The Decline in Minor Hockey in Ontario

The Decline in Minor Hockey in Ontario

The Ontario Minor Hockey Association has entered into a decline over the last few years, with players, coaches, and referees losing interest in organized hockey. The local league of the OMHA is the Bluewater Hockey League, and has 10 centres that stretch as far as Chatham. In recent years these...

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College Students brace for uncertainty as college strike continues.

College Students brace for uncertainty as college strike continues.

As the union representing Ontario college workers continues their strike against their employer, Ontario students are left to wonder what might become of their 2017/18 academic year. The strike has far reaching implications for students in their first year, in the middle of their program, but worst of all is...

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Rising hydro rates increase maintenance cost of Windsor aquatic complex by 40 per cent

Rising hydro rates increase maintenance cost of Windsor aquatic complex by 40 per cent

With unexpected rising hydro rates, the Windsor International Aquatic and Training Centre (WIATC) could end up costing much more to operate per year than originally anticipated. The initial cost to maintain the centre in 2013, when the new state of the art facility first opened its doors, was estimated just under...

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Do health ratings matter

Do health ratings matter

At the front of all restaurants, there is a health food rating. This rating is designed to show the public how safe the restaurant is at preparing and storing food. However, these detailed inspections might not interest the public. The safe food counts is a rating system that judges the...

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Less then half of those with seized firearms charged at Ambassador Bridge

Less then half of those with seized firearms charged at Ambassador Bridge

Over the past year, only 25 per cent of weapons seized at the Ambassador Bridge resulted in charges. This was revealed by an Access to Information Act request. It showed that the Canada Border Services Agency seized 38 weapons, but only 10 of these led to charges against mostly U.S....

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