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Forestry will be impacted by climate change

Ontario and Quebec Establish Forestry Task Force

TORONTO – BUSINESS – The Québec and Ontario governments are applauding the establishment of the Federal/Provincial Ministers Task Force on Softwood Lumber. During the first meeting held by the federal Minister of Natural Resources, both provinces reiterated their request...


Posted 23 February 2017 by
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Vice Admiral Robert S. Harward, commander of Combined Joint Task Force 435, salutes during a SEAL Team 5 change of command ceremony in San Diego, California July 11, 2011. Picture taken July 11, 2011. Photo courtesy of Petty Officer 2nd Class Marc Rockwell-Pate/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS

Vice Admiral Hayward Offered NSA Post by Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration has offered the job of White House national security adviser, vacated by former U.S. intelligence official Michael Flynn, to Vice Admiral Robert Harward, said two U.S. officials familiar with the matter on Wednesday....


Posted 15 February 2017 by
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File Photo: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton speaks outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., U.S. April 18, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo

Texas Set to Fight for Immigration Ban

By Andrew Chung AUSTIN – (Reuters) – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Wednesday asked a federal appeals court for permission to file legal papers in support of President Donald Trump’s travel ban, making Texas the first state to...


Posted 15 February 2017 by
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MPP Bill Mauro Outlines Greater Engagement with Seniors, and with fighting poverty

Wilderness Discovery Camp to Re-Open

THUNDER BAY – NEWS – Ontario is working with Thunder Bay community groups to reopen the Wilderness Discovery Family Resort and Conference Centre on Shebandowan Lake, which provided outdoor recreational opportunities for individuals with impairments. “I’m happy that we’re...


Posted 11 February 2017 by
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