Published On: Jul 01,2020
Truckers spend long hours on the road keeping the supply chain up and running. They need to stay rested and fed — but COVID-19 is making that tougher in northern Ontario.
Published On: Jun 11,2020
TVO.org is speaking to activists across Ontario to find out what's happening in their communities — and how they're fighting injustice. Today, we interview TiCarra Paquet and Liam Cousineau, who helped organize the June 3 march in Sudbury.
Published On: May 29,2020
TVO.org speaks with the former federal health minister about the Canadian Forces report, the government’s approach to long-term care — and how voters can support change.
Published On: May 25,2020
After libraries and other service providers shut down, Sudbury’s homeless population lacked access to various amenities. So the YMCA stepped in.
Published On: May 18,2020
TVO.org speaks with Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller about why it’s challenging to gather COVID-19 data on Indigenous populations — and where the federal government has room for improvement.
Published On: May 08,2020
Across the province, Indigenous groups are setting up assessment centres to fill what they call a gap in the health-care system.
Published On: Apr 27,2020
Each spring, the remote First Nation faces the risk of flooding and evacuation. This year, the coronavirus is making matters even more complicated.
Published On: Apr 24,2020
COVID-19 has brought massive and unexpected costs — and communities in the north are trying to brace for them.
Published On: Apr 16,2020
In labs across the province, cutting-edge work is being done to develop new ways of testing for — and containing — the novel coronavirus.
Published On: Apr 02,2020
COVID-19 is prompting many city-dwellers to self-isolate at the cottage. That has locals concerned about whether the health-care system can take the strain.
Published On: Mar 31,2020
For those who live in small and rural communities in Ontario, giving birth can mean travelling many hours from your home. The coronavirus is adding a whole new set of concerns.
Published On: Mar 20,2020
Moose Cree, a community of 1,400 near the southern end of James Bay, hasn’t had a case of the coronavirus yet — and it plans to keep it that way.
Published On: Mar 19,2020
Travel restrictions. Family members far away. During the COVID-19 outbreak, international students across the province are facing difficult choices.
Published On: Mar 16,2020
The city reported its first case of the novel coronavirus last week and a second case on Sunday. Here’s what we know about Sudbury’s response.
Published On: Mar 12,2020
A new bestseller, snowshoes, a fishing rod — just some of the things you can check out at the Greater Sudbury Library.
Published On: Feb 27,2020
A new health centre in Timmins is offering its services in French — and aims to be “a gathering place” for the francophone community.
Published On: Feb 10,2020
This month, several Anishinabek nations are voting on what could be one of the largest self-governance agreements in Canada. So what does that mean?
Published On: Feb 04,2020
Two years ago, Joey Knapaysweet and Agnes Sutherland died in police custody, and the city was forced to reckon with its “pervasive” anti-Indigenous racism. TVO.org looks at what has changed — and what hasn’t.