Peter Duck is the voice of CBC Windsor's morning radio news. He originated in Morpeth (in Chatham-Kent), and made his way back "home" to Windsor, by way of Toronto, Saskatchewan and Winnipeg.
Latest from Peter Duck
Man convicted of assaulting girlfriend says mandatory program was 'a damn eye-opener'
One program has served 374 people in the past year, but is limited to 12 weeks. Another goes deeper, but only has room for eight men at a time.
Women rely on 'luck of the draw' when seeking shelter from domestic violence
Windsor's main shelter for women experiencing domestic violence has turned away 443 women and 336 children since May 2016. It blames stagnant government funding, at a time of increasing demand and a shortage of affordable housing in the community.
Keep it quiet, or shine a light: Debate over police reporting on domestic violence
Almost a quarter of the violent crimes in Windsor are domestic assaults, but you would never know it from the news releases that come from city police.
Windsor might get more sidewalks — but people are divided over the idea
Later this summer city council will consider a new active transportation master plan. It recommends sidewalks be added to streets that were built without them, "within a set number of years."
Pedestrian, cycling path approved for south Windsor neighbourhood
City council agreed Monday to add a link to make it easier for people in the Rockport neighbourhood to get to bus stops, and future bike lanes on the 6th Concession.
Fluoride debate continues in Tecumseh, LaSalle
Windsor city council voted 8-3 in favour of the reintroduction of fluoride. Now either Tecumseh or LaSalle must also agree to the change as they share the water supply.
Fewer vouchers available for fixing cats in Windsor this year
With the budget for the City of Windsor's cat sterlization voucher program cut to $30,000 this year, only 400 of the coupons will be available.
Windsor woman rejects 'African-American' label
A black woman says people in Windsor should rethink the term they use to refer to people such as herself. Linda McCurdy's ancestors escaped from slavery in the United States and arrived in Amherstburg 185 years ago.
Deer damaging parks on west side of Windsor
A naturalist with the City of Windsor says deer are damaging parks, and the city is contemplating how to handle the problem. Karen Cedar says the city is still gathering information to determine how many deer can be sustained in the natural areas on the west side of Windsor.
Windsor councillor worries about fallout of split votes
The longest-serving member of Windsor city council sees a problem developing among the current personnel of elected officials. Bill Marra says a "consistent six to four divide on certain votes" could create "an unhealthy work environment."
How CBC News graded Windsor city council
We collected as much information as we could, poring over the minutes of council and committee meetings, accessing publicly-available reports from the city, and analyzing all the news coverage over the past two years.
CBC grades Windsor city council in mid-term report cards
Windsor's economy has improved dramatically since the last municipal election, exactly two years ago. That's a major theme in the mid-term report cards CBC News presents today.
City vs. County: Lakeshore exploring potential for bus service
As the potential for regional transit picks in Windsor-Essex, Lakeshore is set to look at launching its own bus service.
City versus County: Leamington 'looks after itself' on economic development, tourism
The mayor of Leamington says his town is seeing "great success" when it comes to job creation, thanks to hiring its own economic development officer.
City vs. County: Regional transit could be back on the table
Five years after Essex County council slammed the brakes on talk of a regional transit system, there are signs the unofficial moratorium on the topic is ending.