September 2011

ONA CCAC reach deal

Posted on Friday, September 30, 2011 17:20 PM
The Ontario Nurses Association has reached a tentative deal with the Northwest Community Care Access Centre. The agreement was reached early Friday morning after a marathon mediation session.

Matawa Chiefs have concerns

Posted on Friday, September 30, 2011 13:43 PM

Matawa Chiefs are concerned about the Environmental Assessment process that's being used to determine the impacts of two projects in their territory.  The Chiefs feel a joint review panel would provide a safeguard for their lands.  The First Nations are concerned with Cliffs Chromite project and Noront Eagle's Nest project.