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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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Episode 8: Gwen

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie and what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998.

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Is sugar killing us?

How can a stressful commute impact a person's professional performance?

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Not loving Meryl Streep's speech

'Crippled Scholar' Kim Sauder says Meryl Streep was not speaking up for disabled people in her Golden Globe speech.

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The Trump dossier: fact, fiction and everything in between

Mother Jones Washington Bureau Chief David Corn interviewed the spy who investigated and wrote the so-called Trump dossier.

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Prime minister Maritime tour, Feedback on celebrities on speaking out

Halifax mayor Mike Savage on hosting PM's town hall, Phone-in on whether Trudeau breached ethics by holidaying with the Aga Khan, Feedback on celebrities speaking out

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Parent worried about school trip, Protest over Phoenix payroll system, Phone-in on celebrities speaking out

Father worried about losing cost of school trip because of teachers' work-to-rule, Women talks about protest over fault federal payroll system, Phone-in on whether celebrities should speak out, Feedback on driving

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Traffic merging rules, Flu season facts, Bottle flipping craze

How to merge in traffic, Feedback on NS teachers' work-to-rule, Dealing with flu season, Bottle flipping craze

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Impact of teacher dispute on students, Getting women elected, How military families were affected by Afghan service

Impact of NS teacher work-to-rule on students, NB women's group seeks to get more female candidates, How military families were affected by Afghanistan mission, Feedback on basic income plan

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Dump Truck Recovery, Menu Calories Feedback, Back Income Phone-In

A 5-year-old girl from N.S. has experienced an amazing recovery, after she was hit by a dump truck. Your thoughts on listening calories on menus. And, should there be a guaranteed income in Canada? We speak with Former Conservative Senator, Hugh Segal.

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Missing dog held for ransom, Dog training questions for Silvia Jay, Singing O Canada 150 times

Dog owner receives ransom demand for missing dog, Silvia Jay takes listeners' questions about dogs, Man aims to sing O Canada at 150 events this year

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Skiers Stranded, Women Business, Shuttle Feedback, Showing Calories, Banished Words

Curtis Rossingnol gets struck on a Fredericton ski lift with his three kids, and over 40 other people. Your reaction to Atlantic Business Magazine's latest cover. And we ask: should restaurants display calorie counts?

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Business magazine features women, PEI shuttle ends, Most hated words & phrases

Atlantic Business Magazine gets negative comments over women-only issue, PEI shuttle bus changes, Phone-in on words and phrases that people hate

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Reaction to murder-suicide in NS, Phone-on on asbestos, Story about learning from failure

Reaction to murder-suicide involving veteran's family in NS, Phone-in on living with asbestos, Story about learning from faulure

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[mp3 file: runs 00:53:12]


Grief counselling after teen death, Learning from failure, Multi-hued lobster wins competition

Grief counsellors at Cape Breton school after teen death, Feedback on a new bike safety law, Phone-in on learning from failure, Multi-coloured lobster wins competition

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Cyclists push for safety law, Update on fish kill, Phone-in on what to expect in 2017

NB cyclist groups push for new law after cycling death, DFO update on Nova Scotia fish kill, Phone-in looks ahead to what could or should happen in 2017

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New Tory critic for Atlantic, NB star cyclist killed, Phone-in on unplugging the internet

New Tory critic for Atlantic Canada talks about his role, Friend reacts to death of star cyclist Ellen Watters, Author Michael Harris on unplugging from the internet

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Marine life deaths, Funny Christmas stories

Mystery of fish and shellfish deaths in Bay of Fundy, Phone-in on funny Christmas stories

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Christmas card edition

Maritimers wish Christmas greetings to family and friends

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Twelve Dares of Christmas, 20-year-old Poinsettia, Marjorie Willison phone-in

Lower Sackville man accepts dares to raise funds for scholarship, Owner of a huge poinsettia, Marjorie Willison takes gardening questions, Feedback on rural internet

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Rural high speed internet, Adult colouring craze, Fire victim offers advice

Hoping that rural broadband will become a mandated basic service, Phone-in on adult colouring, Fire victim speaks about what he did wrong, when his house burned down

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Offering Christmas dinners, The art of haggling phone-in, What Santa is hearing

NS woman offers Christmas dinner to needy family and is overwhelmed by support, Tips on the art of haggling, What santa is hearing from kids at the mall

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Most popular stolen cars, Appliance repair phone-in, Christmas food stories

Most popular stolen cars, Appliance repair phone-in, More Christmas food stories

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Moose rescue award, Marijuana law feedback, Chef Craig Flinn on Christmas food

Shediac firefighters get PETA award for rescuing moose, Feedback on marijuana law recommendations, Chef Craig Flinn takes calls on Christmas food traditions

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Banning asbestos, Naughty and nice lists for 2016

Canada to ban asbestos, Drawing up naughty and nice lists for 2016

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Marijuana impaired driving, Phone-in on new marijuana law, Feedback on LGBTQ issues

How to catch marijuana-impaired drivers, Phone-in on recommendations for new marijuana law, Feedback on LGBTQ issues

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Marijuana task force report, LGBTQ special adviser to PM, Raccoon whisperer

Marijuana task force report released, LGQTQ special adviser to PM takes calls, Man talks about his love of visiting raccoons

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Bear cub rescued, Feedback non flood compersation, Doug Bethune car calls

New Brunswick family rescues bear cub, Feedback on compensation for Sydney flood victims, Auto expert Doug Bethune takes car questions

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Sydney flood victims unhappy, Calls for tougher drink-driving sentences, Good food guide changes

Victims of Sydney Thanksgiving flood unhappy with compensation, Calls for tougher drink-driving sentences, Phone-in on the new good food guide, Christmas dinner story

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Victim of drunk driver, Viola Desmond on new banknote, Winter tire questions

Victim of Fredericton drunk driver speaks out, Viola Desmond to appear on news $10 bill, Questions about winter tires, Feedback on speaking out over offensive comments

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[mp3 file: runs 00:53:10]


Car recall notices, Calling out offensive comments, Update on inviting strangers for Christmas dinner

Car owners may not know their vehicles have been recalled, Phone-in on calling out inappropriate comments, Update on woman's invitation to strangers for Christmas dinner

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Rising food costs, Buying too much stuff, More great tree tales

The impact of rising food costs on grocery bills, Fighting the urge to buy stuff we don't really need, More great tree stories

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Teacher Legislation, Parent Impact, Air Miles Feedback, Jim White, Great Trees

Reporter Jean Laroche shares the latest news on teacher legislation. Parents react to the province cancelling classes. Your thoughts on the latest Air Miles move. Jim White shares painting advice. Plus: more favourite tree stories.

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Air Miles backs down, Favourite tree stories, CBC funding reaction

Air Miles cancels controversial point expiry plan, Forester David Palmer takes call about favourite trees, Listener feedback on more funding for the CBC

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Predicting winter, CBC Funding phone-in, More mouse stories

Climatologist Dave Phillips on the new winter forecast, Phone-on on extra funding for the CBC, More mouse stories

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Victim of dangerous offender speaks, Phone-in on plumbing, CBC scares mice

Victim of dangerous offender speaks out, Plumber Fred Walsh takes calls, using CBC radio ot scare away mice and other home invaders

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Job trends, Phone-in on "job churn", Tips on getting rid of mice

Job trend survey shows turnover is high, Phone-in on "job churn" and precarious employment, Tips on getting rid of mice

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Sex abuse in military, Phone-in on mice problems, Feedback on Christmas invitation

Nova Scotia woman who left military reacts to new numbers on sexual assaults, Phone-in on mice problems, Feedback on woman's offer to take in strangers for Christmas

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Christmas Invitation, Public Sector Feedback, Terry Punch

Nova Scotian Patty McGill is hoping to open her home, and her farm, to six strangers this Christmas. You weigh in on whether the public sector needs fewer jobs, or lower wages. Genealogist Terry Punch answers your questions.

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Conquered People, Public Sector Costs, Server Complaint

A legal brief in N.S. calls the Mi'kmaq a conquered people. Elder and historian Dan Paul responds. Should we trim the number of public servants? We speak with policy analyst Jackson Doughart. Plus: a N.B. server voices concern over pay.

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Waiting lists grow, Age-friendly communities, Wrong number privacy problem

Patient's frustration with delay, after report shows NS & NB lead country in wait times, Phone-in on developing age-friendly communities, Privacy report on medical reports going to wrong fax

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Passport problem, Feedback on supporting children, Pet questions for Dr. Carnegy

War bride baby finds he isn't a citizen, Feedback on supporting adult children, Phone-in on pet problems, More mispronunciations

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Ending coal-fired power, Feedback on PEI electoral reform, Supporting adult children

Federal plan to shut down coal-fired power stations, Feedback on PEI electoral reform, Phone-in on when parents should stop supporting children, Pronouncing words

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Confederation quilt, Grey Jay feedback, Mispronouncing words

Confederation quilt returned after restoration, Grey Jay feedback, Mispronouncing words phone-in

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PEI electoral reform, Distracted walking feedback, Gray Jay as national bird

PEI Green Party leader reacts to plans for another electoral reform vote, Feedback on distracted walking, Listeners share stories about the grey jay

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PEI voting system, Tracking tides with pumpkins,Distracted walking

Pushing PEI government to accept plebiscite result, Tracking tidal movements with pumpkins, Phone-in on distracted walking.

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Foodbank Usage, P.E.I. Nuns, Let Them Eat Dirt, D-Day Dodgers

Food Banks Canada says food bank use is on the rise across the country. Some Summerside residents worry a convent would drive down their property values. Why author Brett Finlay says eat dirt. Plus: your thoughts on D-Day dodgers.

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Harness racing crash, Trump Talkback, Doug Bethune

Track announcer Shane Ryan and horse racer John Beaton speak about one of the worst harness racing crashes in Sydney in years. Could a Trump-like leader come into power in the Maritimes? You weigh in. Doug Bethune answers your automotive questions.

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We mark Remembrance Day by sharing "We were here once. We are still here now."

The children at Beatrix Potter Elementary in London England pay tribute to fallen heroes from WW1.

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Trump lessons for Canada, PM reopens Sydney vet office, Remembrance Day memories

NB People's Alliance leader thinks Canadians also fed up with politicians, Justin Trudeau reopens veterans' office in Sydney, Phone-in on Remembrance Day memories

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US Election, War bride stories

Americans in NS talk about the election, Sydney doctor working on Clinton campaign in Virginia, Phone in on war brides

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PEI electoral reform, Distracted driving tales, Phone-in on will advice

Last day of voting in PEI electoral reform plebiscite, Distracted driving feedback, Lawyer Jessica Lyle offers will advice

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Distracted driving test, Living Wage feedback, Toxic public discourse

PEI police officer sets up road test for texting drivers, Living Wage feedback, Phone-in on the toxic state of public discourse with Jim Hoggan, author of "I'm Right and You're an Idiot"

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Remembrance Day row, Distracted drivers, Living Wage phone-in

Cape Breton craft fair attacked for Remembrance Day show, Feedback on distracted drivers, Phone-in on Living Wage

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Tracking distracted drivers, Taxi tales, heat pump advice

NS trauma doctor develops app to track distracted drivers, Feedback on taxi drivers who resfuse fares, Advice on heat pumps

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Fredericton Taxi, Bob Bancroft, Dracula Update, Halloween feedback

Karen Pinchin speaks out about being denied taxi service to her home on Fredericton's northside. Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft talks about wildlife-vehicle collisions. Tami Varma survives the night in Dracula's castle. Plus: your scary stories.

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Candy Tampering, Dracula Sleepover, What Scares Us, Forestry Feedback

University of Delaware professor Joel Best says nearly all candy tampering cases are hoaxes. Tami Varma and her brother Robin are spending the night in Dracula's castle. We ask: what scares you? Plus, your thoughts on clearcutting in N.S.

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Cougar video claim, Sisters want family benefits, Phone-in on chimneys

New Brunswick woman shoots video of cat she thinks is a cougar Sisters who live together and share expenses want survivor benefits Phone-in on chimney problems Wildlife specialist responds to cougar claim, says it's a house cat

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New senators appointed, Clear-cutting near national park, Polyamorous families

New Nova Scotia Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard Approval for clear-cutting around Nova Scotia's Kejimkujik national park Exploring polyamorous relationships

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Lottery Corporation audit, Older population threatens health care

Atlantic Lottery Corporation audit reveals problems Public policy analyst Richard Saillant on how ageing baby boomers will stretch health care to breaking point Feedback on free school lunches

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Oland bail hearing, MRI no-shows, Free school lunch phone-in

Dennis Oland bail hearing update PEI frustration over MRI patients not showing up Chef Tony Geraci advocates for free school lunches on PEI

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New Oland trial ordered, Stopping fast food ads for kids, Painting advice

New trial ordered for Dennis Oland, accused of killing his father Ottawa plans law to stop unhealthy foods being marketed to children Jim White offers paint advice

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Cape Breton flooding fears, Home reno advice, Cougar sightings

Cape Breton's mayor on fears of more flooding this weekend Our home renovation panel takes calls New Brunswick to use local lab to test for cougar DNA Feedback on Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize

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Jewel theft arrest, Medals returned, Bob Dylan`s Nobel win

Suspects in cross-Canada diamond theft spree arrested First World War veteran`s medals returned to Pubnico Phone-in on Bob Dylan`s Nobel Prize More listener Feedback on Kellie Leitch`s Canadian values

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Hunter hurt by exploding bullet, Reaction to Canadian Values phone-in, Silvia Jay answers canine questions

Hunter hurt when bullet explodes in rifle Feedback on Tory leadership candidate Kellie Leitch's plan to screen immigrants for Canadian values Silvia Jay answers questions about dogs

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