two men and a woman stand on a beach from the article A year after Flight 752 was shot down, Canadian families are still seeking justice
Shortly after the flight from Tehran to Kyiv claimed dozens of Canadian lives, COVID-19 took over the news cycle. But victims’ friends and relatives continue their fight for answers — and accountability.
two newspaper front pages from the article ‘One fire away’: Why Ontario communities are digitizing their newspapers
As COVID-19 accelerates the closure of publications across the province, there’s a growing sense of urgency to make sure records of local history survive.
a wheelchair sits next to a yellow schoolbus from the article The government’s school-reopening plan ignores kids with disabilities, say critics
Ontario’s back-to-school plan doesn’t accommodate students with disabilities, advocates say — and offers more evidence that they have been forgotten throughout the pandemic.
A car turns at a road block from the article The SIU is investigating the death of an infant. Here’s what we know
 A one-year-old child was struck by a bullet in November. Did an OPP officer fire the gun?.

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Published On: January 06, 2021
Abattoirs have been shutting down across the province — now the pandemic is putting pressure on an already strained system.
Published On: December 18, 2020
Eastern Ontario Hub journalist Marsha McLeod reports on the tragic shooting of a child and the SIU investigation it has triggered.
Published On: October 30, 2020
Following poisonings in the United States and a frightening incident closer to home, the nation’s capital city debated keeping kids at home on October 31.
Published On: October 30, 2020
A growing number of libraries are turning a new page — and ditching the late fees that can act as barriers to marginalized and lower-income patrons.
Published On: October 26, 2020
What does it take to get broadband internet in parts of rural eastern Ontario?
Published On: October 20, 2020
Forty-foot towers. Hundred-foot trenches. In the Township of Douro-Dummer, residents consider large-scale options to deal with slow and unreliable internet.
Published On: September 29, 2020
OPINION: The mayor says residents should walk or get a ride to overburdened testing centres. That’s not an option for everyone, and it’s putting people with disabilities — and those without cars — at risk.
Published On: September 12, 2020
In September 1945, a Soviet cipher clerk went to authorities claiming that a spy ring had infiltrated the intelligence services of multiple countries, including Canada. What happened next would help usher in the Cold War.
Published On: August 21, 2020
In the spring, TVO.org spoke to cottage-country business owners afraid that COVID-19 would harm their summer prospects. This week, we check back in.
Published On: August 20, 2020
In the spring, TVO.org spoke to cottage-country business owners afraid that COVID-19 would harm their summer prospects. This week, we check back in.
Published On: July 03, 2020
How have gig economy workers protected themselves during the pandemic?
Published On: June 29, 2020
A new resource from Queen’s University aims to demystify the legal world — and give workers access to informed advice.
Published On: June 22, 2020
No visits. Deteriorating mental health. Extended isolation. Spouses of inmates are sounding the alarm — as a new report points to the suspension and violation of basic human rights.
Published On: June 10, 2020
TVO.org is speaking to protestors across Ontario to find out what's happening in their communities — and how they're fighting injustice. Today, we interview Mofi Badmos and Lavie Williams of Black Luck Collective.
Published On: June 10, 2020
Harvesting is celebrated as a way to reconnect with nature and food — but does it put wild plants at risk?
Published On: June 09, 2020
Provincial and federal government have offered some funding for non-profits during COVID-19 — but experts say it won’t come close to being enough.
Published On: June 01, 2020
OPINION: I grew up in Kingston. It’s a beautiful and historic city — but it has problems with racism. And I’m over making everyone feel comfortable by not calling it out.
Published On: May 29, 2020
At last count, 125 of Ontario’s roughly 200 fairs had been cancelled due to the pandemic — and a number of them may never return.