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The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Founder and president of The Action Group for Better Architecture in Nova Scotia (AGBANS) Peter Ziobrowski talks with us at the top of the hour. He tells us how the Port of Halifax is looking at relocating a container terminal across the harbour to Dartmouth in attempt to reduce downtown traffic. The Green Party of Nova Scotia has a new leader. Thomas Trappenberg tells us about being voted in at a convention on Saturday. Ryan Lutes is a Halifax West High School teacher and president of the local USTU chapter. He joins us in studio to discuss the teachers’ dispute. Nov 08, 2016, 11:17 AM
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The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, May 18, 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to Karen Theriault with Feed Nova Scotia. With a group calling on the provincial government to consider a basic guaranteed income for residents, one number cited was a 40% rise in food bank use over the past 10 years. Could the number really be that high? Then we finish off the week with sports talk from Cecil Wright!   May 18, 2018, 12:35 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, May 18, 2018 It's the Friday Free-for-All - a call-in hour for listeners, where anything goes! May 18, 2018, 12:31 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, May 18, 2018 For our second hour, we speak to the PC MLA for Pictou East and leadership candidate, Tim Houston. As part of his platform, he's suggested his own action plan for transit in HRM. We'll ask him what his plans for transit in the city are. Then, we speak to the director of parks, recreation and culture for the Municipality of East Hants, Kate Friars. The construction of at $19-million aquatic centre was announced earlier this year. We’ll get an update from her. Then, to finish the hour, it's the Week in Review with the journalism panel of News 95.7 Morning Anchor, Dan Ahlstrand, and the host of the News 95-7 afternoon talk show, Sheldon MacLeod.    May 18, 2018, 11:32 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, May 18, 2018   Happy Friday! It's the last show of the week. We kick things off with Senator Tom McInnis who has formed a community group aimed at dealing with health care issues in Sheet Harbour. Then, after the lethal accident earlier this week in Lower Sackville, local resident Alex McConnachie, who witnessed the crash, thinks something needs to be done about the intersection. After that, we welcome seniors advocate Bill Vangorder who talks about ageism being a roadblock to many elderly citizens in the region. We round out the hour with the interim leader of the Nova Scotia PCs, Karla MacFarlane. The Liberals shut down discussion of the FOIPOP breach in public accounts for the 3rd time. We'll ask MacFarlane for her thoughts on the issue. May 18, 2018, 10:37 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, May 17, 2018 It's our weekly Nova Scotia History Lesson with David Jones.   May 17, 2018, 12:34 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, May 17, 2018 Open Hour - where anything goes! May 17, 2018, 12:02 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, May 17, 2018 This past week, the Halifax Mooseheads extended their long-serving GM Cam Russell to another 4 years. We’ll have Russell on the show to ask him about players past, present, taking part in the Memorial Cup next season. Then Rick talks to AJ Walling about, you guessed it, sports! We’ll talk about the Cam Russell extension, hockey, and more. Then, the land between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick could potentially be in danger, and the result could be Nova Scotia turning from a peninsula into an island. Bill Casey is the MP for the area. We’ll speak to him about the isthmus. After that, we speak to Chris Mansky who is with the Blue Beach Fossil Museum. They found fish fossils near their facility in Nova Scotia estimated to be 350 million years old. May 17, 2018, 11:30 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, May 17, 2018   Eighty-one-year old Myrna Burgess was found safe on Wednesday evening after she went missing on Tuesday. We’ll get an update for Cpl Hutchison. Then, following news of multiple deaths caused by bedsores at Nursing Homes in Nova Scotia, we speak to Gary MacLeod of Advocates for the Care of the Elderly about his experience with nursing homes in the province. After that, we speak to Dr. Elizabeth Kay-Raining Bird. The Dalhousie professor is the chair for The Basic Income Guarantee Nova Scotia group and she is calling on the government to do a feasibility study on a basic personal income in the province. Then, following images of a girl who was allegedly tasered and roughed up by the RCMP, we speak to vniversity professor and local activist, Judy Haiven to get her take on the incident. We wrap the hour with Lisa Ali. After her sons contracted lyme disease, Ali developed her own, natural tick repellent called Atlantick. It underwent some trials to see how effective it is, and it was found it was able to repel 80% of ticks. Ali is working with the government to get her product cleared to market, but it could take up to 2 years. May 17, 2018, 10:06 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s royal wedding is set to take place this Saturday. Barry McKenzie with the Monarchist League joins us to talk about the celebration. Shine On is a girl empowerment event coming up later this month at Saint Mary’s University and is being sponsored by the Strong Girls Leadership Association. Vice Principal Tracey Quinn co-founded the group and gives us more information about the event. May 16, 2018, 12:27 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Physician Dr. John Gillis answers callers’ questions about health between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. May 16, 2018, 12:18 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, May 16, 2018 This hour anything goes! It’s our Midweek Meltdown. May 16, 2018, 10:44 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Halifax Harbour Bridges CEO Steve Snider joins us first this morning to talk about new cameras on the MacDonald and MacKay bridges. He says they will be collecting pictures over the next three months to help figure out where people using the bridges are from. Dan McTeague of Gasbuddy.com talks with us about this week’s price change at the pumps. Finishing off this hour, we chat with morning co-host of Jack 92.9 Caroline Parker and News 95.7 afternoon anchor Alicia Draus. They give us female perspectives on current affairs and news as part of our weekly panel the Double X Files. May 16, 2018, 09:56 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Sportsnet.ca baseball writer and editor Ben Nicholson-Smith will join us to discuss the Blue Jays season thus far six weeks in and where the team is when it comes to expectations. Chronicle Herald Arts Reports Stephen Cooke joins the show to discuss his cheap night recommendations for what’s playing at the movies. May 15, 2018, 12:04 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Cybersecurity expert Travis Barlow joins us in studio for an hour to take phone calls and discuss a number of cybersecurity issues in the news of late, including problems involving Facebook and financial data, along with problems with the Nova Scotia government’s freedom-of-information portal. May 15, 2018, 11:39 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, May 15, 2018 We open up our phone lines to hear what you have to say this hour. May 15, 2018, 10:50 AM