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The Rick Howe Show

The Rick Howe Show – Wednesday, July 18, 2018


Regional council voted to expand the committee looking into the controversial founder of Halifax, Edward Cornwallis. We talk with councillor Matt Whitman who questions how much each member of the committee will be paid. George Murphy with Consumers for Fair Gas Prices predicts gas prices will be going down slightly this week. He 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.


We open up the phone lines this hour to hear what’s on your mind.


Family physician Dr. John Gillis joins us in studio to talk about current healthcare news and to answer your health-related questions.


We talk about the high prices of puppies in Nova Scotia caused by successful spay and neuter programs. Annette Armitage of Animal Rescue Coalition joins the conversation. The first tagged great white shark to visit Nova Scotia waters this spring was detected in the Minas Basin last month. Darren Porter, a member of the Fundy United Federation of Fishermen tells us more about collecting the data and what it means.

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