Wednesday, March 30, 2011
With spring around the corner, fire season is on it's way. Ministry of Natural Resources spokesperson Debbie Mclean says she's anticipating a quiet start to the 2011 season. Forest fire crews are going back to work in early April and water bombers will be put into use in mid-April. Mclean says the average number of fires in the area has dropped in the past few years.
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Six Lakehead University graduate students are getting 15-thousand dollars for field research in Northern Canada. The money is flowing through the Federal Government's department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.
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The Head of Confederation College is pleased with Tuesday's Budget. Pat Lang says the Province is taking a step in the right direction with 44-million dollars over 3-years for literacy and basic skills programs. Lang says the addition of 60-thousand new post-secondary spaces showcases education as an economic driver for Ontario.
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