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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 seven years experience in the newsroom and has worked on television, radio, print and digital news platforms.
James made the 2,074 kilometre trek from Saskatchewan to work for Village Media back in November 2017.
Originally from Manitoulin Island, James is a proud member of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory.

Recent Work by James

This Saultite is building artifical intelligence to better the lives of orangutans at Toronto Zoo

This Saultite is building artifical intelligence to better the lives of orangutans at Toronto Zoo

Algoma University graduate Jenna Congdon gets to combine her love of animals and science after being tapped for two-year, post-doctoral fellowship
Another weekend, another anti-lockdown protest <b>(8 photos)</b>

Another weekend, another anti-lockdown protest (8 photos)

Sault Ste. Marie Police Service seen handing out tickets during protest at Bellevue Park Saturday
Algoma's top doctor encouraged by increased vaccine allocations

Algoma's top doctor encouraged by increased vaccine allocations

Dr. Jennifer Loo says 60 per cent of Algoma residents should have at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in their arm by the end of May
Anishinabek Police Service confirms 'attempted high-risk takedown' at Husky gas station

Anishinabek Police Service confirms 'attempted high-risk takedown' at Husky gas station

Officer draws weapon at east-end gas station after spotting suspect wanted in Poplar Avenue gunfire incident
Production to start on Christmas-themed flick in the Sault next week

Production to start on Christmas-themed flick in the Sault next week

Canadian-born actor David Lipper opens up about A Christmas Letter, the film he's been working to get off the ground for more than a decade
Area Métis ink self-governance agreement

Area Métis ink self-governance agreement

Leadership in Sault and surrounding areas officially adopts Métis Government Recognition and Self-Government Agreement
No comment from city's film office, producers about Christmas movie being shot in the Sault

No comment from city's film office, producers about Christmas movie being shot in the Sault

Filming of 'A Christmas Letter' wraps up May 23
This Saultite crochets handbags made out of plastic shopping bags <b>(4 photos)</b>

This Saultite crochets handbags made out of plastic shopping bags (4 photos)

A portion of the proceeds from Yuet Jin's popular handbags are going to charity
Garden River First Nation gets funding for solar-powered tiny homes

Garden River First Nation gets funding for solar-powered tiny homes

Agency responsible for Ontario's power system dishes out $7.1 million for 61 Indigenous energy support projects
Garden River First Nation gets funding for solar-powered tiny homes

Garden River First Nation gets funding for solar-powered tiny homes

Agency responsible for Ontario's power system dishes out $7.1 million for 61 Indigenous energy support projects