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  • VKS: Danielle Smith re-elected as Alberta's premier

    The United Conservative Party was elected for a second term in Monday's Alberta election. Vassy Kapelos speaks with Janet Brown, principal of Janet Brown Opinion Research, and 
    Jason Lietaer, President of Enterprise Canada who worked on Smith's campaign, about the win.

    Listen to The Vassy Kapelos podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. Follow us on Twitter at @VassKapelosShow and on Instagram at @VassyKapelosShow. 

  • VKS: NDP MP informed by CSIS she is being targeted by China

    New Democrat MP Jenny Kwan says CSIS has confirmed to her she is being targeted by the Chinese government. She joins Vassy Kapelos to discuss. 

    Listen to The Vassy Kapelos podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. Follow us on Twitter at @VassKapelosShow and on Instagram at @VassyKapelosShow. 

  • VKS: 96-year-old Ottawa woman sets world record in 5k race

    Rejeanne Fairhead, from Ottawa, set a new world record for women 95+ in the 5k race. She joins Vassy Kapelos to reflect on the accomplishment.

    Listen to The Vassy Kapelos podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. Follow us on Twitter at @VassKapelosShow and on Instagram at @VassyKapelosShow. 

  • OAW: Tech Tuesdays with Carmi Levy – Time to reconsider the amount of screen time for children, researchers say.

    Carmi Levy, tech analyst and journalist, is here for the inaugural Tech Tuesdays on Ottawa at Work with Patricia Boal.

    Here's what we're covering this week;

    • 1 Time to reconsider the amount of screen time for children, researchers say  
    • 2 FBI warns hackers are planting fake QR CODES in restaurants that steal your data when you click link

    Tune in every Tuesday at 9:35am to Ottawa at Work with Patricia Boal for the latest Tech Tuesday with Carmi Levy!


    Ottawa At Work with Patricia Boal every weekday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on News Talk 580 CFRA

  • Ottawa At Work Big Five Stories "CAA’s worst roads list is out– Carling Avenue ranks the worst in Ottawa and fourth worst in the province."

    Ottawa At Work Big Five stories of the day featuring CFRA’s Chris Holski & CTV’s John Crupi 


    Ottawa At Work with Patricia Boal every weekday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on News Talk 580 CFRA

  • TMR - David Phillips Interview " There is nothing but sunshine and hot weather in the forecast for Ottawa this week."

    Hot and sunny week ahead for Ottawa.  There is nothing but sunshine and hot weather in the forecast for Ottawa this week.

    The so-called ‘Rex block’ weather pattern will keep the skies clear of clouds until Friday. Temperatures will hover around the 30 C mark all week – well above the seasonal average for this time of year. David Phillips, Environment Canada Senior Climatologist, joins the Morning Rush to discuss the 'Rex Black'.


    The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 

  • TMR - Johnny Misley Interview "Ontario soccer referees to wear body cameras to combat increase in abuse."

    Ontario soccer referees to wear body cameras to combat increase in abuse. We speak to Johnny Misley, the chief executive of Ontario Soccer and how this change can reduce the increase in abuse.  


    The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 

  • Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin "Free prescription drugs could reduce overall health-care costs in Canada."

    Free prescription drugs could reduce overall health-care costs in Canada. Overall health-care costs could be reduced in Canada by providing free prescription drugs to patients, according to a new study. Find out all the facts on Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin. 


    Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin on The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday at 6:50 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 

  • At The Rink with Gord Wilson "The Stanley Cup finals are set! "

    The Stanley Cup finals are set! The Vegas Golden Knights head to the finals for the second time in there franchise history while only be in the league for Six years. Plus the Ottawa Senators ownership could be finalized by Friday. TSN 1200 Colour Commentator Gord Wilson joins The Morning Rush for At the Rink!


    At The Rink with Gord Wilson, on The Morning Rush every Tuesday & Thursday at 6:35 & 8:35 am on News Talk 580 CFRA

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