Midday Cafe | Jul 15, 2013 | 54:07

Midday Cafe for Monday, July 15/2013

Today on the show: forest fires causing some smoke across the territory; Yukon Government and the City of Whitehorse partner for tourism; RCMP's Second Man awards; activities at Beringia Centre; and a look at this week's Arts in the Park performers.

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Midday Cafe - Bob Cameron-Yukon WingsNov 8, 2012 | 18:24Midday Cafe Bob Cameron-Yukon Wings Audio
Midday Cafe Bob Cameron-Yukon Wings Nov 8, 2012 | 18:24Yukon pilot, aviation buff, and author Bob Cameron has just published a comprehensive history of flying in the territory. Yukon Wings has more than 400 pages and 600 photographs that trace aviation history here back to the 1920's.
Midday Cafe - 12 Days to End Violence Against WomenNov 26, 2012 | 14:44Midday Cafe 12 Days to End Violence Against Women Audio
Midday Cafe 12 Days to End Violence Against Women Nov 26, 2012 | 14:44The North has the highest rate of violence against women in the country. The Yukon's 12 Days to End Violence Against Women campaign is one inititiative aimed at changing that reality. Barb McInerney of Kaushee's Place, Leila Hurst of the Women's Coalition, and Scott Carlson of White Ribbon Yukon talk about the importance of the initiative.
Midday Cafe - JJ Van Bibber-I Was Born Under A Spruce TreeNov 30, 2012 | 11:12Midday Cafe JJ Van Bibber-I Was Born Under A Spruce Tree Audio
Midday Cafe JJ Van Bibber-I Was Born Under A Spruce Tree Nov 30, 2012 | 11:12Researcher Niall Fink talks about the new book I Was Born Under A Spruce Tree which tells the story of the life and times of the late JJ Van Bibbber--elder, trapper, storyteller.
Midday Cafe - Midday Cafe for Thursday, June 20/2013Jun 20, 2013 | 51:33Midday Cafe Midday Cafe for Thursday, June 20/2013 Audio
Midday Cafe Midday Cafe for Thursday, June 20/2013 Jun 20, 2013 | 51:33Today on the show: talking with an organizer of the 24 Hours of Light bike relay; moving the Whitehorse Green Guide entirely online; our summer hiking series continues with a walk up the Shark Fin; and visiting the Youth Art Circus out at Lorne Mountain.
Midday Cafe - Little Free LibraryOct 2, 2012 | 6:27Midday Cafe Little Free Library Audio
Midday Cafe Little Free Library Oct 2, 2012 | 6:27Janet Clarke talks about the Yukon's first Little Free Library.
Midday Cafe - MSF in ChadOct 2, 2012 | 11:39Midday Cafe MSF in Chad Audio
Midday Cafe MSF in Chad Oct 2, 2012 | 11:39Yukon nurse Trish Newport recently completed her fifth posting with Medecins Sans Frontieres, this time in Chad.
Midday Cafe - Ross River Healing Circle and memorialOct 2, 2012 | 8:17Midday Cafe Ross River Healing Circle and memorial Audio
Midday Cafe Ross River Healing Circle and memorial Oct 2, 2012 | 8:17Dr. Richard Herbert is overseeing the construction of a traditional prayer circle and memorial in Ross River for victims of residential school.
Midday Cafe - Ancient walrus bones found on Herschel IslandOct 3, 2012 | 5:44Midday Cafe Ancient walrus bones found on Herschel Island Audio
Midday Cafe Ancient walrus bones found on Herschel Island Oct 3, 2012 | 5:44Yukon paleontologist Grant Zazula talks about an exciting and rare find on Herschel island off the Yukon's Arctic coast--80-thousand year old walrus bones.
Midday Cafe - Homework TrapOct 15, 2012 | 10:03Midday Cafe Homework Trap Audio
Midday Cafe Homework Trap Oct 15, 2012 | 10:03The stress of doing homework often means the exercise can do more harm than good to a student. Dr. Kenneth Goldberg talks about his book The Homework Trap: How To Save the Snity of Parents, Students, and Teachers.
Midday Cafe - No Fixed Address Outreach VanOct 17, 2012 | 5:02Midday Cafe No Fixed Address Outreach Van Audio
Midday Cafe No Fixed Address Outreach Van Oct 17, 2012 | 5:02Program co-ordinator Becky Houston talks about the No Fixed Address Outreach Van, the people who need it, and the people who make it work.
Midday Cafe - Whitehorse Commercial WasteOct 18, 2012 | 9:14Midday Cafe Whitehorse Commercial Waste Audio
Midday Cafe Whitehorse Commercial Waste Oct 18, 2012 | 9:14City of Whitehorse Environmental Co-ordinator Bryna Cable talks about the city's next step toward zero waste--bringing the commercial and business sector on line.
Midday Cafe - NorthstarOct 26, 2012 | 11:31Midday Cafe Northstar Audio
Midday Cafe Northstar Oct 26, 2012 | 11:31Bruce Macdonald has written a book that chronicles the history of a famous Arctic maritime vessel--the Northstar of Herschel Island.
Midday Cafe - Moira Sauer and SandyOct 30, 2012 | 7:42Midday Cafe Moira Sauer and Sandy Audio
Midday Cafe Moira Sauer and Sandy Oct 30, 2012 | 7:42Yukon actor Moira Sauer talks about hurricane Sandy after the storm roars through the New Jersey community she's staying in while working for the annual NYC Halloween parade.
Midday Cafe - Whitehorse Snowmobile BylawOct 31, 2012 | 9:32Midday Cafe Whitehorse Snowmobile Bylaw Audio
Midday Cafe Whitehorse Snowmobile Bylaw Oct 31, 2012 | 9:32Whitehorse Bylaw Officer Louis Martel explains the new rules for snowmobilers in the city.
Midday Cafe - Nurse PractitionersNov 1, 2012 | 7:40Midday Cafe Nurse Practitioners Audio
Midday Cafe Nurse Practitioners Nov 1, 2012 | 7:40The Yukon has introduced legislation to allow nurse practitioners to work in the territory. In anticipation of that legislation, the government has hired Hazel Booth, an R.N. and Nurse Practitioner, to work in Continuing Care. She talks about her role.

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