May 22, 2013 | 52:20The Story From Here May 22, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here May 22, 2013 May 22, 2013 | 52:20In this episode; meet one of Canada's oldest pilots; an Ottawa reporter lands the duet of her dreams; surviving a 32-hundred foot fall without a parachute; and high school composer.
May 15, 2013 | 51:14The Story From Here May 15, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here May 15, 2013 May 15, 2013 | 51:14In this episode, the author of Cures For Hunger describes his unconventional childhood; we hear about house training heifers in Saskatchewan; the sixties scoop; and we learn about the restoration of the SS Nasookin.
May 8, 2013 | 51:32The Story From Here May 8, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here May 8, 2013 May 8, 2013 | 51:32This week from Ontario a Toronto woman asks why so much brain research is done using males, a Glace Bay couple raises a stink about their smelly neighbour, and from BC we'll meet the world's most laid back police dog.
May 1, 2013 | 53:44The Story From Here May 1, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here May 1, 2013 May 1, 2013 | 53:44In this episode, an economics graduate explains why he has second thoughts about coming to Canada, a Calgary teen discovers the dark side of indoor tanning, and we meet a man from Saskatchewan of many many characters.
Apr 10, 2013 | 52:08The Story From Here April 10, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here April 10, 2013 Apr 10, 2013 | 52:08This week on The Story From Here with guest host Mike Finnerty in Montreal, Living English, a look at English culture in Quebec. Where do the province's anglophones sit in under the new government.
Mar 12, 2013 | 52:11The Story From Here March 13, 2013 Spring is in the Air Audio
The Story From Here March 13, 2013 Spring is in the Air Mar 12, 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.
Mar 6, 2013 | 52:11The Story From Here March 6, 2013 Canadiana Audio
The Story From Here March 6, 2013 Canadiana Mar 6, 2013 | 52:11Mikes unite! Markus Schwabe interviews the Sudbury man who has founded the "International Brotherhood of Mikes." Meet the dairy farmer in Manitoba who bottles the best tasting water in the world. Edmonton's fitness guru, John Stanton, teams up with the Canadian Cancer Society to pilot a new smoking cessation strategy. Hear the voice of Sedna, and the songwriter behind Quebec's first 3D animated film: "The Legend of Sarila." Her name is Elisapie Issac. And the detective whose work is showcased in the film, "Silence of the Lambs", weighs in with his thoughts on Manitoba's accused serial killer, Shawn Lamb.
Feb 27, 2013 | 51:30The Story From Here February 27 Courage of the Caregiver Audio
The Story From Here February 27 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.
Feb 20, 2013 | 52:20The Story From Here February 20 Going Outside Audio
The Story From Here February 20 Going Outside Feb 20, 2013 | 52:20On today's program, we're going outdoors. Sliding with international students at Memorial University, caving with an Alberta specialist, tree climbing in South Africa, and hearing about a dog sled champion's plans for the Iditarod in Alaska. There are also stories about how music enhances your fitness routine, and about RCMP patrols on Alberta ski hills.
Feb 13, 2013 | 52:23The Story From Here February 13, 2013 African Stories Audio
The Story From Here February 13, 2013 African Stories Feb 13, 2013 | 52:23On this episode, host Anthony Germain takes us to the mighty but troubled African continent via people who've left for safer haven in Canada, and via Canadians who are going to Africa to help. Hear how brave Dominique Wrizile has turned his turbulent teen years in Uganda and Rawanda into poetry. Learn how United Church members in Yellowknife are banding together to reunite a Somali family, and about a joyful family reunion in South Sudan. A Kelowna native thinks she can teach young women in Zambia how to negotiate with their parents for a longer stay in school, and a long time resident of Ottawa worries about his family's safety in Mali. We'll also learn about an innovative program from the University of Toronto's family medicine department that is helping populate Ethiopia with more doctors.