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Registered nurses conduct an information picket outside the Ouellette Campus of Windsor Regional Hospital on 15 February 2016.Photo by John Skinner.

Union Leaders Challenge Nurses Association

(WINDSOR, ON) – A battle is shaping up between the two classes of nurses working in the province’s hospitals, including at Windsor Regional Hospital. The…



Three people were arrested and a quantity of marijuana, cocaine, and meth were seized by Chatham-Kent police after a high-risk take down on 8 February 2017.Photo courtesy of Renee Cowell/Chatham-Kent Police Service.

LiUNA Adds Medicinal Cannabis To Benefits Plan

(WINDSOR, ON) – LiUNA local 625, the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent Labourers’ International Union of North America, has announced that select, naturally grown, pharma-grade medicinal cannabis…


In Windsor, volunteers planted more than 80 trees that will be counted towards Ontario's Green Leaf Challenge.Photo courtesy of CNW Group/Forests Ontario.

Windsor Gains 80 New Trees

(WINDSOR, ON) – Over this past weekend, Windsor gained 80 new trees. It was all part of Forests Ontario’s 2017 planting season; an effort to…


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Stride Lending Group Continues To Scam

(CHATHAM, ON) – Warnings against mortgage vendor Stride Lending Group, which lists an address in Chatham, continue to mount. The Group was first brought to…


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Windsor Chamber Leads Cap And Trade Fight

(WINDSOR, ON) – Executives from the Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce left the annual meeting of the Ontario Chamber this weekend in Sarnia with what…


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Union Gas Expansion Will Feed Development

(CHATHAM, ON) – The gas utility serving the region suggests additional capacity could be available to its customers as early as Fall 2018. But first,…


The sun over Olde Sandwich Towne.Photo by John Skinner.

Rally For Mother Earth

(WINDSOR, ON) – Details are firming up for an environmental change rally Saturday, May 13 from 2:00pm until 4:00pm. Dubbed Mothers Concerned About The Planet…


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SWIFT Moving On Broadband Plan

(ESSEX, ON) – On May 12, the Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology Network will release a two-stage Request for Pre-Qualification, an RFPQ resulting in a list…