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Maritime Noon Serena Perry Inquest, Bed Shortage, Getting Out in Nature May 8, 2015 | 53:14An inquest begins into the death of Serena Perry, a woman who died while in the care of the psychiatric unit at the Saint John Regional Hospital. A Fredericton hospital is cancelling surgeries due to a lack of beds. Plus-- the importance of getting out in
Maritime Noon - Lack of Workers, Hay Shortage, Sense of DirectionMay 7, 2015 | 52:45Maritime Noon Lack of Workers, Hay Shortage, Sense of Direction Audio
Maritime Noon Lack of Workers, Hay Shortage, Sense of Direction May 7, 2015 | 52:45A herring smoke-house in New Brunswick says the lack of temporary foreign workers may cause them to shut down. In Nova Scotia, some farmers are facing a huge increase in the price of hay after a hard winter. Plus-- how is your sense of direction?
Maritime Noon - Gender Discrimination, The Middle Class, Shrinking Schools, Your ThoughtsMay 6, 2015 | 53:06Maritime Noon Gender Discrimination, The Middle Class, Shrinking Schools, Your Thoughts Audio
Maritime Noon Gender Discrimination, The Middle Class, Shrinking Schools, Your Thoughts May 6, 2015 | 53:06The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal rules a Millbrook woman who was passed over for jobs on fishing boats was discriminated against because of her gender. On the phone-in: how do you define "the middle class." Plus, Nova Scotia schools face shrinking popul
Maritime Noon - Lobster Delays, PEI Election, Politician Pay, VE DayMay 5, 2015 | 53:05Maritime Noon Lobster Delays, PEI Election, Politician Pay, VE Day Audio
Maritime Noon Lobster Delays, PEI Election, Politician Pay, VE Day May 5, 2015 | 53:05The lobster season still hasn't opened, meaning there may not be as many lobster on Mother's Day. The shortage has led one Nova Scotia town to cancel a 30 year tradition. PEI's election held a few surprises and record breaking voter turnout. On the phone-
Maritime Noon - Rainmen Fallout, Sitting For O'Canada, Fred WalshMay 4, 2015 | 52:47Maritime Noon Rainmen Fallout, Sitting For O'Canada, Fred Walsh Audio
Maritime Noon Rainmen Fallout, Sitting For O'Canada, Fred Walsh May 4, 2015 | 52:47A member of the NBL's Board of Governors says the Halifax Rainmen should have played the championship game, and even boarded their bus to try to get them back on the court. A Halifax high school student is sitting during O'Canada, to protest the line "In
Maritime Noon - Ice Shack Debris, Breasties, Jim White, Your ThoughtsMay 1, 2015 | 53:03Maritime Noon Ice Shack Debris, Breasties, Jim White, Your Thoughts Audio
Maritime Noon Ice Shack Debris, Breasties, Jim White, Your Thoughts May 1, 2015 | 53:03Debris from fishing shacks is strewn across the Kennebecasis River. In response to a comment from a pastor criticising selfies with cleavage, some women in New Brunswick post "Breasties." Paint expert Jim White takes your questions. Plus, your thoughts on
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Maritime Noon Deer Fine, Spoiling Kids, Your Thoughts Apr 30, 2015 | 52:57A woman in Truro is given a $233 ticket for feeding deer on her property. Parenting except Alyson Schafer on how not to spoil your children. And, your thoughts on downhill skateboarding on rural roads.
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Maritime Noon Risking Fines, Calling for a Closed Course Apr 29, 2015 | 6:23Downhill skateboarders say fining them for skateboarding on public roads won't stop them.
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Maritime Noon Peggy's Cove Drowning, Your car questions, Rescue in Nepal Apr 27, 2015 | 52:43The mother of a young man who was swept to sea at Peggy's Cove pleads for more safety equipment there. Car expert Doug Bethune on the phone-in. And a Nova Scotia man in Nepal describes how he plans to help with the rescue of earthquake survivors.
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