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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…


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…




Just some of the garbage collected from land along the Detroit River in Sandwich on 25 April 2015.Photo b Ian Shalapata.

Earth Day Clean-Up Along Little River

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Rotary Club of Windsor, in partnership with City of Windsor, the Safety Village, and Neighbourhood Watch Windsor, will be hosting the…


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Burying Your Unmentionables

(WINDSOR, ON) – Next week starts the Soil Conservation Council of Canada’s National Soil Conservation Week. To help celebrate, the Council would like Canadians from…


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Hope Honoured For Wind Efforts

(CHATHAM, ON) – Randy Hope, the mayor of Chatham-Kent, has been honoured with the Canadian Wind Energy Association’s 2017 CanWEA Award for being a Friend…


A snapping turtle breaks the surface of the pond at Ojibway Nature Reserve in Windsor on 27 June 2010.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Ontario Bans Snapping Turtle Harvest

(TORONTO, ON) – A type of turtle known to frequent the wetlands in the area and across the province is now off limits to turtle…


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Group To Provide Beaches Update

(WINDSOR, ON) – There will be a meeting to update the community on the monitoring progress of the conditions of Essex County’s recreational beaches. The…