5:40 p.m. Guest: Seth Van Camp joins Jason Strudwick to discuss the 5 Days Homeless campaign at the University of Alberta. The campaign ends on Friday, Mar. 17, and the group spends five full days in the streets without food, basic necessities or technology, all to raise funds for Youth Empowerment and Support Services (YESS). Donations can be made at www.5days.ca
6:20 & 6:30 p.m. Hot Topic Panel: Early thoughts on the 2017 Alberta Budget released today, reactions to Sarah Hoffman’s ‘Sewer Rats’ comment and who wins the Alberta PC Leadership race which comes to a close on Saturday. Courtney Theriault discusses these subjects with Laurie Blakeman, Danielle Paradis, and Mariam Ibrahim.
Women’s Panel – 6:20 & 6:30 p.m.: Miranda Jimmy, Bridget Stirling and Anna Burn join Jason Strudwick to discuss headlines surrounding Amal Clooney’s “baby bump”, instead of the content of her speech at the UN on ISIS. They’ll also touch on what happened when a man signed work emails as his female colleague and the struggles he endured.
Bridget Ryan is live at Perfect Storm Athletics for All-Star Cheerleading and Tumbling!
5:40 p.m. Guest: DT’s pet expert Dr. Kären Marsden of the Edmonton Holistic Veterinary Clinic is back to answer questions about your pets!
6:20 & 6:30 p.m. Sports Panel: A couple of for Eskimos are in studio! Jed Roberts and Randy Spencer talk football with Jason Strudwick.
On Location: Bridget Ryan previews the Mom, Pop & Tots Fair this weekend at the Edmonton Expo Centre!
5:40 p.m. Guest: Hempfest Cannabis Expo comes to the Shaw Conference Centre at Edmonton. Courtney is joined by Sacha Hockenhull and Alison McMahon to talk about the marijuana culture in Canada, marijuana at work and what businesses want to see when it comes to legalization.
6:20 & 6:30 p.m. Parent Panel: Marni Panas, Jason Jones and Emily Mardell are with Courtney to discuss how to be sure that you parent as a team, and whether or not your relationship with your child’s teacher impacts their marks.
On Location: Bridget Ryan live at the John Janzen Nature Centre!
5:40 p.m. Guest: Teresa Spinelli, President of the Italian Centre Shop and Peter Kinkaide, Managing Director of Raintree Financial join Courtney Theriault to discuss empower women ahead of International Women’s Day on Mar. 8.
Teresa and other local entrepreneurs will be sharing her unique story as a female entrepreneur.
6:20 & 6:30 p.m. Women’s Panel: Miranda Jimmy, Nakita Valerio and Anna Burn are in the hot seat to discuss a cab driver in Nova Scotia being acquitted of sexually assaulting a woman in his backseat, Emma Watson slamming critics of a recent photo-shoot and the ‘Day Without a Woman’ strike.
On Location: Bridget Ryan is at Audrey’s Books with your spring reading list!
5:40 p.m. Guest: While Alberta’s unemployment rate sits too high for comfort, some 44,000 jobs in the Wildrose province remain unfilled. Janet Lane, Director of the Centre for Human Capital Policy at the Canada West Foundation discusses how companies should approach filling those positions.
6:20 p.m. Diversity Panel: Black History Month just wrapped up, our panelists Mary Thomas, Junetta Jamerson and Beatrice Ghettuba will review.
On Location: Bradley Karp is live at World of Wheels at the Edmonton Expo Hall B.
5:40 p.m. Guest: Sonic 102.9 Program Director, Adam Thompson joins Jason Strudwick to discuss the new RadioPlayer app which gives users access to over 400 Canadian radio stations!
6:20 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. Sports Panel: Matt Henderson, Chris Gordeyko, and Adam Mandryk from OilersNation breakdown the NHL Trade Deadline and dive into detail about the moves made by the Edmonton Oilers.
On Location: Bridget Ryan is live at Fish & Chips!
5:40 Guest: Demetrius Bazos and Peter Konidas, co-founders of GearHalo join Jason Strudwick to clean the air about their odor eliminating products perfect for sports gear like hockey equipment. The pods eliminate odor by killing off the bacteria that causes stench using SilverACTIV technology.
6:20 p.m. Parent Panel: Julia Gabriel, Sarah Chan, and Jason Jones are with Jason Strudwick for the weekly Parent Panel. They’ll touch on a viral post about how parenting used to be easier and on lowering your expectations when traveling with kids.
Bridget Ryan is at the STARS Lottery home at 7445 Colonel Mewburn Road, Village at Griesbach. Tickets are $25 each or three for $60, six for $100, and 18 for $250.
You can buy tickets through www.starslotteryalberta.ca or 1-888-880-0992.