Dec 4, 2013 | 27:29The Story From Here December 4 2013 Part two Audio
The Story From Here December 4 2013 Part two Dec 4, 2013 | 27:29In part two of this episode. Tourism in Northern Ontario has always relied heavily on U.S. visitors. But now they are targeting a different visitor. Tourism officials are setting their sights on luring big game trophy hunters from Italy.
Dec 4, 2013 | 24:58The Story From Here December 4 2013 Part one Audio
The Story From Here December 4 2013 Part one Dec 4, 2013 | 24:58In part one of this episode,the Manitoba government is being criticized for changing restrictions that now make it easier for older polar bears to be placed in captivity.The old rules allowed only bears under two to put in zoos. Not any more.
Nov 27, 2013 | 24:58The Story From Here November 27 2013 Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here November 27 2013 Part 1 Nov 27, 2013 | 24:58In part one of this episode.What is it like for a scientist to work on the research that could help cure the very disease he has? Stuart Matan Lithwick is living with a degenerative eye disease that could blind him.
Nov 6, 2013 | 27:29The Story From Here Part Two Nov. 6 Audio
The Story From Here Part Two Nov. 6 Nov 6, 2013 | 27:29Master Corporal Chris Downey is taking part in a gruelling trek to the South Pole, despite suffering horrible injuries in Afghanistan. The South Pole Allied Challenge is sponsored by a charity called: Walking With the Wounded.
Dec 12, 2012 | 27:30The Story From Here December 12, 2012 - Part 2 Audio
The Story From Here December 12, 2012 - Part 2 Dec 12, 2012 | 27:30In part two, an Edmonton man pleads for leniency for the drunk driver who killed his wife while she was cycling on a PEI highway. Vancouver parents learn it's never too late to have their boys circumcised. Torontonians cope with "no mobile phone" phobia. And a Kelowna mom flags down the thief who stole her daughter's bike.
Oct 31, 2012 | 24:59The Story From Here October 31, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here October 31, 2012 - Part 1 Oct 31, 2012 | 24:59An escaped captive tells her dramatic story for the first time. Kidnapped, tied up and abused for 26 days, a Newfoundland woman shares how she survived long enough to break free of her torturer. Also, we go to Vancouver, where advocates of cargo bicycles say they can haul anything a car can haul. And we go to a Winnipeg mall to meet some bilingual Canadians who speak a second language other than French.
Nov 21, 2012 | 25:00The Story From Here November 21, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here November 21, 2012 - Part 1 Nov 21, 2012 | 25:00We tell you why it might be cheaper to meet your family in Nairobi or London this Christmas, rather than flying within Canada to see them. We take a peak at the polar bears on Churchill, Manitoba's web cams. And we celebrate the fishery of the Northwest Atlantic.
Nov 28, 2012 | 25:00The Story From Here November 28, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here November 28, 2012 - Part 1 Nov 28, 2012 | 25:00Christmas comes early for the residents of Terrace, BC after a local man wins 25 million dollars in a lottery and surprises his neighbours by giving them all gifts of cash. We go behind the scenes at Balcony TV in St. John's. And we get an inside view of Dorchester Penitentiary in New Brunswick from two of the chaplains who work there.
Dec 19, 2012 | 24:59The Story From Here December 19, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here December 19, 2012 - Part 1 Dec 19, 2012 | 24:59People in St. John's, Newfoundland share their Christmas wish lists. We meet a little girl with very big fundraising dreams in Windsor, Ontario. A breast cancer survivor from Marathon, Ontario describes the all-pink Christmas decorations in her front yard. We stop under the mistletoe on Bloor Street in Toronto. And we meet a dancing family from Montreal with four generations on stage for a production of The Nutcracker.
Jan 2, 2013 | 27:30The Story From Here January 2, 2013 - Part 2 Audio
The Story From Here January 2, 2013 - Part 2 Jan 2, 2013 | 27:30A Victoria academic explains why more and more Canadians are going "off the grid". We meet a Calgary musician who plays piano beautifully, despite the fact that he was born without ears. And retiring CBC Kuujjuaq host William Tagoona explains why he spent his 30-year career bringing the news to listeners in Canada's north.
Feb 6, 2013 | 52:17The Story From Here February 6, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here February 6, 2013 Feb 6, 2013 | 52:17A biologist warns that without mining and hunting restrictions, the once mighty George River caribou herd faces extinction. A First Nation reserve near Ottawa offers its perspective on the "Idle No More" movement, and we hear the inspiring story of a cancer patient who is reaching out to help others. The sticky note bandit has been caught, and ice fishers in Saguenay worry new rules may take the fun out of their sport. Host Anthony Germain rounds out this radio variety program with the profile of a British woman who encourages travel to Canada in winter, and a warning from the streets of Ottawa about an addictive drug called fentanyl.
Jun 5, 2013 | 51:28The Story From Here June 5, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here June 5, 2013 Jun 5, 2013 | 51:28In this episode; walking the beat on some of Winnipeg's most troubled streets; mystery budgie has Yellowknife students a twitter; the treadmill desk the latest office fitness craze; and the 4-H Club of Canada turns 100.
Oct 9, 2013 | 24:59The Story From Here October 9 2013 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here October 9 2013 - Part 1 Oct 9, 2013 | 24:59It doesn't happen often but a Toronto street car driver has been charged with careless driving after hitting a cyclist down town. A couple of street car drivers give us their view of sharing the road with cyclists.