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Fisher Stranded at Sea Happy to be Home

A crew of fishermen are thanking their lucky stars after being stranded on the Labrador Sea. Their boat, the Newfoundland Mariner, ran into trouble hundreds of kilometres from Makkovik. They drifted without an engine for several days. And even when help did arrive, getting home wasn’t exactly smooth sailing. Larry Obed lives in Makkovik, and was one of the crew onboard the fishing boat. He told our John Gaudi about what happened.

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