Billions of dollars in limbo as incoming Ontario premier nixes cap and trade

TORONTO — The cancellation of Ontario's cap-and-trade system will leave billions of dollars in carbon credits in limbo and consumers on the hook for pricey...

Robinson Huron Treaty Annuity Case Final Arguments Conclude Tomorrow

Sudbury, ON – Robinson Huron Treaty (RHT) beneficiaries are hoping for a positive decision after final arguments wrap up June 22nd, 2018 in the...

Canada focusing on existing climate plan, has no timeline to increase ambition

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says Canada has no immediate plans to follow Europe's lead and increase its targets for cutting emissions. McKenna is in...

Echo Bay Worms Coming to Desbarats!

The red wiggler worms from Echo Bay Central School will be visiting the town of Desbarats on Saturday 2 June as part of the Sustain...
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Bank closures punishing rural communities: Hughes

Ottawa –   Bank closures in rural communities is a growing problem which threatens economic growth and puts consumers at risk, according to Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP,...

Annual Meeting of the Friends of Lake Superior Park will take place This Saturday.

The Friends of Lake Superior Provincial Park have scheduled their annual general meeting for noon on Saturday at the Visitor’s Centre at Agawa Bay. Following...

B.C. files constitutional challenge of Alberta’s fuel restriction law

VICTORIA — The British Columbia government has launched a lawsuit and is prepared to ask for an injunction and damages against Alberta over that province's...

Experts warn against baiting, harassing wildlife for Instagram-worthy photos

MONTREAL — While some wildlife photographers dream of that perfect shot of a majestic moose or a swooping snowy owl, some observers say more and more people are stooping to unethical practices...

Trudeau and Merkel talk trade, climate change ahead of June G7 summit

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has spoken to German Chancellor Angela Merkel about making progress at the G7 on climate change and combating...

Quebec G7’s oceans discussion replaces usual African focus

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is shifting the G7 summit away from its traditional Africa outreach in favour of a session on ocean sustainability...