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Climbing the Torngat Mountains... For literacy

Bill Roberts has climbed many of the world's greatest peaks. Now he's got his sights set on Mount Caubvick -- and he's doing it...to support literacy.

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Labrador Morning - That's it!  No more pavingOct 22, 2014 | 7:14Labrador Morning That's it! No more paving Audio
Labrador Morning That's it! No more paving Oct 22, 2014 | 7:14The cold, and a little bit of snow are starting to set in in parts of Labrador including Churchill Falls. That ,of course , is where the final stretch of unpaved Trans-Labrador Highway is. Paving season is nearing its end.
Labrador Morning - "Labrador" - Bob Mesher's photographs of the Big Land.Oct 22, 2014 | 7:32Labrador Morning "Labrador" - Bob Mesher's photographs of the Big Land. Audio
Labrador Morning "Labrador" - Bob Mesher's photographs of the Big Land. Oct 22, 2014 | 7:32A new photography book features the splendid work of Bob Mesher. It's the first time his photographs have been published in a book, and he says it's an honour.
Labrador Morning - RCMP officer  injured in a hit-and-runOct 21, 2014 | 5:05Labrador Morning RCMP officer injured in a hit-and-run Audio
Labrador Morning RCMP officer injured in a hit-and-run Oct 21, 2014 | 5:05Heather and Keith Bennett are both RCMP officers. Heather is originally from North West River, and Keith is from Stephenville. They now live in Saskatchewan. Over the weekend, Keith was struck down in a hit-and-run
Labrador Morning - Legal Aid Line UpOct 21, 2014 | 6:50Labrador Morning Legal Aid Line Up Audio
Labrador Morning Legal Aid Line Up Oct 21, 2014 | 6:50177 - That's the number of individual appearances scheduled for the next two weeks in Happy Valley Goose Bay and circuit court. It's one of the busiest courts in the province Second only to St. John's. - Nick Summers
Labrador Morning - Frustrated Homeowners in WabushOct 21, 2014 | 5:08Labrador Morning Frustrated Homeowners in Wabush Audio
Labrador Morning Frustrated Homeowners in Wabush Oct 21, 2014 | 5:08Some home-owners in Wabush are finding themselves in a state of limbo. Last week, the town delivered a letter to Mike Stuckless. He lives on Snow's Drive. His property borders a lake, and the embankment leading down to the water is unsafe.
Labrador Morning - Nick Gibbs -  Nominated for a MusicNL awardOct 21, 2014 | 6:57Labrador Morning Nick Gibbs - Nominated for a MusicNL award Audio
Labrador Morning Nick Gibbs - Nominated for a MusicNL award Oct 21, 2014 | 6:57Getting nominated for MusicNL's Music Educator of the Year came as a big surprise to Nick Gibbs.He teaches music at Mealy Mountain Collegiate in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. But that wasn't the only surprise. Nick's mother,Karen Gibbs, is also nominated.
Labrador Morning - The Cost of CancerOct 20, 2014 | 7:29Labrador Morning The Cost of Cancer Audio
Labrador Morning The Cost of Cancer Oct 20, 2014 | 7:29A cancer diagnosis can be devastating news, but it's not the end of the story. There are expensive treatments that can be taken at home, sometimes significantly more than treatments in hospitals. A coalition called CanCertainty is hoping to change that.
Labrador Morning - Wabush - Jean Lake propery could slide to the lakeOct 20, 2014 | 6:02Labrador Morning Wabush - Jean Lake propery could slide to the lake Audio
Labrador Morning Wabush - Jean Lake propery could slide to the lake Oct 20, 2014 | 6:02People who live on Snow's Drive in Wabush got some bad news last week. The town delivered letters telling them an embankment that borders some properties might not be safe, and the slope leading down to the lake could move or slide in extreme weather.
Labrador Morning - Helping Labrador's homeless is on its way.Oct 20, 2014 | 6:53Labrador Morning Helping Labrador's homeless is on its way. Audio
Labrador Morning Helping Labrador's homeless is on its way. Oct 20, 2014 | 6:53There are few, if any , options for Larbador's homeless. But that could soon change.Newfoundland and Labrador Housing is scouting out places in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, with plans to open a temporary shelter first, a permanent shelter in the near future.
Labrador Morning - Remembering Alphonse RudkowskiOct 20, 2014 | 7:23Labrador Morning Remembering Alphonse Rudkowski Audio
Labrador Morning Remembering Alphonse Rudkowski Oct 20, 2014 | 7:23The first mayor of Wabush has died. Alphonse Rudkowski passed away late last week. He was 86.Originally from Poland, Rudkowski came to Montreal, then Happy Valley-Goose Bay, then Labrador West, where he spent most of his life. Peter Reccord was a friend.
Labrador Morning - Putting a leash on cat owners.Oct 17, 2014 | 6:41Labrador Morning Putting a leash on cat owners. Audio
Labrador Morning Putting a leash on cat owners. Oct 17, 2014 | 6:41Can't control your cats from roaming around the neighbourhood? Mayor Karen Oldford says there's a by-law in Labrador City for that..... But now town council wants to make sure the Municipalities Act backs them up on it.
Labrador Morning - Labrador West - Flaunting new opportunitiesOct 17, 2014 | 8:05Labrador Morning Labrador West - Flaunting new opportunities Audio
Labrador Morning Labrador West - Flaunting new opportunities Oct 17, 2014 | 8:05Western Labrador spent the week flaunting its business potential. Twenty five new companies toured the region, taking part in three day conference, hosted by the St. John's Board of Trade - targeting gaps in the local economies of Wabush and Labrador Cit
Labrador Morning - 5 Wing - NORAD exercise VIGILANT SHIELD.Oct 17, 2014 | 7:42Labrador Morning 5 Wing - NORAD exercise VIGILANT SHIELD. Audio
Labrador Morning 5 Wing - NORAD exercise VIGILANT SHIELD. Oct 17, 2014 | 7:42The North American Aerospace Defence Command is in Happy Valley-Goose Bay for the next couple of weeks. 550 participants from the Canadian Armed Forces, the United States Air Force, and the United States Air National Guard...all taking part.
Labrador Morning - Central Labrador's community freezerOct 17, 2014 | 6:43Labrador Morning Central Labrador's community freezer Audio
Labrador Morning Central Labrador's community freezer Oct 17, 2014 | 6:43There are a few community freezers in the Upper Lake Melville area as well, and it's not easy to keep them stocked. CBC reporter Matt McCann checked in at the freezer in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.
Labrador Morning - Cans For Kids volunteer Ed BattcockOct 16, 2014 | 3:39Labrador Morning Cans For Kids volunteer Ed Battcock Audio
Labrador Morning Cans For Kids volunteer Ed Battcock Oct 16, 2014 | 3:39It could be the end of an era in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. For years, Ed Battcock has spent his time recycling bottles and cans, and donating the money to Smile Train, s a charity that helps pay for cleft-lip surgeries, for kids who couldn't afford it.

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