The Mike Farwell Show
Apr 10: Kitchener CTS Site, Social Media, and Volunteering The opening monologue (0:56); Region to apply for CTS site on Duke Street pending Kitchener approval (16:00); Canada mulls following others in regulating social media giants (38:18); Titans take series stranglehold against London (59:11); National Volunteer Week (1:21:19); What's on Wednesday! (1:42:17) Apr 10, 2019, 03:00 PM
LATEST EPISODES
Jun 26: ION Parking Issues, Single-Use Plastics, and VIA Rail The opening monologue (0:56); Some residents reportedly receiving warnings for parking at Conestoga Mall to use ION (22:08); Ontario reviewing political appointments after latest accusation of nepotism (43:31); Canada Infrastructure Bank to work with Via Rail on high-frequency passenger rail plan (1:04:03); Why Canada's single-use plastic ban could help the environment and wildlife (1:28:07); What's on Wednesday! (1:48:10) Today at 03:00 PM
Jun 25: Climate Emergency, Abortion, and Airlines The opening monologue (0:56); Shore Centre concerned over abortion petition (22:05); Edible cannabis rules fall far short (43:59); Kitchener council declares climate emergency (1:04:09); Air Canada reviewing how crew left passenger on parked plane (1:27:37); Vatican's official document on gender denounced by LGBT Catholics (1:47:35) Jun 25, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 24: LRT, Taxes, and Self-Driving Cars The opening monologue (0:56); Is the LRT squeezing out affordable housing? (22:37); Canadian corporations dodged up to $11B in taxes in a year, CRA report finds (44:03); What's in a name? When it comes to trusting self-driving technology, a lot (1:04:51); Rant or Rave: You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:27:24) Jun 24, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 21: ION Launch, Islamophobia, and Traffic Calming The opening monologue (0:56); With Ion on track, Ken Seiling's vision comes to life (21:22); Report on Islamophobia in Waterloo Region released (44:16); Traffic calming in Cambridge (1:05:36); Friday Four Panel. Topics: Ion is here. Now what? / What do you make of the Premier's cabinet shuffle? / How will you remember the Raptors parade? / Is tech good? (1:26:58) Jun 21, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 20: ION Launch, CTS Sites, and Laziness The opening monologue (0:56); Strong opposition to CTS site in Cambridge, but Council moves forward (21:29); LRT launches tomorrow, here's what you need to know (44:32); Anti-street-harassment campaign launches in downtown Kitchener (1:26:19); The Flip Side: Next level lazy (1:49:05) Jun 20, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 19: On Location At The True North Tech Conference 2019 The opening monologue (0:56); Coverage of The True North Tech Conference (1:12) Jun 19, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 18: ION Launch, Healthcare, and Minor Baseball The opening monologue (0:56); Daughter pleads for answers after dad's marker destroyed at Cambridge cemetery (20:59); The Ford government's sale of Provincial Health Care (44:01); Downtown Kitchener BIA and Uptown BIA to co-host huge party to celebrate ION launch (1:05:37); True North Tech Conference (1:28:25); KMBA Baseball Day (1:48:36) Jun 18, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 17: Raptors Championship Parade Coverage The opening monologue (0:56); F-Bombs during live TV championship celebrations (20:52); Raptors Championship parade coverage (44:24) Jun 17, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 14: Autism, Payday Loans, and The Raptors The opening monologue (0:56); Families of children with autism under severe pressure, Laurier study finds (3:21); The Beer Store recycling program could be casualty as Ford puts beer in corner stores (21:58); Kawhi Leonard a Raptor forever after leading franchise to first title (44:03); Honour or Insult? Canadians divided over movement to change Indigenous sports team names (1:03:21); Friday Four Panel. Topics: Is Kitchener right in limiting the number of payday loan locations that are allowed within city limits? / Should backyard chickens be allowed in the city? / Is a ban on single use plastics a step in the right direction for Canada? / Should the Catholic school board allow the pride flag to be flown at St. David's Catholic Secondary School? (1:26:37) Jun 14, 2019, 03:00 PM
Jun 13: Single Use Plastics, Mental Wellness, and Airlines The opening monologue (0:56); It's time to start charging people for using stalkerware to harass their partners, watchdog group says (2:30); Blues' worst-to-first, Stanley Cup reversal unlike anything in NHL history (20:42); Waterloo Church Rebuild / Backyard Chicken Coops (43:51); You can now visit a walk-in clinic for mental wellness 5 days a week in Windsor (1:03:48); Why Trudeau's 'plastic ban' is a painfully dumb idea (1:26:59); The Flip Side: Bad airline experiences (1:47:48) Jun 13, 2019, 03:00 PM
June 12: Backyard Hens in Cambridge, Fake news, and What's on Wednesday The opening monologue (0:56); Deadline set to get rid of backyard hens in Cambridge (22:24); Poll finds 90% of Canadians have fallen for fake news (43:48); Blues underdogs at the Bruins on the Game 7 betting line (1:08:06); Committee to vote on limiting payday loan locations in Kitchener (1:29:01); What's on Wednesday - Seniors In The City (1:48:35); What's on Wednesday - Kate's Kause (1:57:32) Jun 12, 2019, 03:00 PM
June 11: The Raptors Loss, New future for civic district, and Single-use plastics The opening monologue (0:56); Warriors rally to steal Game 5 after Durant's dramatic return and exit (23:03); Design challenge envisions new future for Kitchener's civic district (44:56); Warren Kinsella joins us to talk Provincial and Federal Politics (1:06:57); Industry initiatives to limit plastics will only work with consumer buy-in (1:30:17); Mental Health Monthly Segment (1:51:04) Jun 11, 2019, 03:00 PM
June 10: Hidden Valley Development, Fly the Pride flag, and Rant or Rave The opening monologue (0:56); Kitchener looks at development in Hidden Valley (20:31); Fly the Pride flag, Waterloo students tell their Catholic high school (43:46); Time to say no to outside garbage (1:04:49); Rant or Rave (1:26:52) Jun 10, 2019, 03:00 PM
June 7: Red Day Friday The opening monologue (0:56); Susan Dusick, President, St. Mary's General Hospital Foundation; Mike Doughty, President and CEO, Manulife Canada (1:06); Dr. Heather Warren, Cardiologist; Janis Hardie, cardiac patient (10:45); Lisa Terlevic, Manager – Heart Rhythm, Cardio-diagnostics and Diagnostic Day; Sandie Paprocki, Registered Nurse at SMGH & cardiac patient (21:45); Stephanie Cooper, Registered Nurse; Andrea Lemberg, Director, Cardiac Program and Critical Care (33:10); Sandra LeDrew, Resource Nurse, Cardiac Catheterization lab; Lucy Nakarada, Regional Cardiac Care Coordinator, for the Cardiac Catheterization Program (43:05); Dr. Jennifer Higgins, Cardiac Surgeon; Sandi McCarthy, cardiac patient (56:44); Courtney Portelli, Cardiovascular Technologist, SMGH Pace Maker Clinic; Adrienne Farrell, cardiac patient (1:05:00); Dr. Amelia Yip, Cardiologist - Heart Failure specialist (1:13:29); Karolina Perraud, Program Manager, Cardiac Rehab (1:27:21); Tracy Affeldt, Dietician, SMGH; Brenda Prins, Nurse Practitioner, Cardiology (1:41:04); Dr. Jaffer Syed, Interventional Cardiologist; Kathy Herd,cardiac patient (1:48:48); Dr. Brian McNamara, Chief of Cardiovascular Services, St. Mary's Regional Cardiac Care Centre; Amy Hazelwood, Director of Communications, St. Mary's General Hospital Foundation (1:58:48) Jun 07, 2019, 03:00 PM
June 6: Public Sector Wage Cap, Ontario Proud, and D-Day The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario government to cap public sector wage increases (20:42); Who funds Ontario Proud? (42:42); Thousands of Canadians gather at Juno Beach on 75th anniversary of D-Day (1:04:41); Some Local Employers Committed to Paying a 'Living Wage' (1:25:01); The Flip Side: What Is The Best Way To Manage Your E-Mail Inbox? (1:44:57) Jun 06, 2019, 03:00 PM