Sep 27, 2012 | 8:50Up To Speed Flag of Faces Audio
Up To Speed Flag of Faces Sep 27, 2012 | 8:50Tim Van Horn is taking pictures to create a Canadian mosaic made up of 36,000 portraits taken of people from all across the country. The photos will be put together in a 30 by 100 foot flag. It will be unfurled on On Canada Day in 2017 for our 150th birthday.
Oct 25, 2012 | 8:49Up To Speed Celebrating the CFL Audio
Up To Speed Celebrating the CFL Oct 25, 2012 | 8:49Sports journalist and author Stephen Brunt is here to talk about his new book "100 Grey Cups: This Is Our Game". We'll talk about Winnipeg's important role in the history of the league.
Nov 8, 2012 | 5:34Up To Speed The Loss of a Daughter Audio
Up To Speed The Loss of a Daughter Nov 8, 2012 | 5:34It was a terrible accident that's torn a precious life from the graduating class at Kelvin High School.
Julia Romanow died last week in that terrible crash on Wellington Crescent.
Julia's school mates are finding ways to honour her.
And her mother, Jacqueline Romanow, is setting up a scholarship in memory of her daughter.
She spoke about it with Larry Updike on Up to Speed.
Mar 5, 2013 | 8:58Up To Speed Musi App Audio
Up To Speed Musi App Mar 5, 2013 | 8:58There seems to be an app for just about everything these days.
But three local students from Vincent Massey Collegiate and St Paul's High School have created one that is catching on in a big way.
"Musi" is a streaming music app that allows you to make playlists from YouTube and operate them through the app rather than the usual download approach.
Aaron Wojnowski, David Bell and Christian Lunney are the brains behind this creation and they spoke about it with Larry Updike.
May 24, 2013 | 9:24Up To Speed Robocall Reaction Audio
Up To Speed Robocall Reaction May 24, 2013 | 9:24A Federal court ruling has confirmed fraud occurred in the 2011 election in the so-called robocalls case but the elections results were not annulled. For the Council of Canadians, that's just not good enough.
May 30, 2013 | 6:25Up To Speed Daycare Nightmare Audio
Up To Speed Daycare Nightmare May 30, 2013 | 6:25A woman who ran an unlicensed daycare left 6 young children alone in her home. The executive director of the manitoba childcare association says this is a wake up call to the risks of unlicensed care.
Oct 4, 2013 | 9:27Up To Speed Exploitation Or Art? Audio
Up To Speed Exploitation Or Art? Oct 4, 2013 | 9:27Manitoba musicians Sierra Noble & Joanne Rodriguez weigh in on the Miley Cyrus & Sinead O'Connor feud and the debate over whether Cyrus' sexy persona is exploitation or art.
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.