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Darren Taylor

Darren Taylor

Darren Taylor is a news reporter and photographer in Sault Ste Marie. He regularly covers community events, political announcements and numerous board meetings. With a background in broadcast journalism before making the jump to digital media, Darren has worked in the media since 1996. Born and raised in the Sault, he has a B.A. from the University of Toronto (specializing in 20th century British, European and U.S. history, 1992) and community college diplomas in Visual Arts (Sault College, 1987) and Broadcast Journalism (Dean's Honour List, Loyalist College, 2000). Darren especially enjoys writing SooToday's What's Up Wednesday feature stories and anything to do with Police, Fire, the military and veterans.

Recent Work by Darren

Is U.S. Coast Guard ready for an oil pipeline burst on the Great Lakes?

Is U.S. Coast Guard ready for an oil pipeline burst on the Great Lakes?

Former commander said Coast Guard not ready in 2017 statement; environmental groups call on Michigan Governor to shut down Enbridge 5 pipeline in winter months
Lawrence Brown helped Algoma University survive in its early days <b>(4 photos)</b>

Lawrence Brown helped Algoma University survive in its early days (4 photos)

Arranged university’s move to its current Queen Street East location
The smacking sound of wood and leather <b>(10 photos)</b>

The smacking sound of wood and leather (10 photos)

Saultites get exposed to cricket at Northern Community Centre
‘Harry Potter and the Cardboard Box’ shown on James Street <b>(10 photos)</b>

‘Harry Potter and the Cardboard Box’ shown on James Street (10 photos)

Grade 12 student Kaedri Miles one of 50 people who slept outdoors in a cardboard box overnight in the revived Great Soup Kitchen Sleep Over
Crank the Shield organizer first-ever winner of new Tourism Award

Crank the Shield organizer first-ever winner of new Tourism Award

Sean Ruppel brought annual epic three-day bicycle event from southern Ontario to Sault and area
‘From Pakistan to Peterborough, you’re welcome here’

‘From Pakistan to Peterborough, you’re welcome here’

Sault Ste. Marie’s Local Immigration Partnership (LIP) is the subject of this week’s SooToday What’s Up Wednesday
Former Sault man helped family when fire struck; now, woman wants to help him with organ donation

Former Sault man helped family when fire struck; now, woman wants to help him with organ donation

Richard Migwans awaiting kidney transplant; says ‘life is the biggest gift you can give’
Man helped family when fire struck; now, woman wants to help him with organ donation

Man helped family when fire struck; now, woman wants to help him with organ donation

Richard Migwans awaiting kidney transplant; says ‘life is the biggest gift you can give’
A ‘massive win’ for Algoma University

A ‘massive win’ for Algoma University

Waiting period for permission to grant new programs to go from two years down to six months, Sault MPP Romano says
Mayor, councillors start countdown to Giving Tuesday <b>(3 photos)</b>

Mayor, councillors start countdown to Giving Tuesday (3 photos)

City staff, all Saultites encouraged to donate to annual charity