David Rockne Corrigan

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David Rockne Corrigan is TVO's  eastern Ontario Hub reporter.

David Rockne Corrigan's articles

Published On: Jun 14,2019

In the green-burial section of Glenwood Cemetery, in Picton, there’s no steel, no concrete, and no formaldehyde — just bodies, sometimes blankets, and earth

Published On: Jun 07,2019

As the gig economy expands, employer-provided dental plans are getting rarer — and that’s bad news for millennial dental health.

Published On: May 31,2019

TVO.org talks to Dan Haley, founder of Peterborough’s Haley House, about the special needs of elderly prisoners — and how to help them die with dignity.

Published On: May 27,2019

The Tory government is planning to change the way victims are assessed and financially compensated — and critics are worried that vulnerable people will suffer.  

Published On: May 16,2019

Once a month, scientists gather at a local pub to talk about their findings and their work — and everyone’s invited. It’s all part of an effort to break down barriers between experts and the public.

Published On: May 15,2019

In the mid-1840s, tens of thousands of Irish immigrants arrived in the Province of Canada, desperate to find a home. At the Great Famine Voices Roadshow, you’ll hear their stories.

Published On: May 07,2019

For this Indigenous community, goat farming offers the potential for profit — and a return to traditional practices.

Published On: May 02,2019

Every week, hosts from Queen’s University’s CFRC reach out to listeners behind bars.

Published On: Apr 24,2019
Volunteers throughout the province are turning old infrastructure into new gardens — part of a larger movement toward greening urban spaces.
Published On: Apr 18,2019

These entrepreneurs see business opportunities beyond the mere growing and retailing of pot products. But can the province really become a destination for cannabis-related tourism?  

Published On: Apr 04,2019

The eastern Ontario city is home to hundreds of feral felines —and residents are divided over what to do with them.

Published On: Mar 26,2019

The Machine Mavericks, a group of 14 Kingston-area students, are gearing up for a robotics competition — and encouraging tech-minded girls to get involved in STEM

Published On: Mar 07,2019

This week, the city became the first in Ontario to pass such a motion. But will it lead to action?

Published On: Feb 21,2019

Instead of raising property taxes to fund its climate-change plans, Peterborough has gone a different route — it’s accepting voluntary donations from residents.

Published On: Feb 07,2019

More elderly Ontarians are entering hospitals and long-term care-homes with their own teeth and need focused oral care — but facilities may not be equipped to provide it.

Published On: Feb 01,2019

At Amherst Island’s CJAI 92.1 FM, volunteers host shows, work the mixing board, and woo advertisers — it’s just one of many small local radio stations across the province trying to do more with less.

Published On: Jan 04,2019

In 2015, Abdel Malek Al-Jasem arrived here with his wife and children. But three years and countless application forms later, his brothers are still in Lebanon. What will it take to bring them to Canada?

Published On: Dec 14,2018

The city's strategy is number one in the country, according to a new study. So what is Kingston's secret?