Jan 27, 2014 — Late Friday, U.S. and Canadian agencies made an unprecedented joint call for tough new safety rules for train cars carrying crude oil. As David Sommerstein reports, the tankers in question roll through North Country towns where speed limits have recently been increased. Go to full article
Jan 24, 2014 — Friday at 7am, Canada opens a new bridge across the St. Lawrence River to Cornwall. Officials said the $75 million project will speed up travel and contribute to economic growth.
The port-of-entry into Canada has been plagued by long wait times since it was moved off Cornwall Island four years ago.
But Akwesasne Mohawks say the new bridge won't make traffic move faster. And they say the new bridge won't do anything to ease travel between Mohawk communities divided by the international border. David Sommerstein reports. Go to full article
Jan 23, 2014 — Travellers in and around Cornwall will finally get to use the new low-level bridge to Cornwall Island and the United States. The long-anticipated span is slated to open tomorrow morning at 7 am. Go to full article
Jan 10, 2014 — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is weighing in on another hot topic. He told a U.S.-based radio talk show today that Canada's government should decriminalize marijuana but he doesn't... Go to full article
Prescott, ON, Jan 08, 2014 — The St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival in Prescott, Ontario, has been chosen to host the world famous Globe Theatre for productions of Shakespeare's Hamlet this summer.... Go to full article
Jan 08, 2014 — What was life like for the first French Jesuits, men who rode in canoes up the St. Lawrence River to live with the Iroquois and the Huron? In Joseph Boyden's epic novel,... Go to full article
Malone, NY, Jan 03, 2014 — This week, we're revisiting some of our best stories from 2013. Today, the story of a North Country ski area that's made a big comeback after years of neglect. ... Go to full article
Jan 01, 2014 — You just heard a public wolf howl at Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario. But that event can only take place if park naturalists actually hear wolves the night before,... Go to full article
Jan 01, 2014 — During the holidays we're listening back to some of our favorite stories from 2013. This morning we go back to late summer, and up to Algonquin Provincial Park, where for the... Go to full article