Points NorthToronto vets head to Attawapiskat for spay-neuter clinicJul 28, 2014 | 5:22Fido in the Far North. Controlling the population of stray dogs in First Nations communities like Attawapiskat can be difficult. To try and help, a team of Toronto vets is heading there this week. We spoke to Dr. Mark Kinghorn.
Points NorthMaking your way around Lake Superior on motorcycleJul 28, 2014 | 6:25Dave Bouskill and Deb Corbeil are travel writers who have just finished a motorcycle tour around Lake Superior. That's after never having ridden a motorcycle before this summer! Barry spoke to the couple in Sault Ste. Marie.
Points NorthBlueberry picking a family businessJul 25, 2014 | 4:54Sudbury woman Holly Bennett grew up picking blueberries with her dad. Now she picks and sells them with her own family. She goes around downtown Sudbury selling to local businesses.
Points NorthCBC Searchlight Contest winners in SudburyJul 25, 2014 | 5:26Calgary-based band Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk stopped in Sudbury as part of their cross-Canada tour. Lauren came into studio to talk about the success they've found post-Searchlight.
Points NorthCooking with kids workshop in SudburyJul 24, 2014 | 5:17Eat Local Sudbury is encouraging kids to play with (and learn more about!) their food! They're running a Kids Nutrition and Cooking class at the Parkside Centre on Saturday. One of the co-ordinators told us more.
Points NorthSudbury Theatre Centre hires new artistic directorJul 24, 2014 | 6:57Barry headed over to the Sudbury Theatre Centre to meet Caleb Marshall, the new artistic director. He comes to Sudbury from Theatre New Brunswick in Fredericton.
Points NorthUnprecedented car dealership suspension in SudburyJul 24, 2014 | 6:22Thinking of buying a used car? You might want to listen up first. We have more about the immediate suspension of two dealerships on the Kingsway in Sudbury by the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council.
Points NorthSelf defense for women seminar being offered in SudburyJul 23, 2014 | 6:39The Sudbury Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Thai Muay Academy in Sudbury is offering self defense seminars to teach women what to do to react to the most common attacks.
Points NorthLocal athletes at the North American Indigenous GamesJul 23, 2014 | 5:30More than 4,000 athletes are in Regina right now attending the North American Indigenous Games. That includes Emma Pehtategoose of Whitefish Lake First Nation.
Points NorthCleaning up after smokersJul 23, 2014 | 5:03The tenants may be gone, but the smell of smoke lingers much longer. We talk to a property manager in Sudbury about how they go about getting rid of the smell. Plus: tips on what you can do in your own home.
Points NorthIt's the Big Nickel's birthday...but that's not all!Jul 22, 2014 | 4:31A big birthday is happening in Sudbury, but what about those who celebrate their birthdays on the same day as the Big Nickel? That includes the CBC's Martha Dillman. She put together this fun piece.
Points NorthWho should fund social housing in Sudbury?Jul 22, 2014 | 9:36A Sudbury apartment building for low income people will be torn down and turned into a parking lot. Forty people are now out on the street. We spoke with Janet Gasparini from the Social Planning Council about the current challenges.
Points NorthCoin stacking for the Big Nickel's birthdayJul 22, 2014 | 5:03A stack of coins as tall as a birthday cake? We pay a visit to the Big Nickel to talk about a couple of world records that are attempting to be broken.