Sep 6, 2012 | 9:21Up To Speed 942-JOBS Audio
Up To Speed 942-JOBS Sep 6, 2012 | 9:21Thousands of immigrants are landing in Manitoba every year, and they need jobs. Larry discovers how Manitoba Start is helping newcomers and employers come together.
Sep 6, 2012 | 8:14Up To Speed When Neighbours Build Audio
Up To Speed When Neighbours Build Sep 6, 2012 | 8:14You know the story: an old house gets torn down and the new one dwarfs everything else in the neighborhood. A resident says that's just what's happening on Montrose Street in River Heights. We hear from him and councillor John Orlikow on the issue.
Sep 6, 2012 | 6:29Up To Speed Taxi Boycott Audio
Up To Speed Taxi Boycott Sep 6, 2012 | 6:29Effective this Friday, Winnipeg's biggest taxi company may halt service at night clubs because of a conflict between cab drivers and police. What would this loss of service mean to the local night club industry? Larry asks a club promoter.
Sep 6, 2012 | 6:42Up To Speed Funding Cuts Audio
Up To Speed Funding Cuts Sep 6, 2012 | 6:42The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs is reeling after the Harper government cut funding to the organization, and others like it. Larry finds out how it will impact Manitoba's First Nations.
Sep 12, 2012 | 8:23Up To Speed Health Records Privacy Audio
Up To Speed Health Records Privacy Sep 12, 2012 | 8:23On wednesday, Cancer Care Manitoba received a reprimand from the provincial ombudsman.
It happened after someone working at Cancer Care accessed a patient records for "non-professional reasons".
Officials have not revealed what those reasons were, but it raises the issue of how easily electronic records, particularly health information, can be retrieved and examined.
Larry Updike discussed this issue with Brian Bowman, a lawyer with expertise in privacy issues and a partner at Pitblado in Winnipeg.