Saturday, 2 March 2019

Peace camp set up in Manitoba's Hollow Water First Nation to oppose sand mine project

APTN national news.
A proposed silica sand mine project on Lake Winnipeg has one First Nations community divided. Story here.

Related: Frack sand mining coming to Manitoba. And soon.

Insecticide Linked to Increased Breast Cancer Risk — 40 Years After Exposure

A Wikimedia photo.
“Environmental exposures that occur during important periods of breast development can play a role in later-life breast cancer risk,” states one cancer specialist. Story here.