Dec 11, 2013 | 24:58The Story From Here December 11 2013 Part one Audio
The Story From Here December 11 2013 Part one Dec 11, 2013 | 24:58In part one of this episode. Hockey referees across the country say they've had enough of the verbal abuse thrown at them by parents and coaches. Games are being cancelled in Saskatchewan and B.C. because of boorish behaviour.
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 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.
Feb 13, 2013 | 52:23The Story From Here African Stories Audio
The Story From Here African Stories Feb 13, 2013 | 52:23On this episode, host Anthony Germain takes us to the mighty but troubled African continent via people who've left for safer haven in Canada, and via Canadians who are going to Africa to help. Hear how brave Dominique Wrizile has turned his turbulent teen years in Uganda and Rawanda into poetry. Learn how United Church members in Yellowknife are banding together to reunite a Somali family, and about a joyful family reunion in South Sudan. A Kelowna native thinks she can teach young women in Zambia how to negotiate with their parents for a longer stay in school, and a long time resident of Ottawa worries about his family's safety in Mali. We'll also learn about an innovative program from the University of Toronto's family medicine department that is helping populate Ethiopia with more doctors.
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.
Nov 20, 2013 | 27:29The Story From Here November 20 2013 Pt 2 Audio
The Story From Here November 20 2013 Pt 2 Nov 20, 2013 | 27:29In part two of this episode. When she was just seven ,Jori Phillips wrote a letter, put it in a bottle, and sent it out to sea near her home on Denman Island, BC. 15 years later a retired dentist from Nova Scotia found that bottle and wrote back.
Nov 7, 2012 | 25:00The Story From Here November 7, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here November 7, 2012 - Part 1 Nov 7, 2012 | 25:00A Montreal mother explains why her 10-year-old son would rather be a girl, and we meet the pediatrician who may help him get that wish. A rare Spirit Bear finds a new home in Kamloops, BC. A Saskatchewan man visits his childhood school in Newfoundland and returns the strap he stole 55 years ago. And a Toronto theatre celebrates half a century of Agent 007's sartorial style.
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.
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.
Jan 30, 2013 | 52:14The Story From Here "The Human Library" Audio
The Story From Here "The Human Library" Jan 30, 2013 | 52:14Anthony Germain tells you everything you ever wanted to know about a movement started in Denmark 13 years ago called "The Human Library." We meet people who bared their souls in public libraries across the country on January 26. Anthony jumped onto the shelf as a human book and tells us what it felt like.
Mar 13, 2013 | 52:11The Story From Here Spring is in the Air Audio
The Story From Here Spring is in the Air Mar 13, 2013 | 52:11After a quick trip to the Labrador Winter Games, host Anthony Germain brings us signs of spring. We'll visit a monarch butterfly display in Montreal, and we'll hear how savannah sparrows have changed their tune in New Brunswick. Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickie speaks from his Florida spring training camp, and we'll hear a tribute to the late, great, Stompin' Tom Connors, from his friend Roy Payne.