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CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.

CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.
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CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.

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Episodes

Spark Joy: Jane McCulloch takes on step 1 of the #konMari tidying process

1/16/2019
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Moving to Saint John, Jane McCulloch downsized to a condo, and then moved to a bigger house where she was reunited with all her old stuff. Does it all spark joy, like tidying expert Marie Kondo says it should? Jane considers where to begin.

Duration:00:08:16

Resident wants to open discussions about Rothesay rink plans

1/16/2019
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Three town councillors left the Rothesay council chambers, rather than vote on a motion that would have led to a public meeting on Rothesay's plans for its ageing arena. It all came about after Rothesay resident Brendan Kilfoil presented to council, asking for a meeting to update citizens on the latest plan.

Duration:00:07:48

Take Liberty: Randy Vail

1/16/2019
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A farmer from the Belleisle, Randy Vail collaborates with his son on the album 'Holding on to Memories.' Jeff Liberty reviews it for us.

Duration:00:09:47

Gas Guru predicts a 1-cent hike tonight

1/16/2019
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More significantly, Robert Jones predicts the price of heating oil and diesel will go up by 3 or 4 cents per litre.

Duration:00:02:16

Hampton High School going green with 64 solar panels

1/16/2019
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Solar panels have been installed on buildings around the province, including Hampton High School and there are more to come. Endre Raduly manages renewable energy projects for DTI.

Duration:00:08:14

Consultants warn changes to property tax for businesses will impact big and small

1/15/2019
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A letter sent to local businesses by Turner Drake & Partners claims even small business owners would be impacted. Saint John Harbour MLA Gerry Lowe speaks to the CBC's Connell Smith. Mayor Don Darling responds to the letter and explains the property tax exemption

Duration:00:09:25

DIY shop wants to grow to instruct more people, work on bigger projects

1/14/2019
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Brent Harris is the founder of the Saint John Tool Library. The organization hopes to train more women in construction skills, start a plastic recycling company and take on larger construction projects.

Duration:00:10:22

Doctor says social spending increase can improve health outcomes, save on health care spending

1/14/2019
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Dr. Daniel Dutton is an assistant professor at the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at Dalhousie Medicine NB, specializing in social spending to improve health care.

Duration:00:09:32

Giller prize-winning author Sean Michaels coming to Sussex AX

1/14/2019
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Michaels wrote the novel 'Us Conductors.' The book tells a fictionalized version of the story of the inventor the theremin. Michaels will read from it and demonstrate the instrument.

Duration:00:11:31

Norm Eastman's art for men's adventure magazines selling for thousands

1/14/2019
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Norm Eastman was from St. Stephen. Jane Eastman, his widow, talks about his artistic inspiration and the business of creating pulp art.

Duration:00:08:31

High school Poetry In Voice reaches out to middle school students

1/11/2019
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Harbour View High School is the only school in the Saint John Area taking part in the national Poetry In Voice competition. CBC CO-OP student Aaron Sousa spoke with English teacher Karen Vickers and students Sophia Wilcott and Jacob Moore.

Duration:00:04:10

Refinery explosion investigations continue, WorkSafe NB involved

1/11/2019
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It's been three months since part of the Irving Oil refinery erupted into flame. CBC News has learned it may take that much longer for the workers compensation investigation to produce a final report. Eric Brideau is the assistant director of investigations for WorkSafe NB.

Duration:00:13:10

New Brunswick Youth Orchestra premieres 'Wolastoq Fantasia' by Sam Arnold

1/10/2019
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Tony Delgado is the conductor of the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra, which is made up of young musicians ranging in age from 12 to 22. The composition will be played for the first time at the Imperial Theatre in Saint John.

Duration:00:05:17

Bee Me Kidz still hoping to secure funds for 2 regular Saturday programs

1/10/2019
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Missy Bewick is the executive director of Bee Me Kidz, which teaches social and emotional skills to kids and parents. There was concern its remaining two Saturday sessions could be gone by Christmas, but fundraising efforts have picked up.

Duration:00:07:01

Saint John Transit increasing hours on certain routes

1/10/2019
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Ian MacKinnon is the President and CEO of the Saint John Transit and Parking Commission. For the first time in years, starting next month the service will add additional trips to select routes.

Duration:00:07:48

Gas Guru predicts a slight increase on the price of gas tonight

1/9/2019
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Robert Jones predicts prices will go up tonight for both fuels, gasoline by 1 cent per litre, and heating oil and diesel by 3 cents per litre.

Duration:00:02:42

Mom forced to falsify records to get help for disabled son

1/9/2019
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Provincial support to Colette Theriault for her son was cut off in April 2018. She says she is unable to find regular support for her son at the official hourly rate at her rural home. Reporter Connell Smith has the story.

Duration:00:11:03

Elvis Stojko supporting hundreds of junior skaters at National Championships in Saint John

1/9/2019
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Elvis Stojko is the athlete ambassador for the 2019 National Figure Skating Championships, being held in Saint John January 13 to 19.

Duration:00:06:20

Dr. Simon on cyberbullying impacts on brain development

1/9/2019
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Researchers are finding evidence it can actually change the way a child's brain develops. Mike Simon is a family doctor in Saint John.

Duration:00:07:08

Author turns installation artist to engage readers in The Book That Wrote Itself

1/8/2019
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Gerard Collins is inviting you into his own personal process, literally. His new exhibit, the Book that Wrote Itself, is a physical representation of how he puts together a novel. It's at the AX, the Arts and Culture Centre of Sussex.

Duration:00:09:31