Articles for Joanna Lavoie
- Pedestrian hospitalized after being struck by driver in downtown Toronto
- 'Devastating': One person killed, another rushed to hospital following double shooting in Vaughan
- Toronto police investigating after gunshots fired in city's west end
- Two people rushed to hospital following Sea-Doo mishap in Lake Ontario at Humber Bay
- Man in custody after woman with 'signs of serious injuries' dies in downtown Toronto
- 'We will never forget him' Toronto murder victim Shalldon Samuda remembered on his 16th birthday
- Victim of 'hate-motivated' incident in Kitchener speaks out, calls for more action to combat hate
- 'She was so carefree:' Family wants answers in death of Toronto woman in Jamaica
- Police release details about 2 of 3 suspects wanted in attack outside Scarborough mosque
- Woman fatally shot in north Etobicoke 'will be missed by everyone she encountered,' says sister
- New program helps bike theft victims in the GTHA purchase a new one
- Man taken to hospital with minor injuries following fire in Toronto's west end
- Police identify 24-year-old woman killed in late-night shooting in north Etobicoke
- TTC crews working to restore service following streetcar derailment in downtown Toronto
- Toronto mayoral candidate stands by campaign video that features women's TTC 'horror stories' without consent
Joanna Lavoie joined CP24.com as a digital journalist in May 2022, covering breaking news and social justice issues in Toronto and the GTHA.
A long-time Toronto journalist, Lavoie has covered some of city’s biggest news stories. She has also extensively written about the the GTA's drug poisoning and affordable housing/homelessness crises, and its many other inequities. Several of her pieces have been picked up nationally and internationally.
Before coming to CP24, Lavoie worked for Torstar Corp. reporting for Metroland Media’s Toronto communities division. Her work also appeared in the Toronto Star.
A graduate of Toronto Metropolitan University, she holds a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism with a specialization in broadcasting.
Lavoie also speaks regularly about her work and industry with students, groups, and other media outlets.
A married mother of two young daughters, she is a passionate Latin dancer and acroyogi, and a devoted bonne vivante.
Lavoie speaks English and French.