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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 7, 2017 We open the show with Food Distribution and Policy professor Sylvain Charlebois to tell us about how the popularity of halal food can help fight Islamophobia. And Andrew Wright of Chebucto Community Net reacts to a proposal for free public WiFi in Halifax. Feb 07, 2017, 02:27 PM
LATEST EPISODES
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 20, 2018 For the last half hour of the show, it's Money Matters with Rae Tench with some ideas on how to fund a longer retirement. Aug 20, 2018, 05:26 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 20, 2018 For the 2pm hour of the show, we start things off with George Canyon, who's released a set of Fall Tour dates. Then we talk to Matthew Smith, a Kejimkujik Park Ecologist about the future of the endangered  Blandings Turtle.  After that, we talking to Aidan Macnab, acting Associate Editor with Media Solutions about what happens when Crowdfunding for the Humboldt Broncos meets the legal system in Saskatchewan. We wrap the hour with Krista Leck Merner with Bent Fork Nutrition. Should we be changing our diets to live longer? Aug 20, 2018, 05:26 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 20, 2018 For the 1pm hour of the show, we speak to Vernon Theriault, author of Westray: My Journey from Darkness to Light. He worked in the ill-fated mine and then worked to pass The Westray Bill. Then, we speak to Jill Graham-Scanlan, President of Friends of The Northumberland Strait to get her reaction to the Province sinking $6 million into the design of Northern Pulp’s controversial pipe project. After that, we speak to Rob Batherson. He's leaving Colour - the PR Firm he’s been with for 13 years. What is his Future?  And we get his thoughts on the CPC gathering in Halifax this week. We finish out the hour with Barb Powers from the NSCC Business Faculty. We'll talk to her about rounding up or down after the end of the penny. Aug 20, 2018, 05:25 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Monday, August 20, 2018 We start the show chatting about what's coming up on the show, then we speak to David Nantes about what should happen with Cole Harbour High School. Aug 20, 2018, 05:25 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 17, 2018 For the last half hour of the show, it's Tee to Green! This week, we're joined by Todd Bishop from Dormie Workshops. This week we talk Tiger's legacy, and tips to hit it further off the tee.   Aug 20, 2018, 11:32 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 17, 2018 For the 2pm hour We speak to Colin Stephenson, the Executive Director of the Atlantic Canada Airshow, Erin Hennessey with Hennessey Casting about a new shoot in North Preston. We finish the hour with the Maritime Beer Report with Todd the Beer Dude. Aug 20, 2018, 11:30 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 17, 2018 For the 1 pm hour, we talk to Christopher Helland, Associate Professor of Sociology of Religion at DAL. He's taught about "spontaneous memorialization" - we'll ask him what that is, and what moves people to do this? Then, we welcome Susan Letson to the show to tell us about the Port Medway Art Show fundraiser. After that, we talk to the Food Doctor, Sylvain Charlebois, Professor in Food Distribution and Policy at Dalhousie University to talk about the case of a Judge ordering Monsanto to pay $289 Millions USD to a man whose treatable cancer turned terminal. We wrap the hour with Tammy Martin, NDP Spokesperson for Health to talk about health care in the province. Aug 20, 2018, 11:20 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 17, 2018 We start the show with NS Health Minister Randy Delorey to get the latest on what's happening with doctor recruitment, and what happens if we lose Saudi doctors. Then, we talk to Barry Barnett with the ATV Association about the Share the Road pilot project that the Government announced in March of 2017, but as of now, it's still not going. Aug 20, 2018, 11:18 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to Barbara Adams, PC MLA for Cole Harbour-Eastern Passage. With a new school year just around the corner, what the fate of two Cole Harbour high schools remains uncertain. We wrap up the show with Liam O'Rourke with Lakecity Employment Services to give us an update on their Tiny Home Lottery fundraiser.     Aug 16, 2018, 04:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 It's our Open Hour, or, as we call it this week, the hour of openess. It's an hour of nonsense. Aug 16, 2018, 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 For our 1pm hour, we talk to Wayne Carter with FIN. The Halifax film festival has announced their lineup. We get a preview from Wayne. Then, we speak to Alec Stratford, Executive Director/Registrar the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers. He says that “The safety of children and families in Nova Scotia remains compromised by a lack of adequate system resources to accommodate the demands." He explains what that means when he sits down with Sheldon. After that, we speak to Darren Porter, Spokesmen for the Fundy United Federation. Now that Emera has backed away from their involvement in a controversial turbine in the Bay of Fundy, what’s next? We wrap the hour Margaret Brigley, President and COO of Corporate Research Associates. Consumer confidence and satisfaction with City Council continues to be favourable in Halifax. We'll get all the details from Maragaret. Aug 16, 2018, 03:53 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 16, 2018 Happy Thursday! We start today's show with Patricia Hughes, Manager of Planning & Scheduling at Halifax Transit. With new changes coming How will it improve things for users? And what's up with those big bus ticket? Then we talk to Sarah Sawler, author of 100 Things You Don’t Know About Atlantic Canada (for Kids) joins us to read a few passages from her book, and give us some great getaway ideas. Aug 16, 2018, 03:44 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to John Lutz Chair, Department of History University of Victoria about the removal of the John A MacDonald statue, and what he thinks should be done with it. What kind of lessons can we take from the statue being taken down. We wrap the show with automotive writer for Motormouth.ca, Dave Booth, about Tesla and its future. Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 It's Wednesay! It's 2pm! You know what that means...it's time for Municipal Matters! On the M&M panel this week, Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner, and freelancer, author, and j-school instructor, Lezlie Lowe, Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 15, 2018 For the 1pm hour, we talk to Dennis Wright who had solar panels installed on his home. Nova Scotia homeowners can now save money on their electricity bills by installing solar photovoltaic systems on their homes through the SolarHomes program. Dennis will share his experience with solar panels. Then, we speak to Denise Peterson Rafuse. The doctor in her area is leaving, and while there's a replacement lined up, the doctor's patients still have to go on the provincial waiting list. Denise is one of those patients, and she has MS. Has she gotten anywhere with her search for a new GP? After that, we talk to Michael Karanicolas with The Right to Know Coalition about how snooping harms us all, following the Sobeys’ Pharmacist and the breach of public trust. We wrap the hour with Justice Minister, Mark Furey, discussing Cannabis Advertising/Education and reaction to Fredericton shooting and Restorative Justice Workers Strike. Aug 15, 2018, 04:02 PM