NB: Information Morning (Moncton)

 
 

NB: Information Morning (Moncton)

Information Morning is the essential source of news and information for radio listeners. The station broadcasts to the eastern half of New Brunswick from Campbellton to Cape Tormentine, and covers the cities of Moncton, Miramichi, Bathurst, Dieppe and Campbellton. Join the Information Morning Moncton team every weekday.

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Will we have a white Christmas?

David Phillips is the senior climatologist with Environment Canada.

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Flora Dell joins the Order of Moncton

Longtime volunteer and activist Flora Dell will be inducted into the Order of Moncton tonight along with former New Brunswick premier Bernard Lord and long time educator and volunteer, Norvall McConnell at a formal induction ceremony at City Hall. A public reception will take place at 8 pm at City Hall.

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30 days of Community Caring campaign

Dale Hicks is president of Food Depot Alimentaire.

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Christmas Bird Counts coming up this weekend

Jim Wilson is a birder and naturalist who lives in Quispamsis.

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Pets for Christmas

Dave Rogers, executive director of the Greater Moncton SPCA encourages families to talk to make sure a pet what everyone wants, before heading to the SPCA.

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Lowball bids for major sporting events "not uncommon"

Rob Livingstone is a producer and senior journalist for GamesBids.com

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The Fighting Fisherman

December 10, 1958 marks the 60th anniversary of Yvon Durelle's light heavyweight boxing match against defending world champion, Archie Moore. Robert Richard is the archivist at the centre for Acadian studies at Université de Moncton. Yvon Durelle - The Fight of December 10, 1958: Before, during and after opens today at 5 pm at the Acadian Museum. The exhibit will be on display until April 20.

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NB government responds to increasing cost of Francophonie games

Robert Gauvin is New Brunswick's deputy premier and MLA for Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou.

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Investigator says ex-deputy Saint John police chief made false statements at Oland murder trial

The CBC's Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon has been covering Richard Oland's homicide and his son Dennis Oland's trial in Saint John.

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NB doctors disappointed by sudden reversal on healthy food rules for students

Dr. Serge Melanson is president of the New Brunswick Medical Society.

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The exploding cost of the Francophonie Games

Eric Larocque is CEO of the organizing committee for the Moncton-Dieppe Francophonie Games. Yvon Lapierre is the Mayor of Dieppe.

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Domestic Death Review Committee lacks transparency

Karissa Donkin works for the CBC's Atlantic investigative unit.

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Basketball dream comes true

CBC Reporter Kate Letterick talks with Ben Dool who gave up his jersey Wednesday night so Ben Mowat, the Grade 12 manager of the team, could play in the opening game of the Hoop Classic.

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Setback for Sackville's "community learning campus" pitch

Andrew Wilson, chair of the Sackville Schools 2020 committee says they are not giving up yet.

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Silent witness

The CBC's Myfanwy Davies looks into a program that tells the story of New Brunswick women who were killed by domestic violence.

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NB's climate change plan

David Coon is the leader of the New Brunswick Green Party. He says the PC government's plan to adopt the Liberal government's plan would take the province in the right direction.

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Movie review - Ralph Breaks The Internet

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning every Thursday.

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Shopping local for the people on your gift list

Jenna Morton is a parent and blogger in Moncton.

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Have you ever met a pessimistic cow?

Bloyce Thompson is a third generation dairy farmer who raises Holsteins. He owns and operates Eastside Farm in Frenchfort, PEI.

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Anglophone East District Education Council votes on future of six schools

Superintendent Gregg Ingersoll, along with Sarah Short, council member for Mountain View School and Ian Hebblethwaite of Sunny Brae Middle School and Forest Glen School talk about Tuesday night's vote.

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Rising food prices bad news for people on low income

Jean-Claude Basque is the provincial coordinator for the Common Front for Social Justice.

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Where are the Vachon yule logs?

Acadian singer Laurie LeBlanc had to stock up in Quebec for his favorite holiday treat.

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What happens of your child eats a piece of Lego?

Dr. Raj Bhardwaj is Information Morning's medical columnist.

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Labour shortage crippling small businesses

Louis-Philippe Gauthier is director of provincial affairs for New Brunswick for the Canadian Federation of Indepedent Business. John Wishart is the CEO of the Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce.

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Residents in the Sussex area say there's been no consultation on fracking

Gordon Kierstead of Wards Creek near Sussex is the chair of the local service district.

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Moncton's newest emergency shelter

Dr. Susan Crouse is executive director of the Salvus Clinic. Lisa Ryan is director of outreach programs and services at the YMCA of Greater Moncton.

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Abuse victims still waiting for compensation from archdiocese of Moncton

CBC reporter Gabrielle Fahmy explains why people are still waiting, years after their out of court settlements.

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Code of conduct for Moncton city council

CBC reporter Shane Magee speaks with Moncton councillor Bryan Butler who voted against a proposed council code of conduct.

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Municipal by-elections coming up in New Brunswick

Political scientist Geoff Martin of Mount Allison University analyses why some upcoming municipal by-elections have five or six candidates running, while others will be acclaimed or have no one on the ballot at all.

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What now with the new "NAFTA"?

William Watson is a retired professor of economics at McGill University.

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Protecting seniors from financial abuse

Dan Noel is our personal finance watcher and a portfolio manager with Wyverstone Capitol and IA Securities.

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Tree of Hope - Sisters Diana Vienneau and Susie Nealon

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Tree of Hope - Jeannette Mallet

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Tree of Hope - Campaign co-chairs

Campaign co-presidents Joannie Benoît and Denis Larocque

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Tree of Hope - Dr. Rodney Ouellette

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Tree of Hope - Jessie Richard

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Tree of Hope - Robert Ireland

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School bus safety

CBC's Tori Weldon met with Natasha Goodwin and her son Kaleb who was hit by a car last week while he was about to board his school bus. Brien Watson is the provincial president of CUPE 1253 that represents all school bus drivers in the province. He's asking for stronger penalties for offenders.

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Movie review - Creed II

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning every Thursday.

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Studying men who sexually assault women

Lucia O'Sullivan, professor of psychology at the University of New Brunswick says "it's time to really zero in on the people who perpetrate these crimes".

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Moncton businessman makes major donation to The Humanity Project

Donald McHugh speaks to the CBC's Shane Magee about why he decided to dig deeper this year.

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Celebrating Jeunes chanteurs d'Acadie's 50th anniversary

Monique Richard directs of Choeur Beauséjour, Nadine Hébert directs les Jeunes chanteurs, and Monique Smalley and Bernette LeBlanc are members of Choeur Beauséjour. The anniversary concert happens this Saturday night at 7 o'clock at St John's United Church on Alma Street in Moncton.

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Improper use of antibiotics

Dr. Sahil Gupta is an emergency room doctor and is filling in for Dr. Raj Bhardwaj this week.

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Small Town Players prepare for some intrigue, romance and rum running

Jason Lawson is the author of Rum Runners and Jerry Cook is artistic director of Small Town Players in Rexton.

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The early days of mining shale oil in Albert County

James Upham is in charge of public programming at Resurgo Place in Moncton.

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The dangers of "date rape drugs"

Geneviève Latour is the director for the South East Sexual Assault Centre.

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Retired GM Oshawa worker reminisces about "his good job"

Pierre Belliveau lives in Galloway, south of Rexton and worked for GM Oshawa Truck for 31 years.

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A town hall with a twist

JB Vanier is with Hub City Theatre.

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Chaleur Regional Hospital's obstetrics unit still closed

Paolo Fongemie, mayor of Bathurst is asking the health network to fix the problem. Gilles Lanteigne, CEO of Vitalité Health Network says they're working to address the nursing staff shortage.

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Environmental impact of online shopping

Warren Mabee is the director of Queen's University's Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy.

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Hidden homeless - why you don't see many women living on the street

Michèle Nadeau, acting executive director of the YWCA in Moncton explains why women's homelessness is often hidden and therefore under reported.

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New Costco presents traffic concerns

Isabelle LeBlanc, director of communications for the city of Moncton explains some of the factors that are causing traffic delays to access the new Costco store and what can be done to help.

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Poley Mountain gets off to an early start

Bill Anderson, general manager of Poley Mountain talks about the early partial opening to this season. Poley should be fully opened on Dec. 7th, if the weather cooperates.

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Nowhere to go: No word yet on provincial help for homeless in Moncton

Dorothy Shephard is New Brunswick's new minister of social development.

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NB minister responds to concerns over growing nursing home wait lists

Dorothy Shephard is New Brunswick's new minister of social development.

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Romaine lettuce: When in doubt, throw it out

Professor Warriner is a food microbiologist in the department of food science at the University of Guelph. He says the safest way to avoid getting sick from romaine lettuce contaminated with E. coli is to avoid eating it.

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"We don't have time to waste"

An advocate for Moncton's homeless population worries red tape is slowing the process of getting people off the street. Humanity Project President Charlie Burrell speaks with CBC Reporter Shane Magee.

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Young Irishtown boy struck boarding school bus

Natasha Goodwin is the mother of 5-year-old Kaleb.

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Movie review - Widows

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning every Thursday.

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Political scientist says future of NB's government hangs on "a wink and a nod"

Mario Levesque teaches in the politics and international relations department at Mount Allison University.

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Should single use plastic bags be banned in the greater Moncton?

Gena Alderson of Eco360 talks about the recycling of plastic bags and a new survey to find out if greater Moncton residents are ready for a plastic bag ban.

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The 9th annual Christmas Tour Open House fundraiser

Lisa Dow, director of the Employment Support Peer-Helper Program says you can tour the home at 200 Archibald Street in Moncton on Sunday, December 2nd from 1 to 5 pm, again on Wednesday, December 5th from 4 until 8 pm, and on Saturday, December 8th from 1 until 5 pm.

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State of the child

Norm Bosee, the Child and Youth Advocate for NB, talks about his lastest report on the challenges facing young people in our province.

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Jury dismissed in Dennis Oland murder trial

UNB Associate Law Professor Nicole O'Byrne keeps us up to date with the latest twist in the Dennis Oland murder trial.

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Plans for a brand new YMCA in north end Moncton

Zane Korytko is the CEO of the YMCA of Greater Moncton. A public open house about the new north end YMCA will be held Wednesday, November 21 from 6 until 8 pm at the École Le Sommet at 701 Ryan Road.

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Changes to ambulance service

Health Minister Ted Flemming explains the plan for a new Ambulance New Brunswick division, followed by Medavie CEO Richard Losier.

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City votes in favor of helping homeless

Councillor Paul Pellerin and Moncton Mayor Dawn Arnold react to last night's vote that approved $20,000 to help people who need emergency shelter.

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NB's nursing home wait list is growing

Cecile Cassista, executive director of the Coalition for Seniors and Nursing Home Residents' Rights says this matter needs to be given priority by new government.

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Nova Scotia to allow more foreign-trained doctors into the health care system

Kevin Chapman is with Doctors Nova Scotia, the medical association that represents physicians in the province.

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From homeless student to professor

Eric Weissman, assistant professor in the Department of Social Science at the University of New Brunswick researches student homelessness in post-secondary schools.

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NB finance minister looking into homelessness crisis

New Brunswick Finance Minister Ernie Steeves says decisions will be taken soon to see how the province can help people who need emergency shelter.

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Reno nightmare

CBC reporter Tori Weldon tells us about a woman who ran into big problems with a local contractor.

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Kids Help Phone gets an update

Young people who are in need of help can now text "Talk" to 686868, or call the Kids Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868. Shelley Richardson is the Atlantic provinces regional director for Kids Help Phone.

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Anti-fracking demonstration in Moncton

Kenneth Francis is a speaker for Kopit Lodge at Elsipogtog First Nation - A grassroots Mi'kmaq water preservation and wildlife conservation group.

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Homeless in Moncton: Moncton councillor wants city to act

Moncton City Councillor Paul Pellerin says " ... council must have a public debate on this and decide whether or not we want to help. No more ambiguity!"

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Homeless in Moncton: peer support housing model

Vanessa Blanch tells us about a peer support housing model that could be part of the solution to the growing problem of homelessness in New Brunswick.

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Winter driving pointers

Gary Howard, spokesperson for CAA Atlantic has a lot of great advice for winter driving.

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Who will be the next NB Liberal Leader?

The CBC's provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras looks into some possible candidates to take over the Liberal party in New Brunswick.

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New digital museum in Moncton cathedral

Pauline Bourque, co-producer of Améri Ka productions describes some of the technology that will be used to create a digital museum to showcase the history and artistic value of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption Cathedral in Moncton.

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Son of a Critch: A Childish Newfoundland Memoir

Comedian Mark Critch of 22 Minutes fame just released his first book.

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Homeless in Moncton: Nowhere to go

The CBC's Vanessa Blanch goes out with Moncton fire marshal Charles LeBlanc, who shows her some of the boarded up rooming houses that are targets for homeless people in the city desperate for shelter.

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New research on over-the-counter cold meds

Our medical columnist Dr. Raj Bhardwaj talks about a new study which shows that over-the-counter cold medicine may not be all that effective.

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Former Elsipogtog chief calls for consultation on fracking

As the province looks to allow shale gas development in some communities, former Elsipogtog Chief Susan Levi-Peters says it must consult with First Nations communities first.

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Albertite, the solid hydrocarbon from Albert County that changed the world

James Upham is in charge of public programming at Resurgo Place in Moncton.

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Immigrant health care workers are ready to help, but it's complicated

Justin Ryan, public education coordinator with the Multicultural Association of the Greater Moncton Area and Dr. Ammar Younis, MAGMA's medical interpreter, talk about the lack of process to integrate immigrant health workers into our healthcare system.

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Atlantic fish stocks are in trouble, according to fishery audit

A new report on Canada's fisheries says the federal government is not delivering on commitments to rebuild the country's fish stocks. Aaron MacNeil is associate professor and Canada Research Chair in Fisheries Ecology at Dalhousie University.

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People's Alliance Party reacts to acting official languages commissioner comments

Kris Austin is the leader of the People's Alliance Party.

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Homeless in Moncton: "out-of-the-cold" shelter

CBC reporter Vanessa Blanch looks at the desperate need for an emergency "out-of-the-cold" shelter in Moncton this winter.

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Working a side hustle or thinking about moonlighting?

Pierre Battah is a human resources management specialist based in Moncton.

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Young skaters interview Patrick Chan

12-year-old Brennan Webb and 10-year-old Ella Anglehart are members of the Moncton Mariposa Skating Club.

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The significance of bagpipes on Remembrance Day

Two pipers in the Moncton area tell us about their love for their instruments and their committment to playing them on November 11th.

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"Making a homeless person homeless again"

Moncton councillors Blair Lawrence and Charles Léger talk about the decision to demolish a homeless camp on city-owned property.

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Coping with no power in Mundleville

Jonna checked in with Jen Hudson of Mundleville as she entered day five without power following last Saturday's wind storm.

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Movie review - Bohemian Rhapsody

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning every Thursday on Information Morning.

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"They Fought In Colour: A New Look At Canada's First World War Effort"

Jennifer Blake is the Communications Manager of the Vimy Foundation.

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New Brunswick nursing staff shortage

Paula Doucet, president of the New Brunswick Nurses Union and Dr. Serge Melanson, president of the New Brunswick Medical Society discuss how the province could recruit more nurses to help fill the 376 hospital nursing positions that are vacant in the province.

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"YOUth in Office" program

Miramichi grade 12 student Tristan Eisnor was one of the participants in the YOUth in Office program in Ottawa last week where 24 participants visited Parliament Hill, met elected officials and got some first hand experience with politics.

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Inflammatory bowel disease on the rise

Our regular health contributor, Dr. Raj Bhardwaj talks about a new report that says we should expect a big increase in inflammatory bowel disease by the year 2030.

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"Foodies that give a fork!"

Dennis Prescott, celebrity chef, author and photographer talks about the importance of food and how it empowers communities.

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Fatal Fun - Life after a devastating ATV accident

Jack Julian is a data journalist with CBC's Atlantic Investigative Unit.

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Sussex area still struggling

Progressive Conservative MLA Bruce Northrup reacts to the announcement that Nutrien's Picadilly mine near Sussex is now closed for good.

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What happened to Via Rail's plan to enhance service from northern NB to Halifax?

Ted Bartlett is the president of Transport Action Atlantic.

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Rise in heavy drinking among Canadian women

Dr. Catherine Paradis, Senior Research and Policy Analyst at the Canadian Center on Substance Abuse says part of the reason could be that women are using alcohol to cope with stress and anxiety.

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Local MLAs discuss the next minority government

Jonna Brewer is joined by Michelle Conroy of the People's Alliance, Liberal Rob McKee, PC Sherry Wilson, and Green Party member Megan Mitton.

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No phone service

Kent Steeves, chief of the Elgin Fire Department is asking the province to provide stable cell service for his community following last weekend's wind storm that saw power and land line telephone outages.

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What now for the Liberal brand in New Brunswick?

Bernard Richard is a former Liberal cabinet minister and New Brunswick's former ombudsman and child and youth advocate.

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Transport Canada had been warned that without seatbelts on coach buses, people would die

Bob McKeown is a host with The Fifth Estate on CBC television.

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Fatal Fun - CBC News investigates ATV deaths in Atlantic Canada

Jack Julian is a data journalist with CBC's Atlantic Investigative Unit.

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Moncton's parking tales of woe

The Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce is calling for a bylaw review as concerns around cars being towed and booted grows. The CBC's Vanessa Blanch brings us the latest.

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Town of Saint-Quentin getting second ambulance

The CBC's Gabrielle Fahmy was at the meeting where Medavie announced a second full-time ambulance will be available to the area.

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Our Game - Tantramar Titans high school football

Jonna looks into the legacy of the Tanatramar Titan's football team. The Titans host the Riverview Royals in the provincial high school football 12-man division final Saturday.

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Curl Moncton loses bid to host the 2020 Briar

Jacques Robichaud is president of Curl Moncton and chair of the 2020 Briar bid committee.

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Closer to home: A Muslim community's search for a cemetery

CBC journalist Hadeel Ibrahim explains why it wasn't easy to bury one of the first refugees from Syria to die in New Brunswick.

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Tara Thorne reviews "Mid-90's"

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning every Thursday.

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Moncton Rabbi reacts to Pittsburgh shootings

Rabbi Yitzchok Yagod is the spiritual leader for Moncton's Tiferes Israeil Synagogue in Moncton.

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New Brunswick's Acadian society launches petition over Medavie ambulance contract

Éric Dow is the director of communications and public relations for the Société de l'Acadie du Nouveau-Brunswick.

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Fundraiser for dyslexia centre

Shelley Toudjian, director of the Scottish Rite Dyslexic Learning Centre of Moncton and a tutor there talks about the fundraising concert taking place Saturday night at 6:30 at First Baptist Church at 157 Queen Street in Moncton. There is a free will offering to support the learning centre.

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James Upham: The legend of Rebecca's Grave

James Upham is in charge of public programming at Resurgo Place in Moncton.

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Moncton's Food Depot says no warehouse expansion for now

Dale Hicks is the president of the Food Depot Alimentaire.

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Is Moncton benefiting from events at the Avenir Centre?

CBC reporter Shane Magee went looking for numbers to measure the difference the Avenir Centre is making for downtown businesses.

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Dirty laundry in hospitals

Our medical columnist Dr. Raj Bhardwaj talks about a new study that found bed sheets contaminated with C-difficile can spread via hospital laundry even after being thoroughly washed.

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Harrisville Interchange nearing completion

Serge Gagnon, executive director of engineering services with the department of transportation and infrastructure delivers an update on the Harrisville Interchange project.

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Health, economic security among top concerns for New Brunswick women

Beth Lyons, executive director of the New Brunswick Women's Council shares the results of a survey of women across the province to find which issues need to be addressed to improve their lives.

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"It's about time" - Codiac RCMP adding frontline officers

L.P. Theriault, president of the Mounted Police Professional Association reacts to news that the Codiac RCMP plans to hire five officers, and move five others from administrative duties to the frontlines.

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Moncton Jewish community responds to Pittsburg massacre

Francis Weil is the president of the Tiferes Israel Synagogue in Moncton.

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Community school campus proposed for Sackville

Laura Reinsborough and Michael Fox are with the Sackville Schools 2020 committee. The public forum happens tonight from 6:30-8:30pm at Tantramar Regional High School.

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Helping children with learning disabilities

Rebecca Halliday, director of Riverbend School in Moncton says many of the students in her school have learning disabilities.

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Wanted: music director for 40 member orchestra in New Brunswick

Dani Sametz and Sonja Adams are with Symphony New Brunswick.

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World Series - Moncton superfans

Red Sox superfan Donald Savoie and Dodgers superfan Gail Johnson speak with the CBC's Vanessa Blanch.

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Senate Committee on Official Languages

New Brunswick Senator René Cormier is chair of the Senate Committee on Official Languages.

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Camelia Airheart series - Follow The Goose Butt to Nova Scotia

Beth Weatherbee, Colleen Landry and Odette Barr are authors of Follow The Goose Butt to Nova Scotia, the latest in the Camelia Airheart series.

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Tara Thorne reviews "Halloween"

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning.

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Codiac RCMP asking for more officers

Charles Léger, chair of the Codiac Regional Policing Authority and Tom Critchlow, Superintendent of the Codiac Regional RCMP dropped by our studio to talk about the need for more frontline police in Moncton, Riverview and Dieppe.

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Dieppe councillors consider major pay raise for themselves

Dieppe Mayor Yvon Lapierre explains why they have formed a working group to review the salaries of its mayor and councillors.

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Help for older women suffering abuse

Dr. Lori Weeks, a gerontologist and associate professor at Dalhousie University's school of nursing is lead researcher of the Abuse & Neglect of Older Adults in the Maritimes research team.

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Towing is the new booting in Moncton

Moncton city Councillor Shawn Crossman joins Jonna to talk about booting, towing and parking.

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Canadian Taxpayers Federation opposes carbon tax plan for NB

Paige MacPherson, atlantic director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation reacts to news the federal government will impose a carbon tax on greenhouse gas emissions in New Brunswick.

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Environmentalist supports carbon tax plan for New Brunswick

Louise Comeau, research associate at UNB and past director of the school's centre for environment and sustainable development thinks the Federal Government's carbon tax is a good start.

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Dr. Raj Bhardwaj: Sleep apnea

Our medical columnist Dr. Raj Bhardwaj talks about a new study that suggests there may be a link between sleep apnea and premature death.

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From takeout to traditional: Nataoganeg First Nation food centre opens (Part 2)

Vanessa Blanch tells us how a return to wholesome, traditional food is helping people in Nataoganeg First Nation (formerly known as Eel Ground) reclaim their culture.

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Lack of post game Sunday bus service catches Wildcats fans by surprise

Marie-Claire Pierce, senior transit planner for Codiac Transpo explains why no bus service was available after the Wildcats game last Sunday night.

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"A Family of Brothers"

Brent Wilson is editor emeritus of the New Brunswick Military Heritage Series is giving a talk on his new book at Resurgo Place in Moncton on Wednesday, October 24, from 7 p.m - 8 p.m.

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Recycling fast food garbage

Gena Alderson, waste diversion coordinator for Eco360 explains how to dispose of what's left when your fast food meal is done, from your straw to the paper bag.

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The Fighting Days

Sue Rose, Vallie Stearns-Anderson and Mike Gallant of the Performers' Theatre Company in Sackville join Jonna for a talk about The Fighting Days opening on Wednesday.

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Eel Ground First Nation returns to traditional food

What started as a school breakfast program has grown into a big community effort to return to healthy and traditional food. The CBC's Vanessa Blanch takes us to the Eel Ground First Nation for the opening of a new food centre.

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The Homecoming Comedy Tour

Robert Gallant, general manager of the Hubcap Comedy Festival talks about The Homecoming Comedy Tour coming to the Capitol Theatre on Friday October 26 and the Vogue Theatre in Miramichi on Saturday the 27th.

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Looking for a Speaker

All four parties are keeping their MLAs off the ballot for the election of Speaker of the Legislature. The CBC's Jacques Poitras says all of a sudden, the prospects of a new provincial government - or a new provincial election - are very real.

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How to skip the fast food plastic

Kelsey Scarfone, water program manager at Environmental Defence talks about how to reduce the amount of plastic you carry home with that takeout food.

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New study suggests 90% of Canadians with lyme disease are not diagnosed

Vett Lloyd is a biology professor at Mount Allison University.

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Tara Thorne reviews " First Man"

Tara Thorne reviews movies for Information Morning every Thursday morning after 8:15 am.

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New Chancellor at L'Université de Moncton

Louise Imbeault was installed yesterday as the ninth chancellor of U de M. For this occasion, we are sharing Jonna Brewer's documentary that first aired in 2005 that looks at the Cadieux-Imbeault family and it's important contribution to l'Université de Moncton.

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Managing sports-related concussions

Dr. Jeff Pike is part of a group of doctors and community therapists working to standardize sports-related concussion management in Moncton so that no matter where an athlete is seen in Moncton, they'll be treated with the most up-to-date treatment protocols.

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Microplastics in the St. John River watershed

Josh Kurek, assistant professor of geography and environment at Mount Allison University is part of a team mapping the presence of microplastics in the St. John River watershed.

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"Silence is the enemy of justice."

Former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy is the lead director of the Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre in Calgary. He will deliver the Katherine Wright Memorial Lecture in Moncton tonight.

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HMCS Moncton and the Battle of the Atlantic

James Upham is in charge of public programming at Resurgo Place in Moncton.

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Redirecting fine money

A proposed Irving plea deal for polluting the St. John River would put money into an Irving-controlled salmon group. The CBC's Connell Smith has been looking into this story.

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Legal weed - a doctor's perspective

Dr. Raj Bhardwaj is our weekly medical columnist.

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"Billy Bishop Goes to War"

Ron Kelly-Spurles plays Billy Bishop and Charlie Rhindress directs Live Bait Theatre's production of "Billy Bishop goes to war". The play tours New Brunswick from Oct. 17 to Nov.16

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The horn after the goal

The CBC's Clare Bonnyman talks about that horn they blare everytime a player gets a puck in the net. Jamie Comeau, technical director for the Avenir Centre describes the Moncton Wildcats horn.

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Countdown to cannabis - Lucien

Our blue-collar philosopher Lucien, aka Marshall Button, delivers the straight dope on legalization.

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Images of Dignity

Moncton photographer Maurice Henri joins host Jonna Brewer to talk about a new project to help women who are dealing with trauma. He's joined by Michelle Nadeau of the YWCA and Michelle Geldart, one of the participants.

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Countdown to cannabis - Policing

Chief Wayne Gallant of the Kennebecasis Regional Police Force is also Director for New Brunswick on the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Board of Directors.

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Intimate partner violence laws not working as hoped

Tracy Peters, partner at Tandem family law in Moncton and Kristal LeBlanc, executive director of the Beausejour Family Crisis Resource Centre both have issues with the newly adopted laws.

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Countdown to cannabis - How will legalization change Canada?

Sociologist Jenna Valleriani is a Post Doctoral Fellow at UBC whose work looks at cannabis and drug policy.

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Miramichi downtown and waterfront redevelopment

Miramichi Mayor Adam Lordon talks about plans to create a new vision for the Chatham and Newcastle downtowns and waterfronts.

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Political wheeling and dealing in Fredericton

Jamie Gillies, political scientist and professor of communications and public policy at St. Thomas University has been watching from the sidelines.

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Happy ending

Vanessa Blanch has an update on the Donovans of Moncton, who were scammed out of their last $600 in September.

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Countdown to cannabis - New Brunswick Medical Society

Dr. Serge Melanson, president of the medical society says just because cannabis is about to be legal, doesn't mean it's safe.

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Moose attack

Competitive runner Paul Gallant talks about his close encounter with a moose on Dieppe's riverside trail. Nicolas Lecompte, biology professor at l'Université de Moncton explains moose behaviour and shares some tips on what you should do if this happens to you.

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Tara's movie review - "A Star is Born"

Tara Thorne says this version of A Star is Born is unlike any before.

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Countdown to cannabis - Pot in the workplace

Lucie Laboissonnière is a labour and employment lawyer with McInnis Cooper and John Wishart is the CEO of the Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce.

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Waves of Change - Microplastics

The CBC's Vanessa Blanch discovered that microplastics are finding their way into the sediment and the shellfish at the bottom of the Bay of Fundy. She caught up with grad student Krista Beardy, just outside St. Andrews.

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Magnetic Hill Zoo's tiger cubs moving out

Magnetic Hill Zoo director Jill Marven along with Animal Care Foreman Tiffany Bateman talk about the three tiger cubs moving to a zoo in Ontario. The cubs will be used to educate people on the plight of the amur tiger, which is facing extinction.

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Future of St. Pat's

St. Pat's Family Centre members voted to approve the sale of the property to Heritage Resources Inc. Tuesday in an effort to save the centre. The CBC's Shane Magee speaks with Dick Carpenter, owner of the Heritage group of companies, and Melanie Cote, a spokesperson for the Friends of St.Pat's community group.

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Surfing Moncton's muddy tidal bore

French surfer Antony Colas rides tidal bores all over the world. He explains to the CBC's Jonna Brewer what makes surfing the wave on Moncton's Peditcodiac River so "epic".

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Respect in School program

Moncton High School teacher Craig Eagles talks about the anti-bullying program created by former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy. Kennedy will be guest speaker at the Katherine Wright Memorial Lecture in Moncton on October 17th at 7 pm at the Wesleyan Celebration Centre.

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Who needs a flu shot?

Dr. Raj Bhardwaj is a family physician and our medical columnist.

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The Food Depot needs more warehouse space

Dale Hicks, president of The Food Depot and Laurie Steward, president of the New Brunswick Association of Food Banks explain how a shortage of space ends up costing them.

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Countdown to cannabis

Brian Harriman, President and CEO of ANBL and Cannabis NB talks about the final preparations leading to next week's legalization of cannabis.

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Irving Oil refinery explosion

CBC reporter Rachel Cave brings us the latest on the dramatic explosion and fire at the Irving Oil refinery in Saint John.

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Moose and deer on the move

Kristin Elton is is with "Watch for Wildlife", a program of the Sierra Club Canada Foundation, Atlantic Chapter.

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Frank McKenna reflects on Canada-US relations

The former New Brunswick premier and former Canadian ambassador to the United States speaks with CBC reporter Kate Letterick about the current relationship between the two countries in the wake of the new North American trade agreement.

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Alma boil order for how long?

Dr. Yves Léger, medical officer of health for the east region explains what needs to happen before the village can lift a boil order that's been in place since early August.

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NB Afro Fest

Moncef Lakouas is vice president of the New Brunswick Multicultural Council and co-organizer of the NB Afro Fest. The festival takes place this weekend in Dieppe.

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Ducks Unlimited proposes "green infrastructure" to address climate change

Adam Campbell is head of conservation delivery for Ducks Unlimited in the Atlantic Region.

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"Hi, it's Pam ..."

The CBC's Rachel Cave looks into the robocall campaign that triggers suspicion, hostility - and support from New Brunswickers.

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Part coyote, party wolf

The CBC's Shane Fowler has discovered there's a lot more to this hybrid creature than meets the eye.

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Teens and pot

Patricia Conrod, professor of psychiatry at the University of Montréal talks about the latest research into how cannabis use can affect the developing brain.

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Councillors debate funding for UFC event

City of Moncton Councillors Greg Turner and Paul Pellerin share their opposing views on taxpayer subsidies for the Ultimate Fighting Championship at the Avenir Centre on October 27.

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Searching for answers

Jamie Lee Paris of Pelerin, NB died in a workplace accident near Fort McMurray in 2016. The CBC's Shane Magee spoke with his sister-in-law, Carol Paris, and his brother, Scott.

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Why did Katharine Hepburn talk like that?

The old-timey accent that's not quite British, not quite American - and the Moncton Connection. James Upham of Resurgo Place shares the story of Edith Skinner and the Mid-Atlantic accent.

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Frequent changes to your body weight can affect your health

Our medical columnist Dr. Raj Bhardwaj talks about a recent study that shows fluctuating changes to your weight, blood pressure, and cholesterol are associated with increased risk of heart attack and stroke.

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Moncton approves $150,000 subsidy for UFC event at Avenir Centre

Shane Porter, Moncton's manger of venues explains why the city is subsidizing the bid fee for an upcoming UFC event.

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Boil order maintained for Village of Alma

Kirstin Shortt, mayor of Alma explains why they must maintain the boil order even though tests suggest the water is good to drink.

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Looking for a Speaker of the House

Bev Harrison, former Speaker of the New Brunswick Legislature weighs in on the numbers game from this year's election results.

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Political turmoil in Fredericton

Jamie Gillies, political scientist and professor of communications and public policy at St. Thomas University, talks about the uncertain future of New Brunswick one week after the election.

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World speed networking record attempt

Jennifer Henry of Opportunities NB and the Hub City Young Professionals Network shares an update of the Guiness-world-record-setting attempt that's happening in Moncton this Wednesday.

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Pipe Dreams - The Fight for Canada's Energy Future

CBC's provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras discusses his new book about the ill-fated Energy East pipeline.

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Anglophone East to hold public meetings on school amalgamations

Gregg Ingersoll, superintendent of Anglophone East School District, explains the upcoming reviews of three Moncton-area schools and three Sackville schools.

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Community helps victims of online scam

Vanessa Blanch brings us an update on the Moncton parents swindled out of their last $600 dollars. And spoiler alert - this one has a happy ending.

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Beyond identity politics in NB

Dialogue New Brunswick offers to help political parties address divisions in the province in the aftermath of the provincial election.

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Beyond identity politics in NB

Dialogue New Brunswick offers to help political parties address divisions in the province in the aftermath of the provincial election.

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Community helps victims of online scam

Vanessa Blanch brings us an update on the Moncton parents swindled out of their last $600 dollars. And spoiler alert - this one has a happy ending.

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Francophone groups oppose alliance with People's Alliance

Bathurst Mayor Paolo Fongemie and the president of the province's Acadian society, Robert Melanson, say any kind of cooperation with the People's Alliance is unacceptable.

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Tara Thorne move review: Farenheit 11/9

Michael Moore has had his lens focussed on America for more than 30 years, and he doesn't like what he's seeing now. Tara Thorne tells us about his latest documentary.

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Blinded by hope

CBC's Vanessa Blanch explains how a Moncton man and his wife lost their last $600 when they applied for an online loan to get back on their feet.

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CBC Waves of Change: Plastic Free Moncton

Lisa Griffin from Festival Inspire talks about ways you can reduce the amount of plastic you use every day.

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Is taking small doses of Aspirin really good for you?

Our House Doctor, Raj Bhardwaj explains how a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine questions if taking small doses of Aspirin regularly could do more harm than good.

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NB Votes - Kevin Arseneau

Kevin Arseneau, winner in the riding of Kent North talks about the Green party's role in a minority government.

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NB Votes - Who should govern now - and how?

Donald Savoie holds the Canada Research Chair in public administration and governance at l'Université de Moncton.

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NB Votes - Who will lead New Brunswick?

Both Liberal leader Brian Gallant and PC Leader Blaine Higgs say they plan to govern the province.

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NB Votes - One province, four colours

Mario Levesque, political scientist at Mount Allison University, says Liberal Leader Brian Gallant has the right to continue as premier, for now, at least.

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Youth worker worried with pot addiction

Luc Desjardins, program manager at Portage Atlantic says he sees the "devastating consequences" of cannabis abuse every day at his drug rehab centre.

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Moncton's Louisbourg choir releases its first cd with major record label

Monique Richard, director of Choeur Louisbourg along with arranger Sean Dagher of Skye Consort talk about the making of "Chansons d'amour d'Acadie et de France" cd .

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Love Letters, Celebrating Down Syndrome

Sandra Blatt-Arsenault, president of the Greater Moncton Down Syndrome Society along with board member Jonathan Henry dropped by our studio to talk about the Love Letters project.

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NB votes - NBCC students

Jonna visited NBCC Moncton to get the point of view of students regarding the upcoming provincial election. We hear from business students Geoff MacKinnon and Jessica Jones, and student union president Naomi Mahoney.

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NB Votes - Brian Gallant

Liberal Leader Brian Gallant.

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NB Votes - Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou

The CBC's Gabrielle Fahmy takes a look at the riding of Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou as we head into the final weekend before New Brunswickers head to the polls.

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People of the Tantramar

Charles Scobie is an author and a professor emeritus of Religious Studies at Mount Allison University. The launch of People Of The Tantramar takes place Sept.21 at Sackville Town Hall at 7:30 as part of the town's Fall Fair celebrations.

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NB Votes - Immigration, the forgotten issue

CBC reporter Vanessa Blanch talks about immigration, an issue that hasn't been discussed much, if at all, by any of the parties.

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NB Votes - David Coon

David Coon is leader of the Green Party in New Brunswick.

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Waves of Change - Single-use plastic

The CBC's Zach Goudie has an overview of the problem of single-use plastics.

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Canadian pot industry targeted at US border

Ray Gracewood, chief commercial officer with OrganiGram talks about the impact on the Canadian industry.

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James Upham - The Tom Collins story

James Upham of Resurgo Place talks about what people called the Trial of the Century in New Brunswick in 1907.

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NB Votes - Jennifer McKenzie

Jennifer McKenzie is leader of the New Brunswick NDP.

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Smartwatch ECG monitor

Our house Dr. Raj Bhardwaj talks about the risks and benefits of wearable electrocardiogram technology.

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NB Votes - Edmundston ridings

The CBC's Gabrielle Fahmy takes us to the city where two-well known political veterans are trying to make a comeback in this election campaign.

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NB Votes - Kris Austin

The CBC's Rachel Cave interviews Kris Austin, leader of the People's Alliance party.

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Baroness Von Sketch is back for another season

Maritimer Meredith MacNeill of the Baroness Von Sketch show is of the creators and stars of the show.

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Health advocates defend school nutrition policy

Christine Roherty of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of New Brunswick and Jill Van Horne with Our Food Southeast New Brunswick say the "healthy food in schools" policy must not only be kept, but reinforced.

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NB votes - Moncton South

Provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras looks at one of the toughest races in Moncton.

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NB Votes - Blaine Higgs

The CBC's Rachel Cave interviews Blaine Higgs, leader of the Progressive Conservatives.

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Election coffee talk - Brian Branch

Brian Branch is a graphic designer and lives in the riding of Moncton Centre.

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Immigration, language and education top of mind for one Moncton voter

Madeleine Blanchard works in communications in Moncton.

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NB Votes - Prescription for better healthcare

Dr. Serge Melanson, president-elect of the New Brunswick Medical Society and Paula Doucet, president of the New Brunswick Nurses Union

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Rebecca Schofield Day

Thousands of acts of kindness will happen on Saturday as students carry on with the #BeccaToldMeTo campaign started by Riverview teen, Becca Schofield. A gala concert in her memory takes place Saturday at the Riverview Arts Centre at 7:30 pm.

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Former Sackville resident encounters Hurricane Florence

Jonna speaks with Mandy Copp-Wilson, who now lives in North Carolina, as Hurricane Florence bears down.

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NB Votes - Leaders' debate

Mario Levesque, teacher with the Politics and International Relations Department at Mount Allison University reacts to last night's leaders' debate hosted by CBC New Brunswick.

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NB Votes - Albert riding

CBC reporter Vanessa Blanch takes us to the large, rural riding.

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Keith Urban breaks in Moncton's new Avenir centre

Bonnie Porter, director of marketing for Avenir Centre describes how thing went for the concert featuring Keith Urban.

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Former Sackville resident braces for Hurricane Florence

Mandy Copp-Wilson has been living in North Carolina for over 20 years.

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"September Spike" in asthma

As the days shorten, emergency room doctors start to see a rise in people with asthma. Our house Dr. Raj Bhardwaj explains how to make sure you and your family aren't affected by it.

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Diversity in New Brunswick politics

Cyprien Okana, NDP candidate in the Moncton Northwest riding along with Paulin Blaise Ngweth, Progressive Conservative candidate in Shediac Bay Dieppe discuss the importance of diversity and immigration in New Brunswick.

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How to get to the Keith Urban concert at Moncton's Avenir Centre

City of Moncton spokesperson Isabelle LeBlanc offers some transportation tips for tonight's show.

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