I Speak for the Fish is a new monthly column written by Great Lakes Now Contributor Kathy Johnson, coming out the third Monday of each month. Publishing the author’s views and assertions does not represent endorsement by Great Lakes Now or Detroit Public Television.
Protecting our Great Lakes is not only about stopping oil spills, reducing runoff that causes toxic algae blooms and reducing contaminants from flowing into our waters. Plastic pollution is a growing problem that must be addressed by our leaders. Read the full story by Crain’s Detroit Business. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
In this episode of the Blackburn News Podcast, host Craig Needles speaks with Professor Lori Campbell about the discovery of the remains of 215 Indigenous children on the grounds of a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C.
By Steve Karnowski, Associated Press Writer
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal by opponents of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 oil pipeline, letting stand a key decision by independent regulators to allow construction on the project to proceed.
Without comment, the state’s highest court declined to take the case, issuing a one-page order that effectively affirmed a decision in June by the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
Members of the International Joint Commission (IJC) and International Lake Superior Board of Control (ILSBC) appeared before the Tiny Township, Ontario council to give a presentation on Georgian Bay and Upper Great Lakes water levels at a recent committee of the whole meeting. Read and listen to the full story by Midland Today. Read the…
You can ask just about anyone and they’ll tell you that we’ve come a long way in this country when it comes to the rights of the LGBTQ2S+ community., but we still have a long way to go.
An off-duty York Regional police officer has been identified as the person killed in a two-vehicle collision Friday morning on Highway 6 & 10 in Meaford. The Grey Bruce OPP say 55-year-old Craig Heatley of Bradford-West Gwillimbury was pronounced dead in hospital following the collision. He was the driver of the motorcycle involved in the […]