Feb 19, 2013 | 7:29Trail's End Another Minister Audio
Trail's End Another Minister Feb 19, 2013 | 7:29In light of John Duncan's resignation, Trailbreaker guest host Allison Devereaux spoke with Robert Nault. He was Aboriginal Affairs Minister from 99-03, when the Liberal Party held sway in Parliament. Here, he talks about the challenges of the portfolio and why it's passed so often.
This interview aired February 19, 2013 on The Trailbreaker.
Jan 10, 2013 | 10:32Trail's End Hit the Lights! Audio
Trail's End Hit the Lights! Jan 10, 2013 | 10:32Inuvik's Sunrise Festival concludes tonight with a concert at the Igloo church. Toronto-based pop star Lights is performing an acoustic set, including songs from her album Siberia. In this interview, she talks to Allison about bullying, her upcoming acoustic album and her first trip to the North.
Dec 21, 2012 | 8:27Trail's End The Ultimate Gift Audio
Trail's End The Ultimate Gift Dec 21, 2012 | 8:27A Yellowknife family is waiting for the ultimate gift. Gary Potts is in the advanced stages of Primary Sclerosing Colangitis. Without a liver donation, he will pass away. Trail's End host Allison Devereaux spoke with his wife, Nancy, about how the family is doing.
Dec 21, 2012 | 5:45Trail's End A Century of Song Audio
Trail's End A Century of Song Dec 21, 2012 | 5:45A one-of-a kind caroler in Yellowknife is decking the halls and celebrating the season. She has hundreds of songs in her repertoire, honed over nearly a century of singing. Trail's End host Allison Devereaux speaks to 99-year-old Engracia Santos.
Dec 18, 2012 | 8:45Trail's End The Journey Home Audio
Trail's End The Journey Home Dec 18, 2012 | 8:45John Thomas died at St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver on December 8th.
Before he died, John Thomas asked for his remains to be buried in Denendeh.
His partner, Aline Laflamme, pays tribute to the man she loved and talks about the journey to bring his body home.
Dec 12, 2012 | 4:50Trail's End Folks Dressed Up Like Eskimos? Audio
Trail's End Folks Dressed Up Like Eskimos? Dec 12, 2012 | 4:50An Inuk man in Ottawa is protesting this line in The Christmas Carol with a blog called Dressed Up Like Eskimos.
In this interview, host Allison Devereaux speaks to him about the questionable line in a popular carol.
Dec 8, 2012 | 4:59Trail's End Reindeer Meat for Sale Audio
Trail's End Reindeer Meat for Sale Dec 8, 2012 | 4:59Forget turkey. Forget goose. How about some Canadian reindeer for holiday dinner?
Lloyd Binder manages a reindeer herd in the arctic. He's selling 18 lbs of reindeer meat for $100. In this interview, Binder speaks about the herd and clears up misconceptions about the animal.
Nov 30, 2012 | 7:24Trail's End Building a Bridge Audio
Trail's End Building a Bridge Nov 30, 2012 | 7:24Trail's End live on location at the opening ceremonies for the Deh Cho Bridge.
The one kilometre long bridge spans the Mackenzie River crossing near Fort Providence. It was a decade in the making, and cost $202 million.
In this interview, two men from Ruskin Construction explain what it was like to overcome freezing temperatures, bugs and heights while working on the Deh Cho Bridge.
Nov 21, 2012 | 14:20Trail's End Peter Tertzakian Audio
Trail's End Peter Tertzakian Nov 21, 2012 | 14:20Onstage at the Government of the Northwest Territories Energy Charette, Allison interviews Peter Tertzakian about the future of energy.
Tertzakian is an economist with ARC Financial Corp. He is the author of "A Thousand Barrels a Second" (2006) and "The End of Energy Obesity" (2009).
Oct 30, 2012 | 4:25Trail's End True Love Never Dies Audio
Trail's End True Love Never Dies Oct 30, 2012 | 4:25A Yellowknife couple exchanges vows at a Halloween-themed wedding. Hear bride Tiffany Thiem- Pennell explain her decision to have a gothic wedding, how her family responded and what the best part of the day was.
Oct 29, 2012 | 4:38Trail's End Remembering Paulousie Ittungna Audio
Trail's End Remembering Paulousie Ittungna Oct 29, 2012 | 4:38RCMP are turning to dental records to confirm the identity of an 18-year-old male found dead on a road in Inuvik on the weekend.
People in the community are grieving the loss of Paulousie Ittunga, who hasn't been seen since the weekend.
In this interview, 20-year-old James Williams speaks to Allison about Paulousie Ittungna, a popular athlete and competitor in arctic sports.