The Sheldon MacLeod Show
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 pm We catch up with Rob Malloy, a retired RCMP officer and member of Get Prescription Drugs off the Street. We find out about a class action lawsuit being launched against the makers of Oxycontin, with lawyer Ray Wagner. We speak with Nadine Wentzell, of Nadine Wentzell Consulting Inc., about how the Nova Scotia drug monitoring program is not working the way it was intended. We end the hour with MLA for Barrington-Argyle and PC health critic, Chris d'Entremont. Mar 04, 2016, 03:52 PM
LATEST EPISODES
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Rob Moore, conservative critic for Atlantic Canada, weighs in on this year's budget expectations. And Lt. Kevin Dean from Halifax Fire Services tells us about a church fire in a North Preston community they responded to this morning. Today at 04:09 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 22, 2017 We welcome Halifax Examiner's Tim Bousquet and Global's Marieke Walsh in the studio for this week's edition of Municipal Matters. We discuss building height restrictions, street checks, and more. Today at 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Dr. Stan Kutcher responds to new government mental health panel recommendations that will work to improve resources for children and youth. Today is world water day, and we speak with Logan Jamieson, a Yarmouth man who started a new clothing line. For every item sold, a portion of the proceeds will go towards providing a child in need with 50 days of clean drinking water. And we get HRP Chief Jean-Michel Blais on the hot seat to respond to criticism over systemic racism in HRM. Today at 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, March 23, 2017 Adam McLean, director of development and sales with ARMCO, speaks with us about the proposed 29 storey building on Quinpool that is drawing the ire of residents in the area. And Ebony Newell is the parent organizer of the protest for Petite Elementary families. They're rallying against the controversial impending closure of a rural elementary school. Today at 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 21, 2017 We're joined by law student Angela Simmonds and NEWS 95.7 reporter and weekend anchor Jean-Marc Samson to talk about how journalism students at NSCC have won the Amnesty International Canada's Youth Media Award. And Dennis Howlett, director of Canadians for Tax Fairness, tells us about five things the 2017 federal budget shouldn't ignore. Mar 21, 2017, 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Ron Hanlon, president and CEO of Halifax Partnership, tells us about their event tonight featuring the fifteen finalists from their #HireMeHalifax campaign. Aaron Wudrick, national director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, discusses pre-budget expectations and warnings. And we're joined in studio by Corey LeRue of Neon Dreams before we're joined by Chef Live Richard Julien to discuss music, food and life. Mar 21, 2017, 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 21, 2017 "Princess of Pot" Jodie Emery says she won't be voting Liberal in the next election because of their ongoing war against dispensaries. She and her husband Marc were raided earlier this month. Charlotte Kiddell, Nova Scotia chairperson for the Canadian Federation of Students, says the Liberal government has failed to create more job opportunities for youth in Nova Scotia. Ian Holliday from the Angus Reid institute discusses concerns over the Canadian deficit ahead of the Liberal's second budget. And Kiyan Sobhani, owner of Humani-T Café, tells us about their new partnership with the QEII to raise money for the hospital. Mar 21, 2017, 03:01 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Trish Keeping opens the show to tell us about the launch of the new Parents for Teachers website. And Swim Nova Scotia executive director Bette El-Hawary says HRM needs another swimming pool. She tells us about the lack of swimming facilities in the region. Mar 21, 2017, 03:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 20, 2017 This week on Money Matters, East Coast Credit Union CEO Ken Shea gives us tips to avoid fraud and scams. Mar 21, 2017, 11:48 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 20, 2017 We speak with activist El Jones about the latest forum to discuss street checks with the Halifax Regional Police. Sam Krueger, external project manager for Public Poetics Halifax, tells us about their initiative to bring accessible poetry to the city. Service dog advocate Medric Cousineau tells us about his negative experiences with the Trudeau government as a disabled veteran. And MLA Andrew Younger discusses unconstitutional electoral boundaries in the upcoming election. Mar 20, 2017, 03:46 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 20, 2017 Ryerson journalism professor Lisa Taylor joins us at the top of the hour. She responds to controversy surrounding a New Brunswick reporter being asked by Irving to stop writing about them. CIVIX research and communications manager Dan Allan tells us about their student budget consultation results which were released today. Rob Batherson from the conservative party discusses the countdown to their leadership convention. And Dalhousie musicology professor Steven Baur weighs in on the passing of Chuck Berry and his influence on rock'n'roll. Mar 20, 2017, 03:42 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, March 20, 2017 Adam Somers opens the show to talk about his crowdfunding campaign. He's raising money for the family of his friend, Jonathan Fletcher, who died suddenly earlier this month. And Gary Howard, vice president of communications with the Canadian Automobile Association, tells us about the six restaurants and nine hotels named to their Four Diamond List. Mar 20, 2017, 03:38 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, March 17, 2017 We're joined by Todd the Beer Dude to bring us a special Saint Patrick's Day edition of the Maritime Beer Report. And Pam Ritchie, jewellery and metalsmithing professor at NSCAD, tells us about Halifax's thriving jewellery scene. Mar 17, 2017, 05:44 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, March 17, 2017 We open the phone lines to hear what you have to say in this week's Open Hour. Mar 17, 2017, 03:16 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, March 17, 2017 At the top of the hour, we're joined by Colleen Turlo, sustainable seafood coordinator at the Ecology Action Centre. They're calling for tougher labelling regulations to prevent seafood fraud. Carlyle Smith tells us about his unique business where he releases white birds for flyovers at weddings and funerals. Freelance journalist Chris Benjamin tells us about a disturbing report that says Nova Scotia's recycling efforts plateaued 15 years ago. And Erik Bauckman, founder of Halifax's lightsaber duelling club, gives us an update on how the group has fared this winter and what they're up to this spring. Mar 17, 2017, 03:15 PM