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Proposed oilsands mine poses ‘high mortality risk’ to bison and birds, Environment Canada says

Environment and Climate Change Canada raised a litany of concerns with Teck Resources’s proposed Frontier Oilsands mine during the last week of hearings. Environment Canada was among several federal government departments that presented on Monday during the public hearing for the mega oilsands project. Eco-group tells hearing Frontier oilsands megaproject …

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Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson returning for 3rd term

Jim Watson was elected for the third consecutive time as Ottawa’s mayor, allowing him to continue overseeing some of the major projects he began over the past eight years at the city’s helm. With 759 of 759 polls reporting, Watson has 71.0 per cent of the vote, and leads his …

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