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CrossTalk

Cross Talk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.

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What's needed to eliminate racism in NL?

Guests: Dr. Jennifer A. Selby, Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies Dr. Sobia Shaikh , assistant professor school of social work Dr. Sulaimon Giwa, assistant professor, school of social work

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What do you hope comes out of the Muskrat Falls inquiry?

Guest: Chris O'Neil Yates

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Gardening with Tim Walsh.

Despite fall being around the corner things are still active in your garden and we have advice to help your through to dying days of the season. Call in to your gardening show for helpful tips for the things you have growing in your backyard.

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What is a popular saying or phrase from your part of the province?

Many things make this province uniqiue but our slang sets us apart. A slang that mirrors dialects from early settlers. A show about words, expressions and phrases in Newfoundland and Labrador. What is a popular saying or phrase from your part of the province? With guest Maureen Power.

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Trivia

Trivia with Ted Blades.

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Cannabis safety

The legalisation of marijuana in Canada is just over a month away and what its use that will have on people's safety is on the minds of many. What safety concerns do you have about cannabis legalisation when it comes to driving, at home or at work? Guest: Maggie Power, Public Health Student with SafetyNL

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Blueberries

The annual forage for blue berries is underway by thousands of people who know blue berries aren't only tasty, they're good for you too. A show about blueberries. Where are you getting your blueberries and what do you do with them? Guest: Lori McCarthy from Cod Sounds

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Gardening

Guest: Dr. Peter Scott, gardening expert and author of Newfoundland Gardening and Atlantic Gardening

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What are your Terry Fox memories?

Guest: Donna Ball.

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What's the first major news story you remember as a child?

Guest: Fred Hutton.

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What's your favourite money saving hack?

Guest: Al Antle, Executive Director, Credit Counselling Service of Newfoundland and Labrador

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What are your early school memories?

Richard Johnson, Bristol's Hope Historical Society Former teacher Yvonne Sheppard

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Gardening

Michael Murray, RSE Landscape Horticulturist

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What were you afraid of as a child?

Guests: Comedians Brian Aylward, Mike Lynch, Colin Hollett.

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How do you want to be reminded about renewals from motor registration division?

Guest: David Winter

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How much are you willing to pay for electricity?

Guests: Dennis Browne, Consumer Advocate, James Feehan, MUN Professor of Economics

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Gardening

Tim Walsh. MUN Botanical Garden; Nursery Manager,

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Are you trying to do more to produce your own food?

Guest: Lisa McBride

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Friday Trivia show

Guest: Steve O'Brien

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What NL destination in your area would you recommend to a tourist?

Guest: Janice Wells author of "Newfoundland and Labrador Book of Musts: The 101 Places every Newfoundlander and Labradorian must see.

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How do you cook cod?

GUEST: Carolyn Power , chef Hungry Heart Cafe

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Gardening

Guest :Todd Boland, Horticulturist at MUN Botanical Garden

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What do you like to can or bottle this time of year?

Guests: Martha Muzychka, Andreae Callanan

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Who's the most famous person, the biggest celebrity, you've met?

Singer songwriter, Rachel Cousins will be our guest.

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Where`s your favourite spot to swim?

Cec Haire and his studio guest Christopher Mercer of Life Saving Society NL hear about people`s favourite places to take a dip.

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Tell us your whale sighting story.

Guests: Fisheries and Oceans Canada's Dr. Jack Lawson, research scientist and Jerry Walsh chief of enforcement.

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Get your gardening questions ready for Ross Traverse.

Guest: Ross traverse

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What questions do you have about the rules of the road?

Guest: Jim Brazil, Safety NL. Defensive driving instructor.

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Tell us what's your favourite spot to take photos?

Guests: Photographer - Tom Cochrane & Photographer - Dawn Leja

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Do we need tougher rules for kids using ATVs?

Guests: Robert Marche - parent of a teenager & Mike Wahl - Newfoundland and Labrador injury prevention coalition

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How do you eat healthy on a budget?

Guests: Chef Brian Barrett & holistic nutritional consultant Jessica Mitton

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Gardening

Guest: Botanist Peter Scott

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Are we doing enough to protect our natural spaces?

Guests: Hiking guide Alice Will & Suzanne Dooley of CPAWS

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Trivia

Guest: CBC's John Gushue

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Gardening with Kim Thistle

Guest: Kim Thistle, The Greenhouse, Little Rapids.

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How do we put a stop to impaired driving?

Guest: Patricia Hynes Coates, national president of MADD

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What's your favourite music festival?

Summer music festivals seem to have exploded in terms of numbers. For some people, the planning for the pilgrimage, starts months in advance. Whether it's Nl trad, rock, jazz, what ever the genre, what's your favourite music festival? Call 722-7111 or long distance 1-800-563-8255. Guest: Jud Haynes, concert promoter, musician and album cover/festival poster graphic designer.

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What are you putting on the grill this summer?

Bob Arniel joins Cecil Haire to talk BBQ tips

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Are you looking for some tips to train your dog?

Teaching an old dogs new tricks. Apparently it's not too late too late for the dog in your life. And it seems young pups are not the best at taking commands. Hope for your K-9, we have tips today on training your dog. Call in you if you need advice or help. GUEST: Glenn Redmond.

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Get your gardening questions ready

Another gardening show. Some backyard die hards enjoy tremendous success while others are either at war with plant destroying insects or managing discolored leaves. Either way Crosstalk is the place to be if things are out of hand in your garden. Guest: Anthony O'Neill, from O'Neill's Gardenland.

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What's your favourite N.L. summer destination?

Your vacation selfies may include the beach in Burgeo, the hills on the west coast, the Labrador Torngats, or the bays and coves around us. If your vacation is home, we want to hear from you. What is your favourite NL summer vacation, stay cation, destination? GUESTS: Matt Molloy, Marketing Co-ordinator, Adventure Central Newfoundland Andrew Hiscock. Legendary Coasts of Eastern Newfoundland

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What's the best live theatre you've seen?

Guests: Greg Malone & Natasha Hart

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Do you feel safe as a pedestrian?

Guest: CBC reporter Meghan McCabe

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Will you be running the Tely Ten?

Guest: Kate Bazeley and Art Meaney.

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Gardening

Guest: Michael Murray - Murray's Garden Centre

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It's a show about books, more specifically, that one book that sticks out, at any age.

Guest: NL Author Lisa Moore

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Trivia

Guest: On The Go's Ted Blades

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Have you ever hitchhiked?

Guest: Brendan McCarthy.

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Have forest fires ever forced you from your home?

Guests: Karen Oldford, former mayor of Lab City. Walwyn Blackmore former mayor Grand Falls Windsor.

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Gardening Tuesday

Get all your growing questions answered by Cec`s guest - gardening expert Ross Traverse.

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Tell us about your first car.

Guest: Bob Ford, First president Antique and Classic Car Club.

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Sometimes we change the lyrics of a song, because we mishear the lyrics

Mishearing a lyric is called a mondegreen and when we mishear the words to a popular and well known song it can be quite funny. Our guest will be John Gushue.

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Inmate Services

Four people have died behind bars in the provincial prisons in less than a year, some by suicide, and families are demanding answers and changes in the system. What immediate changes are needed to prevent more inmate deaths? Guests: Denise Hillier, Director of Clinical Services, Stella's Circle. Cindy Murphy, Executive Director of the John Howard Society.

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Rules of the Road

The rules of the road are more rules, they are the law and govern you whether we're driving, walking, riding bicycle, atv, quad or a snow mobile. Many think they know them but what questions do you have about the rules of the road? Guest: Jim Brazil, Safety NL. Defensive driving instructor.

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Gardening

Guest: Todd Boland is the Research Horticulturist at the Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden

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What part of Canada do you want to visit?

Guests: Gabby Peyton, avid traveller and blogger thefoodgirlintown.com, Jennifer Neary, Once in a LIfetime Travel travel consultant

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What are your memories of Reach for the Top?

Guest: Joan Sullivan, author of "Game" about NL's win of the 1974 national finals of Reach & Managing Editor, The Newfoundland Quarterly. Randal Wheeler, .Randal played on another team the same year.

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What do you like best about choirs?

Guests: Kellie Walsh, Podium 2018 Co-Chair, President-Elect, Choral Canada, Conductor - Shallaway Youth Choir; Lady Cove Women's Choir Ki Adams, Podium 2018 Co-Chair

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Gardening Day

It's true it's officially summer and gardeners are hoping this latest blast of cool, north east air, doesn't last. Despite the cool, wet conditions, whether it's seeds, plants, annuals, or hanging baskets, you'll get gardening questions answered. Guest : Anthony O'Neill, O'Neill's Gardenland

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Is summertime a good time to de-clutter?

The stuff you have can pile up quickly and and can seem to get out of control in your shed, basement or garage. We have tips and advice for you on ways to dig out from under it all. Given the season, we're asking is summertime a good time to de-clutter? Guest: April Miller, Professional Organizing.

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