The Effects of No Ice on the Great Lakes

Ontario Hubs

A relatively mild winter this year has resulted in very little ice cover across the Great Lakes. Many surrounding communities rely on the ice for recreational activities such as ice fishing as an economic boost through tourism during the shoulder season. Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan visited Manitoulin Island and the southwestern Ontario community of Mitchell's Bay to see how unpredictable ice levels affect small communities.
Aired:
Mar 27, 2020
Thinking of your experience with tvo.org, how likely are you to recommend tvo.org to a friend or colleague?
Not at all Likely
Extremely Likely
For more than 25 years, peregrines have nested on a ledge 18 floors up on a downtown hotel. FalconWatch keeps a close eye on them — and you can, too.
It’s nearly 10 feet tall, weighs five tonnes — and now stands as a monument to a once-thriving local industry.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

In the wake of multiple police evictions in Toronto parks, advocates are calling for a conceptual — and literal — redesign of public space.
Bill Davis and Robert Nixon faced off against each other in provincial elections in the 1970s. Now, they’re both in their 90s — and should be regarded as legends.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province. 

This big bull represents the region’s history of farming livestock — and stands as a tribute to the legacy of one man.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: Fifty years ago, the province made big moves on alcohol consumption and regulation. It’s well past time that happened again.