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Polly Leger tells Stephanie why she's worried 100% cotton underwear is becoming a thing of the past.

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Mainstreet NS - Saunders' Thesis Advisor talks about murdered studentFeb 28, 2014 | 13:06Mainstreet NS Saunders' Thesis Advisor talks about murdered student Audio
Mainstreet NS Saunders' Thesis Advisor talks about murdered student Feb 28, 2014 | 13:06Darryl Leroux teaches sociology and criminology at Saint Mary's University. He was Loretta Saunders' advisor for her honours thesis.
Mainstreet NS - Screentime rules at homeFeb 26, 2014 | 11:09Mainstreet NS Screentime rules at home Audio
Mainstreet NS Screentime rules at home Feb 26, 2014 | 11:09Stephanie talks with a local mom about the rules she's had to make around screen time for her kids. We also hear from her two boys, ages seven and nine, about how they see those rules.
Mainstreet NS - Clowning is Down in NSFeb 19, 2014 | 9:24Mainstreet NS Clowning is Down in NS Audio
Mainstreet NS Clowning is Down in NS Feb 19, 2014 | 9:24Milo "T" Clown talks about why he's concerned about the future of clowning in Nova Scotia.
Mainstreet NS - Sexually explicit cover stops the pressesFeb 14, 2014 | 8:06Mainstreet NS Sexually explicit cover stops the presses Audio
Mainstreet NS Sexually explicit cover stops the presses Feb 14, 2014 | 8:06A sexually explicit cover has left Acadia University's student newspaper without a printer. Stephanie gets the scoop from The Athenaeum's editor in chief, Iain Bauer.
Mainstreet NS - Personal locator beacons at seaFeb 14, 2014 | 7:54Mainstreet NS Personal locator beacons at sea Audio
Mainstreet NS Personal locator beacons at sea Feb 14, 2014 | 7:54A conversation about the benefits and limits of personal locator beacons for those who go to sea.
Mainstreet NS - Hunter slips and shoots himself near ShelburneFeb 13, 2014 | 7:05Mainstreet NS Hunter slips and shoots himself near Shelburne Audio
Mainstreet NS Hunter slips and shoots himself near Shelburne Feb 13, 2014 | 7:05A Rockland resident barely came back alive from a recent hunting trip this winter. Phillip Williams shares his harrowing story.
Mainstreet NS - Nevada sociologist on brothelsFeb 4, 2014 | 14:06Mainstreet NS Nevada sociologist on brothels Audio
Mainstreet NS Nevada sociologist on brothels Feb 4, 2014 | 14:06Stephanie speaks about brothels with Barb Brents, a sociology professor in Nevada who wrote the book "The State of Sex: Tourism, Sex and Sin in the New American Heartland."
Mainstreet NS - Nevada brothel owner eyes HalifaxFeb 3, 2014 | 15:38Mainstreet NS Nevada brothel owner eyes Halifax Audio
Mainstreet NS Nevada brothel owner eyes Halifax Feb 3, 2014 | 15:38Stephanie interviews Dennis Hof, owner seven brothels in Nevada. Hof is thinking of expanding his brothels into Halifax.
Mainstreet NS - Mary & MyselfJan 23, 2014 | 6:49Mainstreet NS Mary & Myself Audio
Mainstreet NS Mary & Myself Jan 23, 2014 | 6:49A NSCAD student has been nominated for a Canadian Screen Award. Hear the heartwrenching yet humorous story behind her animated documentary "Mary & Myself."
Mainstreet NS - Efficiency in NSJan 23, 2014 | 13:06Mainstreet NS Efficiency in NS Audio
Mainstreet NS Efficiency in NS Jan 23, 2014 | 13:06A couple points of view on whether there is a more efficient way to run and fund Efficiency Nova Scotia. Hear our interviews with Allan Crandlemire and Andrew Younger.
Mainstreet NS - Our oceans guy on how sea creatures survive the coldJan 7, 2014 | 10:07Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy on how sea creatures survive the cold Audio
Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy on how sea creatures survive the cold Jan 7, 2014 | 10:07If you think surviving a frosty day on land is tough, Boris Worm says two-degree ocean waters are much more deadly. And marine mammals and fish are uniquely adapted to that environment.
Mainstreet NS - Americans hope to build 10km tidal speedbump across Scots BayJan 2, 2014 | 11:19Mainstreet NS Americans hope to build 10km tidal speedbump across Scots Bay Audio
Mainstreet NS Americans hope to build 10km tidal speedbump across Scots Bay Jan 2, 2014 | 11:19Ramez Atiya and Ted Verill want to create electricity with tidal power lagoon near Cape Split.
Mainstreet NS - Our oceans guy picks three stories from 2013Dec 24, 2013 | 9:59Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy picks three stories from 2013 Audio
Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy picks three stories from 2013 Dec 24, 2013 | 9:59Boris Worm tells Stephanie about the three stories he wants people to remember from 2013.
Mainstreet NS - Back to UnbalanceDec 19, 2013 | 11:54Mainstreet NS Back to Unbalance Audio
Mainstreet NS Back to Unbalance Dec 19, 2013 | 11:54Nova Scotia is heading for a $480-million dollar deficit. Jackie Torrens talks to finance minister Diana Whalen and to Tim Houston, finance critic for the Progressive Conservatives.
Mainstreet NS - Cyber safety and Charter rightsDec 17, 2013 | 17:33Mainstreet NS Cyber safety and Charter rights Audio
Mainstreet NS Cyber safety and Charter rights Dec 17, 2013 | 17:33Two lawyers share their legal opinions on Nova Scotia's Cyber-safety Act, and whether it has led to a violation of people's Charter rights.

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