The Mike Farwell Show
Wednesday August 24th 2016 - 12pm Aug 24, 2016, 08:24 AM
LATEST EPISODES
Aug 14: Back to School plans, Bike Lanes, and Threats to Trudeau and his cabinet The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario education minister 'unlocks' $500M to improve distancing, ventilation for back-to-school (22:57); Coronation Boulevard bike lanes sparked Cambridge rage against the regional machine (44:33); Justin Ling: Threats to Trudeau and his cabinet up 30% - someone is going to get killed (1:04:24); Bloc Québécois leader wants new election unless Trudeau, Morneau, Telford step down (1:26:54); Guelph police admit error with media officers about MP Tabbara's arrest (1:47:21) Yesterday at 03:00 PM
Aug 13: There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario budget deficit projected to jump to $38.5 billion in 2020-2021 (22:00); Summer has been the easy part of the pandemic. It's what comes next that worries experts (44:27); There aren't enough batteries to electrify all cars - focus on trucks and buses instead (1:04:31); Businesses: As we prepare to reopen during COVID-19, all employees need paid sick days (1:27:28); Heidelberg woman questions delay in investigation of brother's death (1:47:55) Aug 13, 2020, 03:00 PM
Aug 12: Regional council to mull over report on options to prohibit hate symbols The opening monologue (0:56); Regional council to mull over report on options to prohibit hate symbols (22:03); Regional council cancels bike lane pilot in Cambridge (44:47); The Sunshine Foundation of Canada shifts to virtual fundraising during the pandemic (1:04:49); Kitchener woman competes in World's Toughest Race: Eco-challenge Fiji (1:17:14); Democracy Watch calls for key changes to stop conflicts of interest in federal government spending (1:27:28); Why strategists say Leslyn Lewis makes the Conservative leadership race unpredictable (1:48:11) Aug 12, 2020, 03:00 PM
Aug 11: Regional Council votes to end temporary bike lane pilot project in Cambridge The opening monologue (0:56); Transmission trouble: Statistician concerned over back-to-school plan (21:37); Stop Metrolinx from bulldozing seven acres of forest at Margaret Greene Park (44:19); Canada to retaliate dollar for dollar after US announces 10% tariff on aluminum (1:05:19); CMHA Mental Health Checkup (1:27:37); Regional Council votes to end temporary bike lane pilot project in Cambridge (1:48:06) Aug 11, 2020, 03:00 PM
Aug 10: Cambridge seeks details over application to process nuclear waste in city The opening monologue (0:56); Cambridge seeks details over application to process nuclear waste in city (20:13); New Kitchener library might offer cooking lessons, or a garden, as well as books (42:49); The House of Friendship introduces Shelter Care (1:03:15); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:24:59); Five Minutes With Farwell. GUEST: Faisal Susiwala, Broker of Record, Re/Max Twin City Faisal Susiwala Realty (2:02:49) Aug 10, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 7: Confederate flags spotted hanging from Cambridge home The opening monologue (0:56); Confederate flags spotted hanging from Cambridge home (20:04); Many Ontario postsecondary students stuck paying thousands in rent for vacant rooms amid pandemic (43:39); The Albion Hotel has a new owner (1:02:32); Friday Four panel: Replay on Racism (Originally Aired March 15th, 2019) (1:25:55) Aug 07, 2020, 03:00 PM
Aug 6: OHL announces return to play plan The opening monologue (0:56); Wellesley woman asks township of Perth East to ban hate symbols (23:02); OHL announces return to play plan (44:43); Beware of bias training: Addressing systemic racism is not an easy fix (1:05:30); COVID-19 conspiracy theories creating a 'public health crisis' in Canada, experts say (1:29:17); Rally for Land Back (1:49:00) Aug 06, 2020, 03:00 PM
Aug 5: Why vaccines are less effective in the elderly The opening monologue (0:56); Why vaccines are less effective in the elderly, and what it means for COVID-19 (21:44); Homicide Investigates Double Shooting in Brampton (44:34); New "Buddystick" makes social distancing easy (1:05:31); THEMUSEUM to host exclusive Canadian engagement of The Rolling Stones "Unzipped" exhibition (1:16:35); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:28:15); Five minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Alison Lopes, Dominion Lending Centres (2:06:03) Aug 05, 2020, 03:00 PM
Aug 4: Are coronavirus outbreaks inevitable if Ontario reopens schools? The opening monologue (0:56); COVID-19 exposure notification app now available (20:02); Defunding doesn’t mean abolishing police, UW student town hall hears (42:01); Coronavirus outbreaks are inevitable if Ontario reopens schools (1:03:20); Ask the Chief! (1:26:33) Aug 04, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 31: PM Trudeau to be in hot seat over WE Charity affair The opening monologue (0:56); Reaction to Ford government's back to school announcement (20:19); PM Trudeau to be in hot seat over WE Charity affair (43:32); The pandemic is not only a health crisis, it is causing Canadians financial stress as well (1:03:31); Wrong time and place for Preston slow streets pilot project, Cambridge council says (1:25:55); Hockey's back, and here's how you can expect broadcasts to change (1:46:23) Jul 31, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 30: Independent Long-Term Care, Restaurants during the Pandemic, and dealing with the rise in online hate The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario Launches Independent Long-Term Care COVID-19 Commission (20:36); Second day added to regional anti-racism town hall (42:28); How the Pandemic Will Change Restaurants (1:03:40); World Day against Trafficking in Persons (1:25:33); Facebook partners with Ontario university on 'global network' to counter rise in online hate (1:44:18) Jul 30, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 29: Our Cash-Free Future Is Getting Closer The opening monologue (0:56); A Joint Letter from Dr. Nicola Mercer and Mayor Cam Guthrie: Let's Keep Moving Forward Together (21:08); Trudeau and top aide to testify on WE affair Thursday (43:56); Lisaard/Innisfree Hospice celebrates 20 years (1:04:58); Our Cash-Free Future Is Getting Closer (1:26:01); Parents divided over sending kids back to school(1:46:00); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Julie Medeiros, Mortgage Agent, Dominion Lending Centre (2:03:39) Jul 29, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 28: Sir John A. Macdonald Statue in Baden to be relocated The opening monologue (0:56); Sir John A. Macdonald Statue in Baden to be relocated (21:48); More Canadians are saying yes to meat-free diets (42:08); Municipalities to receive up to $4 billion from province, feds to offset costs of COVID-19 (1:03:01); Tiny homes not solution to ending homelessness (1:25:15); Public Health updates Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:43:42) Jul 28, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 27: By removing statues, are we erasing history? The opening monologue (0:56); Does removing statues take away the historical lessons of people's past? (21:00); Waterloo researchers' math model could help guide Ontario's reopening plans (44:14); Service dog fundraiser for Amanda Burrows (1:04:56); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:26:59) Jul 27, 2020, 03:00 PM
Jul 24: Should we defund the police & invest in our community? The opening monologue (0:56); Which Canadians get COVID-19 vaccines first? Experts will face tough decisions (06:01); School reopening plan, more resources coming next week: Lecce (20:59); Defund the Waterloo Regional Police Service and invest in our community (1:05:44); Divorces have increased during the pandemic, and lawyers are expecting more (1:25:56); ‘Why don’t they just work harder?’ This kind of anti-Blackness is prevalent in Chinese-Canadian communities. It’s time to address it (1:45:26) New Study Shows (2:00:37) Jul 24, 2020, 03:00 PM