The Morning Edition - K-W | Jun 10, 2014 | 9:04

NDP plan to cut hospital wait times a 'bandaid solution'

Paula Carere, a local nurse practitioner, says the NDP's plan to cut hospital wait times is a bandaid solution to a problem that could be solved by focusing on primary care.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
The Morning Edition - K-W - Dan Glenn-Graham apologizes for email that asked Wasai Rahimi to quit campaignOct 17, 2014 | 5:51The Morning Edition - K-W Dan Glenn-Graham apologizes for email that asked Wasai Rahimi to quit campaign Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Dan Glenn-Graham apologizes for email that asked Wasai Rahimi to quit campaign Oct 17, 2014 | 5:51Mayoral candidate Dan Glenn-Graham spoke with Craig Norris on Friday, alleging that one of his campaign staff sent an email to Ward 2 candidate, Wasai Rahimi, to step aside and quit his election campaign.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Champions of BreakfastOct 17, 2014 | 7:45The Morning Edition - K-W Champions of Breakfast Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Champions of Breakfast Oct 17, 2014 | 7:45Our food columnist, Andrew Coppolino, discusses the ongoing history of breakfast. And suggest some good breakfast spots in our listening area.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Uber to face heavy scrutiny from region if service goes aheadOct 17, 2014 | 6:36The Morning Edition - K-W Uber to face heavy scrutiny from region if service goes ahead Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Uber to face heavy scrutiny from region if service goes ahead Oct 17, 2014 | 6:36The ride share app Uber has said it is interested in starting up operations in Waterloo Region. However, Angelo Apfelbaum, the region's manager of licencing and enforcement services, says the service would need to pass the same kind of regulations as conv
The Morning Edition - K-W - Deep frying is worse than you thoughtOct 16, 2014 | 7:06The Morning Edition - K-W Deep frying is worse than you thought Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Deep frying is worse than you thought Oct 16, 2014 | 7:06We all know deep frying is bad for our health, but new research out of the University of Guelph suggests it could be worse than you thought. Professor Alejandro Marangoni explains why.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Living wage in Waterloo calculated at $16/hrOct 16, 2014 | 8:45The Morning Edition - K-W Living wage in Waterloo calculated at $16/hr Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Living wage in Waterloo calculated at $16/hr Oct 16, 2014 | 8:45The Waterloo Region Living Wage Steering Committee and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives have crunched the numbers and found that people in Waterloo Region need to make at least $16/hr to support a family of four.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Gender equality lessons for boysOct 15, 2014 | 8:36The Morning Edition - K-W Gender equality lessons for boys Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Gender equality lessons for boys Oct 15, 2014 | 8:36How important is it for parents of boys to know about feminism? We probe the issue with our parenting columnist, Tenille Bonoguore.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Dragon buys a new denOct 15, 2014 | 7:11The Morning Edition - K-W Dragon buys a new den Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Dragon buys a new den Oct 15, 2014 | 7:11Toronto investor and CBC Dragons' Den star Michael Wekerle says he wants to invest in Waterloo Region because he sees big returns when it comes to tech.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Early-onset dementia: A local family's storyOct 15, 2014 | 7:20The Morning Edition - K-W Early-onset dementia: A local family's story Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Early-onset dementia: A local family's story Oct 15, 2014 | 7:20Dementia is often thought of as an "old-persons" disease. But, Sunnyside Seniors Services says the disease affects at least 1 thousand adults in the region, under the age of 65. Waterloo's Sharon Schnarr shares her story.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Bus riders talk election issuesOct 14, 2014 | 5:13The Morning Edition - K-W Bus riders talk election issues Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Bus riders talk election issues Oct 14, 2014 | 5:13Our reporter Amanda Grant boarded a Grand River Transit bus to ask you what your top issues are this municipal election. Hear what your neighbours had to say on their morning commute.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Why green candidates tend to focus on saving you moneyOct 14, 2014 | 9:00The Morning Edition - K-W Why green candidates tend to focus on saving you money Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Why green candidates tend to focus on saving you money Oct 14, 2014 | 9:00How do you separate the experienced municipal election candidates from the newbies? Retired political scientist Robert Williams says it all comes down to how they focus on saving you money.
The Morning Edition - K-W - 12 year-old Guelph girl, a political veteranOct 13, 2014 | 6:23The Morning Edition - K-W 12 year-old Guelph girl, a political veteran Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W 12 year-old Guelph girl, a political veteran Oct 13, 2014 | 6:23She won't be able to vote for six more years but Guelph's Tia Carey is already engaging in politics. We talked with her about her experiences on the 2014 Ontario campaign trail.
The Morning Edition - K-W - United church minister tries hand at 'reverse-panhandling'Oct 13, 2014 | 8:58The Morning Edition - K-W United church minister tries hand at 'reverse-panhandling' Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W United church minister tries hand at 'reverse-panhandling' Oct 13, 2014 | 8:58Seeing an old cardboard sign asking for money has unfortunately become a common sight downtown in most cities. A Church group in Sudbury has written up their own signs to try and help, offering their time and money.
The Morning Edition - K-W - Newcomer Champion AwardOct 13, 2014 | 6:04The Morning Edition - K-W Newcomer Champion Award Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Newcomer Champion Award Oct 13, 2014 | 6:04Turkey dinners, pumpkin pie, a day off work, we have a lot to be thankful for this weekend, but let's not forget the people who are working hard to make the region a better place. Meet Narine Sookram, a man who matches that description to a "T".
The Morning Edition - K-W - Newcomer Champion AwardOct 13, 2014 | 6:04The Morning Edition - K-W Newcomer Champion Award Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Newcomer Champion Award Oct 13, 2014 | 6:04Turkey dinners, pumpkin pie, a day off work, we have a lot to be thankful for this weekend, but let's not forget the people who are working hard to make the region a better place. Meet Narine Sookram, a man who matches that description to a "T".
The Morning Edition - K-W - Newcomer Champion AwardOct 13, 2014 | 6:04The Morning Edition - K-W Newcomer Champion Award Audio
The Morning Edition - K-W Newcomer Champion Award Oct 13, 2014 | 6:04Turkey dinners, pumpkin pie, a day off work, we have a lot to be thankful for this weekend, but let's not forget the people who are working hard to make the region a better place. Meet Narine Sookram, a man who matches that description to a "T".

1 of 34