Two YMCA 2021 Peace Medals were bestowed Thursday to honour those who established the Potter’s Field Memorial and the Gitche Namewikwedong Reconciliation Garden in Owen Sound. Read More
Grey County has hired an all-encompassing architect firm for its new Rockwood Terrace long-term care home in Durham at a cost of more than $2.5-million. During its regular meeting on Friday, Grey County council endorsed a resolution from its Long Term Care Redevelopment Task Force to award a contract for just over $2.5 million to […]
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By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.
Michael Regan, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, said it is taking a series of actions to limit pollution from a cluster of long-lasting chemicals known as PFAS that are increasingly turning up in public drinking water systems, private wells and even food.
ALDEN, Mich. (AP) — A medical student from Illinois has swum across one of Michigan’s largest inland lakes — twice — to raise money and awareness about diabetes.
Marian Cardwell accomplished the 35-mile feat at Torch Lake in Antrim County after dropping a plan to swim across Lake Michigan from Chicago to Grand Haven, the Traverse City Record-Eagle reported.
April 26, 2021 By Mary Retta, Teen Vogue This story originally appeared in Teen Vogue and is republished here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism collaboration strengthening coverage of the climate story. Watching An Inconvenient Truth in your middle-school science class. Hearing Greta Thunberg’s calls to join weekly school strikes. Driving away from smoldering wildfires engulfing dry…