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The Rick Howe Show – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 22, 2018 We talk with Managing Director and Executive Producer of the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Jennie King about Heroes and Legends performing in Halifax June 26th to July 2nd.Our sports fan Cecil Wright wraps us this Friday taking a look at this week in sports. Jun 22, 2018, 12:25 PM
The Rick Howe Show – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 22, 2018 It’s Friday, YeeHa! Call in this hour and tell us what’s on your mind. Jun 22, 2018, 11:52 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 22, 2018 We talk with Former Deputy Premier DIana Whalen who has been named to a federal advisory council on a national pharmacare program. Yesterday was the first day of summer! We talk to senior climatologist for Environment Canada David Phillips about what the season will bring. Thousands are expected to attend the Canada vs. U.S.A. rugby match at Wanderers Grounds this weekend. We talk about the event with President of Sports an Entertainment Atlantic Derek Martin. Nova Scotia Minister of Justice Mark Furey talks with us about recreational marijuana which will officially become legal in Canada on Oct. 17.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 22, 2018, 10:54 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Friday, June 22, 2018 Tonight’s NHL draft could be historic for the Halifax Mooseheads as three of its players could potentially be drafted in the first round. We talk about the draft with John Moore of sportsandmoore.com.Halifax Deputy Mayor Waye Mason says affordable housing options in the municipality are not meeting the demand. He tells us more. We talk about the potential impact on Yarmouth from a Trump trade war with the town’s Mayor Pam Mood.Conservative MP and national defence critic James Bezan is visiting Halifax today. We talk with him about national defence as well as other political issues. Jun 22, 2018, 09:22 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 21, 2018 Anything goes this hour. We open up the phone lines to hear what you have to say. Jun 21, 2018, 11:56 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 21, 2018 Dartmouth archaeologist and historian David Jones joins us in studio to finish off the show with a thirty minute history segment. Jun 21, 2018, 11:26 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 21, 2018 We talk with Star Metro Halifax columnist Tristan Cleveland about ways to make our community a better place to live and work. Jun 21, 2018, 10:37 AM
The Rick Howe Show – 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show –  Thursday, June 21, 2018 Pot enthusiasts can mark October 17th on their calendars. It’s the day Canadians will be legally allowed to buy and consume marijuana. Legalization advocate Melanie Stephen joins us to talk about the legalization date, announced just a day after the pot bill passed a historic vote in the senate.Halifax regional council voted to allow a 25-storey apartment building to be developed at the corner of Robie St. and Quinpool Rd. We talk about the controversial Willow Tree Tower with Peggy Cameron of the WIllow Tree Group. We continue our conversation about cannabis legalization with cannabis rights activist Jodie Emery. Cumberland-Colchester Liberal MP Bill Casey paid a visit to the U.S. embassy in Ottawa yesterday to register his opposition to the Trump administration’s immigration policy. He joins us to discuss the policy. Jun 21, 2018, 10:31 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 20, 2018 A number of Titanic experts are in the area to visit locations of interest in Halifax. Historian Blair Beed gives us the details.An area church and cemetery have been targeted by vandals. Roman Catholic Priest Father James Mallon joins us to talk about the issue. Jun 20, 2018, 12:39 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Family physician Dr. John Gillis joins us in studio to talk about current healthcare news and to answer your health-related questions. Jun 20, 2018, 12:37 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 20, 2018 This hour anything goes! It’s our Midweek Meltdown. Jun 20, 2018, 10:23 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show -  Wednesday, June 20, 2018 A lot was covered at yesterday’s regional council meeting including the Willow Tree Tower, new legal pot framework and Argyle Street closures. We get a recap from News 95.7 reporter Andrew Pinsent who covered the meeting. 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. Halifax Mayor Mike Savage joins us to talk about yesterday's council meeting. 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 20, 2018, 10:06 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Sports Professor at St. Francis Xavier University Sasho MacKenzie talks with us about lowering your golf score.  Entertainment and arts reporter for the Chronicle Herald, Stephen Cooke tells us what movies are looking hot at the box office this week for cheap night. Jun 19, 2018, 12:19 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 19, 2018 We open up the phone lines this hour to hear what’s on your mind. Jun 19, 2018, 11:36 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Progressive Conservative interim leader Karla MacFarlane talks with us about her call for Health Minister Randy Delorey to co-operate with the Halifax police investigation into a bedsore death.We talk with sports commentator AJ Walling about Halifax’s possible CFL franchise. A new report details child poverty rates in all 338 federal ridings across Canada. Five of Nova Scotia’s 11 ridings rank high according to Acadia University professor Leslie Frank who analysed the data. Jim Wilson with the Canadian Lyme disease foundation says we are not taking lyme disease seriously enough here in Nova Scotia. He tells us what action the province needs to be taking. Jun 19, 2018, 10:48 AM