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  • Monday June 26, 2017

    Audio Urban Chicken Defender

    In defense of the chicken... Nicole Dixon of New Waterford speaks out in response to our story last week on a dispute between neighbours about unruly roosters, and on behalf of urban chicken keepers. She says there's a benefit to keeping backyard birds.

    Listen 7:12
  • Monday June 26, 2017

    Audio Bullying Meeting - Shaelene LaFosse

    Battling the Bullies... by banding together. We have an interview with Shaelene Lafosse, a grandmother in North Sydney, who's organizing a public meeting at the North Sydney Fireman's Club to discuss what the community can do to stop bullying.

    Listen 7:09
  • Monday June 26, 2017

    Audio Alzheimer's Graphic Novel

    Drawing On Personal Experience... Artist Alison Uhma is creating a graphic novel based on her mother's struggle with early on-set Alzheimer's Disease. She talks about her project, called "From the Other One", that is funded through Arts Nova Scotia.

    Listen 10:53
  • Friday June 23, 2017

    Audio Ramadan

    Ramadan wraps up tomorrow. Members of Cape Breton's Ahmadiyya Muslim community tell us what they will be doing to mark the end of their fast. Umran Bhatti, imam for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama'at in Cape Breton, and Dr. Momin Khalifa join us.

    Listen 9:07
  • Friday June 23, 2017

    Audio Suicide Reporting

    How to talk "smart" about suicide. Dr. Stan Kutcher is a psychiatrist, and the Sun-Life Chair in Adolescent Mental Health at the IWK and Dalhousie University. He discusses the benefits and potential pitfalls of reporting on suicides.

    Listen 11:14
  • Friday June 23, 2017

    Audio Middle East Market

    From fast to feast... Reporter Holly Conners drops by a Middle Eastern market in Sydney to see what it's got cooking in preparation for the Eid feast. Big Kahuna Sub and Middle Eastern Grocery on Grand Lake Road owner is Hussain Ftil.

    Listen 4:53
  • Friday June 23, 2017

    Audio CBU's Board of Governors Chair

    Cape Breton University is in the midst of challenging times, its searching for a new President to replace David Wheeler. And now, CBU's Board of Governors has a new chair - Robert Sampson. We ask him about the challenges ahead for the university.

    Listen 9:26
  • Thursday June 22, 2017

    Audio Jim St. Clair - Carriage Maker

    From carriages to coffee and muffins...On Then and Now, Jim St. Clair takes advantage of this sesquicentenial year to explore the history of one long-standing building in Mabou. It was once the site of the Pushie carriage business, now it's a bakery.

    Listen 7:43

Weather

Severe weather warnings or watches in effect for:

Halifax

Partly Cloudy

25°C

Sydney

Partly Cloudy

25°C

Yarmouth

Partly Cloudy

17°C

Annapolis Royal

Mainly Sunny

24°C

Greenwood

Mainly Sunny

24°C

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