Swim at your own risk - Macleans.ca

Swim at your own risk


The Toronto Star posts an artist’s depiction of the G20’s indoor lake, while the Canadian Press provides some important details of the “Northern Ontario Oasis.”

Huntsville tourism and business leaders were consulted for the design of the pond. The aim, officials say, is to give reporters the tools they need to put together knowledgeable pieces about the Huntsville area…

Despite the presence of canoes, reporters will be discouraged from going out for a paddle between news conferences. The fake lake is quite shallow, and lifeguards will not be on hand.