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One on One with Markus - Felix Lopes, Jr.

Felix Lopes, Jr.’s journey to Sudbury began when he was four years old, arriving in Canada via France without speaking a word of English.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Felix Lopes Junior

One on One with Markus this week features an extended interview with Felix Lopes Junior, the President of Lopes Limited, a fabrication company in Sudbury. That's the company that refurbished the Big Nickel. They also put up all the flag poles on Sudbury's Bridge of Nations. It's a business Felix Lopes Junior took over from his dad. Here he is answering some random questions you won't hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Felix Lopes Jr

Felix Lopes Jr is our guest for this edition of One on One with Markus. He's the president of Lopes Limited, a fabrication company in Sudbury since 1974. Lopes was responsible for the refurbishment of the big nickel several years ago but most of their work is industrial. It all started with a small business in a garage. Now the company employs about 170 people. Felix Jr shared some of his life story...

One on One with Markus - Claude Ferguson

Claude Ferguson has seen people at their very best, and at their very worst. The Sudbury paramedic, who is retiring after 32 years with Sudbury EMS, recently sat down with CBC’s Morning North to talk about his life and career.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Claude Ferguson

Claude Ferguson just retired after working 33 years as a paramedic in Sudbury. He's passing on some of his knowledge, working part-time as an instructor in the paramedic program at Cambrian College. You can hear some of the highs and lows of working as a paramedic in the extended interview with Claude Ferguson, But first, some random questions.
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One on One with Markus - Claude Ferguson

One on One with Markus features always an extended interview with an interesting person here in the north. You may not recognize the name of this week's guest, unless you've spent some time in the back of an ambulance. Claude Ferguson worked as a paramedic for 32 years in Sudbury. He just retired. Claude shared some of his experiences.

One on One with Markus - Michael DeGagné

Growing up, Michael DeGagné says his Indigenous culture was never front and centre.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Michael Degagné

One on One with Markus this week features the president of Nipissing University, Michael Degagné. You'll hear about his years growing up in northern Ontario and spending five years as a teenager in Africa. Here are some fun facts you won't hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Michael Degané

He's been president of Nipissing University in North Bay the past six years. Before that, he was founding executive director of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation, dedicated to helping survivors of the Indian Residential School System. He also attended many many schools in Ontario, the U-S, even Africa growing up. Michael Degané is our guest this week on One on One with Markus.

One on One with Markus - Abbas Homayed

When he was 10 years old, Abbas Homayed’s hometown in Lebanon was destroyed in the middle of a civil war.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Abbas Homayed

One on One with Markus features a conversation with the publisher of the Northern Life Newspaper, Abbas Homayed. Abbas grew up in Lebanon. He said from the age of 10 to 20, his dream was to leave the country, which he did. He wound up in northern Ontario. We recorded an extended interview with Abbas Homayed, but first, we asked him a few random questions about his likes and dislikes.
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One on One with Markus - Abbas Homayed

This week on One on One with Markus, a chat with the publisher of the Northern Life newspaper, Abbas Homayed. He spent his first 20 years in Lebanon and it wasn't an easy life. His family had to move because of conflict in his country. When he left, Abbas came to northern Ontario to learn English and start a new life. This is our extended interview with Abbas Homayed.
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One on One with Markus Teaser - Gerry Bradley

This week, One on One with Markus features a chat with Gerry Bradley of Sudbury. If you were ever a sea cadet in Sudbury, you'll know Gerry. He's been with the organization since 1946, just a couple of years after the group formed. He worked his way up to branch commander and is still involved with the sea cadets. Here's Gerry answering a few questions from left field.
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One on One with Markus - Gerry Bradley

One on One with Markus introduces you to a Sudburian who's been involved with the Royal Canadian Sea Cadets Corps in Sudbury since the 1940s. Gerry Bradley was born and raised in Sudbury and has been involved with the sea cadets as a member, commander and a volunteer. He's travelled with the cadets across the country several times and has won several awards for volunteering. Markus Schwabe joined Gerry Bradley at his home for this extended conversation.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Corina Moore

The featured guest for One on One with Markus this week is Corina Moore, the CEO of Ontario Northland. Corina is originally from the north. She went south to go to school and work and is now back working in North Bay. Here's a little something you won't get to hear in the full length interview with Corina Moore... her answers to a group of random questions.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Ian Maclennan

This week on One on One with Markus, you're going to meet Ian Maclennan. He's well known in theatre circles in Sudbury. He's taught theatre arts at Thorneloe University for 20 years and has directed many productions both here and abroad. Before the full interview, we asked Ian to answer a few random questions.
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One on One with Markus - Ian Maclennan

This week's guest for One on One with Markus is theatre arts professor Ian Maclennan. He's been teaching theatre arts at Thorneloe University for 20 years. You can learn a whole lot more about him in this extended interview.

One on One with Markus - Jeff Dickson

Sudbury’s Jeff Dickson life changed a week before his nineteenth birthday. The high school athlete was riding a motorcycle late one evening when he collided with another oncoming motorcycle.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Jeff Dickson

This week, One on One with Markus features an interview with Jeff Dickson of Sudbury. Jeff is a past paralympic downhill skier. He's won many medals on the world cup circuit. Before the full interview, Markus Schwabe asked Jeff a few random questions...
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One on One with Markus - Jeff Dickson

This time on One on One with Markus... a conversation with Jeff Dickson, Paralympic ski champion from Sudbury. Jeff won gold at the Paralympics in 1992 in slalom, and a bronze in super G. He's also medalled at several world cup events. He shared his story about growing up in Sudbury, the motorcycle crash that changed his life, and his success on the mountains.

One on One with Markus - Elizabeth Creith

When Elizabeth Creith met her current husband David, she says one of the things she loved about him is how kind he was to a squirrel he found.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Elizabeth Creith

This week on One on One with Markus, Elizabeth Creith. She's an artist and author who lives in Wharncliffe, near Thessalon. She was a folklore columnist for Morning North at one time and a contributor for the CBC program Richardson's Round Up when it was on the air. You can learn a lot more about her in our extended interview but this is Elizabeth answering a few quirky questions.
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One on One with Markus - Elizabeth Creith

This edition of One on One with Markus features artist and author Elizabeth Creith. You might remember her as the Morning North folklore columnist many years ago... or as the Shepherd in Residence on Richardson's Roundup on the CBC Radio Network. She's still writing...and making art. This is her conversation with Markus Schwabe.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Steve Butland

Since 1980 Steve Butland has served the people of Sault Ste Marie as a city councillor, mayor and a member of parliament. He also worked for years as a teacher and principal. You can hear more about his life story in the One on One with Markus extended interview, but first, we have a few interesting tidbits.
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One on One with Markus - Steve Butland

Our guest for this edition on One on One with Markus is long time Sault Ste. Marie politician Steve Butland. You can learn all about him in extended interview.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Brad Jacobs

This week on One on One with Markus, champion curler and Olympic gold medalist Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie. This Brad Jacobs answering a bunch of random questions you won't hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Brad Jacobs

This week on One on One with Markus, champion curler and Olympic gold medalist Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie. This Brad Jacobs answering a bunch of random questions you won't hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Brad Jacobs

If you know anything about the sport of curling, you've probably heard about Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie. His team competes at the elite level in men's curling. They won gold at the Olympics in Sochi. You can learn a lot more about him. Brad Jacobs is this week's guest for One on One with Markus.

One on One with Markus - Yoko Hirota

Yoko Hirota started playing the piano at the ago of four, in the Yamaha music program in Japan. When she was just seven years old, she was being asked to practice eight hours a day.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Yoko Hirota

According to her profile, Yoko Hirota is considered one of the leading interpreters of contemporary piano repertory of her generation. She is a music professor at Laurentian University in Sudbury and this week's featured guest for One on One with Markus. You can listen to the extended interview to find out more about her. This is a bit of a teaser for you... a few questions just about her likes and dislikes.
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One on One with Markus - Yoko Hirota

Yoko Hirota was born in Japan. She studied in the U-S and Canada and now teaches at Laurentian University. She's also a contempory pianist who's performed around the world. Yoko Hirota is also the featured guest for this week's edition of One on One with Markus,

One on One with Markus - Maija Ceming

Maija Ceming says her birth town Lahti in Finland and her home of Sudbury have a lot of similarities.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Maija Ceming

Maija Ceming is an entrepreneur in Sudbury. She's a landlord who rents out hundreds of apartment units. She's also been a big part of the Finnish community in Sudbury. Maija Ceming is this week's guest for One on One with Markus. You can learn much more about her in our extended interview. To whet your appetite... a quick series of questions you won't hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Maija Ceming

This edition of One on One with Markus features a well known Finlander who's made Sudbury home. Maija Ceming has lived in the north since the late 1950s. She's still in business as a property owner and has truly made her mark with Sampo, the Rhythmic Gymnastics Club. You can learn a lot more about Maija Ceming in this extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Gord Apolloni

Sports have always been a part of Sudbury coach Gord Apolloni’s life, but boxing is the priority.
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One on One with Markus - Gord Apolloni

This edition of One on One with Markus features a conversation with Sudbury's Gord Apolloni. The Head Coach of Top Glove Boxing in Sudbury, Gord himself was a boxer, but has been coaching since 1990. You can learn a lot more about Gord Apolloni in this extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Dale Pepin

In 1967, Dale Pepin moved for North Bay to Sudbury for his first teaching job.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Dale Pepin

Dale Pepin taught elementary school for more than 30 years. For 42 years, he's been the voice of the national anthem for the Sudbury Wolves. One on One with Markus features an extended interview with Dale Pepin. This is a short round of snappy question.
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One on One with Markus - Dale Pepin

Dale Pepin was an elementary school teacher for more than 30 years. He's a storyteller and for the past 42 years, the voice of the national anthem for the Sudbury Wolves. You can find out a lot more about him in this edition of One on One with Markus.

One on One with Markus - Floyd Laughren

Floyd Laughren never intended to end up in Sudbury.
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One on One with teaser - Floyd Laughren

Our weekly feature One on One with Markus will feature former NDP Ontario Finance Minister Floyd Laughren. This is a little teaser in anticipation of the extended interview. We had a few random questions for Floyd Laughren to get him warmed up.
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One on One with Markus - Floyd Laughren

Did you know that when Floyd Laughren was a kid, he wanted to become a sportcaster? That didn't happen, but you can lot more about the former NDP Finance Minister for Ontario. Floyd Laughren is our guest for this edition of One on One with Markus.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Chief Isadore Day

Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day will be our guest for this week's edition of One on one with Markus. He represents 133 First Nations across Ontario. Here's a little ice breaker featuring some random questions you won't hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Chief Isadore Day

In this edition of One on One with Markus, we feature an interview with Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day. He was born on the Serpent River First Nation, grew up in Sault Ste. Marie, worked on the James Bay Coast and now repersents over 100 First Nations
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One on One with Markus teaser - Jamie Arrowsmith

This week, One on One with Markus features a conversation with musician Jamie Arrowsmith. He's a viola player and the head of the music program at Cambrian College in Sudbury. Here are some fun facts you won't get to hear in the extended interview.
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One on One with Markus - Jamie Arrowsmith

In this edition of One on One with Markus, the head of the school of music at Cambrian College, Jamie Arrowsmith. He plays the viola. He's also the rehearsal conductor of the Sudbury Symphony Orchestra. This is our exetended conversation with him.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Iona Reed

Our One on One with Markus guest this week, can say something not many others can... she is a World Accordion Champion. That's Iona Reed. She won that competiton when she was just 20 years old. Iona shared some other fun facts with us...
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One on One with Markus - Iona Reed

In this edition of One on One with Markus, a conversation with Iona Reed. She won the 1962 World Accordion Championships and to this day is still highly regarded in the music community. You can find out a lot more about her in this extended interview.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Alex Trebek

He's the guy who has hosted the quiz show Jeopardy for more than 30 years. Who is Alex Trebek? He's also our guest on One on One with Markus this week. We have a portion of that conversation... a few quirky questions to whet your appetite...

One on One with Markus - Alex Trebek

He misses the slower pace of Canada, his personal hero is Gordie Howe, he still cheers for the Montreal Canadiens and when he was young, he aspired to be Canada’s prime minister, a doctor or a pilot. But one of Alex Trebek’s latest indulgences in life is Big Turk chocolate bars.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Bruno Michel

Bruno Michel joined us as the guest for this week's edition of One on One with markus. He's been the big boss at Gloria's Restaurant in Sudbury for over 20 years. Here are some fun facts you won't get to hear in the extended interview with Bruno Michel.
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One on One with Markus - Bruno Michel

Bruno Michel is starting a new chapter in his life. He ran Gloria's Restaurant in Sudbury for over 20 years but recently sold the business. You can learn a lot more about him. Bruno Michel is our guest for this edition of One on One with Markus.
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One on One with Markus - Dr. Emily Faries

Our guest this week on One on One with Markus is Dr. Emily Faries. She works out of Laurentian University and is the first person from the James Bay coast get a PHD. This is an extended interview which should allow you to get to know her a little better.
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One on One with Markus teaser- Angela Recollet

Indigenous leader Angela Recollet is our guest for this week for One on One with Markus. She's the executive director of the Shkagamik-Kwe Health Centre. This is just a quick sample of some of the questions that will help you get to know her better.
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One on One with Markus - Angela Recollet

One on One with Markus features extended interviews with interesting people in our community. In this edition... a conversation with Angela Recollet, an indigenous leader in Sudbury. She's the executive director of the Shkagamik-Kwe Health Centre.
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One on One with Markus — Angela Recollet

Angela Recollet clearly remembers the first time she encountered racism. It happened while she was a grade four student at Wembley Public School in Sudbury.
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One on One with Markus — Ron Arnold

Ron Arnold's company, Dalron, started as a family business back in 1969 when he borrowed six thousand dollars from his dad to start building some homes.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Ron Arnold

Our One on One with Markus guest this time around is the president of Dalron, Ron Arnold. Each week we feature an interesting person from our area in a longer interview so you can get to know them better. Here's a quirky little segment of that chat.
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One on One with Markus - Ron Arnold

The man who started the Dalron company back in the late 1960s is our guest for this edition of One on One with Markus. This an extended conversation with Ron Arnold, the president of Dalron, a successful building company in Sudbury.
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One on One with Markus—Penny Sutcliffe

A strong work ethic has always been a part of Penny Sutcliffe’s life.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Penny Sutcliffe

Our One on One with Markus interview will feature the medical officer for the Sudbury and District Health Unit, Penny Sutcliffe. You can get to know her better in the full interview. This is a snippet of that chat with a few unconventional questions.
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One on One with Markus - Penny Sutcliffe

This week on One on One with Markus, an interview with the medical officer of health at the Sudbury and District Health Unit. It's an extended conversation about all sorts of things with Penny Sutcliffe... a more personal interview.
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One on One with Markus - Vince Palladino

Growing up in Sudbury, there were times when Vince Palladino thought it was pretty cool to see an occasional BMW driving around the city from southern Ontario.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Vince Palladino

Our guest for this week's edition of One on One with Markus is Vince Palladino, President of the Palladino Auto Group. You can get to know him better in our feature interview but we have a few fun facts he shared with us to whet your appetite.
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One on One with Markus - Vince Palladino

Each week we feature someone interesting in the community in a longer interview which give us a an opportunity to get to know them better. Vince Palladino, the president of Palladino Auto Group, is our guest for this edition of One on One with Markus.
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One on One with Markus - Caroline Hallsworth

One on One with Markus features longer interview with some of the them a little better. This time around, Markus speaks with Caroline Hallsworth, longtime city clerk for Greater Sudbury.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Caroline Hallsworth

Our guest for the latest edition of One on One with Markus is Caroline Hallsworth. She was the longtime City Clerk for the city of Greater Sudbury. Here are a few fun facts that came out of that conversation.

One on One with Markus - Caroline Hallsworth

Two hours into her first job with the city, Caroline Hallsworth was told Sudbury would no longer exist and that it would be amalgamated with seven other surrounding areas.

One on One with Markus - Paul Pedersen

Sudbury’s top police officer said when he was a student, he was the one most likely to receive a comment like “if Paul worked harder, he could do a little better” on his report card.
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One on One with Markus - Paul Pedersen

In this edition of One on One with Markus, a conversation with Greater Sudbury Police Chief Paul Pedersen. This is a longer format interview which allows us more room for a good chat. It's a great way to get to know Paul Pederesen a little better.
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One on One with Markus teaser - Paul Pedersen

Our latest edition of One on One with Markus features Greater Sudbury Police Chief Paul Pedersen. Here's a look at the lighter side of this man with a few random questions.
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One on One with Markus - Pierre Zundel

Growing up, Sudbury’s Pierre Zundel says he had a pretty normal relationship with his father, but learned very quickly there were certain topics they’d never agree on.
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One on One with Markus - Pierre Zundel

Our guest for this edition of One on One with Markus is the interim president of Laurentian University, Pierre Zundel. This is a longer format interview... a conversation that will allow you to get to know Pierre Zundel a little better.

One on One with Markus - Reverend Jeremy Mahood

CBC Morning North host Markus Schwabe sat down with Sudbury Reverend Jeremy Mahood.
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One on One with Markus - Reverend Jeremy Mahood

This new series features some of the interesting people living in our community. We take the time to get to know them behind the headlines. In this edition... a conversation Jeremy Mahood, the Pastor of All Nations Church in Sudbury.
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One on One with Markus - Dr. Sean Murray

We launch a new series on Morning North called One on One with Markus. It's a special interview series that features longer conversations with some of the interesting people in our communities. Dr. Sean Murray of NEO Kids in Sudbury is our first guest.