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Information Morning Fredericton from CBC Radio New Brunswick (Highlights)

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Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.

Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.

Location:

United States

Genres:

World Talk

Description:

Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.

Language:

English


Episodes

Optical clinic on wheels

8/16/2022
Nancy Andrews is a licensed optician in the small town of Johnville. She's set up her optical business on wheels and is criss-crossing the river valley to her customers.

Duration:00:08:22

Exploring a new water-monitoring partnership

8/15/2022
We wade into the Magaguadavic and St Croix Rivers with the CBC's Julia Wright, who was out in the field finding out more about a new water-monitoring partnership between Eastern Charlotte Waterways and the Peskotomuhkati: Nation.

Duration:00:10:15

Milk prices on the rise

8/15/2022
The price of milk is going up again in a couple of weeks. We hear from a dairy farmer about the need for the increase and also from a food management expert about whether it's merited.

Duration:00:16:06

Canada Summer Games update

8/14/2022
As we head into the second week of the Canada Summer Games, our little province is standing proud with 10 medals. Guest Host Colleen Kitts-Goguen checks in with Team New Brunswick's Chef de Mission Nicole Smith to get an update.

Duration:00:07:58

Staff shortages causing hundreds of nursing home beds to sit vacant

8/14/2022
Hundreds of beds are empty in nursing homes across New Brunswick because of staffing shortages. Maeve McFadden joins guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen to discuss the impact that is having on seniors and what steps are being taken to find solutions.

Duration:00:14:13

Book Club - Flown into the Arms of Angels: Newfoundland and Labrador's Unsung Heroes of 9-11

8/11/2022
On our summer book club feature, one of our listeners brings us the story of how people opened their hearts and their homes to travellers stranded in Newfoundland on 9-11. Lori Dicks recommends Flown into the Arms of Angels: Newfoundland and Labrador's Unsung Heroes of 9-11.

Duration:00:09:17

How paramedics are coping with the province’s health care crisis

8/11/2022
Guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with Chris Hood executive director of the paramedics association of New Brunswick about the impact the health care crisis is having on the ambulance service. how are paramedics coping with the province’s health care crisis.

Duration:00:14:42

Three cheers for Yukon

8/11/2022
The New Brunswick wrestling team at the Canada Games noticed their competitor was missing some teammates, six athletes to ONE. So they invited her into their huddle and did the famous "Yukon cheer" together. The CBC's Jeanne Armstrong brings us that story.

Duration:00:07:49

Mike Bravener's Have You Ever Heard The Story: Whoa Mule

8/10/2022
This week on our series on New Brunswick folk songs, Mike Bravener introduces us to a unique version of a song called Whoa Mule.

Duration:00:13:33

Ukrainian law scholar in Fredericton

8/10/2022
UNB invited a Ukrainian legal scholar to Fredericton to conduct research this summer, away from the conflict in her own country. We hear the story of how a Facebook post led Marta Hlomb to New Brunswick.

Duration:00:13:11

A beanstalk sanctuary

8/9/2022
There's a place in Albert Country, off the Albert Mines Road, that provides a sanctuary for hummingbirds and other pollinators. And it's made out of beanstalks. Kim Wilmot of Curryville shares the story of her House Guest Cottage and Retreat and beanstalk sanctuary.

Duration:00:11:21

More host families needed

8/9/2022
More host families are needed for Ukrainians hoping to come to our region. Daphne Reid is a volunteer/moderator with the Facebook group 'Atlantic Canada hosts for Ukrainians.' Reid speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about what goes into finding host families and they need to provide.

Duration:00:12:03

Covid infections are gutting workplaces

8/9/2022
With staff shortages across many industries, our health columnist Dr. Peter Lin says it may be time to take another look at the plan to "live with" Covid-19.

Duration:00:09:38

Canada’s unemployment rate is at the lowest level ever recorded

8/9/2022
Canada’s unemployment rate is at its lowest level in 25 years, with many jobs going unfilled. Economist Armine Yalnizyan weighs in about what this means for workers and employers.

Duration:00:10:01

Titan owners want to keep hockey team in Chaleur region

8/8/2022
The owners of the Acadie-Bathurst Titan want to reassure fans they are working to keep the team in place. Serge Theriault is the President of the Acadie-Bathurst Titan, he speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts- Goguen to clarify what is happening with the Titan organization.

Duration:00:09:01

Grand Manan builds an all-wheel park

8/8/2022
Kids on Grand Manan are grabbing their brain buckets and spending their days doing boardslides, anchor grinds and benihana's. We visit the island's new all-wheel park with CBC host Julia Wright.

Duration:00:08:17

Using things people throw away to create beauty

8/8/2022
Mixed media artist Luanna Dugas will speaks with Colleen Kitts-Goguen about her pop up events, part of her two year pandemic series, Faces of Resilience. Dugas is an artist in residence for the Fredericton Arts Alliance.

Duration:00:10:27

Alma water woes continue

8/8/2022
A critical water shortage in Alma is making for a difficult summer. A boil water advisory is in effect in the seaside village as well as water restrictions. Guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with the MLA for Albert, Mike Holland about what's being done to solve the problem.

Duration:00:15:00

Jacques Poitras with analysis of Susan Holt's Liberal leadership win

8/7/2022
Provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras has some analysis of Susan Holt's win in the province's Liberal leadership race. Jacques speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about what is next for Holt and the party.

Duration:00:08:00

Moncton-born artist completes project for historic Chelsea Hotel in NYC

8/7/2022
Lesley Johnson is a Moncton-born artist living in New York City. She has recently completed a special project for the historic Chelsea Hotel in New York City. Guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with her about the work.

Duration:00:12:24