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Does the Province Support Fleet Separation Policy?

Premier Dunderdale on province's stand, plus more reaction from harvesters
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And The Debate Continues

More voices, including Premier Dunderdale on the Fleet Separation Policy and the owner-Operator agreement.
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Minister Ashfield on Modernization

The Federal Minister weighs in on why change is needed so much in today's fishery
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The Broadcast for Mon March 5th

More discission on Owner Operator Policy
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The BC Experience in the Fishery

NDP MP Nathan Cullen explains what happened in British Columbia where there is no Owner-Operator agreement.
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The Other Side to the Owner-Operator Debate

Some harvesters WANT changes to the Owner-Operator agreement
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FFAW Funding Frozen

The Province is putting a freeze on money it directs towards the union
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Province Freezes Funding

The Minister of Fisheries has frozen funds he directs toward the union
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Fisheries Broadcast, Monday, Feb 27th, 2012

Fleet Seperation policy protest
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OCI's Loyola Sullivan Reacts

The Former Fisheries Conservation Ambassador says he didn't violate any ethics guidelines
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OCI's Loyola Sullivan Under Fire from Liberals

Liberal Opposition critic wants Ethics Commissioner to look at OCI's hiring of former Ambassador
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Fisheries Broadcast, Feb 14th

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Remembering a Young Trawlerman

Two residents of St. Anthony Bight pay tribute to a young trawlerman from that community who was killed on the weekend
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The Latest on the Stand-Off in Bay Roberts

The Union Vows to Prevent Replacement Workers from boarding the Lynx
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OCI and the FFAW Square Off Over The Lynx

OCI says it wants its boat to sail, with replacement workers. The Union draws a line in the sand
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The MayDay Coalition Steps Up The Fight

The fight continues to keep the St. John's Marine Rescue Sub-Centre Open
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Financial Help for the Seal Hunt

The province may provide financial help to stockpile seal peltsuntil markets improve
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OCI decision soon?

The people in Fortune wait; the people in Port Union get ready to move on
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The Seal Hunt Phone-in

Dion Dakins of Nutan Furs and Frank Pinhorn of the Canadian Sealers Association take calls from listeners
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Still More Seal Hunt Reaction

Federal Minister Peter Penashue, sealer Mark Small, and Liberal MP Gerry Byrne on the concerns over the future of the seal hunt
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Fallout from MP's Seal Hunt Comments

Former Fisheries Minister John Efford, anti-seal hunt protestor Bridget Curran and Canadian Sealers Association head Frank Pinhorn discuss the future of the seal hunt
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The Future of the Newfoundland Seal Hunt

NDP MP Ryan Cleary feels the days of the hunt may be numbered. 
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The Fight to Save the Marystown Plant

Marystown Mayor San Synard on how the town plans to fight the closure of the OCI Plant
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The Phone In with Fisheries Minister King

Fisheries Minister King takes calls from listeners
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DFO Reviewing 'Over-Regulated' Industry

DFOI may be prepared to make changes to what harvesters tell them is an over-regulated and micro-managed industry
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Marystown Protest Line Stays Up For Now

Former workers at the OCI plant in Marystown say they will maintain their protest line
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OCI Gets Its Injunction

Martin Sullivan on why OCI needs access to its Marystown plant
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Two Views of the Fishery

An interview with Grant Burry, the Mayor of New-Wes-Valley about the effects of the fishery on that sprawling town, and a chat with a young skipper in Conne River.
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The Fight to Save the Burin Plant-30 Years Ago

We'll re-visit the fight to save the plant in Burin in the early 80's. Fishery Products closed it, a citizens group fought to save it. Those same issues are playing out today on the Burin Peninsula
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A Rescue of Pilot Whales and a Chat with Arthur Wicks

We'll hear from Arthur Wicks of Badgers Quay and you'll find out how a family of pilot whales was rescued in Bonavista Bay
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Meet 85-year-old Wilson Hayward of Bonavista

Retired fisherman Wilson Hayward still stays active in his community
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A Conversation With 93-Year-Old Clayton Moody

Retired fishermen Clayton Moody reflects on his life in Champney's West
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Good News For Triton

OCI says the community of Triton's fishplant figures in the company's future
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Anti-seal hunt group supports fishery inquiry

The Humane Society supports the NDP's call for an inquiry into the  Newfoundland fishery.
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Earle McCurdy on the Phone-In

The head of the FFAW takes calls on the union's position on OCI's exemption  requests 
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The President of Highliner on the Future of Burin

Henry Demone speaks about the challenges of the plant in Burin. Great plant, great workforce, but a difficult location
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The Union's Plan for Marystown

Earle McCurdy outlines why the union thinks the plant in Marystown could still operate, and why the union wants a full debate on the issue
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Bill Barry on Today's Fishery

The head of the Barry Group on the need for a new marketing strategy, and the crunch that's coming to the labour market
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OCI's Fortunes on The Burin Peninsula

OCI promsies to nearly double the workforce and provide year-round jobs at its reconfigured operations in Marytstown.
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Reaction from Port Union to OCI's Decision

OCI has decided not to re-build its Port Union plant. That has put plant workers in a tough situation
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The Bonavista Plant Lives On

The OCI restructuring will include investment in the plant in Bonavista
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A Visit to the Harbour Breton Processing Plant

Full time jobs, year-round employment. The re-tooled Harbour Breton processing plant goes back into production 
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Reaction to the OCI close-out in Marystown

Marystown reacts to the closure; OCI responds to criticism
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OCI Shuts Two Plants

Marystown and Port Union plants will not re-open.
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Harbour Breton: Back From The Brink

The town that lost its fishplant is now looking to set up a Marine Industrial Park to accomodate  all the renewed interest in Harbour Breton
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The Secret to Clearwater's Success

Clearwater continues to do well in the fishery in Atlantic Canada? Why?

A conversation with John Risley

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The Lobster Industry

A discussion of the Lobster Industry as it relates to concerns in Nova Scotia about low prices
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Another concern about Aquaculture

A group in Nova Scotia is worried about a chemical used to control sea lice in farmed salmon. We'll hear from both that community group and from Cooke Aquaculture, the company involved.
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The Debate Continues On Grey Seal Cull

NDP MP Ryan Cleary says it might be wise to listen to science before proceeding with a cull of grey seals; and the debt that 'Uncle Mose' fans owe to the late Peter Narvaez 
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More Dead Seals

Dead seals are again coming ashore in parts of Coastal Labrador.
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The Trade Deal with China on Seal Meat

Despite concerns to the contrary, the seal deal with China moves along.
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Delays in Opening of Gulf Cod Fishery

Why is the Gulf Cod Fishery not opened yet, and a chat with the Liberal Opposition Fisheries critic Jim Bennett.
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The Future of Rural Newfoundland and Labrador

As the fishery goes, so goes rural parts of the province. So what does a smaller fishery mean for smaller areas?
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The Future of the Highliner Plant in Burin

The company says the plant will continue to operate beyond next year. The workers are not so optimistic
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The Loss of the Fishplant in St. Joseph's

About 100 people are out of work in an area where the fishplant was the only game in town.
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The Innu Nation on Turbot Concerns

Catch rates are good but the size is small, and that has the Innu Nation worried about the Turbot Fishery up North
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Premier Dunderdale's Vision of the Fishery

Premier Dunderdale outlines the problems in the fishery and what she sees as the  solution.

And, federal Minister Peter Penashue on cuts to DFO

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The Sealers Association gets new digs

Voices from the opening of the new offices of the Canadian Sealers Association

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Concerns over GM Salmon

A group has been formed to fight approval of genetically modified salmon
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The End of the FRCC

The feds put an end to an advisory group to the federal minister of fisheries

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Reaction to DFO Cuts

Dr. George Rose on DFO cuts

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A harvester's family worries about a compensation claim

She's confined to a wheelchair because of a shipboard accident, but her family worries about delays in getting her home modified.

And Premier Dunderdale on changes that are needed in the fishery

The Fight to Save the Rescue Centre

The MayDay coalition set up to figh the closure of the rescue centre in St. John's takes the battle to the Web
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DFO responds to concerns over science cuts

An NDP MP  says an internal memo suggests DFO is cutting back on science in Newfoundland. DFO maintains it is streamlining its service 
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DFO responds to concerns over science cuts

An NDP MP  says an internal memo suggests DFO is cutting back on science in Newfoundland. DFO maintains it is streamlining its service 
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OCI and the Marystown Plant

Fishplant workers protest in Marystown. You'll hear from the FFAW, the premier, and from OCI.
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Phone-in on aquaculture

Miranda Pryor of the Newfoundland Aquaculture Industries Association fields calls about the industry.
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DFO reacts to the Sabri decision

DFO breaks its silence on a shrimp management decision that has some outraged.
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More reaction to Cod recovery

Dr. George Rose on NAFO's plan for cod recovery and a marine biologist on why a cull of grey seals is a bad idea
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Reaction to NAFO

Two environmental groups with opposing views on NAFO's Cod recovery plan
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A vision for the Future of the Fishery

Two regular contributors to The Broadcast, Gus Etchegary and Leo Seymour, with opinions on what's wrong with the fishery, and we'll go cod-jiggin' off Griquet
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The Liberal Plan for the Fishery

Liberal leader Kevin Aylward talks about his party's plan for the fisheries
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The Challenges of the Marystown Fishplant

OCI's Blaine Sullivan outlines why the company is losing money in Marystown and what it needs to survive.

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The Lobster Buy-out Program

Details in the lobster program, plus some heartfelt thoughts on the future of the once-thriving community of Port Saunders on the Great Northern Peninsula 
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Sending Fish outside the Province?

Allan Moulton of the FFAW and Minister Clyde Jackman on whether fish should be sent outside the province for processing
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The NDP's Fisheries Platform

NDP Leader Lorraine Michael responds to questions about her party's stand on the fisheries
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