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Maritime Noon

 

Maritime Noon

Maritime Noon delivers developing stories in the region, and keeps you up-to-date on breaking news. We track down the experts to help you make smart choices, and we always open the conversation up to you. It's about Maritimers talking to Maritimers. Join Host Norma Lee MacLeod every day for Maritime Noon.

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Charlie's conundrum

Charlie McGettigan is eight years old, freckled and fearless. Despite her confidence, Charlie wrestles with a problem that has the kids at school making faces at her.

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Wit's end, Part 1

What's it like to go mad and be crazy, living at wit's end?

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'I want to be a woman'

A rural senior asks his wife for help transitioning to female.

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Mr. Money Mustache's guide to badass frugality

Peter Adeny, aka Mr. Money Mustache, has what he thinks is a better path to financial security.

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Canada Post Strike, Kids & Summer, Bruce MacKinnon's Order of Canada

The impact of a possible Canada Post strike or lockout Charles Pascal, Psychology professor at U of T, talks about what to with children during the summer Cartoonist Bruce MacKinnon on being named to the Order of Canada

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War Vet Gets Bed, Food trucks, Women Lobster Captains

Son of Norwegian war veteran Petter Blindheim talks about finally moving his father into a veterans' hospital Luc Erjavec, Restaurants Canada and Karl Warne, owner of Tin Pan Alley foodtruck, talk about the food truck business Three female lobster capta

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Incompetent Persons Act, Camp fire bans, Arborist phone-in

Landon Webb on ending of Incompetent Persons act and living with his own decisions\ Campground owner Deb Cameron on the ban on fires Arborist John Simmons phone-in guest on trees

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Burned-out RVer, Silvia Jay, Ham Radio Feedback

Ohio family moving to Cape Breton loses everything in RV fire Silvia Jay's dog advice Feedback on last week's Ham Radio phone-in

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Doctor Responds, Marjorie Willison, Endangered Fish

A doctor who dumped his patient denies it has anything to do with municipal politics. Gardening expert Marjorie Willison takes your calls. The CBC's Paul Withers on efforts to save the endangered white fish - including stunning the fish's main predator.

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Dumped By Doctor, Credit Card Charges Feedback, Ham Radio Operators, Fostering Feedback

Kings County politician says he was dumped by doctor over land use dispute Your feedback about credit card charges Ham radio operators Bryan Allen in Halifax and George Dewar in PEI share their experiences Feedback about whether to pay foster parents

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Senator Duffy Opinion Poll, Pension Changes, Credit Card Charges, Raccoon Caught

Don Mills, CRA on what people on PEI think of Mike Duffy as their seanator Your views on CPP changes Jim Cormier, Atlantic Director for the Retail Council of Canada, Business professor Ed McHugh and Senator Pierrette Ringuette on credit charges The chi

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CPP Changes, Pit Bull feedback, Paying Foster Parents, Catching Raccoons

David MacDonald, senior economist for the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, on the impact of changes to the Canada Pension Plan Your views on banning pit bulls Wayne MacFarlane, president of the P.E.I. Federation of Foster Families, on whether fo

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Pit Bull Bans, Bob Bancroft, Your Thoughts

Globe and Mail columnist Andre Picard says it's time to ban pit bulls. Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft takes your questions. Your thoughts on a racist letter left anonymously in a Nova Scotia family's driveway.

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Anonymous Racist Letter, Chef Craig Flinn

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Digby Doctor Shortage, Aaron Publicover, Your Thoughts

A clinic set up in Digby, NS to address the doctor shortage closes, due to a lack of doctors. Appliance repairman Aaron Publicover takes your questions. Plus, your thoughts on irradiated beef.

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Greens Gone, Irradiated Meat, Fire Pit Feedback

The Green Party of Nova Scotia has run out of steam. Thomas Trappenberg, one of the founders of the Green Party in N.S., tells us why. Irradiation is supposed to make beef safer, but would you want to eat it? Food policy expert Sylvain Charleboi

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Fire Pit Ban, Flex Ban, Veteran Feedback, Potato Soup

Halifax is considering banning backyard fires in urban areas. It's a controversial issue across the Maritimes. In Fredericton, Dan Fraser wrote a letter to his local paper on the topic. The federal government may require employers to offer flexible work

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Orlando Vigils, Finding Care TB, Doug Bethune

Communities across the Maritimes are planning vigils following the deadliest mass shooting in modern American History. Willem Blois, the chair of Halifax Pride, reflects on the tragedy in Orlando. Your stories about turning to emergency rooms to care fo

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Gordie Howe Dies, Abandoned in the ER, Marjorie Willison, Beaver Update

Mr. Hockey, Gordie Howe, dies at 88. A Nova Scotia ER doctor says elderly, non-emergency patients are increasingly being left for days at the ER instead of being taken hom, causing serious delays for other patients. Gardening expert Marjorie Willison ta

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Veteran Care, Environmental Optimism, Beaver Trapping

Former MP Peter Stoffer comes out swinging at Veterans Affairs over delays in getting a 94-yea-old Norwegian veteran into a Halifax care facility for veterans. Author and educator Elin Kelsey makes the case for environmental optimism. We ask if you think

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Avro Lancaster Bomber, Dr. Michael Dunbar, O Canada Feedback

The future of Edmundston's historical Avro Lancaster is up in the air. A plan to move the WW2 bomber to the Alberta Aviation Museum this month failed when the museum said it just couldn't afford it. Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Michael Dunbar takes your quest

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Jellyfish Research, Changing O Canada, Rat Stories, Found Pants

A Dalhousie University graduate student is asking citizen scientists to report any jellyfish sightings they have, hoping to understand just what kinds are floating off our shores. Senator Nancy Ruth makes the case for changing part of "O Canada", replac

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Missing Parents, Jim White, Missing Pants

Janet Keall has been searching for her family for years, after being abandoned as a baby, Now, she's found a sibling, who has a very similar story. Paint expert Jim White answers your questions Plus: The case of the mysterious missing pants. Andy Gaudr

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Living Wage, Rats, Fort Mac Return

A non-profit organization in Halifax embraces the Living Wage movement. We speak with Sherri Lecker, executive director of Adsum House. Rats are having a good spring, thanks to the mild winter. Pest control expert Dave Holland answers all of you rat-rela

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Return to Fort McMurray, Your Thoughts, Lentils with Chef Michael Smith, Dairy Protest

A woman originally from P.E.I. heads back to Fort McMurray, to the good news that her house is standing and she'll be able to sleep in her own bed for the first time in a month. Your thoughts on whether businesses should be able to be kid-free Chef Mich

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Lobster Rescue, Kid-Free Spaces, Two Cows in Two Days

Two vegans rescue a lobster from a supermarket in northern Ontario by flying it to Halifax to be released into the Atlantic. On the Phone-In: Should there be kid-free spaces? A Fredericton mom says she was turned away from an eyebrow appointment because

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Plain Cigarette Packaging, Home Insurance

The federal government is expected to unveil a new plan for plain cigarette packaging, which would see name brands replaced with standard colours and lettering. Imperial Tobacco says it infringes on their rights to sell a legal product. Anti-tobacco group

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Cape Split Rescue, Wills, Masculinity Feedback

Two hikers get stranded 250 feet down a treacherous rock cliff. Jeff Skaling, deputy chief of the Canning Volunteer Fire Department, tells us about the rescue at Cape Split. The family cottage can pull you together, or tear you apart. Lawyer Jessica Lyl

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NB Fracking Moratorium, Sleep Doula, Police Photo

New Brunswick has declared an indefinite moratorium on fracking. Sleep Doula Tracey Ruiz has some advice on how to get your baby to sleep through the night. A photo of a police officer relaxing on the sidewalk with a street busker in Halifax has gone vi

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Scouts Canada Apology, UNESCO Climate Change, Heritage Properties

Scouts Canada apologizes for suing a grieving New Brunswick couple. The family says their son, who killed himself last year, was sexually abused by his scout leader as a child. A UNESCO report warns World Heritage sites are at risk due to climate change.

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Fort Mac Victims Robbed, Race in Sentencing, Masculinity, Your Thoughts

A Nova Scotia couple that lost everything in the Fort McMurry fire lost what little they managed to save to thieves who stole their truck. Pamela Williams, is Chief Judge of the Nova Scotia Provincial Court, explains cultural assessment, and whether race

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Highway 104 Crash, Your Thoughts, Genealogist Terry Punch, Gord Downie Diagnosis

A fatal car crash over the weekend has more people calling for a stretch of Highway 104 in Nova Scotia to be twinned. It's the 15th fatality on this area of road since 2009. Your thoughts on tennants who destroyed a Saint John apartment before being evic

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Tenants Trash House, Your Thoughts on Trudeau, Marjorie Willison

A Saint John landlord says evicted tenants did so much damage, he'll have to tear the house down. You weigh in on the Prime Minister's conduct in the House of Commons. Gardening expert Marjorie Willison takes your calls.

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Fracas in the House of Commons, Declining Bird Populations

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau comes under fire from the opposition for elbowing a fellow MP. Bird species in North America are in decline. Laura McFarlane Tranquilla and Greg Campbell from Bird Studies Canada give us insight to the health of bird populat

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Derelict Vessels, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau Feedback, Plumber Fred Walsh, Radio Kiss

A private member's bill from a Nova Scotia MP calls for the federal government to do more for small communities stuck with abandoned, derelict ships. The mayor of Shelburne says small towns need all the help they can get-- her community has been stuck wit

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Transgender Rights, Sophie's Staff, Fort Mac Bracelets

The justice minister introduced a new bill today that will give transgender Canadians equal rights. Jessica Dempsey, a transgender woman from Halifax, responds to the news. Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau is receiving a lot of criticism for saying she needs a s

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Zika Virus, Antipsychotic Medications, Doug Bethune

A case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Nova Scotia. Dr. Frank Atherton, Nova Scotia's Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Health, tells us more. A new initiative by the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare could change how drugs are prescribed to seniors w

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Fire Fighters Head West, Homes Not Honda Feedback, Fighting Neighbours, Horse Rescue

20 Nova Scotia fire fighters head west to battle wildfires on the Manitoba - Ontario border Your thoughts on a neighbourhood protest against a Halifax Honda dealership Mediators Pamela Large Moran of CRS Atlantic and Ron Pizzo of Halifax Mediation have

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RCMP Charges, Cornwallis Feedback, Mandatory Minimum Sentences, Your Thoughts

The RCMP is facing four charges under Canada's Labour Code, stemming from the 2014 Moncton shootings that killed three officers and injured two others. Your thoughts on if we should rename streets and parks commemorating Halifax's controversial founder,

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Fired Commissionaires, Cornwallis, Fort Mac Letters

Two Moncton commissionaires are being let go for not speaking French. Ward MacDonald shares what this job loss means to him. The controversial Cornwallis name will remain on Halifax municipal properties. We ask: when is it right to rename public spaces?

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Homes Not Hondas, Dr. Eric Carnegy, Eastsizing Feedback

A group of Halifax citizens is behind a petition against Steele Auto Group's plan to flatten 17 properties in a north-end neighbourhood. We speak to Laura Russell from Homes Not Hondas, and Steele Auto Group spokesperson Dave Macritchie. Veterinarian Dr

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Fire Fundraiser, Jim White, Trump Bump

Bruce MacDonald escaped the Fort McMurray fires, to find his Cape Breton home in ashes. His brother Norm speaks about a fundraiser to get the family back on its feet. Our paint expert Jim White answers all your deck questions. Plus, is Cape Breton getti

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Fort McMurray Bride, Eastsizing

When a Cape Breton bride-to-be lost her wedding dress to the Fort McMurray fires, and old friend turned to social media, and Canadians stepped up to find her a brand new dress for her wedding on Saturday. Eastsizing: As the price of housing skyrockets ou

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Drugs on Grand Manan, Wildfires, Displaced Maritimers, Your Thoughts

As a drug problem escalates on the island of Grand Manan, the mayor worries vigilante justice could lead to violence. Wildfires can change everything in an instant. Provincial fire fighter Kara McCurdy has some insight on how a single spark can lead to s

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Maritimers Flee Fort Mac, The Trump Phenomenon

We hear from three Maritimers working and living in Fort McMurray who are escaping the devastating forest fire that is destroying the town. With Ted Cruz out of the race, Donald Trump is the Republican nominee for President. Political scientist Peter L

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Chemical Sensitivity Eviction, Pot Pardons, Your Thoughts

A Nova Scotia woman with severe chemical sensitivities says she won't leave her home, even though she's been evicted by Community Services. Her public housing unit is three bedrooms, and Community Services says they need the unit for larger families. You

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Repaying Duffy, Mandatory Census, Illegal Dumping, Your Stories

Independent New Brunswick Senator John Wallace says now that Mike Duffy has been cleared, he should be paid back the $270,000 in lost wages from his suspension from the red chamber. The long-form census is back, and it's mandatory. Illegal dumping is ea

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Parent Search, Naturopath feedback, Home Renos

Janet Keall was abandoned as an infant, on the back doorsteps of a hospital in Prince Rupert, B.C. Keall now lives in Charlottetown and has taken the search for her birth parents online. Your thoughts on naturopaths versus doctors And, home renovation

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Meningitis Death, Sunshine List Nurses, Getting Fired, Homolka

The case of 19 month old Ezekiel Stephan highlighted many questions and concerns about natural treatments. Dr. Noni MacDonald, professor of pediatrics and infectious diseases at Dalhousie University and the IWK Hospital, weighs in. Your thoughts on Nova

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Salary Shaming, Karla Homolka, Super Clothespins

Janet Hazelton of the Nova Scotia Nurses Union says nurses who make more than $100,000 should be excluded from public salary disclosures on the Sunshine List, because they're being publicly shamed for working overtime. When media revealed Karla Homolka w

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Boat Shortage, Coastal Erosion, Your Name Stories

A fisherman in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia is grounded because he can't find a boat to lease while he waits for his to come out of the shop. A boom in the lobster fishery has increased the demand for boats, and many boats that were available to lease have been

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Peace March in Halifax, The Name Therapist, Your Comments

Quentrel Provo of Stop The Hate, Spread The Love speaks candidly about gun violence in Halifax, and marching for peace. There have been three shooting deaths in one week, all targeting young black men. Duana Taha, author of "The Name Therapist" discusses

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Highway Garbage, Gardening with Marjorie Willison, Your Concussion Stories

Michael Kydd, disgusted by the garbage he sees along the side of Highway 102, calls for Nova Scotia to change regulations that bar volunteers from picking up garbage along the 100 series highways. Gardening expert Marjorie Willison takes your calls, and

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Duffy Verdict, Concussions, Your Thoughts on Electric Cars

An Ottawa judge rules on the 31 charges against Mike Duffy. Journalist and author Dan Leger weighs in on what the verdict means for Duffy and the Senate. Neurosurgeon Dr. Simon Walling offers insight on concussions and the long term effects. We ask you t

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Gender Pricing, Tuition Feedback, Electric Cars

Consumer watchdog Yvonne Colbert finds an example of gender pricing in Canesten products. Your thoughts on whether N.S. and P.E.I. should join N.B. in offering free tuition to students whose parents make $60,000 or less. And would you buy an electric

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Mudflat Rescue, Free Tuition, Wildlife Feedback

An 8-year-old boy gets stuck in a mudflat in Windsor, N.S. Deputy Fire Chief Jamie Juteau describes the rescue. The president of the University of New Brunswick, Eddy Campbell, and the president of Higher Education Strategy Associates, Alex Usher, answ

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Senator on Assisted Dying Bill, Hockey Feedback, Bob Bancroft

Senator James Cowan reacts to the assisted dying bill. Your feedback on angry sports fans. Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft answers your animal questions.

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Minor League Referee Quits, Chimney Sweep Luke Chaulk, Liverpool: Retirement Paradise?

The Chief referee from the Charlotte County Minor Hockey Association quits, after "disgusting" behaviour from fans. After a young linesman made a bad call, referees say they were targeted by angry fans. Luke Chaulk from Black Magik Chimney Sweeps has so

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Assisted Death Bill, Phone-In: Beards, Fat Feedback

Sheila Sperry from Dying with Dignity reacts to the government's new doctor-assisted dying bill. On the Phone-In: Beard historian Alun Withey joins us and we ask if you're a fan of facial hair. And your thoughts on using the word "fat"

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C.B. School Closures, Mulcair Feedback, Is "Fat" Offensive?, LG Feedback

A school board in Cape Breton votes to close 17 schools Your thoughts on what's ahead for the NDP without Tom Mulcair On the Phone-in: Is the word "Fat" offensive? And, LG apologizes over its offensive ad

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LG Ad Fail, Income Tax, Your Thoughts on Hockey Fights

LG Canada's Twitter ad for a new washer backfires after it sells the Twin Wash as so efficient, women will have more time to get manicures. Critics call it sexist and outdated. On the Phone-In: Get some help filing your personal income tax from the CRA's

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Mulcair Steps Down, Hockey Fights, Affordable Internet, Your Thoughts

Long-time New Democrat peter Mancini says that with both opposition parties now locked into leadership races, no one will be holding the government to account. Former NHL enforcer Jim Thomson makes the case for taking fighting out of the NHL. Do you agr

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Chase The Ace Record, Your Thoughts, Doug Bethune

Sydney's Chase the Ace is down to just seven cards, and has a record-breaking jackpot of more than 1.9 million dollars. A man from Cap-Pelé, N.B. is headed to Sydney for the third week in a row-- buying four thousand Chase the Ace tickets, enough for th

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Man Thanks Rehtaeh Parsons for Lifesaving Kidney, The Future of the NDP, Mr. Lister Returns

On the third anniversary of her death, the Fredericton man who received Rehtaeh Parsons' kidney says she saved his life. On the eve of the NDP's national convention, we ask if Tom Mulcair should stay or go. Plus: 90-year-old John Lister, a cattle farmer

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Senator Won't Move, Your Thoughts on Creep Catcher, GM Salmon, Paid Plasma Feedback

New Brunswick Independent senator John Wallace says he's been asked to leave his office, and move away from the conservative caucus. He says he won't move, and calls it another example of "iron-fisted" partisanship in the upper chamber. You weigh in on a

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Creep Catcher Vigilante, Paying For Plasma, Telemarketing Harrassment

A teenager from Saint John joins "Creep Catcher," a group that posts videos of alleged sexual predators meeting up with people they think will be underage girls. Police warn against it, calling it vigilantism. Should donors be able to sell their plasma?

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No Cougar, Painting with Jim White, Kosher Kilts

Parks Canada says DNA testing for cougars has come back negative, or undetermined. Paint expert Jim White takes your calls. A Scottish Rabbi has registered an official Jewish tartan, and orders for tartan skullcaps, prayer shawls and kilts are coming in

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Anonymous Fashion Tips, Peggy's Cove Feedback, This Is That

Teresa Wright is the chief political reporter for the PEI Guardian. She received an anonymous tip on her answering machine, but it wasn't about a story-- it was to complain that she wore too much red lipstick. Your thoughts on safety changes to Peggy's C

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Anonymous Fashion Tips, Peggy's Cove Feedback, This Is That

Teresa Wright is the chief political reporter for the PEI Guardian. She received an anonymous tip on her answering machine, but it wasn't about a story-- it was to complain that she wore too much red lipstick. Your thoughts on safety changes to Peggy's C

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