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The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 5, 2020 Cecil Wright joins us for the Friday Sports Wrap, when we discuss what happened this week in the world of sports. Jun 05, 2020, 01:31 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 5, 2020 We hear what you have to say when we go to the phone this hour. It’s the Friday Free For All. Jun 05, 2020, 01:00 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 5, 2020 Military analyst Ken Hansen talks with us about the investigation into the helicopter crash off the coast of Greece. He also updates us on news about the crash of the snowbird jet that killed Captain Jenn Casey. Nova Scotia RCMP provided an update yesterday on the investigation into the mass killing in April. We talk about it with former journalist and author of three books on the RCMP, Paul Palango. News 95.7’s weekend talk show host Todd Veinotte joins Rick to discuss and debate some stories making news this week. Jun 05, 2020, 12:29 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Friday, June 5, 2020 Many of the businesses shut down in Nova Scotia because of COVID-19 are allowed to reopen today permitted proper public health measures are in place. As a result of the government imposed shutdown, some businesses are introducing a surcharge to help cover increasing costs. Paige MacPherson, Atlantic director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation joins us to talk about it. Halifax Regional Police Chief Dan Kinsella talks with us about the historic mistreatment of the black community at the hands of Halifax police. We also discuss protests, and the idea of body cameras. Tomorrow is the 76th anniversary of the Allies' D-Day invasion at Normandy. Military historian John Boileau joins us with a history lesson. We have a conversation about racism with senior pastor at the New Horizons Baptist Church, Rhonda Britton. She is one of the participants of a forum tonight on the topic at Dalhousie University. Jun 05, 2020, 12:20 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, June 4, 2020 Cheryl Vincent tells us why she is concerned about a proposed asphalt plant in her Dartmouth neighbourhood. Jun 04, 2020, 12:42 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, June 4, 2020 Call in this Open Hour and tell us what's on your mind. Jun 04, 2020, 12:38 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, June 4, 2020 A number of streets in HRM have been designated as ‘slow streets’. They are open to local traffic only, to reduce vehicle volumes and to create a space for residents to walk, roll and cycle while adhering to physical distancing guidelines. We talk about the initiative with urban planner Tristan Cleveland. Yesterday Nova Scotia's Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Robert Strang says Nova Scotians should have 'appropriate expectations' for Friday's reopening. We talk about what restaurants will look like with Luc Erjavec, vice-president of Restaurant Canada for the Atlantic region.A former journalist and author of three books on the RCMP, Paul Palango talks with us about growing calls for an inquiry into Nova Scotia’s mass shooting. Jun 04, 2020, 12:37 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Thursday, June 4, 2020 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is promising action to deal with racism in Canada, but refuses to directly address the controversial actions and comments from US President Donald Trump. We talk about the situation south of the border and racism here in Nova Scotia with black activist El Jones. It’s going to be a long process and expensive process to bring transit back to where it was before COVID-19. We talk about it with Scott Edgar of the advocacy group It’s More Than Buses. Edgar also takes a look at 2016 stats Canada data looking at commuting habits of Halifax residents. Dr. Lisa Barrett is a clinical scientist with infectious diseases at the Nova Scotia Health Authority and Dalhousie University. She gives us the details on a new study she is leading about COVID-19 treatment. The Federation of Canadian Municipalities has said local governments are facing a short-term financial gap of $10-15 billion. President of the group and HRM councillor Bill Karsten tells us what kind of emergency funding Jun 04, 2020, 12:33 PM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 3, 2020 Halifax personal injury lawyer Raymond Wagner chats with us about the class action lawsuit against Northwood, HRM long-term care facility, for their handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. Garry Sowerby, endurance driver, joins the show to talk about a new website about driving in Atlantic Canada. Jun 03, 2020, 09:09 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 3, 2020 Dr. John Gillis joins us over the phone for an hour to talk about health and medical news. Jun 03, 2020, 09:09 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 3, 2020 It’s our Midweek Meltdown! We want to hear from our listeners this hour. Jun 03, 2020, 09:09 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 9 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Wednesday, June 3, 2020 We have a chat with Lara Cusson, Chair of the Nova Scotia Small Business Alliance, first this morning to talk about the reopening of the economy, which is set for this Friday. We’ll discuss her reopening plan and the hardships small businesses are facing during this pandemic. Gas prices stayed the same this week, keeping us just below 85 cents per litre, joining us to talk about it and to predict where prices will be going, is George Murphy with Consumers For Fair Gas Prices. It’s the Double X Files and joining the panel today is producer Katie Hartai and Jack 92.9 morning co-host Caroline Parker to talk about what’s making news this week. Jun 03, 2020, 09:09 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 12 p.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 2, 2020 Wildlife biologist Bob Bancroft launched legal action for Nova Scotia’s species at risk in late January and joins us today to talk about the verdict and what is being done to protect at risk species in the province. Jun 02, 2020, 09:08 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 11 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 2, 2020 We continue with Talk Back Tuesday! We hear what you have to say when we go to the phones. Jun 02, 2020, 09:07 AM
The Rick Howe Show - 10 a.m. The Rick Howe Show - Tuesday, June 2, 2020 It’s Talk Back Tuesday! We hear what you have to say when we go to the phone this hour. Jun 02, 2020, 09:07 AM