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The Rick Howe Show

The Rick Howe Show – Friday, November 17, 2017

9 a.m.

PC MLA Karla MacFarlane is slamming the liberal government for not doing enough to address issues of mental health, we’ll hear her concerns as well as some brought forward by her constituents to start the show. Lafarge Canada has made an official application to burn tires instead of coal at their plant in Brookfield, we’ll talk with The Ecology Action Centre’s Mark Butler about his concerns as to how this will impact the surrounding environment and resident’s health.We’ll talk with the Director of Atlantic University Sport Phil Currie about this weekend’s Uteck Bowl. And Cumberland -Colchester MP Bill Casey says it’s time to start addressing rising sea levels and the impact it is having on dikes that are no longer able to hold back the sea.

10 a.m.

Journalist and political commentator Parker Donham says the city’s design plan for bike lanes in the west end are not well thought out. He’ll tell us more about his concerns to start the second hour. Retired Halifax detective Tom Martin will talk to us about the possibility that a serial killer was at work during the 70’s and 80’s in Halifax. News 95.7 journalists Dan Ahlstrand and Sheldon MacLeod join us in studio to discuss what made headlines this week for our Week in Review.

11 a.m.

It’s Friday, YeeHa! Call in this hour and tell us what’s on your mind.

12 p.m.

Local plumber Ben John has started a charity aimed at bringing proper toilets and sanitation to underdeveloped nations, he’ll tell us more about his efforts as world toilet day takes place this Sunday. Our last guest today is sports enthusiast Cecil Wright. He joins us once again for our Friday afternoon sports wrap.

Listen to past shows here.