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PEI: Island Morning

 

PEI: Island Morning

CBC Radio's Island Morning is a news and current affairs source for Prince Edward Island. Host Matt Rainnie and morning news editor Mitch Cormier talk about the issues that matter to islanders.

Updated: Weekdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 3 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/islandmorning/

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The Wire vs. real-life Baltimore

Alyssa Rosenberg speaks on how the acclaimed TV series is shaping public perception of the real-life crisis in Baltimore.

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[mp3 file: runs00:57:43]

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Calgary boy 'detained' by Lego Store

Tadhg Dunlop was stopped by a security guard because he was in the shop without a parent.

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[mp3 file: runs01:15:55]

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Canada & the Vietnam War

The plight of the boat people and Canada's role in offering permanent resident status to the refugees is explored.

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[mp3 file: runs00:54:59]

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Elon Musk's Tesla home battery could start energy revolution

Elon Musk announced plans for a GIGA factory to manufacture batteries that can provide the entire power needs of an average house.

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[mp3 file: runs00:22:00]

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Island Morning Political Panel May 1, 2015

A super-sized Island Morning political panel talked about televised debates, Green Party polls, and offered opinions on how many seats each party would win on election day.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:38:31]


Island Morning Political Panel April 24, 15

Week three of the PEI election is coming to an end and Island Morning welcomed Paul MacNeill, Mary Lynn Kane and Margaret Anne Walsh to talk about the week.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:37]


Leader's Week - NDP leader Mike Redmond

NDP leader Michael Redmond is leading a full slate of candidates into this election. And he says the party may find a way back into the legislature this time around, after finishing 4th in 2011. He talked with Matt Rainnie.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:00]


Leaders Week - Liberal leader Wade MacLauchlan

In December Wade MacLauchlan came forward as the sole candidate to seek the job of Liberal leader,and in late February, he did become P.E.I.'s 32nd Premier. Now he needs to convince Islanders to let him keep the job. He talked with Matt Rainnie.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:24]


Leaders Week - PC Party leader Rob Lantz

In 5 months Rob Lantz has gone from Charlottetown city council to leader of the PC Party of P.E.I. and straight into his first provincial election campaign. He sits down with Island Morning host Matt Rainnie.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:37]


Leader's Week - Peter Bevan-Baker

Island Morning begins leaders week with a conversation with Green Party leader Peter Bevan-Baker.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:57]


Island Morning Political Panel April 17, 15

Paul MacNeill was joined by Liberal campaign spokesperson Mary Lynn Kane, Conservative party spokesperson Margaret Anne Walsh, and Green part supporter Roy Johnstone to review week 2 of the provincial election campaign.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:38]


Political Panel April 10,15

Paul MacNeill is joined by former Tory MLA & broadcaster Wayne Collins, Liberal campaign spokesperson Mary Lynn Kane and the federal NDP candidate for Charlottetown Joe Byrne to talk about the start of the PEI election campaign.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:50]


Todd MacLean and Snowpocalypse Song

Island musician Todd MacLean is so frustrated with shovelling snow he wrote a song about it. He tells Mitch Cormier about the inspiration for his song.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:02:31]


Island Morning Political Panel Mar. 06,15

Paul MacNeill and guest panellists Wayne Collins and Charlottetown lawyer Scott Barry discuss e-gaming, PC party leadership and conflict of interest reforms.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:24]


Tom Campbell returns from India

Rotarian Tom Campbell from P.E.I. is just back after volunteering in India with a polio immunization project. He told us about his work.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:52]


Premier MacLauchlan on e-gaming efforts

Premier Wade MacLauchlan talks to Matt Rainnie about calls for a judicial inquiry into P.E.I.'s e-gaming efforts.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:11]


100th Day of School celebration

The Grade Two class at West Kent Elementary School celebrated the 100th day of School a little early this year. A very special birthday party in honour of 100 year old Rheta Baker. Sarah Keaveny Vos was there.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:05]


Target pharmacist pleased with Ont. court ruling

Wally Kowalchuk the franchise owner of the pharmacy at the soon-to-close Target store in the Charlottetown Mall. He is pleased with an Ontario court ruling giving the franchise owners some extra financial help.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:05]


Tweeting Mounties

Cst. Jamie Parsons uses a bit of humour to help spread the message of traffic safety on the RCMP traffic Twitter account on P.E.I.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:01:05]