Morning North | Sep 27, 2013 | 9:52

The long commute... to school

For Amanda Stresman, the commute to school is two hours long in each direction. Amanda joined us on our special program from Sudbury Secondary School with updates through her commute to school. This is a montage of our conversations.

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Morning North - Crossing Paths benefit concert in SudburyJan 29, 2015 | 5:02Morning North Crossing Paths benefit concert in Sudbury Audio
Morning North Crossing Paths benefit concert in Sudbury Jan 29, 2015 | 5:02It will be a night of dancing, singing and poetry inspired by eastern and western traditions. Crossing Paths is a benefit concert for the Canadian Mental Health Association's homelessness program. Elaine Porter was in our studio with some details.
Morning North - Remembering John-Michael PortelanceJan 29, 2015 | 8:40Morning North Remembering John-Michael Portelance Audio
Morning North Remembering John-Michael Portelance Jan 29, 2015 | 8:40A life taken too soon... 22 year old John-Michael Portelance of Sudbury died in a vehicle collision on Highway 69 last week. To find out more about his life, we spoke to his uncle Michael Portelance.
Morning North - Jean Raymond Audet - Sudbury candidate for the People's Political PartyJan 28, 2015 | 6:18Morning North Jean Raymond Audet - Sudbury candidate for the People's Political Party Audio
Morning North Jean Raymond Audet - Sudbury candidate for the People's Political Party Jan 28, 2015 | 6:18We've been presenting interviews with candidates running in the provincial by-election coming up in Sudbury on February 5th. This time around, you'll hear from Jean Raymond Audet. He's running for the People's Political Party of Ontario.
Morning North - Human trafficking charges against former Sudbury woman droppedJan 28, 2015 | 5:07Morning North Human trafficking charges against former Sudbury woman dropped Audio
Morning North Human trafficking charges against former Sudbury woman dropped Jan 28, 2015 | 5:07A former Sudbury woman is relieved that a charge of human trafficking against her was dropped. Her lawyer, Glenn Sandberg, spoke to the CBC's Kate Rutherford about the case.
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Morning North Policing expert says police videos don't tell the whole story Jan 28, 2015 | 7:43How is the ever present camera lens affecting the public's view of police? We had a policing expert weigh in with his observations about police videos and how they don't always tell the whole story of what happened.
Morning North - "Slush funds" discussed at Sudbury city councilJan 28, 2015 | 5:19Morning North "Slush funds" discussed at Sudbury city council Audio
Morning North "Slush funds" discussed at Sudbury city council Jan 28, 2015 | 5:19Sudbury city councillors debated the Healthy Community Initiative for more than an hour last night. The HCI is a discretionary fund issued to members of city council and is viewed by some as a slush fund. We have part of council's discussion.
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