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NB: Information Morning (Fredericton)

Information Morning Fredericton is your daily survival guide. We bring you the top stories from the city, the province - and around the world. We run the stories that matter to you.

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Education system failing kids with special needs, say parents

A Hamilton, Ont., mother says she's finding she can't get the support her autistic son needs to succeed in his public school.

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An activist's plea for change

These days FrancesLee is fed up, and exhausted by the puritanical demands and strictures of fellow comrades.

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The future of work

Learn how to make a living in a digital future.

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Yankee Stadium girl hit by 170 km/h foul ball

A New York City councilman is renewing calls to extend the protective netting at Yankee Stadium after a young girl was hit in the face.

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Healthy NB Honeybees?

The hot, dry summer has taken a toll in many ways, affecting even one of the smallest of creatures, bees. Terry Seguin speaks with Andrew Buyers, president of the Central Bee Keepers Association.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:26]


Allison Pelkey - Student Petition

Leo Hayes Grade 12 student Allison Pelkey speaks with Shaun Waters about the death of her classmate Benjamin Dodding. She explains her drive to have his photo included in the 2018 graduates yearbook.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:51]


Brad Sturgeon - Student Petition

Terry Seguin talks to the principal of Leo Hayes High School about a petition started by students to get a deceased friend's photo in the yearbook.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:04]


Brian MacDonald - Public Health

Terry Seguin talks to the PC health critic about changes to the office of the chief medical officer of health.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:52]


Deep Trouble - Part 4

Shane Fowler looks at what scientists are doing now in an effort to prevent more right whale deaths in the future.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:26]


Jennifer Houle - Word Feast

Terry Seguin talks to an award winning poet about Fredericton's first literary festival.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:04]


Jim Salmon - Line Crew

Terry Seguin talks to the vice president of Holland Power Services whose line crews are in Florida helping to restore power after Hurricane Irma.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:35]


Deep Trouble - Part 3

Steve Bruce talked to two wildlife pathologists at the Atlantic Veterinary College who spent the summer trying to find out what was killing North Atlantic right whales.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:26]


Deep Trouble - Part 1

Carolyn Ray went to Massachusetts to find out how whale rescues began.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:46]


Greg Ericson - Water Rates

Terry Seguin talks to the chair of Fredericton's finance committee about an increase in what you pay for the water you use.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:00]


Ed McHugh - Facebook Scam

Terry Seguin talks to a marketing expert about how the offers you see on Facebook may not be what they seem.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:39]


Deep Trouble - Part 2

Lauren Bird has the story behind what happened the day Joe Howlett died saving a North Atlantic Right Whale.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:35]


Reunion

Myfanwy Davies spoke to three nurses as they celebrate 50 years of nursing.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:58]


David Currie - Birds

Terry Seguin asks the president of the NS Bird Society if it's safe to put your bird feeders back up after being asked to take them down earlier this year to prevent an infection from spreading.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:10]


Dr. Wayne MacDonald - Chief Medical Changes

Terry Seguin talks to a former chief medical officer of health for NB who says the changes to the office make no sense.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:25]


Anne-Marie Hartford - Prime Time Volunteers

Terry Seguin talks to a long-time volunteer about a workshop she has organized for groups to share tips on attracting and keeping volunteers.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:32]


Signy Arnason - Project Arachnid

Terry Seguin talks to the associate executive director of the Canadian Centre for Child Protection about a ground-breaking service in Manitoba to deter the sharing of intimate images online.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:39]


Stephen Chase - Park Plans

Terry Seguin talks to the city councillor for Ward 9 about the consultants report on the future of Odell and Killarney Lake parks.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:51]


David Shipley - Equifax

Terry Seguin talks to our cyber security expert about how you can find out if you were affected by the Equifax cyber security breach, and what you can do about it.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:07]


Bernard Lord - Medavie

Terry Seguin talks to the CEO of Medavie about questions and concerns about changes to extramural.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:55]


Cecile Cassista - Medavie

Terry Seguin talks to the executive director of the Coalition for Seniors and Nursing Home Rights, who says giving extramural services to the private sector isn't good for seniors.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:37]


Karen Busby - Intimate Photos

Terry Seguin talks to a law professor about the Manitoba statute that protects victims when intimate photos are shared.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:39]


Emma Chevarie - Local Music Column

Terry Seguin talks to our local music columnist about music in Fredericton this week.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:34]


Mark Keenan - Orlando

Terry Seguin talks to a local man helping to restore power in Florida after Hurricane Irma.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:21]


Brent Staeben - Harvest

Terry Seguin talks to the music director of the Harvest Jazz and Blues festival as it gets underway in Fredericton.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:50]


Krista Ross - Business Taxes

Terry Seguin talks to the CEO of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce about the federal government's sweeping changes to business taxes, with the goal of closing loop holes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:03]


Premier Brian Gallant - Energy East Pipeline

Terry Seguin talks to the Premier about the news that TransCanada is suspending its application in order to re-evaluate the viability of the pipeline.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:54]


David Mazerolle - Discovery

Terry Seguin talks to a botanist about two plant species he's found in the province.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:17]


Don Mills - Traffic Cameras

A recent survey done by Corporate Research Associates says people in Fredericton want red light cameras installed. Terry Seguin talks to the chairman and CEO of CRA.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:11]


Wayne MacKay - Nude Picture Case

Terry Seguin talks to a former law professor about the case of six teens who were convicted of sharing intimate images.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:59]


Bruce Cockburn - HJB

Terry Seguin talks to Bruce Cockburn, one of this year's headliners at the Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:46]


Changes to Health Dept.

Two former health ministers give us their assessment of the changes to the health department. Terry Seguin talks to Ted Flemming and Mike Murphy.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:50]


Donald Arseneault - Moving On

Terry Seguin talks to the Liberal MLA for Campbellton-Dalhousie about his decision to say goodbye to a long distinguished career serving New Brunswick.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:17]


Catherine Blaney - School Delays

Terry Seguin talks to the interim superintendent of ASD-West about construction at FHS delaying the first day of classes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:17]


Paula Doucet - Extramural

Terry Seguin talks to the president of the NB Nurses Union about major changes to the province's health care system.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:51]


Katherine d'Entremont - Bilingual Health

Terry Seguin talks to NB's commissioner of official languages, who warns the government it's language obligations do not end when it transfers control of programs like telecare and extramural to private hands.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:00]


Lisa Anne Ross - The Bridge Project

Terry Seguin gets details on an art display coming to the walking bridge in Fredericton.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:48]


Mike Comeau - Arming Staff

Terry Seguin talks to the deputy minister of Justice and Public Safety about the decision to arm public servants.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:02]


Gerry Redmond - Moose Conference

Terry Seguin talks to a retired wildlife biologist about the focus of this year's North American Moose Conference in Cape Breton.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:38]


Ian Letourneau - End of Term

Terry Seguin sits down with Fredericton's first cultural laureate as he nears the end of his 2 year term.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:45]


Jean Sauvageau - Armed Courts

Terry Seguin talks to a criminology professor who questions the Premier's decision to introduce sidearms to the court system.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:22]


Catherine Blaney - ASD-West

Terry Seguin talks to the interim superintendent of schools in Anglophone West about her priorities and expectations this school year.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:46]


Anne Bertrand - End of Term

Terry Seguin talks to the province's Access to Information and Privacy Commissioner as she finishes her term in office.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:47]


Karen Pinchin - Food Column

Our local food columnist talks about tomatoes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:19]


Tim Rayne - The Capital Project

Terry Seguin talks to a local film maker about his latest production.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:03]


Candace Dekleva - Rural Community

Terry Seguin talks to a resident of the Kingsclear LSD who lobbied against joining the proposed York Rural Community.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:48]


Alexandra Chasse - Harvey

Terry Seguin talks to a former New Brunswicker whose family is caught in the grips of tropical storm Harvey.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:18]


George Daley - New NBTA President

Terry Seguin talks to a Bathurst high school teacher and vice principal who is the new president of the New Brunswick Teachers Association. He's hoping to improve mental health support for students during his two year term.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:11]


Elizabeth May - Energy East

Terry Seguin talks to federal Green party leader Elizabeth May, who is touring the Maritimes as the NEB stipulates strict environmental conditions for the Energy East project.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:32]


Brandon Brewer - Retiring

Terry Seguin talks to the Fredericton boxer about his decision to put away the gloves.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:52]


Claude DeGrace - Metepenagiag

Terry Seguin talks to the chair of the Metepenagiag Heritage Park about the repatriation of artifacts from the province to the Metepenagiag First Nation.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:09]


Stephen Kimber - Globe

Terry Seguin talks to a professor of journalism about the Globe and Mail's decision to stop printing its Maritime edition.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:26]


William Parenteau - Wood Board

Terry Seguin talks to a UNB historian about concerns over the future of the province's wood marketing boards.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:27]


Cory Hughes - In the Field

Trapping unwanted insects.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:14]


Amy Scott - Louisbourg Dig

Terry Seguin talks to an assistant professor at UNB about an archaeological dig like no other.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:50]


David Shipley - Smart Grid

Our cyber security columnist points out some flaws in the future of the power supply to your home.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:03]


Lois Corbett - Energy East

Terry Seguin talks to the executive director of the Conservation Council of New Brunswick about the latest news on the Energy East project from the National Energy Board.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:11]


Bev Gaston - Municipality EMO

Terry Seguin talks to the mayor of Doaktown and president of the Union of Municipalities about how municipalities should deal with the next big storm.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:07]


Chris Foster - Bike Infrastructure

Terry Seguin talks to the executive director of Velo NB about the police crackdown on biking laws in Fredericton, and whether there is appropriate infrastructure to keep cyclists safe.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:13]


Dr. Peter Lin - Vitamins

Terry Seguin talks to our house doctor about how to know when you are getting to much of a single vitamin.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:25]


Blaine Higgs, David Coon - Ice Storm Response

Terry Seguin talks to the leader of the official opposition, and the Green party leader, about an internal report that gives a stinging review of political actions during last winter's ice storm.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:58]


Stephen Chase - Cycling

Terry Seguin talks to a city councillor and chair of the city's public safety committee about finding room in Fredericton for cyclists and pedestrians.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:47]


Chuck Everett - Apples

Terry Seguin checks in with the owner of a local apple orchard to see how this years apple crop is coming along.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:48]


Dennis Tokaryk - Eclipse

Terry Seguin talks to a professor at UNB about yesterday's eclipse and the next one to be seen in the province, in 2024.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:21]


Joe Nocera - Raccoon Population

Terry Seguin talks to a professor at UNB about a study to determine the raccoon population in Fredericton.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:02]


Pokemon Go

Philip Drost has a look at the Pokemon Go resurgence in the city.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:16]


Jim Pickett - Eclipse Review

A Perth Andover couple made the long drive to Idaho Falls to watch the full eclipse. We called Jim Pickett back today to see what the experience was like for them.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:03]


Gaetan Thomas - Ice Storm

Lessons learned. Terry Seguin talks to the president and CEO of NB Power about preparations for the next big ice storm.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:40]


Kim Quartermain - Cycling

Terry Seguin asks an Inspector with the Fredericton police force about the decision to write tickets for cyclists who don't follow the rules.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:51]


Canadian Symbol: Totem Pole

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to John Lutz, a history professor at the University of Victoria.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:47]


Jim Pickett - Eclipse

Terry Seguin talks to a man from Perth Andover who will be watching the solar eclipse today in Idaho Falls.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:03:56]


Cycling Rules

Jordan Gill asked some people in the cycling community what they think about a new initiative by the Fredericton Police force to crack down on cycling on the sidewalk.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:03:21]


Ryan Groom - Maritimes From Above

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a Fredericton film maker who was inspired by the beauty of his own province.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:55]


Local Band - Sleepy Driver

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to Peter Hicks and John Heinstein, from Fredericton band Sleepy Driver.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:55]


Matthew Braga - Passwords

If you're in the habit of creating complicated Pa$$w0Rd$, you may be doing it wrong! Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a tech expert about how to secure you passwords.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:05]


David Shipley - Cyber Battles

Our cyber security columnist talks about the Cyber war.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:55]


Dennis Darby - CME on NAFTA

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the president and CEO of the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters about what Canadian businesses want out of the NAFTA negotiations.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:45]


Fred Whoriskey - Wave Riders

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the executive director of the Ocean Tracking Network about its latest initiative to track the movements of the endangered right whale.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:38]


Tickets for Cyclists

Lauren Bird spoke with Benoit LeBlanc and Samar Alam from Velo NB about a push for more cycling infrastructure in Fredericton as the City Police say they're going to be handing out more tickets to people not following the rules.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:42]


Walid Hejazi - NAFTA CETA Model

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a professor about how Canada can use past trade deals as a starting point in renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:01]


Karen Pinchin - Food Column

Our local food columnist looks at how to stay fed when you're camping.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:35]


Dan Kraus - Invasive Species

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a conservation biologist about Canada's top invasive plant species and how to get rid of them.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:05]


Cameron Ritchie - Homewurk

Colleen Kitts-Goguen checks in with a high school student who is creating jobs for his peers.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:43]


Stephen Chase - Median

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a city councillor about the proposed median at York and Kings College in Fredericton, and the vote rejecting that proposal.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:17]


Greg Ericson - Tax Freeze

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a city councillor about the city's options for the upcoming budget as the province freezes property tax.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:34]


So You Think You Can Drag

Kevin Lemieux and Dale Gray, two local drag queens, talk about their experiences in the drag community.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:58]


Susanne White - Food Security

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the community inclusion network coordinator for Greater Fredericton Social Innovation about the options for people who want to eat healthy, but don't think they can afford it.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:08]


Moira Brown - Right Whales

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a senior scientist with the NE Aquarium and the Canadian Whale Institute about the government's order for ships to slow down in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:30]


Lesley Balcom - Median

A proposed median at the intersection of Kings College Rd. and York St. has some citizens concerned.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:38]


Symbols of Canada: Poutine

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to Caroline Durand about how fries, cheese curds and gravy came to symbolize Canadian cuisine.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:27]


Catherine Latimer - Solitary Confinement

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the executive director of the John Howard Society about new limits on solitary confinement in prison.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:51]


Local Band - The Hypochondriacs

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a Fredericton band as part of our summer series on local bands.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:12]


Rod Currie - Brook

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the president of the Fredericton Fish and Game Assoc. about restoring McIntosh Brook.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:25]


David Shipley - Dark Web

Our cyber security columnist talks about the 'wild west' of the internet.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:55]


Eamon Hoey - Bell

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a management consultant about the dangers of wide spread cellular outages.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:21]


Gardening Phone In - Aug 10

George Scott answers your gardening questions.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:31]


Roger Collet - Burn Ban

We get the latest on the current fire situation in the province.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:44]


Wayne Knorr - Walking Bridge

The viewing platforms on the Bill Thorpe Walking bridge will be closed indefinitely. Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the communications manager for the city.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:35]


Symbols of Canada - Lacrosse

Lacrosse..is it really Canada's game? Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to Gillian Poulter.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:56]


Candice Dekleva - YRC

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a resident in the Kingsclear LSD who isn't in favour of the proposed York Rural Community.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:41]


Larry Kalkstein - Hot Temps

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a professor about new research that says potentially lethal temperatures are becoming more and more common.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:21]


Roger Collet - Forest Fire

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the provincial fire prevention officer to find out what the province is doing to protect against forest fires.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:08]


Local Band - David in the Dark

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a Fredericton band as part of our summer series on local bands.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:49]


David Shipley - Cyber Threats

Our cyber security columnist talks about online safety, and the problems of cyber bullies and predators.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:54]


Moira Brown - Right Whales

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a senior scientist about saving the endangered right whale.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:21]


Gardening Phone-In: August 03

George Scott answers your gardening questions.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:35]


Kelley McGuire-Wilson - Miscou Fire

Residents are now allowed to return to their homes after a forest fire forced them to evacuate. Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a resident of Miscou Island about the ordeal.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:38]


David Coburn - York Rural Committee

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the chair of the YRC steering committee about the feasibility study.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:00]


Benoit Bourque - Cannabis

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the chair of the select committee on cannabis legalization now that the public consultations have wrapped up.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:05]


Bill Bogart - Crime Stats

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a professor and author about the gray area around policing pot as we get closer to legalizing the drug next year.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:20]


Symbols of Canada - Vimy Ridge

Colleen Kitts-Goguen spoke to Jamie Swift about why his symbol of Canada is Vimy Ridge.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:11]


Chris Gallant - Highland Games

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the co-chair of the NB Highland Games, taking place this weekend at Old Government House.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:01]


Marieka Chaplin - Nashwaak Algae

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the executive director of the Nashwaak Watershed Assoc. about the blue-green algae problem in Nashwaak Lake.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:28]


Fred Bergman - Labour Study

APEC has released a report card on Atlantic Canadian youth and the labour market. Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the senior policy analyst with the council about the latest numbers.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:35]


Local Band - The Tortoise the Hare and the Millionaire

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks Matt Carr and Eric Allard, members of an up and coming Fredericton band.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:15]


Gardening Phone In - July 27

George Scott answers your gardening questions.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:34]


Body Cameras

Karissa Donkin brings us details of the fight to have public access to body cam video.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:18]


Dr. Na-Koshie Lamptey - Algae Alert

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the regional medical officer of health about a blue-green algae alert.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:48]


Cyber Security: David Shipley - Hacking Health

Our cyber security expert talks about threats to health care systems and information.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:26]


Brian Duplessis - Fundraiser

Colleen Kitts-Goguen finds out about a fundraiser for a long-time foodbank volunteer.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:06]


Dr. Peter Lin - Dementia

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to our house doctor about a recent study that says about one-third of dementia cases might be preventable.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:26]


Stephen McAlinden - Quarry

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the general manager of planning and development with regional service commission 11 about the recommendation decision on a second quarry near Estey's Bridge.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:16]


Vanessa Vander Valk - March

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the host of Shift NB about completing the Nijmegan march, and what that accomplishment means to her.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:08]


Tilly Jackson - NotaBle Acts

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to a local director, actor, and playwright about this years NotaBle Acts Theatre Festival.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:19]


Roberta Clowater - CPAWS Annual Report

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the executive director of the NB chapter of the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society about the province's efforts to protect land and water.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:15]


Forest Mystery

Shane Fowler tells us about a mysterious object found in the woods of New Brunswick 55 years ago, and a family still trying to get answers.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:31]


Melissa Lunney - Door App

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the developer of a new app called Doorable.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:31]


Steve Roberge - Police Complaint

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to the executive director of the NB Police Commission as they venture into official language territory.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:51]


Moot Court Champs

Colleen Kitts-Goguen spoke to Abbie LeBlanc and Navy Vezina, two St. Thomas University students on the winning team that took part in a moot court competition in Geneva.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:29]


Symbols of Canada: Hockey

Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to Kristi Allain about why hockey deserves to be a symbol of our national identity.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:06]


John Slipp - Border Barrier

Terry Seguin talks to the owner of the Woodstock duty free shop about why he can't sell craft beer.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:34]


Robin Anderson - Quarry Fight

The fight continues against a second quarry in a community outside of Fredericton. Terry Seguin talks to the chair of Estey's Bridge LSD.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:22]


Tim Kukula - Future Forest

Shaun Waters talks to the organizer of the Future Forest festival.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:54]


Ed Teale, John Way - Brewers

Terry Seguin talks to two local brewers who weigh in on changes needed to help the craft brewing industry thrive in NB.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:40]


Cyber Security Expert - 911

David Shipley talks about the growing problem of children accidentally dialing 911 on a deactivated cellphone.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:22]


Krista Ross - Craft Beer

Terry Seguin talks to the CEO of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce about the craft beer industry and the impact of the province's regulations.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:49]


Vaughana Atyeo - Future Forest

Shaun Waters speaks to a Clarks Corner woman about the new location of an electronic music festival.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:37]


Mervin Green - Centennial Canoe

Terry Seguin gets the long lost story of New Brunswick's centennial canoe team.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:01]


Phil Ralph - PTSD Retreat

Terry Seguin talks to the national program director at Wounded Warriors Canada about a retreat for veterans suffering from PTSD and other mental health issues.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:48]


Inspector Scott Patterson - Break and Enters

Terry Seguin talks to a Fredericton Police Inspector to get an update on the break and enters in the city.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:01]


Matt DeCourcey - Softwood

Terry Seguin talks to the MP for Fredericton about two financial institutions that say Canada is close to signing a softwood lumber deal with the US.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:10]


Ryan Zarychanski - Artificial Sweeteners

Terry Seguin talks to the author of a new study that says artificial sweeteners don't help you lose weight, and may be associated with other health issues.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:27]


Symbols of Canada: Tim Hortons

Colleen Kitts-Goguen looks at Tim Hortons, and how the hockey player turned coffee beans into a symbol of our national identity.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:38]


Red Light Cameras

Edmonton's Gerry Shimko provides some advice for red light camera's here in Fredericton. He's the executive director of traffic Safety.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:29]


Atlantic Canadian Birds Dying Off

Birds are dropping dead across Atlantic Canada because of a spreading infection, Terry speaks with David Currie,president of the Nova Scotia bird society.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:33]


Cyber Security Auto Hacking

Our cyber security columnist David Shipley talks about hacking into cars and trucks and what that means for the auto industry.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:39]


Dominic LeBlanc on Whales

DFO Minister Dominic LeBlanc on what plans there are to protect the endangered right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:46]


Whale Rescuer Praised

Danielle Dion, with Quoddy Lake Marine, talks about the kind of man Joe Howlett was and why she wishes there was not such a need for the whale rescue team he belonged to.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:02]


Vanessa Vander Valk to Netherlands

Shift host Vanessa Vander Valk heads to the Nijmegan march in the Netherlands. She tells Terry why it is so important to her.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:20]


Stuggling to Find Their Place

Transgender athletes at Canadian universities have tough choices to make. Play the sports that have become their therapy, or leave sports to become the people they want to be. Maria Burgos has that story.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:51]


NB Firefighters to BC

Roger Collet, provincial forest fire prevention officer, speaks with host Terry Seguin about the 22 New Brunswick fire fighters who are in BC to help battle the province's forest fires.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:08]


Police Want More Naloxone

First responders all over the country are being equipped with Naloxone kits. The antidote for opiate drugs, like fentanyl. The Frederiton Police force have more than two dozen, but Deputy Police Chief Martin Gaudet says they need more.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:14]


Symbols of Canada: The Canoe

Canadian scholars have looking at national identity through popular symbols are preparing a book on everything from hockey to the canoe. This morning on our Symbols of Canada: The Canoe The essays are a critical look at these symbols and how they becam

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:18]


True Doors

Helping seniors feel more at home in nursing care but recreating familiar doors in their setting

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:08]


In the Field: Black Ash Tree

On our new summer series 'In the Field', Philip Drost, heads out to find out all about the Black Ash tree, why it's in danger and what's being done about trying to save it.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:29]


Families, Mental Health and Legal Help

Chantal Landry is the Public Trustee for NB and the Director of Family Law Services with the Legal Aid Commission. She describes what's available to families trying to help members with mental health issues.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:29]


Struggling Maritime Economy

Why is New Brunswick still a "have less" province? Donald Savoie looks at our struggling Maritime economy in his latest book, Looking for Bootstraps - Economic Development in the Maritimes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:10]


Cybersecurity: David Shipley

Our cybersecurity, DAvid Shipley talks about how to protect democracy from hacking.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:07]


Woodlot Owners Set Record Straight

Woodlot owners say some of the claims made by Roger Melanson about the softwood lumber tariff issue aren't true. President of the NB Federation of Woodlot Owners Rick Doucett sets the record straight.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:26]


Families Need More Help

Warren Maddox is the executive director at the Fredericton Homeless Shelters. He says there needs to be more help for families dealing with a loved one with severe mental illness. He's the

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:33]


Saving the right whales

The Director of the Maine Animal Response Society says there no time to waste if we want to save the right whale. Things need to change on our waterways.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:32]


Part 2: A mother's plea

Jan Higgins wants to help her 31-year-old son. Joshua lives with drug-induced schizophrenia and Higgins says it's time the law changes so family members can help those with mental illnesses.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:07]


Part 1: A mother's plea

Jan Higgins can only watch what she calls her son's "slow deterioration". Joshua lives with drug-induced schizophrenia, deals with psychosis and is unable to take proper care of himself.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:40]


Expert on whale necropsies

Preliminary results of whale necropsies on P.E.I. released. Terry speaks with Dr. Pierre-Yves Daoust, lead investigator on the team of experts.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:55]


Symbols of Canada: The North

This summer, we'll be talking about the symbols of Canada. Colleen Kitts-Goguen will be our guide as we navigate the symbols of our national identity. This morning: The North.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:47]


Ian Gilson - Safe Boating

Terry Seguin talks to the director with the Canadian Safe Boating Council as they start summer with a "hooked on life jackets" campaign.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:23]


Luc Desjardins - Ice Storm Aftermath

Terry Seguin talks to the Mayor of Petit-Rocher about a new report highlighting issues with coordination and communication in the aftermath of January's ice storm.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:52]


Symbols of Canada: The Beaver

We'll be talking about the symbols of Canada this summer. The beaver, the canoe, hockey. Colleen Kitts-Goguen will be our guide as we navigate the symbols of our national identity. Today: The beaver.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:16]


Lois Corbett - Canada Beach Report

Terry Seguin talks to the executive director of the Conservation Council of New Brunswick about the nation-wide study on water quality.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:59]


Philip Hamilton - Right Whales

Terry Seguin talks to a research scientist who is heading to the Gulf of St. Lawrence to survey the right whale population and perhaps find clues to why they're dying.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:51]


Greg Ericson - State of Playhouse

Terry Seguin talks to the chair of the city's finance and administration committee about an assessment of the Playhouse from the person in charge of repairs.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:55]


Roger Melanson - Softwood

Terry Seguin talks to the Minister responsible for trade policy after the Americans end our long-standing exemption from softwood lumber duties.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:42]


Dr. Cristin Muecke - Mactaquac

Terry Seguin talks to the province's acting deputy chief medical officer of health about the no-swimming advisory at Mactaquac beach last weekend.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:10]


Maggy Thomas - Vandalism Cleanup

Terry Seguin talks to the secretary-treasurer of the River Road Association about the continuing cleanup at the Cedar Hill Schoolhouse in Lower Woodstock.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:34]


Johanne Gallant - Porter

Terry Seguin talks to the president and CEO of the Fredericton International Airport Authority about the arrival of Porter airlines.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:22]


Sisson Approval

Terry Seguin talks to Lois Corbett and Joel Richardson. One group worries about the impact on the environment, another looks forward to the hundreds of jobs. We hear both perspectives.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:22]


Drake Corey - Clean Buses

Terry Seguin talks to one of the co-owners of Atlantic Nanotek about 5 self cleaning buses that will be driving around Fredericton.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:04]


Tonya Wimmer - Right Whales

Terry Seguin talks to the director of the Marine Animal Response Society about 6 right whales found dead in the Gulf of St. Lawrence this month.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:14]