Morning North | Nov 5, 2013 | 5:48

City council issues in Sudbury and North Bay

Greater Sudbury's planning committee found itself in discussions with a developer over how to split the cost of a road for a new development... And in North Bay, there was good news about water and sewer rates.

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Morning North Sheri-Lynn McEwan remembered Sudbury Jul 25, 2014 | 4:57Sheri-Lynn MacEwan died last October in what police are ruling a homicide. This weekend she will be remembered at a fundraiser. Her friends Sandy Francis and Crystal Larose talked to Markus this morning.
Morning North - Families aren't camping as often as they used toJul 25, 2014 | 5:28Morning North Families aren't camping as often as they used to Audio
Morning North Families aren't camping as often as they used to Jul 25, 2014 | 5:28Most family camping trips in this country last only a matter of days. That didn't used to be the case. In the 1940s, the average canoe trip lasted one month. We catch up with adventure writer Kevin Callan who's on a camping trip with his daughter.
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Morning North Northern mayors to discuss Wawa finances Jul 25, 2014 | 3:34We told you yesterday that Wawa will have trouble balancing its books after the province cancelled the Power Dam Special Payment Program. Kapuskasing mayor Al Spacek is the president of the Federation of Northern Ontario municipalities.
Morning North - Greek festival this weekend in SudburyJul 24, 2014 | 6:45Morning North Greek festival this weekend in Sudbury Audio
Morning North Greek festival this weekend in Sudbury Jul 24, 2014 | 6:45A Hellenic dancer named Mina Moutsatsos was in our studio this morning to talk about her Greek culture and the upcoming Greek festival in Sudbury.
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Morning North - City of Sudbury offering bike lessonsJul 24, 2014 | 8:40Morning North City of Sudbury offering bike lessons Audio
Morning North City of Sudbury offering bike lessons Jul 24, 2014 | 8:40Many cyclists have complained that the City of Greater Sudbury is not safe for bikes. Will the city's new bike safety lessons change that perception? Markus speaks with an instructor.
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Morning North - Financial woes in WawaJul 24, 2014 | 2:33Morning North Financial woes in Wawa Audio
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Morning North - Meals on Wheels needs volunteersJul 23, 2014 | 6:54Morning North Meals on Wheels needs volunteers Audio
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