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
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Wednesday April 14th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Local hospitals preparing for influx of COVID patients from outside Waterloo Region (21:12); Ontario's 'choice' of fully online school would gamble on children for profit (43:45); What's on Wednesday? Betty Thompson Golf Tournament / Leadership Waterloo Region announces Fresh Innovator winner -- Leadership Waterloo Region introduces Fresh Innovators (1:04:46); Street drug users fear overdoses, 'near-death experiences,' says report backing a safe supply program (1:27:12); Between Two Hosts. Topic: How is Canada handling the COVID-19 Vaccine rollout? (1:48:13); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Julie Medeiros, Mortgage Agent, DLC Premier Mortgages (2:06:03) Apr 14, 2021, 03:00 PM
Tuesday April 13th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Proposal to close Mill Street for summer patio seating (20:44); Three years after the Humboldt Broncos bus accident, Kaleb Dahlgren pens an inspirational book (43:24); Is it last call for The Beer Store? Ballooning losses and increased competition raise questions about its survival (1:04:33); Kyle Dubas's aggressive deadline sends strong message to Maple Leafs, fans (1:27:15); Monthly Mental Health Check in (1:47:42); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Ali Mohamad, CEO, Lyte Medical (2:06:17) Apr 13, 2021, 03:00 PM
Monday April 12th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Regional police suspend community cruiser campaign (21:15); Backyard hens supported by majority of survey respondents in Waterloo (43:41); MZOs threaten Ontario's finite resource - farmland (1:03:54); Rant or Rave. You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:26:28); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Faisal Susiwala, Broker of Record, Re/Max Twin City Faisal Susiwala Realty (2:05:36) Apr 12, 2021, 03:00 PM
Friday April 9th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Kitchener's vacant office space is the highest in the region (21:01); When will we see "Two way all day GO" (42:51); Guelph charity helping fly in vaccines to remote areas worldwide (1:02:40); Friday Four Panel. Topics: What do you think of the new "diversity cruiser" unveiled by WRPS? / Ontario is under another Stay At Home order. Does the government really mean it this time? / Do we have too many vaccines in freezers or not enough vaccines in Canada? / Should schools return to remote learning after the spring break? (1:25:13) Apr 09, 2021, 03:00 PM
Thursday April 8th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); All Ontario education staff working with special needs students, or those in COVID hot spots, to get vaccine (20:59); Climate action, job creation are top post-pandemic priorities for Canadians (43:02); 'Best day on the job in 25 years,' says the officer who discovered missing Ontario three-year-old (1:03:56); Proposed Canadian gun bill will create U.S.-style patchwork of firearms laws (1:26:39); The Flip Side. TOPIC: Should you drink expired milk? (1:46:46) Apr 08, 2021, 03:00 PM
Wednesday April 7th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); 'There's just no justification': More than 120 police officers in Ontario are currently suspended with pay (10:17); 'The rules do not make any sense': Small businesses frustrated by latest province-wide shutdown (42:55); What's on Wednesday? Local Art for Local Walls partners with Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation / Spread the Warmth aims to help the homeless (1:03:14); What's in a name? Experts confused by terms like lockdown, shutdown, circuit breakers (1:25:56); Between Two Hosts (1:46:07); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Tracy Valko, The Valko Team (2:03:30) Apr 07, 2021, 03:00 PM
Tuesday April 6th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Schools in Peel and Guelph switching to remote-only learning this week (21:17); I didn't just cover the Humboldt Broncos' bus crash - I lived it alongside the rest of the city (43:44); Creating sustainable change for racialized youth (1:04:25); Ask the Chief! Waterloo Regional Police Chief Bryan Larkin is here to anser all your policing questions (1:26:35) Apr 06, 2021, 03:00 PM
Monday April 5th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Condo tower with community performance space planned for 20 Queen St. North in Kitchener (21:27); Waterloo Region wants all parents to have a say in child care (43:46); Debate on Cambridge CTS site postponed following emotional pleas, delegations (1:04:35); Rant or Rave. You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:27:51) Apr 05, 2021, 03:00 PM
Thursday April 1st, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Guelph police explain why no charge laid in racial slurs incident (21:31); Guelph woman victim of racist verbal attack urges community to support one another (32:47); Region approves over $1M in funding to help small, medium-sized businesses (43:11); Canadians can buy Xinjiang cotton products despite Ottawa's vow to stop forced labour imports (1:02:25); It's time for Canada to focus on expanding our population (1:25:07); The Flip Side (1:47:12) Apr 01, 2021, 03:00 PM
Wednesday March 31st, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Where are all the vaccines? (21:07); Allowing pharmacists to prescribe medication could save millions: UW study (43:28); WRPS diversity vehicle controversy (52:34); Good Friday Fish Fry at Greenwood Rod and Gun (1:05:08); Tiny Home Takeout marks two months of serving pay-what-you-can meals in downtown Kitchener (1:18:13); School board trustees call on region to make special education workers a priority for vaccination (1:26:39); Between Two Hosts (1:47:56); Five Minutes with Farwell (2:05:22) Mar 31, 2021, 03:00 PM
Tuesday March 30th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Why does AstraZeneca vaccine guidance keep changing? Experts weigh in (20:39); Twelve Jurors Seated in Chauvin Case (43:14); COVID long-haul: a lingering problem for some who recover (1:04:25); Cycling safety in the Waterloo Region (1:27:05); Journalism jobs are precarious, financially insecure and require family support (1:47:37) Mar 30, 2021, 03:00 PM
Monday March 29th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Downtown business association supports weekend road closures for patios (20:45); Two-way, all-day GO service to become reality by 2025: Ontario (42:36); Canada, U.S. sanctions on Chinese government 'counter-productive', targeting scapegoats: UW prof (1:03:50); Rant or Rave (1:26:14) Mar 29, 2021, 03:00 PM
Friday March 26th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Cambridge Consumption and Treatment Services Community Consultation and Site Identification (21:04); Your phone isn't snooping on you, but it is tracking you (43:01); Kitchener mayor delivers 'not your typical' State of the City (1:03:08); Friday four panel.Topics: Does the Ontario budget strike the right tone? / Can Erin O'Toole keep his job as Conservative leader if the party creates a credible carbon plan? / Is Canada's vaccine messaging misleading? / Will all-day, two-way Go train service be a reality by 2025? (1:26:00) Mar 26, 2021, 03:00 PM
Thursday March 25th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); Two-way, all-day GO service to become reality by 2025: Ontario (20:51); One-on-one with Erin O'Toole (42:57); Make way! Creating space for change in Canadian politics (1:04:02); Ontario budget to spend billions on emerging from pandemic (1:26:28); The Flip Side. TOPIC: What's the best way to make a hard boiled egg? (1:47:16) Mar 25, 2021, 03:00 PM
Wednesday March 24th, 2021 The opening monologue (0:56); With Vaccines Coming, Family Doctors Could Jab Millions More if Fully Involved (21:26); By responding to pandemic in a reactionary manner, our leaders continue to fail our most vulnerable (43:19); Waterloo Region Family Network prepares for "Evening of Elegance at Home" (1:03:49); Annual Walk to End ALS goes virtual in 2021 (1:15:26); The Seven Wonders of Waterloo Region's townships (1:26:33); Between Two Hosts. Topic: The Seven Wonders of Waterloo Region's townships (1:46:36) Mar 24, 2021, 03:00 PM