Pipelines & Transportation

​Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs to meet today with federal and B.C. governments

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 6 AM MST

A meeting between Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs and the federal and British Columbia government is expected to take place today. Nationwide…

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​B.C. residents in Wet'suwet'en territory have right to police presence: Blair

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 6:41 PM MST

As tensions at rail blockades in Quebec and Ontario escalated Wednesday and federal cabinet ministers remain on watch for a…

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​Rail line cleared, 3 arrests made after protest in Toronto, blockades dismantled in B.C.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 6:30 AM MST

Commuter rail traffic is back to normal in the Greater Toronto Area after police made arrests at a protest that…

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Alberta to punish damages to rail, energy assets

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 6:20 AM MST

Alberta, seeking to head off blockades that have paralyzed parts of the country’s rail network in recent weeks, introduced legislation…

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​Chanting Wet'suwet'en supporters defy injunction; return to B.C. legislature

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 6:42 AM MST

Supporters of Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs and their bid to stop a pipeline across their traditional territories returned to the British…

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​End of blockade in central Ontario clears way for train service to resume

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 5:14 AM MST

A police operation that saw officers descend on a rail blockade on Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory in central Ontario and arrest…

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Rail blockade by Tyendinaga Mohawk remains after police deadline passes

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 7:33 PM MST

Ontario Provincial Police and CN Rail reportedly gave protesters until midnight Sunday to clear a rail blockade on Tyendinaga Mohawk…

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​Violent ends to past Indigenous protests haunt Trudeau government

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 5:52 PM MST

The ghosts of Indigenous protests past have hovered over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as his government struggles to bring a…

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​Stalled mega power project in central Mexico stirs discord

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 5:36 PM MST

The thermo-electric plant looms over the smattering of homes and cows munching on dried corn stalks in Huexca, a tiny…

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​Protesters abandon Quebec rail blockade after show of force by police

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 9:32 AM MST

A blockade south of Montreal that halted rail traffic and frayed nerves since Wednesday was abandoned late Friday after riot…

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​Trudeau says time for blockades to end, Indigenous leaders to work with government

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 9:26 AM MST

Protesters have left a site south of Montreal where they had been blockading railway tracks since Wednesday. The end of…

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​Blockade trips up Canada's biggest ports as shippers steer clear of rail closure

Friday, February 21, 2020, 11:36 AM MST

A rail blockade in eastern Ontario has led to backlogs at Canada's three biggest ports, prompting some shippers to take…

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