Mark It On The Calendar...

    • Personal Environmental Impact - Thurs, Aug 28th
    • Maritime Bucket List - Fri, Aug 29th
    • Dog Behaviour Expert Silvia Jay - Mon, Sept 2nd
    • Car Dependency - Tues, Sept 3rd
    • Transition to University - Thurs, Sept 4th
    • Purposeless Walk - Fri, Sept 5th
    • Chimney Sweep - Mon, Sept 8th
    • Personal Finances w/ Gail Vaz-Oxlade - Tues, Sept 9th
    • Social Isolation of Seniors - Wed, Sept 10th
    • Gardening Expert Marjorie Willison - Fri, Sept 12th
    • Swearing - Mon, Sept 15th
    • Everyday Science w/ Mary Anne White - Tues, Sept 16th
    • Sleep Doula - Wed, Sept 17th
    • Heating Expert Art Irwin - Thurs, Sept 18th
    • Banning Laptops - Fri, Sept 19th
    • Appliance Repair w/ Aaron Publicover - Mon, Sept 22nd
    • Medical Mistakes Registries - Tues, Sept 23rd
    • Paint Expert Jim White - Thurs, Sept 26th

SMU Changes Frosh Week, Permanent Residents Voting, Your Thoughts

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

Saint Mary's University tracks the changes its made following last year's Frosh Week chant controversy. On the phone in, we ask if permanent residents should be allowed to vote, if they aren't yet citizens. Plus, your thoughts on Canadian Tire moving back into the firearm market. 

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Canadian Tire Guns, Collaborative Care, Devoted Liberal

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

Canadian Tire is moving back into the firearms market, adding pro-shops in Nova Scotia and PEI. It's a move one women's advocate says is worrying. On the Phone in, we discuss collaborative care models of care. Plus-- the story of a New Brunswick man so devoted to the Liberal Party that he's supporting the Grits from beyond the grave.

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Buddy MacMaster Remembered, Doug Bethune, Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

Renowned Cape Breton fiddler Buddy MacMaster is laid to rest in Judique. He died last week at the age of 89. Automotive expert Doug Bethune answers your car care questions. Plus-- your thoughts on supporting women's sports in the Maritimes
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Forestry Deal Injunction, Marjorie Willison, Your Thoughts

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

First Nations Chiefs in New Brunswick have asked a judge to issue an injunction on the province's forestry deal that would increase private logging on crown land. Gardening expert Marjorie Willison talks pruning and blight. Plus, your feedback. 
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PEI Murder, NB Exhibition, Women in Sport

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

Community reaction following a double-murder in PEI. Why NB has banned events like the demolition derby and tractor pull at the exhibition in Fredericton. Plus, do we need to do more to support women in sport in the Maritimes?
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Grand Manan Mourns, Preserving the Harvest, Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

The island of Grand Manan mourns as the first funeral for the victims of the Air Ambulance crash begins. Hundreds of first responders paid their respects to paramedic William Mallock. On the phone in, we discuss trips for preserving the harvest. Plus-- your thoughts on rats and rainbows.
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Hospital Rodents, Rainbow Valley Memories

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

The Cape Breton Regional Hospital is dealing with rodents, after a rat was spotted in the basement. On the phone in, you share your memories of Rainbow Valley and we speak with the film-makers behind a new documentary about PEI's favourite amusement park. 
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Grand Manan Crash, Bob Bancroft, Feedback

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The small community of Grand Manan, NB is grieving after the deaths of a pilot and a paramedic in an air ambulance crash this weekend. Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft takes your questions. And, your thoughts on preserving Acadian culture.
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Meter Feeders, Acadian Culture, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

A group in Lunenburg is feeding strangers' parking meters in an attempt to ease tensions around the parking issue in that town. We hear what you're doing to preserve Acadian culture and the French language. Plus, a final point on the evolution of the English language.
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Parking Meters, Genealogy Qs, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

Why Lunenburgers are calling on town officials not to ticket tourists parked at expired meters. More of your thoughts on whether we're car-dependent in the Maritimes. Genealogist Terry Punch helps trace your family tree. Plus, the pros and cons of giving kids more freedom.

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