Dec 12, 2013 | 7:54Shift - NB Fundy's Finest Sea Salt Co. Audio
Shift - NB Fundy's Finest Sea Salt Co. Dec 12, 2013 | 7:54Martin Grosweiner was at his cottage at Cape Enrage gazing out at the Bay of Fundy when he got an idea. He figured he could make salt from that, and a new business was born! He's just bottled his first 100 pounds of salt.
Dec 11, 2013 | 7:18Shift - NB A Charlie Brown Christmas Audio
Shift - NB A Charlie Brown Christmas Dec 11, 2013 | 7:18Music man Bob Mersereau checks out a real Christmas classic from the Vince Guaraldi Trio! A young Nova Scotian named Jerry Granelli was the trio's percussionist, and he just performed the music in Halifax.
Dec 11, 2013 | 6:02Shift - NB Empty mailboxes Audio
Shift - NB Empty mailboxes Dec 11, 2013 | 6:02Canada Post has announced plans to phase out home mail delivery in urban centres. We speak with Mount Allison president Robert Campbell who chaired a 2008 federal advisory committee on Canada Post.
Dec 10, 2013 | 7:58Shift - NB Drug plan unveiled Audio
Shift - NB Drug plan unveiled Dec 10, 2013 | 7:58Health Minister Ted Flemming has introduced legislation to create a new prescription drug insurance program for people who don't have coverage. The CBC's Jacques Poitras has the details.
Dec 9, 2013 | 6:44Shift - NB Car insurance rate cut Audio
Shift - NB Car insurance rate cut Dec 9, 2013 | 6:44The majority of auto insurance companies in the province are applying for rate cuts for 2014. The reductions come despite significantly improved benefits for car accident victims. Robert Jones has details.
Dec 6, 2013 | 18:34Shift - NB Political panel Audio
Shift - NB Political panel Dec 6, 2013 | 18:34Shift's panel - Lisa Keenan, Jean Saint-Cyr and Michael Camp - looks at the Auditor General's concerns about the debt, crumbling infrastructure and foster homes.
Dec 6, 2013 | 7:20Shift - NB Long distance love Audio
Shift - NB Long distance love Dec 6, 2013 | 7:20Twitter, Facebook, instant messaging and Skype make connecting over long distances easier than ever. But technology could be ruining the romance! St. Thomas journalism student Andrea Bárcenas takes a look.
Dec 5, 2013 | 8:19Shift - NB Wild Food documentary Audio
Shift - NB Wild Food documentary Dec 5, 2013 | 8:19A documentary airing on Land and Sea this week features people in the Maritimes who are foraging for food, educating others and making a good living at it too. It's called Wild Food. Lorna Kirk is the writer and director.
Dec 5, 2013 | 7:57Shift - NB Details on AG's report Audio
Shift - NB Details on AG's report Dec 5, 2013 | 7:57Auditor General Kim MacPherson is concerned about the province's growing debt, its crumbling bridges and its uninspected foster homes. The CBC's provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras has details.
Dec 4, 2013 | 6:49Shift - NB New Christmas CDs! Audio
Shift - NB New Christmas CDs! Dec 4, 2013 | 6:49Music Man Bob Mersereau checks out some new Christmas music, and he spins a song from Perth-Andover's Linda Brooks. She has a new holiday EP called Give Yourself a Little Christmas.
Dec 4, 2013 | 6:34Shift - NB PTSD in Canadian Forces Audio
Shift - NB PTSD in Canadian Forces Dec 4, 2013 | 6:34The apparent suicides of four members of the armed forces have many people asking questions about the help offered to those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Michael Blais of Canadians Veterans Advocacy speaks out.