Neebing candidates oppose wind farm plans

By Leith Dunick,

There’s no question what the No. 1 issue facing Neebing voters in the Oct. 25 municipal election.

A recent survey showed about two-thirds of the ward’s residents oppose Horizon Wind Inc.’s $75-million plan to erect 18 turbines on the Nor’Wester Mountain Range. And not one of the five candidates in the running for the coveted Neebing seat believes the project should go ahead as planned. Continue reading