CrossTalk

 
 

CrossTalk

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

Updated: Weekly
Download episodes from this podcast for: 3 months

All podcast episodes

Use the links below to download a file.

Advice on how to protect your home from wind damage

Guests: Randy Oram is with Karwood Construction & Curtis Mercer, K&P Contracting

Download Advice on how to protect your home from wind damage
[mp3 file: runs 00:56:09]


Does anyone in your family knit mittens?

Guests: Shirley Scott, Christine LeGrow

Download Does anyone in your family knit mittens?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:44]


Does the reduction in moose licenes for 2019 go far enough?

Guest: Barry Fordham

Download Does the reduction in moose licenes for 2019 go far enough?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:19]


Telecom concerns

What's your beef with your telecom provider? Guest: John Lawford, Executive Director, Public Interest Advocacy Centre

Download Telecom concerns
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:30]


Our Foodie Tuesday theme continues with a looks at snacks this time of year

Guest: Kathy Jager - Newfoundland Eggs

Download Our Foodie Tuesday theme continues with a looks at snacks this time of year
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:30]


We'll have answers to your automotive questions.

George Iny, Executive Director, Automobile Protection Association

Download We'll have answers to your automotive questions.
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:33]


Have you travelled to see a favourite singer/musician/band?

Guest: RNC Media relations officer Geoff Higdon

Download Have you travelled to see a favourite singer/musician/band?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:16]


Do you think it's time to scale back on high school grads?

Guest: Don Coombs, president of the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of School Councils.

Download Do you think it's time to scale back on high school grads?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:22]


Rock formations

Guest: Andy Kerr, retired senior geologist with the Department of Natural Resources

Download Rock formations
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Holiday baking

Guests: Anne and Debbie Davis - Tilt House Bakery

Download Holiday baking
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:41]


How do you stretch a dollar at Xmas time?

Guest: Nikita Ryall , program coordinator of 4 neighbourhood centers in St. John's.

Download How do you stretch a dollar at Xmas time?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:07]


What board games have stood the test of time for you?

Fun for the whole family, board games have stood the test of time. Chess and checkers have been around for centuries. Modern games like Monopoly, Scrabble, Risk, Life or the Settlers of Catan, show no signs of growing old. What board games have stood the test of time for you? Guest: Leon Chung, co-owner of Mochanopoly Board Game Cafe. Employee and game player Ara Lomond.

Download What board games have stood the test of time for you?
[mp3 file: runs 00:56:07]


Is it time to revisit regulation in Newfoundland and Labrador's offshore?

Last week's 250 thousand litre oil spill off Newfoundland put worker safety and the environment in the spot light. Questions linger and many are wondering is it time to revisit regulation in Newfoundland and Labrador's offshore?

Download Is it time to revisit regulation in Newfoundland and Labrador's offshore?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:03]


What's the story behind a piece of furniture you inherited?

Guest: Maureen Peters, Curator of history, Museum, The Rooms.

Download What's the story behind a piece of furniture you inherited?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:47]


What condiments are you using to spice up your meals?

Guest: Steve Curtis, condiment king.

Download What condiments are you using to spice up your meals?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:53]


Trivia

Guest: Ted blades

Download Trivia
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:47]


What are doing to cope with the winter blues?

Guest: Janine Hubbard, Registered Psychologist, APNL Past-President/Communications Director.

Download What are doing to cope with the winter blues?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:06]


What do you hope is the senior's advocate's first report?

Guest: Suzanne Brake, Seniors Advocate.

Download What do you hope is the senior's advocate's first report?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:00]


We want you to share your unfamiliar, non-traditional, root veggie recipes.

GUEST: Tara Antle, nutritionist with Healthy Balance Holistic Health Group.

Download We want you to share your unfamiliar, non-traditional, root veggie recipes.
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:35]


How are you purging your possessions before the holiday pile up begins?

Guest: April Miller, April Miller Professional Organizing

Download How are you purging your possessions before the holiday pile up begins?
[mp3 file: runs 00:57:19]


Who will you be thinking about this Remembrance day?

Guests: Corporal retired Roxanne Hurley. Chief warrant officer retired, Terry Hurley.

Download Who will you be thinking about this Remembrance day?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:34]


Do you know enough about the prescription pills you're taking?"

Guests: Dr. Justin Turner, Canadian Deprescribing Network, Debbie Kelly, Medication Therapy Services Clinic, School of Pharmacy,

Download Do you know enough about the prescription pills you're taking?"
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:22]


Do you shop secondhand?

Guests: Avid thrift shopper, Andie Bulman, and Gail Dempsey with Epilepsy NL, which runs Previously Loved Clothes and Things.

Download Do you shop secondhand?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:05]


Would you choose life in the bay over the city.

Guest: Anna Murphy, owner of Yellow Rose Craft Shop (shop and studio) in Bonavista. Susan Cull, works with the Shorefast Foundation on Fogo Island

Download Would you choose life in the bay over the city.
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:39]


Does Queen rock you?

One of the most iconic bands in the history of rock and roll is back in the spotlight as the long-awaited biopic Bohemian Rhapsody hits the big screen. The songs, the fashion, the legacy of Freddie Mercury, and the moments in your life where Queen provided the soundtrack. Zach Goudie's guests are Kelly-Ann Evans and Terri Andrews, part of the creative team behind the Queen-inspired musical "We Will Rock You" from Tada Entertainment.

Download Does Queen rock you?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:22]


Today we're asking, is it getting harder to hold on to your money?

Guest: Credit Counsellor Al Antle.

Download Today we're asking, is it getting harder to hold on to your money?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:46]


What's your most interesting or unusual encounter with wildlife?

Guest: Nature photographer/environmental educator/wildlife biologist Dennis Minty.

Download What's your most interesting or unusual encounter with wildlife?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:03]


Port Aux Basques is considered Canada's most Autism-friendly town, what could be done in your town to make it Autism friendly?

Tess Hemeon, manager Advocacy and Communications, NL Autism Society Allison Chafe is a parent of 3 children, one of whom has autism.

Download Port Aux Basques is considered Canada's most Autism-friendly town, what could be done in your town to make it Autism friendly?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:23]


What would it take to get you to ride the bus?

Guest: David Brake, Head of the Essential Transit Association.

Download What would it take to get you to ride the bus?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:54]


Growing cannabis

Now that cannabis is legal and you can legally grow up to four plants per home...it's time for a gardening show on growing marijuana. Cec welcomes three guests to field all your marijuana growing questions:

Download Growing cannabis
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:12]


The Rooms has launched a campaign to capture people's stories about this place. What is your Your Story?

Anne Chafe, Director, The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery and Museums Divisions. YourStory NL Contributor Peter Halley.

Download The Rooms has launched a campaign to capture people's stories about this place. What is your Your Story?
[mp3 file: runs 00:53:13]


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

CBC NL's new Meteorologist Ashley Brauweiler.

Download What is your Favourite NL word or expression to describe the weather.
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:36]


Pet Health

Pet health with Veterinarian, Maggie Brown Bury.

Download Pet Health
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:29]


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.

Download Thoughts on legal weed
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:01]


Gardening

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

Download Gardening
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:53]


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

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

Download What questions do you have about the rules of the road?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:35]


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

Wildlife biologist Holly Hogan

Download What are you doing to cut down your use of plastics packaging?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:16]


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

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

Download Have you had the "pot talk" with your kids?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:21]


Gardening

Kim Thistle "The Greenhouse and Garden Store"

Download Gardening
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Trivia Friday

Guest: John Gushue

Download Trivia Friday
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:44]


! What are you cooking for Thanksgiving Dinner?

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

Download ! What are you cooking for Thanksgiving Dinner?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:15]


What podcasts are on your playlist?

Guest: Elling Lien

Download What podcasts are on your playlist?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:35]


Gardening

Guest: Todd Boland, MUN Botanical Garden

Download Gardening
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:56]


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

Download How has the Kavanaugh story affected you?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:29]


Upcycling

Upcycling and furniture restoration with Guests Barbara Holden and Vincent Estick

Download Upcycling
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:11]


Are we doing enough to help people with disabilities?

Our guests are Luca "Lazylegz" Patuelli and Emily Christy

Download Are we doing enough to help people with disabilities?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:25]


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.

Download What happened to good manners? We're talking civility, customer service, and how we can all get along a bit better.
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:37]


Gardening

Guest: Ross Traverse

Download Gardening
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:33]


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

Download What's needed to eliminate racism in NL?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:15]


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

Guest: Chris O'Neil Yates

Download What do you hope comes out of the Muskrat Falls inquiry?
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:41]


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.

Download Gardening with Tim Walsh.
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:11]


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.

Download What is a popular saying or phrase from your part of the province?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:44]


What should be the official food of Newfoundland and Labrador?

Chef Mark McCrowe

Download What should be the official food of Newfoundland and Labrador?
[mp3 file: runs 00:55:39]


Trivia

Trivia with Ted Blades.

Download Trivia
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:09]


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

Download Cannabis safety
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:59]


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

Download Blueberries
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:20]