The Morning Edition - K-WNewcomers to Waterloo Region to connect with community through multi-media performanceJun 19, 2015 | 9:39A student group known as Crossing Borders will be performing this weekend at the Multicultural Festival. Host Craig Norris spoke with two members of the group and their leader, ESL teacher Lynn Schulze.
The Morning Edition - K-WAfrican Lion Safari welcomes 3 baby elephants in one yearJun 18, 2015 | 7:39What's cuter than a baby elephant? Three baby elephants, of course. Galt's Charlie Gray is elephant superintendent at African Lion Safari and he spoke with Craig Norris about the recent births.
The Morning Edition - K-WHow to help a loved one who hoardsJun 18, 2015 | 7:35Gail Steketee, of Boston University, essentially wrote the book on hoarding. She speaks to The Morning Edition's Craig Norris about the hereditary nature of the disease, and how to help family members overcome the compulsion with out alienating them.
The Morning Edition - K-WUpper Grand District School Board reverses decision on report cardsJun 18, 2015 | 2:55The Upper Grand District School Board has announced that it will issue report cards for elementary students, even though it said earlier that it would not.
The Morning Edition - K-WExperts warn of the dangers of phone tracking appsJun 17, 2015 | 7:15Installing a tracking device on your phone sounds good in theory but can sometimes lead to danger. Technology analyst and journalist Carmi Levy advises on the risks of tracking down a missing or stolen phone on your own, and what else you can do.
The Morning Edition - K-WNo report cards for elementary students in Waterloo RegionJun 17, 2015 | 2:23Public elementary students will not receive report cards this year. The school board says it doesn't have any other option because its teachers are working-to-rule. The teachers' union is calling the move retaliation.
The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo Regional Police Chief Bryan Larkin supports provincial rules on street checksJun 17, 2015 | 8:32Chief Bryan Larkin joins host Craig Norris to talk about the provincial government's decision to regulate how police officers perform street checks.
The Morning Edition - K-WHandy dandy turtle tipsJun 16, 2015 | 7:56It's the time of year where lots of people see snapping turtles around, particularly on the road. Mary Anne Cain and "Snappy" stopped by with some tips on what to do when you encounter one.
The Morning Edition - K-WBrock Street residents remember Lorrie Lynn Baechler after shooting deathJun 16, 2015 | 3:20Friends and coworkers are remembering Lorrie Lynn Baechler as someone who'd sacrifice her day to help you out.
The 40-year-old Kitchener woman was found dead on Sunday morning, after neighbours reported hearing a series of gunshots.
The Morning Edition - K-WBasing policy on historical weather norms not viable, researcher saysJun 16, 2015 | 7:42University of Waterloo professor Jason Thistlethwaite talks to host Craig Norris about the problems of basing municipal policy on historical weather norms.
The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo-based RideCo starts pilot project in MiltonJun 15, 2015 | 6:52RideCo CEO Prem Gururajan speaks to host Craig Norris about a pilot project that he hopes to expand to Kitchener and Waterloo in the future.
The Morning Edition - K-WShould we have split the atom? Stratford Festival examines the morality of scienceJun 15, 2015 | 5:38Stratford's The Physicists raises big questions about the relationship between scientific discoveries and the public good. Do they have a duty to knowledge to publish all research? How does morality come into play?
The Morning Edition - K-WWater main breaks drain Kitchener city coffersJun 15, 2015 | 8:00A Kitchener city staff report warns the water utility is running a deficit of $1 million because of frequent of water main breaks caused by ageing system and harsh winter. That means a water rate hike, says councillor Scott Davey.
The Morning Edition - K-WResearcher says more oversight needed of organic food industryJun 12, 2015 | 6:35University of Guelph researcher Keith Warriner talks to host Craig Norris about the difficulty in ensuring ethical, cross-country standards for organic food products
The Morning Edition - K-WOntario Craft Beer Week kicks off todayJun 12, 2015 | 7:53Our food columnist, Andrew Coppolino, wades into the definition of craft beer, what it says about our society, and talks about some local events for the week.