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Liberals fight climate battle on two fronts in Manitoba

Two events on Monday illustrated two distinct fronts on which the Trudeau government is waging its climate battle: one engages a right-leaning premier testing his leverage in the wake of 2019 elections; the other seeks to engage the grassroots directly, bypassing politics.

Climate denier booted as chair of Niagara conservation authority

The board of the Niagara region’s conservation authority voted emphatically to reject an extension of Dave Bylsma’s role as chair on Wednesday, amid protests about his links to climate denialism. Three candidates put their hands up to replace Bylsma, and his nomination was removed from consideration after the first round of balloting.