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The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, January 23, 2020 This morning the CFL is expected to announce a regular-season game between the Toronto Argonauts and Saskatchewan Roughriders. Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie tells us about the game. Ally Garber has a son with autism, and says the screening of the anti-vaccine film Vaxxers II spreads disproven beliefs and is a risk to public safety. We talk with her about the event planned in Bedford at the end of the month.  Today at 11:56 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, January 23, 2020 Call in this Open Hour and tell us what's on your mind. Today at 11:54 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, January 23, 2020 We talk about Harry and Meghan's move away from royalty and their new life in Canada with the Monarchist League of Canada’s Barry McKenzie. Lawyers for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have issued legal warnings accusing paparazzi in Canada of tracking Harry and Meghan’s every move. Here to discuss how much privacy the couple is entitled to, is Halifax-based lawyer David Fraser.Barbara Markovits is with the group Eastern Shore Forest Watch, which has organized a public meeting on the future of Owls Head Provincial Park. She gives us the details.   Nova Scotia's Prince Andrew High School has taken the first steps toward possibly reconsidering its name. Its principal Brad McGowan tells us about an online survey. Today at 11:53 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, January 23, 2020 Autistics United Nova Scotia's Alex Kronstein says an anti-vaccination movie showing at an HRM facility, perpetuates the discredited theory that vaccines cause autism. He tells us why he wants to see the event cancelled. The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is moving to the Halifax waterfront and archaeologist Jonathan Fowler suggests that planners might creatively incorporate archaeological remains into the design. He tells us how that can be done. As a proposed spaceport near Canso gathers steam, the Action Against Canso Spaceport group is raising concerns. Marie Lumsden is with the group, and gives us the details. The Halifax Regional Municipality is inviting residents to participate in a survey of roadside memorials. We talk about it with Marlene Cooper who has set up a memorial on the side of the road for her 15-year old daughter who died in a car accident in 2018. Today at 11:50 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Councillor Tim Outhit tells us about two screenings of the anti-vaccine film Vaxxer II that are taking place at a municipally funded facility in his district. Autism advocacy groups are taking issue with the screenings, and want them cancelled. Outhit tells us how he is trying to make that happen. Archeologist David Jones teaches us about a moment in Nova Scotia history Jan 22, 2020, 12:12 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Dr. John Gillis joins us in studio for an hour to talk about health and medical news. Jan 22, 2020, 12:12 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, January 22, 2020 It’s our Midweek Meltdown! We want to hear from our listeners this hour. Jan 22, 2020, 12:11 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Last week, Santina Rao was arrested at a local Walmart, claiming she was racially profiled by staff at the store when she was accused of shoplifting. We hear what Halifax black activist El Jones has to say about the incident. George Murphy with Consumers For Fair Gas Prices tells us where gas prices are heading this week. NDP MLA for Halifax Needham Lisa Roberts, along with Jack 92.9 morning co-host Caroline Parker, join us this morning to discuss what’s making news. . Jan 22, 2020, 12:04 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers is celebrating 33 years. Its president John O’Reilly joins us to talk about its work in the province. We hear what’s hot at the box office this week from The Chronicle Herald’s entertainment reporter Stephen Cooke. Jan 21, 2020, 12:17 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Call in this Open Hour and tell us what's on your mind. Jan 21, 2020, 12:16 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, January 21, 2020 We talk about everything food this hour with Dalhousie University Professor in Food Distribution, Sylvain Charlebois. Jan 21, 2020, 12:13 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, January 21, 2020 The Halifax Board of Police Commissioners was briefed Monday in a closed-door meeting about an incident that occurred at Walmart last week. We talk about it with Councillor Tony Mancini who sits on the board. A task force created to assess Halifax's colonial history and its Indigenous heritage is refusing to tell Councillor Matt Whitman when it is next meeting. He tells us why he thinks this is unacceptable. Calvin Lawrence talks with us about the Walmart incident from the perspective of a black man, and a retired Halifax police and RCMP officer. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in Washington is just hours away. We get the latest from Professor of Political Science at St. Francis Xavier University Don Abelson. Beverly Miller with Friends of the Halifax Common, is concerned a proposed QEII parking garage will interfere with the downtown green space. Councillor Waye Mason raised similar concerns last week. Jan 21, 2020, 12:12 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, January 20, 2020 According to the vice-president Atlantic of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Nova Scotia is finally making real progress in war on red tape. He tells us how the province is doing that. Historian and author Blair Beed gives us a Halifax History Moment. Jan 20, 2020, 11:58 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, January 20, 2020 It’s the first open hour of the week! Tell us what’s on your mind this Manic Monday. Jan 20, 2020, 11:55 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Monday, January 20, 2020 Astronomy and physics professor at Saint Mary's University Rob Thacker spends an hour with us talking about the latest in space exploration, innovation and astronomy news. Jan 20, 2020, 11:54 AM