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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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Trump-Russia scandal 'has shades of Watergate'

The head of the Council on Foreign Relations Richard Haass explains how the end of order and rise of chaos have created a world in disarray.

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Small Move, Big Gain

While much of the business world spends its time looking for the big idea, many companies enjoy massive results with tiny moves.

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Oscar night!

Podcasts to accompany Oscar night featuring, Show Your Work, The Awards Show Show, Radiolab and more

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'He told us our stories: Stuart McLean remembered

Jess Milton, long time producer of the Vinyl Cafe remembers her coleague and friend.

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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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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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Birding

Alain Clavette on how birds survive in blizzards

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Matt Andersen remembers Stuart McLean

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

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Jeep club provides storm rides

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

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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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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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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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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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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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Birding

Alain Clavette meets hawk expert Jean‐François Therrien

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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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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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The science of aphrodisiacs

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

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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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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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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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New downhill ski trend hits Sugarloaf Provincial Park

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

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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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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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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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How to spot fake news

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

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'Red-neck machinist turned cosmetic guy'

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

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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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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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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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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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Downhill ice cross coming back to Bathurst

Bruno Richard on preparations for Crashed Ice 2017 on College Hill

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Miramichi country music legend remembered

Fiddler Norman Young on the sudden passing of band mate Bill Mullin, founder of Canada's Country Music Opry in Red Bank

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The week in New Brunswick politics

Rosella Melanson, Michael Camp and Michelle LeBlanc on water testing at Parlee Beach, exaggerated job numbers, and Trudeau on tour

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:25]


Dispatch from D.C.

MLA Brian Macdonald on US presidential inauguration day at the Canadian Embassy in Washington

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The future of Sears in New Brunswick

Retail analyst Bruce Winder on the iconic brand's new business services centres and re-invention strategy

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Birding

A snowy owl is the highlight of Alain Clavette's latest birding excursion in Tantramar Marsh

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National parks and historic sites to get birthday makeover

Parks Canada's Geraldine Arsenault on a big infusion of federal funding for Kouchibouguac and two other NB sites

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New group helps people find local food in Saint John area

Jayne Jones on her Facebook group Good Food Hunting

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Young NB Conservative reviews Quebec leadership debate

PCNB youth president Alex Lord-Giroux still backing Michael Chong after 13 candidates square off in Quebec City in French

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Duck coated by mystery oil spill

Pam Novak on cleaning up an American black duck found in the Moncton area covered in a diesel-type film

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Restigouche psychiatric hospital under two reviews

Vitalité Health Network CEO Gilles Lanteigne on investigations into concerns about admission delays, incidents and absenteeism

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Memramcook singer-songwriter releases classic country recording

Jason LeBlanc on "Dans Son Prime" and his musical alter ego Menoncle Jason

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Fredericton teen is face of national Easter Seals campaign

Brandon Liston on being an ambassador for people with disabilities and special needs

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Commentary: The high cost of prescription drugs

Theresa Blackburn of Woodstock shares a personal family story about dealing with Crohn's and Colitis without drug coverage

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Bilingual play about migration crisis and Maritime village to open in Sackville

Alex Fancy on "Refuge," the latest production by the Tintamarre theatre company at Mount Allison University

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The week in New Brunswick politics

Duncan Matheson, Michelle LeBlanc and Michael Camp on hwy funding, getting women to run for office and Trudeau's vacation scandal

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:22]


In search of New Brunswick music builders

Jean Surette on a new Music New Brunswick project for Canada's 150th

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Owls of NB 101

Alain Clavette guides us through the hoots, calls, barks and screams of owls you may hear across the province

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Finding new places to sell local vegetables in the St. John River Valley

A month after Real Food Connections closure, Tim Livingstone is now selling at the Cultural Market & Strawberry Hill Farm in Woodstock

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Measuring light and sound

Michael Edwards of Science East says there's a lot of confusion around the units of measured used for light and sound.

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Saint-Jack releases Birmingham EP

You'd think JE Sheehy would be too busy with his other bands like Beard Springsteen to release his own project. Not so.

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Miramichi soap maker creates feel of home for Syrians

Theodora Burard made some tradional laurel and olive oil soap in hopes of providing refugees with a reminder of home.

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NBCC students make dog coats for Saint John shelter

Industrial sewing instructor Stephen Taylor says students practiced skills while making dog coats and baby blankets to donate.

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Fredericton artist on the hunt for painting she gave away

Donna Mulholland placed two paintings for people to find as part of a project called Flood the Streets with Art. She heard from one finder, but not the other.

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The week in New Brunswick politics

Michelle LeBlanc, Michael Camp and Duncan Matheson discuss the resignation of Dominic Cardy as NDP leader & the health funding deal

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Questions and answers about changes to preschool autism services

Woodstock parent Sloan Rees and Autism Intervention Services CEO Danielle Pelletier on the move to a single service provider

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January birding near Hopewell Rocks

Alain Clavette goes searching for purple sandpipers and finds something much, much bigger

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Business and music reporter from NB writes book about Joel Plaskett

Globe and Mail writer Josh O'Kane on "Nowhere With You, the East Coast Anthems of Joel Plaskett, The Emergency and Thrush Hermit"

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New slow food convivium in Miramichi

Urban micro-farmer Matthew Trevors on a new group dedicated to preserving local food traditions

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Retired firefighters and off-duty police officer save man from fiery crash

Former firefighter Troy Morton of St. George was one of three people to save a man from a burning SUV on Hwy 1 in Saint John Tuesday

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Winter camping at Fundy Park

Our trail guide James Donald tells us about his recent stay in a chilly rustic cabin

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Fredericton rocker releases acoustic album

Jon Fidler on his first release in 10 years, "Lonesome Serenade"

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Top NB political stories of 2016

Panelists Michael Camp, Duncan Matheson and Rosella Melanson discuss the new PC leader, judicial independence, the Mactaquac Dam, and more

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Birding

Alain Clavette interviews three prominent birders, including a Big Year champ and contender, looking for common shelducks in Saint John

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New kid on the craft cider block in Fredericton

Ed Teale started York County Cider last March and the business is growing

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Remembering Apohaqui cyclist Ellen Watters

An archive interview with Ellen, then remembrances from teammate Emily Flynn and comments from Cycling Canada's Jacques Landry

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From Miramichi to Mississippi at Christmastime 1947

Villa Matchett on the letter to Santa that led people all over the southern U.S. to send her presents

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Birding

Alain Clavette develops a new appreciation for common shelducks spotted in Saint John's Saints Rest Marsh

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Homegrown Christmas smokehouse treats

Cal Trithart of Coburg Smokehouse on candy cane salmon jerky and other wares on sale at the Sackville Farmers Market

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Kingsclear First Nation disappointed with Mactaquac decision

Chief Gabriel Atwin on NB Power's decision to refurbish dam instead of removing it and restoring the river

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More gift ideas for NB music lovers

Marc Xavier Leblanc a.k.a. DJ Bones gives us a few of his top picks for albums released in 2016

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Buddy the bear update

Pam Novak of the Atlantic Wildlife Institute says it's still touch and go for a tiny orphan bear found this month in Boiestown

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The "hidden pillars" of health care

St. Thomas University social work student Erin Jackson on a survey of informal caregivers across the province

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Jake Palmer's narrow escape from fire

Our former automobile columnist recounts lessons learned from a destructive fire at his Rothesay home

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Rexton students organize Aleppo fundraiser

World Issues students Alli Arsenault and Dakota Keating-Gaudet on a coffee house Dec. 21 for Doctors Without Borders

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Six businesses to develop export plans

Ignite Fredericton's Adam Peabody on a new pilot program to accelerate export development

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The week in New Brunswick politics

Michelle LeBlanc, Michael Camp and Duncan Matheson on tax break deals and support for the local food industry

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Forest practices hurting birds?

Birder Alain Clavette speaks with researcher Marc-André Villard of Université du Québec à Rimouski about plantations and migratory birds

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More gift ideas for New Brunswick book lovers

Norine McGinn of Westminster Books gives us a couple of children's book picks and an adult non-fiction selection

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Riverview teacher up for lucrative prize

Armand Doucet on being nominated for 'the Nobel prize of teaching' from the Varkey Foundation - worth $1M US

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Campbellton blues man releases second album

John Richard follows up 'Blue Valley' with 'Lost In Dublin'

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Carleton County student choirs release Christmas CD

Peter McLaughlin of Second Wind Music Centre in Florenceville-Bristol on "Chrismas in Carleton County," now on sale at local schools

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Mental health still top issue for New Brunswick children and youth

Child and Youth Advocate Norman Bossé on his 2016 report on the state of the New Brunswick child

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Remembering Miramichi's Jack LaPointe

Jason Harris on the passing of a man who dedicated his life to the local hockey scene and left some big boots to fill

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Gift ideas that are hand crafted in New Brunswick

Marie-Hélène Morell, of the Created Here website and magazine, shares a few of her favourite things by local artisans

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The week in New Brunswick politics

Duncan Matheson, Michelle LeBlanc and Michael Camp on climate action, gender neutral name changes, and federal Conservative leadership

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:56]


Deer rescue on the St. John River

Kenny Tomah and his pals try to save a young deer stuck on ice and get a black eye for their efforts, but a happy ending

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'Butcher bird' spotted in Lower Queensbury

Birder Alain Clavette says eastern kingbird lookalike seen attacking a mouse was likely a predatory songbird called the northern shrike

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Fredericton start-up making meal replacement

Tudo CEO Mostafa Shaker says his company's new drink powder is fruity and nutty-tasting and follows WHO nutrition guidelines

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Gift ideas for New Brunswick foodies

Sommelier and culinary coach Robert Noël of gives us a few festive food pairings and a cocktail recipe with all local ingredients

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Are snowflakes really unique?

According to Science East's Michael Edwards there are even more kinds of snowflakes than most of us realize

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Centreville singer releases Christmas song and video

Tommy Green Jr on his latest project, "You don't need no mistletoe," complete with Saint John school kids, animation and an ex-Mufasa.

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Stop spraying petition

About 30 protestors gathered at the legislature to present a petition against spraying the herbicide glyphosate. They spoke with the minister.

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Gift ideas for New Brunswick music lovers

Jeff Boudreau of Jeff's Musical Car recommends a few albums

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UNB students will help teach IBM cognitive technology to fight cyber crime

Dean of computer science Ali Ghorbani on beta testing Watson and becoming Canada Research Chair in cybersecurity

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Screen time having detrimental effect on children's sleep

Stephane Robichaud on the NB health council's latest report: modest improvements in child obesity, mental health; more rest needed

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Gift ideas for New Brunswick book lovers

Carolyn Guy of Atlantic Books Today shares a few book picks for holiday shoppers

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Political panel

Michael Camp, Duncan Matheson and Rosella Melanson on the NB Auditor General's report, federal democratic reform, and pipelines

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Chefs pitch in to help injured colleague at new St. Stephen brew pub

Picaroons Brew House manager Brendan Moore on a roller-coaster-ride opening at the Five Kings Restaurant for chef Lisa Aronson

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Real Food Connections closure a hit to small farmers

Tim Livingstone of Strawberry Hill Farm near Woodstock on the loss of a major buyer

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Fighting stereotypes of indigenous people in pop culture

Critic, arts advocate, and CBC columnist Jesse Wente on the path from racist sports mascots to cultural self-representation

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Snow day at the Atlantic Wildlife Institute

Pam Novak on being snowed in with no power and dozens of animals

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Charlotte County group wants control of regional hospital

Trudy Higgins on persistent dissatisfaction with Horizon Health management of hospital in St. Stephen

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Scientists find lots of life under lake ice

The Canadian Rivers Institute's Brian Hayden dives into the chilly frontier of winter research and finds complex web of activity

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Christmas Craft Festival contest

NB Crafts Council executive director Alison Murphy gives us details about a Dec 2-4 event in Saint John and we launch a contest!

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Fire chief says Central St. John River Valley needs new fire truck

Hartland fire chief Mike Walton wants a platform ladder truck to serve communities from Beechwood to Nackawic

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Doak family celebrated in tourism project

Doak House historic site manager Valerie O'Donnell on plans to rebuild an early 19th century barn

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Bathurst fire rescue

Louis Thériault recounts bravery-medal-winning role in helping victims of October duplex fire on Vanier Blvd

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A missile factory for NB?

Atlantic defence industry rep Rich Billard on the prospects of attracting an MBDA plant to supply Irving navy contract

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NB bird researcher published in journal Nature

Shift birder Alain Clavette speaks to member of arctic research team at U de M and Belleisle woman who spots rare Townsend's solitaire

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Mt A students headed to world finals of computer programming challenge

Micah Stairs of Lower Coverdale and Finn Lidbetter of Ontario on their impressive performance at Northeast North America regionals

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Home grown garlic products

Joanne Venart of Gagetown Garlic has five varieties of locally grown bulbs, plus jellies and pastes galore

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Eel River Bar opens new health centre

Ugpi'Ganjig Health Centre's Dean Vicaire on what having a doctor and homegrown services means to the First Nation community

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Fredericton's new Rhodes scholar

Angela Yu and the UNB assistant prof who inspired her

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The science of warm socks

Michael Edwards of Science East gets technical on ways to keep your tootsies toasty

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Cat population boom at Bas-Caraquet shipyard

Cat rescue volunteer Hélène McLaughlin and vet Carole McGrath are working to sterilize and find new homes for dozens of feral cats.

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Fredericton band Mayors releases first full-length album

Guitarist and producer Brad Perry on "Offers" - the follow-up to a successful EP

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English teacher from Saint John experiences quake in Japan

Checking in with Mike Wilson in Iwaki, Fukushima

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Sackville group sees huge potential for woodlots in carbon pricing

Dale Prest of Community Forests International and Lisa Barkley of the South East New Brunswick Wood Marketing Board favour cap and trade

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