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  • Monday January 16, 2017

    Audio Grounded Tanker Arca 1 Removed

    The grounded tanker Arca 1 off Little Pond was removed and towed to Sydport. To learn what happened yesterday and what's next for Arca 1, we ask Chris Kirby, salvage master for McKeil Marine, and Keith Laidlaw, senior response officer with the Coast Guard

    Listen 10:49
  • Monday January 16, 2017

    Audio Autism Service Dog

    A Boy And His Dog... Raising a child with autism has challenges. We meet Jen Halliday from Southside Boularderie who now has help... from a service dog named Dana... that they're training to work with her 9 year old son, Ciaran.

    Listen 12:04
  • Monday January 16, 2017

    Audio Cuff on Coal Bowl Cancellation

    Our sports columnist Charlie Cuff reflects on the cancellation of the 36th edition of the Coal Bowl National High School Basketball Classic due to the current work-to-rule stalemate between the NSTU and the provincial government.

    Listen 6:02
  • Tuesday January 10, 2017

    Audio Transition House and Housing

    Reporter Joan Weeks has more on the new challenge facing Transition House in Sydney and the women it serves. With housing options in CB limited, some women are staying at Transition House longer or returning to violent relationships out of necessity.

    Listen 9:33
  • Tuesday January 10, 2017

    Audio Leonard Cohen Talk @ McConnell Library

    Delving into the last disc by Leonard Cohen... Retired Professor Richard Keshen from CBU invites you to join him tonight at the McConnell Library in Sydney to discuss 3 specific tunes from Cohen's last album. Professor Keshen offers a preview.

    Listen 11:59
  • Tuesday January 10, 2017

    Audio Grounded Tanker Arca 1 - Mac MacKay

    With the grounding of the Arca 1 off Little Pond, Mac MacKay, an industry watcher and well-known blogger about the shipping industry in Nova Scotia, says officials need to take more responsibility for keeping ships--and communities--safe.

    Listen 7:33
  • Monday January 09, 2017

    Audio Tanker MV Arca 1 Aground

    A steady stream of people ventured to the cliff's edge on Beachview Drive in Little Pond to see for themselves, the small bunkering tanker, MV Arca 1 that had run aground. We hear from the Canadian Coast Guard, and from one of the curious.

    Listen 4:00
  • Friday January 06, 2017

    Audio CBU Contract Talks

    Contract discussions between Cape Breton University's faculty and administration have broken off, meaning professors could soon be on the picket line. First up, the Faculty Association's Andrew Reynolds, and then, CBU's Interim President Dale Keefe.

    Listen 14:34

Weather

Severe weather warnings or watches in effect for:

Halifax

Mostly Cloudy

-2°C

Sydney

Light Snow

-3°C

Yarmouth

Mostly Cloudy

2°C

Annapolis Royal

Partly Cloudy

-1°C

Greenwood

Partly Cloudy

-1°C

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