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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 is your Favourite NL word or expression to describe the weather.

CBC NL's new Meteorologist Ashley Brauweiler.

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Pet Health

Pet health with Veterinarian, Maggie Brown Bury.

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Thoughts on legal weed

Cec's Haire's guest is Thomas H. Clarke, owner of Wild Newfoundland Blueberry Cannabis Company in Portugal Cove-St. Philips... which is where the show broadcast live from.

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Gardening

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

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

Guest: Traffic Safety Instructor with Safety Services Nfld & Lab. Rudy Singleton.

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What are you doing to cut down your use of plastics packaging?

Wildlife biologist Holly Hogan

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Have you had the "pot talk" with your kids?

Guests: Wayne Bishop and Tracey Sharpe-Smith , Regional Addictions Prevention Consultants with Eastern Health.

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Gardening

Kim Thistle "The Greenhouse and Garden Store"

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Trivia Friday

Guest: John Gushue

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! What are you cooking for Thanksgiving Dinner?

Bonita Hussey is a cook who specialises in traditional Newfoundland & Labrador dishes.

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What podcasts are on your playlist?

Guest: Elling Lien

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Gardening

Guest: Todd Boland, MUN Botanical Garden

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How has the Kavanaugh story affected you?

It's the biggest story in the world, but how is it affecting people here? We're talking about sexual assault. How did you feel watching the Kavanaugh hearings? And what are the lessons that people here can learn from what's happening in Washington. Guests: Nicole Kieley - Executive Director of NL Sexual Assault Crisis & Prevention Centre Kevin O'Shea - Public Legal Information Association of NL

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Upcycling

Upcycling and furniture restoration with Guests Barbara Holden and Vincent Estick

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Are we doing enough to help people with disabilities?

Our guests are Luca "Lazylegz" Patuelli and Emily Christy

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What happened to good manners? We're talking civility, customer service, and how we can all get along a bit better.

Our guest is Wanita Bates.

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Gardening

Guest: Ross Traverse

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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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What should be the official food of Newfoundland and Labrador?

Chef Mark McCrowe

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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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