Morning North | Dec 12, 2013 | 7:46

Justin Trudeau in Sudbury

Federal Liberal leader Justin Trudeau will be spending time in Sudbury. One of his stops is the Shkagamik-Kwe Health Centre . We reached him by phone and asked him about his position on the First Nations Education Act, and the Ring of Fire Project.

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Morning North - Three Northern Habitat for Humanity chapters mergeNov 28, 2014 | 8:07Morning North Three Northern Habitat for Humanity chapters merge Audio
Morning North Three Northern Habitat for Humanity chapters merge Nov 28, 2014 | 8:07Habitat for humanity chapters in Timmins, Sudbury and North Bay are now part of a new organization called Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North. We spoke about the new organization with its CEO Ellen Frood.
Morning North - Publicly funded Gladue workers for Timmins and James BayNov 28, 2014 | 5:57Morning North Publicly funded Gladue workers for Timmins and James Bay Audio
Morning North Publicly funded Gladue workers for Timmins and James Bay Nov 28, 2014 | 5:57Gladue workers are specially trained to prepare reports that a judge can use to help divert aboriginal people to community programs instead of jail. Celina Reitberger of Nishnawbe Aski Legal Service spoke about the value of these Gladue workers.
Morning North - 18 more flags to be added to Sudbury Bridge of NationsNov 28, 2014 | 7:01Morning North 18 more flags to be added to Sudbury Bridge of Nations Audio
Morning North 18 more flags to be added to Sudbury Bridge of Nations Nov 28, 2014 | 7:01Applications are being accepted for the final 18 flags to be added to the Bridge of Nations in Sudbury. The final phase of the project will bring the total to 100 flags. The CBC's Olivia Stefanovich spoke about the project with volunteer and city staff.
Morning North - Copper Cliff Girls Bantam Competitive Curling Team going to SwitzerlandNov 27, 2014 | 6:01Morning North Copper Cliff Girls Bantam Competitive Curling Team going to Switzerland Audio
Morning North Copper Cliff Girls Bantam Competitive Curling Team going to Switzerland Nov 27, 2014 | 6:01The Copper Cliff Girls Bantam Competitive Curling Team is rocking its way to compete in Switzerland at the International Junior Curling Club Bonspiel. The team's skip Sydnie Stinson told us about the team and a fundraiser for the tournament.
Morning North - Construction dragging into the winter season in SudburyNov 27, 2014 | 7:35Morning North Construction dragging into the winter season in Sudbury Audio
Morning North Construction dragging into the winter season in Sudbury Nov 27, 2014 | 7:35An early start to the winter season this year has construction crews hustling to get pavement down in Sudbury. The CBC's Megan Thomas joined us live from the Kingsway to look at how weather is impacting construction work.
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Morning North Rush for winter tires Nov 27, 2014 | 3:59Have you got your winter tires on yet? In Sudbury, people are being told to come back in mid-December when they go to the tire shops. The CBC's Olivia Stefanovich stopped by a Sudbury tire shop to see how business is going.
Morning North - Report from Queen's Park - France GelinasNov 27, 2014 | 7:33Morning North Report from Queen's Park - France Gelinas Audio
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