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Snow Dumping

Are we polluting St. John's harbour by dumping snow in it? 
Ted talks with Memorial University biologist Ian Jones.
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Hangovers and Driving

Hangovers can impair your driving too, new study shows. Ted learns more here, from Dr. Chris Alford, Associate Professor in Applied Psychology at the University of the West of England.

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East Coast Trail Clean up

3 CFAs clean up our garbage on the East Coast Trail. Ted speaks with Canada World Youth volunteers Charles-Eli Mercier, from Quebec City, Fawn Logan-Young, from Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia  and Ishmael Achare from Ghana.CWY.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dancing Through Cancer

Here's Tiffany Staropoli's Dancing Through Cancer video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37QBlyPcMBQ

Snuffy Jackson

 

Ted talks with Snuffy Jackson, musician, radio host, hairdresser, and inventor of the Republic of Newfoundland T-shirt, about his days in St. John's and how much he misses his old home town.

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Monday April 10, 2013

The Burning Hell perform live.
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Thursday April 11

Sherman Downey and the Ambiguous Case has very creative fans. Beth Macdonell takes a look at the people that put the boys in Searchlight's top spot.
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Civil service job cuts

Ted talks civil service job cuts with Richard Alexander, from the Newfoundland and Labrador Employers Council.
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Quinoa

Ted walks with John Cameron, from Dalhousie University, about the sudden popularity of Quinoa and the effect that has on farmers in Bolivia.
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Marine Aquarium and Touch Tank

Guest host Mack Furlong speaks with Bill Driedzic, an Ocean Science Professor at Memorial University, about the the Champney's West Heritage groups efforts to build a marine aquarium and touch tank in the community.

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Sears Playboy

Sears response to the concerns raised by Helen Cleary-Escott about the placement of Playboy merchandise in the Christmas Wishbook.

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Coronation coins

OTG Listener Judy Lush told Ted about the Coronation coins schoolchildren in N&L were given back in 1953; here are the photos of her coin. Do you still have yours? Send Ted an email to onthego@cbc.ca
 

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Tempting Providence

Ted speaks with Deidre Gillard-Rowlings, who plays Nurse Myra Bennett in Theatre NL's production Tempting Providence about their 10 years on the road, and why the play is such an international hit.

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Family Reaction

We hear an email written by Burton's parents and go to a rally at Confederation Building organized by Stephanie Frost, Burton Winters' aunt.

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Makkovik Reaction

Reaction from listeners, Merv Wiseman, the union spokesman for the workers at the Maritime Rescue Sub Centre in St. John's, and NDP MP Jack Harris to what DND and the RCMP had to say about their part in the search for 14-year old Burton Winters of Makkovik.

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Rose Blanche - Harbour Le Cou

Stats Canada says the population of Rose Blanche - Harbour Le Cou has dropped from 547 in 2006 to 118 in 2011. Ted speaks with the town clerk who says Stats Can is wron

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The Amazing Kreskin

Ted talks with...come on, think hard, who is it? The Amazing Kreskin, in town on an island-wide tour.
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The Codroy Valley Porcupine

Eric Leukert found and photographed a dead porcupine by the side of the road in the Codroy Valley. That's a first for the island, so Ted spoke with Mr. Leukert.
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Jim Fidler

Ted speaks with and plays some cuts from Jim Fidler's new CD, ""Up the River" which he's launching in December.

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Road Repairs

Ted speaks with Tom Hedderson, the Minister of Transportation, about Neil Dawe's concern that someone will be killed if government doesn't fix a section of the TCH near Clarenville. Ted also asks the minister about why road repairs are going on during rush hour.

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Hydroplaning

Reporter Carolyn Ray speaks with Neil Dawe about what he says is a dangerous section of the TCH near Clarenville where a car hydroplaned into a ditch on Saturday. He says government refuses to fix it.

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Occupy Wall Street

Ted speaks with Randy Wadland, one of the organizers of an Occupy Wall Street Demonstration in St. John's.

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The Once

Ted invited The Once in for a chat about their new CD "Row Upon Row of People They Know." The trio brought along the pal George Murray whose poem they turned into a song.

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Piatto Pizza

Piatto has been open and serving pizza to customers in St. John's since last October. Last week, they earned a special honour. And the real winners are pizza lovers here in town. Andrew Brown took a trip down there to see what it's all about.

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Weather Words

A couple of days ago I referenced the day as being a large day and then we had a call to the show saying that large, when being used to describe a sunny day, was a labrador term as in it's a large labrador day. So that prompted us to put the request out to our listeners for words they use to describe the weather and here's some of what they phoned in.
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Help Hannah

Hannah Warren in only ten months old, and has been waiting for a life-saving operation since birth. Hannah was born without a trachea. She is in a hospital in South Korea near her father, Darryl and her mother, Young-Mi. Her grandmother, Genevieve Warren, is on the phone from her home in Paradise to talk to us now.
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