Fort McMurray Oilsands

Oilsands concerns overstated, says scientist

EDMONTON - New research from the University of Alberta suggests concerns about contaminants in the Athabasca River from the oilsands may be overstated. "Absolutely —...

Neonicotinoids? What’s that?

If you want to find out what that word in the headline means and how it affects us and nature, there is an answer. There...

No flooding concerns yet say Conservation Authority

The Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority would like to issue a statement to residents in regard to current watershed conditions. Recent weather has seen...

Convergent Energy & Power putting station in the Sault

A 7-megawatt lithium-ion power storage station as discussed at council last year, is coming to the Sault (location pictured). Convergent Energy & Power was approved...
Flood Watch

Flood Watch Still In Effect

The Ministry of Natural Resources – Sault Ste. Marie District is advising area residents that a Watershed Conditions Statement - Flood Outlook is in...
arctic

Canada shopping for drones to watch Arctic

A civilian department is joining Canada's military in shopping for pilotless aerial drones to keep an eye on everything from errant icebergs to foreign...
Swimming Advisory

Sellers Park Swimming Advisory

Algoma Public Health has issued a swimming advisory for Sellers Park, located in Blind River, Ontario. The test results of water samples taken July 6,...

“Green Rights” screens for Earth Week

Clean North and the Sault Ste. Marie Public Library will be celebrating Earth Week with the showing of a new Canadian-made documentary. The award-winning...
flood-watch

Close Watch On Flood Conditions

The Ministry of Natural Resources – Sault Ste. Marie District is advising area residents that a Flood Warning is in effect in the District. Residents...
International Lake Superior Board of Control

Update on Lake Superior Outflows and Expected Conditions

The International Lake Superior Board of Control, under authority granted to it by the International Joint Commission (IJC), has set the Lake Superior outflow...

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