The Mike Farwell Show
Tuesday April 4 2017 1 PM
1:00 PM TOPIC: Recap Morning Topic TOPIC: Dangerous parent driving GUEST: Leslie Maxwell, School Travel Planner, Student Transportation Services of Waterloo Region https://www.570news.com/2017/03/28/parents-dangerous-driving-putting-kids-risk-school-drop-off/
1:30 PM TOPIC: Mike Pazaratz, CEO, Rave (rave.io) IN STUDIO Rave is a technology-focused media company located in Kitchener who has combined the most popular mobile activities: watching videos and chatting with friends. Featuring content from YouTube, Viki, Vimeo, Reddit, Google Drive, and Dropbox, users can host global movie nights with friend, or mash up two of your favourite songs seamlessly.
Apr 04, 2017, 04:06 PM
LATEST EPISODES
Feb 20: Salt, Education, and Street Parties The opening monologue (0:56); Salt shortage looming? Private snow clearers feeling the pinch (22:50); Student protesters at Queen's Park 'should have their mouths washed out with soap,' Doug Ford says (44:44); Connect the Corridor (1:05:48); Nine universities working together to end unsanctioned street parties (1:30:10); What's on Wednesday! (1:51:52) Today at 03:00 PM
Feb 19: Jobs, Racism, and Federal Politics The opening monologue (0:56); Gerald Butts resigns as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's principal secretary (23:59); Lots of work but fewer want it as participation rate shrinks (44:57); WRDSB students accused of posting racist content on social media (1:06:56); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:29:29) Feb 19, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 15: Amber Alerts, Hockey Parents, and International Women's Day The opening monologue (0:56); These are the witnesses the Liberals plan to call to the justice committee - and the big names they left out (22:43); Regional Police investigating alleged attack during minor hockey game (44:42); The Coach's Show (1:06:11); 17th annual International Women's Day Celebration (1:18:32); The Friday Four Panel. Topics: Is our Prime Minister corrupt after the SNC-Lavalin controversy? / Should Hockey Canada and the Ontario Hockey Federation relax its bylaws on specialized hockey? / Should municipalities be forced to Unify? / Where should the Cambridge Multiplex be built? (1:28:56) Feb 15, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 14: Hockey Parents, Autism, and Pizza The opening monologue (0:56); Late GO trains cost commuter extra Presto tap off charges (22:23); Regional Police investigating alleged attack during minor hockey game (45:06); Titans coach learns and educated through personal experience (1:06:51); Group claims minister pressed them for positive quote on new autism program (1:17:31); Have your say: making auto insurance more accessible and affordable in Ontario (1:28:24); The Flip Side: Does Pineapple Belong on Pizza? (1:50:02) Feb 14, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 13: Cambridge Multiplex, Bike Lanes, and Self-Checkouts The opening monologue (0:56); Some Liberals boost Jody Wilson-Raybould after she resigned from cabinet (21:46); Multiplex costs adding up in Cambridge (44:55); Research will help urban planners prioritize bike lanes (1:06:06); Why some stores have pulled their self-checkout machines (1:30:50); What's on Wednesday! (1:51:01) Feb 13, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 12: Minor Hockey, Waterloo Budget, and Mental Health The opening monologue (0:56); Hockey players with assistive devices barred from Ont. tournaments (22:41); Sex offences against minors: Investigation reveals more than 200 Canadian coaches convicted in last 20 years (48:08); Waterloo City Council approves 2019 budget (1:05:57); Bissonnette sentence likely to be appealed, legal experts say (1:29:03); Mental Health monthly segment (1:48:30) Feb 12, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 11: Unifor vs GM, Minor Hockey, and Post-Traumatic Stress The opening monologue (0:56); 'Losing is not an option': Unifor's fight against GM is a battle for its future (21:09); Hockey players with assistive devices barred from Ont. tournaments (44:44); Laurier researchers aim to prevent post-traumatic stress injuries among police officers (1:06:49); Rant or Rave:You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:29:21) Feb 11, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 8: Regional Governments, Trudeau, and The Rangers The opening monologue (0:56); Local leaders meet with advisors on Ontario municipality review (21:47); For a commission of inquiry into SNC-Lavalin and the Prime Minister's Office (45:03); The Kitchener Rangers Coach's Show with Jay McKee (1:04:31); Re-Fridgee-Eighter Run (1:20:10)The Friday Four Panel. Topics: Does Canada have a corrupt Federal government? / Should we be concerned about privatized healthcare in Ontario? / ShouldCanada cap the amount of immigrant applications? / Should restaurants implement a greener cup? (1:27:55) Feb 08, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 7: Fluoride, Autism Funding, and Board Games The opening monologue (0:56); City scraps plans to put multiplex at Cambridge Centre (1:52); PC staffer quits over what he calls Ontario's 'absolutely wrongheaded' autism plan (20:56); Canadian Taxpayer Federation launches campaign to balance the Federal budget (43:43); New group aims to help downtown Kitchener dwellers connect (1:03:50); Rocky: The Musical and 2019 Drayton Entertainment Season (1:12:42); Canadian cities rethink removal of fluoride from tap water (1:26:00); The Flip Side: Board Games (1:46:18) Feb 07, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 6: Freezing Rain, Private Healthcare, and the SOTU Address The opening monologue (0:56); Freezing rain warning issued for Wednesday (1:49); Trump's call for compromise is only on his own terms (20:57); Health inspections, air ambulance won't be privatized, minister says (44:22); Backlash after study refutes idea that breakfast is the most important meal of the day (1:05:56); 'Unilateral surrender': Industry slams Ontario call to drop tariffs on U.S. (1:29:12); What's on Wednesday! (1:50:38) Feb 06, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 5: Making a #BetterCup, Privatizing Healthcare Services, and Troubling Tweets Feb 05, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 4: Fluoride, Fitness, and The Superbowl The opening monologue (0:56); Patriots edge Rams in lowest-scoring Super Bowl ever (22:03); Pro-fluoride movement may be coming back to Waterloo Region (44:07); Even a 20-Second Exercise 'Snack' Can Improve Fitness (1;06:05); Cambridge special needs hockey team sidelined by new rules (1:19:34); Rant or Rave:You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:29:48) Feb 04, 2019, 03:00 PM
Feb 1: Extreme Cold, Healthcare, and Words The opening monologue (0:56); 'Frozen' children wait in extreme cold as buses are delayed (21:25); Leaked document reveals PC government's plan to privatize health services: NDP (45:19); The Kitchener Rangers Coach's Show w/ Jay McKee (1:04:51); Property taxes going up over two per cent in Kitchener (1:19:15); The Friday Four Panel. Topics: Should municipalities rethink removal of fluoride from tap water? / Are kids getting too much screen time? / Should the Region's cities develop a plan to implement city wide snow clearing? / Should the Province cancel all day kindergarten? (1:27:43) Feb 01, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jan 31: Child Development and Screen Time, Fake News Interference and The Flip Side Returns! Jan 31, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jan 30: Mental Health, Seatbelts, and Traffic The opening monologue (0:56); U.S. formally requests extradition of Meng Wanzhou to face financial fraud charges (21:51); Students Launch Campaign Demanding Government Action on Mental Health (44:38); New campaign by region and Regional Police aimed at reducing crashes (1:06:59); Should seatbelts be mandatory on school buses? (1:29:24); What's on Wednesday! (1:50:36) Jan 30, 2019, 03:00 PM