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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 - Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Halifax has issued a request for proposals to complete a review of the local taxi industry. We hear what president of the Halifax Taxi Owners Association David Buffet has to say about the review. To the frustration of some residents, the provincial government has approved the Highway 101 twinning project between Three Mile Plains and Falmouth. The group trying to stop the McNeil government’s plan, is concerned about the causeway on the Avon river. Resident Sonya Wood tells us why her and other locals are ready to take legal action against the province. Today at 12:25 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Physician Dr. John Gillis answers callers’ questions about health between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. Today at 11:53 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 28, 2017 We open up the phone lines between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. to hear what you’ve got to say in today’s Open Hour. Today at 10:48 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 28, 2017 We hear first from Tony Kirkham who is giving a lecture tonight about the public gardens called Kew Gardens, the Trees and the Crown. It begins at 7 p.m. in the Halifax Central Library. George Murphy with Consumers for Fair Gas Prices gives his insight on how much we’ll be paying at the pumps Friday. Finishing off this hour, we chat with Jack 92.9 morning co-host Caroline Parker and the station’s promotions coordinator Ferne Wynnyk. They give us female perspectives on current affairs and news as part of our weekly panel the Double X Files. Today at 10:34 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Association of Retired Persons Bill VanGorder tells us about the group’s annual general meeting tonight. The province’s deputy minister of health will be the keynote speaker. Entertainment and arts reporter for local Xpress, Stephen Cooke tells us what movies are looking hot at the box office this week for cheap night. Jun 27, 2017, 12:14 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 We open up the phone lines between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. to hear what you’ve got to say in today’s Open Hour. Jun 27, 2017, 11:57 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 A new survey suggests half of Canadians don’t know who Andrew Scheer is. We talk federal politics with the new leader of the Conservative Party of Canada. The county of Annapolis is urging a moratorium on clearcutting in its region but so far the provincial government hasn’t been supportive. Warden of the county Timothy Habinski tells us more about the movement.  Construction on Labrador’s Muskrat Falls site is 75 per cent complete. We get an update about the megaproject from former independent MLA Andrew Younger. Business professor at NSCC Ed McHugh talks with us about the future of malls and online shopping. This comes after Sears announced last week it would be closing department stores nationwide. Jun 27, 2017, 11:08 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Tests on drugs seized by police earlier this month showed a high probability of containing carfentanil, marking the first time the opioid more potent than fentanyl has been found in Nova Scotia. We talk with founder of the group Get Prescription Drugs off the Street Amy Graves talks with us first about the drug.Landowners in Lawrencetown continue to fight a 76-metre high Eastlink tower in their community. Chairman of the Lawrencetown Beach Community Association Doyle Safire gives us an update. Author Gordon Pitts tells us about a book he is launching today called The Last Canadian Knight: The Unintended Business Adventures of Sir Graham Day. Day is a British Canadian business executive, lawyer and corporate director who now lives in Hantsport. Kids Help Phone is Canada's only national 24-hour, bilingual and anonymous phone counselling, web counselling and referral service for children and youth. We hear more about the service from Councillor Caitlin. Jun 27, 2017, 11:07 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, June 26, 2017 Lots of questions came out of last week after revelations suggesting five teachers who attended a professional development conference in Hawaii at the beginning of this year plan to retire at the end of this month. We hear what Kevin Lacey of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation has to say about it. We also hear his reaction to reports about CEO of the IWK Hospital using her corporate credit card to pay for thousands of dollars of personal purchases like limo services and Netflix. Jun 26, 2017, 12:42 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, June 26, 2017 From 11 a.m. until noon, it’s another Manic Monday on the Rick Howe Show. Jun 26, 2017, 11:54 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, June 26, 2017 Next up is the Science Files with Saint Mary's University astronomer, David Lane. Jun 26, 2017, 11:07 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, June 26, 2017 City councillors Tony Mancini of District 6 and Matt Whitman of District 13 start the Rick Howe Show this week with another session of Councillors on the Hot Seat. Jun 26, 2017, 11:05 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 23, 2017 Mayor Mike Savage talks with us about his recent trip to Zhuhai, China as well as other municipal matters. Our sports fan Cecil Wright wraps us this Friday taking a look at this week in sports. Jun 23, 2017, 12:26 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 23, 2017 It’s Friday, YeeHa! Call in this hour and tell us what’s on your mind. Jun 23, 2017, 12:21 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 23, 2017 Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame will be selecting the province's 15 greatest athletes. We talk with the new executive director at the Hall of Fame Bruce Rainnie about possible candidates. A clearcut in Nova Scotia’s Wentworth Valley is being criticized by environmentalists including Bob Bancroft. He tells us why he is concerned. News 95.7’s Sheldon MacLeod and Andy Pinsent are back for another edition of Week in Review, talking about the biggest stories of the week. Jun 23, 2017, 11:34 AM