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    Ideas | Apr 14, 2014

    William Shakespeare was born 450 years ago this month, into a period when new ideas about the human body, the earth and the universe were threatening the old medieval worldview. Journalist and author Dan Falk examines the science of the Bard of Avon.

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    Writers and Company | Apr 13, 2014

    The launch of a new series, Brazil Inside Out. To start, Ana Maria Machado, one of the country's most respected writers. Also, Sergio Rodrigues makes connections between Brazilian's passion for soccer and their political history.

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    The Story From Here | Apr 16, 2014

    In this half hour; Atikokan's Mike Ranta on his cross country paddle; Ottawa's female bomb disposal expert; Edmonton man compiles best cities list to survive zombie attack, and what's up with the word skeet?

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    Q | Apr 15, 2014

    New York Times technology writer Farhad Manjoo warns that as the web grows, it grows less secure.

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    Under the Influence | Apr 11, 2014

    This week we air our annual book show. The research for Under The Influence requires a lot of reading, and listeners always ask for more information on the books we mention. So we take this opportunity to talk about the research books and tell stories.

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Daybreak North - Lakeland president on mill explosion: "I will be eternally sorry"Apr 16, 2014 | 2:41Daybreak North Lakeland president on mill explosion: "I will be eternally sorry" Audio
Daybreak North Lakeland president on mill explosion: "I will be eternally sorry" Apr 16, 2014 | 2:41On April 14, B.C.'s Criminal Justice Branch announced it will not be laying charges in the fire and explosion that killed 2 and injured 24 at the Lakeland Mills sawmill in Prince George in April 2012. Lakeland president Greg Stewart says his company did a
Daybreak North - We found the greatest Elvis impersonator in the world. He's in Williams Lake working with at-risk youthApr 16, 2014 | 6:00Daybreak North We found the greatest Elvis impersonator in the world. He's in Williams Lake working with at-risk youth Audio
Daybreak North We found the greatest Elvis impersonator in the world. He's in Williams Lake working with at-risk youth Apr 16, 2014 | 6:00Morris Bates was once known as "The Greatest Elvis Impersonator in the World." Today, the Williams Lake man is known more for his work with at-risk youth.
Daybreak North - Health Minister Terry Lake addresses closure of Fort St John walk-in clinicApr 16, 2014 | 9:18Daybreak North Health Minister Terry Lake addresses closure of Fort St John walk-in clinic Audio
Daybreak North Health Minister Terry Lake addresses closure of Fort St John walk-in clinic Apr 16, 2014 | 9:18On April 30, the Fort St John Medical Clinic will close its walk-in clinic. Terry Lake is the province's health minister. He says the province is working hard to attract and retain doctors in rural communities, and the problems are not limited to Fort St
Daybreak North - Totem project honours one of the most influential Haida artists of the 20th centuryApr 16, 2014 | 7:36Daybreak North Totem project honours one of the most influential Haida artists of the 20th century Audio
Daybreak North Totem project honours one of the most influential Haida artists of the 20th century Apr 16, 2014 | 7:36On a gravel road in the Kitsumkalum Canyon, artist Joe Mandur is chipping away at a special project. He is slowly carving a totem pole in honour of Freda Diesing, one of the most influential carvers of the 20th century. And Mandur is seeking a little he
Daybreak North - Workers unhappy with lack of charges in Lakeland Mills explosionApr 15, 2014 | 8:47Daybreak North Workers unhappy with lack of charges in Lakeland Mills explosion Audio
Daybreak North Workers unhappy with lack of charges in Lakeland Mills explosion Apr 15, 2014 | 8:47There will be no charges in connection with the 2012 explosion at Lakeland Mills in Prince George, when two workers willed and 22 others injured. Stephen Hunt is the Western Canadian Director for the United Steelworkers Union, and he feels more needs to b
Daybreak North - Eagle Spirit Energy wants to offer an alternative to EnbridgeApr 15, 2014 | 8:44Daybreak North Eagle Spirit Energy wants to offer an alternative to Enbridge Audio
Daybreak North Eagle Spirit Energy wants to offer an alternative to Enbridge Apr 15, 2014 | 8:44A new name in pipelines is in the race to move oil across B.C.'s north. Eagle Spirit Energy put its name in the hat as an alternative to Enbridge's Northern Gateway Project. Calvin Heline is chairperson and president of Eagle Spirit Energy. He speaks with
Daybreak North - Kitimat mayor says she will stand behind "no" vote on Northern GatewayApr 14, 2014 | 6:10Daybreak North Kitimat mayor says she will stand behind "no" vote on Northern Gateway Audio
Daybreak North Kitimat mayor says she will stand behind "no" vote on Northern Gateway Apr 14, 2014 | 6:10Kitimat mayor Joanne Monaghan has not stated her personal opinion on the Northern Gateway pipeline, but says she will respect voters who said "no" to the project in a weekend plebiscite.
Daybreak North - Need to get your employees to respect you? Establish dominance over a  grizzly bearApr 14, 2014 | 4:48Daybreak North Need to get your employees to respect you? Establish dominance over a grizzly bear Audio
Daybreak North Need to get your employees to respect you? Establish dominance over a grizzly bear Apr 14, 2014 | 4:48Drew Rogers makes a living as a treeplanter in B.C. forests. One year, he was having trouble gaining the respect of his crew when he received some unexpected help from a grizzly bear.
Daybreak North - College of New Caledonia daycare could be closingApr 11, 2014 | 8:32Daybreak North College of New Caledonia daycare could be closing Audio
Daybreak North College of New Caledonia daycare could be closing Apr 11, 2014 | 8:32A daycare is on a list of proposed cuts at the College of New Caledonia. CNC spokesperson Randall Heidt says the school can no longer afford to operate a daycare that is running at a loss. But Jessica Marshall, who has both used and worked at the daycare,
Daybreak North - Northern Health wants fluoride to stay in Prince George waterApr 11, 2014 | 7:36Daybreak North Northern Health wants fluoride to stay in Prince George water Audio
Daybreak North Northern Health wants fluoride to stay in Prince George water Apr 11, 2014 | 7:36With the city of Prince George gearing up for a referendum on putting fluoride in tap water (and a class action lawsuit against the city before the courts), Northern Health is defending the practice. "It's a well-proven, well-researched method of reducing
Daybreak North - Minister Coleman says government will be ready to fill the gaps in housing and health when LNG boom comes northApr 11, 2014 | 11:16Daybreak North Minister Coleman says government will be ready to fill the gaps in housing and health when LNG boom comes north Audio
Daybreak North Minister Coleman says government will be ready to fill the gaps in housing and health when LNG boom comes north Apr 11, 2014 | 11:16The Minister of Energy and Mines and Minister Responsible for Housing Rich Coleman is visiting Prince George today to discuss the liquefied natural gas industry.
Daybreak North - Kitimat votes on Northern Gateway pipelineApr 11, 2014 | 9:49Daybreak North Kitimat votes on Northern Gateway pipeline Audio
Daybreak North Kitimat votes on Northern Gateway pipeline Apr 11, 2014 | 9:49On April 12, residents of Kitimat will vote on whether they support Enbridge's proposed Northern Gateway pipeline. It has no legal effect on whether the pipeline goes ahead, but is being closely watched by both proponents and opponents of the project.
Daybreak North - More patients and fewer doctor leads to closure of walk-in clinic in Fort St JohnApr 10, 2014 | 7:46Daybreak North More patients and fewer doctor leads to closure of walk-in clinic in Fort St John Audio
Daybreak North More patients and fewer doctor leads to closure of walk-in clinic in Fort St John Apr 10, 2014 | 7:46On April 30, the Fort St John Medical Clinic will no longer welcome walk-in patients. Dr. Paul Mackey says the decision was made because doctors at the clinic no longer have enough time to care for the patients they already have. He says that as the popul
Daybreak North - Prince George band Black Spruce Bog will jump in a river and give you Christmas dinner for cashApr 10, 2014 | 7:00Daybreak North Prince George band Black Spruce Bog will jump in a river and give you Christmas dinner for cash Audio
Daybreak North Prince George band Black Spruce Bog will jump in a river and give you Christmas dinner for cash Apr 10, 2014 | 7:00We've all heard it's tough for musicians to make money these days, and more and more are turning to crowd-funding and innovative products to get by. Take Prince George's Black Spruce Bog: in addition to selling vinyl and t-shirts, they are offering videos
Daybreak North - Olympic medalist Denny Morrison on the good and the bad of growing up in Fort St JohnApr 10, 2014 | 5:42Daybreak North Olympic medalist Denny Morrison on the good and the bad of growing up in Fort St John Audio
Daybreak North Olympic medalist Denny Morrison on the good and the bad of growing up in Fort St John Apr 10, 2014 | 5:42Denny Morrison won silver and bronze medals at the most recent Olympics games in Sochi. Now, the speed-skater is visiting his hometown of Fort St John.

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