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Belleville Waste Reduction Week – The Setout Challenge

Quinte Broadcasting in conjunction with Quite Waste Solutions  and the City of Belleville (Green Task Force) is doing a special challenge for Waste Reduction Week from October 20 to 26. QWS we’ll...

 
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Repair, do not toss

The Quinte region will host its first Repair Café this Saturday. The message is do not throw your old broken stuff, or torn clothes, into landfill, take it to the one-day...

 
 
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Green Hallowe’en Party

Come to the family friendly Quinte Conservation Green Hallowe’en Party on Tuesday October 28. Come dressed in a costume and carve a pumpkin while learning how you can “green” your Hallowe’en...

 
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Celebrating Ontario Parks Summer Student Excellence

Ontario is providing support to student employees for demonstrating excellent performance while working in Ontario Parks. Now in its 15th year, the Ontario Parks Partners Bursary Awards recognize summer students each...

 
 
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Nuclear reactors near active volcanos in Japan called...

TOKYO – A prominent volcanologist says predicting eruptions is impossible, disputing Japanese nuclear regulators’ safety approval of two reactors based on the prediction that an eruption won’t happen in the...

 
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India, home to some the world’s most polluted cities...

NEW DELHI – India has launched an index to measure air quality across the nation that is home to some of the most polluted cities in the world. Environment Minister Prakash...

 
 
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The Trent-Severn Waterway closed for another year

The Trent-Severn Waterway closed for the season on October 13, 2014. Parks Canada encourages the public to use caution in and around canal structures and channels. From mid-October to the end...

 
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Universal Trail opens in Northumberland County Forest

Cobourg, ON – Celebrating 90 years of the Northumberland County Forest as a community retreat, local officials and members of the public gathered today to  participate in the launch of a...

 
 
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Hunt quotas cut for southern population of polar bears

Hunting quotas for Canada’s southernmost population of polar bears have been drastically cut. Inuit and Cree hunters have agreed to reduce their harvest of the southern Hudson Bay population to 45...

 
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Toyota is Global Hybrid Leader with Sales of 7 Million

  TORONTO, ON., – Toyota Motor Corporation announced yesterday global hybrid sales surpassed the 7 million unit mark in September. Toyota achieved this latest million-unit hybrid milestone at the record pace...

 
 

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