Morning North | Nov 19, 2013 | 8:51

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The president of the Sudbury branch of the Canadian Association of Retired People, Pat Douglas talks about the need for seniors to be able to stay safely in their homes as long as possible. She says finding the right assistance can make all the difference

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Morning North - Northern Lights Festival Boreal 2015 set to goJul 3, 2015 | 8:23Morning North Northern Lights Festival Boreal 2015 set to go Audio
Morning North Northern Lights Festival Boreal 2015 set to go Jul 3, 2015 | 8:23It's a big weekend for music in Sudbury. Organizers of the Northern Lights Festival Boreal are hoping for good weather. We got a preview from the executive director of the festival Max Merrifield.
Morning North - Rainbow District School Board budget in the redJul 3, 2015 | 6:29Morning North Rainbow District School Board budget in the red Audio
Morning North Rainbow District School Board budget in the red Jul 3, 2015 | 6:29The Rainbow District School Board is grappling with the dreaded 'D' word. We heard from the director of education Norm Blaseg about what he plans to do about the $1.66 million deficit.
Morning North - Blue-green algae affecting two Sudbury lakesJul 3, 2015 | 4:38Morning North Blue-green algae affecting two Sudbury lakes Audio
Morning North Blue-green algae affecting two Sudbury lakes Jul 3, 2015 | 4:38Blue-green algae is blooming again in Sudbury. It's reported in McFarlane Lake and Whitson Lake. We heard from Lynn Gibson about the blue-green algae on McFarlane Lake and from Lyne Mohan had some reaction to the blooms in Whitson Lake.
Morning North - Crackdown on phantom bidding in real estateJul 3, 2015 | 7:51Morning North Crackdown on phantom bidding in real estate Audio
Morning North Crackdown on phantom bidding in real estate Jul 3, 2015 | 7:51The end of phantom bidding... As of July 1, agents can longer say they've received an offer unless it's in writing and has been signed. The head of Sudbury's real estate board Pauline Pelangio explained what the change means for buyers and sellers.
Morning North - Metis artist Christi Belcourt collaborates with Valentino fashionsJul 3, 2015 | 6:01Morning North Metis artist Christi Belcourt collaborates with Valentino fashions Audio
Morning North Metis artist Christi Belcourt collaborates with Valentino fashions Jul 3, 2015 | 6:01It's a long way from Espanola to Rome. But it's a leap that Metis artist Christi Belcourt made to collaborate with designers from the legendary fashion house of Valentino. She'll spoke with the CBC's Kate Rutherford about the collaboration.
Morning North - The call of the loonJul 3, 2015 | 13:07Morning North The call of the loon Audio
Morning North The call of the loon Jul 3, 2015 | 13:07All week, we've invited listeners to call in with their best loon calls. With a CBC t-shirt up for grabs, we had plenty of takers. You can hear a few. We also spoke with Doug Tozer, an Ontario Program Scientist at Bird Studies Canada and a loon expert.
Morning North - Northerner Dominique Bouchard at Pan Am GamesJul 2, 2015 | 7:39Morning North Northerner Dominique Bouchard at Pan Am Games Audio
Morning North Northerner Dominique Bouchard at Pan Am Games Jul 2, 2015 | 7:39From the pools of Kirkland Lake and North Bay to the Pan Am Games... Dominique Bouchard will represent Canada in the swimming pool at the Pan Am Games. We reached her in Missouri where she now lives and trains.
Morning North - Growing Old Ungracefully - Terms of endearment (Revisited)Jul 2, 2015 | 4:52Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - Terms of endearment (Revisited) Audio
Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - Terms of endearment (Revisited) Jul 2, 2015 | 4:52We are repeating some of Benita Hart's columns for you over the summer as she takes a well deserved break. This week on Growing Old Ungracefully, we revisit Benita's musings on strangers and terms of endearment.
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Morning North - Canada Day celebrations in SudburyJun 30, 2015 | 7:54Morning North Canada Day celebrations in Sudbury Audio
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Morning North - When your child ends up on the wrong school busJun 30, 2015 | 9:12Morning North When your child ends up on the wrong school bus Audio
Morning North When your child ends up on the wrong school bus Jun 30, 2015 | 9:12It's something no parent wants to experience. Taylor Davies' 4 year old son was put on the wrong school bus. She says it's the third problem she's had with busing services and now she's lost trust in the school board. She joined us to share her story.
Morning North - Summer U - chipmunk researchJun 30, 2015 | 5:53Morning North Summer U - chipmunk research Audio
Morning North Summer U - chipmunk research Jun 30, 2015 | 5:53We launched a summer series we're calling Summer U. Each week we'll head to Laurentian University to find out about some of the research taking place there. Our first installment featured Albrecht Schulte-Hostedde and a study of chipmunks.

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