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The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, August 17, 2018 Chris Fischer is the co-founder and expedition leader with OCEARCH, the U.S.-based organization that tagged the popular Hilton the shark off of Nova Scotia. He joins us to discuss a new Nova Scotia expedition in September which hopes to tag more sharks.  Resident sports fan Cecil Wright wraps up the Friday show taking a look at this week in sports and looks ahead to the weekend. Aug 17, 2018, 10:13 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, August 17, 2018 The phone lines are open for the Friday Free for All open hour. Aug 17, 2018, 10:09 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, August 17, 2018 Newly appointed head of the Canadian Association of the Chiefs of Police joins us with a wrap on this year’s annual conference held in Halifax this week and priorities moving forward, which includes gun violence, marijuana legalization and mental health of first responders.Ross Firth, Director of Conservation with the Nova Scotia Nature Trust, joins us to discuss the 300 acres of newly protected land near Sambro that’s been established after a anonymous donation Aug 17, 2018, 10:08 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, August 17, 2018 Head of the Amalgamated Transit Union Ken Wilson discusses his concern that new route change could lead to more assaults against drivers, as well as overcoming changes to fareboxes at Halifax Transit.Ahead of the weekend, we chat with RCMP Cpl. Dal Hutchinson about a road safety warning issued by police after six fatal crashes and six crashes with serious injuries in the past week.Manager of Technical Service with HRM Marc Santelli joins us to discuss the future changes to Halifax Transit fare boxes which scan new bill-sized tickets and accept more payment methods, though they are taking some heat online and from the transit union.Paul Card is a board member of the Halifax Forum Community Association and head of its re-development committee. He joins us to discuss the future of The Forum, the work that’s needed to the building and the site and how long they’ve been waiting to see progress. Aug 17, 2018, 10:07 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Thursday August 16, 2018 Dartmouth archaeologist and historian David Jones will join us with a local history lesson. Aug 16, 2018, 12:22 PM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Thursday August 16, 2018 Open hour continues Aug 16, 2018, 12:21 PM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Thursday August 16, 2018 Because of a scheduling issue, we’ll have two open hours today taking phone calls on the news of the day. Aug 16, 2018, 12:20 PM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Thursday August 16, 2018 Retired navy commander and defence analyst Ken Hansen discusses some uncertainty surrounding the National Shipbuilding Strategy and Irving asking for clarity. We’ll also discuss the war of words it prompted between the Irving and Davie Shipyards.Global New Brunswick reporter Morganne Campbell has the latest on the police investigation into Friday’s mass shooting in Fredericton that killed four.Planner and Sustainable Cities Co-ordinator at the Ecology Action Centre, Jenny Lugar, will join us to elaborate on what the Halifax Green Network will mean for HRM after it passed council Tuesday.The program for the FIN Atlantic International Film Festival has been launched and Executive Director Wayne Carter will join us to discuss what films can be expected and why. The event runs September 13-20 and will contain 125 film screenings. Aug 16, 2018, 12:19 PM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Associate Executive Director of the Canadian Centre for Child Protection Signy Arnason joins us to discuss the need for an online safety czar from a government committee. The recommendations are meant to reduce the rising threat of child exploitation Aug 15, 2018, 09:52 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Dr. John Gillis makes his weekly check-in to discuss health-related news and take phone calls. Aug 15, 2018, 09:48 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Wednesday, August 15, 2018 The phone lines are open for the midweek meltdown open hour. Aug 15, 2018, 09:47 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Wednesday, August 15, 2018 A Nova Scotia Power oil spill at Tuft’s Cove is larger than originally thought, according to the utility. Energy Co-ordinator at the Ecology Action Centre Stephen Thomas will offer his thoughts and discuss the possible effects on the area.George Murphy of the group ‘Consumers for Fair Gas Prices’ will give his weekly prediction on where gas prices will be headed this week and the current situation on the oil markets given new U.S. sanctions against Iran.Jack 92.9 morning co-host Caroline Parker and Bronte James will discuss what’s in the news. Aug 15, 2018, 09:42 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Elliot Tepper with the Norman Patterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University discusses the current stalemate between Canada and Saudi Arabia with the Prime Minister saying in PEI yesterday the government won’t be apologizing. We’ll also chat about the ongoing conflict in Yemen, which the Saudi’s are heavily involved in, as more civilian casualties have been reported this week.New Angus Reid data shows Canadian drink preferences and political party affiliation are very closely linked. Angus Reid Executive Director Shachi Kurl explains the findings. Aug 14, 2018, 09:42 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Ontario has become the first province to announce a private retail model for recreational marijuana. Melanie Stephen discusses why she thinks Nova Scotia should do the same.Recent changes to the U.S. tax code are having an impact on Canadian taxpayers and could mean a bit of a windfall for the Canadian government. Kevyn Nightingale is a partner with the accounting firm MNP and will explain the ramifications.The future of Hands-On Halifax is in doubt after someone stole a number of tools from the community workshop co-op. Chief Volunteers Dave Clearwater and Susan Currie will join us to discuss the latest on the situation. Aug 14, 2018, 09:41 AM
The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show with Andrew Pinsent – Tuesday, August 14, 2018 The phone lines will be open for a Tuesday open hour. Aug 14, 2018, 09:40 AM