West Coast MorningWestern Health comments on illnesses caused by drinking water from roadside springs.Apr 20, 2015 | 8:32A Corner Brook woman says she recently caught giardia, which comes from drinking contaminated water. She says she only drank from a roadside stream, east of Steady Brook. Brian Moores is director of health protection with Western Health.
Central MorningSustainable FarmingApr 20, 2015 | 5:00We talk to Abigail Ricketts, project manager with Enactus, about a new program at Memorial University aims to make farms more environmentally friendly.
West Coast MorningCorner Brook jr. high school students help the community at Christmas.Apr 20, 2015 | 7:11At our Dec., 2014 CBC Turkey Drive, we spoke with students from Corner Brook Intermediate's Grade 7 Social Studies class. They told us how they collected food and clothing to help people in the community.
West Coast MorningWhich road's worse? The Burgeo Highway, or Route 434 in Conche?Apr 20, 2015 | 9:35The Canadian Automobile Association is asking people to vote for Atlantic Canada's Worst Roads. The Burgeo Highway and Route 434 in Conche are contenders. Zach Clothier is from Burgeo and Charlene Kearney is the deputy mayor of Conche.
Cross TalkAlzheimer's researchApr 17, 2015 | 7:56Yesterday on the show, we told you about a brand new study out of Duke University that may give some hope for future Alzheimer's patients.
The study involved involved mice, and not humans. It used a drug more commonly used to treat cancer. With promising
West Coast MorningVeteran volunteers can face burnout, but so can young people.Apr 17, 2015 | 6:16Veteran volunteers can suffer burnout, but so can young people. This is National Volunteer week. Felicia Latour spoke with high school students about volunteer work and its challenges.
Fisheries BroadcastThe Fisheries Broadcast Friday April 17, 2015Apr 17, 2015 | 26:24The federal salmon committee will be in town next week for consultations, but one longtime angler isn't waiting. We'll hear his views on what needs to be done to save salmon.