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Information Morning Fredericton from CBC Radio New Brunswick (Highlights)

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Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.

Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.

Location:

United States

Genres:

World Talk

Description:

Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.

Language:

English


Episodes

National daycare plan

4/20/2021
Jean Robinson is president of Early Childhood Care and Education New Brunswick, and owner operator of the Lincoln Daycare Centre. She talks about what a national daycare plan could mean for children, daycares and parents.

Duration:00:07:02

Federal budget

4/20/2021
Federal Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland joins Terry Seguin to talk about the highlights of Canada's budget.

Duration:00:07:15

Premier reacts to federal budget, AstraZeneca

4/20/2021
Premier Higgs responds to the first federal budget in two years, and comments on changes to vaccine recommendations.

Duration:00:07:33

Indigenous guide

4/19/2021
Leanne Hudson created a 'Readers Digest' version of Indigenous history and culture in the province while she was interning at the Provincial Archives.

Duration:00:08:49

Fighting the variants

4/19/2021
What will it take to get variants of COVID 19 under control? Dr. Lisa Barrett is an infectious disease and immunology expert at Dalhousie Medical School.

Duration:00:15:31

Dealing with email

4/19/2021
Pierre Battah is our workplace issues columnist. He tells us how to achieve "inbox zero", and why we should do it.

Duration:00:09:11

Tax sharing dispute

4/16/2021
The Higgs government pulled out of tax sharing agreements with First Nations, looking for a better commercial arrangement. Ken Coates has been watching those developments. He's one of the top Indigenous rights experts in the country.

Duration:00:14:41

Covid cabinet committee

4/16/2021
The all party Covid cabinet committee looks at the current state of Covid-19 in the province. Premier Blaine Higgs, Roger Melanson, interim leader of the Official Opposition, Green Party leader David Coon, and Kris Austin, leader of the People's Alliance.

Duration:00:23:06

Poem for a penny

4/16/2021
A missing Fredericton man is on the minds of people who know him. Andrew Spencer spent time on the streets downtown and would often share his poetry. Journalist Elizabeth Fraser has that story.

Duration:00:09:58

Phoenix future

4/15/2021
Scott Earle is coordinator of the Phoenix Learning Centre. It's preparing to shut down, and send people back to the streets.

Duration:00:15:42

Pool future

4/15/2021
Planning for the Fredericton Regional Aquatic Centre finished one more lap Monday. Chris Ramsey is chair and CEO of Fredericton Regional Aquatic Centre Inc.

Duration:00:09:50

Premier seeks changes to gas-tax agreement

4/14/2021
We talk to Premier Blaine Higgs about his invitation to set up a new economic partnership with First Nations.

Duration:00:20:39

First Nations react to tax attack

4/14/2021
Wolastoqey Chief Patricia Bernard of the Madawaska First Nation, and Mi'kmaq Chief George Ginnish of the Natoaganeg First Nation say they're not going to accept the Higgs government's latest attempt to get out of tax sharing agreements.

Duration:00:15:33

Class action lawsuit

4/13/2021
The University of New Brunswick is facing a class action lawsuit over alleged sexual assaults by a physician at its student health centre. Erika Hachey is one of the lawyers representing the students.

Duration:00:06:51

High school classes

4/13/2021
We talk to New Brunswick's Minister of Education, Dominic Cardy, about the decision to postpone the return of high school students to full-time, in person learning.

Duration:00:15:21

Vaccine science

4/13/2021
Michael Grant is a professor of immunology and associate dean of biomedical science at Memorial University in St. John's. He explains how the vaccines work to keep you from getting severely ill.

Duration:00:10:52

Edmundston lockdown

4/12/2021
The Edmundston and Haut-Madawaska areas are back in lockdown as the province tries to slow the spread of COVID-19 variants. Eric Marquis is the deputy mayor of Edmundston.

Duration:00:12:08

COVID update

4/12/2021
COVID-19 cases continue to rise in zone 4 and now the Edmundston region is in a complete lockdown. New Brunswick's Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Jennifer Russell brings us up to date on the outbreak in zone 4, the variants, and vaccinations.

Duration:00:20:38

Mask trash

4/9/2021
Sue Fisher noticed a lot of masks on the ground around Fredericton, and made it her mission to clean them up. She talks to Colleen Kitts-Goguen.

Duration:00:10:19

Women in Sport conference

4/9/2021
Brynn Nash and Andrea Creer are both athletes at UNB. They're co-chairing the Women in Sport conference that starts today. Colleen Kitts-Goguen talks to them about breaking down barriers for women in sport.

Duration:00:11:53