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A twice-monthly news magazine program, with interviews and documentaries, about the people and issues surrounding this city in Central Ontario.

The Advocate Podcast – Stories from Kawartha Lakes lindsayadvocate

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A twice-monthly news magazine program, with interviews and documentaries, about the people and issues surrounding this city in Central Ontario.

    EPISODE #4 - Downeyville Hall. Home schooling. Mental health at home. Maple syrup. Fun top 5.

    EPISODE #4 - Downeyville Hall. Home schooling. Mental health at home. Maple syrup. Fun top 5.

    Downeyville do-ers like Mary Connell and Karen Cook transformed their hall – while maintaining its history. A long-time Little Britain area home schooler offers tips. The CMHA’s Jack Veitch with self isolation self care. A top 5 that should make you smile. And maple syrup is a flowin’.

    • 31 min
    SPECIAL EPISODE. How Covid-19 is affecting us on a personal level.

    SPECIAL EPISODE. How Covid-19 is affecting us on a personal level.

    Host Denis Grignon speaks to a freelance musician, a church minister, a pizza place owner and a woman and daughter in self-isolation. And the RMH moves its Covid-19 testing area to the Lindsay Fair Grounds.

    • 29 min
    EPISODE #3 - Wards labour lawyer weighs in on Covid-19. Taste of India. Hand-held Chickadees. Artemis music.

    EPISODE #3 - Wards labour lawyer weighs in on Covid-19. Taste of India. Hand-held Chickadees. Artemis music.

    How could Covid-19 affect the workplace? Wards lawyer Calvin Chan says it depends. People, are flocking to feed Ken Reid’s chickadees – from their hands. Denis drops in on a Taste of India for more than just great food. Artemis Chartier – and her music – settles into her new community.  

    • 32 min
    EPISODE #2 - Cost-conscious cooking at APCH, winter mosquitoes, lessons on loonie auctioneering and Heaps of music.

    EPISODE #2 - Cost-conscious cooking at APCH, winter mosquitoes, lessons on loonie auctioneering and Heaps of music.

    Glenda Morris shows host Denis Grignon that you need more than a chef’s touch to prepare meals at a homeless shelter. Lindsay-based band The Kents become Heaps. Doug Pearson is a loonie auctioneer like no other.

    • 28 min
    EPISODE #1 - Downtown reconstruction, Trivial matters, and on the road with Community Care volunteer Mike Puffer

    EPISODE #1 - Downtown reconstruction, Trivial matters, and on the road with Community Care volunteer Mike Puffer

    Host and producer Denis Grignon attends his town`s BIA meeting where merchants don’t seem too concerned about looming construction to their main street.

    • 25 min

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