Expense Disclosure, Bob Bancroft, Your Thoughts10/24/14
A man in PEI wants all of the premier's expenses made public, after he was told that a freedom of information request for same information would cost more than five grand. Bob Bancroft takes your wildlife questions. Plus, more of your thoughts on how...
Maritimers React to the Parliament Hill Attack
We take your calls following the shooting death of a reservist on Parliament Hill. Retired Major General Lewis MacKenzie responds to your questions and shares insights of his own. We hear from security expert Steve Day. We also touch base with...
Ballot Photos, Alan Doyle, Liquor Store Fundraising
Elections Nova Scotia calls for a clear law that bans photos in the voting booth and we hear opposition to the idea. Alan Doyle from Great Big Sea shares stories from his memoir. Plus, why NB Liquor is banning fundraising outside its stores.
Ebola Response, Natural Gas Costs, Women Freezing Eggs
We get the details on a rapid response team exercise aimed at fighting Ebola. A businessman says natural gas costs in Saint John are unaffordable. We debate whether companies should pay for women to freeze their eggs and postpone motherhood. Plus, an...
Another McDonald's Mouse, Gardening Qs, Campaign Chaos
A Nova Scotian comes forward with another story about a mouse in a McDonald's coffee cup. More of your tales about an influx of ladybugs. Marjorie Willison answers your questions about putting the garden to bed for the season. Plus, a candidate in the...
Ladybugs, Veterinarian Qs, Your Feedback
Why some Maritimers are reporting an invasion of ladybugs. Veterinarian Dr. Eric Carnegy answers your pet questions. Plus, your thoughts on preventing medical mistakes.
Coffee Mouse, Medical Mistakes, Killer Whale
An NB man finds a mouse at the bottom of his McDonald's coffee. A doctor, a lawyer and a patient advocate discuss what it would take to cut down on medical mistakes, and improve confidence in the system. Plus, a rare killer whale surfaces in the Bay...
Community Mailbox, Genealogist, Fish Stocking
A Nova Scotian wonders why Canada Post won't assign him to the community mailbox closest to his home. Terry Punch answers your genealogy questions. Plus, efforts to reintroduce fish to the North River following a big fish kill in PEI this past summer.
Record-Breaking Tuna, Chimney Sweep, Your Feedback
We hear how a 12-year-old in NS caught a record-breaking tuna. A chimney sweep answers your questions about wood stoves, fireplaces and chimneys. Plus, your thoughts on legalizing marijuana
Legalizing Marijuana, Ebola, Double Murder Case
Why some of the top addiction experts in the country are calling for the legalization of marijuana. Your questions about the Ebola epidemic. The crown prosecutor in a PEI double murder case states his views. Plus, your feedback on forcing healthcare...
Spiked Potato, Mandatory Flu Shot, Your Feedback
President of Linkletter Farms responds after a customer found a needle in a potato. Your thoughts on whether healthcare workers should be forced to get the flu shot. Plus, your feedback on unions - and whether they're too powerful.
Cpl. Francis Death, Unions Too Powerful?
NB RCMP officer with PTSD commits suicide. Your feedback on prescriptions drugs and an HPV vaccine for boys. Plus, we ask: Are unions too powerful?
Ebola Patient, Multiple Prescriptions, Your Feedback
We check in on a former Haligonian, seeking treatment for Ebola in the US. Your thoughts on the Nova Scotian man upset with Canada Post asking intrusive medical questions to determine eligibility for door-to-door delivery. Plus, what to do if you're...
Controversial Questions, Home Reno Panel, Your Thoughts
A Nova Scotia man with disabilities says Canada Post asked inappropriate medical questions when he applied to keep his door-to-door mail delivery. The home renovation panel takes your questions about decks. Plus, your thoughts on changing the lyrics...
Worker Shortage, Should We Change "O Canada," Your Thoughts
A New Brunswick Christmas tree farmer says he can't find local workers, but doesn't want to turn to the TFW program. On the phone in, we ask if "O Canada" should be changed to be more gender-neutral. Plus, your thoughts on the Mountie's fur hats
Hazing, Doug Bethune, Your Thoughts
Dalhousie University has suspended its men's rugby club as it investigates a complaint about hazing. Automotive expert Doug Bethune takes your questions. Plus, your thoughts.
RCMP Fur Hats, Sleep Doula
The RCMP was ready to move away from its traditional muskrat fur hats in favour of wool tuques, but the federal government has overturned that decision. A trapper and an animal rights activist weigh in. On the phone-in, Sleep Doula Tracey Ruiz has...
HPV Vaccines, Jason Kenny, Compost Qs and Your Thoughts
A new push to vaccinate boys against HPV. Jason Kenny says fish processing plants will not get an exemption when it comes to temporary foreign workers. On the phone in, how to turn household scraps into garden gold. Plus, your thoughts on checked...
Pesticides in Water, Airline Baggage Fees, Turtle Catch
Concerns about pesticides in the well water at schools and seniors' homes in PEI. Your thoughts on airlines charging an extra fee for checked baggage. Stories about great neighbours in the Maritimes. Plus, a PEI fisherman explains what happened when...
Mr. Big Stings, Painting Qs, Your Feedback
A NS man accused of first-degree murder has had the charges dropped, because police got his confession through a Mr. Big operation. Jim White answers your painting and staining questions. Plus, more of your thoughts on a Pictou County butcher who has...
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