PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Aug 20

Wed Aug 20, 2014 5:47am EDT
 
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Aug 20 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

THE GLOBE AND MAIL

* The fallout from the Mount Polley spill has reached other mines in British Columbia. The province has suspended the environmental assessment of the proposed Morrison copper and gold mine, pending the final report into Mount Polley. A review is also under way at the Red Chris mine, owned by Imperial Metals Corporation - which also owns the Mount Polley mine. (bit.ly/1oYMnK6)

* Winnipeg's Red River has become ground zero in the ongoing fight for a national inquiry into Canada's missing and murdered aboriginal women, its muddy waters the site of a grim discovery by police divers who were actually looking for another person's body when they happened upon the remains of Tina Fontaine. (bit.ly/1rWQ1aQ)

Reports in the business section:   Continued...