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Blog: October 2012 Archives

The Exit Interview

Cecil Clarke

Posted by Robert Doublett

In the final days of the municipal election campaign people are voting for school board, municipal councillors and we have five candidates running for mayor.

We spoke to the candidates in both the beginning and middle of the campaign and as we round the corner to the last day of voting we've invited the candidates back for one last chat to talk about the weeks that were.

Listen audio (runs 15:09)

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Warm Water Deaths

Osborne Burke

Posted by Robert Doublett

Many of us enjoyed this summer's warmer ocean waters but that increase in temperature was deadly for hundreds of thousands of lobsters.

They were being kept in boxes in the waters along the Cape Breton coast.

Lobster buyers were holding onto them while they tried to find someone to buy them at a fair price.

But that delay getting them to market proved costly for processors such as Osborne Burke.

He's the general manager of Victoria Co-op Fisheries and today he told this story to members of the Nova Scotia's legislature's standing Committee on Resources.

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The Exit Interview

Rankin MacSween

Posted by Robert Doublett

In the final days of the municipal election campaign people are voting for school board, municipal councillors and we have five candidates running for mayor.

We spoke to the candidates in both the beginning and middle of the campaign and as we round the corner to the last day of voting we've invited the candidates back for one last chat to talk about the weeks that were.

Listen audio (runs 13:17)

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