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You helped pick the top ten news stories for 2012 simply by visiting our website and clicking on those that interested you. Our webwriter Wendy Bird has compiled the numbers and gives us a run down of the list.

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Morning North - Iroquois Falls paper mill closing todayDec 22, 2014 | 7:29Morning North Iroquois Falls paper mill closing today Audio
Morning North Iroquois Falls paper mill closing today Dec 22, 2014 | 7:29What happens when you take the mill out of a mill town? Iroquois Falls will soon find out. The town's paper mill will be closing it's doors today. The CBC's Erik White prepared a documentary on the mill closure following a recent visit to Iroquois Falls.
Morning North - Merry Christmas vs Happy HolidaysDec 23, 2014 | 5:41Morning North Merry Christmas vs Happy Holidays Audio
Morning North Merry Christmas vs Happy Holidays Dec 23, 2014 | 5:41Johnathan Scott was asked to say Happy Holidays to customers instead of Merry Christmas at a Canadian Tire store in Sudbury. The CBC's Olivia Stefanovich spoke to him about it and also asked customers outside the store about their preference.
Morning North - The gift of companionship through a Christmas dinnerDec 23, 2014 | 7:30Morning North The gift of companionship through a Christmas dinner Audio
Morning North The gift of companionship through a Christmas dinner Dec 23, 2014 | 7:30A special Christmas dinner is planned for those looking for companionship over the holidays. It's called the Missfit dinner and it's organized by Shawn Labelle. Shawn was in our studio to tell us the story behind this Christmas dinner.
Morning North - Stuart McLean's "Dave Cooks the Turkey" story gets reworkedDec 18, 2014 | 5:17Morning North Stuart McLean's "Dave Cooks the Turkey" story gets reworked Audio
Morning North Stuart McLean's "Dave Cooks the Turkey" story gets reworked Dec 18, 2014 | 5:17Changes will be made to the original story "Dave Cooks the Turkey" by Stuart McLean over concerns that it makes light of animal abuse. The campaign to have the story changed was led by Yan Roberts of Nipissing. We asked him to explain his concerns.
Morning North - Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 1Dec 24, 2014 | 28:16Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 1 Audio
Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 1 Dec 24, 2014 | 28:16Our tradition continues. Every year on December 24th, we open the phone lines for you to call and send your seasons greetings over the CBC airwaves. Have a listen to find out if someone sent you a greeting.
Morning North - A gift from the south for Kashechewan kidsDec 22, 2014 | 5:42Morning North A gift from the south for Kashechewan kids Audio
Morning North A gift from the south for Kashechewan kids Dec 22, 2014 | 5:42Some kids in Southern Ontario are sending 200 backpacks to Kapuskasing for students from Kashechewan who are there waiting for their homes to be repaired from flooding. The CBC's Olivia Stefanovich spoke to some of the kids involved in the project.
Morning North - Food feature - turkey leftoversDec 23, 2014 | 6:31Morning North Food feature - turkey leftovers Audio
Morning North Food feature - turkey leftovers Dec 23, 2014 | 6:31If you are hosting a turkey dinner this Christmas, you can pretty much count on there being some leftover turkey. Need some ideas for that leftover bird? Registered dietician Tammy Cheguis was in our studio with 5 leftover turkey tips.
Morning North - WAWA goose could "fly" to TorontoDec 18, 2014 | 8:02Morning North WAWA goose could "fly" to Toronto Audio
Morning North WAWA goose could "fly" to Toronto Dec 18, 2014 | 8:02The iconic goose in Wawa will take flight next fall. The Ontario Sheet Metal Workers Union is taking the goose on a final migration south. Jay Perterson of the Sheet Metal Workers and Roofers Union explained the plan plan and why it was hatched.
Morning North - Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Final half-hourDec 24, 2014 | 16:18Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Final half-hour Audio
Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Final half-hour Dec 24, 2014 | 16:18We had our Christmas Card on the Airwaves broadcast again this year. It's a December 24th tradition... our invitation to you to call in and send your seasons greeting over our airwaves. Have a listen and find out if there was a greeting for you.
Morning North - Milk stools a long running tradition in SudburyDec 23, 2014 | 10:18Morning North Milk stools a long running tradition in Sudbury Audio
Morning North Milk stools a long running tradition in Sudbury Dec 23, 2014 | 10:18For almost 40 years now, Mario Nagusanti has been carving people's names into milk stools that he makes. Plenty of people in Sudbury have owned one over the years and they're still selling. The CBC's Jessica Pope told us more about these special stools.
Morning North - Growing Old Ungracefully - sexualization of seniorsDec 22, 2014 | 4:59Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - sexualization of seniors Audio
Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - sexualization of seniors Dec 22, 2014 | 4:59Sex and aging... According to some, it isn't worth the hassle. It's the topic Benita Hart tackles in this edition of Growing Old Ungracefully.
Morning North - New Sudbury Canadian Tire store moving and expandingNov 20, 2014 | 3:53Morning North New Sudbury Canadian Tire store moving and expanding Audio
Morning North New Sudbury Canadian Tire store moving and expanding Nov 20, 2014 | 3:53Our business columnist Brian Vendramin joined us for a special report with news that the Canadian Tire store in new Sudbury will be moving to another location in new Sudbury. The move will come with a huge expansion. Brian shared some of the details.
Morning North - Allegations of excessive force against Sudbury police officerDec 11, 2014 | 8:50Morning North Allegations of excessive force against Sudbury police officer Audio
Morning North Allegations of excessive force against Sudbury police officer Dec 11, 2014 | 8:50Tanner Currie of Sudbury is alleging Greater Sudbury Police Constable Christopher Labreche used excessive force against him. The altercation was caught on police station cameras. We heard from Currie, his mother, his lawyer and from police.
Morning North - Backroads Bill - Suspension bridge over the French RiverDec 22, 2014 | 5:09Morning North Backroads Bill - Suspension bridge over the French River Audio
Morning North Backroads Bill - Suspension bridge over the French River Dec 22, 2014 | 5:09Bill Steer a.k.a. Backroads Bill joins us once more with another gem to check out here in our vast winter wonderland. This time he takes us to the suspension bridge over the French River.
Morning North - Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 2Dec 24, 2014 | 33:28Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 2 Audio
Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 2 Dec 24, 2014 | 33:28The Christmas Card on the Airwaves program was back for another year. We received a lot of calls from listeners in the northeast and from as far as Poland. These are the calls from the second hour of the program.

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