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The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - with Andrew Pinsent Friday, May 23, 2017 Halifax Regional Police spokesperson Cindy Bayers joins us to discuss their warning to not leave pets in hot cars and a warning about impaired driving this holiday weekend. Mark Langille is a drone enthusiast in Halifax and runs a company dealing with drone photography. After a high profile incident involving a drone near the Halifax airport this week, he joins us to remind us the regulations around drones. News 95.7’s Sheldon MacLeod and Dan Ahlstrand are back for another edition of Week in Review, talking about the biggest stories of the week. May 19, 2017, 10:35 AM
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The Rick Howe Show – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 15, 2018 Our weekend gardener Niki Jabbour joins us to give us the details about the Halifax Garden festival which will be taking place in Victoria Park this weekend. Our last guest today is sports enthusiast Cecil Wright. He joins us once again for our Friday afternoon sports wrap. Jun 15, 2018, 12:07 PM
The Rick Howe Show – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 15, 2018 It’s Friday, YeeHa! Call in this hour and tell us what’s on your mind Jun 15, 2018, 11:34 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 15, 2018 We will hear reaction from Judy Haiven with Equity Watch after the city rejected the group’s call for an independent inquiry into workplace racism and discrimination.New legislation is coming into effect on June 27 that will allow service dogs to have full legal access to all public locations in the province. We talk about the initiative with Medric Cousineau of Paws Fur Thought.News 95.7 journalists Dan Ahlstrand and Sheldon MacLeod join us in studio to discuss what made headlines this week. Jun 15, 2018, 10:28 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 15, 2018 We get a warning from the Halifax Regional Fire Chief about growing pot at home. He says it could increase the risk of fire. We talk with elderly care advocate Gary McLeod about a new health department policy for all long-term care homes to report the current rate of occurrence of bedsores. The Right to Know Coalition of Nova Scotia has issued a report saying people in the province should know how the government is spending their money. Michael Karanicolas with the Coalition tells us more. We talk to Peter Rideout of the Wild Blueberry Producers Association of Nova Scotia about what could be a disastrous season for one of Nova Scotia’s most important crops Jun 15, 2018, 09:46 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 14, 2018 We keep the phone lines open for a discussion about the best things to do in Nova Scotia in the summer. Jun 14, 2018, 12:45 PM
The Rick Howe Show – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 14, 2018 Dartmouth archaeologist and historian David Jones joins us in studio to finish off the show with a thirty minute history segment. Jun 14, 2018, 12:08 PM
The Rick Howe Show – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 14, 2018 We open the phone lines this hour to hear what you have to say. Jun 14, 2018, 10:47 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 14, 2018 Environment Minister Iain Rankin announced the province is commissioning an assessment of a contaminated site in Harrietsfield. We talk with resident Marlene Brown who for years, hasn’t been able to drink water from her tap because of contaminants. We talk with executive director of the Halifax Pride Festival Adam Reid about why he wants to see a church cancel an event taking place at a religious camp in rural Nova Scotia next month. We hear councillor Matt Whitman’s concerns about the Cogswell Interchange. We talk with the Nova Scotia PC interim leader Karla MacFarlane about the resignation of Merlin Nunn as the Conflict of Interest Commissioner of Nova Scotia. Mr. Nunn held the position for almost 21 years and MacFarlane says she wants to see changes when the next commissioner is appointed. Jun 14, 2018, 09:48 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Nova Scotia MP and Health Committee Chair Bill Casey is calling for a review on the spraying of a controversial herbicide. We talk with him about glyphosate and why he wants to see it banned.Canadian professional hockey coach and former player Rick Bowness finishes off our show today. The Haligonian talks with us about his career as associate coach with the Tampa Bay Lightning as well as what he plans on doing in the future. Jun 13, 2018, 12:27 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Family physician Dr. John Gillis joins us in studio to talk about current healthcare news and to answer your health-related questions. Jun 13, 2018, 11:46 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 This hour anything goes! It’s our Midweek Meltdown. Jun 13, 2018, 10:49 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Halifax RCMP Cpl. Dal Hutchinson joins us first this morning to discuss social media etiquette. Over the weekend, RCMP say the relative of a deceased teenager showed up to the scene of a crash because they saw a picture posted to social media.George Murphy from Consumers for Fair Gas Prices predicts gas prices will be going down slightly this week. He gives us some insight on how much we’ll be paying at the pumps Friday.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. Jun 13, 2018, 09:48 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Tuesday, June 12, 2018 British Major General Robert Ross will forever be remembered as the man who burned down the White House in the War of 1812. He is back in the news this week after being allegedly referenced in a recent phone conversation between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President Donald Trump. Historian John Boileau gives us a history lesson about General Ross. 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 12, 2018, 12:39 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Tuesday, June 12, 2018 We open the phone lines this hour to hear what you have to say. Jun 12, 2018, 12:19 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Halifax's fifth poet laureate and activist joins us in studio for an hour to talk about discrimination and racism in HRM. Jun 12, 2018, 10:50 AM