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Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.

Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.

Location:

Halifax, NS

Description:

Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.

Language:

English

Contact:

Maritime Noon CBC Nova Scotia P.O. Box 3000 Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3E9 (902) 420-9336


Episodes

Anna Bald of Petite Riviere, NS, tells us about rescuing a Blue Shark at Cherry Hill Beach. We hear your feedback on old roads. And on the phone-in: Gardening advice from Niki Jabbour

8/4/2022
Anna Bald of Petite Riviere, NS, was walking on Cherry Hill Beach with her puppy when she saw a Blue Shark flopping in the shallows. She helped save it. We hear your feedback on old road in the Maritimes. And on the phone-in: Gardening tips from Niki Jabbour

Duration:00:53:27

Aman Hambleton, who's originally from Halifax, discusses the thrill of winning the Pawn Wise Chess Festival. We hear what's been done following a cyber-attack at the Confederation Centre in Charlottetown. And on the phone-in: Abandoned roads.

8/3/2022
Aman Hambleton recently won the Pawn Wise Chess Festival in Halifax. He explains the thrill of winning the competition and what skills are needed to be a chess grand master. We hear what's been done at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown following a cyber-attack earlier this year. And on the phone-in, we speak with Steve Skafte about abandoned roads

Duration:00:53:22

The CBC's Brett Ruskin gets the inside scoop on what's causing screened but untreated sewage to flow into Halifax Harbour. The Scotiabank on Grand Manan, NB is about to close. And on the phone-in: Summer reading

8/2/2022
The CBC's Brett Ruskin takes a tour of Halifax Water's pumping station, located deep underground on Barrington St. Recent problems mean screened but untreated sewage is going into the harbour. The CBC's Julia Wright talks with people on Grand Manan about the bank that's closing. And on the phone-in: Summer reading.

Duration:00:53:59

A new Grief Café opens in Saint John, NB. We get the details from Katarina Presti. And on the phone-in: Appliance repair technician, Aaron Publicover

8/1/2022
We're living in difficult times and that's what's prompted the opening of the region's first Grief Café in Saint John, NB. We speak with Katarina Presti, who's a certified counselling therapist. And on the phone-in: Appliance repair technician, Aaron Publicover.

Duration:00:53:16

Para athlete Ben Brown who will compete at the Paracanoe World Championships on Lake Banook, NS. In Chester, NS, Jordan Boyd's family hosts the final golf tournament in his memory. And on the phone-in: recognizing great Black Atlantic Canadians.

7/28/2022
The Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Championships are happening August 3rd to 7th on Nova Scotia's Lake Banook. Ben Brown will be competing in the Paracanoe World Championships, just a year after taking up the sport. In Chester, NS Jordan Boyd's family has raised a million dollars in his memory for inherited heart disease research, partly through an annual golf tournament. We hear why this year is the last edition. And on the phone-in: recognizing great Black Atlantic Canadians

Duration:00:53:22

The Canadian Wildlife Federation has a new fishing gear lending program. Outside of Fredericton, NB, there's a natural spring that is now part of a geocache tour of forgotten sites of Black History. And on the phone-in: dog behaviour expert Silvia Jay.

7/27/2022
The Canadian Wildlife Federation has launched a new gear lending program. It's to help the East Coast fishing industry access ropeless fishing gear. Salome's Tub is a natural spring outside of Fredericton, NB. It's now part of a geocache tour of forgotten sites of Black History around the city. And on the phone-in: dog behaviour expert Silvia Jay takes your questions.

Duration:00:48:14

A couple from Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia decided to make it official after getting heartbreaking news earlier this summer. In New Brunswick, free events are trying to get more people in Para-sports. And on the phone-in: your Lego memories.

7/26/2022
When Billy Burgoyne and Nikita Maher of Ecum Secum, NS found out that Billy had only a short time to live, the longtime couple chose to make it official. We hear their story. In New Brunswick, Para-sport NB is touring the province to get more people into the sports. And on the phone-in: your Lego memories

Duration:00:53:28

We hear from a day school survivor who will be attending the Pope's mass in Quebec City about what his apology means to hear. And on the phone-in: air passenger rights advocate Gabor Lukacs.

7/25/2022
Abegweit First Nation's Judy Clark will be attending the Pope's mass in Quebec City this week. She reflects on what the mass and the Pope's apology means to her. And on the phone-in: you share your stories of air travel this summer with air passenger rights advocate Gabor Lukacs.

Duration:00:53:16

We hear from a passenger who was on board the MV Holiday Island on Friday when the ferry caught fire. And on the phone-in: wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft.

7/24/2022
Karen Armstrong and her husband were on board the MV Holiday Island when the ferry caught fire on Friday. They are back in Nova Scotia and waiting for their car to be returned. Northumberland Ferries vice-president Don Cormier says all cars have been off-loaded from the ferry and will be returned shortly. And on the phone-in: wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft answers your animal questions.

Duration:00:53:10

Warren Maddox, executive director of the Fredericton Homeless Shelters talks about helping those without shelter keep cool, ER closure feedback and on the phone in: our gardening expert Niki Jabbour for tips on helping your garden and yard thrive

7/21/2022
Warren Maddox, executive director of the Fredericton Homeless Shelters talks about helping those without shelter keep cool, ER closure feedback and on the phone in: our gardening expert Niki Jabbour for tips on helping your garden and yard thrive

Duration:00:52:50

We hear from a 10-year-old chess whiz. You dish out your thoughts on your favourite ice cream. And on the phone-in: you share your thoughts on emergency room closures and wait times.

7/20/2022
10-year-old Calix Marchand can beat his mom at chess while blindfolded. He is the under-10 boys Canadian Youth Chess Champion. We hear how Calix got into the game. You dish out your thoughts on your favourite ice cream. And on the phone-in: you share your thoughts on emergency room closures and wait times.

Duration:00:53:26

National Drowning Prevention Week, Your feedback on clotheslines and on the phone in: share your ice cream memories

7/19/2022
National Drowning Prevention Week, Your feedback on clotheslines and on the phone in: share your ice cream memories

Duration:00:53:07

We hear from a Nova Scotia man who had to fly to Montreal for a monkeypox vaccine, and on the phone-in: clotheslines, and why we love them

7/18/2022
David Gosine flew to Montreal for a monkeypox vaccine, a disease that isn't even found in Nova Scotia, but that the province doesn't provide any vaccines for. And author Cindy Etter-Turnbull tells us how to perfect your clothesline.

Duration:00:53:14

We hear how a couple in Tusket, Nova Scotia, celebrated their 80th wedding anniversary, and how Doug Bethune saves on gas mileage

7/17/2022
A couple from Tusket, Nova Scotia celebrates 80 years of marriage. And on the phone-in automotive repair expert Doug Bethune.

Duration:00:53:34

The C-F-L in Nova Scotia this weekend, Mac N Cheese feedback and Long-time gardener and now author Jamie Ellison offers gardening advice

7/14/2022
The C-F-L in Nova Scotia this weekend, Mac N Cheese feedback and Long-time gardener and now author Jamie Ellison offers gardening advice

Duration:00:53:07

We hear from Shayla Shenanigans about the kick off of the Halifax Pride Festival. Car repair shops are extra busy these days as the wait for a new vehicle could be months. And on the phone-in: your favourite mac and cheese recipes.

7/13/2022
The Halifax Pride Festival starts today and Shaylah Shenanigans is ready. The drag queen will be taking part in the parade, comedy shows and outreach programs. IIf you're getting a new car, it could be months before it arrives. We hear from sho[s in Charlottetown, PEI that are busy fixing wear and tear. And on the phone-in: in honour of mac and cheese day, we hear your favourite recipes

Duration:00:47:48

We'll hear about the declining bee population and what that could mean for the future of crops. We'll head to Eskasoni, NS to learn about a business selling ribbon skirt kits. And on the phone-in: roller skating

7/12/2022
Half of the bee hives in Canada have been wiped out by mites this year. The president of the New Brunswick Beekeepers Association, Chris Lockhart, says it could have a ripple effect and crops like blueberries and canola might not be pollinated. In Eskasoni, NS, Veronica Denny makes and sells ribbon skirts kits. And on the phone-in: we take your questions about learning how to roller skate.

Duration:00:53:02

We hear from an 82-year-old former golf pro about an intergenerational game of golf. And on the phone-in, you share your favourite air fryer recipes.

7/11/2022
This weekend the MGA - or Maxwell Golf Association - will hold its fourth Four Generational Invitational in St. Andrews, NB. The MGA is the Maxwell family and this is the only tournament on the schedule. We hear from 82-year-old former golf pro Jim Maxwell about what it means to him. And on the phone-in, Julie van Rosendaal shares favourite air fryer recipes.

Duration:00:53:07

We hear from Hope Swinimer about a baby bobcat being rehabilitated at Hope for Wildlife. We visit a pow wow outside Bathurst, NB. And on the phone-in, paint and stain expert Jim White.

7/10/2022
We get an update from Hope for Wildlife's Hope Swinimer about a baby bobcat being rehabilitated. Pow wows are back this summer and we visit one at the Pabineau First Nation outside Bathurst, NB. And on the phone-in, paint and stain expert Jim White takes your questions.

Duration:00:53:17

We hear from two businesses affected by the widespread Rogers outage. On the phone-in: Niki Jabbour

7/7/2022
A widespread Rogers outage is affecting thousands of customers across Canada, including here in the Maritimes. Debit and some ATM are also unavailable. We hear from two businesses affected by the outage. And on the phone-in: Niki Jabbour takes your gardening questions.

Duration:00:53:01