West Coast Morning | Apr 30, 2013 | 8:22

Identity and Culture of the People in Southern Labrador

Taking a close look at the identity and culture of people in southern Labrador. We hear from researcher John Kennedy about what he's doing in Southern Labrador.

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Labrador Morning - New Community Centre for RigoletAug 29, 2014 | 5:59Labrador Morning New Community Centre for Rigolet Audio
Labrador Morning New Community Centre for Rigolet Aug 29, 2014 | 5:59It's big, really big. And there is going to be a lot happening under one roof. For over a year now, a construction crew has been building a new 8-thousand square foot community centre in Rigolet.
Labrador Morning - Ready for the long weekend?Aug 29, 2014 | 6:24Labrador Morning Ready for the long weekend? Audio
Labrador Morning Ready for the long weekend? Aug 29, 2014 | 6:24Well it's the last weekend of summer. Okay, not really, but it feels that way. One last day of work and then we can enjoy it -- or at least some of us. To get us in the spirit, our Kate Adach hit the streets and asked about plans.
Labrador Morning - Wabush Mayor  -  New 9-1-1 system could cost livesAug 29, 2014 | 6:39Labrador Morning Wabush Mayor - New 9-1-1 system could cost lives Audio
Labrador Morning Wabush Mayor - New 9-1-1 system could cost lives Aug 29, 2014 | 6:39The Mayor of Wabush is saying province wide 9-1-1 could cost lives in the region. Labrador Morning's Chris Ensing spoke with Mayor Colin Vardy.
Labrador Morning - Transportation Safety Board. - Water Bomber Crash findingsAug 29, 2014 | 6:06Labrador Morning Transportation Safety Board. - Water Bomber Crash findings Audio
Labrador Morning Transportation Safety Board. - Water Bomber Crash findings Aug 29, 2014 | 6:06The province has learned what caused one of its water bombers to crash into a lake near Wabush last summer. It was carrying too much water, also, it found that the pilot flying the pilot flying the plane was likely distracted by personal problems.
Labrador Morning - The Community Market in Happy Valley-Goose BayAug 29, 2014 | 5:07Labrador Morning The Community Market in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Audio
Labrador Morning The Community Market in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Aug 29, 2014 | 5:07The Happy Valley Goose Bay community market is taking a little break this weekend. No vendors at the college selling fresh veggies, fruit and bread. So we figured we'd give you a little taste this morning of what it's all about.
Central Morning - Performing the Songs of ABBAAug 29, 2014 | 6:27Central Morning Performing the Songs of ABBA Audio
Central Morning Performing the Songs of ABBA Aug 29, 2014 | 6:27Audiences in Central Newfoundland will have a chance to hear some of the most talented musicians in the province perform the songs of Abba next week. Two of those artists are Dana Parsons and Sandy Morris
Central Morning - DFO Has New Regulations for AquacultureAug 29, 2014 | 7:06Central Morning DFO Has New Regulations for Aquaculture Audio
Central Morning DFO Has New Regulations for Aquaculture Aug 29, 2014 | 7:06The Department of Fisheries and Oceans came out proposed new regulations last week, and are seeking public input on them
Central Morning - Students Have Developed an Interesting Way for Women to Stay Safe at Bars, But Not Everyone Sees it That WayAug 29, 2014 | 7:25Central Morning Students Have Developed an Interesting Way for Women to Stay Safe at Bars, But Not Everyone Sees it That Way Audio
Central Morning Students Have Developed an Interesting Way for Women to Stay Safe at Bars, But Not Everyone Sees it That Way Aug 29, 2014 | 7:25Four students at North Carolina State University have recently developed a new nail polish.If a drink has been tampered with, the nail polish will change colour to alert the owner of the drink that someone has tried to drug them.Linda Ross joins us
Central Morning - Update on Late Opening of Exploits Valley High in Grand Falls-WindsorAug 29, 2014 | 6:37Central Morning Update on Late Opening of Exploits Valley High in Grand Falls-Windsor Audio
Central Morning Update on Late Opening of Exploits Valley High in Grand Falls-Windsor Aug 29, 2014 | 6:37The students of Exploits Valley High in Grand Falls-Windsor will have a wish come true. The opening of that school will be delayed by a week. Darrin Pike is the CEO and Director of Education at the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District.
Central Morning - What's Going on at a Popular Park  This Labour Day Weekend.Aug 29, 2014 | 3:54Central Morning What's Going on at a Popular Park This Labour Day Weekend. Audio
Central Morning What's Going on at a Popular Park This Labour Day Weekend. Aug 29, 2014 | 3:54There will be tons of families heading to camp sites this weekend. That's why we've reached the owner of Square Pond RV Park, Geena Byrne to see what she has in store for this weekend
Labrador Morning - Leander Baikie -The Way That I FeelAug 29, 2014 | 14:04Labrador Morning Leander Baikie -The Way That I Feel Audio
Labrador Morning Leander Baikie -The Way That I Feel Aug 29, 2014 | 14:04Leander Baikie, perhaps best known as a long time member of he Flummies in Labrador, has branched outwith his first CD. It's called "The Way That I Feel" Leander Baikie is in the studio with Tony Dawson to talk about, and hear some songs from that CD.
Labrador Morning - Rigolet -  Taking down  the Community  HallAug 28, 2014 | 6:09Labrador Morning Rigolet - Taking down the Community Hall Audio
Labrador Morning Rigolet - Taking down the Community Hall Aug 28, 2014 | 6:09It was a sight Richard Rich just couldn't bear to look at. An excavator tearing down the old community hall in Rigolet. Richard Rich sat on town council when the building was erected back in 1981 and he says his father even named it, "Evening Star".
Labrador Morning - Changes are coming to the dump in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.Aug 28, 2014 | 5:27Labrador Morning Changes are coming to the dump in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Audio
Labrador Morning Changes are coming to the dump in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Aug 28, 2014 | 5:27There are changes coming to the landfill in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. The province is moving to regionalize all dumps in Newfoundland and Labrador. The landfill in Labrador West has already been revamped and Upper Lake Melville is next on the list.
Labrador Morning - Medivac IssuesAug 28, 2014 | 8:06Labrador Morning Medivac Issues Audio
Labrador Morning Medivac Issues Aug 28, 2014 | 8:0616 Nain residents were trying to get home from medical appointments in Happy Valley-Goose Bay last week, when in mid-air they were turned around... twice.
Central Morning - Checking in With the Hurricane Centre to Find Out More About CristobalAug 28, 2014 | 4:57Central Morning Checking in With the Hurricane Centre to Find Out More About Cristobal Audio
Central Morning Checking in With the Hurricane Centre to Find Out More About Cristobal Aug 28, 2014 | 4:57The weather report has another big storm heading our way. This time, Hurricane Cristobal is causing some concern. To find out if he'll hit us or get lost at sea, we've reached Steve Hatt.

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