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The REAL Cost of the ORPP OPINION

Yesterday, we learned that the Wynne Liberal Government’s failed ORPP scheme cost Ontario taxpayers $70-million and delivered $0 in benefits. Here are some interesting facts we thought you should know. • Six senior executives will receive...

LETTER: Fight to save Wilderness Discovery Resort unchanged OPINION

Since we began the campaign to Save Wilderness Discovery Resort For The Disabled in January of 2015, our intention was to secure the public's land from private sale. That has not changed. Unfortunately, 30,000 petition signers and almost 3,700...

LETTER: Let's save Wilderness Discovery Resort LETTER

To the editor:  Since we began the campaign to Save Wilderness Discovery Resort For The Disabled in January o2015, our intention was to secure the public's land from private sale. That has not changed. Unfortunately, 30,000 petition...

LETTER: Event Centre community's lowest priority OPINION

The  tbewswatch poll question for June 27,  was as follows for those who may have not seen it: Following another flood, what do you believe is the most important...

Bob Nault issues statement on fed's Child Benefit program OPINION

(OTTAWA) Tuesday, July 5, 2016 – The Hon. Robert Nault, Member of Parliament (Kenora Riding), today released the following statement regarding improvements to the Canada Child Benefit (CCB): “I’m happy that new changes to the...

Happy Canada Day from MP Bob Nault NORTHWEST

(OTTAWA) Thursday, June 30, 2016 – In advance of Canada Day, Robert Nault, Member of Parliament (Kenora Riding), released the following statement: “Tomorrow, we celebrate the 149th anniversary of the enactment of the Constitution Act,...

LETTER: how to defend your favourite hobby from invasive species LOCAL

If you like to fish, you may have noticed unfamiliar species showing up in your favourite lakes and rivers over the years. This isn’t part of a natural evolution that...

Open Letter: Inquest into death of Azraya Ackabee-Kokopenace LETTER

Dear Minister Coteau, Congratulations on your new role as Minister of Children and Youth Services. I am writing to you today as a follow-up to the question I recently asked in the Legislature on the need for a Coroner’s inquest into the...

LETTER: Administration clips council's chicken wings LETTER

To the editor: The Monday, June 20 city council meeting was a sham. A number of people gave their comments in favour of or against having backyard chickens in all of...

Food policies not cutting it for Canada’s remote North: NPI OPINION

June 23, 2016 – Food security and access to healthy, reasonably priced food is of paramount concern for remote First Nations communities in Northern Canada. News reports...

CUPE welcomes CPP expansion deal CANADA

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 21, 2016) - Canada's largest union is welcoming an agreement by the federal, provincial and territorial governments for a modest expansion of the Canada Pension Plan. While significantly less than the proposed...

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