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Wind Farm Effect On Wells To Be Investigated

(WALLACEBURG, ON) – A meeting between Chatham-Kent officials and representatives of the provincial Ministry of Environment will result in immediate action regarding concerns about water…


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Calling All Citizen Scientists

(WINDSOR, ON) – Researchers from the University of Windsor are seeking citizen scientists to fan out across Essex County and collect water samples for use…




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Windsor In The Zone

(WINDSOR, ON) – A new native-species gardening program has been launched to help residents and businesses in southern Ontario transform their properties into vital habitat…


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St Clair Township To Produce More Power

(COURTRIGHT, ON) – The Green Electron Power Project, in St Clair Township, is nearing completion with the installation of a 125MW steam turbine generator, in…


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

US Pulls Out Of Paris Accord

(OTTAWA, ON) – Following the determination that the Paris Accord was not in the best interests of the United States, President Donald Trump decided to…



Traffic exiting the Ambassador Bridge in Windsor can be seen in this file photo from 6 June 2010.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

NAFTA Talks On The Agenda

(WINDSOR, ON) – Later this week, Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Chrystia Freeland, plans to participate in private North American Free Trade Agreement renegotiation meetings in…


Windsor's Parks Department is removing children's play equipment from city parks and leaving weed patches in their wake, such as this one on 30 August 2016.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Essex Weeding Out The Undesirables

(ESSEX, ON) – Under the Nuisance Weed and Tall Grass Control By-Law 1440, tall grass and nuisance weeds have been deemed a public nuisance. Property…