March 16, 2017
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@4 Episode 7 – March 15, 2017

This episode of @4 is all about the 3rd annual IPP Expo at the Red River College Princess Street campus. Rob Mahon hosted and interviewed Noelle Vong, coordinator of the IPP Expo, Nolan Kowal was among the students doing live interviews, Alicia Kondrat spoke to Joy Balmana, founder of StreamWPG, and Christina Hyrniuk conducted a live segment of her political satire show, Christina’s Arena. We also had our own Lexi Myers on our rant segment, One-way radio, talking about the proper definition of feminism.
March 2, 2017
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@4 Episode 5 – March 1, 2017

After taking a week off, @4 is back with a bang. Lexi Myers hosted the hour and had Trenton Burton, a local musician, come on the show to talk about his new debut album, Six to Twenty-one, which focusses on his struggle growing up with mental illness. Rob Mahon presented his feature on the PortageTerriors, Christina Hyrniuk rants about refugees illegally coming into Manitoba from the United States, and Nolan Kowal interviews the fifth for Team Englot, Krysten Karwacki, about her silver medal win in the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.
February 15, 2017
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@4 Episode 4. February 15, 2017

We have an exciting show lined up for you this week. Lexi Myers will get it all started with the latest news and sports stories of the day. We’ll be debuting our traffic segment, with DJ Sawchuk calling the studio with two traffic updates for your ride home. And of course, @4 wouldn’t be complete without a little hockey talk. Our host Gus Gottfred will interview Dave Minuk from The Illegal Curve Hockey Show. Did you miss Horror Con this past weekend? Don’t worry, our feature reporter Matt Alcock will be by to tell you all about it. Alicia Kondrat […]
February 8, 2017
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@4 Episode 3 – Feb 8, 2017

What’s on this week?  Stay inside to listen to @4 this Wednesday at 4 p.m. on Red River Radio to distract you from Environment Canada’s  extreme cold weather warning for Winnipeg.   The Playground, book by RRC Student  Our host Alicia Kondrat talks with Mat Alcock, RRC student, about his new book The Playground available at McNally Robinson. Read more about it at his site  http://www.matthewalcock.com/    Super Bowl LI We’ve got Jim Toth, co-host of The Big Show TSN 1290 and Ken Wiebe talking with Gus Gottfred on Sunday’s Super Bowl LI. Who were you cheering for? Where did your […]
January 25, 2017

@4 – Episode 1

Red River’s newest news cast @4 is going live for the first time today at, you guessed it, 4:0opm! Listen in for sports from Gus Gottfred, and everything you need to know about today’s council meeting with Christina Hryniuk. Raw Almond now doing brunch on Winnipeg’s frozen river with Alicia Kondrat! Panel discussion on Oscar Nominations led by Matt Alcock. Tune in @4!
November 29, 2016

The Next Stop – Episode 6

This week on the show we all help plan Daniela’s upcoming trip to Thailand and the UK. We wade through Daniela’s outfits, we talk about Hot Garrett and Average, Bearded Garrett from Wilderness Supply. Manny lends Daniela his sweater, Adrian worked in 44 degrees Celsius and Daniela took notes on our very original and serious outfit suggestions.
November 22, 2016

Fentanyl suspected killer of two Winnipeggers

Written by your host Spencer Myers (@spennymy9 on Twitter.) Not all news or topics are happy, and unfortunately this isn’t a sunny tale about the beginning of winter. An epidemic is creeping across Canada and we need to act now before it’s too late. The Fentanyl crisis sweeping across Canada is no stranger to the prairies. The drug recently leading to many overdoses and deaths is becoming more and more common in synthetic drugs on Winnipeg’s streets. Students need to be safe, and extra careful during this crisis. I call it a crisis because that’s what it is. People are […]
November 18, 2016

The Internet Has Ruined My Childhood

Okay, so I don’t know about you guys, but when I was growing up we had totally legitimate (not) free-to-air satellite TV. So I watched a whole bunch of Disney Channel growing up.  One of my favourite things on Disney was the “Hi I’m someone, and you’re watching the Disney Channel” indents. Even if you didn’t have Disney Channel, you probably still know what I’m talking about.  Now, thanks to the magic of the internet, behind-the-scenes footage of the indent’s being made have popped up online, and these videos are pretty great. This one has Raven-Symoné looking agitated after having […]
March 21, 2016

The Exchange: Week 8 Preview

The finish line is within distance as the school year creeps toward the end. But while we are still here, we’ve got a heck of a radio show lined up for you this week in The Exchange. Taylor Peristy is leading the charge as your host this week and will have an in-depth interview with Robert Elms from AssentWorks, discussing the latest going on at the place of innovation. Stay tuned! Emily Enns will have a report on this past weekend’s Winnipeg Humane Society telethon that raised $40,000. Kanisha Szekely will be reporting live from the 1187 Photos – Missing […]
March 14, 2016

Coming up on The Exchange—Episode 7

The weather is warm and the radio waves are heating up on tomorrow’s episode of The Exchange, hosted by Kanisha Szekely. Kanisha will also be talking tattoos and ethics with Eric Johanson of Soul Survivors. Connor Wild will be talking about Sensory Night, put on by Sky Zone and supported by St. Amant Centre for kids with autism, ADD/ADHD and other sensory challenges. Samantha Samson is hitting up Overtime, and will be talking about the new lookup line introduced in an arena in Stonewall to protect young hockey players from concussions. She will also be keeping us up-to-date on March Madness and […]
March 6, 2016

The Exchange – Episode 5

We’re baaaaaack. Did ya miss us? Episode 5 of The Exchange has already come and gone, but you can check it out right here! Last week, Connor Wild powered through a cold to rock it as our host, while Jason Dueck kicked off the hour with the day’s local, national and international headlines. Jordan Haslbeck called in live from Lockport at 5:55 to give you this year’s provincial flood forecast – and it’s looking good. Host-extraoridinaire Connor interviewed Sam d’Auteuil, a University of Manitoba engineering student, about what hydrokinetic turbines mean for the future of renewable energy and electrical needs. Don’t worry […]
February 24, 2016

The Exchange – Episode 4

Get hyped — The Exchange is back on the air on Tuesday, March 1. We know. You’re suffering from withdrawal. To tide you over, here’s Episode 4, which originally aired on Tuesday, Feb. 9. Jordan Haslbeck took us through the hour as the host-extraordinaire.   Scott Billeck ripped through those headlines, giving you the update on what was current earlier this month. Classic Jason Dueck reported on how some people are making serious bank by playing video games. Click to 9:00 to hear that story. Live reporter Evan Matthews spoke with Jason Hooper from the West End Cultural Centre about Elliot […]
February 9, 2016

The Exchange Episode 4 is coming up quick!

Did you miss us? Well, you won’t have to for very long because the next episode of The Exchange will be coming at you live at 1 p.m. at radio.rrc.ca. Our host this week is Jordan Haslbeck is talking with Ginette Lavack Walters, Executive Director of the Festival du Voyageur about all things Festival this year. Our reporters, Evan Matthews and Jason Dueck, are covering the band Elliot Brood who are playing Tuesday night and Festival, and how people make money from playing video games via streaming and YouTube channels. Our panel this week, hosted by Kanisha Szekely, is talking to […]
February 1, 2016
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Hear ye, hear ye… here comes episode 3!

Happy Monday! We love Mondays just as much as you do. To make your day better, we’ve got episode 3 of The Exchange coming your way tomorrow live at 1pm on rrc.radio.ca! Join this week’s host Evan Matthews, as he keeps you up to date on the provincial election with NDP Premier Greg Selinger. Our reporters Jason Dueck and Scott Billeck  will be giving you this week’s feature stories. One includes a rodent! A groundhog to be exact. Bras, boobs, and butts? No, this isn’t your average college radio panel. Emily Enns is joined with a boudoir photographer and a client to chat […]
January 27, 2016

The Exchange – Episode 2

Parking tickets, freelance work, and dragons? Oh my! Here’s what you missed on episode two of The Exchange. This week, tune in with host Jason Dueck on The Exchange as he talks about Dragon Lair. Join him and Ken Zorniak as they about the transition of graphic media. Your top stories given to you by our reporters Scott Billeck and Erin DeBooy. Catch up on the latest news from Danielle Doiron. Connor Wild talks with Steven Kaul and Gilleck about freelance work. On The Mic Drop, hear Taylor Peristy as he rants about the basics of RPG games. Last but not […]
January 25, 2016

Episode 2 is tommrrow!

Hey listeners! New episode time is just around the corner! The Exchange goes live tommrrow at 1pm on radio.rrc.ca… and it’s going to be a good one. Join our host, Jason @Thatvorpaledge, who will be chatting with a local media company about the transition of graphic media with respect to the old school video game, Dragon’s Lair. Jason will definitely nerd out, but that’s good because its going to be a very cool talk. Our reporters Scott @scottbilleck and Erin @erindebooy will be on top of Winnipeg news and will be bringing you the latest stories. Want to learn more about […]
January 18, 2016

The Exchange: RRC Radio’s newest podcast

Hello, everyone! And welcome to The Exchange, Red River Radio’s newest weekly news radio podcast. The name The Exchange stems not only from our geographical location, but is also a clever play on the exchanging of information and we want to do exactly that, deliver and exchange information with you, our listener. Tomorrow afternoon will be the inaugural cast for our new show and will be hosted by RRC’s own Scott Billeck, a Journalism student enrolled in the Creative Communications program. So what can you expect to hear? You can expect entertainment! We have local stories, perspectives and events being […]
November 30, 2015

Mmm, Raspberry Pi.

The latest version of Raspberry Pi, “Zero”, hit the shelves recently and completely sold out within 24 hours. What the heck is that, you might be wondering? It sounds delicious! Well, it’s deliciously cool. It’s a teeny tiny single-board computer, the size of a stick of gum. And the most amazing part: it only costs $5! So what can it do, and why do people want them so bad? Basically, people are using these little computers for cool DIY projects that require small, less-powerful computers. Some projects require additional supplies besides the Pi, but that totally depends on what you […]