Canadian scientists call creation of gene-edited babies ‘premature’ use of technology

TORONTO — Canadian researchers have added their voices to widespread international condemnation of a Chinese scientist who says he helped create genetically modified twin girls using a gene-editing tool...

Renowned Urban Expert Gil Penalosa coming to Sault Friday & it’s Free

Sault Ste. Marie – FutureSSM is excited to announce that Gil Penalosa, internationally acclaimed placemaking expert and Chair of World Urban Parks, will be...

Canadian kids rank low in global childhood physical activity report

TORONTO — Canadian kids continue to rank low in a global report on physical activity. The most recent release from the Active Healthy Kids Global Alliance...

Festive Ride. Get with the programme.

The North East Region OPP detachments launched Festive Ride Provincial Traffic Safety Campaign today, joining OPP  officers across the province for the annual ride...

Registered organ donors often avoid ticking box for eyes, but many need gift of...

TORONTO — It should have been a relatively uncomplicated surgery — removing a cataract in Alvin Hallett's right eye. But somehow the surgeon accidentally struck...
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Health Care in Ontario. We should all care.

Last month, Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath and MPP France Gélinas - Health Care Critic and Chief Opposition Whip, joined the Ontario Health Coalition...

Local Secondary Students Visit Algoma U and SKG to Learn About Canada’s First-Ever Anishinaabe...

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON: Nov 20, 2018): A large group of local secondary school students paid a visit to Algoma University and Shingwauk Kinoomaage...

E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce sickens 18 people in Ontario, Quebec

Health officials in Canada and the U.S. are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak. The Public Health...

Cannabis marketing rules still hazy post-legalization

TORONTO — Despite strict rules limiting the promotion of now legal recreational pot now in effect, cannabis promotions continue to pop up amid loopholes and a lack...
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Dr. Lucas Castellani Dispels Myths and Mistruths About Antibiotics

Dr. Lucas Castellani, an Infectious Disease Physician here in Sault Ste. Marie, shared with ONNtv some of the most common myths and mistruths surrounding...