Shy-Anne Hovorka big winner at 2014 Aboriginal People's Choice Music Awards

Thunder Bay area singer-songwriter Shy-Anne Hovorka (B.Ed '03) is bringing home a lot of hardware after winning four awards at the Aboriginal People's Choice Music Awards (APCMAs) held in Winnipeg in September 2014.  Hovorka picked up Best Country CD, Best Entertainer, Best Single and Best Album Cover awards in addition to six APCMA awards she won in 2012.  

Hovorka announced her retirement from performing in early 2014, saying she wants to devote herself more fully to teaching young people in Northwestern Ontario. She works as a teacher in Nipigon, Ont.