The Northern Pulp plant at Abercrombie Point, Pictou County. - Aaron Beswick

The Friends of the Northumberland Strait have recruited reinforcements to fight Northern Pulp’s plan to pump millions of litres of treated effluent into the Strait.

“It’s a very interesting issu...

A Pictou County group says a letter from Environment Minister Iain Rankin to a concerned citizen shows that the minister has more homework to do.

According to the Friends of Northumberland Strait group, the minister replied to a citizen who had voiced concerns about an...

Count the premier of Prince Edward Island among the voices of those concerned about a Northern Pulp plan to discharge treated pulp mill effluent into the Northumberland Strait.

Premier Wade MacLauchlan wrote a letter Tuesday to federal Environment Minister Catherine McK...

The Pictou Lodge has been penalized for not toeing Northern Pulp’s party line, says the resort’s general manager.

“I stood up in front of a large crowd and I spoke to the poor record that our local pulp mill has when it comes to environmental standards and their record...

Risk and trust.

There’s too much risk and not nearly enough trust to bring Northern Pulp’s plan for a new wastewater treatment facility to fruition, according to Andrea Paul, the chief of the Pictou Landing First Nation, and scores of fishermen and residents in Pictou C...

Nova Scotia’s Environment Minister Iain Rankin has ordered Northern Pulp to make stack tests at the Pictou County mill public on its website until its industrial approval expires in 2020. (CHRISTIAN LAFORCE / File)

The province has ordered Northern Pulp to address issue...

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