Convoys protesting COVID-19 measures plan to take to 400-series highways in Southwestern Ontario Saturday as part of a Canada-wide protest. Read More
A homeless shelter that challenged an Old East Village highrise project because of a lack of affordable housing is breaking its silence after the appeal was tossed out by the Ontario Land Tribunal. The decision left the Unity Project for Relief of Homelessness feeling unheard and highlights the lack of housing in London that’s attainable […]
A 96-year-old Wallaceburg man, found not criminally responsible for killing his 89-year-old wife, could be moving from a mental health facility. A risk assessment hearing was held before the Ontario Review Board Wednesday about the man, who cannot be named to protect the victim’s identity. The board’s decision will be issued in about a week, […]
A Six Nations man who racked up three more convictions for impaired driving on top of seven previous convictions, was jailed recently despite a long, impassioned plea by his defence lawyer for a version of house arrest. Richard Lee Joseph, 71, was arrested three times in fewer than three months during the summer of 2021 […]
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.
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- Sludge containing forever chemicals spread on Illinois farmland – Chicago Tribune
Sewage sludge is contaminating thousands of acres of northeast Illinois farmland with toxic “forever chemicals,” a Chicago Tribune investigation found.
Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson is back as the province’s Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs as Doug Ford’s cabinet was sworn in on June 24. The former education minister and minister for government and consumer services was first named to the role in a year ago in June 2021. She replaced longtime agriculture minister […]