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The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 18, 2019 The Canadian Taxpayers Federation says it wants more information about how much travel services at both ends of the province could cost taxpayers. Atlantic Director of the group Paige MacPherson gives us the details. We talk with Lindell Smith who is the councillor for the area impacted by a proposal in the Halifax Common Master Plan. While one proposal could see the elimination of baseball diamonds, Smith tells us it would mean more green space. Today at 01:30 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 18, 2019 Tristan Cleveland on Transit and Development. Today at 01:27 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 18, 2019 Open Hour Today at 01:26 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, July 18, 2019 Concerns are growing over a proposal that could see the elimination of several baseball fields at the Halifax Common. President of the Halifax Minor Baseball Association Bob Carter says this could impact hundreds of children. Annette Armitage of the Animal Rescue Coalition talks with us about 'dangerous breeds.' This comes as two dog owners in Clark's Harbour are dealing with what they call 'discriminatory bylaws.' Peggy Cameron of the Development Options Halifax group says it is disappointed about how the city is handling development proposals for the corner of Spring Garden Road and Robie Street. She tells us why. Halifax City Council gave the okay this week to start work next year on designated bus lanes on Robie Street and on Young Street. We hear why this is a good move when we talk to Scott Edgar of the It’s More Than Buses group. Today at 09:34 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 17, 2019 We get a Nova Scotia history moment from local archeologist David Jones. Great white sharks have returned to waters off Atlantic Canada to feed on one of their main food sources, but appear to be steering clear of a key habitat for seals - Sable Island! Fred Whoriskey of the Ocean Tracking Network at Dalhousie University, gives us the details. Jul 17, 2019, 12:18 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Dr. John Gillis joins us in studio for an hour to talk about health and medical news. Jul 17, 2019, 12:18 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Midweek Meltdown. Jul 17, 2019, 12:17 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, July 17, 2019 An online petition to save the rose bushes in a median along Dunbrack Street in Clayton Park, is quickly gaining support. We chat about it with the man behind the petition, Mark Lummis.  George Murphy with Consumers For Fair Gas Prices tells us where gas prices are heading this week. Hint: You may want to head to the pumps before Friday!We talk about what’s making headlines this week with Jack 92.9 morning co-host Caroline Parker and promotions coordinator Bronte James. Jul 17, 2019, 12:16 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 16, 2019 If you're flying, you can officially get compensation if your flight is overbooked or your bags are lost, as the new passenger bill of rights is now in effect. We talk about it with Gabor Lukacs, an air passenger rights advocate.We hear what’s hot at the box office this week from The Chronicle Herald’s entertainment reporter Stephen Cooke. Jul 16, 2019, 11:16 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Open Hour. Jul 16, 2019, 11:15 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 16, 2019 HRM street safety advocate Martyn Williams and Norm Collins join us in studio for an hour to discuss the matter and to take your questions. Jul 16, 2019, 11:14 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, July 16, 2019 City council yesterday evening voted to allow two controversial developments proceed. Councillor Sam Austin joins us first this morning to discuss the decision. The Calgary Stampede says it will review the safety of its chuckwagon races after six horses died over the 10-day festival. We talk about it with retired veterinarian and animal welfare advocate Hugh Chisholm. There wasn’t a great turnout for a protest over the weekend against Nova Scotia Power. Chelsea Sawatsky organized the protest and tells us what it was all about. A new exhibit at the Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame features Bruce MacKinnon's greatest sport cartoons. The temporary exhibit was launched yesterday. Jul 16, 2019, 11:13 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, July 15, 2019 The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that construction work on the South Park Street bike lanes has begun. We talk about it with Bicycle Nova Scotia's Ben Buckwald. Leo Deveau is an independent researcher and author of 400 Years in 365 Days - A Day by Day Calendar of Nova Scotia History. He is filling in for Blair Beed this week, and gives us a Halifax History Moment. Jul 15, 2019, 12:04 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, July 15, 2019 Manic Monday. Jul 15, 2019, 11:45 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, July 15, 2019 We talk with president of the Canadian Astronomical Society and a professor at St. Mary's University in Halifax, Rob Thacker. He spends an hour with us talking about the latest in space exploration, innovation and astronomy news. Jul 15, 2019, 11:25 AM