Ottawa for the annual Manning conference heard...
polar bears

Two polar bear populations found stable

Polar bears in two High Arctic populations seem to be doing better than scientists had thought. The first major study of the Baffin Bay and...
Family Ice Fishing

Fish For Free This Family Day Weekend!

Families and fishing enthusiasts across Ontario can fish licence-free from Saturday, February 18 through Monday, February 20. This Family Day weekend, anglers can go ice...
video

How “The Canoe” is bringing an emotional connection to tourism in Ontario

Tourism Northern Ontario (TNO) in partnership with the Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC) are pleased to announce the Canadian Canoe Culture Campaign and...
NB ice storm

Canadian Forces sends recon team after N.B. storm

TRACADIE-SHEILA, N.B. - New Brunswick's premier said the Canadian Armed Forces have sent in a "recon team" to see how they can help the...