Morning North | Apr 2, 2014 | 6:06

The threat of measles

Measles outbreaks in parts of Ontario have sparked some conversation about the disease and vaccination against it. What are the risks of an outbreak in our region? We spoke about it with Dr Francisco Diaz-Mitoma, an infectious disease expert in Sudbury.

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Morning North Protecting the Morning North giant pumpkin from frost Sep 18, 2014 | 5:51The Morning North giant pumpkin needed a little help to survive the frost that hit the northeast. Markus Schwabe and Science North's Stephen Smith were up to the task. Stephen even offered up some tips on how to deal with the frost.
Morning North - Surviving a serious crashSep 18, 2014 | 7:38Morning North Surviving a serious crash Audio
Morning North Surviving a serious crash Sep 18, 2014 | 7:38Discussions around road safety often focus on fatal collisions, but for those who survive serious crashes, the road to recovery can be lifelong. We heard more on that side of the story from the CBC's Megan Thomas.
Morning North - Report from Queen's Park - John VanthofSep 18, 2014 | 5:59Morning North Report from Queen's Park - John Vanthof Audio
Morning North Report from Queen's Park - John Vanthof Sep 18, 2014 | 5:59For our report from Queen's Park, we touch base with John Vanthof, the MPP for Timiskaming-Cochrane. He's the agriculture critic for the NDP. He talked about plowing matches, issues facing farmers, issues in his riding and his return to Queen's Park.
Morning North - Sudbury mayoral candidate Dan MelansonSep 18, 2014 | 6:56Morning North Sudbury mayoral candidate Dan Melanson Audio
Morning North Sudbury mayoral candidate Dan Melanson Sep 18, 2014 | 6:56We check in with one of the 10 candidates running to be mayor of Greater Sudbury. Dan Melanson is best known as head of the Greater Sudbury Taxpayers Association. The CBC's Erik White joined Dan Melanson in his kitchen for a more complete picture.
Morning North - Theatre Cambrian's production of Bathroom HumorSep 18, 2014 | 3:12Morning North Theatre Cambrian's production of Bathroom Humor Audio
Morning North Theatre Cambrian's production of Bathroom Humor Sep 18, 2014 | 3:12Theatre Cambrian is kicking off it's 30th season with a dinner theatre production called Bathroom Humor. We invited director Brandon Lefebvre to our studio to tell us more about it.
Morning North - Brain tumour awarenessSep 17, 2014 | 9:30Morning North Brain tumour awareness Audio
Morning North Brain tumour awareness Sep 17, 2014 | 9:30Sudbury's annual Brain Tumour Walk is coming up this weekend. Christy Tario of Sudbury knows all too well the impact of brain tumours. Three of the loved ones in her life have had brain tumours including her infant son. She spoke about those experiences.
Morning North - Laurentian University's new School of the EnvironmentSep 17, 2014 | 5:32Morning North Laurentian University's new School of the Environment Audio
Morning North Laurentian University's new School of the Environment Sep 17, 2014 | 5:32The programs in the new School of the Environment at Laurentian University don't share a roof yet, but the new school officially opens this afternoon. we spoke to its director, Brett Buchanan to get more details.
Morning North - Zero road fatalities - Is it possible?Sep 17, 2014 | 8:22Morning North Zero road fatalities - Is it possible? Audio
Morning North Zero road fatalities - Is it possible? Sep 17, 2014 | 8:22We've been examining what is going wrong with our northern highways this week. Some road safety experts say we could live in a world with zero road fatalities. Can it be done? We hear more from the CBC's Megan Thomas.
Morning North - A look at the municipal election campaign so farSep 17, 2014 | 6:19Morning North A look at the municipal election campaign so far Audio
Morning North A look at the municipal election campaign so far Sep 17, 2014 | 6:19Every Wednesday during the municipal election campaign, the CBC's Erik White will be joining us to share some thoughts on the races across the northeast. Today... a look at the early days of the campaign.
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Morning North Free CPR workshops in Sudbury - you could save a life Sep 16, 2014 | 9:41The city of Greater Sudbury is hosting a series of free CPR training workshops. Jennifer Amyotte is commander of community paramedicine and professional stands for Greater Sudbury. She dropped by the the studio to tell us more and give us a demonstration.
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Morning North - Water issues at School of Architecture construction site in SudburySep 16, 2014 | 4:33Morning North Water issues at School of Architecture construction site in Sudbury Audio
Morning North Water issues at School of Architecture construction site in Sudbury Sep 16, 2014 | 4:33The second phase of construction at the Laurentian School of Architecture continues, contractors are dealing with ground water problems. The CBC's Kate Rutherford spoke with Ron Lynch of Bonfield Construction about the challenges the water represents.

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