Open Letter from PC Leader Patrick Brown

June 6, 2017 Dear Premier Wynne, I am writing you regarding Hydro One’s recent application to increase hydro bills by $141 per year for Ontario families....
passenger train

Hughes calls on the feds to get on board for the passenger train

Ottawa – Tourist’s inspired by an award winning documentary on the Group of Seven will have a difficult time tracing the historic footsteps of...
electricity prices

Ontario Passes Legislation to Lower Electricity Bills by 25 Per Cent

Ontario passed legislation today that will lower electricity bills by 25 per cent on average for all residential customers to provide significant rate relief...
electricity prices

Kathleen Wynne’s Unfair Hydro Plan a Sham: FAO

Ontario’s budget watchdog confirmed today that Kathleen Wynne’s Unfair Hydro Plan will actually see hydro rates climb starting next year. Financial Accountability Officer Stephen...

Trump top of mind as PM heads to NATO, G7

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau heads to Europe this week for the NATO and G7 summits, where global leaders are trying to figure...

Unique needs and challenges face rural communities

Granville Anderson, MPP for Durham, will be in Wawa on Thursday, May 25 to discuss and share ideas about how to best address the...

NDP calls for legislative session to be extended

QUEEN’S PARK – Kathleen Wynne is about to enact a plan that will cause hydro bills to soar for decades, and the public isn’t...
Andrea Horwath

Horwath addresses FONOM, says investment in the north key to success

NORTH BAY – Ontario NDP Leader addressed delegates at the Federation Of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) conference Thursday, telling delegates she believes that investment...

Northern Ontario Party releases their platform

The Northern Ontario Party released their platform for the next provincial election in 2018. The following was released to media from the NOP The Northern Ontario...
Carol Hughes, MP

The buck doesn’t stop here anymore

The phenomenon of bank closures is becoming a common occurrence in many small Canadian towns. Here in Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing we are no different. The trend...