Labrador Morning | Nov 8, 2013 | 8:01

Drum Dancer's last dance

Drum Dancer, a permanent fixture at the Labrador Friendship Centre for years, is closing

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Labrador Morning - Hopedale's Rhubarb FestivalJul 23, 2014 | 5:53Labrador Morning Hopedale's Rhubarb Festival Audio
Labrador Morning Hopedale's Rhubarb Festival Jul 23, 2014 | 5:53It's Rhubarb Festival time in Hopedale. This is the 9th year for the event, which is now almost a week long. Andrew Piercy is the acting recreation coordinator in Hopedale.
Labrador Morning - Jamie Snook's Compost FireJul 23, 2014 | 8:20Labrador Morning Jamie Snook's Compost Fire Audio
Labrador Morning Jamie Snook's Compost Fire Jul 23, 2014 | 8:20Happy Valley-Goose Bay Mayor Jamie Snook's compost heap caught on fire. Our John Gaudi spoke to the mayor, and to a gardening expert about what causes compost fires.
Labrador Morning - Kayaking in Northern LabradorJul 23, 2014 | 5:55Labrador Morning Kayaking in Northern Labrador Audio
Labrador Morning Kayaking in Northern Labrador Jul 23, 2014 | 5:55A team of 2 adventurers from Boston are tackling the waters of North Coast Labrador. They say the dream trip will take about a month. Our John Gaudi met them at the docks in Happy Valley-Goose Bay
Labrador Morning - Landslide at Muskrat FallsJul 23, 2014 | 9:36Labrador Morning Landslide at Muskrat Falls Audio
Labrador Morning Landslide at Muskrat Falls Jul 23, 2014 | 9:36Grand River Keepers member Roberta Benefiel talks to Matt about her concerns about a landslide near the Muskrat Falls project.
Labrador Morning - Broken glass at Tanya BeachJul 23, 2014 | 4:34Labrador Morning Broken glass at Tanya Beach Audio
Labrador Morning Broken glass at Tanya Beach Jul 23, 2014 | 4:34A warning to people using Tanya Beach in Labrador City: broken glass is hiding in the water and children are getting hurt. The town is asking the police to step up patrol. Adam Smith is the town's rec director. He spoke with the CBC's Jay Legere.
Central Morning - Mayor of Beaumont Upset That her Community was Overlooked by Government Internet Improvements.Jul 23, 2014 | 6:46Central Morning Mayor of Beaumont Upset That her Community was Overlooked by Government Internet Improvements. Audio
Central Morning Mayor of Beaumont Upset That her Community was Overlooked by Government Internet Improvements. Jul 23, 2014 | 6:46Last week, the provincial government announced it will spend more than $4.2 million to expand broadband coverage to over one hundred communities.Towns on Long Island were not on the list. Barbara Colbourne is the mayor of Beaumont-Lushes Bight
Central Morning - Where Newfoundland Ponies and Artistic Inspiration MeetJul 23, 2014 | 6:51Central Morning Where Newfoundland Ponies and Artistic Inspiration Meet Audio
Central Morning Where Newfoundland Ponies and Artistic Inspiration Meet Jul 23, 2014 | 6:51Emily Chetkowski is a children's author in New Hampshire, and this summer, she's using her Newfoundland ponies to inspire young writers
Central Morning - Tackling Speeding on Gander Streets - A Chat with Councillor Wayne LorenzenJul 23, 2014 | 7:24Central Morning Tackling Speeding on Gander Streets - A Chat with Councillor Wayne Lorenzen Audio
Central Morning Tackling Speeding on Gander Streets - A Chat with Councillor Wayne Lorenzen Jul 23, 2014 | 7:24Gander has a speeding problem.If you don't see the cars racing up and down town streets at night, you can certainly hear them.Wayne Lorenzen is the chair of the town's public safety committee
Central Morning - What You Should do to Protect Yourself if Arsenic Levels in Your Well Water are too HighJul 23, 2014 | 7:52Central Morning What You Should do to Protect Yourself if Arsenic Levels in Your Well Water are too High Audio
Central Morning What You Should do to Protect Yourself if Arsenic Levels in Your Well Water are too High Jul 23, 2014 | 7:52Recently we've been talking about higher-than-recommended levels of arsenic in well water in the New World Island area.Memorial University looked at a similar situation on the West Coast of the island. Dr Atanu Sarkar is a MUN professor who led the team
Central Morning - Sandy Morris and His GuitarJul 23, 2014 | 4:14Central Morning Sandy Morris and His Guitar Audio
Central Morning Sandy Morris and His Guitar Jul 23, 2014 | 4:14From the Wonderful Grand Band to the Eight Track Favourites, Sandy Morris's guitar has been with him for more than forty years. Here he is now, waxing lyrical about his favourite acoustic instrument.
Labrador Morning - Black Tickle  -  Clean drinking water againJul 22, 2014 | 5:57Labrador Morning Black Tickle - Clean drinking water again Audio
Labrador Morning Black Tickle - Clean drinking water again Jul 22, 2014 | 5:57Black Tickle is close to having clean drinking water again. There's no sewer system in the community.... and residents have to collect water straight from a tap at the water treatment plant.Joe Keefe is the chair of the local service district.
Labrador Morning - Northern Ranger finally sails to the Labrador coastJul 22, 2014 | 5:39Labrador Morning Northern Ranger finally sails to the Labrador coast Audio
Labrador Morning Northern Ranger finally sails to the Labrador coast Jul 22, 2014 | 5:39The Northern Ranger has finally started regular service to Labrador's coastal communities. The boat pulled into Happy Valley-Goose Bay on Sunday night having left Lewisporte on Friday with stops in Black Tickle, Cartwright and Rigolet along the way.
Labrador Morning - The Goose Bay Citizens Coalition has some new friendsJul 22, 2014 | 11:55Labrador Morning The Goose Bay Citizens Coalition has some new friends Audio
Labrador Morning The Goose Bay Citizens Coalition has some new friends Jul 22, 2014 | 11:55The Goose Bay Citizen's Coalition has a new teammate The Aerospace and Defence Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador. Last night two of its members held community consultation in Happy Valley Goose Bay.
Labrador Morning - Indigenous Art SymposiumJul 22, 2014 | 6:17Labrador Morning Indigenous Art Symposium Audio
Labrador Morning Indigenous Art Symposium Jul 22, 2014 | 6:17Some of Labrador's up-and-coming young artists are getting a chance to showcase their work in Nova Scotia next month. They'll be part of the first Indigneous Arts Symposium held in the Atlantic provinces.
Labrador Morning - Cartwright -  Arrowheads, spear-points and moreJul 22, 2014 | 5:33Labrador Morning Cartwright - Arrowheads, spear-points and more Audio
Labrador Morning Cartwright - Arrowheads, spear-points and more Jul 22, 2014 | 5:33Just a few kilometeres from Cartwright... a short boat ride north... there's a treasure trove of artifacts. Jeff Martin has a huge collection of arrowheads, spear-points and more... dozens, maybe even hundreds.

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