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Consider This Live on Northumberland 89.7 FM radio Drive Time with Dave Glover

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Health unit responds to elimination of Basic Income pilot project

Premier Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservative government terminated the Basic Income program started by the Liberals during the summer session at Queen’s Park. The pilot program was meant to last one year, but it is cut short, leaving the recipients stranded. In response, the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit wrote a letter urging the government to change its mind. Public Health nurse Kristina Nairn talks about the impact of the changes on the people and public health, along with the contents of the letter on Consider This Live, part of the Drive Time on Northumberland 89.7 FM. Continue Reading →

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Heritage and arts centre represents fulfilling a dream for a Castleton couple

The Mill at Piper Creek, north of Colborne, is the vision of Candace Cox and her husband, Mitchell Cox. Besides being a massive restoration project to save the historic mill, the project hopes to create a heritage and arts centre for artists and performers from across Northumberland. Listen, as Candace shares her journey, both the challenges and successes of the enterprise on Consider This Live, part of the Drive Time on Northumberland 89.7 FM. Continue Reading →

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Municipal Election 2018: Cobourg clerk explains voting process and procedures

Municipal clerk Brent Lamer talks in-depth about the rules and procedures around voting in the upcoming election. As the returning officer, he explains the process around how to vote, the rules around campaigning and other specifics with Dave Glover, host of the Drive Time. It is part of the Municipal Election series on Northumberland 89.7 FM. Continue Reading →

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Municipal Election 2018: Caruso runs first campaign for public school board after being appointed

Public School Board Vice-chair Anthony Caruso is running his first campaign. Previously, he was appointed to the board after the resignation of Gord Gilchrist. He talks about his motivation to seek office, curriculum changes and budgets on Consider This Live. It is part of the Municipal Election series on Northumberland 89. FM, Continue Reading →

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Municipal Election 2018: Lovshin seeks seat on council after being longtime mayor

Hamilton Township Mayor Mark Lovshin is leaving behind the chain of office to seek a seat on the council¬†instead. Find out why and more as Lovshin answers many concerns raised by the local ratepayers group and others on Consider This Live. It is part of the Municipal Election series on Northumberland 89.7 FM.   Continue Reading →

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Municipal Election 2018: Klassen-Jeninga seeks another term on public school board

Incumbent public school board trustee Jaine Klassen-Jeninga shares her views on the sex ed curriculum, indigenous programs within the board and the budget as she seeks another term on the Kawartha, Pine Ridge District School Board on Consider This Live. It is part of the Municipal Election series on Northumberland 89.7 FM. Continue Reading →

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