Tributes are pouring in for the late Gordie Howe. Mr. Hockey passed away today at the age of 88. His former Detroit Red Wing teammate and long time Calgary Flames broadcaster Doug Barkley joined me for some memories and observations about the great man.
The Ebola virus devastated parts of Africa and terrified the world until a drug, developed right here in Winnipeg, saved the day. Junietta Macauley lost her husband and her son to the disease but was cured herself by the new wonder drug. She shared her story with me.
Could the Senate kill the government’s bill to legislate doctor assisted death? The answer, at least in the short term, is yes. I spoke with University of Manitoba law professor Bryan Schwartz about the constitutional possibilities.