Julia Chapman

Julia Chapman is a radio and television producer for CBC Toronto. With CBC since 2010, she was one of the first reporters to work out of CBC Hamilton. Julia is proud alumni of both Ryerson University and the University of Guelph. When she's not in the newsroom, Julia loves to travel and explore big cities around the globe and try out new recipes in her kitchen. Most of all, she loves exploring her hometown, Toronto, and enjoying what every pocket of the city has to offer.

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Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Friday

Another cold day in Hamilton and we've got snow on the way. There's a wind chill warning in effect for the city, so it feels like -28 C for your walk to work this morning! Here's the traffic, weather and news you'll need in for your Friday (TGIF!)

Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Thursday

A lovely white blanket of snow is covering Hamilton this morning. Leave a bit of extra time to clean off your car before heading out. The good news is it's light and fluffy. It won't be a strenuous snow removal effort. Here's all the traffic, weather and news you'll need to start your Thursday.

Hamilton DayStarter: Everything you need to know Wednesday

Another chilly day in Hamilton. When you leave your home this morning, it will feel like -28 C. Bundle up! Here's all the traffic, weather and news you'll need to start your day.
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Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Tuesday

All lanes are now REOPEN after a fatal crash on the QEW at Walkers Line. And it's cold again! All the traffic, weather and news you'll need for your Tuesday morning is in the Daystarter.

Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Monday

Hamilton is in store for some cold temperatures this week, starting today. It will feel like -11 C when you leave this morning, but it will feel a lot colder later this afternoon. Here's the traffic, weather and news you need to start your week.

Kaling Wald charged after husband's decomposing body found in home

Peter Wald's body was found decomposing in his family's east-end home in September. His wife was arrested and charged with indignity to a body Thursday.
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Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Friday

Snow in Hamilton. It's back, folks. Leave a bit of extra time to clean off your car this morning before you leave the house. Here's all the traffic, weather and news you'll need for your Friday morning.

Construction boosting Hamilton's economy, with more to come

Hamilton's Chamber of Commerce and other economic partners say the city is in store for a sunny 2014.

Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Thursday

The snow is back and its getting colder again. Feeling like -10 C for your walk to work this morning. Get ready for some flurries later on. Here's the traffic, weather and news you need to start your Thursday.

Hamilton DayStarter: Everything you need to know Wednesday

Long-time Ward 3 councillor Bernie Morelli passed away Tuesday evening. Read more about Bernie's legacy in Hamilton later on our site. Here's the traffic, news and weather you'll need for your Wednesday.

Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Tuesday

It's the last day of temperatures on the plus side, so savour it and then get ready for a change. It's 1 C to start your day. Here's all the traffic, weather and news you need to get through your Tuesday morning.
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Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Monday

Well, there's no wind chill today. 3 C to start your work week and that temperature will warm up as the day progresses. Grab an umbrella on the way out the door just in case. Here's the weather, traffic and news you need to get through your Monday morning.
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'It's an upward battle:' Hamilton vets talk about struggle with PTSD

In late 2013, five former or current Canadian Forces soldiers took their own lives. All suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder. CBC Hamilton spoke to four local veterans who live with the debilitating condition about how it has affected their lives.

Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Friday

I doubt anyone will believe me based on this morning's weather when I say tomorrow will feel almost like spring. But its true. Get ready for some wild weather changes, Hamilton! The highways and roads are wet and slippery this morning – leave extra time to get where you're going.
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Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Thursday

Hamilton has a warm-up coming its way, so enjoy the snow while it lasts. Come this weekend, it probably won't be there anymore. Here's what you need to know for your Thursday morning.