Mark It On The Calendar...

    • Appliance Repair w/ Aaron Publicover - Mon, Sept 22nd
    • Heating Expert Art Irwin - Tues, Sept 23rd
    • Do You Know Your Neighbours? - Wed, Sept 24th
    • Paint Expert Jim White - Thurs, Sept 25th
    • Airline Fees - Fri, Sept 26th
    • Automotive Expert Doug Bethune - Mon, Sept 29th
    • Baby Sleep Doula Tracey Ruiz - Wed, Oct 1st
    • Compost How-To - Thurs, Oct 2nd
    • Home Renovations - Fri, Oct 3rd
    • Mandatory Flu Shots - Wed, Oct 8th
    • Chimney Sweep - Thurs, Oct 9th
    • Genealogist Terry Punch - Tues, Oct 14th
    • Medical Mistakes Registries - Wed, Oct 15th
    • Veterinarian Dr. Eric Carnegy - Thurs, Oct 16th
    • Gardening Expert Marjorie Willison - Fri, Oct 17th
    • Plumber Fred Walsh - Mon, Oct 20th
    • Wildlife Biologist Bob Bancroft - Fri, Oct 24th

Foreign Workers and Fish Plants, Classroom Laptop Ban

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

The Federal Minister asks: Why are fish plants hiring temporary foreign workers when Maritimers are on EI? The pros and cons of banning laptops in the classroom. Plus, your thoughts on the discovery of that long-lost Franklin ship, and Scottish voters reflect on the decision to remain part of the UK.

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Fecal Bombs in Jail, Why Women Stay

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

We learn inmates are using a new weapon against jail guards. A discussion about why it can be difficult for women to leave abusive relationships.

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Escaping Domestic Abuse - Emergency Numbers

Posted by Maritime Noon

If you are dealing with domestic abuse in the Maritimes, here are some numbers where you can find help:
NB - Chimo Helpline - 1-800-667-5005
PEI - Island Helpline - 1-800-218-2885
NS - Bryony House Crisis line 902-422-7650 or Alice Housing at 902-466-8459

Cruise Ship Cancels, Franklin Expedition, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

People in Shelburne are disappointed, after a long-anticipated cruise ship cancels a stopover in the Nova Scotia town. Your questions about the Franklin Expedition, and the latest discovery. Plus, your feedback on an NB election candidate who says she's been threatened because of her gender.

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Candidate Threatened, Everyday Science Qs, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

A female candidate in the NB election says she's been targeted by threatening notes and comments because of her gender. Your thoughts on the state of the roads in the Maritimes. Mary Anne White answers your everyday science questions. Plus, more on whether swearing offends you.

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Candidate Threatened, Everyday Science Qs, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

A female candidate in the NB election says she's been targeted by threatening notes and comments because of her gender. Your thoughts on the state of the roads in the Maritimes. Mary Anne White answers your everyday science questions. Plus, more on whether swearing offends you.

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Bad Roads, Swearing, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

Citizens in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley protest road conditions. One woman even plants flowers in the potholes. Your thoughts on swearing and whether it's ever socially-acceptable. Plus, your thoughts on the CB pharmacist who pulled sugary drinks off the shelves.

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Pharmacy Pop Ban, Gardening Qs, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

A Cape Breton pharmacist pulls all sugary drinks off the shelves. Marjorie Willison answers your gardening questions. Plus, more of your thoughts on socially-isolated seniors.
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Pharmacy Pop Ban, Gardening Qs, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

A Cape Breton pharmacist pulls all sugary drinks off the shelves. Marjorie Willison answers your gardening questions. Plus, more of your thoughts on socially-isolated seniors.
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Pharmacy Pop Ban, Gardening Qs, Your Feedback

Posted by Geraldine Thibeau

A Cape Breton pharmacist pulls all sugary drinks off the shelves. Marjorie Willison answers your gardening questions. Plus, more of your thoughts on socially-isolated seniors.
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