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Darren Taylor

Darren Taylor

Darren Taylor is a news reporter and photographer in Sault Ste Marie. He regularly covers community events, political announcements and numerous board meetings. With a background in broadcast journalism before making the jump to digital media, Darren has worked in the media since 1996. Born and raised in the Sault, he has a B.A. from the University of Toronto (specializing in 20th century British, European and U.S. history, 1992) and community college diplomas in Visual Arts (Sault College, 1987) and Broadcast Journalism (Dean's Honour List, Loyalist College, 2000). Darren especially enjoys writing SooToday's What's Up Wednesday feature stories and anything to do with Police, Fire, the military and veterans.

Recent Work by Darren

Fifth Line residents have questions about cannabis facility

Fifth Line residents have questions about cannabis facility

Owners of facility invited to attend February information session
Report crime to us, not social media, police say

Report crime to us, not social media, police say

Sault Police respond to Facebook post regarding alleged parking lot sex assault
Hospital administrators respond to hallway medicine, overcapacity reports at Ontario hospitals

Hospital administrators respond to hallway medicine, overcapacity reports at Ontario hospitals

Patients waiting in hallways are in ‘treatment chairs,' Sault Area Hospital official says
We couldn't do this without provincial funding for infrastructure, says mayor

We couldn't do this without provincial funding for infrastructure, says mayor

‘This is helpful,’ says City’s engineering services director; money from the $2 million provincial infrastructure fund could be used for Black Road, Northern Avenue
Algoma University in early discussion stages for mental illness, addictions program

Algoma University in early discussion stages for mental illness, addictions program

University president, Algoma partners, hope some courses can be offered by 2022
Animal charity benefits from student-built dog houses

Animal charity benefits from student-built dog houses

St. Mary’s College students build dog houses for Northern Critters in Need
Collision at Albert and Spring snarls traffic <b>(3 photos)</b>

Collision at Albert and Spring snarls traffic (3 photos)

No injuries reported
‘We Will Rock You’ says actor Christensen

‘We Will Rock You’ says actor Christensen

Theatre production with music of Queen plays GFL Memorial Gardens January 29
Man visited Sault in the 80s, now marking 32nd year as local jeweller <b>(6 photos)</b>

Man visited Sault in the 80s, now marking 32nd year as local jeweller (6 photos)

Henry Garcia, Benjamin’s Jewellery owner, is the subject of this week’s What’s Up Wednesday
Ernie’s Coffee Shop sold! <b>(3 photos)</b>

Ernie’s Coffee Shop sold! (3 photos)

New owner says he’ll keep things status quo, even the iconic sign