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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

Draining wetlands

5/17/2021
A DTI crew drained the Ferris Street forest and wetland nature preserve when they cleared away a beaver dam. We hear from Renata Woodward, CEO of the Nature Trust of New Brunswick, and Jill Green, the minister of the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure.

Duration:00:18:47

One Shot 101

5/14/2021
Getting that first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine may be a relief, but does it mean we can ease up on restrictions? Immunologist Eric Arts answers our questions.

Duration:00:09:08

Covid cabinet committee

5/14/2021
The Premier's all-party COVID-19 cabinet committee comments on the situation in Fredericton, and the use of AstraZeneca. Joining us, Premier Blaine Higgs, Official opposition leader Roger Melanson, Green Party leader David Coon, and Kris Austin, leader of the People's Alliance.

Duration:00:20:38

Mental health crisis plan

5/13/2021
New Brunswick Health Minister Dorothy Shephard talks about the plan to improve the response to people in mental health crisis.

Duration:00:15:06

Hiring Doctors

5/13/2021
Dr. Yogi Sehgal surveyed his colleagues in the Fredericton area about the hiring process for family and emergency physicians.

Duration:00:13:06

Forced isolation

5/12/2021
Fully vaccinated, but forced to isolate. We talk to two New Brunswickers with questions about how new travel rules are applied.

Duration:00:12:44

Home testing

5/12/2021
We talk to Dr. Peter Lin about how home testing kits could help in the fight against Covid-19.

Duration:00:13:44

Deadlock

5/12/2021
School workers say they haven't been able to reach a deal with the province after three years of talks. Theresa McAllister is provincial president of CUPE Local 2745, the union representing school workers in New Brunswick.

Duration:00:08:07

Vaccines, travel and isolation

5/12/2021
Is forced isolation the proper response to vaccinated workers returning to the province? We ask infection control epidemiologist Colin Furness.

Duration:00:11:34

Tenant shock

5/11/2021
A Dieppe family wonders why their home was put up for rent, when they're still living in it. Ryan MacNeil explains their situation.

Duration:00:06:04

Noise bylaw

5/11/2021
Fredericton is cracking down on noise, but how will that be enforced? We hear from Fredericton Police Chief Roger Brown.

Duration:00:17:26

Rent review

5/10/2021
Renters prepare to keep up the pressure on the Higgs government. Aditya Rao is with the New Brunswick Coalition for Tenants' rights.

Duration:00:11:10

Election Security

5/10/2021
It's municipal election day in just about every part of New Brunswick - after a year and a half delay. Chief Electoral Officer Kim Poffenroth will take us through the plan.

Duration:00:15:04

Summer bubble?

5/7/2021
We check in with Maritime tourism industry associations as they prepare for the possibility of a delayed or bubble-free summer. Carol Alderdice is president and CEO of the Tourism Industry Association of New Brunswick. Lisa Dahr is director of Industry Relations with the Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia. And Corryn Clemence is CEO of the Tourism Industry Association of PEI.

Duration:00:14:25

Pharmacy vaccines

5/7/2021
Pharmacists continue to vaccinate New Brunswickers as quickly as they can. We check in with pharmacist Greg MacFarlane to find out how it's going, how quickly you can get an appointment, and how people are feeling when it comes to "preferred vaccines."

Duration:00:09:37

Mayoral Race New Maryland

5/6/2021
We heard from the two candidates for mayor in New Maryland just days before the municipal election.

Duration:00:15:40

AstraZeneca concerns

5/6/2021
Someone in New Brunswick has died from blood clots after getting the Astra Zeneca vaccine. Health officials say the deadly reaction happened within seven days of the shot in mid-April. Dr. Karina Top is an investigator with the Canadian Centre for Vaccinology in Halifax and the lead of the Special Immunization Clinics Network.

Duration:00:15:42

Fredericton Mayoral debate

5/5/2021
The four candidates for mayor of Fredericton discuss local government, the importance of leadership, and the job of mayor.

Duration:00:18:32

Dr. Peter Lin

5/5/2021
This week the National Advisory Committee on Immunization suggested that some vaccines are preferred if you are able to wait. This prompted lots of questions and confusion about whether some Canadians have received an inferior dose. Our house doctor Peter Lin weighs in.

Duration:00:14:13

COVID treatment

5/5/2021
Last week some doctors in New Brunswick introduced a treatment to COVID-19. Dr. Gordon Dow is regional director of Infectious Diseases with the Horizon Health Network. He says the medication might keep some people with COVID-19 out of the hospital, or shorten the time they suffer symptoms.

Duration:00:10:41