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More Sat Phones for the Trans Labrador Highway - Is it enough?

tom_hedderson.jpgTransportation & Works Minister Tom Hedderson Twenty grand will get you fifteen new satellite phones.The iridium_9555_satellite_phone.jpggovernment has invested some money to buy new satellite phones to extend service along the Trans Labrador Highway.That brings the total to eighty phones now available to drivers.Travellers can drop off and pick up sat phones at hotels along the highway, and these new phones mean less stops.Minister of Transportation and Works, Tom Hedderson joins us to explain the new purchases, but first we hear from Myrtle Rumbolt in Mary's Harbour. She travels the road often and has some concerns about phone coverage along thea road.

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