Morning North | Jun 27, 2013 | 7:21

Worm castings - organic fertilizer

We spoke with Jeff Sonnenburg who calls himself "The Friendly Worm Guy" about worm composting. We even had a sample of Jeff's product, a bag of worm castings, to examine in studio.

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Morning North Sault Ste. Marie CAO Joe Fratesi retiring Apr 27, 2015 | 7:38Joe Fratesi is retiring as the Chief Administrative Officer of Sault Ste. Marie. The former mayor was our guest. He looked back on his career and some of his controversial decisions from years past.
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Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - all about sex Apr 27, 2015 | 5:02In this edition of Growing Old Ungracefully, our seniors' columnist Benita Hart talks about the ever so controversial topic of sex and how different a role she feels it plays in today's world.
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Morning North Teacher's union talks about strike at Rainbow Board Apr 27, 2015 | 9:21The CBC's Megan Thomas joined live from the picket line at Lockerby Composite School in Sudbury. Then we dialed up James Clyke, the president of the Rainbow Secondary Teachers Union to hear his thoughts on the strike.
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