Information Morning - NSAdvice for province on sexual violence prioritiesJun 18, 2015 | 10:05Community Services Minister Joanne Bernard told Information Morning her department has not yet worked out the details of how to spend two million dollars set aside to fight sexual violence. Bernadette MacDonald, who is executive director of the Tri-Count
Information Morning - NSKings County activist questions FOIPOP delayJun 18, 2015 | 5:02A Kings County activist, Scott Saunders, filed an access to information request under Nova Scotia's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Under the law he is supposed to get a response within 30 days. It has not been 8 months. Others ar
Information Morning - NSProvince reveals sexual violence strategyJun 17, 2015 | 7:14Community Services department unveiled its new sexual violence strategy yesterday.Information Morning speaks with Joanne Bernard the Minister of Community Services.
Information Morning - NSNova Scotia takes the lead on regulating service dogsJun 16, 2015 | 9:42In recent years there has been an explosion of people using service dogs for everything from emotional therapy to relief of PTSD. And they are trained to very different standards. Nova Scotia is planning new legislation on service dogs. Milena Khazanav
Information Morning - NSQuestions about MacTech Distance Education ProgramJun 16, 2015 | 8:27Information Morning speaks with CBC reporter Richard Cuthbertson about a private college in Nova Scotia that has a student loan rate that's among the worst in the Country.
Information Morning - NSOwner defends waste processing facility in Lake EchoJun 15, 2015 | 9:04Information Morning speaks with Lawrence Bellefontaine. He is the president of the company proposing the waste processing facility in Lake Echo.
Information Morning - NSNova Scotia Consumer Advocate defends Efficiency OneJun 15, 2015 | 7:14Nova Scotia Power says Energy conservation programs are just too expensive. Nova Scotia's consumer advocate John Merrick disagrees.
Information Morning - NSProvince promises more info onlineJun 15, 2015 | 7:29The provincial government is moving to centralize the handling of access to information requests. Information Morning speaks with Sandra Cascadden, she is the province's chief information officer.
Information Morning - NSEducation Minister stands firm on Hub schoolsJun 12, 2015 | 8:57Parents are angry the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board voted to close three schools. The board says it is too expensive to keep the doors open at schools in River John, Maitland and Wentworth. Education Minister Karen Casey stands by that decision
Information Morning - NSBlowing the dust off Cathedral musicJun 12, 2015 | 6:00Staff at Halifax's Cathedral Church of All Saints made an exciting discovery in the basement of the church. They found boxes filled with forgotten musical stores. Information Morning's Phlis McGregor tells us more.
Information Morning - NSLake Echo residents worry about proposed waste processing facilityJun 11, 2015 | 5:47Residents of Lake Echo and Porter's Lake are concerned about a proposal to create a waste processing facility in the area. Phlis McGregor speaks with Michael Thomas. He lives less than a kilometre from the proposed site.
Information Morning - NSSchool board says no to Hub schoolsJun 11, 2015 | 7:48Last night the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board voted to close three schools. Schools in River John, Maitland and Wentworth have been facing school closures, but two years ago they were offered a faint hope by the province's "hub school model". In
Information Morning - NSTax payers pay for MLA's to dine and danceJun 11, 2015 | 7:32If you have ever been to a fundraiser or dinner in support of an organization, there's a good chance you've bumped into a provincial politician. In some cases you've helped pay for them to be there. Legislative Reporter Jean Laroche has been picking apa
Information Morning - NSEasier said than done. Author Dan Leger on suggested senate changesJun 10, 2015 | 8:03A tricky bit of business. The auditor general calls for transformational change through oversight of senate spending. Information Morning talks to senate watcher Dan Leger.