The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo Region: craft beer hubMar 7, 2014 | 6:42Craft beers are the darling of the food and beverage industry, and they have made the big brewers take notice, including here in Waterloo Region. CBC K-W food columnist, Andrew Coppolino, explores.
The Morning Edition - K-WFeathers of HopeMar 7, 2014 | 8:30Laurier First Nations students Shawn Johnston and Rachael Simon talk about the Feathers of Hope report that details the hopes and struggles of Aboriginal youth in Northern Ontario.
The Morning Edition - K-WNewest mental health care tool? Your smartphone.Mar 6, 2014 | 6:13Waterloo startup Mozzaz has developed a mobile app called "Talking Tiles." It's a visual aid that helps patients living with autism and dementia. Co-founder and vice-president, Rini Gahir, explains.
The Morning Edition - K-WWaterloo insurer explains if reduced car insurance fraud will save you moneyMar 5, 2014 | 9:39Ontario's Liberal government says you will soon be paying less for your car insurance. Yesterday the government announced new proposals to crack down on insurance fraud, but Michael Brattman of Erb and Erb isn't so sure. He explains why.
The Morning Edition - K-WFor UW prof, Ukraine crisis hits close to homeMar 4, 2014 | 7:50University of Waterloo's John Jaworksy offers a unique perspective on the crisis in Ukraine. He is not only a political science professor, he is a member of the local Ukrainian community. He shares his insights, and what he's hearing from friends in that
The Morning Edition - K-WRight to vote would increase patriotism says permanent residentMar 4, 2014 | 7:27Kitchener is considering allowing permanent residents to vote in upcoming municipal elections, to increase voter turnout. Anja Kuznetsova says permanent residents like her are deeply invested in Canadian life and deserve the right to vote.
The Morning Edition - K-WKitchener-Centre MPP John Milloy packs it inMar 3, 2014 | 7:34John Milloy says he's fought hard to give Kitchener residents a voice in provincial politics, but the Kitchener-Centre Liberal MPP is about to step away from the fight. He tells us why, and what's next for him and his party.
The Morning Edition - K-WLRT to cost Waterloo Region $77 per household over 7 yearsMar 3, 2014 | 9:35The bids are in for the cost of constructing and maintaining the Ion for the next 30 years. The lowest bidder came in under budget, and will cost taxpayers about $11 a year in increased taxes over seven years. Regional councillor Jim Wideman explains.
The Morning Edition - K-WAboriginal opera to be performed at LaurierFeb 28, 2014 | 4:50A group of Laurier students is set to perform a very unique and very Canadian opera. It's the story of a one hundred and 50-year-old Aboriginal woman and her son in Northeastern Ontario. It's written in three languages, English, French and Anishnaabemowin
The Morning Edition - K-WConestoga College to expand in GuelphFeb 27, 2014 | 7:17Guelph city councillors have endorsed a multi-million dollar project for Baker Street which would include a campus for Conestoga College. Conestoga President John Tibbits was on The Morning Edition to explain how this would benefit the school and the comm
The Morning Edition - K-WWill greater punishment deter distracted driving?Feb 26, 2014 | 6:02Ontario has announced it will be raising fines on distracted driving. However, Jennifer Schulenberg, a professor in the department of sociology and legal studies at the University of Waterloo, believes the move may not make much of a difference.
The Morning Edition - K-WIs technology rewiring kids' brains?Feb 24, 2014 | 7:10We know screen time is affecting kids physically by making them less active, but less is known about what all that screen time is doing to their brains. CBC National Health reporter Pauline Dakin shares how tech alters kids' brains.