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On The Island with Gregor Craigie

On The Island is a lively and informative blend of news, reviews and interviews, designed to keep Victorians informed about the issues that matter to them.

  • 10:37
    B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson talks to Gregor Craigie about the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the suspended legislature clerk and sergeant-at-arms.
    Nov 27, 2018
  • 15:45
    Martyn Brown, Elizabeth Cull, and Norman Spector discuss the confusion surrounding the suspension of senior legislative officials and the NDP government's recent ride-hailing announcement.
    Nov 23, 2018
  • 00:08
    A recording of the sea lions in Cowichan Bay vocalizing.
    Nov 14, 2018
  • 05:34
    On The Island's Gregor Craigie speaks with Simon Pidcock, owner of Ocean EcoVentures in Cowichan Bay.
    Nov 14, 2018
  • 13:48
    One Victoria veteran who disappeared from the ranks of surviving World War 2 veterans earlier this year was Roderick McGeachie. He died in August. We listen back on his recollections of D-Day, when he spoke to the CBC's Deborah Wilson in 2004, and his son, Michael, speaks to Gregor Craigie about his father's life and legacy.
    Nov 9, 2018
  • 08:56
    Marsha Mildon has taught at university and owned her own home. She has never had addiction issues with drugs or alcohol. Despite not fitting the stereotype of someone who has experienced homelessness, Mildon lived in homeless shelters before finding a place to live in Victoria's Mt. Edwards Court. She talked to Gregor Craigie about what it is like to be homeless.
    Oct 10, 2018
  • 08:39
    Borgy Borgerson is still picking at 92. The Vancouver Island got his big break on the banjo at Expo 67 in Montreal, and this year if being inducted into the Banjo Hall of Fame. He shared some of his memories with Gregor Craigie.
    May 31, 2018
  • 10:12
    Federal Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr tells Gregor Craigie why his government has decided to buy the Trans Mountain Pipeline from Kinder Morgan.
    May 30, 2018
  • 11:51
    Former Liberal MP David Anderson served as Environment Minister under Prime Minister Jean Chretien, and convinced Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau to restrict tanker traffic on the BC coast. He told Gregor Craigie why he was disappointed the current Liberal government decided to buy the Trans Mountain pipeline from Kinder Morgan.
    May 30, 2018
  • 09:51
    Experts from around the world came to Victoria for an international symposium on submarine landslides. Marine geoscientist Gwyn Lintern, with the Geological Survey of Canada, is one of the organizers. He spoke to Gregor Craigie about the risk - or lack thereof - in the Salish Sea.
    May 16, 2018
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