CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
Our legal columnist looks at why doctors can't deny service to unvaccinated patients
The Chronicle Herald reports that at least three people in this province have been refused treatment by their doctors, because they weren't vaccinated against Covid-19. We ask Information Morning's legal columnist Wayne MacKay about the legal repercussions and remedies.
Dr. Strang on omicron, masking recommendations and vaccines for kids
Nova Scotia's chief medical officer of health answers questions about the new omicron COVID-19 variant, new masking guidance to protect against the virus, and new vaccine appointments available for children ages 5 to 11.
Art 'n Soul #31: Halifax Explosion docudrama and Finding Ivy for the holidays
Our culture columnist Tara Lynn Taylor tells us how Zuppa Theatre and the Signs of the Maritimes Deaf Theatre Troupe are making the story of the Halifax Explosion more accessible. Plus, hear about Halifax playwright Rachel Franco's newest holiday play.
Two student entrepreneurs in Antigonish win $45K with their fermented beverage business
Ten innovative new businesses won this year's Spark competition for early-stage startup companies in Nova Scotia. We meet Richard Grant and Donald Jewkes, the student entrepreneurs behind LIven Beverages.
Kai Matthews' family starts a meningitis vaccine campaign for Acadia University students
After Kai Matthews died of meningitis in June 2021, his family launched an initiative to educate people about the vaccine that could have prevented their son's death. Now, they're launching a new vaccine program at Acadia University to protect students against meningitis.
Workshop on writing through crises and pandemics with Sue Goyette
Halifax's poet laureate is leading a workshop that reflects on rousing the imagination during these strange times. Sue Goyette shares her pandemic writing experience and talks about the importance of creating through crisis.