Claude Sharma

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Claude Sharma is TVO's northeastern Ontario Hub reporter.

Claude Sharma's articles

Published On: Mar 06,2019

TVO.org speaks with director Catie Lamer about her new documentary, “Northern Gold” — and about how the precious metal has shaped the city’s past and present.  

Published On: Feb 14,2019

This Valentine’s Day, TVO.org talks to Professor Jason Lepojärvi — better known as “Dr. Love” — about romance, friendship, and why it’s better to be in Finland on February 14.

Published On: Feb 13,2019

Political strife in Haiti brought him to Canada. A chance encounter in a restaurant brought him to the northeastern town of Mattawa — and a life in politics.

Published On: Feb 06,2019

On the hunt for skilled employees, the city is making a pitch to thousands of workers in Oshawa who’ll soon be out of a job.

Published On: Jan 10,2019

Want to buy your own piece of the province for $500? Maybe you should consider heading to Smooth Rock Falls.

Published On: Dec 04,2018

You’ve probably never seen one — few have. But experts say their numbers may be on the rise.

Published On: Nov 19,2018

The Sudbury native was recently inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. He talks about the game, the calls, and his famous catchphrase

Published On: Nov 16,2018

Can new logos and slogans help northeastern communities boost their populations? Designer and Sudbury native Bruce Mau talks municipal makeovers and why the north needs to stop imitating the south.  

Published On: Nov 08,2018

Inspired by his family’s service, John Hetherington leads battlefield tours of Europe to tell the stories of Canadians who fought and died.

Published On: Oct 22,2018

Brock McGillis came out after his hockey career ended — now he’s coaching young players on how to stop using hateful language on and off the ice.

Published On: Sep 18,2018

Just two of the 36 mayoral candidates in the region’s five largest cities are women — and while things are changing, some say they’re changing too slowly.

Published On: Sep 14,2018

A recent study found that young people in northern Ontario are much less likely to pursue post-secondary education than their southern peers. Here’s why.

Published On: Aug 30,2018

At the Eshki-nishnaabemjig camp in northeastern Ontario, adult learners are brushing up on their ancestral language.

Published On: Aug 24,2018

Indigenous-led agencies are taking over from the Children’s Aid Society — and placing children in homes where they can stay connected to their cultures.

Published On: Aug 23,2018

A new permanent exhibition at Algoma University commemorates the dark history of Shingwauk Indian Residential School.

Published On: Jul 11,2018

Sudbury’s proposed NEO Kids hospital would help families with seriously ill children avoid frequent, gruelling road trips to the south — but with a new government in place, its future is uncertain.

Published On: Jul 09,2018

At designated sites across the province, visitors can camp out and take in the stars — without light pollution getting in the way.

Published On: Jun 25,2018

With the SIU investigating Timmins police in the deaths of two members of Fort Albany First Nation, the city has promised to take action to address widespread racial discrimination.