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Information Morning Fredericton

CBC Podcasts & Radio On-Demand

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

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World Talk

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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

Research into online safety

2/19/2024
CONTENT WARNING . this story mentions suicide and sexual exploitation. Jeanne Armstrong spoke to Suzie Dunn, Assistant Professor at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, about a research project aimed at giving young people the resources they need to interact safely online.

Duration:00:15:06

Strange wildlife

2/19/2024
Last week, we told you about a moose that was seen walking in circles around a power pole for 5 minutes. This morning, Jeanne Armstrong spoke to UNB biologist Michael Duffy about this strange behaviour, and what may have been causing it.

Duration:00:07:10

Wading into Life's Changing Tides

2/19/2024
A resident at a Shannex nursing home in Fredericton wrote about the journey of entering a nursing home. Jeanne Armstrong spoke to Mary Ryan.

Duration:00:14:09

Improved healthcare

2/15/2024
The Fredericton Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Fredericton Area Physicians Staff Organization are joining forces to advocate for improved healthcare. Jeanne Armstrong spoke with Morgan Peters the CEO of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce and Dr. Jill Goodyear, President of the Greater Fredericton Area Physician Staff Organization.

Duration:00:15:07

“Soft interview” room

2/15/2024
The Miramichi Emergency Centre for Women has a new "soft interview" room where women escaping domestic violence and provide their statements to police. Jeanne Armstrong with the centre's executive director Patti Michaud.

Duration:00:09:19

Black history virtual tour of Fredericton

2/14/2024
Fredericton is a city with plenty of historical spots, and a Black history virtual walking tour is exploring them. Clare MacKenzie spoke to historian and creator of the project, Jennifer Dow.

Duration:00:07:20

Harvest Music Festival '24

2/14/2024
Organizers of Fredericton's Harvest Music Festival are busy planning this year's event, and already have some big performers booked. Clare MacKenzie spoke to Brent Staeben about that.

Duration:00:13:16

Sextortion scams on the rise in N.B.

2/14/2024
​Clare MacKenzie spoke to Stephen Sauer with Cybertip.ca about the rise in sextortion across Canada​, and what you can do to protect yourself and your children.

Duration:00:15:14

Medical column - Loneliness

2/13/2024
A recent study examines the increased health risks of loneliness and obesity. Clare MacKenzie spoke to Dr. Peter Lin.

Duration:00:08:52

Playhouse preview - Flip Fabrique

2/13/2024
The circus is coming to town, but it's not your ordinary circus. Tim Yerxa tells us about Flip Fabrique, coming to the Fredericton Playhouse.

Duration:00:08:22

Workforce housing

2/13/2024
Working close to where you live may be a possibility in Fredericton soon. Clare MacKenzie spoke with Julia Woodhall-Melnik, a housing researcher at the University of New Brunswick.

Duration:00:10:35

Nursing homes short staffed

2/12/2024
A new nursing home is opening its doors to residents on Fredericton's north side, but one union rep says the city has major nursing home staffing issues. Clare MacKenzie spoke to Sharon Teare, President of the New Brunswick Council of Nursing Home Unions.

Duration:00:14:24

​Flood meeting

2/12/2024
If you have questions or concerns about flooding in the city of Fredericton, there is a public meeting happening this week. Clare MacKenzie spoke to David Coon, MLA for Fredericton South, who is organizing the meeting.

Duration:00:08:56

World Radio Day

2/12/2024
For more than a century, the medium of radio has been informing and entertaining billions around the world. That legacy is marked every year on this day.​ Clare MacKenzie spoke to Joe Mahoney​, who helped shape CBC over the past 35 years and ​is the author of 'Adventures in the Radio Trade'.

Duration:00:07:33

Winning season for UNB Reds Men's hockey

2/11/2024
The UNB Reds Men's Hockey Team just wrapped a perfect season, winning all 30 games they were scheduled to play, and that makes head coach Gardiner MacDougall the winningest coach in U Sports history.

Duration:00:08:48

Working on it: New Canadian Sculpture

2/11/2024
John Leroux is back to talk about one of the main exhibits at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.

Duration:00:12:39

Bell/CTV cuts

2/8/2024
King's journalism prof Brian Daly on the loss of regional radio stations, television noon news and media jobs.

Duration:00:11:47

International ski racing

2/8/2024
Michele Leger of Ski N.B. on Crabbe Mountain's first international alpine competition since 1992.

Duration:00:07:53

Fundy and Kouchibouguac bookings

2/8/2024
Daniel Sinclair of Parks Canada on summer camping reservations and current happenings at N.B.'s national parks.

Duration:00:07:48

Madawaska taxes

2/7/2024
​Jeanne Armstrong spoke to Madawaska Maliseet First Nation Chief Patric​ia Bernard​ ​whose community is working on a new independent tax regime after the province cancelled its tax sharing agreement with her community.

Duration:00:16:13