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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 - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 20, 2017 We open up the phone lines between 11 a.m. and 12 a.m. to hear what you’ve got to say in today’s Open Hour. Today at 12:26 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 20, 2017 It was 70 years ago this week UFOlogists claimed unidentified flying objects were sighted buzzing the military base at Roswell, New Mexico. They claim three of the UFOs were brought down. Two new books are out this year about the incident including Crash at Corona by world recognized UFO expert Stan Friedman. He joins us after the noon hour to tell us more. Today at 12:26 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 20, 2017 We discuss the fate of the city's controversial statue of Edward Cornwallis with Chairman of the Halifax Military Heritage Preservation Society John Boileau. Today at 11:32 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 20, 2017 Forty-three locations across the province have been selected to offer pre-primary programming to four-year-olds this fall. The executive director of Peter Green Hall Children's Centre in Halifax, Bobbi-Lynn Keating, is critical of what the department has done. She tells us why first this morning. Nova Scotia will be offering free nalaxone, which blocks or reverses the effects of opioid medication, at pharmacies this fall. Amy Graves with Get Prescription Drugs off the Streets explains to us why she thinks this move is much needed. Teaching consultant Paul Bennett says school systems need to operate more to serve those it is supposed to - children, parents and local communities, rather than those in charge. We hear more about the complete restructuring he wants to see happen. The Marine Animal Response Society announced on its Facebook page this morning that an eighth North Atlantic right whale has been found dead and another entangled in fishing gear. Tonya Wimmer with the Society gives us the detail. Today at 10:31 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Marine archaeologist Rob Rondeau gives us an update on the recently discovered Franklin Expedition shipwreck HMS Terror. Maple Grove Yarmouth High Memorial Club members will be unveiling graves of six veterans at Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery on Sunday. The youth recently obtained markers for veterans in the cemetery who, up until now, had unmarked graves. Veterans advocate Peter Stoffer gives us more detail. Jul 19, 2017, 12:25 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Physician Dr. John Gillis answers callers’ questions about health between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. Jul 19, 2017, 12:18 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 19, 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. Jul 19, 2017, 11:05 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Yesterday we heard from Retired Department of Natural Resources Manager Dale Smith who is upset with the state of Nova Scotia Parks. Ecology Action Centre wilderness coordinator Raymond Plourde gives us his two cents on the maintenance and upkeep of the province’s parks. 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. Jul 19, 2017, 10:22 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Retired Department of Natural Resources Manager Dale Smith is upset with the state of Nova Scotia Parks. He tells us why. 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. Jul 18, 2017, 12:19 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 18, 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. Jul 18, 2017, 12:16 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 18, 2017 We continue our conversation about Cornwallis with chairman of the Halifax Military Heritage Preservation Society, John Boileau. Nova Scotia is sending more than 400 athletes and coaches to the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg later this month. We hear more from Nova Scotia chef de mission Stephen Gallant. Christopher Nolan's World War II film Dunkirk is set to be released this Friday. Father James Mallon talks with us about the film. Both of his grandfathers were in the battle. The controversial CAT ferry is making one less trip a day due to engine issues. Yarmouth Mayor Pam Mood tells us about how it is impacting passenger numbers. Jul 18, 2017, 11:14 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Indigenous protesters gave Mayor Mike Savage a list of demands at Saturday’s protest about what they would like to see done to improve the relationship between the city and Mi’kmaq. The Declaration for a Call to Action is being discussed today at council. We discuss the list of demands with Councilor Shawn Cleary, who introduced the motion of bringing down the statue in April. An agreement finalizing plans for a pop-up soccer stadium at the Wanderers Grounds in Halifax, is still up in the air. Sports and Entertainment Atlantic President Derek Martin updates us on the process. Two members of the LWF Ratepayers Association, Jay Cameron and Marni Tuttle, tell us about a dispute the community is in with Councillor Steve Streatch. They give us the details.  Nova Scotia Federation of Anglers and Hunters says too many hunters are using drones to help them find prey. President of the group Ian Avery says it made a policy three years ago against using drones and hunting. He tells us why the legislation exists. Jul 18, 2017, 11:06 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, July 17, 2017 City council meets tomorrow and Mayor Mike Savage is promising to present a list of demands to council from the Mi’kmaq activists involved in Saturday’s protest at Cornwallis Park. Mayor Savage gives us more detail. The Supreme Court of Canada last week dismissed request by both the crown and defense to appeal Dennis Oland’s conviction in the 2011 death of his father multimillionaire Richard Olland. We hear more over the noon hour when we talk with Greg Marquis the author of Truth and Honour. Jul 17, 2017, 12:19 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, July 17, 2017 From 11 a.m. until noon, we open our phone lines as part of Manic Monday on the Rick Howe Show. Jul 17, 2017, 11:58 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, July 17, 2017 Next up on today’s show is the Science Files with Saint Mary’s astrophysicist, Dr. Rob Thacker. Jul 17, 2017, 10:52 AM