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Metro Morning - Maximum WageAug 22, 2014 | 5:59Metro Morning Maximum Wage Audio
Metro Morning Maximum Wage Aug 22, 2014 | 5:59Maximum Wage?
Metro Morning - Children DyingAug 22, 2014 | 8:01Metro Morning Children Dying Audio
Metro Morning Children Dying Aug 22, 2014 | 8:01CBC News learned this week that since 2009, 26 children in Newfoundland have died while in the care of social services. Here in Ontario, that number is much higher.
Metro Morning - Rice vs. NoodlesAug 22, 2014 | 4:48Metro Morning Rice vs. Noodles Audio
Metro Morning Rice vs. Noodles Aug 22, 2014 | 4:48Rice vs. Noodles
Superior Morning - Motorcycle FatalitiesAug 22, 2014 | 6:10Superior Morning Motorcycle Fatalities Audio
Superior Morning Motorcycle Fatalities Aug 22, 2014 | 6:10A new report from the OPP raises concerns about motorcycle safety. The number of fatalities could reach a seven-year high.We'll hear what's behind the increase in deaths and how riders can stay safe.
Superior Morning - Metis Nation of OntarioAug 22, 2014 | 8:52Superior Morning Metis Nation of Ontario Audio
Superior Morning Metis Nation of Ontario Aug 22, 2014 | 8:52Leaders of the Metis Nation of Ontario are gathering in Thunder Bay this weekend. Gary lipinski is President of the Association.
Superior Morning - The Anicinabe Park Occupation...40 years later.Aug 22, 2014 | 7:21Superior Morning The Anicinabe Park Occupation...40 years later. Audio
Superior Morning The Anicinabe Park Occupation...40 years later. Aug 22, 2014 | 7:21A big anniversary taking place this weekend in Kenora. Lorraine Major was one of the people who occupied Anicinabe Park 40 years ago. Now she's helping with the organization of this weekend's event
Superior Morning - Zombie Walk TrainingAug 22, 2014 | 6:19Superior Morning Zombie Walk Training Audio
Superior Morning Zombie Walk Training Aug 22, 2014 | 6:19In preparation for Saturday night's north core zombie takeover, some tips for blending in with the walking dead. Scotia Waddell is a coordinator with ZASTA, or the 'Zombie Apocalypse Survival Training Association.'
The Morning Edition - K-W - Where is the bust of Kaiser Wilhelm?Aug 22, 2014 | 10:00The Morning Edition - K-W Where is the bust of Kaiser Wilhelm? Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Where is the bust of Kaiser Wilhelm? Aug 22, 2014 | 10:00The disappearance of the bust of Kaiser Wilhelm I one hundred years ago is one of Kitchener's greatest unsolved mysteries. Local historian Rych Mills explains how it went missing, and what might have happened to it.
Morning North - Meet the ProducersAug 22, 2014 | 5:54Morning North Meet the Producers Audio
Morning North Meet the Producers Aug 22, 2014 | 5:54We've been speaking with all kinds of farmers this summer as we try to connect with some of the people in northern Ontario who produce our food. Eric Blondin started a new vegetable buisness in Sudbury called Les Jardin Blondin.
Morning North - Experienced motorcycle rider shares safety tipsAug 22, 2014 | 6:51Morning North Experienced motorcycle rider shares safety tips Audio
Morning North Experienced motorcycle rider shares safety tips Aug 22, 2014 | 6:51Motorcycle fatalities are expected to reach a seven-year high. And police say it's not young, inexperienced drivers who make up the bulk of the fatalities.
Morning North - Sudbury vet gives her advice on stopping rabbit infestationAug 22, 2014 | 5:55Morning North Sudbury vet gives her advice on stopping rabbit infestation Audio
Morning North Sudbury vet gives her advice on stopping rabbit infestation Aug 22, 2014 | 5:55We have more on that colony of rabbits that is becoming a nuisance in the Sudbury neighbourhood of Garson. Dr. Janice Vannevel from Lasalle Animal Clinic shares her suggestions on how to keep rabbits from breeding out of control.
Morning North - Sudbury's garlic festival this weekend.Aug 22, 2014 | 6:39Morning North Sudbury's garlic festival this weekend. Audio
Morning North Sudbury's garlic festival this weekend. Aug 22, 2014 | 6:39Sudbury hosts the Canadian Garlic Festival for the 23rd year in a row. We spoke to an organizer who brought some delicious garlic treats to the studio.
Morning North - Sudbury Theatre Centre looking for young actorAug 22, 2014 | 5:09Morning North Sudbury Theatre Centre looking for young actor Audio
Morning North Sudbury Theatre Centre looking for young actor Aug 22, 2014 | 5:09Sudbury's theatre is looking for a young actor to fill an important role in a fall production.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Child-tailored Google and YouTube accounts a good thing, says analystAug 22, 2014 | 8:21The Morning Edition - K-W Child-tailored Google and YouTube accounts a good thing, says analyst Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Child-tailored Google and YouTube accounts a good thing, says analyst Aug 22, 2014 | 8:21The Washington Post reports Google plans to introduce special "kid accounts." University of Waterloo internet ethics expert Aimee Morrison thinks is a good move, because it means kids won't be posing as adults when they're online.
Ontario Today - The Talk about being blackAug 22, 2014 | 51:38Ontario Today The Talk about being black Audio
Ontario Today The Talk about being black Aug 22, 2014 | 51:38Clashes over the shooting of Michael Brown aren't just about life in Missouri. It hits close to home for many black families. An open lines on the Talk you've had with your kids about being black.

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