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NB: Shift

Shift is an energetic two and a half hours that connects people in the province with the events of the day and with each other.

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'A Better Man'

Attiya Khan tries to create a dialogue between herself and her abuser in the documentary 'A Better Man"

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The motorcycle is yourself

Tim Wilson revisits 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance'

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San Francisco's piano van busker

Six years ago Brandy was about to launch his passion project, but an unexpected loss sent him on a downward spiral.

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A man raises $11.7K for Michelle Obama mural he copied

A Chicago man is defending his Michelle Obama mural as found art, but this Ethiopian art student says it originated on her Instagram page.

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The science of unpopped kernels

Michael Edwards explains why it's pretty much impossible to pop every kernel in a bag of microwave popcorn

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Twin Rivers on softwood duties

Gilbert Carre of the Plaster Rock lumber mill on belt tightening and lobbying for a Maritime exemption

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:22]


Former 'Divorcee' releases new album

Jason Haywood on his new concept album of dark storytelling - "Folklore"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:17]


A love strengthened by fire

St. Thomas University journalism student Joel St. Peters with the story of his grandparents' unquenchable romance

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:59]


Camelia Airheart to take flight again

NB teacher/authors Colleen Landry, Beth Weatherbee and Odette Barr on "Follow the Goose Butt"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:06]


Birding

Alain Clavette observes the snow goose migration on the St. Lawrence River and offers some advice about Canada goose population control

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:50]


Fast fashion in a small town

St. Thomas University journalism student Alyssa Gould profiles Fredericton's Shop Tilleul

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:47]


Symphony NB commemorates Vimy with dramatic production

Singer Heather Flemming on "Canada Comes Of Age"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:48]


Old Sackville RCI towers inspire sound art

Moncton's Amanda Dawn Christie on her experimental sound art project "Requiem For Radio"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:25]


Given up

St. Thomas University journalism student Nathalie Sturgeon shares her personal story of adoption

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:50]


Snared bald eagle recovered and released

Pam Novak of the Atlantic Wildlife Institute on a rehabilitated bird from Miramichi and a new baby squirrel

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:30]


Fredericton singer-songwriter releases new single and video

Stephen Lewis on "Can't Quit You," and teaching looping to middle school students

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Spoken word poet/rapper wows open mic crowds

Colton William shares some of his work and talks about what inspires him

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Record-breaking run -- without a watch

Shelley Doucet of Quispamsis on her outstanding performance at the Boston Marathon

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Pleased by catch-and-release

The Atlantic Salmon Federation's Neville Crabbe on the decision to continue to ban on keeping hooked salmon

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:27]


A study in coolness

St. Thomas University journalism student Danielle Elliot explores the history, the mystery and the power of "cool"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:19]


From loss to opportunity

St. Thomas University journalism student Tiziana Zevallos tells the emotional story of a student from Mexico

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:56]


Easter food and drink pairings

Tasty ideas from sommelier and culinary coach Robert Noël

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:30]


Disappointed by catch-and-release

Angler and tackle shop owner Jerry Doak on the last-minute decision by fisheries officials to ban keeping salmon again this season

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:18]


JR and June

St. Thomas University journalism student Leticia Leon DeGante's look at twins from Blackville, no longer identical, but closer than ever

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:55]


The science of curveballs

Michael Edwards of Science East takes a swing at a tough pitch to hit

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:34]


New album from Sackville musician

Jon Mckiel on "Memorial Ten Count"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:07]


Second chances band

St. Thomas University journalism student Sarah Morin on a concert band in Fredericton for novices or lapsed musicians

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:30]


Good cop, Dad cop

St. Thomas Journalism student Jonathan Harrison on growing up in a family dedicated to law enforcement

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:07]


34-year-old bald eagle from Grand Manan rescued in Maine

Mark Latti of the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife on the oldest known of its species in the area

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:57]


Godfather priest

St. Thomas University journalism student Angela Bosse profiles Chaplain Shawn Daley and his godson from the Dominican Republic

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Godfather priest

St. Thomas journalism student Angela Bosse profiles Chaplain Shawn Daley and his godson from the Dominican Republic

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:11]


Fallout from tax assessment blunders

Panelists Michael Camp, Duncan Matheson and Michelle LeBlanc review the week in New Brunswick politics

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:47]


Birding

Alain Clavette on bald eagle date night, sparrow songs and other new spring arrivals

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:02]


Doctors working to fight poverty

Saint John's Dr. Sarah Gander talks about new ways doctors are trying to connect patients living in poverty with the resources that can help.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:07]


Farm school in the city

Edee Klee on plans for an urban teaching farm in Fredericton

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:28]


Hillsborough students build virtual Vimy tribute

Caledonia Regional High School tech teacher Ben Kelly on a Grade 8 Minecraft project in the running for a Microsoft award

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:54]


Huge assessment errors found

Robert Jones looks at errors found in property tax assessments conducted under the new automatic system - at least one doubled!

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:36]


Family connection takes student to Vimy

Saint John's Jessica Golding knew her great grandfather fought at Vimy. She jumped at the chance to work there herself as a tour guide.

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Oiled duck cleaned, returned to the wild

Pam Novak of the Atlantic Wildlife Institute talks about cleaning and caring for an American black duck coated in diesel fuel.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:02]


New music from Free to Grow

The Fredericton band has a new EP, and they're looking for volunteers to be in a music video!

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:30]


Hunt on for worst road

Gary Howard on CAA's annual spring contest to choose the worst road in Atlantic Canada

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:14]


NB to provide free abortion pills

Beth Lyons of the New Brunswick Women's Council on the province's plans for Mifegymiso

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:14]


Here goosey goosey

Ernie Richardson of Sackville on winning the national goose calling title

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:29]


Pharmacists look to expand role again

Paul Blanchard of the New Brunswick Pharmacists' Association on managing hypertension patients

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:39]


Panel on property tax revelations

Service New Brunswick officials invented renovations on 2048 homes to justify tax increases of more than 10 percent. Our panel discusses.

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Studying ducks at Point Lepreau

Alain Clavette chats with Todd Watts who's counting seaducks at the Point Lepreau Bird Observatory this spring.

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The Story of Them?

New Brunswick politicians and historians find flaws in CBC historical docu-drama

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:39]


Heritage gardening in Campbellton

Bob Ewing on a living history project at the Restigouche Gallery

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:16]


Appreciation night for Miramichi musician

Corey MacDonald on a musical celebration in honour of Bob McCallum

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:07]


Another Dorchester institution gets new life

Randy Geddes on Shepody House, the music venue he's created in an old Baptist church

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:01]


Business washed out along with road

Denise Beaudin, on the effects of a washout and detour on Route 114 south of Riverview

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:29]


New album from St. Andrews rock duo

Kendra Gale on "Kicking and Screaming"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:05]


Housing survey for people with intellectual disabilities

Erica Frecker on an initiative that may eventually lead to a L'Arche home in the Fredericton area

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:07]


Free legal info from UNB students

Michael Marin on a pilot course that will see students give seminars on things like intimate partner violence and employee rights

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:13]


NB and France link up to mark 'Canada Year'

Marc Milner, of the Gregg Centre for the Study of War and Society, on a partnership with Givenchy-en-Goelle to mark Vimy anniversary

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Annual vehicle costs may be higher than you think

Yves Bourgeois on designing a less automobile-dependent New Brunswick

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:22]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Michael Camp, Duncan Matheson and Michelle LeBlanc on the federal budget and provincial electoral reform

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:55]


Birding

Alain Clavette on saw-whet owl, hawk, and rare heron sightings and other feathered friends to watch and listen for in early spring

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:13]


Salvation for former Sackville United Church organ

Ed Eicker, music director at the Casavant's new home - St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church in Park Ridge, Illinois

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:09]


Sourdough: It's all in the starter

Erin Gallagher on keeping sourdough alive. You've got to treat it like a pet.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:44]


Burrito the porcupine is headed home

Pam Novak of the Atlantic Wildlife Institute gives an update on some of the animals ready for release back into the wild this spring

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:54]


Bilingual, multidisciplinary production begins NB tour Mar. 30

Director Marc-André Charron, of Satellite Théâtre, on "Golem," a musical, sci-fi, dance extravaganza with Tutta Musica

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Right whale researchers release new study

Heather Pettis, of the New England Aquarium, on the effects of bodily changes, such as fishing gear entanglements

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:11]


Half a million fish die as company goes belly up

Neville Crabbe of the Atlantic Salmon federation reacts to news of a huge sea lice infestation at a salmon farm in Passamaquoddy Bay

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:50]


Blood clinics to end in Restigouche

Dalhousie Mayor and blood donor Normand Pelletier is disappointed; but Canadian Blood Services' Peter MacDonald says demand is down

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:15]


Traditional musician embraces new media

Fredericton fiddler Katherine Moller on her new regular Facebook Live concert and instructional gigs

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:40]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Duncan Matheson, Michael Camp and Michelle LeBlanc on child protection, 'Canadian values,' and property tax flubs

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:15]


Bathurst to Miramichi run

Jamie DeGrace and Bruno Haché on their own personal 70-km St. Paddy's Day run to 'Canada's Irish Capital'

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:28]


Birding

Alain Clavette on northern mockingbirds, building swallow houses, and spring mating habits of peregrine falcons

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:31]


Gerontologist author inspired by tai chi

Gary Irwin-Kenyon on 'Pathways to Stillness'

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:49]


Another NB artist still in the Searchlight competition

Jaryd Stanley, a Rothesay export now based in Toronto, on being one of only two finalists to make it through based on the popular vote.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:46]


What kind of carbon pricing is right for New Brunswick?

Herb Emery, Vaughan Chair in Regional Economics at UNB, on some of the choices, concerns and opportunities in addressing climate change

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:43]


Rogersville farm joins Equiterre

Kevin Arseneau of La ferme Terre Partagée on joining a family farm CSA network based in Quebec

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:40]


A prospector's life

George Willett remembers his father Claude, who spent a lifetime scouring northern NB for the next big find

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:43]


The science of Pi Day

Michael Edwards of Science East on the rationale for celebrating an irrational number on March 14th

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:32]


Mother Canada to Athena Mourning

UNB classics prof Matthew Sears on the parallels between modern and ancient Greek war memorials

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:34]


Saint John artist makes cut in CBC songwriting contest

Apryll Aileen on being chosen as regional Searchlight winner for New Brunswick

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:43]


'Dangerous' shirts head for Dragons' Den

Fredericton area entrepreneurs Jeff Alpaugh and Emilee Boychuk on their custom dress shirt business

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Spring bird song!

Alain Clavette has word on what birds are on the move, and a fascinating peregrine falcon camera.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:44]


Hampton High School student votes yes to lowering the voting age

Zack Vogel is a high school student who spent his March break on Parliament Hill. He's caught the political bug and wants to make a difference.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:32]


Marr's Sweet Syrup pitching Dragon's Den

Tavis Marr and his line of beeswax lip balm, lotion and soap may be hitting the big time. He is making a pitch in April on Dragon's Den on CBC Television.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:37]


Friday political panel

Our Friday political panel weighs in on Parlee Beach, Organigram woes and pay equity.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:02]


Homegrown: Bees

St.Andrews beekeeper James Whitehead tells us how his bees fared over the winter.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:52]


Crystal Fitzherbert: new genetic testing law

A Fredericton woman applauds new legislation passed by the House of Commons that prohibits discrimination based on genetic testing results.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:47]


Mike Biggar goes all in

Saint John area singer and songwriter Mike Biggar releases a new album - Go All In. There's a release show in Saint John on March 16.

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Turtle figures spring is around the corner

A wood turtle recovering from injuries to its shell is waking up at the Atlantic Wildlife Institute.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:08]


New video from Ryan Hillier

A new solo album, a new video and a trip to Trinidad with his band Eastcoast Love Story. We chat with Ryan Hillier.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:17]


Grand Manan lighthouse to be preserved

Laurie Murison of the Swallowtail Keepers Society explains plans for the Long Eddy Point Lighthouse after its transferred from federal ownership.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:39]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Duncan Matheson, Michelle LeBlanc and Michael Camp on ranked ballots and the large tax assessment cut at Canaport LNG

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:50]


Travels in a land of exploding hammers

Video blogger Mike Corey of New Maryland on his experience at the Feast of San Juan de la Vega in Mexico

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:08]


Birding

Alain Clavette on some avian signs of spring

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:24]


Travel blogger raves about Moncton

Andrew Gunadie on the trip that inspired a glowing video review of the hub city

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:37]


Looking to buy local produce this summer?

Eva Rehak of Alva Farm in Saint-Maurice on a Community Supported Agriculture fair happening Sunday in Dieppe

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:33]


Inshore fisheries case in federal judge's hands

CBC's Paul Withers on a case challenging Ottawa's right to ban deals that turn over inshore fishing control and profits to corporations

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New stage name for Andy Brown

The Fredericton singer-songwriter on recovering from injury and reinventing himself as Adyn Townes

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:18]


Live music "Block Party" to coincide with ECMAs

Peter Rowan on a festival of other east coast music next month in Saint John

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:22]


Live album recording at new venue in Bristol

Tommy Green Jr on being home in Carleton County for a working vacation

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:19]


New tool for preserving indigenous languages

Jenny Hill of Dadavan Systems on a new web-based virtual museum called Cultural Codex

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:08]


Sculpting prime ministers

Artist Darren Byers, of the Sussex area, on being chosen, with Fred Harrison, to contribute to a national historic site

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:37]


Forward Music Group celebrates 10 years

Kyle Cunjak on a show Friday to mark a milestone for the independent label started by musicians in Fredericton

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:18]


Ice storm update

Bill Lawlor, NB director of the Canadian Red Cross on victims registered, funds raised, and next steps

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:58]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Michelle LeBlanc, Michael Camp and Duncan Matheson on funding for Sears, migrants at the border, and student aid for the middle class

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:56]


Birding

Alain Clavette on feeding snow buntings, hunting for gyrfalcons, a Great Gray Owl sighting in Pocologan, and debunking an eagle attack

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:05]


Psst! Want to trade for some awesome tomato seeds?

Michael Hutton on "Seedy Sunday" this weekend in St. Andrews

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:30]


The science of cold gasoline

Michael Edwards of Science East on why it's best to keep a full tank in winter

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:13]


Saint John-area trio releases eclectic new album

Bill Preeper on "Bonnett House," a collaboration with Clinton Charlton and Sandy MacKay

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:49]


Boiestown country-rock artist enters Searchlight contest

Josh Norrad on "Backroads," a tribute to a lost friend

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:14]


Did Canada begin in NB or PEI?

PEI politicians Wayne Easter & Diane Griffin on NB's Canada 150 slogan and why they want official birthplace designation for PEI

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:54]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Michael Camp, Duncan Matheson and Michelle LeBlanc discuss the lobby for a second nuclear reactor and municipal reforms

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:58]


Ice storm petition

Roger St-Pierre of Maltempec on the push for a public inquiry into the response to extended power outages

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:07]


Birding

Alain Clavette on how birds survive in blizzards

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:08]


Matt Andersen remembers Stuart McLean

The New Brunswick blues singer on the storyteller who introduced him to audiences across Canada

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:40]


Jeep club provides storm rides

Gord Revelle of Storm Recovery Volunteers on providing emergency transportation in Moncton

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:52]


Refugee resettlement is a two-way street

Researcher Jan Stewart says Canadians have to get out of their comfort zones to help newcomers join communities

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:34]


Wedding venue destroyed by fire

Janice Bates on a devastating fire Wednesday morning at Bates Barn in Long Point on the Kingston Peninsula

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:16]


Rough ride in blizzard for flying squirrel

Pam Novak of the Atlantic Wildlife Institute on a flying squirrel that bumped its noggin in the Moncton area during Monday's storm

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:43]


First single for St. Stephen country artist

CBC Searchlight contestant Eloie Richard on "Middle of the Night" and growing up country

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:06]


Love letters from the "father of Canadian poetry"

Francesca Holyoke of the UNB archives on a new acquisition of Charles G. D. Roberts letters being unveiled for Valentine's Day

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:28]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Duncan Matheson, Michelle LeBlanc and Michael Camp discuss money troubles, baby making, and pickling

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:17]


Seniors go high-tech

York Care Centre residents try out virtual reality with Fredericton researcher Sherry Law

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:59]


Birding

Alain Clavette meets hawk expert Jean‐François Therrien

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:57]


Commentary: Rural hockey mom calls unsportsmanlike conduct

A story about KV hockey teams missing games has Theresa Blackburn thinking about the urban-rural divide in NB youth hockey

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:52]


NB growers to gather in Fredericton

Kent Coates of Nature's Route Farm in Point de Bute on the 10th annual Organic Forum set for Feb. 14

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:34]


The science of aphrodisiacs

Michael Edwards of Science East on chocolate and other favourite Valentine's Day treats

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:45]


Third studio album for Robertville singer-songwriter

Cédric Vieno on his forthcoming album "Autopsie D'un Peureux," due out Feb. 24

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:53]


NB Student Alliance welcomes post-secondary budget increase

Executive director Robert Burroughs reacts to $7M funding increase and changes to summer employment program

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:22]


Upgrades at Saint John Regional Hospital

Chief of Staff Dr. John Dornan on plans to spend $90M on renovations to the oncology, ICU and surgical units

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:18]


New downhill ski trend hits Sugarloaf Provincial Park

Park manager Greg Dion on Sugarloaf's upcoming, first-ever snowskating race

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:30]


The week in New Brunswick politics

Michael Camp and Duncan Matheson on Trudeau's broken electoral reform promise and the response to the ice storm

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:31]


Law students research for refugees

Rachelle Bastarache, a McGill law student from New Brunswick, on a cross-country research-a-thon she helped organize

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:03]


Birding

Alain Clavette and his students spot a golden eagle; Alain sings the praises of his fave NB wetland; and the trouble with birds and deer

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:31]


St. George country singer gets big break

Tyler Deveau on winning a contest to open for Brett Kissel; and his EP, "Good Time to Be Us"

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:07]


How to spot fake news

Mount Allison University Professor Erin Steuter gives us a few 'Tips for Truth Detectives'

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:26]


'Red-neck machinist turned cosmetic guy'

Tavis Marr on the rocketing success of Marr's Sweet Syrup beeswax lip balm

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:54]


New Brunswick man concerned about lack of home phone service in power outage

Sackville's Alf Walker warns basic corded home phones don't work in long power outages with FibreOP service

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:26]


Bald eagle gets snared in coyote trap in northern New Brunswick

Pam Novak of the Atlantic Wildlife Institute says it took power tools to get snare off of tangled wing

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:14]


Camera owner traced through picture of family memento

Fredericton's Joanne Gibson on being one of the intermediaries who helped her brother in Florida get his lost camera back

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[mp3 file: runs 00:04:40]


Karate Kate wins bronze

Fredericton's Kate Campbell picked up a bronze medal at a major international competition in Paris on the weekend.

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Atlantic Salmon Federation tracking data used in new research

The ASF's Jonathan Carr on a new study of Northwest Miramichi salmon published in the ICES Journal of Marine Science

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Ice storm tough on bird populations

Alain Clavette explains how birds are effected by ice, plus he talks about birds of prey and a rare bird alert.

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State of the province, plus Cardy and O'Leary

Our political panel explores some of the big stories from the week in politics.

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Can you see music, or feel colours?

Michael Edwards of Science East explores something called synesthesia - where your senses get sort of crossed.

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