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The Rick Howe Show


The Rick Howe Show – Wednesday, July 26, 2017

9 a.m. 

A number of new bus routes will roll out next month for Halifax Transit. The Sambro/Ketch Harbour Loop route will also be eliminated due to low ridership which is a sore point for Councillor Stephen Adams who serves the area. Adams is up first on the show this morning to discuss the Moving Forward Together Plan. 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.

10 a.m.

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. 

11 a.m.

Physician Dr. John Gillis answers callers’ questions about health between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m.

12:00 p.m.

The fourth annual Jordan Boyd Memorial Tournament is set to take place this Saturday at the BMO Centre. All of the proceeds will support heart health research and treatment in the region. Jordan’s brother Greg, who created the tournament in memory of Jordan, gives us more detail.There will be a talk tonight at the Old Triangle about the history and restoration of the SS Nomadic. Giving the presentation tonight is Dr. Denis Rooney who joins after the noon hour for a preview.

Listen to past shows here.