Kukukwes.com – The Podcast: Episode 5

Jeffrey Cecil Hayes, right, with his lawyer, Luke Craggs, centre, arrive at Nova Scotia Supreme Court in Halifax for his sentencing hearing/Photo by Stephen Brake

Kukukwes.com – The Podcast: Episode 5
Recorded on October 30, 2016
Host: Maureen Googoo

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Podcast includes:

1. Interview with APTN News reporter Trina Roache about her coverage of the protests over the Muskrat Falls Hydroelectric project in Labrador.

2. Interview with Sipekne’katik Band Councillor Alex McDonald regarding the sentencing of former finance director Jeff Hayes for fraud, theft and possession of stolen property. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/10/28/former-sipeknekatik-finance-director-gets-2-years-in-prison-for-fraud-theft/

3. Interview with Membertou First Nation resident Dan Christmas on his appointment to the Senate. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/10/27/dan-christmas-first-mikmaq-appointed-to-senate/

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About Maureen Googoo 256 Articles
Maureen Googoo is an award-winning journalist from Indian Brook First Nation (Sipekne'katik) in Nova Scotia. She has worked in news more than 30 years for media outlets such as CBC Radio, the Chronicle-Herald and the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network. Maureen has an arts degree in political science from Saint Mary's University in Halifax, a journalism degree from Ryerson University in Toronto and a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.