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Shift - NB with Vanessa Vander Valk

Shift is an energetic two and a half hours that connects people in the province with the events of the day and with each other.

  • 06:24
    A beluga whale that was rescued from the Nepisiguit River last year has shown up again. Tonya Wimmer with the Marine Animal Response Society says belugas in the St. Lawrence are an endagered species. The rescuers had hoped the whale would integrate with one of the beluga pods there, but now he's somewhere completely different.
    Jul 20, 2018
  • 08:44
    The Special Olympics summer games are in Antigonish this year, beginning on July 31st. Two of the people heading to the games are Jane McKeown, the program director of Special Olympics New Brunswick, and Lennie Porter of Oromocto. He is on the provincial basketball team.
    Jul 20, 2018
  • 07:26
    The sandpipers are back in the province and our birder Alain Clavette has news about Johnson's Mills, one of the best places to see thousands of the shorebirds during their migration.
    Jul 20, 2018
  • 07:56
    Brayley Smith will be going into Grade 9 this fall at Sussex Regional High School. But for the summer, she's making and selling her own fudge.
    Jul 19, 2018
  • 05:25
    The Guitar War are returning to Fort Beausejour-Fort Cumberland. It all happens on Sunday, July 22 at the site near Aulac. Shift spoke with Mathieu D'Astous, manager of visitor experience with Parcs Canada.
    Jul 19, 2018
  • 08:14
    An Englishman is kayaking around the Maritimes on a 18-month journey of his version of the Great Loop, taking him from Halifax to the Great Lakes, into the States, all the way to Florida, and then back up again. When we reached him, Steve Chard was taking a break in Shippagan.
    Jul 19, 2018
  • 10:06
    Who do you turn to if you feel you or someone else is the victim of neglect or was not treated properly by a health care provider. New Brunswick's ombud Charles Murray says there is noone but the provincial college of surgeons and physicians that people can direct a complaint to, and they're not independent.
    Jul 19, 2018
  • 07:21
    How do you teach a baby heron to fish? Pam Novak can tell you. She's fostering a blue heron at the Atlantic Wildlife Insitute.
    Jul 18, 2018
  • 10:24
    You may have noticed that beards are back in fashion. Scruffy, long, thick and even braided. But growing a nice one is not as easy as it looks. Fredericton's Kevin Leboeuf knows all about facial hair. He and his wife Alicia Phillips have created Educated Beards, an all-new, natural beard care line.
    Jul 18, 2018
  • 08:50
    The Galpines call themselves an all-female, crass-country, comedy-band. And yes, they are named after the beer. Their rich, four-part harmonies take on binge drinking, baby heckling, and bad credit. They're launching their debut album - Sorry Mom - this weekend.
    Jul 18, 2018
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