Sudbury: Morning North

 
 

Sudbury: Morning North

Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe, set in Sudbury, Ontario.

Updated: Fridays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/morningnorth/

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Morning North Podcast for the week of May 18, 2020

This week, we hear how the plexiglass business is booming because of the pandemic, a look at how tree planting will be different this year, we get a spring bug forecast, we hear about an auditory art project in Sudbury and futurist Jesse Hirsh shares his thoughts on our future.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of May 18, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:46:38]


Morning North Mystery Game May 22, 2020 - Jay

It was a clean sweep for our Morning North Mystery Game contestant, Jay from Moosonee. Have a listen and see if you could have done the same.

Download Morning North Mystery Game May 22, 2020 - Jay
[mp3 file: runs 00:14:37]


Morning North Podcast for the week of May 11, 2020

This week we mark the two months since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. We talk to a registered nurse in Sudbury about her career in nursing, some good news about the flooding threat in Kasechewan, we check in on a business offering curb-side shopping in New Liskeard, we get an update on how children are learning at home (or not), and a heartwarming story of some swans who delight in being released from isolation.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of May 11, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:51:46]


Morning North Mystery Game, May 15 2020 - Kip

Things were going well for our Morning North Mystery Game contestant Kip, but one question managed to stump him, preventing a clean sweep. Have a listen and find out if you could have answered all the questions.

Download Morning North Mystery Game, May 15 2020 - Kip
[mp3 file: runs 00:13:18]


Morning North Mystery Game, May 8, 2020 - Peter

Peter from Sault Ste. Marie was our contestant for this week's edition of the Morning north Mystery Game. He picked up four of the five prizes. Find out if you could have made a clean sweep.

Download Morning North Mystery Game, May 8, 2020 - Peter
[mp3 file: runs 00:12:15]


Morning North Podcast for the week of May 4, 2020

This week we meet some pizza deliverers in Sudbury who are worried about working during the pandemic, we learn about new symptoms related to COVID-19, research shows a connection between McIntyre Powder and Parkinson's Disease, some First Nations are blocking roads into their communities, and House of Commons Speaker, MP Anthony Rota, talks about Canada's virtual parliament.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of May 4, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:43:49]


Morning North Mystery Game May 1, 2020 - Kelly

Our contestant for this week's Morning North Mystery Game was a school teacher. After a nice chat about how the new online teaching system is working, we put Kelly to work to see how well she had been paying attention to the program this week. It wasn't a clean sweep, but still a good performance.

Download Morning North Mystery Game May 1, 2020 - Kelly
[mp3 file: runs 00:14:52]


Morning North Podcast for the week of April 27, 2020

This week an ICU doctor in Sudbury talks about COVID-19, we get some thoughts from an epidemiologist on Ontario's plan to reopen the economy, an update on the flooding evacuation in Kasechewan, life in a long term care facility during the pandemic, a conversation with Brad Hale as he leaves his job with the Elgin Street Mission in Sudbury, all while Markus' daughter tries to get her voice on the podcast.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of April 27, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:44:51]


Morning North Podcast for the week of April 20, 2020

This week, we hear from a Manitoulin man who was terrified to go into the Sudbury hospital for surgery, we look at how the pandemic is adding stress to refugees in the north, a man from St. Joseph Island doesn't think internet companies are playing fair, the Sudbury Theatre Centre makes a different kind of mask, and CBC Sudbury wins two awards from the Radio, Digital, Television News Association.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of April 20, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:45:34]


Morning North Mystery Game Apr 24, 2020 - Mark

This week on the Morning North Mystery Game, we put Sudbury trucker Mark to the test. He told us he listens to the program while he's out hauling. Find out if he was really paying attention...

Download Morning North Mystery Game Apr 24, 2020 - Mark
[mp3 file: runs 00:12:25]


Morning North Podcast for the week of April 13, 2020

This week we check out a COVID-19 assessment centre in Sudbury, reporter Erik White walks and talks about trail use during the pandemic, we hear from a couple of long term care home administrators in the north, a lesson in home-schooling, and how a woman in Sudbury was reunited with the son she gave up for adoption more than 50 years ago.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of April 13, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:47:14]


Morning North Mystery Game Apr 17, 2020 - Ben

Ben from Dowling took a chance at getting through to play the Morning North Mystery Game on his way home from work. While it wasn't a clean sweep, he did quite well. Have a listen and see how you would have done.

Download Morning North Mystery Game Apr 17, 2020 - Ben
[mp3 file: runs 00:12:18]


Morning North Podcast for the week of April 6, 2020

Our coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic continues with a conversation with the first person to test positive in northern Ontario, a pregnant woman worried about delivery, the anxiety around cleaning hospitals, individuals who've lost their jobs, and how some people are rallying to help health care workers.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of April 6, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:47:13]


Morning North Podcast for the week of March 30, 2020

This week we continue coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, with a look at preparedness in northern Ontario, the concerns of PSWs, how scientists, entrepreneurs and doctors are trying to help, plus an April 1st sportscast that imagines what might have happened if there was never a pandemic.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of March 30, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:41:49]


Morning North Mystery Game April 3, 2020 - Rob and family

Rob of North Bay called into our weekly news quiz show and got help from his three daughters to win a bunch of CBC prizes.

Download Morning North Mystery Game April 3, 2020 - Rob and family
[mp3 file: runs 00:14:04]


Morning North Mystery Game March 27, 2020 - Nick

Nick called from Capreol to play our weekly news quiz.

Download Morning North Mystery Game March 27, 2020 - Nick
[mp3 file: runs 00:11:53]


Morning North Podcast for the week of March 23, 2020

We look at how COVID-19 is impacting people in northern Ontario, from families to First Nations, local business to a wedding.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of March 23, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:48:09]


Morning North Podcast Bonus : Michael Atkins sells the Northern Life Newspaper

In this bonus episode of the Morning North podcast the uncut interview with Michael Atkins, founder of Laurentian Publishing in Sudbury. March 26, 2020 is the final day of publishing of the Northern Life Newspaper in Sudbury. It's online version, sudbury.com, has been sold to Village Media.

Download Morning North Podcast Bonus : Michael Atkins sells the Northern Life Newspaper
[mp3 file: runs 00:21:26]


Morning North Mystery Game March 20, 2020 - Melanie

Despite COVID-19, we go ahead with our weekly game show giving Melanie from Sault Ste. Marie the chance to win some CBC prizes.

Download Morning North Mystery Game March 20, 2020 - Melanie
[mp3 file: runs 00:11:02]


Morning North Podcast for the week of March 16, 2020

This week the province of Ontario declares a state of emergency to slow the spread of COVID-19. We have reaction from bar and restaurant owners, a store employee, and a northern politician. We also take you to a Guiness World Record broken at Science North in Sudbury.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of March 16, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:38:07]


Morning North Podcast for the week of March 9, 2020

This week the first case of COVID 19 is confirmed in Sudbury, Laurentian University cancels in-person classes, we look at the impact of the pandemic in Sudbury, we also discuss the Lions club's hobo dinner, and the success of the Circles program to help people out of poverty.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of March 9, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:42:28]


Morning North Mystery Game Friday March 13, 2020

Friday the 13th was a lucky day for John from Blind River who called in to play the Morning North Mystery Game.

Download Morning North Mystery Game Friday March 13, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:11:22]


Morning North Mystery Game - Friday March 6, 2020 - Leanne

We added a bonus to the Mystery Game this week. Listen to hear if Leanne wins!

Download Morning North Mystery Game - Friday March 6, 2020 - Leanne
[mp3 file: runs 00:12:07]


Morning North Podcast for the week of March 2, 2020

This week we cover coronavirus, the Ring of Fire mineral deposit, provincial politics, International Women's Day and the science of Guiness World Records.

Download Morning North Podcast for the week of March 2, 2020
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:17]