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    The Current | Aug 31, 2015

    The Prime Minister's Office wields a lot of of power throughout the public service. Too much power, according to Donald Savoie who says that power has become so centralized, the public service has become beholden to top-down orders, warping our democracy.

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    Hormone-fueled high school dances, a traumatizing game of spin-the-bottle, and solid advice from a third-grader.

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    Day 6 | Aug 28, 2015

    With sky-high grocery prices and increasing costs associated with hunting, it's not uncommon to hear stories of Nunavummiut concerned about their next meal. Federal candidates in the riding are proposing solutions - and an Inuk food campaigner responds.

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    Sunday Edition | Aug 28, 2015

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WAM - Liner Notes - The MudflowersAug 30, 2015 | 15:02WAM Liner Notes - The Mudflowers Audio
WAM Liner Notes - The Mudflowers Aug 30, 2015 | 15:02The Mudlfowers of Bishop's Falls got their start like many bands; a bunch of 16 year olds out in the shed bashing away on instruments. The only difference was, they were all girls. This week on "Liner Notes", I'm talking with Meghan McLoughlin and Nicole
WAM - Dean Burry - Artistic Director of the Canadian Children's Opera Company.Aug 29, 2015 | 8:03WAM Dean Burry - Artistic Director of the Canadian Children's Opera Company. Audio
WAM Dean Burry - Artistic Director of the Canadian Children's Opera Company. Aug 29, 2015 | 8:03Newfoundland composer Dean Burry has landed the gig as the Artistic Director of the Canadian Children's Opera Company. Dean is originally from Gander, he's made a name for himself as a composer of children's opera and as an opera educator-facilitator. He
WAM - Barry Parsons of Rock Recipes - More Great Food and Photos From My Newfoundland KitchenAug 29, 2015 | 15:32WAM Barry Parsons of Rock Recipes - More Great Food and Photos From My Newfoundland Kitchen Audio
WAM Barry Parsons of Rock Recipes - More Great Food and Photos From My Newfoundland Kitchen Aug 29, 2015 | 15:32Barry Parsons has built a food blogging empire....on Empire Avenue in St. John's. Barry has millions of followers on Rock Recipes ...yes millions for some of his recipes. Half a million followers on social media. Last year he had a smash success in Newfou
WAM - A new documentary tells the story of a Newfoundland Pony rescueAug 23, 2015 | 9:15WAM A new documentary tells the story of a Newfoundland Pony rescue Audio
WAM A new documentary tells the story of a Newfoundland Pony rescue Aug 23, 2015 | 9:15"Where Once They Mattered" is the name of a new documentary about The NL pony. That documentary will screen on CBC next weekend. Chris Richardson is the director adn we're going to talk to him this morning. But first here's a scene from the with well kno
WAM - Liner Notes - The Monday NightsAug 23, 2015 | 12:46WAM Liner Notes - The Monday Nights Audio
WAM Liner Notes - The Monday Nights Aug 23, 2015 | 12:46"Goodnight Monday Night" is the name of the spanking brand new CD from Newfoundland rockers The Monday Nights. Despite the title, this is not a farewell album, but hopefully a launchpad for a national tour this fall. Lead Singer Kalem Mahoney came into th
WAM - New children's book helps the Inuit of Labrador celebrate the 250th anniversary of their peace treaty with the BritishAug 22, 2015 | 12:19WAM New children's book helps the Inuit of Labrador celebrate the 250th anniversary of their peace treaty with the British Audio
WAM New children's book helps the Inuit of Labrador celebrate the 250th anniversary of their peace treaty with the British Aug 22, 2015 | 12:19The Inuit of Labrador have just celebrated the 1765 treaty they signed with the British. The treaty brought an end to the Inuit wars and set the stage for trade with English settlers. At the celebrations this week in Rigolet, "Caubvik's Summer" was launch
WAM - Liner Notes - Kat McleveyAug 16, 2015 | 16:59WAM Liner Notes - Kat Mclevey Audio
WAM Liner Notes - Kat Mclevey Aug 16, 2015 | 16:59When Kat McLevey started performing a few years ago, everyone talked about how good she was and how young she was. So talented at such a young age, we all said. Not even finished high school. Well, now she is finished high school, and moving on to new adv
WAM - Megan Coles - award-winning short story writer and playwright.Aug 15, 2015 | 7:05WAM Megan Coles - award-winning short story writer and playwright. Audio
WAM Megan Coles - award-winning short story writer and playwright. Aug 15, 2015 | 7:05She's the first writer in residence at the St. John's Arts and Culture Centre. She'll be producing her own work for the stage, as well as new plays by brand new playwrights.
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WAM How letters written by an American debutante throw light on life during the 1920s in White Bay, Newfoundland. Aug 9, 2015 | 14:55It's a Glorious Country : Letters From Newfoundland 1924-1925 is a new book about Florence Clothier's adventures on Sop's Island in White Bay, Newfoundland. Florence was hired by the International Grenfell Association to teach in the now resettled communi
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WAM Liner Notes - Blue Drop Aug 9, 2015 | 17:39It's folk fest weekend and so it is very appropriate that this week on Liner Notes, we feature a duo who performed publically for the first time at Folk Night. Holly Hogan and Allan Byrne are The Blue Drop. They joined me in studio and I started out by as
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WAM Liner Notes - Megan Marshall Aug 9, 2015 | 15:24Megan Marshall writes songs about rhinestone cowboys and kids and relationships and conversations she wishes she could have with her dad. Those songs make up her latest album, "These Days," which is available on the Bandcamp website. She dropped by the st
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WAM How letters written by an American debutante throw light on life during the 1920s in White Bay, Newfoundland. Aug 8, 2015 | 14:55It's a Glorious Country : Letters From Newfoundland 1924-1925 is a new book about Florence Clothier's adventures on Sop's Island in White Bay, Newfoundland. Florence was hired by the International Grenfell Association to teach in the now resettled communi
WAM - Liner Notes - Matthew J Thomson and Danielle R HamelJul 19, 2015 | 17:34WAM Liner Notes - Matthew J Thomson and Danielle R Hamel Audio
WAM Liner Notes - Matthew J Thomson and Danielle R Hamel Jul 19, 2015 | 17:34This week on Liner Notes we have Matthew J Thomson and Danielle R Hamel. They're not just musical partners, they're life partners. They started making music together in Montreal and continued as they moved home to Newfoundland and started having childre
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WAM Dianne Whelan - 500 days in the wild Jul 19, 2015 | 8:23The Trans Canada Trail is the longest trail in the world. It was conceptualized in 1992, it is officially opening 2017. The trail is nearly 24,000 kilometers from the Atlantic to the Pacific to the Arctic oceans, linking 1000 Canadian communities. 500 Day
WAM - A Stroke in Time - Gerard Doran’s debut novelJul 18, 2015 | 10:05WAM A Stroke in Time - Gerard Doran’s debut novel Audio
WAM A Stroke in Time - Gerard Doran’s debut novel Jul 18, 2015 | 10:05The Royal St. John's Regatta is celebrating 199 years this year. The oldest sporting event in North America, is bound to have a few good stories. A Stroke in Time is the story of a crew from Outer Cove in 1901. It takes us on their journey to victory.

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