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The Sheldon MacLeod Show 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 10, 2020
  • Debra Gilin, PhD, Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator Department of Psychology, Saint Mary's University. An online burnout screening tool for staff members responding to COVID (health care, long term care, counsellors/therapists, personal support workers) has now been developed, tested, and launched.
  • Dr. Hance Clarke, Director of Pain Services, Toronto General Hospital. Medical cannabis is finally being put under the microscope, in a first-of-its-kind real world evidence study led by the University Health Network and in partnership with Medical Cannabis by Shoppers Drug Mart. 
Yesterday at 04:28 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 10, 2020
  • Alex Pugsley's debut novel, Aubrey McKee, is a Halifax coming of age story.
  • Sam Austin Councillor for District 5 Dartmouth Centre. The Blue-Green Algae-blooms are back in Lake MicMac and Lake Banook, shutting them both down to swimming. What are the city’s plans short term, and long term, to preserve the health of the lakes, and the recreation that comes with them?
  • Dr. Stefanie Colombo, assistant professor of Aquaculture at Dal’s Agriculture Campus: New research reveals surprising differences between salmon species and helps consumers decide which ones to serve for dinner.
  • Todd the Beer Dude and the Maritime Beer Report
Yesterday at 11:12 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 10, 2020
  • Paul Wozney President of the NS Teacher’s Union. What do we know about the plan for schools this fall?
  • Animal rights activist Tracy Jessimon weighs in on the case of road rage, the small dog that was used as a weapon, and the charges that came from the incident
  • NS NDP MLA Claudia Chender on the economic impact of COVID-19, and the large scale recovery plan that's required. 
  • Melanie McIvor and Matthew Morash with the Hubbards Streetscape Project are looking for better pedestrian infrastructure in Hubbards
Yesterday at 11:02 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, July 10, 2020
  • Deputy Mayor Lisa Blackburn tells us about what happened at yesterday's Board of Police Commissioners meeting
  • Bruce Wright is a board member of the Brewery Market, that is celebrating 10 years!
Yesterday at 10:59 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 9, 2020 Time for Shift for Brains with Bill Carr Yesterday at 09:49 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 9, 2020 It's time for the Hour of Openness - the one time during the week we open up the phone lines to the listeners. Should masks be mandatory? Should we keep the border closed outside of the Atlantic Bubble? 1-877-801-8255 902-405-6000 Yesterday at 09:49 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 9, 2020
  • Howard Ramos. Political Sociologist. Is Remote Work Ruining Effective Communication? What has this pandemic done to our ability to relate? 
  • Cheryl MacNeil. NSHA contact tracer manager. What happens after  a “positive” result is received by the COVID-19 lab? 
  • Martha Wilson is the author of Nosy White Women, which won the Alistair MacLeod Prize for Short Fiction
  • Jim Cormier Atlantic Director Retail Council of Canada. Masks are mandatory in some indoor spaces across the country. Are retailers interested in adding masks to the list of “no shirt, no shoes, no service?”  
Yesterday at 09:47 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, July 9, 2020
  •  Pamela Rubin Part of Nova Scotians for the Prevention of Prostitution and Human Trafficking. A new public prosecutor dedicated to Human Trafficking cases. How will this help?
Yesterday at 09:46 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 8, 2020
  • David Fraser. Can government make masks mandatory? And what about the new self-declaration form for travellers from outside the Atlantic bubble?
  • Karla MacFarlane. PC MLA. Human Trafficking Prosecutor appointed by the province. Thoughts?
Jul 08, 2020, 04:09 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 8, 2020
  • 2-3 on Wednesday means it's time for Municipal Matters. Today Sheldon is joined by Tim Bousquet and Zane Woodford with the Halifax Examiner. Some of the things they'll be discussing today, back to school, mandatory masks, Santina Rao, and more.
   
Jul 08, 2020, 04:08 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 8, 2020
  • Claudia Chender. Parents are still in the dark about Liberal plan for school in the fall. When should we expect to have an answer? Calling In
  • Margaret Brigley CEO Narrative Research. How has the pandemic impacted Canadians? Has the COVID-19 experience brought our Country together? 
  • Kim Mitchell. Returns With “The Big Fantasize”, His First Album In 13 Years. 
  • Martha Paynter and Harry Critchley are both part of the Nova Scotia Policing Policy Work Group. The next board of police commissioners meeting is happening on Thurs July 9th. Items discussed will include defunding the police, and bodycams. There’s no indication that there's an opportunity for public input at the meeting. What is the NSPPWG asking?
Jul 08, 2020, 04:06 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, July 8, 2020
  • Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard. Presentation to HRM Council about anti-black racism. And thoughts on Santina Rao charges being dropped.
  • Lezlie Lowe. Journalist and author of Nowhere to Go about public washrooms. HRM now has an interactive way to find a public washroom near you using their new interactive map:
Jul 08, 2020, 04:05 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 7, 2020
  • Nadine Schuurman Geography professor Simon Fraser University. Study finds top 10 most dangerous areas for pedestrians in Halifax Regional Municipality.
  • David Mitchell. Mayor of Bridgewater commenting on the passing of Alex Peeler, a young man described as a “strong advocate for persons with a disability who served on the Nova Scotia Accessibility Advisory Board” and worked for the Town of Bridgewater.
 
Jul 07, 2020, 11:59 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 7, 2020
  • At 2pm we're joined by Kieron Hunt, Planning Studio Lead at FRM Architecture. He'll tell us about a new report that drives home the importance of Nova Scotia's Main Streets
  • The Bus Stop Theatre has almost reached the last stop of it's fundraiser. Executive Director Sébastien Labelle joins us to tell us how they're finishing up their funding drive, and how you can help
  • Paula Allen, Senior Vice President of Research, Analytics and Innovation for Morneau Shepell. Canadians’ mental health linked to quality of employer support during COVID-19.
  • Sarah Healy. Social media & content strategist with Trampoline Branding. Huge corporations are boycotting social media (Facebook), should all businesses do the same? How about users?
 
Jul 07, 2020, 11:59 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, July 7, 2020
  • Continuing with continuing care. A new pilot program supports people to be certified as Continuing Care assistants. Pam Shipley is the manager of the CCA program, and she'll tell us more
  • The charges against Santina Rao have been dropped. Is that the end of the story? If not, what's next for the Halifax Regional Police? What about Walmart Canada? We ask Wayne MacKay prof emeritus with the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University.
  • Get your motor runnin'...Head out on the highway...Lookin' for adventure...And listenin' to Torque Tuesdays! Torque Tuesdays with freelance automotive writer Evan Willams kicks into gear today.
  • Hearing great stories about giving back. That’s what News 95-7's An Hour to Give is all about. Host Sam Laprade joins us to talk about the charities, non-profits, and people, making a difference in our community
 
Jul 07, 2020, 11:27 AM