Someone’s in the Kitchen with Rona

On this crisp autumn Sunday, Rona Maynard is right where I want her—in the kitchen. Her north Toronto house sits…

Missing the Boat

I have never seen Carl Jensen, but as I listen to him speak over the phone from his home in…

Boosterism: 1 Journalism: 0

FIRST PERIOD On Saturday April 15, 1995, Hockey Night in Canada host Ron Maclean invited Winnipeg Free Press sports columnist…

Why Did the Journalist Cross the Road?

It is June 1975 and Sally Barnes is climbing the red-carpeted stairs to the press gallery at Queen’s Park, home…

In the line of fire

On a narrow road in the hills of Bosnia, Daniel Gunther, a Canadian infantry corporal, sat in the turret hatch…