Dec 22, 2013 | 6:17Voyage North OFSAA Championship Audio
Voyage North OFSAA Championship Dec 22, 2013 | 6:17The OFSAA Boy's Volleyball Championship continues today in Thunder Bay. Sir Winston Churchill CVI got an automatic berth as the "home team" but held their own against the best squads in Ontario, narrowly missing a chance at advancing to quarter-final play
Oct 18, 2013 | 6:09Voyage North Local solidarity with Mi'kmaq protesters Audio
Voyage North Local solidarity with Mi'kmaq protesters Oct 18, 2013 | 6:09Events are happening all across Canada today showing solidarity for Mi'kmaq anti-fracking protesters in New Brunswick.
The protest has been going on for weeks, but it came to a head yesterday when RCMP officers clashed with the demonstrators.
Apr 30, 2013 | 7:47Voyage North Dallas Hogan Audio
Voyage North Dallas Hogan Apr 30, 2013 | 7:47Dallas "The Punisher" Hogan has been competing in Strongman and weight lifting competitions for a decade.
And it shows: at 5'9, he's 275 pounds of pure muscle.
Hogan is fresh off a big win at a powerlifting competition in Amherst, Nova Scotia. But
Oct 9, 2013 | 8:19Voyage North Scott King Audio
Voyage North Scott King Oct 9, 2013 | 8:19You may have caught Thunder Bay's Soctt King opening for LeAnn Rimes earlier this year.
But tomorrow night at the Foundry, he'll be the main attraction.
First,Scott joins Cathy Alex on Voyage North where he explains how early in his career, he ended up
Nov 21, 2012 | 6:53Voyage North Reaction to Fort Frances mill shutdown Audio
Voyage North Reaction to Fort Frances mill shutdown Nov 21, 2012 | 6:53People in Fort Frances are still trying to come to grips with the news that most operations in the Resolute mill are shutting down, indefinitely. Just one newsprint machine will keep operating.
The question of what happens next is coming up in conversations all around the town, especially in places where people like to get together with their friends and colleagues. Places like Lee Garden Restaurant where Don Eldridge owns the diner.
Dec 6, 2012 | 7:19Voyage North The Unbuilt Campus Audio
Voyage North The Unbuilt Campus Dec 6, 2012 | 7:19Voyage North's Josh Lynn brings us a ghost story of a different kind. We hear how unfinished plans still haunt the campus at Lakehead University. An exhibit on the subject curated by former LU professor Gary Genosko runs at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery until Dec 30th.
Jan 16, 2013 | 6:10Voyage North Nipigon River Bridge protest Audio
Voyage North Nipigon River Bridge protest Jan 16, 2013 | 6:10Cold and windy weather failed to deter hundreds of First Nations people from a march and rally near Nipigon today. Members of several Ffirst Nations in the Lake Superior area participated in a protest against the actions of the federal government. The CBC's Jody Porter was there,
Jan 18, 2013 | 6:46Voyage North Thunder Bay Steam Punk Society Audio
Voyage North Thunder Bay Steam Punk Society Jan 18, 2013 | 6:46The first official meeting of the Thunder Bay Steampunk society happens tonight. The Ladies and Gents of Fort William and Port Arthur are invited to participate in a variety of stimulating Victorian themed activities. We hear how participation in the society may improve your mood as effectively as even the most expertly formulated patent medicine.
Jan 24, 2013 | 6:48Voyage North Jane Urquhart Sense of Place Northwestern Ontario Audio
Voyage North Jane Urquhart Sense of Place Northwestern Ontario Jan 24, 2013 | 6:48"Nothing happens nowhere". Author Jane Urquhart was born and spent the first 5 years of her life in Little Long Lac, near Geraldton. She told Voyage North host Cathy Alex how those early years in northwestern Ontario continue to shape and influence her writing. Her book "Away" is representing Ontario in this year's Canada Reads:Turf Wars. Urquhart was in Thunder Bay with Richard Wagamese (his book Indian Horse is representing British Columbia)for a special Canada Reads event. It celebrated their mutual connection to northwesern Ontario.
Feb 4, 2013 | 6:39Voyage North Searchlight contest Audio
Voyage North Searchlight contest Feb 4, 2013 | 6:39Start practicing! CBC Music is looking for the best new artist in Northwestern Ontario. The fun doesn't stop there. Regional winners will be pitted against each other, and one act will be declared "Canada's Next Great Musical Act" and will win $20,000 worth of Yamaha music gear and a CBC recording session in Toronto. You can lsiten to all the cotnest details right here and head to music.cbc.ca/voyagenorth to sign up.