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.
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.
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.
This week on our series on New Brunswick folk songs, Mike Bravener introduces us to a unique version of a song called Whoa Mule.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Susan Holt is the newly elected as leader of the New Brunswick Liberal Party. Holt is the first female leader in the history of the party. Guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with her about what her priorities are as she takes over the party leadership.
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.
Rachel Cave has a powerful story about a woman who lost her baby at 35 weeks after a night in the emergency room at the Chalmers Hospital in Fredericton.
Healthcare workers will be posted in 5 hospital emergency rooms across the province. It's a Horizon Health pilot project to help monitor patients waiting to be seen by a doctor. Margaret Melanson is the interim President and CEO for Horizon Health Network she speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about the hopes for this project.
The fourth and final interview with the candidates for leadership of the New Brunswick Liberal Party. Former cabinet minister Donald Arseneault speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about why he wants the job and what he has to offer the party.
On this week's book club guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with author Sheree Fitch about her favourite reads, and you might find them surprising!
A former MP throws his hat into the contest for leadership of New Brunswick's Liberal Party. Candidate TJ Harvey speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about his run for the leadership.
Being good at tennis seems to run in the family for the Nadeaus of Quispamsis. CBC guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with the brother and sister who are both on their way to the Canada Games next month.
Just days before he was fired, the CEO of Horizon Health, Dr. John Dornan, was talking about moving hospitals back into the red phase of COVID protocols. The CBC's provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras has an internal email about what Dornan described as a 7th wave and more details on that story.
On Esgenoôpetitj First Nation kids are spending the week learning their mother tongue and their culture. Candida Nickerson, an Esgenoôpetitj Council Member tells us more about the a Mi'kmaq language immersion camp and it's importance to the community.
Tens of thousands of people are struggling to get access to healthcare in the province. But it's even harder for newcomers. The President of the New Brunswick Multicultural Council speaks with guest host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about the issues newcomers are having.
Making the jump from deputy premier in the Higgs government, to leader of the Official Opposition, can Robert Gauvin cement his place in the Liberal Party of New Brunswick. Gauvin speaks with Guest Host Colleen Kitts-Goguen about his hopes for upcoming leadership race.
Folks on Grand Manan have done it all to try to get Scotiabank to reconsider it's decision to close the island's only bank. CBC host Julia Wright heads to the island to hear from some of the people who will be affected by the closure.
The latest research on vitamin D calls into question some of what doctors thought it could do. We find out more when guest host Colleen Kitts Goguen speaks with with Dr. Peter Lin.
Our first interview this week with one of the Liberal leadership candidates. The party's leadership convention is this Saturday August 6th. Colleen Kitts-Goguen speaks with Susan Holt, the first woman to run for the leadership of the New Brunswick Liberal Party.
Hockey Canada has been using a special fund to settle sexual assault allegations. Colleen Kitz-Goguen speaks with sports lawyer Will Russell about the fund, and what the revelations from the hearings could mean for Hockey Canada.