Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.
CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks covers the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom... and everything in between.
Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the urgent to the utterly strange.
The House is Canada's most popular political affairs show. Every Saturday the program takes you to Parliament Hill — and around the country — for in-depth coverage and analysis of the week’s major political news.
If a joke's worth telling, it's worth repeating. Comedy Factory host Jane Testar collects our favourite skits, commentaries and funny bits that appeared on CBC Radio over the past week. It's an assembly line of humour, safety-tested and priced to move!
Tapestry is your guide through the messy business of being human. You’ll hear surprising conversations and rediscover your connection to something larger than yourself. Tapestry: your time to pause and go deep.
Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.
Unscripted and honest radio debates. Ontario Today is never shy. The host, studio guests and callers dive right into the contentious issues of the day. CBC Radio One from 12 to 1 ET. Call-in 1-888-817-8995.
Get ready to meet the artists you're talking about, and the ones you'll soon love. Whatever you're into — be it music, TV, film, visual art, theatre or comedy — q is there. Expect deep insight, and big surprises. Because on q, arts and entertainment get personal.
Laugh Out Loud is your radio and web destination for Canadian comedy. From the famous to the newly found, you are guaranteed to laugh out loud. Every week, host Ali Hassan crosses the country and cruises the Web to bring you what's new and hot in Canadian comedy from stand-up to sketch to musical comedy and beyond.
Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world — whether it's down the road or around the globe. Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
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.
Hosted by Leah-Simone Bowen, Podcast Playlist's podcast obsessed producers help you find the best podcasts out there. Each week we curate fresh, exciting and thoughtful stories to help you unearth new podcasts to add to your rotation. From true crime to comedy, from current affairs to audio fiction and everything in between. Each week we take you on a journey with lots of discoveries along the way.
Cross Country Checkup is Canada's only national phone-in show, broadcasting live from coast to coast to coast. Checkup is Canada's weekly town hall — a place for raw, honest perspectives on the most pressing issues of the week. For over 55 years, it's where Canadians gather to listen to each other every Sunday afternoon. Call us: 1-888-416-8333.
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Saturday.
CBC Radio's Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
CBC Radio's Writers and Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.
If you're talking about it, so is Judy Aldous on Alberta's only province wide open line. From strong opinions, to thoughtful arguments, to stories worth repeating - you never know what you'll hear nex ...
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
CBC Radio's Information Morning Cape Breton helps listeners better understand and explore the challenges in our island's future, remember their past and celebrate their neighbours' accomplishments.
CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
BC Today is where British Columbians connect on issues facing their lives and their community. Every week day at noon PT and 1pm MT, BC Today host Michelle Eliot delves into the top story for the province.
A vibrant blend of top news stories, local weather, traffic reports, comedy, local music, and interviews about politics, science and culture. Tune into Mainstreet on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m. Add your voice by calling us at 1-888-686-MAIN (6246) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
The Morning Edition is Regina’s #1 rated morning show. We connect you with the people, news, culture that make this city and province great. Join the conversation weekdays from 6:00 to 8:30am on CBC Radio One.
CBC Radio's Metro Morning keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.
CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.
CBC Radio's On The Go has now been on the air for 50 years, bringing Newfoundlanders and Labradorians stories from every nook, cranny and cove in the province.
The ocean is a part of daily life in Newfoundland and Labrador. Whether it’s fishing, tourism, shipping, research or culture, there are thousands of people whose lives have some connection to the sea. The Broadcast casts a wide net to explore the stories of people in coastal communities in Newfoundland and Labrador and around the world.
CBC Radio host Sheryl MacKay meets creative people from all around the province. Hear about their passions and inspirations. You'll visit artists and in their studios, musicians and performers backstage, writers at their keyboards and chefs at the cooktop. There's great conversation and a lot of laughs too waiting for you every weekend on North by Northwest.
While you've been sleeping, the world has changed. The St. John’s Morning Show tells you how. We bring you the latest news, the stories that matter most, and the information you need.
CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.
The CBC's great Canadian book debate returns. Five prominent Canadians have each selected the one book that they believe all of Canada should read. After each day's debate, they will vote to eliminate one book, until only the winner remains.
From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth.
CBC Radio listeners in Manitoba start their day off right with Information Radio. Join us for a variety of stories and items, including news, sports, traffic, business, comedy and more.
Leave the work week behind with Daybreak Alberta. A great mix of chat, great music and news, start your weekends right with Paul Karchut.
The Early Edition is Vancouver's connection to the latest breaking local news, interviews that cut through the spin, and community stories and personalities that surprise and delight.
Wiretap on CBC Radio, the unofficial podcast http://www.cbc.ca/wiretap Do you want Wiretap to be available in an official podcast form? Then write to the CBC and tell them. http://www.cbc.ca/podcasting/contactus.html Questions? Complaints? Please contact me: email@example.com. Grab all of the shows from http://www.supernintendochalmers.net/wiretap/
Up-close and intimate performances by some of Canada’s best musicians, recorded live off the CBC studio floor.
Every episode of Promised Land brings a story of an escape that starts anywhere in the world, but always ends in Canada. In this 10-part series, host Natasha Fatah presents stories of dangerous getaways as described by the immigrants and refugees who endured them to get here.
On The Island is a lively and informative blend of news, reviews and interviews, designed to keep Victorians informed about the issues that matter to them.
It launched in June 2005 as one of the world's first music podcasts and has been called ‘Canada’s top podcast’ by Spin Magazine and ‘Canada’s most important podcast’ by Exclaim! magazine. This one-hour show features the best in new Canadian rock, pop, hip-hop, singer-songwriters, alt-country, and electronica. If you're looking for a source of amazing new music, look no further.
Writers & Company revisits Eleanor Wachtel’s 2012 conversation with one of England’s great novelists, Hilary Mantel, who died on Sept. 22, 2022. She was 70. Mantel was one of the few writers to win the Booker Prize twice — first in 2009 for Wolf Hall, and again in 2012 for its sequel, Bring Up the Bodies. She talked to Eleanor Wachtel about histori…
Dorothy Ellen Plamer on Kerfuffle, Wayne Johnston on Jennie's Boy and Susan Musgrave takes our Proust questionnaire, and more.
UN Ambassador Bob Rae discusses Russia’s limited mobilization and the evolving war in Ukraine, MPs Nathaniel Erskine-Smith and Don Davies talk about a review of Canada’s cannabis rules and CBC reporter Kate McKenna digs into the issue of immigration in the current Quebec election. Plus — political scientist Jared Wesley and pollster Christian Bourq…
Could an auction process be the next way that fish prices get established? One fisheries advocate sure hopes so.Plus, a check-in with the Petty Harbour Fisherman's Co-op to see how their ghost gear retrieval program is going so far.
Michael Fortune tells us about some of the Irish customs and traditions that are still going strong in rural parts of this province. In some cases, even long after those traditions have fizzled out in Ireland.
Childcare advocates are applauding the Province's announcement to cut daycare costs by up to $550 a month, and nearly double $10-a-day daycare spots by the end of the year. We'll talk about who will benefit and what work still needs to be done. And in our second half, Brian Minter of Minter Country Garden takes your questions.…
On today's show: Canada is up to four discount airlines. How many are here to stay? Our Kyle Bakx has the story; he gets knocked down, and he gets up again. A conversation with the front man of Chumbawamba ahead of his Calgary Film Festival debut; a Calgary doggo is now a local theatre star. We meet Mojave.…
Dr. Chris Applewhaite is a family doctor on Salt Spring Island in BC, a place where nearly half of all residents don’t have one. Low pay, a mountain of paperwork and lack of timely access to MRIs and specialists make the work so frustrating to Chris and his colleagues that many are giving up.
With students starting a new school year, we examine the impact of tech on remote learning. Western University associate professor Prachi Srivastava talks about the impact of COVID on educational outcomes. Sharon Saw, Grade 1 teacher from Edmonton, Alta., shares how she uses TikTok to connect with students and fellow educators. University of Windso…
How a YouTuber chronicling everyday Russian life adjusts to life during wartime; Italy seems poised to elect a Prime Minister with neo-fascist roots; how Canadians are challenging colonial naming conventions by changing their own names; The Dreamlife of Georgie Stone documents a transgender teen who challenged Australia's laws so she could affirm h…
Bob and Blake Vermilyea talk about finding themselves taking over the family's dairy and crop operation while in their twenties. We then hear from Bob's son Blake who talks about where farming is heading in the future; Daemin Whetung is one of the organizers of the Mnoominkewin Gathering being held at Curve Lake First Nation, to celebrate wild rice…
Rutger Bregman, historian and author of the New York Times bestseller, Humankind: A Hopeful History, argues that when a crisis hits, history shows that people band together to help one another. Tricia Wachtendorf directs the Disaster Research Center at the University of Delaware. Both have stories that will give you hope.…
Hurricane Fiona: Inverness, Hurricane Fiona: Wedding, Ukraine/Russia Swap, Hilary Mantel Obit, Georgian Russian Influx, AIH Postcards and more.
Da'Vine Joy Randolph talks about her new film, On the Come Up, and her own come up that saw her move from opera singer to scene-stealing actor. Dancer and choreographer Peggy Baker tells us about her decision to retire after 50 years of innovating contemporary dance in Canada, plus why she wanted to try something completely new with her final produ…
A new book lets the Milky Way speak for itself - and it’s kind of a jerk; Watch out for the quiet ones – The smartest racoons are the most docile; 375 million years ago an animal crawled out of the water - then noped right back in; Seventeen bodies found in a medieval well were likely from a 12th century hate-crime; The science of a city’s summer s…
This week the changing face of the monarchy in northern Ontario, a look at the salaries of town councilors as a municipal election issue, another professor leaves Laurentian University, we tour the recycling operations at Glencore's smelter in Falconbridge, and an update on the film industry in Sudbury.…
Miguel Rivas, Brandon Ash-Mohammed and Jan Caruana take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford
Julian Barnes’ latest novel, Elizabeth Finch, asks the question, what if civilization took a wrong turn in the 4th Century, by choosing Christianity over Hellenistic and Roman paganism?
Linda Pearse and Joanna Manning spoke with the CBC's Matt Tunnacliffe. Gayle H. Martin played the new harpsichord.
Tina Simpkin joins Mar Noon to talk storm preparedness
Mayor Amanda McDougall shares the details on what the CBRM is doing in preparation for Fiona.
With Hurricane Fiona looking to be a historic storm, power outages are almost inevitable. Those outages could mean serious risks for people with breathing problems. Michelle Donaldson with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and PEI talks about how to plan ahead.
Fredericton Homeless Shelters open two apartments in house on Aberdeen Street
The early bird gets the worm, so they say... New research also points to the health risks of being a night owl... (0:00)The Mayor of Happy Valley-Goose is hoping to have a bus service running in Happy Valley-Goose Bay within one year. (8:37)How many Lances does Labrador have, and I'm talking about places? Folklorist and storyteller Dale Jarvis will…
Meinhold Doelle, a well respected environmental lawyer and Dalhousie professor, died over the weekend when his bicycle was hit by an SUV. Nova Scotia environmentalist Susanna Fuller speaks to guest host Preston Mulligan about a key figure in the province's environmental movement.
Andrew Rasiulis with the Canadian Global Affairs Institute joins us for the hour as we discuss Russia's escalation of the war in Ukraine.
From the Winnipeg Comedy Festival last May, Michael McCreary is concerned that he might have to give his Autism membership card back! And Abbas Wahab lets us know that one person can be many different types of immigrant - all at the same time!
We're going to see a lot more activity at Fundy Quay in the coming weeks as construction is getting underway. Brent McGovern with the City of Saint John has all the details.
An addition to the Trail of the Caribou will be unveiled in Turkey tomorrow. A delegation from this province will be there to commemorate the 107th anniversary of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment landing there. (Anthony Germain with Frank Gogos, vice-chair of the Regimental Advisory Council)
Hindus and Sikhs celebrate Diwali on October 24th -- Municipal Election Day. Can Ontario change the vote date? GTA International Students fall through many gaps, in life and death.
Are you making the most of the nicer weather before the painful weather begins? If not, are you racked with guilt?Host Jane Testar muses over this possibly Canadian conundrum?
Who needs a laugh? You don’t have to look far to find one. This week we’ve got a lineup of podcast picks that will make you giggle, groan and guffaw. Sometimes the cringiest moments become the funniest stories. That’s the case for Felicia, who broke her rule of not dating coworkers only to experience a date so bad, so unbelievable, that she’d go on…
This week's Ask Me Anything is with Ken Dryden. The Hockey Hall of Fame inductee and politician answers your questions.
The details of a COVID-19 outbreak at a long-term care home in Regina were not made public by the government, but after a tip to CBC Saskatchewan. We talk to our political panel, CBC's Adam Hunter and Leader-Post opinion columnist Murray Mandryk about what this means for LTC homes in Saskatchewan this fall.…