Ontario Farm

Ontario considers bill to protect farmers from animal rights activists

TORONTO — Ontario's agriculture minister says he has not ruled out introducing new legislation to protect farmers from animal rights activists who trespass on their property. A...
boy fishing

Cops give new fishing rod to 11-year-old who broke his while skipping school

GUELPH, Ont. — Police in Guelph, Ont., are reporting a "catch and release." They say an officer gave a new fishing rod to an 11-year-old...

Fall is for the birds

Eagles, hawks and falcons abound during the fall raptor migration by Ontario Nature The beginning of fall is an exciting time for bird enthusiasts as summer...
MyCatch

MyCatch Lets Anglers Help Scientists Gather Fish Data

Story from the International Joint Commission Newsletter Scientists and fishery managers rely on catch data to adjust how fish populations are managed and ensure enough...
Mountain Bike Trail

Mountain Bike Trail Pedals Forward with EDF Funding Approval

Council approved $166,000 in Economic Development Funding to help develop the Algoma Network Trail during Monday evening's meeting. The idea of this trail network, which...

American woman identified as victim of bear attack on remote Ontario island

RED PINE ISLAND, Ont. — An American woman has been identified as the victim of a bear attack on a remote island in northwestern...

Woman dead after bear attack when she went to check on her dogs, OPP...

Provincial police say a 62-year-old woman is dead after she was attacked by a bear when she went to check on her dogs in western...

Ontario government revisits unscientific and unethical wolf hunting plans

Wolf and coyote hunting to be deregulated in Northern Ontario to placate moose hunters As thousands of people are disappointed to learn that 2019’s last...

Pollinating bees may be exposed to lethal levels of neonics in soil: study

New research suggests ground-nesting bees may be exposed to lethal levels of pervasive insecticides found in soil on farms across southern Ontario. University of Guelph environmental...

Sandra Oh narrates documentary about work of primatologist Jane Goodall

TORONTO — Sandra Oh has lent her voice to a feature-length documentary about the discoveries of Jane Goodall and the female scientists inspired by...

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