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Feds set new limits on pilot flight times to curb crew fatigue

OTTAWA — The federal government is enacting strict new measures to address mounting concerns about tired flight crews on commercial planes. New regulations will set...

Half of world’s right whales spotted in Gulf of St. Lawrence in 2018

OTTAWA — Officials say nearly half of all North Atlantic right whales in the world were spotted in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence...

MP Hughes Raises transportation concerns at Minister’s consultation meeting.

Ottawa – Transportation links that service northern and rural communities cannot be treated as an afterthought by the government according to Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing, MP Carol Hughes. Hughes...

Don’t take pot on international flights, transport minister warns

OTTAWA — Canada's transport minister says travellers aboard domestic flights will be allowed to carry a small quantity of cannabis with them after Oct...

Canada sees info ‘gaps’ about dangerous goods moving through North

OTTAWA — The federal government says it doesn't know enough about how, when and where dangerous goods move through the Canadian North, highlighting the...
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Chief Jason Gauthier Shares Update on Rail Initiative

Chief Jason Gauthier from the Missanabie Cree First Nation joined us in the ONNtv Studio to discuss updates on the initiative to get the...

Transport Canada to make seatbelts mandatory on new highway buses by 2020

OTTAWA — Transport Canada says they will soon require all newly built highway buses to have seatbelts. The federal department says they will make seatbelts...

Develop funding plan to help Greyhound, NDP leader Singh urges Trudeau

OTTAWA — The federal NDP is urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to develop a funding plan that would preserve Greyhound Canada's bus routes in northern...

Government of Canada takes Action to Protect Canadians from Laser Attacks on Aircraft Effective...

Safety measures restrict possession of hand-held lasers, allow for on-the-spot fines of up to $25,000 - Transport Canada. Canadians expect to feel safe on the...

Canada claims leadership but lacks details on plan to cut shipping emissions

OTTAWA — The United Nations group which regulates the international shipping industry is being asked to cut emissions from the cargo ships, oil tankers...