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CANADA: Climate change affecting Christmas tree farms, expert say

CANADA: Climate change affecting Christmas tree farms, expert say

The festive trees take eight to 12 years to reach the size most people look for, and young seedlings are particularly vulnerable to climate risks, says UBC expert
ONTARIO: South Ontario 7-Eleven to serve alcohol with in-store dining

ONTARIO: South Ontario 7-Eleven to serve alcohol with in-store dining

Company says the Leamington store is the beginning of a wider provincial expansion
BEYOND LOCAL: Canada-made radar satellite component to be used in global surface water survey

BEYOND LOCAL: Canada-made radar satellite component to be used in global surface water survey

Canadian-made component of NASA's radar will generate microwave pulses used to gather precise water measurements and surface information
CANADA: What's on the horizon for Canadian space exploration

CANADA: What's on the horizon for Canadian space exploration

Even as Canadian space experts wax poetic about the current landscape, they're waiting to see if an influx in federal investment will continue despite domestic economic pressures
BEYOND LOCAL: What flu strain is circulating; why so many kids are sick

BEYOND LOCAL: What flu strain is circulating; why so many kids are sick

Right now, H3N2 is causing the vast majority of flu cases in Canada
ONTARIO: Staycation tax credit not permanent despite calls from industry

ONTARIO: Staycation tax credit not permanent despite calls from industry

Province is supporting the sector in other ways, says minister of tourism, culture and sport
Village Media expands again, this time to Niagara-on-the-Lake

Village Media expands again, this time to Niagara-on-the-Lake

In exciting new partnership, NOTLLocal.com joins Village Media's growing network of hyper-local news websites across Ontario
BEYOND LOCAL: The Earth's oxygen may have come from an unexpected source

BEYOND LOCAL: The Earth's oxygen may have come from an unexpected source

As far as we know, the Earth is the only place in the solar system — past or present — with plate tectonics and active subduction
BEYOND LOCAL: Quebec judge authorizes lawsuit against 'addictive' Fortnite video game

BEYOND LOCAL: Quebec judge authorizes lawsuit against 'addictive' Fortnite video game

Justice Sylvain Lussier issued the ruling on Wednesday after hearing arguments in July regarding the class-action request from three parents who described how their children had symptoms of severe dependence after playing the game.
BEYOND LOCAL: Ontario proposal puts wetlands at further risk

BEYOND LOCAL: Ontario proposal puts wetlands at further risk

The auditor general found "substantial delays" between a wetland's evaluation and approval by the Ministry of Natural Resources