Mainstreet NSHow much do leaders' debates matter?Aug 5, 2015 | 15:24Not everyone thinks a leaders' debate is the best basis on which to decide which party to vote for. Mainstreet host Stephanie Domet asks how much they matter.
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on what's wrong with military procurement (part 1)Jul 8, 2014 | 12:10Whether DND sets out to buy submarines, ships, stealth fighters, or helicopters, there seems to be no end of controversy around military procurement. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie Domet there's a common cause to a lot of the problems.
Mainstreet NSKim Mitchell talks about Max Webster, his solo heyday, and beyondJul 9, 2015 | 37:19To mark Kim Mitchell's birthday, here's an extended version of a conversation Kim had last year with Alex Mason, producer of CBC Radio's Mainstreet in Halifax. With lots of Kim's music mixed in, too.
Mainstreet NSHunter slips and shoots himself near ShelburneFeb 13, 2014 | 7:05A Rockland resident barely came back alive from a recent hunting trip this winter. Phillip Williams shares his harrowing story.
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2)Jul 9, 2014 | 11:14Whether DND needs ships, helicopters, or stealth fighters, the Treasury Board insists the lowest price is the law. That means buying in bulk to lower per unit costs, and trying to predict your needs decades into the future. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie
Mainstreet NSMinister says DNR to pursue FSC certification on all western Crown landsMar 3, 2015 | 11:15Zach Churchill talks with Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet about the Department of Natural Resources' response to a report into a controversial clearcut last year near St Margaret's Bay.
Mainstreet NSPlanes makes "terrifying" storm landing in HalifaxMar 27, 2014 | 11:20Craig Jackson and his wife were passengers aboard a flight that made three harrowing attempts to land in Halifax, during a storm that saw high winds and whiteout conditions. He describes the experience.
Mainstreet NSClassic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well LoveApr 21, 2014 | 30:45Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet listens to some of Fare Thee Well Love with Jimmy Rankin. More Classic Wax at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NSKen Hansen on what Canada really needs in a navy (part 3)Jul 10, 2014 | 13:00Ken Hansen says the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy probably doesn't have the budget to deliver everything DND wants. But he tells host Stephanie Domet he believes the budget is big enough to get the mix of vessels we actually need.
Mainstreet NSPlaywright tries to restore the role of two-spirited people on rural reserveJul 16, 2014 | 13:08"Agokwe: Gay Love On The Rez" is a one-man play, written and performed by a two-spirited son of a First Nations chief. Guest host Jackie Torrens spoke with Waawaate Fobister.
Mainstreet NSMegan Leslie on Sambro Island LightMay 25, 2015 | 11:33The federal government has promised one and a half million dollars to restore Sambro Island Light. The NDP MP for Halifax tells Stephanie Domet why she also wants it designated a heritage lighthouse.