wrestlers in a ring from the article How can wrestling help First Nations communities? 
The Canadian Wrestling Federation puts on a show when it visits Indigenous communities. But it also takes on pressing issues like substance abuse, bullying, and suicide.  
a man holding a photograph up to the camera from the article That’s no moon: Before these NASA astronauts went to space, they went to Sudbury
In the 1970s, the agency sent astronauts to northeastern Ontario to prepare for their trips to the moon — and helped drive the region’s scientific aspirations.  
Two police cars in Sudbury from the article Why some Ontario drug dealers are now being charged with manslaughter
Almost 1,500 people died of opioid-related overdoses across the province in 2018. Police are hoping that criminal charges will act a deterrent — but critics say that the legal system is not the answer.
Bow of rowboat on beach with sunlit water in the background.  from the article How northern Ontario’s Rainbow Camp creates a safe space for LGBTQ youth
At Rainbow Camp, located just east of Sault Ste. Marie, young people canoe, do yoga, and learn about LGBTQ history. TVO.org talks with co-founder Harry Stewart about how the camp came to be and why it’s important to build supportive environments.

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Published On: June 07, 2019
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Published On: May 28, 2019
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Published On: May 13, 2019
In the past, evacuations from the remote First Nation disrupted education and set students back — this year, class will be in session despite the floods.
Published On: May 10, 2019
Northeastern Ontario Hub reporter Claude Sharma discusses a federal government flood-relieve plan for Kashechewan First Nation.
Published On: April 17, 2019
American researchers were looking for the ideal place to test aerial-imaging technology for detecting animals in the wild — and they found it at the Polar Bear Habitat in Cochrane.
Published On: April 12, 2019
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Published On: April 01, 2019
Dozens of municipalities still use combined sewers. In Timmins, that means waste released into lakes — and basements.
Published On: March 29, 2019
TVO.org talks to Little Native Hockey League president Marian Jacko about the growth of the annual tournament — and what the sport means to Indigenous youth.
Published On: March 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: February 28, 2019
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Published On: February 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: February 13, 2019
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Published On: February 06, 2019
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Published On: January 10, 2019
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Published On: December 04, 2018
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Published On: November 19, 2018
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Published On: November 16, 2018
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