Mainstreet NSSaunders' Thesis Advisor talks about murdered studentFeb 28, 2014 | 13:06Darryl Leroux teaches sociology and criminology at Saint Mary's University. He was Loretta Saunders' advisor for her honours thesis.
Mainstreet NSteaching children and youth mental healthApr 16, 2014 | 18:25Can teaching kids particular skills prevent them from developing mental illnesses as they age? Rudolf Uher is a Canada Research Chair in Early Intervention in Psychiatry at Dalhousie University. Jean Hughes is a professor in the school of nursing.
Mainstreet NSGreenwood woman seriously injured skydivingApr 17, 2014 | 9:15Kenzie Markey, who grew up in Greenwood, was seriously injured this month after a skydiving accident in Arizona. Mainstreet interviews with her father, Joe Markey.
Mainstreet NSClassic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well LoveApr 21, 2014 | 30:45Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet listens to some of Fare Thee Well Love with Jimmy Rankin. More Classic Wax at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NSMattress King Interview: Part 1Apr 30, 2014 | 15:09Hear how SMU grad Chen Qing went from selling used mattresses from his apartment, to running a successful mattress and furniture showroom in Halifax.
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on what's wrong with military procurement (part 1)Jul 8, 2014 | 12:10Whether DND sets out to buy submarines, ships, stealth fighters, or helicopters, there seems to be no end of controversy around military procurement. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie Domet there's a common cause to a lot of the problems.
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2)Jul 9, 2014 | 11:14Whether DND needs ships, helicopters, or stealth fighters, the Treasury Board insists the lowest price is the law. That means buying in bulk to lower per unit costs, and trying to predict your needs decades into the future. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on what Canada really needs in a navy (part 3)Jul 10, 2014 | 13:00Ken Hansen says the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy probably doesn't have the budget to deliver everything DND wants. But he tells host Stephanie Domet he believes the budget is big enough to get the mix of vessels we actually need.
Mainstreet NSPlaywright tries to restore the role of two-spirited people on rural reserveJul 16, 2014 | 13:08"Agokwe: Gay Love On The Rez" is a one-man play, written and performed by a two-spirited son of a First Nations chief. Guest host Jackie Torrens spoke with Waawaate Fobister.
Mainstreet NSStudy says ocean floor not bouncing back from aquacultureJul 22, 2014 | 9:24Last time our Oceans Guy dropped by, he talked about a report on how to regulate aquaculture. Here he talks with guest host/freelance contributor Jackie Torrens about studies of former aquaculture sites, in Shelburne Harbour and elsewhere.
Mainstreet NSDo we know enough to properly regulate aquaculture?Jul 8, 2014 | 9:22Friday, an independent review panel released its interim report looking at the regulation of aquaculture in Nova Scotia. Our Oceans Guy Boris Worm talks about that with host Stephanie Domet.
Mainstreet NSFormer president of Empire/Sobeys calls situation in Pictou "criminal"Jul 29, 2014 | 16:38Following a meeting of the group Clean Pictou Air and the operators of the Northern Pulp mill, Stephanie talks with Paul Sobey, a past President and CEO of Empire Company Limited which owns the Sobey's chain of grocery stores.