Highland Companies announces it has withdrawn its application for a licence to mine limestone in 937 hectares (2,316 acres) of land in Melancthon Township.
The Toronto Police Service gets a new deputy chief. He's Mark Saunders, a former staff inspector on the homicide squad and head of the urban gang unit of intelligence operations. He took over on November 20.
The CUPE Local 416 president who threatened to quit after a tough round of contract talks with the city last year has been narrowly re-elected by outside workers after a heated campaign by two challengers.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association's latest State Of The Climate Report reveals that it's been 28 years since a colder than average month was reported anywhere on the planet.
The World Trade Organization sides with the European Union and Japan in their complaint against the Ontario Energy Act requirement that green energy projects source goods and services within the province. The CAW and CEP call on the feds to appeal.
Laura Di Battista
CBC Radio's Here And Now host is quietly dropped from the all-important 3 to 6 pm time slot after two years on the job. The former Citytv anchor never seemed comfortable in her radio role.