Mar 20, 2015 | 5:18Video NB Newsmaker March 20: Ken Craft Video
Video NB Newsmaker March 20: Ken Craft Mar 20, 2015 | 5:18The decisions by district education councils to close schools in Anglophone West and South districts is raising hackles. Harry Forestell speaks with Ken Craft, the chair of the Parent-Student Support Committee at Lorne School in Saint John.
Mar 19, 2015 | 4:40Video NB Newsmaker March 19: Glen Savoie Video
Video NB Newsmaker March 19: Glen Savoie Mar 19, 2015 | 4:40The Opposition has been calling on the premier to assure big forestry companies that their wood supply won't be tampered with. Rachel Cave speaks with Conservative MLA Glen Savoie whether he got the answers he was looking for.
Mar 18, 2015 | 5:03Video NB Newsmaker March 18: Norm Bossé Video
Video NB Newsmaker March 18: Norm Bossé Mar 18, 2015 | 5:03CBC News has learned two Moncton-area foster homes have been shut down by the province for having abused or neglected children in their care. But the department of social development refuses to provide any further details, including whether or not police have been involved, or how many children are affected. And that has New Brunswick's child and youth advocate, Norm Bossé, raising questions about transparency and oversight in the province's foster homes network.
Mar 17, 2015 | 5:02Video NB Newsmaker March 17: Peter Halpin Video
Video NB Newsmaker March 17: Peter Halpin Mar 17, 2015 | 5:02Universities and colleges in Atlantic Canada are joining forces to tackle the problem of sexual assaults on campus. Harry Forestell speaks with the executive director of the Association of Atlantic Universities, Peter Halpin, about the new working group.
Mar 16, 2015 | 3:47News NB Newsmaker March 16: Nadine Caissie-Long Video
News NB Newsmaker March 16: Nadine Caissie-Long Mar 16, 2015 | 3:47New Brunswick's Emergency Measures Organization launches its 2015 River Watch program. Harry Forestell speaks with Nadine Caissie-Long, about the current snow-pack and what impact Sunday's storm may have on when and where flooding may occur.
Mar 10, 2015 | 7:52News NB Newsmaker March 10: Mike Comeau Video
News NB Newsmaker March 10: Mike Comeau Mar 10, 2015 | 7:52Mike Comeau with NB Public Safety talks to Harry Forestell about the province's SCAN program to force alleged drug dealers out of homes and neighbourhoods. SCAN is running into criticism because critics say those accused have no way to defend themselves or challenge their accusers.
Mar 10, 2015 | 5:21News NB Newsmaker March 10: Vern Faulkner Video
News NB Newsmaker March 10: Vern Faulkner Mar 10, 2015 | 5:21Conservative MP John Williamson is facing heavy criticism after comments he made about the Temporary Foreign Worker program over the weekend. His reference to "whities" and "brown people" has him in hot water in Ottawa - and here at home. Harry Forestell speaks with Vern Faulkner, the editor of the St Croix Courier in Williams' home town.
Mar 6, 2015 | 5:14News NB Newsmaker March 6: Susan Lunn Video
News NB Newsmaker March 6: Susan Lunn Mar 6, 2015 | 5:14Canada's privacy commissioner is calling the federal government's new security bill a threat to Canadians. Daniel Therrien says bill C-51 is an excessive intrusion in taxpayer's privacy with no independent oversight to prevent abuses. Harry Forestell speaks with CBC parliamentary reporter Susan Lunn, about what people are saying in Ottawa.
Mar 5, 2015 | 6:09News NB Newsmaker March 5: Jean Sauvegeau Video
News NB Newsmaker March 5: Jean Sauvegeau Mar 5, 2015 | 6:09One year after a labour dispute at UNB, a right to information request reveals the university spent more than $315,000 on extra public relations and security during that time. Harry Forestell spoke with Jean Sauvegeau, the president of the New Brunswick Federation of Faculty Associations.
Mar 4, 2015 | 5:35News NB Newsmaker March 4: Robyn Allan Video
News NB Newsmaker March 4: Robyn Allan Mar 4, 2015 | 5:35The National Energy Board has received more than 1800 applications from groups and people who want to have their say on the TransCanada pipeline proposal. Robyn Allan is a former intervenor and says that process isn't nearly as open or accessible as you might like to think.
Mar 3, 2015 | 4:59News NB Newsmaker March 3: Adam Clawson Video
News NB Newsmaker March 3: Adam Clawson Mar 3, 2015 | 4:59Local makers of craft beer, cider and wine are hoping to find strength in numbers. Producers have banded together under one association to lobby for changes that will make it easier to sell their goods around the province. Rachel Cave speaks with the Association's founder, Adam Clawson, at his Red Rover Brewing Company in Fredericton.