Stories by Darren MacDonald
- Northern food producers ready to return to the big stage
- Flood fears prompt Iroquois Falls to declare state of emergency
- Sudbury crews battle fire at family home in Azilda
- Lawsuit reveals behind-the-scenes conflict between leaders of Sudbury non-profit groups
- Hanmer resident wins $300K with Instant Plinko
- Two ‘aggressive’ hitchhikers on Hwy. 17 charged
- South Ont. man fined $7K for northern Ont. moose hunt violations
- Power restored in downtown Sudbury as crews battle Durham Street fire
- ER in Thessalon closing two days this week due to doctor shortage
- Elliot Lake resident says neighbour broke in, covered kitchen table with frozen food
- Man awarded $3.28M after snowmobile trek from North Bay to Quebec ends in tragedy
- Sudbury suspects charged with drug and weapons offences, one linked to sports bar murder
- Sudbury, Ont., police respond to 'noise' complaint, end up joining basketball game
- Roundabout construction will close part of Sudbury’s Maley Drive this summer
- Victim impact statements heard in Renee Sweeney murder case
- Northern medical school suffers cyberattack, systems offline
- Ottawa man fined $10K for northern Ont. fishing violations
- Olympic gold medal winners highlight summer women’s hockey camp in Sudbury
- IAMGOLD secures $400M loan as it completes Côté Gold
- Greater Sudbury moves toward multi-year budgeting
Darren MacDonald joins CTV News Northern Ontario as a digital content producer, continuing his journalism career in Greater Sudbury that spans more than two decades.
MacDonald began as a city hall reporter, covering the amalgamation of communities that created the City of Greater Sudbury. Later, he was an editor for The Sudbury Star, first in business and entertainment, and was appointed News Editor in 2010.
He returned to writing in 2012, heading back to city hall, covering politics until he joined CTV News Northern Ontario April 2020.
He has a degree in English, with a minor in political science, from Dalhousie University, and a graduate degree in journalism from the University of King’s College in Halifax.