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Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world — whether it's down the road or around the globe. Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.

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Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world — whether it's down the road or around the globe. Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    A roving exhibit is about to launch a months long tour around Kingston. And in this show you don't just look at the art - you contribute.

    Two years ago the Ontario Hockey League appointed a director of cultural diversity to ensure the game is inclusive to everyone involved - players, staff, fans, and parents. In a week, when pro hockey recognized its first prominent players of color, we ask how their experience is influencing the game for young players today.

    Christmas is extra special when you have a freshly cut Christmas tree that you picked, cut, and brought home from the farm. We met a Christmas tree farmer who's helped provide that holiday spirit to families for 10 years.

    • 25 min
    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    It's been more than three decades since the killing of 14 women at Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. But how much has really changed since that day, when it comes to violence against women?

    It's called the “King of musical instruments" for its size, complexity and power. But it's not as commonly known as piano or violin..probably because a pipe organ is not very portable. An organist tells us why the organ deserves to transcend its traditional church setting and get more attention.

    The NDP argues that the province's chief medical officer of health should be an independent officer of the legislature. The party is introducing a private member’s bill to make the change.

    • 22 min
    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Today is a big day for a small Bruce County community - the Chesley Hospital emergency department is once again open after an unprecedented 8-week closure. One local resident and former South Bruce Grey Health Centre board member joined me to talk about the closure, the implications, and the future of the hospital.

    The list of municipalities that oppose the province's controversial new housing law continues to grow. Peterborough mayor Jeff Leal joined us to elaborate on a 7-page letter he sent to Minister Steve Clark, and why he believes the new law is a bad idea.

    • 18 min
    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    This weekend a local pageant winner will be using her title and her platform to underline beauty and strength in disabilities. This morning we got to know Andreia Pacheco and her cause.

    It's unusual to see a flock of evening grosbeaks show up in Tiny Township at this time of the year....and now, one of them is getting even more attention from local birders because of an unusual, little seen feature.

    A research program at Queen's University gives older adults an opportunity to dance, sing and express their creativity....while giving a boost to their well-being.

    This Saturday the Barrie Public Library is hosting a new event that wants to showcase one of the many communities that they work with, local authors. If you want to get started on your holiday shopping, you might want to check out this weekend's Local Author Book Market.

    • 28 min
    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    A report issued last week in Peterborough found an increase of domestic violence occurrences during the pandemic. We spoke with Kirsten Armbrust, the Executive Director of community counseling and resource center

    The new retirement home in Seeley's Bay opened with a song in its heart, and in its hallways Our show director Jared Hillel caught up with the owner to learn more about music as a fundamental element of elder care.

    The backlog for surgeries at Ontario hospitals is frustrating for so many patients waiting for care. Now, that may change soon....with the help of a new digital system that the province is funding.


    A report issued last week in Peterborough found an increase of domestic violence occurrences during the pandemic. We spoke with Kirsten Armbrust, the Executive Director of community counseling and resource center

    The new retirement home in Seeley's Bay opened with a song in its heart, and in its hallways Our show director Jared Hillel caught up with the owner to learn more about music as a fundamental element of elder care.

    The backlog for surgeries at Ontario hospitals is frustrating for so many patients waiting for care. Now, that may change soon....with the help of a new digital system that the province is funding.

    • 19 min
    Ontario Morning Podcast

    Ontario Morning Podcast

    What is it like to be part of the World Cup, one of the biggest sporting events of the world....and feeling conflicted being there? We spoke with a Barrie soccer fan and feminist activist in Qatar.

    The basement of a Cobourg church was turned into a temporary overnight shelter a week ago, but volunteers are told beds are no longer allowed for those in need of a place to sleep.

    Pandemic art, one word at a time. Barrie's new poet laureate has big ideas for her new role, and they go beyond poetry. We met the author and poet, Tyneisha Ternent.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

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20 Ratings

20 Ratings

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Great show!

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Disappointed with the new host

Really miss the shows before

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Excellent show!

We love Julianne’s interview style!

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