Ferrochrome: 3 opportunities to get informed and ask questions

1)  This Tuesday, April 24, 7:30 p.m at the TapHouse (1500 Regent), Alan Coutts, President and Chief Executive Officer of Noront Resources Ltd. Is a panelist on the Science Café.  The topic is Engineering to Mine: what will be needed to activate the Ring of Fire? This is an opportunity to ask your questions of him in person, and share your …

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Chloride levels in Ramsey Lake are approaching critically high levels

The crown jewel of Greater Sudbury’s lakes is suffering an invisible crisis, one that a group of water watchers warn could destroy it’s ecosystem — and make it’s water all-but undrinkable — in a little more than a decade. SOURCE: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/sudbury/ramsey-lake-sudbury-salt-levels-1.4612944 With the proposed site only a few KM’s away from Ramsey, and many other sources …

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Re: Response to Councillor Kirwan’s column “City has a lot to offer to Noront workers”

Councillor Kirwan is correct. Sudbury has a lot to offer. I’m a transplant to Sudbury. Sudbury’s lifestyle cornucopia is one of the reasons I moved here and why I imagine my entire life playing out right here, in this amazing city full of interesting contradictions. I don’t think a single proud Sudburian would argue that …

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We Are NIMBY

Go ahead. Say it again. We dare you. Each time our sincere and heartfelt efforts to protect our families, our community and our environment are met with scorn and cries of “nimby”, know this: You add plates to our armour. In this fight, we’ve come to view this term as a badge of honour. WE …

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