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episodes: December 2011 Archives

How much to buy the Labrador Trappers 12 Days of Christmas?

Posted by Tony Dawson

Trappers 12 days Photo_01.jpgA few years back, Labrador Morning held a contest at Christmas to rework the 12 days of Christmas to make it more “Labrador”. They’re listeners came up with “A Labrador Trappers 12 days of Christmas”…. and here’s the new lyrics. On the Twelfth Day of Christmas my trapper gave to me… Twelve Sleds A Sliding, Eleven Axes Ringing, Ten Jays A Stealing, Nine Rabbits Running, Eight Minks A Mating, Seven Stars A Shining, Six Huskies Howling, Five Caribou…… Four Arms Of Wood, Three Stove Cakes, Two Knitted, and A ….A Hot Cup Of Labrador Tea Okay…you got those lyrics….it’s quite a list! Well, Labrador Morning’s Tony Dawson set out to discover how much it would cost to buy everything on the Trappers Twelve days of Christmas list…. And here is what he found.

window design and photo: Eva Luther

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Apple Users Play Mp3: BUY THE TRAPPERS 12 DAYS

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Memories of Christmas in Labrador City in 1960

Posted by Tony Dawson

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for labrador city .jpgChristmas 1960 was a special one for Norm and Pauline Peckham. They were a young couple with a big family, and it was their first in Labrador City. Sadly Mr Peckham passed away last month, and his wife two years ago. We dug into the archives to find the story of that first Christmas, as told to reporter Mike Power.

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Apple Users Play Mp3: CHRISTMAS MEMORIES

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High School fundraiser for SPCA

Posted by Tony Dawson

spca girls 002.jpg Sarah Fowler and Kelsey Roberts Nothing like a little friendly competition for a good cause.. Students at Mealy Mountain Collegiate brought in thier pennies and loonies to raise money for the SPCA. But they made it a competition between the different classrooms. Grade 9 students Sarah Fowler and Kelsey Roberts stopped by the studio to tell Colleen all about it.

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Apple Users Play Mp3: FUND RAISER

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