The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo school trustee wants public info sessions on sex ed curriculumMay 19, 2015 | 9:27Waterloo District Public School Board trustee Cindy Watson says many parents don't really know what the new sex ed curriculum involves, and is asking the school board to host public information sessions to help them understand.
The Morning Edition - K-WUniversity of Guelph prof says "let kids fail sometimes"May 26, 2015 | 7:25University of Guelph professor, Sean Lyons, says the best thing parents can do to help their adult children find jobs is: "let them fail." He explained to Craig Norris on this morning's show.
The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo senior says hydro rates are too high, can't handle further increasesMay 22, 2015 | 3:50Hydro rates are on the rise again this summer, and as those rates climb, so does anxiety around the sale of Hydro One. Liberal MPP Kathryn McGarry and NDP MPP Catherine Fife debate the possible impact of the sale on the public.
The Morning Edition - K-WWhat you knead to know about baking breadMay 22, 2015 | 7:36The Morning Edition's food columnist, Andrew Coppolino, says we shouldn't be intimidated when it comes to baking our own bread. He even offers a pretty easy recipe.
The Morning Edition - K-WDowntown Kitchener needs a major sports arena, says former Marisol ownerMay 25, 2015 | 8:03Restaurant owner and chef Jeff Ward says Marisol Restaurant wasn't able to bring in enough customers because people aren't spending time in downtown Kitchener at night. He suggests a major sports arena could be what the area needs.
The Morning Edition - K-WBound for successMay 25, 2015 | 7:31Local man, Alistair MacLellan, is making hand-bound notebooks. A low-tech business with high-tech connections. His kickstarter campaign raised twice as much as he was asking for. He explains to Craig Norris.
The Morning Edition - K-WGuelph man describes the scene in NepalMay 19, 2015 | 7:31Philip Maher is working with Christian Children's Fund to get food and supplies to the remote regions outside of Kathmandu. He joined Craig Norris by phone to describe the scene on the ground.
The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo Region police right to hold off on body camerasMay 26, 2015 | 7:24Wilfrid Laurier University's Christopher Schneider studies police and technology, and says local police forces shouldn't jump on the bodycam bandwagon too fast. Instead they should watch and learn from mistakes along the way.
The Morning Edition - K-WWilfrid Laurier vows it won't give up on Milton university campusMay 22, 2015 | 7:55WLU president Max Blouw says he was surprised and disappointed by the province's decision to not fund their Milton campus expansion because the university had a very strong proposal. He says they will try again in 2016.
The Morning Edition - K-WMental health a concern for parentsMay 20, 2015 | 7:39Our parenting columnist Tenille Bonoguore will share the issues that most impact a parent's mental health, and what you can do to help yourself.
The Morning Edition - K-WNew meaning to the phrase "weed eater"May 15, 2015 | 7:09Our food columnist, Andrew Coppolino, wants us to put away the herbicide and pull out the oil and vinegar. It's time to make a dandelion salad.
The Morning Edition - K-WSex education key to preventing and prosecuting assault, says Cambridge MPPMay 20, 2015 | 8:21A committee of Ontario MPPs is tackling sexual violence and harassment through consultations in cities across the province, hearing heartbreaking testimony from victims. Among the prevailing themes: better sex ed could have helped preventing and prosecute
The Morning Edition - K-WFetal alcohol disorder largely undiagnosed in Ontario, says neuropsychologistSep 23, 2014 | 6:59Experts believe there are far more people living with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder than statistics suggest, because there are just 9 places in the province where it is diagnosed, free of charge. Neuropsychologist Dr. Louise Scott explains.
The Morning Edition - K-WWilfrid Laurier reviews strongest and weakest programs amid financial pressureDec 18, 2014 | 9:05Cash-strapped and facing declining enrolment, Canadian universities are looking for new ways to attract students. Wilfrid Laurier University is looking at a report which suggests enhancing strong programs and phasing out low performing ones.
The Morning Edition - K-WCambridge Memorial nursing cuts not about saving money, says hospitalMar 13, 2015 | 8:15Cambridge Memorial Hospital's top nurse is defending a move to cut 33 nursing jobs. Those nurses will be replaced by personal support workers, and Chief Nursing Executive Heather Quesnelle says it will improve patient care.