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February 22, 2021
Assembly of First Nations demands serious action to ensure clean drinking water for all First Nations

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February 16, 2021
Possible lead contamination in drinking water at Wells, B.C., says district CAO

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February 10, 2021
FBI called in after hacker tries to poison Tampa-area city’s water with lye

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February 10, 2021
Lethbridge, Alta., council expressing mining concerns to province

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February 4, 2021
Oregon to aid well users affected by wildfires

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February 4, 2021
Alberta town’s council rejects huge gravel pit proposal for third time in 27 years

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January 25, 2021
Water well investigation in North Kent, Ont., finally moving forward

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January 7, 2021
Ontario First Nation expands water system, hopes new funding ends water advisories

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January 6, 2021
Experts probe Elmira, Ont., chemical-manufacturing site for groundwater contamination

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January 6, 2021
DFO to clean up oily contamination at busy Nova Scotia harbour

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December 7, 2020
Anglers seek protection for Alberta river they say is threatened by gravel plan

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December 3, 2020
Federal government will fall short of election promise to fix on-reserve water systems

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December 1, 2020
Decision on proposed cannabis production operation delayed again

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November 20, 2020
Drinking water improvements in progress for Okanagan Indian Band residents

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November 20, 2020
Mishkeegogamang First Nation has boil water advisory rescinded after nearly 18 months

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November 16, 2020
Alberta’s Siksika Nation water wells to receive federal and provincial funding

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November 13, 2020
Federal funding program aims to increase knowledge of plastic pollution

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November 13, 2020
Not clear how private wells are becoming contaminated with bacteria, Town of Quispamsis, N.B., says

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November 11, 2020
The growing cost to clean up abandoned and orphaned oil and gas wells

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November 11, 2020
Is groundwater always drinking water? Minnesota Supreme Court considers Minntac permit case

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November 9, 2020
Interbasin drinking water transfers proposed for two Alberta communities

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November 9, 2020
Health Canada knew about contaminated water for 2 years before Mississippi Mills, Ont., residents informed

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November 3, 2020
Federal government will miss drinking water target by years, CBC News survey suggests

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November 2, 2020
Businesses in Waterloo, Ont., asked to consider closing unused parking areas to protect drinking water

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October 28, 2020
Canadian Armed Forces to assist in Ontario’s Neskantaga First Nation amid water crisis

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October 27, 2020
IAH forms Groundwater Quality Commission

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October 13, 2020
Update to long-term drinking water advisories in Canada

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October 6, 2020
Old Afton/proposed Ajax mine site near Kamloops, B.C., eyed in water quality worries

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September 30, 2020
Brain-eating amoeba detected in Texas city’s water supply after 6-year-old contracts parasite and dies

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September 24, 2020
Prime Minister’s Throne Speech recommits to Canada Water Agency

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September 22, 2020
New criteria in drinking water standard NSF/ANSI/CAN 61 tightens lead leaching allowance for plumbing products

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September 9, 2020
Treatment plants to remove PFAS from groundwater in Anaheim, Calif.