Daniel McHardie

Digital senior producer

Daniel McHardie is the digital senior producer for CBC New Brunswick. He joined CBC.ca in 2008. He also co-hosts the CBC political podcast Spin Reduxit.

Latest from Daniel McHardie


Spin Reduxit: Analyzing TransCanada's decision to halt Energy East

The latest Spin Reduxit podcast analyzes TransCanada’s decision to terminate the proposed Energy East pipeline project.

Parts of Atlantic Canada pummelled by blizzard as travel warnings remain

A blizzard that pounded much of Atlantic Canada on Monday is finally starting to slow down, even as emergency officials continue to warn many New Brunswick drivers to stay off the roads.

New Brunswick indefinitely extends hydraulic fracturing moratorium

Energy Minister Donald Arseneault says the New Brunswick government will indefinitely extend the province's moratorium on hydraulic fracturing.

David Coon questions motion by Liberals, PCs to support Energy East

Premier Brian Gallant and Opposition Leader Blaine Higgs are once again asking the New Brunswick Legislature to recommit to the Energy East pipeline and the economic opportunities they say it could bring to the province.

Blaine Higgs wins New Brunswick Progressive Conservative leadership race

Blaine Higgs, the plain-spoken former finance minister, won the Progressive Conservative leadership in New Brunswick on Saturday, defeating six other candidates in a three-ballot race

PC leadership candidates use speeches as final pitch to party members

Former MP Mike Allen is the latest leadership candidate to speak to the Progressive Conservative leadership convention on Saturday.

Retired doctor pitches new strategy to recruit more doctors

A retired doctor is arguing that he has the best way to recruit doctors to the province as thousands of New Brunswickers continue to wait for a physician.

Bernard Lord tapped as new Medavie CEO

Former premier Bernard Lord will be taking over as the new chief executive officer of Medavie in September, after serving on the company’s board of directors for the last eight years.

New Brunswick's unemployment rate jumps to 9.9%

New Brunswick’s jobless rate inched up to 9.9 per cent in May after losing about 900 jobs, according to Statistics Canada.

Gallant's cabinet shuffle pivots to 2018 election, analyst says

Premier Brian Gallant’s new cabinet will offer the Liberal government a chance to pivot from a series of controversies and begin looking toward the 2018 election, according to a political analyst.