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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 16, 2019 Are you ready fore this? It's time to talk golf! Joining us today on Tee to Green, Miles Mortensen, the General Manager of the Links at Brunello. Aug 16, 2019, 03:50 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 16, 2019 Cherie Putnam, NASCAR Pinty's Series Director about this weekend marking the 50th anniversary of the Riverside Speedway.  Then, we hear from Wayne MacKay, a Professor Emeritus with Dalhousie's Schulich School of Law. Four retired judges were involved in the SNC Lavalin DPA-lobby. Is that appropriate? After that, we hear from Melissa O’Neil, a Heritage Minute coordinator (and an Acadian) who worked on the latest Acadian-themed Heritage Minute. We wrap the hour with Todd the Bear Dude and the Maritime Beer Report.       Aug 16, 2019, 03:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 16, 2019 Dr Ingrid Waldron wrote the book There’s Something in the Water: Environmental Racism in Indigenous & Black Communities. The documentary, of the same name, was directed by Ellen Page Ian Daniel. Dr. Waldron joins us to talk about the film screening at TIFF and FIN. After that, a rally is underway at Provincial Court for the bail hearing for Chris Enns, the Medical Marijuana Dispensary Owner who has a constitutional challenge ongoing. Debbie Stultz-Giffin with Maritimers Unite for Medical Marijuana Society joins us live from the rally. Then, kids are heading back to school, some of them in cars. Dustin Woods is the associate editor at autoTRADER.ca. He joins us in studio to share his insights of Campus Car Coaching 101. What is it? We wrap the hour with Nathalie Richard, a first time swimmer taking part in The Big Swim. Forty-four swimmers and kayakers will attempt to cross the Northumberland Strait as part of the 9th BIG SWIM, in support of Brigadoon Village.         Aug 16, 2019, 03:47 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Friday, August 16, 2019 We start the show talking about the Halifax area woman who's fiance was shot while they were in New Zealand. Then, we hear from Dr. Gary Wentzell, president of Doctors Nova Scotia. What does he think of the province announcing $200,000 for recruiting and retaining doctors in rural NS. Aug 16, 2019, 03:43 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 15, 2019 For the final half hour of the show, we chat with Susan Letson with the Port Medway Arts and Crafts festival, which runs tomorrow through Aug. 26th. We wrap the show with Lisa Raitt, the deputy leader of the Conservative Party of Canada to talk SNC-Lavalin, Justin Trudeau, and what should happen next. Aug 15, 2019, 03:02 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 15, 2019 It's the Hour of Openness, all hour long. Aug 15, 2019, 03:00 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 15, 2019 It’s always a good day with Mike Campbell in the studio! Mike joins the show to talk music, behind the scenes at MuchMusic, what’s coming up at the Carleton, and what's happening with HUFF. After that, if you wanna visit graves from the Titanic - it's easier said than done, with construction interfering with visitor access. Peter McLaughlin with Ambassatours Halifax joins us to tell us more. We wrap the hour with Lori Turnbull, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science with Dalhousie University. Justin Trudeau, SNC Lavalin and the ethics commissioner: should it matter to voters? Is a criminal investigation possible?     Aug 15, 2019, 02:59 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Thursday, August 15, 2019 Yesterday, the federal ethics commissioner found Prime Minister Justin Trudeau violated the Conflict of Interest Act. Today, the leader of the federal NDP Jagmeet Singh joins the show to share his thoughts, and what should happen next. Then, Dr Robert Strang is the province’s Chief Medical Officer of Health. He's encouraging immunizations before school. But should they be mandatory? And does he have any insight on influenza strains this season? Aug 15, 2019, 01:37 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 14, 2019 For the final half hour of the show, we're joined by Donna Hatt with White Point’s Marketing & Product Development Manager. Tourism NS and the NS Lobster Crawl are the winners of the 2019 Canada Keep Exploring Award of Excellence. What is the award for, and what does it mean We wrap the show airing an interview between News 95.7 reporter Dave Heinzman and Finance Minister Bill Morneau. Aug 14, 2019, 03:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 14, 2019 It's Wednesday which means it's time for Municipal Matters. On the panel today, Victoria Walton & Rob Batherson. Aug 14, 2019, 03:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 14, 2019 For 2pm, we're joined by Wayne Carter from FIN aka the Atlantic Film Festival. The films that will be shown at the festival are going to be announced today! Then, we talk to HRM District 9 Councillor, Shawn Cleary about why he voted YES to a fare increase? After that, we welcome Suzanne Stewart to the studio. She'll be speaking at an event at the Central Library tonight. We wrap the hour with a Councillor who voted NO to increasing transit fares.   Aug 14, 2019, 03:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Sheldon and Matt start the show talking about ER closures in the province. Then we hear from Janet Hazelton, President of the NSNU on Hospital ER Closures. What is the effect on Nurses and patients? And should some ER’s be converted to walk in clinics? Aug 14, 2019, 03:20 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 13, 2019 Canadian race car driver Alex Tagliani is coming to Antigonish! He calls in to the show to talk about Nascar Weekend coming to the local race track Aug. 16 & 17. SaltWire Network’s Senior Managing Editor Steve Bartlett tells Sheldon about how he feels about the "fake news" narrative and the importance of checking the source of what your reading before you believe it.   Aug 13, 2019, 02:45 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 13, 2019 Don Mills, formerly of Corporate Research Associates, is once again asking if we have too many hospitals in Nova Scotia as 10 ER’s are closing at different points this week. Ecology Action Center Youth Active Transportation Coordinator Stephanie is on as the EAC applauds the provincial government for their increased investment in trails across Nova Scotia. Director and filmmaker Ian Wilson joins Sheldon to talk about his latest film, Rock, Turf and Surf, that explores the culture and music of the Maritimes, including interviews with many great Maritime artists such as the late Frank MacKay, the legendary Matt Minglewood and The Mellotones. Scott Burke is the first executive director for Kids Up Front Atlantic. What do they do?   Aug 13, 2019, 02:37 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, August 13, 2019 Edward Jones Principal of Solutions-based Strategy and Tools Patrick French talks about a new trend that see the majority of Maritimers seeking a career change despite not being financially prepared for it. Torque Tuesdays! Evan Williams is a freelance automotive writer, you can find his work at AutoTrader.ca, Wheels.ca, and Autoguide.com, and find him on twitter @EvanWritesCars. He joins the show to talk cars with Sheldon. Brian Hebert of McKiggan Hebert Lawyers discusses the case of his client John Perkins, who was arrested at a public information session earlier this year. Perkins is now suing the Atlantic Gold Corporation, the RCMP and the Attorney General of Nova Scotia. Laurie Wickens with the Shag Harbour UFO Festival is on to tell listeners about everything planned for this year’s event.  Aug 13, 2019, 01:55 PM