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James Hopkin

James Hopkin

James has worked as a video journalist for CTV Northern Ontario in Sault Ste. Marie, APTN National News in Halifax and CBC News in Saskatoon.
He has worked on television, radio, print and digital news platforms at different points in his career.
James made the 2,074 kilometre trek from Saskatchewan to work for SooToday back in November 2017.
Born and raised on Manitoulin Island, James is a proud member of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory.

Email
james@sootoday.com

Recent Work by James

Popular Vietnamese restaurant coming to Sault Ste. Marie

Popular Vietnamese restaurant coming to Sault Ste. Marie

Sunset Noodle House is opening in the heart of downtown Sault Ste. Marie early next year following a successful trial run in Batchawana Bay
Baawaating to honour National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Baawaating to honour National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Number of events scheduled to take place in Sault Ste. Marie Sept. 30
Property owner Italo Ferrari target of multiple lawsuits

Property owner Italo Ferrari target of multiple lawsuits

Legal woes dog controversial owner of former St. Veronica's school, General Hospital site
Sault police receive nearly $150K for camera deployment

Sault police receive nearly $150K for camera deployment

Grant money from province will go towards camera deployment in 'violent crime areas'
Ojibway artist designs orange shirt for Indspire, Giant Tiger

Ojibway artist designs orange shirt for Indspire, Giant Tiger

Patrick Hunter's orange shirt is being sold in Giant Tiger stores across Canada to raise funds for national Indigenous charity while spreading awareness for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
No easy fix for Sault housing woes, say mayoral candidates

No easy fix for Sault housing woes, say mayoral candidates

There's nothing to prohibit real estate investors from snatching up dozens of properties in Sault Ste. Marie. But mayoral candidates say the municipality can create more solutions to crack down on negligent and absentee property owners
Batchewana leader hopeful for treaty talks with King Charles

Batchewana leader hopeful for treaty talks with King Charles

Chief Dean Sayers was among First Nations leaders to meet with former Prince of Wales to discuss outstanding treaty issues in 2012
Southern Ontario investor buying up homes in the Sault

Southern Ontario investor buying up homes in the Sault

Two dozen numbered companies directed by the same businessman have purchased a combined 129 properties, mostly downtown, according to records obtained by SooToday
Anishinabek Police Service swears in new chief <b>(5 photos)</b>

Anishinabek Police Service swears in new chief (5 photos)

Swearing-in ceremony for recently appointed chief Jeff Skye held in Sault Ste. Marie Thursday
Ribbon skirt now part of Anishinabek Police Service uniform

Ribbon skirt now part of Anishinabek Police Service uniform

Sgt. Karen Bell says APS is first police service in Ontario to incorporate traditional ribbon skirt into standard uniform