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CBC Radio's All In A Day is Ottawa's number one afternoon drive program -- and covers all of Eastern Ontario and West Quebec. Join Alan Neal each weekday for a fresh take on the news you need to know, regular weather and traffic updates, an overview of the best cultural events the area has to offer, and insightful interviews with politicians, musicians, thinkers and more. Contact the show at allinaday@cbc.ca or follow along on Twitter @cbcallinaday

Location:

Ottawa, ON

Description:

CBC Radio's All In A Day is Ottawa's number one afternoon drive program -- and covers all of Eastern Ontario and West Quebec. Join Alan Neal each weekday for a fresh take on the news you need to know, regular weather and traffic updates, an overview of the best cultural events the area has to offer, and insightful interviews with politicians, musicians, thinkers and more. Contact the show at allinaday@cbc.ca or follow along on Twitter @cbcallinaday

Language:

English

Contact:

All in a Day P.O. Box 3220, Station C Ottawa, ON K1Y 1E4 613-288-6519


Episodes

Bystanders photo exhibition

7/24/2023
Foreign correspondent Saša Petricic takes photos to document what life looks like for people after the television crew moves on to the next story. Omar Dabaghi-Pacheco dropped by Petricic's new photography exhibition Innocent Bystanders at Ottawa's Studio Sixty Six gallery.

Duration:00:08:30

Why it may be too soon to reopen Ontario (The Best of All in a Day, Feb 9/21)

2/9/2021
Epidemiologist Raywat Deonandan on the province's gradual reopening plan, and why it might be too soon to think about reopening in the first place.

Duration:00:09:59

How to get people to listen to pandemic orders

1/13/2021
For the past week or so, we've heard variations of "stay at home and wear a mask" from public health and government officials Ten months into the pandemic -- why are some still not following COVID-19 rules, and how could public health authorities and government officials encourage them to do so? We talk to a behavioural scientist about that.

Duration:00:11:52

Political Panel: The attack on the Capitol, and why Canada isn't immune (The Best of All in a Day, Fri Jan 8/21)

1/8/2021
Our weekly political panelists, Susan Delacourt and Hannah Thibedeau, talk about the mob attack in Washington, the pace of COVID-19 vaccination in Ottawa, and the ethics vacations at this time.

Duration:00:17:04

How Quebec's homeless will be affected by the new curfew (The Best of All in a Day, Thu Jan 7/21)

1/7/2021
The Premier of Quebec has ordered a 8pm - 5am curfew to tamp down rising COVID-19 numbers. How will it affect the homeless population? We hear one advocate's concerns.

Duration:00:11:36

Element of Surprise: Californium (The Best of All in a Day, Dec 8/20)

12/8/2020
In our ongoing exploration of the Periodic Table of Elements, we dive into the world of Californium.

Duration:00:12:51

Conservation authorities push back against proposed changes to Act

12/3/2020
The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority talks about their concerns around changes slipped into the provincial omnibus budget bill.

Duration:00:10:58

Ottawa's Katherine Takpannie wins national photography prize

10/14/2020
Local Inuk artist Katherine Takpannie has been named one of this year's winners of the 2020 New Generation Photography Award. We hear her remarkable story, and about her hopes to use her photographs to educate more Canadians about Inuit issues.

Duration:00:10:34

How a bar weighs the decision whether to shut down (The Best of All in a Day, Sept 29/20)

9/29/2020
A few downtown bars in Ottawa have recently discovered patrons or staff have tested positive for COVID-19. We spoke to one such bar about how they weigh the risks of whether a full shutdown is necessary.

Duration:00:10:34

Checking in with the Mission after 1 million hours of service (The Best of All in a Day, Sept 22/20)

9/22/2020
One million hours. That's how long it's been since the Ottawa Mission got its start, back in 1906. Today, the shelter is marking that milestone with a major report into its work over the past year. The Mission's CEO joins us to talk about it.

Duration:00:12:14

The silence after WWII ended, 75 years later... (The Best of All in a Day, Wed Sept 2/20)

9/2/2020
On this day, 75 years ago, the Second World War officially came to an end. But as this country tried to heal from the atrocities experienced in battle -- it seemed Canadians were eager to move on. And not many conversations really happened about the legacy of the Second World War. This afternoon, we're reflecting on that silence and struggle with historian and author Tim Cook , who has a new book on the subject.

Duration:00:11:32

Diving into the dangerous element of Curium (The Best of All in a Day, Aug 18/20)

8/18/2020
As part of our ongoing, Periodic series The Element of Surprise, we take a look at #96, Curium.

Duration:00:13:12

Panel of experts on back to school (The Best of All in a Day, Aug 11/20)

8/11/2020
An epidemiologist, an education expert and a psychotherapist answer parents' questions about heading back to school, safely, in September.

Duration:00:15:07

Belarusian-Canadians react to Belarus presidential election

8/10/2020
The election commission in Belarus is calling a landslide victory for the country's incumbent president, but an opposition candidate in Sunday's election is rejecting those results

Duration:00:09:59

Something to raise a glass to

8/10/2020
Local alcohol producers have received federal funding to help them build up their on-site visitor experiences

Duration:00:08:58

The latest on unrest in Zimbabwe (The Best of All in a Day, Aug 5/20)

8/5/2020
Local Zimbabwean professor Andriata Chironda updates us on the Zimbabwean Lives Matter hashtag & government crackdowns.

Duration:00:11:13

Portraits of Ritchie Street (The Best of All in a Day, Aug 4/20)

8/4/2020
They grew up on Ritchie Street -- and they say the neighbourhood isn’t what you read in the headlines. A new photo project puts the spotlight on the young Black men in Ottawa’s west end, sharing stories of the discrimination they faced.

Duration:00:12:08

How one Kingston coffee shop faced a racist customer (The Best of All in a Day, Fri Jul 3/20)

7/3/2020
An employee at a coffee shop in Kingston was the victim of a racist incident recently -- after she politely asked a customer to abide by the mandatory mask rules. We'll hear why the shop's owner is going public about it.

Duration:00:10:48

The Best of All in a Day, June 19, 2020: "Mayor of Cornwall"

6/19/2020
Bernadette Clement, the first Black woman to serve as mayor of an Ontario city, reflects on the anti-racism movement around the world and in her own city.

Duration:00:14:07

The etiquette of social circles (The Best of All in a Day, Mon Jun 15/20)

6/15/2020
Now that most Ontarians can form social circles of 10 people without physical distancing, there comes many questions about who should be in your circle, and how to tell someone if they're in or out. Etiquette expert Julie Blais Comeau has some thoughts on that.

Duration:00:10:58