Mar 5, 2014 | 27:30The Story From Here March 5, 2014 Part Two Audio
The Story From Here March 5, 2014 Part Two Mar 5, 2014 | 27:30In this half hour; a BC used book store owner finds a 400 year old book about hunting witches; a limited spring bear hunt in Ontario raises concerns with Bob Barker; we profile of a new sitcom on Quebec TV; and a Newfoundland beauty contestant.
Feb 26, 2014 | 24:58The Story From Here Feb 26 1014 Part one Audio
The Story From Here Feb 26 1014 Part one Feb 26, 2014 | 24:58In part one of this episode,despite a growing chorus of opposition Alberta's wild horse cull is going ahead this year. The government is allowing up to 200 wild horses to be rounded up. We hear from one of the wranglers.
Feb 26, 2014 | 27:29The Story From Here Feb 26 2014 Part two Audio
The Story From Here Feb 26 2014 Part two Feb 26, 2014 | 27:29In part two of this episode, each year we hear the awful news of tragedy at sea, fishermen who drown, or sailors gone missing.
So it surprised composer,Mary Knickle,that no one had ever written a requiem to honour those souls lost at sea. Until now.
Nov 28, 2012 | 25:00The Story From Here November 28, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here November 28, 2012 - Part 1 Nov 28, 2012 | 25:00Christmas comes early for the residents of Terrace, BC after a local man wins 25 million dollars in a lottery and surprises his neighbours by giving them all gifts of cash. We go behind the scenes at Balcony TV in St. John's. And we get an inside view of Dorchester Penitentiary in New Brunswick from two of the chaplains who work there.
Dec 5, 2012 | 25:00The Story From Here December 5, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here December 5, 2012 - Part 1 Dec 5, 2012 | 25:00Meet a Calgary woman whose life has been devastated by the Human Papilloma Virus. Also, find out what "Dumping Day" means to Shag Harbour, Nova Scotia. And hear about a near-miss for a Montreal teen who was texting and listening to music on his headphones while jaywalking.
Feb 27, 2013 | 51:30The Story From Here Courage of the Caregiver Audio
The Story From Here Courage of the Caregiver Feb 27, 2013 | 51:30Host Anthony Germain introduces us to courageous caregivers like Cecile Desjarlais of Winnipeg who has to do everything for her 19-year-old brain damaged son, and is only complaining now that the Manitoba government has taken back a small, but vital, service in his care. Then there's Dave Zito and his wife Natalie Labonte in Ottawa who plan to raise their smaller than average daughter to the greatest heights. Brenda Hardiman of Halifax raises the alarm on short sighted government policies that are putting her daughter at risk in the same way as Ashley Smith, who died in prison. June Goforth's mom is suing the Saskatchewan government for her daughter's death, and Kristin Millar says she's alive today thanks to her caregivers, and the donors of her new heart.
Jan 15, 2014 | 27:30The Story From Here Jan 15 2014 Part Two Audio
The Story From Here Jan 15 2014 Part Two Jan 15, 2014 | 27:30In this episode we visit Ol' School Donuts in Halifax, meet two BC people short listed for the Mars One mission, hear a tale of survival in Saskatchewan and learn about the jump yip behaviour of the prairie dog.
Oct 31, 2012 | 24:59The Story From Here October 31, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here October 31, 2012 - Part 1 Oct 31, 2012 | 24:59An escaped captive tells her dramatic story for the first time. Kidnapped, tied up and abused for 26 days, a Newfoundland woman shares how she survived long enough to break free of her torturer. Also, we go to Vancouver, where advocates of cargo bicycles say they can haul anything a car can haul. And we go to a Winnipeg mall to meet some bilingual Canadians who speak a second language other than French.
Nov 21, 2012 | 25:00The Story From Here November 21, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here November 21, 2012 - Part 1 Nov 21, 2012 | 25:00We tell you why it might be cheaper to meet your family in Nairobi or London this Christmas, rather than flying within Canada to see them. We take a peak at the polar bears on Churchill, Manitoba's web cams. And we celebrate the fishery of the Northwest Atlantic.
Dec 19, 2012 | 24:59The Story From Here December 19, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
The Story From Here December 19, 2012 - Part 1 Dec 19, 2012 | 24:59People in St. John's, Newfoundland share their Christmas wish lists. We meet a little girl with very big fundraising dreams in Windsor, Ontario. A breast cancer survivor from Marathon, Ontario describes the all-pink Christmas decorations in her front yard. We stop under the mistletoe on Bloor Street in Toronto. And we meet a dancing family from Montreal with four generations on stage for a production of The Nutcracker.
Feb 6, 2013 | 52:17The Story From Here February 6, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here February 6, 2013 Feb 6, 2013 | 52:17A biologist warns that without mining and hunting restrictions, the once mighty George River caribou herd faces extinction. A First Nation reserve near Ottawa offers its perspective on the "Idle No More" movement, and we hear the inspiring story of a cancer patient who is reaching out to help others. The sticky note bandit has been caught, and ice fishers in Saguenay worry new rules may take the fun out of their sport. Host Anthony Germain rounds out this radio variety program with the profile of a British woman who encourages travel to Canada in winter, and a warning from the streets of Ottawa about an addictive drug called fentanyl.
Mar 13, 2013 | 52:11The Story From Here Spring is in the Air Audio
The Story From Here Spring is in the Air Mar 13, 2013 | 52:11After a quick trip to the Labrador Winter Games, host Anthony Germain brings us signs of spring. We'll visit a monarch butterfly display in Montreal, and we'll hear how savannah sparrows have changed their tune in New Brunswick. Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickie speaks from his Florida spring training camp, and we'll hear a tribute to the late, great, Stompin' Tom Connors, from his friend Roy Payne.