Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was one of those parks. According to unofficial data from the National Park Service, over 1.7 million people visited in 2020, the highest attendance on record.
OTTAWA — Gov. Gen Mary Simon has agreed to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s request to dissolve Parliament, triggering an election campaign amid a fourth wave of COVID-19 and over opposition accusations it is reckless and unnecessary. The Liberal party leader visited Rideau Hall Sunday morning to ask Simon to pull the plug on the minority […]
Western University is reporting a COVID-19 outbreak in its largest student residence building, the first in a campus dorm this school year. Western said the outbreak involves five students at Saugeen-Maitland Hall, a first-year residence just off Western Road. The university has made COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for all students, staff and students living in its […]
Local conservation authorities are warning of flooding, flash flooding and water pooling on the roads.
The 20th Annual CKNX Health Care Heroes Radiothon took to the airwaves on October 16th, once again proving to be a dynamic partner in fundraising for rural mid-western Ontario health care. $506,053.83 was raised in support of twelve area hospitals. Continuing with a virtual format again this year, donations were accepted during the all-day broadcast on AM920, which […]
From lead pipes to PFAS, drinking water contamination is a major issue plaguing cities and towns all around the Great Lakes. Cleaning up contaminants and providing safe water to everyone is an ongoing public health struggle.
Keep up with drinking water-related developments in the Great Lakes area.
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- Illinois To Receive $1.7 Billion To Replace Lead Pipes—1340 WJOL
Illinois is expected to receive roughly $1.7 billion from the federal infrastructure bill to help address the issue of lead pipes in the state.