Pictou - Nearly 60 people gathered at the Northumberland Fisheries Museum on Sunday to hear concerns over Northern Pulp's plans to extend an outflow pipe into the Northumberland Strait 

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January 29, 2018

Federal Fisheries Minister, Dominic LeBlanc. - Canadian Press

Minister confident about process

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Federal Fisheries Minister, Dominic LeBlanc, says he’s hearing a lot of concern over Northern Pulp’s plans for a new effluent treatment facility for its...

The Boat Harbour treatment site near Pictou Landing. It processes waste water from the Northern Pulp mill. (CHRISTIAN LAFORCE / File)

Columnist and ex-Maritime Life CEO Bill Black’s blinkered boosterism for resource intensive/extractive industries is as tiresome as it i...

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Premier Wade MacLauchlan is calling on the federal government to require a more comprehensive impact assessment of Northern Pulp’s plans for a new effluent treatment facility for its Pictou County mill, citing concerns over P.E.I.’s lobster indu...

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...

http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/1538328-commentary-pulp-mill%E2%80%99s-dark-side-gets-short-shrift

Last Saturday morning (Jan. 13), I picked up the The Chronicle Herald to see a front-page spread announcing the launch of a special report on the Northern Pulp mill...

January 16, 2018

Last Thursday, I wrote about the latest Chronicle Herald advertorial:

"And then there’s advertising disguised as news stories — “advertorial.”

Apparently, after the PR disaster of shutting down a book signing by Joan Baxter, author of “The Mill,” Northern Pulp mills feel...

A transport truck unloads a shipment of wood chips at Northern Pulp, near Pictou, N.S., in January 2009. - New Glasgow News

O’LEARY, P.E.I. - It is 326 kilometres away, by road, but a pulp mill in Pictou County, N.S., figured prominently in the Prince County Fishermen’s...

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