The Morning Edition - K-WRegion of Waterloo asks people to cut water use by almost 20 per centMay 11, 2015 | 10:43The Region of Waterloo one of the largest municipalities in North America to rely as heavily as it does on groundwater. It wants residents to rise to its WET challenge and cut daily personal water consumption from 200 to 165 litres.
The Morning Edition - K-WSpringtime is ripe for asparagus in Waterloo RegionMay 8, 2015 | 7:45Our food columnist, Andrew Coppolino, looks at the history of asparagus, why we love it so much, and even gets some preparation ideas from local cooks.
The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo Region in for sweltering temperatures Mother's Day weekend, then coolingMay 8, 2015 | 6:15Environment Canada meteorologist Geoff Coulson says Waterloo Region is in for some unseasonably warm temperatures this coming weekend, as temperatures reach highs of around 27 C, and humidex values over 30. But it won't last...
The Morning Edition - K-WInfertility, it's time to talk openlyMay 7, 2015 | 5:08Infertility affects as many as 1 in 6 Canadian couples, but it's a silent struggle. Siri Agrell is trying to open up the subject by tweeting from a fertility clinic. She chatted with Craig Norris about why she's doing it.
The Morning Edition - K-WRe-thinking Waterloo Region's violence prevention planMay 7, 2015 | 8:33Christiane Sadeler of Waterloo Region Crime Preventino Council says the region should 'pause' its 40 year violence prevention plan because a key element never got off the ground. She spoke to Craig Norris about what's next.
The Morning Edition - K-WVacation makes you a better parent?May 6, 2015 | 6:56Taking two toddlers on a holiday to Cuba might not sound like much of a vacation, but our parenting columnist Tenille Bonoguore told Craig Norris that the experience made her a better parent.
The Morning Edition - K-WElementary teacher walkout unlikely Monday, signals Waterloo Region union presidentMay 6, 2015 | 11:19Greg Weiler, President of the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario in Waterloo Region, says traditionally his members ramp up job action and rarely move immediately to strike. Exactly what that job action will look like will be announced Friday.
The Morning Edition - K-WUnited Nations picks University of Waterloo for HeForShe gender equality campaignMay 5, 2015 | 10:16The United Nations has chosen the University of Waterloo to be part of its gender equality campaign, HeForShe. It's one of 30 institutions in the world involved, and the only Canadian representative.
The Morning Edition - K-WKitchener sets new rules for food trucksMay 5, 2015 | 3:51Councillor Yvonne Fernandes and food truck owner, Brad Schmuck, react to Kitchener's new, stricter rules for food trucks in the city.
The Morning Edition - K-WMusical mash-up in WaterlooMay 4, 2015 | 4:56Local bands Bass Lions and Outer Islands join members of the KW Symphony to turn famous classical pieces into rock songs. Facilitator Dave Mansell explains.
The Morning Edition - K-WTeachers ready to take on a bigger role in student mental healthMay 4, 2015 | 7:59Ontario's first class of teachers with a specialized certificate on mental health issues have graudated - Diane Davenport among them. She's been teaching for 15 years and explains the unique role teachers play in student mental health.
The Morning Edition - K-WA real 'reality cooking show' at Waterloo's RIM ParkMay 1, 2015 | 7:32Next week, 3 local youth will be among nearly 2000 competitors vying for gold medals in the Ontario Technological Skills Competition at RIM Park in Waterloo. Andrew Coppolino explains.
The Morning Edition - K-WWomen's crisis counselor reflects on Cambridge domestic violence caseMay 1, 2015 | 11:20As a Cambridge townhouse complex still reels after a shocking case of domestic violence, CBC speaks to a women's crisis counselor about looking for signs of domestic violence, and what we can do to help.
The Morning Edition - K-WMexico's 43 missing studentsMay 1, 2015 | 5:07A student who escaped a mass kidnapping and a mother of one of the 43 students who went missing in a widely publicized case in Mexico last September came to Waterloo to share their experiences.
The Morning Edition - K-WKitchener teen speaks out about autismApr 30, 2015 | 7:04Kitchener's Athalie Marchisio wants to raise awareness for autism. The 13-year-old was inspired by her brother, who is on the spectrum, to share her family's story in hope of shining light on an issue close to home.