Sep 9, 2014 | 5:47News NB Newsmaker September 9 - Jim Emberger Video
News NB Newsmaker September 9 - Jim Emberger Sep 9, 2014 | 5:47The theme of today's political essay is an inconvenient truth. Jim Emberger says climate change is staring us all in the face. And shale gas is part of the problem. Emberger speaks for the Anti-Shale Gas Alliance.
Sep 8, 2014 | 5:06News NB Newsmaker September 8 - David McLaughlin Video
News NB Newsmaker September 8 - David McLaughlin Sep 8, 2014 | 5:06This election is putting a lot of attention on resource development, especially the future of shale gas. Today's political essay writer says the province can move forward without sacrificing the environment. The essay is called "Threading the Needle". The author is David McLaughlin. He was the President and CEO of the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy. He is currently an advisor to the Dean of Environment at the University of Waterloo.
Aug 22, 2014 | 4:50News NB Newsmaker August 20, - Douglas Mallock Video
News NB Newsmaker August 20, - Douglas Mallock Aug 22, 2014 | 4:50Grand Manan came to a nearly full stop today in honour of William Mallock. He was the paramedic who died Saturday morning in an airplane accident, along with pilot Klaus Sonnenberg. They were coming home, after transporting a patient to the Saint John Regional hospital. Just before the funeral began, William Mallock's son, Douglas, took a few minutes to speak to the CBC's Shane Fowler. And here is that conversation:
Aug 22, 2014 | 4:51News NB Newsmaker August 21 - Michael Quinn Video
News NB Newsmaker August 21 - Michael Quinn Aug 22, 2014 | 4:51And so it begins ... New Brunswick switches to full election mode. Candidate Signs are going up at a furious pace, trying to persuade you how to cast your ballot. But you know what? You can vote right now. Michael Quinn is the chief electoral officer of New Brunswick and he joins me now.