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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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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Queen's Park

Jonathan’s Law Passes Second Reading

Queen’s Park – Jonathan’s Law to allow extended leave for parents mourning the death of a child, passed second reading today in the Ontario legislature. NDP MPP Peter Tabuns introduced the bill, inspired by bereaved parents like Vince Leitao,...

Posted 9 December 2016 by
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Hydro One

Stop Hydro Selloff NDP Leader States

TORONTO – Today during Question Period Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath called on the Premier to take action to fix high hydro rates across the province. After the Premier told Liberal Party supporters over the weekend that high electricity...

Posted 21 November 2016 by
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