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St. Clair River finally seeing healthier waters
The St. Clair River in 1987 was identified by both the United States and Canada as an area of concern.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Great Lakes St. Clair River Michigan United States Lake Huron St. Clair County Michigan Sanitary sewer Sarnia Ontario
Muralist unveils fresco drawing at Cobo Center
Symbols representing Detroit were unveiled in prep drawings for the nation’s only fresco in a major convention center        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Diego Rivera Detroit River Mural Windsor Ontario Michigan Fresco Painting Ambassador Bridge
Sneak peek at mural cartoon for Cobo Center
Detroit artist Hubert Massey creating a 30-foot by 30-foot fresco rooted in Detroit history on 2nd floor of Cobo Center        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Fresco Mural Detroit River Windsor Ontario Plaster Michigan Interstate 96
A tour of Gordie Howe Bridge progress
Canada has spent more than $100 million so far on site preparations for the planned bridge project.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Windsor Ontario Detroit River Ambassador Bridge Michigan Central Railway Tunnel Michigan Detroit Ontario Interstate 75
Cobo officials offer sneak peek at Massey mural cartoon
Detroit artist Hubert Massey creating a 30-foot by 30-foot fresco rooted in Detroit history on 2nd floor of Cobo Center        
88 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Fresco Mural Detroit River Windsor Ontario Plaster Michigan Interstate 96
Canada offers peek at Gordie Howe bridge work
Tour of Windsor side comes as Michigan official says its work is on schedule        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Michigan Ontario Detroit River Windsor Ontario Detroit Ambassador Bridge Interstate 75 Lake Saint Clair
$35M condo complex planned for downtown
The Ashton Detroit will open in 2018 in parking lot behind AFSCME building on Lafayette        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit River Detroit Michigan Windsor Ontario Ambassador Bridge Michigan Central Railway Tunnel Building Apartment
Wayne State women cruise past Lake Superior State
Christina Green and Shannon Wilson each score 21 in a 75-53 road basketball victory Saturday        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Great Lakes Michigan Lake Superior Lake Minnesota Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Sault Ste. Marie Michigan United States
Wayne State men fall on road to Lake Superior State
Chuck Key scores 14 for Warriors in lopsided 90-47 loss in Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Michigan Great Lakes Lake Lake Superior United States Wayne State University Basketball Sault Ste. Marie Ontario
Metro Detroit sets record for warm February day
The National Weather Service said Metro Detroit broke the 1976 record of 62 degrees for this day.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Michigan Detroit Degrees of freedom Northern Michigan Rain Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Oakland County Michigan
Michigan angling to break warm record
Detroit is set to reach 63 degrees on Saturday — one degree above the temp reached the same day in 1976        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Michigan Northern Michigan Interstate 75 Weather Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Great Lakes Temperature
Canadian Club tours terminated in Windsor
Distillery's Prohibition-era headquarters offer look at fascinating history, until March 31        
1102 points by Detroit Free Press | Windsor Ontario Detroit Detroit River Ontario Detroit International Riverfront Walkerville Ontario Hiram Walker Michigan
Bull on the loose after escaping livestock auction show
JACKSON, N.Y. — Authorities in New York are searching for a bull that escaped a livestock auction show. WTEN-TV reports that the bull’s owner was unloading the animal from a trailer outside a livestock barn in Cambridge when it sprinted away Tuesday night. Police say the bull was almost hit by a car in the...
673 points by New York Post | New York Livestock New York City U.S. state Ontario United States Rochester New York Rock music
Snowiest place in New York has 25 feet and counting
For most of us, a foot of snow is an intimidation. For the communities on Tug Hill, it's a dusting.       
20253 points by USA Today | Great Lakes Michigan Ontario Upper Peninsula of Michigan Lake Superior Snow Oswego County New York Lake Huron
Snyder’s list: New lock, customs plazas, sewer repairs
Gov. Snyder’s infrastructure aid list includes the Qline rail line a Flint-inspired push to replace lead service lines        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Federal government of the United States Michigan Soo Locks Broadband Internet access Ivana Trump Donald Trump
President Donald Trump hails new bridge to Canada, trade ties
Trump, Canadian PM meet to talk trade in Washington; Trudeau says he's not there to "lecture" on refugees        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Canada North American Free Trade Agreement Pierre Trudeau International trade Great Lakes Windsor Ontario Detroit River Michigan
President Donald Trump sees only 'tweaking' trade with Canada
Trump, Canadian PM meet to talk trade in Washington; Trudeau says he's not there to "lecture" on refugees        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Canada North American Free Trade Agreement Detroit Great Lakes Pierre Trudeau International trade Windsor Ontario Donald Trump
Forgotten mass grave in the U.P. finally gets recognition
Hundreds of poor people were buried in a mass grave and forgotten — until one woman's efforts changed that.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Cemetery Burial Headstone Death Grave Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Cremation Sault Ste. Marie Ontario
Canadian school board bans student trips to U.S.
Officials say they are worried Canadian students might be turned around at the border.       
20043 points by USA Today | Windsor Ontario Detroit Chief executive officer The Lion King Farmington Hills Michigan Executive officer Detroit Free Press Windsor Star
Windsor school board bans student trips to U.S.
Officials say they are worried that some students might be turned around at the border,        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Windsor Ontario Chief executive officer Donald Trump Farmington Hills Michigan The Lion King Executive officer Detroit Windsor Star
Windsor school board bans student trips to 'unsafe' U.S.
Officials say they are worried that some students might be turned around at the border,        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Farmington Hills Michigan Windsor Ontario Chief executive officer Executive officer Donald Trump Education Nazi Germany Windsor Star
Canadian school cancels trips to US due to ‘unsafe’ political climate
A Canadian school has canceled trips to the US because of the “unsafe” political situation created by President Trump’s travel ban. The decision was taken before the restriction was blocked by US courts. Read Full Article at RT.com
3157 points by Russia Today | Windsor Ontario President of the United States Supreme Court of the United States United States Franklin D. Roosevelt Court Donald Trump Greater Essex County District School Board
Boys' basketball: Crossroads to face Sierra Canyon on Thursday
Crossroads earned the opportunity to play Sierra Canyon for the Gold Coast League championship on Thursday at Sierra Canyon after defeating Windward, 60-46, on Tuesday night. Jacob Ray scored 21 points and Ira Lee 16. Jules Bernard had 27 points for Windward. Sierra Canyon defeated Viewpoint, 93-44....
1 points by Los Angeles Times | San Bernardino County California Los Osos High School American film actors Gold Coast Queensland The Heritage Twitter Interstate 15 Ontario California
Canadian to give hundreds of millions in loans to Bombardier
MONTREAL (AP) - The Canadian government says it will give Bombardier $372.5 million Canadian (US$285 million) in repayable loans over four years to support two aircraft projects. The plane maker has been appealing for US$1 billion in federal assistance since late 2015. The federal money will support the company's Global ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Quebec Cost overrun Bloc Québécois Government of Canada Ontario Jet aircraft Bombardier Aerospace Canadian Pacific Railway
Ontario egg farm is charged after thousands of hens are found in 'inhumane' conditions
An Ontario egg farm is facing more than four dozen animal cruelty charges after tens of thousands of hens were found living in “inhumane” conditions and laying eggs among dead birds, authorities said. The San Bernardino County district attorney’s office charged Robert Hohberg and his farm, Hohberg...
7164 points by Los Angeles Times | San Bernardino California San Bernardino County California Inland Empire Bird Ranch Southern California Ontario California San Bernardino Valley
Coach Insignia to close in February
The scenic fine dining restaurant closes as Detroit’s restaurant scene evolves        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Detroit International Riverfront Downtown Detroit General Motors Restaurant Renaissance Center Michigan Windsor Ontario
Prosecutor: Ohio inmate slain while riding in transport van
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says an Ohio prison inmate was strangled while riding in a transport van with other prisoners and guards inside.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Coroner Prison Chillicothe Ohio Ontario Columbus Ohio Violence Utah County
Upstate NY digging out of 5 to 8 feet of lake-effect snow
OSCEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — State crews and local public works employees are working to remove 5 to 8 feet of lake-effect snow that has fallen on parts of upstate New York since last week.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Oswego County New York New York Lewis County New York Oneida County New York Syracuse New York Jefferson County New York Tug Hill Plateau Ontario
Canadian National Defense probing possible website hack
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - Canada's Department of National Defense is investigating a possible hack of its main recruiting website. Users trying to access the website forces.ca earlier on Thursday were being redirected to what appeared to be the Chinese government's main page. The Chinese site has since disappeared and has ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Website Canada Ontario Chinese language Chinese Canadian Senate of Canada Ottawa The Washington Times
Police: Ex-Pennsylvania prep star had chief's body armor
YORK, Pa. (AP) - Police say a central Pennsylvania police chief's stolen body armor has been found in the home of a former high school basketball star.
-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | High school York County Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Burglary Basketball Manchester York County Ontario Constable
Metro area officers pay respects to fallen Detroit cop
Funeral for Sgt. Ken Steil is Friday in St. Clair Shores; he died week after being shot by man suspected in shooting        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Michigan Macomb County Michigan Metro Detroit Joan of Arc Warren Michigan Troy Michigan Week-day names Windsor Ontario
Officers pay respects to fallen Detroit cop
Funeral for Sgt. Ken Steil is Friday in St. Clair Shores; he died week after being shot by man suspected in shooting        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Michigan Macomb County Michigan Metro Detroit Joan of Arc Warren Michigan Troy Michigan Week-day names Windsor Ontario
Why did we stop shopping at Kmart?
For a long time, Kmart, was a part of our lives. Then it wasn't. What happened?        
1212 points by Detroit Free Press | Michigan Cities in Michigan County seats in Michigan Sault Ste. Marie Michigan Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Traverse City Michigan Settlements on the Great Lakes Interstate 75
Prince Edward Island Schools Evacuated Due to Threat
All schools in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island have been evacuated due to a potential threat, police said.
21 points by The Wall Street Journal | Canada Prince Edward Island Provinces and territories of Canada New Brunswick Ontario Saskatchewan John A. Macdonald Yukon
Man fatally struck by train in Lockport
A man was fatally struck by a train Tuesday night in southwest suburban Lockport.
28 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Ontario Canadian National Railway Canadian Pacific Railway Autopsy Rail transport Coroner Alberta Amtrak
GM-Unifor deal includes $520M-plus investment
Tentative 4-year pact to include $400 million investment at Oshawa Assembly, more than $120 million at St. Catharines        
-1 points by The Detroit News | General Motors Automotive industry Cash balance plan Pension Volkswagen Group Ford Motor Company Government of Canada Ontario
Canadian union, GM reach tentative deal, avoid strike
Millions in investments promised for GM Canada facilities        
-1 points by The Detroit News | General Motors United Auto Workers Pension Ford Motor Company Automotive industry Chrysler Ontario Canadian Auto Workers
Western NY air base's C-130s return home for last time
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - The last of a western New York air base's C-130 military transport planes have been welcomed home for the last time. Dozens of relatives and friends of the crew members aboard three of the large aircraft were on hand to greet them as they landed ...
1 points by The Washington Times | New York Niagara County New York Niagara Falls Western New York Niagara Falls New York Buffalo New York Ontario Water
Canada auto workers, GM in overnight talks
Strike deadline is 11:59 p.m. Monday; a walkout would be first in 20 years for one of the Detroit Three in Canada        
-1 points by The Detroit News | General Motors General Motors Canada Oshawa Car Assembly Chevrolet Chevrolet Impala Ontario North American International Auto Show Oshawa
Tickets on sale Sept. 8-14: Concerts and more
Anthony Hamilton, Eric Church, D.L. Hughley and Lisa Lampanelli among newly scheduled shows.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit The Fillmore Detroit Metro Detroit Mary J. Blige American soul singers Stevie Nicks Grammy Award winners Windsor Ontario
Medora man builds religious shrine outside his home
MEDORA, Ind. (AP) - Unhappy with recent social change and new laws, a Medora man was led to show the community what he felt was a real family. In June 2015, Kenny Striegel took out a notepad and began sketching what would later become a 14-foot-by-15½-foot shrine. He planned it ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Saint Joseph Statue Seymour Township Ontario Statute
Detroit-area EMS official recalls post-Sept. 11 walk
Detroit-area EMS official recalls post-Sept. 11 walk        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Suspension bridge New York City United States Michigan Brooklyn Manhattan New Jersey Ontario
Canada: Foreign farm workers demand permanent status
Migrant workers launch 1,500km caravan to Ottawa to demand permanent status and end to alleged exploitation.
562 points by Al Jazeera English | Migrant worker Canada Employment Foreign worker Human migration Agriculture Ontario Government of Canada
Toronto: Bill Paxton’s ‘Mean Dreams’ Bought by Vertical for U.S.
Vertical Entertainment has secured U.S. rights to Nathan Morlando’s coming-of-age thriller “Mean Dreams,” starring Bill Paxton, Colm Feore, Sophie Nélisse, and Josh Wiggins. Vertical closed the deal on Friday at the Toronto International Film Festival, four days before the film plays as a Special Presentation. Nélisse was selected by the festival to be part of... Read more »
413 points by Variety | American film actors Colm Feore American television actors Film Film production Independent film Ontario Film director