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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

'It's time for Terry to explain himself,' says CPC candidate Sonny Spina

'It's time for Terry to explain himself,' says CPC candidate Sonny Spina

Spina calls on MP Terry Sheehan to apologize for calling ethics of Wilson-Raybould, Philpott into question, backing Justin Trudeau during SNC-Lavalin scandal
Reduced services...or higher taxes? One of these two things could happen, mayor says

Reduced services...or higher taxes? One of these two things could happen, mayor says

Ontario municipalities, including Sault Ste. Marie, will pony up more cash for provincial services beginning January 1
'Nothing else to cut': Conservation authority axes environmental program for kids

'Nothing else to cut': Conservation authority axes environmental program for kids

Conservation authorities in Ontario told to shutter programs in wake of provincial funding cuts
Italy presents Shelby with award for loyalty after defending owner from bear attack

Italy presents Shelby with award for loyalty after defending owner from bear attack

International award presented just weeks after Shelby's death
Women's shelter donation bins to be scrapped after repeated thefts, harassment

Women's shelter donation bins to be scrapped after repeated thefts, harassment

Donation bin creepers causing safety concerns for Women In Crisis
Sault College celebrates India's Independence Day <b>(6 photos)</b>

Sault College celebrates India's Independence Day (6 photos)

'This is a special day where India got its independence from British rule, and today, it’s a big day for all the Indians,' - Irshad Mohammad, Sault College Student Union board of directors
Want to use the same gear Jay-Z recorded on? Now's your chance <b>(5 photos)</b>

Want to use the same gear Jay-Z recorded on? Now's your chance (5 photos)

Algoma Conservatory of Music gets another $300,000 from feds to help build recording studio as part of ongoing renovation project
Trevisanut's Barbershop to donate all revenue to ARCH during one-day fundraising drive

Trevisanut's Barbershop to donate all revenue to ARCH during one-day fundraising drive

Steelton-based barber is giving up 100 per cent of his take on Thursday to support ARCH Hospice. Here's why
Bootleg Toy Show takes over Dryer Fire <b>(12 photos)</b>

Bootleg Toy Show takes over Dryer Fire (12 photos)

Local creative types show off their sculpting, 3D printing and repurposing skills
Free flights take kids to new heights <b>(8 photos)</b>

Free flights take kids to new heights (8 photos)

COPA for Kids event looks to inspire children, youth to enjoy a lifetime of flying