Central MorningDefence Lawyers Talk About Yesterday's Supreme Court of Canada RulingAug 1, 2014 | 10:09The Supreme Court of Canada made a ruling yesterday in a case in this province that goes back to 2002.Rob Ash and Jamie Merrigan of Poole Althouse in Corner Brook are defense lawyers in the case.
Central MorningGander's Mayor Talks About the Future of the Military Base in his TownAug 1, 2014 | 4:06Earlier this week the president of the Union of Public Defence Employees delivered some bad news about Gander's base.Yesterday Gander mayor Claude Elliott met with base officials to talk about the issue
Central MorningFan Shortage Around Central NL Due to All the HeatAug 1, 2014 | 4:53Temputures and humidity records have been broken across the province almost daily.In Central, we've been hearing one of the traditional ways of cooling down may be hard to find
Central MorningA Festival on the Weekend That is Bound to Cure Your Sweet ToothAug 1, 2014 | 6:34If you don't have any plans this weekend yet, there's a festival on that is bound to interest at least your taste buds. Terra Nova Park has teamed up with Newfoundland Chocolate to create a Chocolate Adventure Weekend.
Central Morning"Mr.Big" and the Recent Supreme Court RulingAug 1, 2014 | 11:48Yesterday, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled Nelson Hart's confession to murdering his twin daughters in 2002 isn't admissible in court.The confession came as part of a "Mr.Big" sting, in which police pretend to be criminals and get close to suspects.
Central MorningScrubbing Up to Help a Family OutJul 31, 2014 | 4:26On the weekend a woman from Grand Falls-Windsor was involved in a terrible moose accident while travelling to Badger. On July 30 the day program at the Exploits Valley Community Centre held a car wash to help the family out
Central MorningPreserving the Culture and Heritage of Change IslandsJul 31, 2014 | 6:14The culture and heritage of this island is one thing most people can agree should be preserved. Kaitlyn Brinson and Leslie Gratton are with the Conservation Corps, the group working on the project in Change Islands.
Central MorningTalking Heat and Humidity with the Gander Weather OfficeJul 31, 2014 | 7:07The heat and humidity are the polar opposite of the bitter temperatures we lived through six months ago. Here to talk about the current conditions is Colin Ross. He's a meteorologist at the Gander Weather Office.
Central MorningOld Skidoos and Antique Guns Find a New Home at the Botwood Heritage CentreJul 31, 2014 | 4:38The Botwood Heritage Centre is now home to what it calls the largest collection of antique snowmobiles in Eastern Canada. But that's just one of the several new exhibits now on display at the Centre.
Central MorningGander Man Thinks the Town Needs a New Home For its ElderlyJul 30, 2014 | 6:22Our parents spend so much time, effort and money to raise and take care of us over the years. When they get old, it's time for us to do our best to make sure they're being taken care of.Gerald Saunders doesn't believe that is happening at Lakeside Homes
Central MorningBig Party in Bonavista This Week at The Church Street FestivalJul 30, 2014 | 5:28This week the streets of Bonavista will be full of people enjoying some festivities. The Church Street Festival continues until Sunday, and this year it has some new events
Central MorningAll Charged Up...Working To Put Electric Car Chargers All Across NewfoundlandJul 30, 2014 | 6:42John Gordon is with Green Rock Electric Vehicle Solutions, and he's working on a plan to put more than a hundred electric car charge stations in communities across Newfoundland
Central MorningA Blow For a Promised New Headquarters for Gander's Military BaseJul 30, 2014 | 4:32In 2009, Peter MacKay announced more than 42-million dollars for what would be a major upgrade of buildings and infrastructure on the Gander Military base. Now, the union representing national defence employees says it's not going to happen at all.
Central Morning"My Guitar." - With Sheldon McBreairtyJul 30, 2014 | 4:08Sheldon McBreairty has been playing his guitar for more than thirty years, including in the band Final Approach and, most recently, on his first solo album.
Here's his story.
Central MorningEfforts of a Group of People Save a Person Involved in a Major AccidentJul 29, 2014 | 13:20A group of military and ex-military friends were among those who jumped to the aid of a person involved in a serious car accident.
The scene just east of Badger around 4:30 on Sunday was a harrowing one.