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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Maureen Googoo, editor of kukukwes.com, tells us about how a Nova Scotian judge sided with a Mi'kmaw band on a gas-storage project appeal in Alton. Sociology professor Howard Ramos gives us some advice on how to avoid being psychologically destroyed by your news feed in this age of political turmoil. And we're joined by musician Dame Alexander along with Chef Live Richard Julien to talk about music, food, and life. Jan 31, 2017, 03:24 PM
LATEST EPISODES
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 20, 2017 It's beer and golf in the last half hour of the show. We get the Maritime Beer Report from Todd the Beer Dude ahead of the weekend. Then we chat with Todd and Jeff Bishop for this week's edition of Tee to Green. Today at 03:21 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 20, 2017 Clean Nova Scotia Foundation's Anna Weinstein will start the hour telling listeners about some free workshops the organization will be holding this weekend at the Halifax Forum. Federal Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation Aaron Wudrick gives us his reaction to the governments tax policies. Comedian Ali Hassan will be in town next week to preform his show Muslim, Interrupted. He'll tell us what we can expect at that. And Saint Mary's University Astronomer David Lane will teach us about the some of the science behind a meteor shower, the peak of the Orionid meteor shower will kick off this weekend. Today at 02:18 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 20, 2017 Minister of Business as well as the Minister of Energy Geoff MacLellan will talk about small business week in the province as well as Nova Scotia Powers promise to replace existing meters with smart meters for power reading by the year 2020.  Provincial Coordinator for the Nova Scotia Health Coalition Chris Parsons says the provincial governments commitment to health care is not enough, there will still be a $993 million shortfall. Investment expert Garth Turner will discuss whether the recent changes to the Liberal's tax policy was a reaction to public pressure. PC MLA for Queens/Shelburne met with a constituent who was recently told she wold have to wait four months for the results of a mammogram test. The women is waiting to hear if the lumps she found are cancerous, and has instructed to not seek tests elsewhere. Kim Masland will tell us more about the women's story to finish off the hour.     Today at 01:16 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, October 20, 2017 We'll start Friday's show with a conversation with Tony Smith, the outspoken advocate has been calling for the truth of what happened at Nova Scotia's Home for Colored Children to be told, today the provincial government reaffirmed support for a restorative inquiry. Animal lover Joan Sinden has been rescuing dogs across the province that have spent their entire lives tethered, she'll tell us more about her rescue efforts and a case this weekend in which a volunteer rescue worker was bit and  injured by a dog. Today at 01:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 19, 2017 Affordable Energy Coalition's Brian Gifford will join us in studio for the final hour to discuss carbon tax recommendations for the government for the cap and trade program. Oct 19, 2017, 03:03 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 19, 2017 Jonathan Torrens and Jeremy Taggart will join us to tell us about their new book based on their personal stories. The book is titled Taggart and Torrens Canadianity: Tales from the True North Strong and Freezing. Business owner and Past Chair of Halifax Chamber of Commerce Rob Batherson says a conference board report on GDP is bad news for Halifax, and even worse news for the rest of the province. He'll tell us why. Friends of Sable Island's Bill Barton will tell us about a conference taking place tomorrow that will explore the science and history of Sable Island. And Shelter Nova Scotia's Linda Wilson is looking for support through Aviva for a new kitchen. Oct 19, 2017, 02:46 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 19, 2017 Astrophysicist Dr. Sara Seager has been searching for alien life and habitable worlds in outer space. She will be at Saint Mary’s University tomorrow to give a talk on her search. President NSNU Janet Hazelton will tell us the health ministers meeting in Edmonton, it will feature results of a landmark survey of nurses’ perspectives on home care. Executive director of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada - Atlantic division Joe DiPenta will tell us about the Light the Night fundraising walk that will take place this weekend at the Garrison grounds.  Author of the book F-Bomb Lauren McKeon will join us for a discussion on events affecting women in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, including the social media phenomenon of #metoo. Oct 19, 2017, 01:44 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, October 19, 2017 Executive director Cindy Carruthers and president Dave Kent of People First Nova Scotia have some concerns about the intellectual capacity law proposed by the liberal government, they’ll tell us what those are to start today's show. Director of SIRT Ron MacDonald says no further investigation needed in the Miller Case. Despite additional “new” evidence, the case of a young man who died in Cape Breton in 1990 is still closed. Oct 19, 2017, 12:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Christianne Robichaud is a brain cancer survivor, she says Gord Downies public fight has given her courage to fight her own battle, she'll tell us more about her experience to start the final hour. And Healthy Forrest Coalition's Mike Lancaster will tell us about a march that will be held by the organization tomorrow in protest of clear cutting. Oct 18, 2017, 03:16 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Former politician Andrew Younger and local journalist Tim Bousquet join us in studio for another hour of municipal matters discussing the issues effecting us here today. Oct 18, 2017, 03:12 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Associate professor of Economics at McGill University Chris Ragan will offer up some advice on how the Atlantic provinces should implement and enforce carbon pricing. Author of the book F-Bomb Lauren McKeon will join us for a discussion on events affecting women in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, including the social media phenomenon of #metoo. Plastic Surgeon Dr. Steven Morris will tell us about Bra Day, a reconstruction awareness day put on by the Canadian Cancer Society taking place today. And a retired teacher and autism specialist with HRSB Jan Kennedy invested over $60,000 of her own retirement fund to start a non-profit organization designed to promote meaningful community inclusion of children, youth and adults with Autism/ASD, she'll join us in studio to tell us why. Oct 18, 2017, 02:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Lead singer of The Tragically Hip Gord Downie passed away last night at 53 after long battle with an incurable brain tumor. We'll start the show with a conversation with music commentator Eric Alper and The Chronicle Herald's entertainment reporter Stephen Cooke about the legendary Canadian musician. And director of Bicycle Nova Scotia Ben Buckwold is celebrating the addition of more than 400km of bike trails across the province this year, he'll finish off the first hour with a conversation about quadrupling the blue route. Oct 18, 2017, 12:52 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Anti-poverty advocate Wayne MacNaughton will start the final hour with a conversation about the NDP intention to table a bill aimed at calming Halifax housing problems, the bill could see rental prices rise up to ten per cent. And the Atlantic Jewish Film Festival kicks off this week, Phil Belitsky is here to tell us more about that.   Oct 17, 2017, 03:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Construction is underway on the new Hospice centre, CEO of Hospice Halifax Wendy Fraser will give us an update on the project and tell us a bit about what to expect from the new facility. The Regional Firefighters Interpretation Centre in Fall River is on the verge of closing due to lack of funding, museum director David Dodsworth will talk about the future of the museum. CEO of AeroVision Canada Inc. Trevor Bergmann says the incident where a drone collided with a plane in Quebec was wrongly reported and required an investigation that never happened. He says the response could have negative implications on the legalities surrounding drone usage in the future. And one Nova Scotia company is looking to immigration as a solution to the problem of the provinces aging workforce, from Riverside Lobster corporate services Frank Anderson will join us to explain. Oct 17, 2017, 01:40 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 We are joined in studio over the noon hour by outspoken communications person Ally Barber and film maker Paul Kimball for Tuesday's Power Lunch talking candidly about the news of today. Oct 17, 2017, 01:13 PM