Morning Express – Thursday, July 11

Photo by April Jokelainen

Warm and humid today starting off with mainly sunny skies but then increasing clouds in the afternoon. There’s a chance of showers or a small thunderstorm developing . Humidity will make it feel closer to 30c with another chance of showers for the evening period. Same conditions for Friday but even warmer.

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    Craig Huckerby is a seasoned broadcast and media professional with over 43 years in local media. Starting in television, Craig became known as "the weather guy" on local television before pioneering internet media in the Sault. Craig is credited for bringing local television back to the Sault via the internet in 2003 with LTVNEWS.COM and was instrumental in launching SooNews.ca and Local2.ca. Craig has also won numerous International Film awards for director of the documentary, "Was I Next?, The Sean Cribbin Story"

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