Information Morning - NSTurning garbage into energy in HalifaxMay 15, 2015 | 9:07Halifax council has received proposals from six different groups who want to turn the city's garbage stream into an energy source. peter Vinall is with Sustane Technologies Inc and Gord Helm is with Fourth State Energy.
Information Morning - NSStrong and steady for National Weighlifting ChampionshipsMay 14, 2015 | 8:50Haligonian Melanie Clarke is the only woman from the Maritimes who qualified for the National Weightlifting Championships taking place this weekend in Mississauga, Ontario.
Information Morning - NSProgram to bring foreign doctors to rural NS eliminatedMay 14, 2015 | 8:04As of April 1st, the College of Physicians and Surgeons has cancelled the Clinician Assessment for Practice Program or CAPP. Information Morning speaks with Dr. Abir Hussein. She is a family practitioner from Egypt who is now practicing in Yarmouth and
Information Morning - NSThe "Erin Brockovich" of HarrietsfieldMay 14, 2015 | 10:06Marlene Brown is a resident of the community and she's written several reports on the problem with a construction debris recycling site there - a site which now faces a major clean-up.
Information Morning - NSA year of "A For Adventure"May 13, 2015 | 10:04Chris Surette and Jan-Sebastian La Pierre have biked and hiked and paddled their way into our hearts for one year now. Today we're going to chat about how this project has evolved, and why it's time to publish a book!
Information Morning - NSRe-starting the flow of student immigrantsMay 13, 2015 | 7:35Nova Scotia did away with the international graduate stream for immigration in 2012. Now, the Province is putting a new process in place. We hear from Nigerian student Grace Okpala and immigration lawyer Elizabeth Wozniak.
Information Morning - NSFire fears in JogginsMay 13, 2015 | 9:46Tonight, people will get together to discuss what they can do after several buildings in the community were destroyed by fire last week. Information Morning's Phlis McGregor paid a visit to the community.
Information Morning - NSEnvironment Minister on polluted water table in HarrietsfieldMay 12, 2015 | 6:05In 2010, the Environment Department issued an order for the companies that used to operate a construction waste site to clean up. And a judge last week ruled against one company's appeal of that order. Randy Delorey is Minister of the Environment.
Information Morning - NSSky high: the soaring number of veterans using pot to treat PTSDMay 12, 2015 | 8:49CBC News has obtained some surprising statistics about the number of veterans using medical marijuana in the Atlantic region and how much money the federal government is spending to buy it for them. CBC Investigative reporter Bob Murphy has been looking
Information Morning - NSShould there be more midwives in Nova Scotia?May 11, 2015 | 10:24With the struggle to keep obstetricians in Nova Scotia - should the province follow through on recommendations to expand midwifery? Kathleen MacMillan is the director of the Dalhousie University School of Nursing. Leslie Niblett is the head of the Assoc
Information Morning - NSTraining doctors to be compassionateMay 11, 2015 | 8:14How do we train doctors to respect patients - and avoid a repeat of what happened to a transgender woman at the QEII Health Science Centre? Joan Evans is a nurse who runs the communication skills program at Dalhousie's Medical School.
Information Morning - NSBleak forecast for rural school enrolment - and possible solutionsMay 11, 2015 | 8:20Almost every area of the province is forecasting reductions in enrolment, with the sharpest declines projected for the Strait area and Southwest Nova. Information Morning speaks with Ralph Surette. He's a freelance journalist and a returnee to rural Nov
Information Morning - NSNS Supreme Court upholds a clean-up order in HarrietsfieldMay 8, 2015 | 8:12For years, residents have been fighting for clean drinking water. Kaitlyn Mitchell is a lawyer with Eco-Justice -- a national enviromental law charity in Toronto. She represented three people from Harrietsfield who intervened in the Ns Supreme Court case