Grey County council is set to discuss, on Sept. 9, a motion to suspend a planned project to replace Grey Gables in Markdale with a new 128-bed long-term care home. Owen Sound Deputy-mayor Brian O’Leary presented notice of the motion during Thursday’s committee of the whole meeting after county council received updated cost and debt […]
By Marina Villeneuve, Associated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New Yorkers approved a ballot measure adding the right to a clean environment to the state constitution but rejected other proposed amendments that could have made it easier to vote.
The environmental measure was one of five statewide ballot questions before New York voters Tuesday.
By John Flesher, AP Environmental Writer
As Enbridge Energy prepares to finish rebuilding an oil pipeline across rural northern Minnesota, protesters are occupying part of the construction area and pledging a “summer of resistance” on the ground and in court.
Enbridge, which has obtained all necessary state and federal permits for the Line 3 project, says it will be finished by year’s end.
By John Flesher and Matthew Brown, AP Writers TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Months after President Joe Biden snubbed Canadian officials by canceling Keystone XL, an impending showdown over a second crude oil pipeline threatens to further strain ties between the two neighbors that were frayed during the Trump administration.Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a top…
Wiarton’s Claude Street will now also be known by the honorary title of Arthur Haley Way. South Bruce Peninsula’s first honorary street naming was accompanied by a ceremony at Claude and George streets Sunday morning. It was a busy street too, given Claude Street is part of the detour to avoid main street reconstruction work. […]
A Waterloo-based developer says he would like to begin construction this summer on a proposed $6.5-million four-storey luxury hotel overlooking Sauble Beach. Borz Fariborzi, president of Maison Canada Design & Build, said if everything goes as planned, shovels should be in the ground on the company’s South Bruce Peninsula property during the second week of […]