The Mike Farwell Show
Cambridge All Candidates Forum The candidates from the riding of Cambridge joined us in studio for a discussion:

Scott Hamilton, Candidate, New Democratic Party of Canada Michele Braniff, Candidate, Green Party of Canada Sunny Attwal, Candidate, Conservative Party of Canada Bryan May, Candidate, Liberal Party of Canada David Haskell, Candidate, People’s Party of Canada

Oct 15, 2019, 03:05 PM
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Tuesday October 27th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); 2021 Police budget meeting (22:49); NEW CMA REPORT: COVID'S COSTLY BACKLOG (44:06); Afternoon Tea To-Go - A Slice of Socially-Distanced Elegance During Lockdown (1:04:27); Build communities, not cages: Jails are death traps, no matter how new (1:26:24); Local distilleries deserve tax break after helping out during pandemic: Chamber of commerce (1:46:47); Five Minutes with Farwell (2:03:49) Oct 27, 2020, 03:00 PM
Monday October 26th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario tops 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for the first time, seven more deaths (22:20); Popular Kitchener wedding venue the Hacienda Sarria files for bankruptcy (43:09); After school drop-in starts for youth in Cambridge (1:04:29); Kitchener Rotary raises money through online auction (1:15:34); Rant or Rave (1:26:28) Oct 26, 2020, 03:00 PM
Friday October 23rd, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Kitchener funeral home wants to build crematorium in residential neighbourhood (21:47); 'Jet lag all year round': Why experts think permanent daylight time in Ontario would be a mistake (44:33); Waterloo Brewing announces release of a limited edition seasonal ale (1:17:08); Friday Four Panel. Topics: Kitchener to establish Equity, Anti-Racism, and Indigenous Initiatives team / What do you make of a series of fires at local Wal-Mart stores? / Which leader/party should bear the most blame for Canada's near-election? / Why is the province meddling in municipal affairs and not allowing ranked ballot municipal elections? (1:27:16) Oct 23, 2020, 03:00 PM
Thursday October 22nd, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Land Back Camp moves, calls on Waterloo to do more anti-racism work (21:09); Ontario to experiment with 'digital' wallet (44:10); Volunteers feed the hungry through neighbourhood association program created at start of pandemic (1:05:26); Registry Theatre marks 20 years with free live stream (1:18:41); Can America survive the re-election of Donald Trump? (1:21:34); The Flip Side. Topic: What's your favourite Halloween movie? (1:47:51) Oct 22, 2020, 03:00 PM
Wednesday October 21st, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Low COVID-19 cases in rural areas don't change restriction rules (20:28); Public Health reaches out to long-term care/retirement homes to offer second wave guidelines (43:43); What's on Wednesday: Omas Siskona market goes virtual / Coffee4kids fundraiser supports Food4kids (1:04:18); Trudeau warns of 'consequences' as Conservatives work to force debate on anti-corruption committee (1:27:15); Between Two Hosts. Topic: What is happening with the three Walmart fires last night? (1:47:25) Oct 21, 2020, 03:00 PM
Tuesday October 20th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Ontario's new blue box plan will recycle more, but it'll cost you more as well, experts say (21:38); 'Harmful' Waterloo Region school names could be changed (43:43); Kitchener to establish Equity, Anti-Racism and Indigenous Initiatives team (1:05:03)Ontario restaurants near virus hot spots weigh safety-vs-profit with locals-only dining (1:26:56); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:47:00) Oct 20, 2020, 03:00 PM
Monday October 19th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Kitchener to sell city-owned land to help fund economic recovery plan (21:18); Trio putting spit and polish on dilapidated Galt Collegiate amphitheatre in Cambridge (44:08); Breast cancer awareness is not enough: Public health strategies need to be based on prevention (1:04:47); Rant or Rave:You're up! The stage is yours. Give us a call to tell us what has you ranting or raving! (1:26:06); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Faisal Susiwala, Broker of Record, Re/Max Twin City Faisal Susiwala Realty (2:06:29) Oct 19, 2020, 03:00 PM
Friday October 16th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Ford government revokes seniority rule for Ontario teacher hiring (21:11); Growing problem of opioids and homelessness in Cambridge (43:18); Trusting public figures during COVID-19 (1:03:34); Friday Four Panel. Topics: How do you interpret regional police use-of-force statistics against Black people in our community? / Despite the negative response to the region's temporary bike lanes, Kitchener will spend millions more creating cycling infrastructure over the next decade. Is this money well spent? / Should Ontario reimpose restrictions as coronavirus cases climb? (1:23:52) Oct 16, 2020, 03:00 PM
Thursday October 15th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Unions push Trudeau for $7B airlines bailout (21:57); New WRPS race-based data shows disproportionate use of force against Black people (43:48); Rangers Reach community 50/50 draw closes Saturday (1:05:58); ArtsPay annual show goes on, adjusts for COVID (1:18:19); Pandemic widens affordability gap in Canada, leaves four-in-ten Ontarians in worse financial shape: BDO Affordability Index (1:26:21); The Flip Side. Topic: Do you have a bad boss story? (1:4542); Five Minutes with Farwell: Dominion Lending Centre (2:04:00) Oct 15, 2020, 03:00 PM
Wednesday October 14th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); The permanent CTS site will open on Oct. 14 in Kitchener (22:21); Legal issues when privacy is breached (42:37); What's on Wednesday? Leadership Waterloo Region hosts "Affordable Housing Café (1:03:33); Cystic Fibrosis creates scavenger hunt fundraiser (1:16:06); Smart, targeted approach the right one for second wave (1:25:25); Between Two Hosts. Topic: How should we do Halloween this year? (1:45:57); Five Minutes with Farwell. GUEST: Tracy Valko, The Valko Team (2:03:06) Oct 14, 2020, 03:00 PM
Tuesday October 13th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); A second wave of business closures would be devastating to small business (21:36); Cambridge byelection shows why ballots must change, reformers argue (42:28); Social Venture Partners Waterloo Region announces multi-year partnership with Sexual Assault Support Centre of Waterloo Region (1:02:45); CMHA Mental Health Checkup (1:24:24); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:45:55) Oct 13, 2020, 03:00 PM
Friday October 9th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Some GTA pharmacies report running out of flu shots (21:29); New $62M Guelph library receives council approval (42:00); MacLeod: OHL's return won't happen with body checking, physical contact (1:01:57); Friday Four Panel. Topics: What are your takeaways from Wednesdays vice-presidential debate? / With COVID case counts climbing in Ontario, will you be spending Thanksgiving with only the people in your household? / Is it time to reform police training so there's a greater emphasis on de-escalation? (1:24:30) Oct 09, 2020, 03:00 PM
Thursday October 8th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Liberals' 2021 single-use plastic ban includes grocery bags, takeout containers (21:53); Ontario ombudsman blasts 'outdated' police training tool that emphasizes weapons over de-escalation, despite repeated calls for change (42:56); How one Ontario city is tackling homelessness and the opioid crisis (1:04:41); Early bird prizes end tomorrow in Rangers Reach community 50/50 draw (1:15:01); Covering Trump and the 2020 U.S. Election (1:25:13); Premier Ford Joins Prime Minister Trudeau to Make an Announcement (1:44:46) Oct 08, 2020, 03:00 PM
Wednesday October 7th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Cambridge elects Scott Hamilton as Ward 7 councillor (20:26); Growing problem of opioids and homelessness in Cambridge (43:27); What's on Wednesday? Leadership Waterloo Region hosts former governor-general David Johnston for a fireside chat (1:04:41); Throwback telethon raises more than $90,000 for hospice care in Waterloo Region (1:13:44); We have fixed election dates laws for a reason, until we don't (1:26:04); Between Two Hosts: Waterloo Region's temporary bike lanes to be removed by the end of the month (1:45:41) Oct 07, 2020, 03:00 PM
Tuesday October 6th, 2020 The opening monologue (0:56); Automated Speed Enforcement (21:43); Growing problem of opioids and homelessness in Cambridge (43:17); Bingemans setting up drive thru for trick-or-treaters (1:03:33); Ask the Chief! Police chief Bryan Larkin joins us to answer all your policing related questions (1:25:31) Oct 06, 2020, 03:00 PM