The Great Lakes News Collaborative includes Bridge Michigan; Circle of Blue; Great Lakes Now at Detroit Public Television; and Michigan Radio, Michigan’s NPR News Leader; who work together to bring audiences news and information about the impact of climate change, pollution, and aging infrastructure on the Great Lakes and drinking water.
Grey Bruce OPP are investigating after a cyclist was hit by a vehicle on Bruce Road 13 in South Bruce Peninsula and airlifted to a Toronto-area hospital with serious injuries. Police, Bruce County EMS and the Sauble Beach Fire Department responded to the collision at approximately 5:30 a.m. Aug. 4. The cyclist’s injuries are considered […]
A Durham man is the first recipient of the Walkerton Clean Water Legacy Award. Connor Maxwell, who will be entering his second year in environmental engineering at the University of Guelph, received a $1,000 scholarship. The Sacred Heart High School grad earned an environmental high-skills major there, competed nationally in several Canada-wide science fairs and […]
The province has approved an aquaculture licence for Georgian Bay Innovation Group’s proposed 500,000-square-foot land-based recirculating salmon farm near Colpoy’s Bay, but more senior government and local approvals are required before the project can go ahead. Jolanta Kowalski, a Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry spokesperson, said while the facility proposed for 83 Berford Lake […]
The Grey Bruce Health Unit said the region will move into a modified Step 3 just after midnight Friday morning and is strongly recommending residents adhere to Step 2 gathering limits and stick to restaurant patios. With cases, hospitalizations and deaths continuing to surge in the region, fuelled by the highly transmissible Delta variant, the […]
The Grey Bruce Health Unit confirmed 17 new cases of COVID-19 Monday and is crediting the mostly vaccinated population at Kelso Village with slowing a potentially deadly outbreak of the Delta variant. Seven of the newest confirmed cases were found in The Blue Mountains, six in Owen Sound, two in Meaford, and one case in […]