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The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, December 14, 2018 Pictou County's Northern Pulp Mill is still hoping to receive an extension from the province that would keep boat harbour opened into the spring or fall of 2020. We hear more from spokesperson for the mill Kathy Cloutier. Our sports fan Cecil Wright wraps us this Friday taking a look at this week in sports. Dec 14, 2018, 10:55 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, December 14, 2018 Open Hour.  Dec 14, 2018, 10:54 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, December 14, 2018 Atlantic Director for the Canadian Taxpayers Federation is criticizing Halifax Regional Council for its decision to fund an arts centre. Some Dartmouth residents are determined to stop a proposed 8-storey condo development on Lake Banook. Loreena McDonald lives in the area and tells us about her opposition. News 95.7’s Dan Ahlstrand and Sheldon MacLeod are back for another edition of Week in Review, when we talk about the biggest stories of the week. Dec 14, 2018, 10:53 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, December 14, 2018 Education Minister Zach Churchill says plans to bring in legislation that will force teachers to provide a criminal record check every five years might also include support staff. Education consultant Paul Bennett gives his two cents on the idea. Charlottetown City Council says it supports the Halifax bid to secure a CFL franchise. The resolution was brought forward by Councillor Mitchell Tweel who joins us to chat about council’s support. Don Mills with Corporate Research Associates tells us why he thinks Halifax will be the “coolest city” in ten or so years. Canada Post was recently granted a province-wide injunction against picketing. We hear from Halifax Dartmouth and District Labour Council President Suzanne McNeil. Dec 14, 2018, 10:52 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, December 13, 2018 We learn about a part of our past from archaeologist David Jones. Dec 13, 2018, 10:56 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, December 13, 2018 Former premier and senator John Buchanan joins us in studio to talk about life and politics. Dec 13, 2018, 10:55 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, December 13, 2018 We open the phone lines this hour to hear what is on your mind. Dec 13, 2018, 10:50 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, December 13, 2018 The chief of Halifax Fire is calling for more firefighters and new response time targets. We hear more about this from president of the union representing firefighters Brendan Meagher.An update on the issue of street checks will be presented to HRM’s Board of Police Commissioners today. While the meeting is set to take place in-camera, chair of the board Steve Craig says that could change. Richard Butts’ is a former Halifax CAO and currently with Clayton Developments. We talk with Butts about councillor Shawn Cleary referring to West Bedford development as ‘crappy sprawl.’George Borden, a former Canadian air force member, poet and historian talks with us about black battalion heirs waiting for their apology from the government. He says the Nova Scotians weren’t treated with respect in WWI. Dec 13, 2018, 10:49 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Mr. Nova Scotia Know-It-All Bruce Nunn joins us with a story from Nova Scotia’s quirkier past. Halifax fire chief is calling for more firefighters and new response time targets. We hear more about this from Halifax Fire union president Brendan Meagher. Halifax Regional Police union president Dean Steinberg also joins us to talk about potential police layoffs in the city. As well, he responds to new media reports about the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission holding an inquiry into the Halifax police department after three officers alleged discrimination because they have PTSD. Dec 12, 2018, 11:19 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Family physician Dr. John Gillis joins us in studio to talk about current healthcare news and to answer your health-related questions. Dec 12, 2018, 11:19 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, December 12, 2018 This hour anything goes! It’s our Midweek Meltdown. Dec 12, 2018, 10:52 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, December 12, 2018 We talk about the possibility of police layoffs with retired Halifax Regional Police officer Jim Hoskins. George Murphy from Consumers for Fair Gas Prices gives us some insight on how much we’ll be paying at the pumps Friday.Finishing off this hour, we chat with morning co-host of Jack 92.9 Caroline Parker and promotions coordinator Bronte James. They give us female perspectives on current affairs and news as part of our weekly panel the Double X Files. Dec 12, 2018, 09:58 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Halifax Regional Police are warning holiday shoppers about fraud incidents this time of year. Detective Jeff Car gives us some tips on staying safe. Entertainment and arts reporter for the Chronicle Herald, Stephen Cooke tells us what movies are looking hot at the box office this week for cheap night. Dec 11, 2018, 10:25 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, December 11, 2018 We open up the phones this hour to hear what’s on your mind. Dec 11, 2018, 10:23 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, December 11, 2018 The mayor of Yarmouth says she will seek the federal Liberal nomination for her riding. Pam Mood has been mayor of Yarmouth for six years and launched her bid earlier this week to represent West Nova in Ottawa. Halifax Search and Rescue says it’s a good time of year for parents to talk with their kids about ice safety. We hear more from the group’s Tony Rodgers. We talk about the safety of the Beaver Bank Connector with PC MLA for Lower Sackville Brad Johns. Four Nova Scotia beaches made a recent list of the top 50 beaches in North America. We hear the details from Allan Billard who wrote a book about the province’s beaches. Dec 11, 2018, 10:23 AM