Banning pesticide sales, deployment to Libya, Quirks' Bob McDonald and cougar sightings
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A dandy time to be a dandelion. Gregor speaks with MLA Margaret MacDiarmid about why the B.C. government is considering legislation to curb the use of pesticides to kill weeds and the like, for cosmetic purposes.
Reporter Sterling Eyford speaks with two vital crewmembers on the naval frigate HMCS Vancouver as it prepares to leave for Libya.
Gregor chats with one of Vancouver Island's newest residents and one of the newest members of the Order of Canada - CBC Quirks and Quarks host Bob McDonald.
There's an explosion of cougar sightings in the Greater Victoria area in recent weeks - 72 since April. Conservation officer Peter Pauwels talks about the challenges of determining which reports are genuine sightings of the giant cats.