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The Early Shift
with Tony Doucette

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Every weekday morning, tune in for news, weather, traffic, music and the hot topics that have Windsor talking. It all starts at 6AM and continues until 8:37AM on 97.5FM in Windsor, 91.9 FM in Leamington, 88.1FM in Chatham & 90.3 FM in Sarnia. Join us!

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Introducing Asha

It's a day of lots of change at CBC Windsor. We have a new name, a funky new theme song thanks to The Walkervilles, and our television news is expanding. We spoke to the new host, Asha Tomlinson. (Runs 5:07)

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Kevin McIntosh

Next weekend, the 17th annual Parkinson Superwalk is taking place at Mic Mac Park. But this year, a well-known local hockey coach will be leading the charge. We spoke to former LaSalle Vipers and Windsor Spitfires coach Kevin McIntosh. (Runs 5:44)

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Food with Jonathan Pinto - Back to School Lunches

Pulling your hair out over what to make your kid for lunch? Jonathan Pinto brought in a professional. We spoke to Daniele Palanca, Executive Chef at the Ambassador Golf Club - and father of two children. (Runs 9:58)

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These are the peppers Chef Palanca brought in:
And here's an similar, even easier recipe from the Chef:

New Director of Education

One more day to enjoy summer vacation, then it's back to school for children across the region. The start of a school year always brings something new. And for the Windsor-Essex public board, it's a new Director of Education - we spoke to Erin Kelly. (Runs 4:59)

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Windsor Morning - New Name, New Theme Music

Commissioning a new theme song isn't as easy as it sounds. Thankfully, we hired the right guys to do the job. We spoke to The Walkervilles about Windsor Morning's new theme song - and how they came up with it. (Runs 4:37)

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SIU Gives the WPD High Praise

Windsor gets high praise from Ontario's Special Investigations Unit. Coming up, we'll speak with SIU director Ian Scott about his relationship with Windsor police and how it's changed in the last year. (Runs: 8:21)

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Festivals and Events with Mike Evans (Aug 30 -Sept 2)

If you're looking for a bit of fun this weekend, look no farther than The Early Shift. Right after the eight o'clock World Report, we'll tell you about a number of fun events in Windsor and Essex County ... all coming up this weekend. (Runs: 7:23)

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Lewd Behavior in Leamington

Are migrant workers in Leamington making it uncomfortable for women who live there year-round to walk down the street? The mayor thinks so... and he wants it to stop. (4:31)

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Batman Coming to Detroit!

Get ready for the Man of Steel and the Caped Crusader to chow down on some Detroit coney dogs. The next Superman film, featuring Batman, is going to be shot in Michigan. We'll hear how that could help Windsor's film industry, too. (Runs: 3:30)

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Tall Ships Wedding

The "Sails to See Tall Ships Festival" will be very romantic for one Windsor couple - they're getting married on the water! We spoke to Linda Edwards. (Runs 6:27)

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