Eating less beef, more plants can be a gradual change, experts say

TORONTO — New recommendations urging a drastic reduction in the amount of meat Canadians eat would require support from industry and government to achieve,...
winter-storm warning

Winter Storm Brings Mixed Bag of Weather

Environment Canada as issued the following Weather Warning; 3:09 PM EST Thursday 27 December 2018 Special weather statement in effect for: Sault Ste. Marie - St. Joseph...

Enbridge gets $14.7M federal refund over Northern Gateway pipeline project

OTTAWA — Enbridge is getting a $14.7-million refund on fees it paid Canada's federal energy regulator for a pipeline it won't build. The Northern Gateway...

Coal power in Canada must disappear by the end of 2029, new regulations say

OTTAWA — The death knell for coal-fired electricity in Canada is set to ring in just over 12 years. Ottawa put the final regulations in effect this...

Exchange Student from Germany Experiencing Northern-Ontario

École secondaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa) welcomed again this year an exchange student through the Rotary Exchange Program. Eric Schulz from Germany has been at École Saint-Joseph...

119 Years and Counting

Another Christmas Bird Count season is around the corner! Between December 14, 2018 and January 5, 2019, tens of thousands of bird and winter...

B.C. chief says one major oil spill could ruin her nation’s economy forever

OTTAWA — Leaders from several north-coast B.C. First Nations say if the Senate doesn't approve a bill barring super-sized oil tankers from the region...

McKenna concerned global politics may keep Paris agreement rules at bay

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says Canada will be ready to up its emissions-cutting game when the Paris climate-change agreement kicks in. McKenna is...

Ecojustice, Suzuki Foundation, want to back federal carbon pricing plan in court

OTTAWA — The battle royale over carbon pricing in Canada is heating up even more with environment groups seeking to back the federal government in...

Alberta buying its own rail cars to move oil without feds, Notley says

OTTAWA — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says her government will buy its own rail cars to transport more oil to market. She says her province...