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All Points West
with Jo-Ann Roberts

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All Points West weekdays 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
CBC Radio One 90.5 FM Victoria live stream 90.5 FM Victoria

Thursday

Learning more lessons from Portland. As part of the Think Local First meeting in Victoria, we will learn how to make small businesses behave like big box stores.

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Searchlight: Vote Now!

Searchlight: The Hunt for Canada's Best New ArtistCast your vote and send one musical act from your area on to the national finals! Give them a chance to win $20,000 in music gear and more! You can listen to last year's champions on CBC Music.
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Jared Miller hits the right notes

The Victoria Symphony has a new composer in residence and he's their youngest one ever. We meet Jared Miller.
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BC farmers reinvent the selfie

Local farmers are posting 'felfies' to show their opposition to porposed changes to the Agricultural Land Reform. We meet the Comox Valley farmer who started the trend.
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Revisiting Grapes of Wrath

On the seventy fifth anniversary of the book's publication, Rob Wiersema takes another look at the Steinbeck classic
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Surviving the hoard

A new program to raise awareness about hoarding hopes to help the eleven thousand people in Greater Victoria living with the condition.
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Running to remember

A year ago today, two bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon, killing three and injuring hundreds. We speak with Liz Lau who was there and is heading back to run again.
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Creative Class:

Remembering Joan Mans

Amanda Farrell-Low tells us about the latest incarnation of Theatre SKAM's play about one of Victoria's most memorable arts patron's.
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The rising of a blood moon

We find out from University of Victoria astronomer Hannah Brookhoven why the lunar eclipse this evening will be red.
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Nathan Cullen on the Enbridge vote

The people of Kitimat have voted against the Enbridge pipeline. We find out what local MP, Nathan Cullen, thinks of the plebiscite.
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A Filipino caregiver speaks out

In light of the recent foreign worker controversy at a local McDonalds, we hear from Annette Beech of the Victoria Filipino-Canadian Caregivers Association.
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