Sunday, February 26, 2012
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 9:35 AM
The population in northwestern Ontario needs a kick-start and Member of Parliament Greg Rickford believes diversification is the key. Rickford admits the downturn in the forest sector has taken its toll on the region, but he believes the federal government has a role in turning that trend around. The most recent census showed the population in the Kenora District shrank by 11 percent, largely due to the decline in the forest industry.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 9:28 AM