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.
Aug 20, 2014 | 4:57News NB Newsmaker August 19 - John Leroux Video
News NB Newsmaker August 19 - John Leroux Aug 20, 2014 | 4:57Saint John has lost a treasured artist. Fred Ross passed way early this morning at the age of 87. His work hangs in the National Gallery of Canada and many public and private collections in the U-S and Europe. Fredericton Architect John Leroux was a long-time friend and wrote his Masters thesis on Ross's murals.
Aug 14, 2014 | 5:13News NB Newsmaker August 14 - Greg Ingersoll Video
News NB Newsmaker August 14 - Greg Ingersoll Aug 14, 2014 | 5:13The first week of September was supposed to be a new beginning for Moncton High School. But now that's not the case. The new location isnt' quite ready. So the year will start in the old school Gregg Ingersoll is the district superintendent.
Aug 13, 2014 | 4:40News NB Newsmaker August 8 - James Upham Video
News NB Newsmaker August 8 - James Upham Aug 13, 2014 | 4:40It's taken two-years and ten million dollars, but Moncton's new municipal museum opened to rave reviews today. Resurgo Place houses the city's historic artifacts and the Transportation Discovery Centre in an expanded, state-of-the-art gallery that offers a real hands-on experience.
Aug 13, 2014 | 4:47News NB Newsmaker August 11 - P.T. Jayachandran Video
News NB Newsmaker August 11 - P.T. Jayachandran Aug 13, 2014 | 4:47Many New Brunswickers looked up into the evening sky last night and said holy smokes ! That moon is unbelievably big and bright. What is going on? Well, to answer that, we've invited Dr. PT Jayachandran into our studio. He's a physics professor and the chair of the physics Department at UNB.