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Perchin for MS raises $21,000 in its final year

By: Mike Anderson One of Georgina's local heroes is calling it a day. After a decade of organizing Perchin for...

No swan song for thriving Trumpeters

By: Tina Novotny The Trumpet of the Swan is a beloved children’s book by E.B. White, but there’s another great...

Bird count crucial in the face of climate change

By: Tina Novotny The Christmas Bird Count might sound like a family-friendly holiday tradition; in fact, it’s highly important...

Elizabeth May seeks to blow past political pack with platform roll out

OTTAWA — Green Leader Elizabeth May pushed past the political pack Monday by introducing a wide-ranging set...

Field-To-Table: City slicker visits Georgina’s working farms.

By: Tina Novotny If you are an urbanite like me who likes to channel their inner farmer, then a local...

Electric car sales climb in wake of new $5,000 federal rebate program

OTTAWA — Canada’s new rebate program to help make electric cars cheaper appears to be showing early...

Ontario Turtles in Danger!

By: Tina Novotny Slow and steady wins the race but time might be running out for all eight species...

Lyme-spreading ticks so common thanks to mild winters, some places stop testing

OTTAWA — Lyme disease has settled so deeply into parts of Canada many public health units now just...

Environmental lobby group targets MPP Caroline Mulroney

By: Mike Anderson Like a modern-day Don Quixote, Jack Gibbons is tilting at windmills.  But the windmills are not imaginary giants. ...

Gives bees a chance: We can’t afford to lose our wild native pollinators

A bumblebee sips nectar from a clover. Victoria MacPhail, Author provided Sheila R. Colla,...


March 24, 2020 Issue

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