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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, February 22, 2018 Avalon Sexual Assault centre, and other crisis centres in the province could lose funding next month when their Community Support Network Grants expire. We speak with Jackie Stevens, executive director of Avalon to find out more. With Hedley slated to perform in Halifax tomorrow in spite of their sexual misconduct allegations, we speak with Dalhousie music professor Jacqueline Warwick about the rock'n'roll lifestyle and the #MeToo movement. We chat with Halifax Regional School Board member Jennifer Raven about the dissolution of Nova Scotia school boards. And with the statue of the city's controversial founder Cornwallis being removed, concerns have been voiced over whether or not history is being erased. Derek Simon, a lawyer working in the area of Aboriginal and treaty rights, says it's actually Mi'kmaq history that's more in danger. Feb 22, 2018, 02:34 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 20 2018 It's Friday in the summer time! That means it's time for Tee to Green with the Bishop brothers, Todd and Jeff. This week they give you some golf tips, and talk about the British Open! Jul 20, 2018, 04:19 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 20 2018 During our 2pm hour, we talk to Bill Van Gorder of CARP who reacts to the announcement of a Federal Minister of Seniors. Then we chat with Lane Farguson, a Communications Advisor with the Halifax Port Authority about the tourist season, and what will happen when tourists see we have cannabis for sale in October. Then we talk to the Executive Director of Halifax Pride, Adam Reid. He tells a bit about what's happening this weekend, and shares the story behind a certain accessory he'll be donning during the festivities. And we wrap the hour as we do every Friday, with Todd the Beer Dude and his Maritime Beer Report. Jul 20, 2018, 04:17 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 20 2018 For our 1pm hour, we speak to Anna Shoub Better who thinks home based businesses are taxed too much. Then, we talk to Gretchen Fitzgerald with the Atlantic Canada Chapter of the Sierra Club about uranium in Nova Scotia.  After that, we speak to Bernadette Jordan, South Shore St. Margaret’s MP about twinning Highways, pulp mills and economic development. We wrap the hour with Bocar Wade of Hope Blooms. The group is still growing and looking to expand. What next? Jul 20, 2018, 04:14 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 20 2018 We start the show with Janet Hazelton, President of the Nova Scotia Nurses’ Union, who are proposing legislation to improve care in nursing homes. Then we talk to "The Food Professor", Sylvain Charlebois, Dean of the Faculty of Management, Professor in Food Distribution and Policy, Faculties of Management and Agriculture, Dalhousie University. We'll ask him about the rise of the conscious carnivore. Animal welfare, the environment, health -- all are becoming central issues affecting meat consumption. So how can the meat industry adjust?”   Jul 20, 2018, 04:14 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 19 2018 Clarence Stevens Cofounder of Turtle Patrol.  Bridge pond site was recognised as a special place, but there was construction done on the area. Thursday morning they’re meeting with Natural Resources about making sure it never happens again. We wrap the show with Alexa Goodman, a Masters of Marine Management Candidate, who tells us Cape Sharp Tidal is accused of Destroying Fishing Gear for the Third Time. Jul 20, 2018, 11:25 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 19 2018 It's Thursday! It's 2pm! It's time for the only Open Hour of the week! Tune in to hear what our listeners have to say, plus, we spin the wheel of topics! Jul 20, 2018, 11:24 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 19 2018 We start the 1pm hour with Shawn King, host of a brand new bi-weekly podcast that discusses all things related to the upcoming legalization and regulation of recreational cannabis in Canada Cannabis and NSLC. Then, we speak to Dr Jeff Goodall. People are increasingly asking for cannabis to treat anxiety in their pets. Is this appropriate veterinary care? After that, we have Privacy Lawyer,David Fraser from McInnes Cooper and HRM Councilor,  Shawn Cleary in studio for a tete-a-tete.  The two are at odds over the new rules in HRM guiding where people will be able to consume cannabis and tobacco. We wrap the hour with Mark Coffin from the Springtide Collective. Donations, taxation and the government rules. What do we not know? Jul 20, 2018, 11:24 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 19 2018 We start today's show with Erica Butler, transit columnist for the Halifax Examiner. We'll discuss just how dangerous it is to speed on roads and highways. Then Sarah Sawler, the author of 100 Things You Don’t Know About Atlantic Canada for Kids, joins us to share some fun facts from her book, and gives us outside the box ideas on activities do to with your kids. Jul 20, 2018, 11:24 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 18 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we welcome Halifax Regional Police Chief Jean-Michel Blais to the studio. He's announced he is leaving his post by March 31st. What’s next? What is he proud of? What is he still working towards? Jul 18, 2018, 04:09 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 18 2018 It's Wednesday! It's 2pm! That means it's time for our Municipal Matters panel. This week we're joined by Tim Bousquet of the Halifax Examiner and Zane Woodford of the Star Metro Halifax.  Jul 18, 2018, 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 18 2018 For our 1pm hour, we welcome Nova Scotia Education Minister Zack Churchill. There's a call for applicants to serve on the Provincial Advisory Committee for Education. What should you consider if you want to apply? Then, we speak to Interim Leader of the NS PCs, Karla MacFarlane. The Cumberland South MLA being sworn in today. What is the plan for the party moving forward? Also, she's calling on the government to ban “conversion therapy” and the party’s commitment to “Progressive”. Then, we talk to Laura de Boer, VP and senior archaeologist at Davis MacIntyre & Associates Limited. Today is #askanarchaeologist day. Middens, tunnels and the “Treasure” of Oak Island.  Jul 18, 2018, 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 18 2018 We start the show with the Deputy Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, MP Lisa Raitt. We get her reaction to the Liberal Cabinet shuffle. Then we welcome Michael deAdder to the show to talk Trump. The local cartoonist did some tearing down of the president on Twitter yesterday. What does he make of Trump over the couple days? And how do cartoonists decide who to critique, and when? Jul 18, 2018, 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 For the final half hour of the show, we talk to Scott Armstrong, Conservative candidate Cumberland Colchester who reacts to the Prime Minister’s announcement. Dan LeRoy Fraser Institute and associate professor of agricultural economics at the University of Lethbridge.  With Canadian milk in NAFTA crosshairs, Australia is proof consumers and farmers can benefit from phasing out supply management. Jul 17, 2018, 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 For our 2pm hour, we talk to Oliver Javanpour. The Ottawa resident, alongside a retired military engineer, are flying across Canada in a vintage Stinson 108 aircraft to honour the service and sacrifice of Canada’s Veterans and to raise funds and awareness for Wounded Warriors Canada. Then we chat with Ian Culbert, Executive Director of the Canadian Public Health Association, who say they're encouraged by call for decriminalization of drugs. Then, we speak to Patricia Cuttell Busby with the North End Business Association about Agricola Street getting a makeover in spring 2019. What’s the plan and will the public have input? After that we speak to Marketing guru Ed McHugh about what he witnessed regarding the armed robbery today. Then we speak to Joe MacDonald, Barney’s River Fire Chief, about the Highway 104 expansion announcement finally made today. We wrap the hour with Gerard James Halfyard who was turned away from protesting about Northern Pulp at the Highway announcement. Jul 17, 2018, 03:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show – 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 17 2018 We start our 1pm hour with Sherry Nigro from the Nature Conservancy of Canada about how to get your kids away from the screens this summer. Then we speak to UPEI Polic Sci professor Peter McKenna Trump and Putin and the reaction. What should we make of it, and will anything come of it? After that, we talk to Graham Brownlie, past President of the Atlantica Party, about the party still fighting their suspension under the Elections Act. We wrap the hour with Dave Wright, former school board member/chair. There's a call out for applicants to serve on the Provincial Advisory Committee for Education. What should you consider if you want to apply? Jul 17, 2018, 03:53 PM