West Coast MorningStephenville quadruplets at 17 years old - in final year of high school.Oct 13, 2015 | 5:41Barbara O`Quinn of Stephenville and her husband, Glenn, welcomed two boys and two girls into the world on December 30, 1998. 17 years later, the quadruplets have started their final year of high school and are preparing to move on. Gary Moore reports.
West Coast MorningLarry Wellman risked his life to save another.We hear from his daughter.Oct 9, 2015 | 10:1063-year-old Larry Wellman of Corner Brook was shot to death after he intervened in an armed robbery in St. John's last weekend. Police are still searching for his killer. Wellman's daughter, Heather McGrath spoke with CBC about how the family is coping.
West Coast MorningA family violence intervention court will be located in Stephenville.Oct 8, 2015 | 5:37A special court set up to deal with family violence issues is being established in Stephenville. Premier Paul Davis made the announcement on Tuesday. Janice Kennedy of the Bay St. George Status of Women Council spoke with Bernice Hillier.
West Coast MorningLong Range Mountain candidates forum: small businessOct 7, 2015 | 4:00Candidates for the federal riding of Long Range Mountains were at a "Q and A" forum in Corner Brook Tuesday night. They were each asked what opportunities there were for small businesses in the riding and how they would develop them.
West Coast MorningLong Range Mountains candidates were questioned about Marine Atlantic.Oct 7, 2015 | 4:28Candidates at a forum for the federal riding of Long Range Mountains were each asked what they would do, as an elected member, to improve the Marine Atlantic service. The forum was held in Corner Brook Tuesday night.
West Coast MorningFriends of Corner Brook's Larry Wellman mourn his death.Oct 6, 2015 | 10:00Friends of Larry Wellman of Corner Brook are paying tribute to him. The 63-year-old was shot to death after intervening in an armed robbery in St. John's on Saturday. Gerry Whelan, Bob Joseph and Geoff Tulk knew him in Corner Brook.
West Coast MorningA "Trade Ya" Facebook page by a Corner Brook woman gains traction.Oct 5, 2015 | 7:06What if we could trade our out-of-use items for something someone else has to offer? Michelle Payne of Corner Brook created the "Trade Ya" Facebook page, and Jerry Lyver was one of the first to make a trade. They spoke with Bernice Hillier.
West Coast MorningRetired Justice Robert Wells gets an honorary degree form Grenfell CampusOct 2, 2015 | 12:20Retired Justice Robert Wells got an honorary degree from Grenfell Campus this week. He's best known to us from the Offshore Helicopter Safety Inquiry, but Justice Wells' career as a lawyer and judge goes back to when he graduated from law school in 1956.
West Coast MorningMi'kmaq elder Calvin White receives the Order of NL.Oct 1, 2015 | 9:57Mi'kmaq Elder Calvin White of Flat Bay received the Order of NL this week. Recipients embody what it means to be an exemplary Newfoundlander or Labradorian. He spoke with Bernice Hillier.
West Coast MorningCadet Week salute - local members tell why Cadets rule!Sep 30, 2015 | 8:14There are more than 2,000 cadets in NL, and since this is Cadet week, we thought it'd be a good chance to salute this organization. Kelsey Grant is a sea cadet, Kathryn White is with the air cadets, and Emily McLeod is a member of the army cadets.
West Coast MorningHow to vote in - and run for - the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Band election.Sep 29, 2015 | 6:50The election for the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Band is Friday, October 23. If you want to run, you have until Friday, October 2 to get your name on the ballot. Reg Anstey is chief electoral officer for the vote.
West Coast MorningA guide to voting - and running - in the Qalipu Mi'kmaq band election.Sep 29, 2015 | 6:50The election for the Qalipu Mi'kmaq Fist Nation Band is Friday, October 23. If you want to run, you have until Friday, October 2 to get your name on the ballot. Reg Anstey is chief electoral officer for the vote.
West Coast MorningA contract on the back of a 20-dollar bill helped a woman quit smoking.Sep 28, 2015 | 5:57Helen Reid of Corner Brook was a server at a restaurant more than a decade ago, when a stranger challenged her to quit smoking. He used a 20-dollar bill as an incentive. Now that she's quit the habit, Reid wants to thank the man for his concern.
West Coast MorningAvoiding fatalities during hunting season - we'll have safety tips.Sep 25, 2015 | 8:32There have been two fatalities in two weeks during this year's big-game hunting season in western Newfoundland. We get safety tips from Sheldon Anstey of the province's department of fish and wildlife enforcement.
West Coast MorningSPAWN seeing salmon numbers increase in Corner Brook Steam.Sep 25, 2015 | 6:45Could lower Corner Brook Stream become a salmon river again? Some people hope so. Atlantic Salmon have been largely absent for 85 years, but the advocacy group SPAWN is seeing a steady increase in fish numbers. Keith Cormier is with the organization.