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Mother Nature Needs a Hand Saving the Great Lakes

Russ Blinch | Posted 11.10.2013 | Canada Impact
Russ Blinch

Over the millennia, nature took its time to craft the Great Lakes. A melting glacier sculpted the five large basins that would eventually become the world's largest fresh water reserve. But over the past decade and half it seems we are on the verge of screwing it all up. If Mother Nature isn't cooperating, can anything else be done?

Shopping Online? Take Advantage Of Free Shipping Day On Dec. 12

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

If you still have some holiday shopping to do, today's the day to do it -- more than 250 Canadian retailers are offering free shipping (and various ot...

Truckers Admit To Tampering With Speed Limiters

CBC | Posted 06.24.2012 | Canada Business

An exclusive report by Radio-Canada is raising new concerns about road safety in Quebec, after truck drivers admit to tampering with spee...

Halifax Cheers After Winning $25 Billion Naval Deal

CP | Keith Doucette, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Politics

HALIFAX - Workers in hard hats waving Nova Scotia flags celebrated with a giant roar Wednesday when the Irving Shipyard won the $25-billion contract t...

Massive Shipping Contracts Awarded To Halifax And Vancouver

CP | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Politics

HALIFAX - Workers in hard hats waving Nova Scotia flags celebrated with a giant roar Wednesday when the Irving Shipyard won the $25-billion contract t...

Shipbuilding Contracts To Create 15,000 Jobs

CBC | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Politics

Halifax's Irving Shipbuilding is getting the $25-billion contract to build 21 Canadian combat ships and Vancouver's Seaspan Marine has be...

No St. Lawrence Seaway Expansion Plans: Report

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.16.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - A proposal to expand the St. Lawrence Seaway to make way for more cargo ships is likely dead in the water after authorities in Canada and th...

Fed's Shipyard Fund Has Lax Record Keeping: Review

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - A $50-million lifeline the Harper government threw to ailing shipyards in 2007 lacked basic record-keeping, raising que...