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Information Morning from CBC Radio Nova Scotia (Highlights)

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CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.

CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.

Location:

Halifax, NS

Description:

CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.

Twitter:

@infomorning

Language:

English

Contact:

CBC Nova Scotia P.O. Box 3000 Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3E9 902-420-4431


Episodes

One Nova Scotian's months-long oddyssey trying to bring his family back from Japan

3/5/2021
Nova Scotian Leslie Furlong recently returned from living in Japan, but it was quite the ordeal getting back and quarantine rules could keep him away from his wife and kids. Hear his story.

Duration:00:07:43

What is it like to live with lymphedema? Food columnist Jennifer Brady shares her story

3/5/2021
What is lymphedema, and what is it like to live with? We ask our food columnist Jennifer Brady, in the lead up to World Lymphedema Day.

Duration:00:10:04

What could happen if the moderate livelihood fishery issue lands back in court?

3/5/2021
Mi'kmaw fishers and DFO can't agree the plan for a moderate livelihood fishery, and there are a lot of questions about where the issue heads next. We talk with our legal columnist.

Duration:00:10:26

Maps show how the Acadian forest in N.S. has significantly changed over 35 years

3/4/2021
The Healthy Forest Coalition on maps put together that show a vast amount of the province's Acadian forest has been destroyed in the past 35 years.

Duration:00:08:54

Minister Bernadette Jordan on DFO's new plan to regulate moderate livelihood fisheries

3/4/2021
We ask the federal minister of fisheries and oceans about the decision to not license any "moderate livelihood" fisheries.

Duration:00:09:13

Dr. Peter Lin on what we need to know about the three COVID-19 vaccines in N.S.

3/4/2021
We'll talk to our house doctor Dr. Peter Lin about the differences between the COVID-19 vaccines procured by the Province, and who should get which ones.

Duration:00:07:17

How to keep your online history private, even as Internet tracking technology improves

3/4/2021
Our tech columnist Nur Zincir-Heywood shares tips on how you can get ahead of Internet tracking technology and keep your history private.

Duration:00:07:09

Why a man who shot his co-worker with a nail gun still hasn't been sentenced

3/3/2021
An update on the case involving a construction worker in New Glasgow who shot a man with a nail gun after calling him racist names. The victim's mother speaks to sentencing delays.

Duration:00:07:50

Rescue crews respond to scallop trawler fire off Nova Scotia coast

3/3/2021
Emergency crews evacuated captain and crew members from a scallop trawler that caught fire and was taking on water off Nova Scotia's coast. We hear from the owner of the trawler.

Duration:00:06:45

Halifax artist shortlisted to propose design for new LGBTQ2+ National Monument

3/3/2021
Hear from Margot Durling, a Halifax visual artist whose team was one of five recently selected to propose designs for Canada's new LGBTQ2+ National Monument in Ottawa.

Duration:00:06:52

Dr. Strang on the next phase of COVID-19 vaccination rollout for N.S.

3/3/2021
We ask the province's chief medical officer of health about the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine and problems with the vaccination booking system for people aged 80 and over.

Duration:00:11:25

A for Adventure: Tips and tricks for camping in N.S.

3/3/2021
With camping season coming up, we ask our A for Adventure team Chris and Jan to share some of their favourite campsites across the province.

Duration:00:08:36

Healthcare Hacks #100: Booking vaccine appointments

3/2/2021
Healthcare columnist Mary Jane Hampton shares helpful information for people age 80 and over hoping to get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Duration:00:09:23

We hear from two N.S. snowbirds grounded by the travel ban

3/2/2021
Two snowbirds who are heeding the travel ban let us know how they are adjusting to spending winter in N.S. for the first time in years.

Duration:00:09:14

N.S. spends the least on public health compared to any other province

3/2/2021
A newly published paper says the Province is only spending one percent of the health budget on public health. Find out what that could mean for our pandemic recovery.

Duration:00:07:25

Why Casino Nova Scotia is considering a move amid declining revenues

3/1/2021
Documents that took years to obtain show that Casino Nova Scotia is facing hard times and may have to move from its waterfront location. The CBC's Shaina Luck brings us that story.

Duration:00:08:11

What to expect from Canada's new Net-Zero Advisory Body

3/1/2021
We hear from one of the experts of a new advisory group appointed to guide Canada to net-zero by 2050, and why action is needed now.

Duration:00:08:41

What do N.S.'s new pandemic restrictions mean for ski hills?

3/1/2021
We hear how a halt to non-essential travel within the province will mean to Ski Martock and Ski Wentworth, especially during March Break.

Duration:00:07:45

How the pandemic inspired two N.S. travel vloggers to rediscover their home province

2/26/2021
Hear how during the pandemic vloggers Anna and Trevor Delaney, known as the Delightful Travellers, went from filming adventures around the world to around the province.

Duration:00:09:09

New book brings to light the legacy of N.S. civil rights crusader Pearleen Oliver

2/26/2021
Pearleen Oliver fought for equality and dignity for African Nova Scotians, but few people know her story. Host Portia Clark interviews her son and the publisher of a new book about her legacy.

Duration:00:09:50