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2008-07-28 15:00:35

Divers searched Monday for a missing fisherman following a series of recent accidents in Canada that left 10 people presumed drowned. Police in Northumberland say a search continued Monday for an unidentified man in his 30s who jumped from a boat into the Trent River near Healey Falls just outside Campbellford, the Toronto Sun reported. Two more drownings occurred in the Muskoka River near Toronto, the Toronto Star reported Monday. Divers found the body of Josue Sabastian Perez, 16,...

2005-12-21 01:15:00

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Public hearings into North America's first major Arctic gas pipeline will start next month and travel to communities throughout Canada's far North and elsewhere for nearly a year, regulators said on Tuesday. Epic regulatory and environment-impact proceedings for the C$7 billion ($6 billion) Mackenzie Gas project are slated to begin in the northern town of Inuvik, Northwest Territories, on January 25, the National Energy Board said. The environmental joint review...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.