26 episodes

The Weekender is an award-winning news program produced by Y95 CJLS in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. The show tells the stories of the Tri-Counties – in-depth interviews, background stories, looks at the local entertainment and music scenes and so much more. It is our finger on the pulse of the region that includes Yarmouth, Digby, and Shelburne.

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The Weekender is an award-winning news program produced by Y95 CJLS in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. The show tells the stories of the Tri-Counties – in-depth interviews, background stories, looks at the local entertainment and music scenes and so much more. It is our finger on the pulse of the region that includes Yarmouth, Digby, and Shelburne.

    Revitalizing La Vieille Maison In Meteghan

    Revitalizing La Vieille Maison In Meteghan

    On The Weekender podcast this week, La Vieille Maison in Meteghan is in a big contest that could revitalize the historic structure. Dan Robichaud with the society will speak on how you can help.

    • 47 min
    The Weekender: A Community Conversation On Healthcare With Health Minister Michelle Thompson

    The Weekender: A Community Conversation On Healthcare With Health Minister Michelle Thompson

    On The Weekender podcast this week, we have a recap of the Community Conversation on Healthcare in Nova Scotia, which was held at the Rodd Grand Hotel in Yarmouth on Wednesday, January 18.

    • 53 min
    Coach Barron And His Co-Captains On The First-Place Yarmouth Mariners

    Coach Barron And His Co-Captains On The First-Place Yarmouth Mariners

    The Yarmouth Mariners are in first place in the MHL, winners of seven straight ahead of their weekend games. I'm joined by Head Coach Laurie Barron and co-captains Kieran Burke and Ben Roode to talk more about the season and plans ahead.

    • 46 min
    Yarmouth Politicians On The Year That Was And The One To Come

    Yarmouth Politicians On The Year That Was And The One To Come

    We spoke with local politicians to recap 2022 and look ahead to this year. Yarmouth Mayor Pam Mood, Warden John Cunningham, Yarmouth MLA and Liberal Leader Zach Churchill, West Nova MP Chris d'Entremont and Argyle MLA and PC Minister Colton LeBlanc all offered their views on the year that was and the one to come.

    • 45 min
    MP Mike Kelloway On The Outlook For The Lobster Season

    MP Mike Kelloway On The Outlook For The Lobster Season

    Dumping Day was held this past Monday in LFA 34. Jakob Postlewaite speaks with Parliamentary Secretary to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, and Cape Breton-Canso MP Mike Kelloway on the outlook for the season.

    • 48 min
    Laurie Barron On Early Season Success Of The Yarmouth Mariners

    Laurie Barron On Early Season Success Of The Yarmouth Mariners

    The Yarmouth Mariners are near the top of the standings in the MHL. We recap the season and look ahead with Head Coach and GM Laurie Barron.

    • 50 min

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