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Ottawa All In A Day

All In A Day is Ottawa's number one afternoon drive program. Alan Neal and the All In A Day team offer compelling local stories, as well as regional, national and international reports.

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Podcasts to accompany Oscar night

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The truth about fat

"Fat is not just fat. It's not just a reserve of calories the way we think about it," says biochemist Sylvia Tara.

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Japandroids

The celebrated guitar and drums duo return with a new album and expanded sound.

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Woman won't stop massaging horses despite legal issues

Every time Laurie Wheeler massages a horse, she risks six months in jail or a $500 fine. But she just has to help them.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 24, 2017 "Political Panel - Conservative leadership debate

It's deadline day for the Conservative leadership race, and the fourteen contenders have spent the last two hours facing off at the Manning Conference. Our political panel will give us their take on the race so far.

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The Best of All in a Day "Feb 23, 2017" Aboriginal Nurse Navigator

Every day at the Ottawa Hospital, big white vans marked "Larga Baffin" drop off Inuit patients for medical treatment. Susan Burgess meets the nurse who's helping them navigate the health care system and the new city that's their home away from home.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 22, 2017 "Attorney General on limiting preliminary inquiries"

People accused of serious crimes are walking free without full trials because of court delays that violate their Charter rights. Ontario's Attorney-General wants the federal government to speed things up - by cutting back on a pre-trial process.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 21, 2017 "OCH energy saving pilot project"

On cold days, many apartments in this city can be unbearably hot. Many renters don't have control over the heat in their units. But Ottawa Community Housing is changing that for some of its tenants -- and saving energy in the process.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 16, 2017 "Kellylee Evans on recovery"

Gifted jazz/soul singer Kellylee Evans had a rising career, until a lightning strike and concussion left her bedridden. Now she's the songwriter in residence at Carleton U, and joined us for an update.

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Maria Doyle Kennedy back in town

Fans of the show Orphan Black know her as Mrs. S. But Maria Doyle Kennedy also has a new album coming out. Alan spoke with her and got a taste of the new album in advance of her show this weekend at the Black Sheep Inn on Saturday.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 13, 2017 "Lisa Loeb"

Lisa Loeb, best known for her hit "Stay", is now singing for both kids AND adults. She chatted with us about that before a show at Centrepointe Theatre.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 10, 2017 "Political Panel"

Julie van Dusen and Susan Delacourt discuss the week in politics, including fallout of Trudeau's broken election-reform promise and his upcoming trip to Washington.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 9, 2017 "Jim Cuddy on new album"

Blue Rodeo's Jim Cuddy chats about the band's new record and its influences, ahead of concert dates in Kingston and Ottawa.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 8, 2017 "D is for Dinner: Reuben sandwich"

Chef Steve Mitton changed Ottawa's restaurant scene with his focus on locally-reared meat and nose-to-tail eating. But when Murray Street closed its doors on New Year's Eve, it was time to move on to pastures new, or rather set sail for The Whalesbone.

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The Best of All In a Day February 7, 2017 "Why can't MPs pass a bill to protect sharks?"

At least three times, MPs have tried private members' bills to protect sharks - the dream of filmmaker Rob Stewart, who died recently in Florida. Alan spoke with two of them about why the bills failed.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 6, 2017 "Midwinter book picks"

For All in a Day's monthly book club, Sean Wilson and Ann Archer are in with picks for cold February nights.

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The Best of All in a Day Feb 3, 2017 "The debut of a work for string quartet by Mike Dubue"

He's better known for his pop work in Hilotrons, but Ottawa's Mike Dubue has been crafting a piece for string quartet. Montreal's Warhol Dervish debut the piece in studio.

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The Best of All In a Day February 2, 2017 "TVO cancels over-the-air broadcasting"

We'll hear education minister Mitzie Hunter's comments from Queen's Park. And I'll speak with a telecom watcher about this trend in the TV industry.

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The Best of All In a Day February 1, 2017 "Erica Weibe and her mum"

As an uber-volunteer in wrestling and beyond. Tonight, they're both getting prizes at the Ottawa Sports Awards. I'll talk to them both just before five tonight.

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The Best of All In a Day January 31, 2017 "Ex-pats on Trump"

On U.S. election day, we spoke with three former Ottawans who were casting ballots in three different States. We'll hear their thoughts Donald Trump's first days in office.

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The Best of All In a Day January 27, 2017 "Hannah Georgas on taking it easy, or not"

Hannah Georgas' album For Evelyn features a lot of references to the easy path, a path she does not seem to take herself. She chats about the album and about a sold-out NAC show.

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The Best of All In a Day January 26, 2017 "Supplies for refugees from Yemen"

A U of O student is back from Djibouti, after personally dropping off supplies at a camp for refugees from Yemen. She's in to tell us about her mission.

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The Best of All In a Day January 24, 2017 "Tom Fowler"

Davor Malack. Killian Endswan. Neville Boombastic. Just some of the character names emerging from our email right now, from listeners who want to win Tom Fowler's book D&D&D : Dungeons and Dragons and Doodles.

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The Best of All In a Day January 23, 2017 "Bye bye Burris"

We'll head to fans for their reaction. The hero of Ottawa's Grey Cup win last fall is retiring. We'll get some fan reaction to the departure of quarterback Henry Burris.

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The Best of All In a Day January 20, 2017 "National Skating Championships"

Well, while many are glued to their TV sets watching US politics... others are at TD Place have been watching something else unfold.

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The Best of All In a Day January 19, 2017 "Onegin"

Seduction. Heartbreak. Duelling with pistols. We get our nineteenth-century Russian drama on with the National Ballet of Canada.

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The Best of All In a Day January 18, 2017 "D is for purple challenge"

For our D is for Dinner challenge this month, we were inspired by those "What's Hot and What's Not" lists for 2017...

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The Best of All In a Day January 17, 2016 "Reconciliation through art"

Doors recovered from former residential schools have been transformed into opportunities for healing using beadwork. Alan spoke with artist Samuel Thomas.

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The Best of All In a Day January 16, 2017 "John Taylor"

Now after more than two decades on the local scene, John Taylor has closed his restaurant in Old Ottawa South for good. He'll be here to tell us how the city's food scene has evolved --- and why he's heading west.

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The Best of All In a Day January 13, 2017 "All Night Long: Music of the 80s"

Nicole Parker is performing as part of All Night Long, Music Of The 80's tonight and tomorrow night at the National Arts Centre.

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The Best of All In a Day January 12, 2017 "Sens trying to get crowd numbers up"

We'll speak to an economist to find out what the franchise can do to get more people in their seats.

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The Best of All In a Day January 11, 2017 "Sam the Record Man in Belleville"

Ontario told the owners of Canada's last standing Sam the Record Man to hit the highway when they asked for a tourism sign on the 401. But the owners of the store aren't buying into the reason for the rejection.

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The Best of All In a Day January 10, 2017 "Antarctica return"

Two participants in the largest all-female expedition to Antarctica are back home in the Ottawa area - with pictures, haikus, and new leadership skills.

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The Best of All In a Day January 9, 2017 "Basic Income Guarantee consultations"

Ontario wants to experiment with universal basic income later this year. And provincial officials stop by Kingston this evening to get ideas for how the poverty relief plan could work.

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The Best of All in a Day Jan 6, 2017 "36 Hours in Ottawa"

He came, he saw, and general consensus seems to be he did "eh" ok. We talk to the New York Times writer who penned this week's article "36 Hours in Ottawa."

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The Best of All in a Day Jan 5, 2017 "Fisher Sighting"

It's no secret they lurk in local woods, but not very many people have seen one if the flesh. We speak to the nature photographer who came face-to-face with a fisher on NCC property earlier this week, and has the video to prove it.

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The Best of All in a Day Jan 4, 2017 "D is for Ethiopian"

Cardamom, cayenne and a few heaping tablespoons of clarified butter. The Blue Nile Restaurant explains how to transform a few simple ingredients into an Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas Feast.

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The Best of All in a Day Jan 3, 2017 "Calorie Counting"

New provincial law is looking to help improve peoples' fast food choices. But is putting calorie information on menus the best way to encourage habits? A local nutritionist weighs in.

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Best of All in a Day, December 29, 2106 "Media Panel talks Local Journalism"

News organizations are scrambling to figure out how to keep readers and viewers... And how to pay the bills, with news consumers getting so much content for free, online. Tackling the issue today: Christopher Waddell, professor of journalism at Carleton U

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Best of All in a Day, December 28, 2106 "Fundraiser for Yemeni Refugees"

The United Nations estimates the civil war in Yemen has forced millions of people from their homes. Zein Ahmed is working to build awareness, and deliver help. She studies biomedical science at the University of Ottawa... and she's created a new campaign

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 22, 2016 "Ottawa Animator"

With movie award season just around the corner, a man from Ottawa is making space on his mantle for more hardware. We check in with the Algonquin grad-turned-Disney animator and Golden Globe nominee.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 21, 2016 "Glacier Explorer"

He ventured deep inside the narrow caverns of a melting glacier, all for the sake of science. We hear from an Ottawa man who joined a very chilly expedition last week to study the impacts of global warming.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 20, 2016 "Christmas Hacks"

Some would argue the most important part of the holiday season is spending time with loved ones -- and slaving away for hours in the kitchen prepping Christmas dinner takes away from that. We hear from three people proposing an alternative.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 19, 2016 "Skeleton Bronze"

This weekend, an Ottawa skeleton athlete returned to the place she first learned how to slide head first down an icy track at 120 kilometres an hour. And earned her first ever World Cup medal. We get the goods on the bronze performance.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 16, 2016 "Last Political Panel of 2016"

Our political panel is in for our last conversation of 2016. And we've fattened it up just like Santa, with an extra political watcher. Susan Delacourt, Julie Van Dusen AND Althia Raj.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 15, 2016 "New Central Library"

City staff want to build a new central library branch on Wellington Street near LeBreton Flats, and team up with Library and Archives Canada to do it. We get reaction to the staff report from the CEO of the Ottawa Public Library.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 14, 2016 "2017 Budget"

The Ottawa Budget was signed sealed and delivered today - just in time for the holidays. But not without some tense moments --- directed at city policing. We hear from two city councillors with opposing votes on the 2017 Police Budget.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 13, 2016 "Pot Task Force"

Today, the federal task force on legalizing marijuana recommended sales should be restricted to those over 18. We get more details and reaction from the Canadian Medical Association.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 12, 2016 "Scientists Unmuzzled"

Federal scientists will have the right to speak publicly about their work under a new collective agreement. We hear from the federal researcher who helped in the push for change.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 9, 2016 "Project Give on AIAD"

On a special Project Give edition of All in a Day, we take a look at some of those served by the Ottawa Food Bank, to help convince you to donate.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 8, 2016 "Herongate Project Give"

We're raising money for the Ottawa Food Bank at cbc.ca/projectgive. Have a listen, to just one example of the people helped by your donation, folks at the Herongate Food Centre.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 7, 2016 "Buses and Students"

The latest slate of OC Transpo fare increases could mean more yellow school buses on the road next year. We speak to the head of Ottawa's Student Transportation Authority.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 5, 2016 "Book Panel"

The All in a Day book panel is in studio to help check every kind of reader off your holiday shopping list.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 2, 2016 "Political Panel"

From Pipelines - to pipe dreams of Canadian Electoral reform. Our political panel is in with highlights from the week that was on the hill.

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The Best of All in a Day Dec 1, 2016 "Bail Changes"

Today, Ontario's Attorney-General announced new measures to unclog the court system. They include hiring more judges, crown attorneys and duty counsel. And supervised "bail beds" for accused who are homeless. We get details.

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The Best of All in a Day Nov 30, 2016 "Goose Rescue"

Honk if you love road trips. We check in with a colleague about an unusual road trip down south, as chauffeur to seven Canada Geese.

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The Best of All in a Day Nov 29, 2016 "Rooming Houses"

From broken locks and windows to illegal evictions and landlords intercepting the mail. A new report looks at what life can be like living in an Ottawa rooming house.

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The Best of All in a Day Nov 28, 2016 "Love What You've Done with the Path"

Our renovation series Love What You've Done With The Place continues, with a place that doesn't have any walls, is appreciated by those on wheels, and took some work to create.

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The Best of All in a Day Nov 25, 2016 "Political Panel"

A Chinese businessman donated $200,000 to the Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation, shortly after attending a fundraising dinner with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Our political panel delves into the so-called 'cash for access' controversy.

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