Apr 25, 2014 | 8:30Voyage North The Dirty Dozen Audio
Voyage North The Dirty Dozen Apr 25, 2014 | 8:30The Dirty Dozen's story borders on urban legend in Thunder Bay. The brash, Westfort boot hockey team--that's right boot hockey--dominated the sport in the city from 1983 to 1996.
"The Dozen" is a new documentary that tells their story, it's showing thi
Apr 17, 2014 | 8:17Voyage North Flappers, Fashion and Femininity in the 1920's Audio
Voyage North Flappers, Fashion and Femininity in the 1920's Apr 17, 2014 | 8:17The "Modern Girl" was a fixture of 1920s Canadian consumer culture. She had a short skirt and bobbed hair. She also had a penchant for smoking, drinking, dancing, and jazz.
You could find her image in art, film, fashion, and advertising. But she was a
Apr 16, 2014 | 7:08Voyage North Deer Lake school goes solar Audio
Voyage North Deer Lake school goes solar Apr 16, 2014 | 7:08The community of Deer Lake relies on expensive diesel fuel for most of its electricity needs. But yesterday, the community unveiled a solar project on the roof of the local school. The CBC's Adam Burns was in Deer Lake for the ribbon-cutting.
Apr 15, 2014 | 8:40Voyage North Adapting to climate change in Thunder Bay Audio
Voyage North Adapting to climate change in Thunder Bay Apr 15, 2014 | 8:40The climate is changing. For instance, we're seeing more severe storms more flooding. Communities are now trying to figure out how to adapt to this new normal of extremes and unpredictability. Al Douglas directs the Ontario Centre for Climate Impacts and
Apr 14, 2014 | 7:26Voyage North Mackenzie Farquhar on Voyage North Audio
Voyage North Mackenzie Farquhar on Voyage North Apr 14, 2014 | 7:26For Mackenzie Farquhar of Thnder Bay it's been 7 years of spinning and stretching, pirouettes and plies. But now all that hard work is paying off. The graduate of the National Ballet School has accepted a position to dance with the Zurich Ballet. It's one
Apr 11, 2014 | 8:27Voyage North The girl who needs a heart--got one! Audio
Voyage North The girl who needs a heart--got one! Apr 11, 2014 | 8:27In January of 2012, 14-year old Bronwyn Huffman was diagnosed with leukemia. Just a few months later, in May of that year, she suffered heart failure due to the chemotherapy.
For the past 2 years, she has been moving the blood around her body with the
Apr 2, 2014 | 3:36Voyage North Alvin Fiddler on Voyage North Audio
Voyage North Alvin Fiddler on Voyage North Apr 2, 2014 | 3:36The Northern Ontario School of Medicine says it is better preparing students to combat suicide with the help of a new curriculum.
At a press conference held Wednesday at its Sudbury and Thunder Bay campuses, NOSM said the training introduced at the sch
Mar 19, 2014 | 7:50Voyage North Izzeldin Abuelaish on Voyage North Audio
Voyage North Izzeldin Abuelaish on Voyage North Mar 19, 2014 | 7:50"I Shall Not Hate" is the title of the best-selling memoir by Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish. He's better known as The Gaza Doctor. The Palestinian physician, who now works as a professor at the University of Toronto, has been nominated three times for the Nobel
Mar 17, 2014 | 3:30Voyage North Bear wakes up Audio
Voyage North Bear wakes up Mar 17, 2014 | 3:30You may be starting to feel like winter will never end. But take heart, because there's one authority on the subject that's saying otherwise. Chippewa Park's lone black bear woke up from hibernation over the weekend.
And she had a bit of an audience beca
Mar 17, 2014 | 4:01Voyage North Stan Beardy on Voyage North Audio
Voyage North Stan Beardy on Voyage North Mar 17, 2014 | 4:01In a new video, Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy is sharing his story about his experience with cancer.
It premiered today at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre.
The short video is intended to raise awareness about the importance of regul
Mar 12, 2014 | 6:44Voyage North Don Newman on Voyage North Audio
Voyage North Don Newman on Voyage North Mar 12, 2014 | 6:44Walking in the winter woods is a pretty common activity for many people who live in Northwestern Ontario. Usually you feel pretty safe while you're out for a stroll.
But just south of the border, Don Newman, a trapper from Nashwauk, Minnesota, had an