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IJC Seeks Public Input On Great Lakes

(DETROIT, MI) – The International Joint Commission will be holding six public meetings in Great Lakes communities to hear the views of residents regarding how…


FCA US Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne ( left) and UAW President Dennis Williams share a moment during a ceremony to officially open negotiations on a new collective bargaining agreement at the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center in Detroit on July 14, 2015. Since 2011, the Company has invested more than $5.7 billion in its U.S. facilities and hired nearly 15,000 hourly employees by keeping labor costs competitive.Contributed image.

Marchionne Meets With Trump

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Following a meeting today at the White House, Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, reiterated that US President Donald Trump’s desire…


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When Will Liberals Ditch Wynne?

The hydro crisis continues. But, for all visible intents and purposes, extreme electricity rates are little more than a laughing matter for premier Kathleen Wynne….


A tug boat is dwarfed by the coastal mountains along Chilkoot Inlet at Skagway, Alaska, in this file photo from26 June 2013.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Canada-US Plan Closer Arctic Cooperation

(OTTAWA, ON) – In March, US President Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau announced a new partnership to embrace opportunities and confront challenges in the…


Remembrance Day wreaths laying at the Cenotaph in Windsor.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Have Some Respect

By Heather Burton Recently I witnessed a verbal altercation on social media. The poster basically asked for all to respect our veterans by refraining from…


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Teachers Pension Buys Constellation Brands Canada

(TORONTO, ON) – Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan today announced the acquisition of Constellation Brands Canada, the Canadian operation of Constellation Brands, for approximately $1.03 billion…



US Customs inspection booths at the Ambassador Bridge land crossing point at the Detroit port of entry.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Americans Denied Entry To Canada

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – Three incidents marked a busy month for CBSA officers at the Ambassador Bridge. On May 2, two US residents…


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Gun And Goods Seized At Tunnel

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – A Canada Border Services officer had occasion, on May 6, to refer a Washington state-plated vehicle, containing three persons,…


US Customs inspection booths at the Ambassador Bridge land crossing point at the Detroit port of entry.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Governments To Share Exit Information

By Ian Shalapata (WINDSOR, ON) – More data will be collected from travellers crossing the land border between the United States and Canada, but authorities…