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Citizens call for CAW turbine shutdown

By Tiffany Wilson - Shoreline Beacon  Many residents who say their worlds have been turned upside down since the wind turbine at the CAW Family Education Centre turned on, had their stories heard at Saugeen Shores town council Monday night. And it appears … Continue reading

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Port Elgin Residents to voice turbine impact stories before council

By Sarah Sloan, Shoreline Beacon News It has been approximately 20 weeks since the blades on the Canadian Auto Workers’ (CAW) wind turbine in Port Elgin have been spinning. It has also been the same amount of time since members of … Continue reading

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Be wary of the green monster

Shoreline Beacon As it rises from the ground it reminds me of something designed by a committee, where everyone’s input has to be considered. I am sure that someone thought it would be great symbolism to paint it green. Yes, … Continue reading

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MP Ben Lobb speaks out on CAW turbine decision

Saugeen Times In the past several weeks my office has been overwhelmed with phone calls and emails regarding the Canadian Auto Workers Union (CAW) wind turbine at the Family Education Centre. Last week, I had the pleasure of meeting with … Continue reading

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