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Turning off the TV

Reading for the sheer pleasure of it. Metis author David Bouchard says it's not happening enough in aboriginal communities and he thinks it's a barrier to success. Hear his conversation with Trail's End host Allison Devereaux.

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Trail's End - Yellowknife Float-In Movie TheatreSep 6, 2012 | 5:54Trail's End Yellowknife Float-In Movie Theatre Audio
Trail's End Yellowknife Float-In Movie Theatre Sep 6, 2012 | 5:54Grab your canoe and a bag of popcorn. The Floating Dog Film Festival returns this year, with a selection of local films. Founder and organizer Terry Woolf gives us a sneak preview and explains how this unique film festival began. Friday, September 7th at dusk. The Floating Dog Film Society invites people to paddle, motorboat and float to the film viewing on Dog Island. If the torch on Dog Island is lit, the show is on. Dress warm, wear a life jacket, carry a flashlight and travel with a friend.
Trail's End - Peter TertzakianNov 21, 2012 | 14:20Trail's End Peter Tertzakian Audio
Trail's End Peter Tertzakian Nov 21, 2012 | 14:20Onstage at the Government of the Northwest Territories Energy Charette, Allison interviews Peter Tertzakian about the future of energy. Tertzakian is an economist with ARC Financial Corp. He is the author of "A Thousand Barrels a Second" (2006) and "The End of Energy Obesity" (2009).
Trail's End - A Visit to Ragged AssSep 11, 2012 | 5:36Trail's End A Visit to Ragged Ass Audio
Trail's End A Visit to Ragged Ass Sep 11, 2012 | 5:36Owner and stylist Steve Payne describes it as "any guy's dream garage." Host Allison Devereaux attempts to get a haircut at the infamous Ragged Ass Barber Shop in Yellowknife.
Trail's End - Remembering Paulousie IttungnaOct 29, 2012 | 4:38Trail's End Remembering Paulousie Ittungna Audio
Trail's End Remembering Paulousie Ittungna Oct 29, 2012 | 4:38RCMP are turning to dental records to confirm the identity of an 18-year-old male found dead on a road in Inuvik on the weekend. People in the community are grieving the loss of Paulousie Ittunga, who hasn't been seen since the weekend. In this interview, 20-year-old James Williams speaks to Allison about Paulousie Ittungna, a popular athlete and competitor in arctic sports.
Trail's End - The Ultimate GiftDec 21, 2012 | 8:27Trail's End The Ultimate Gift Audio
Trail's End The Ultimate Gift Dec 21, 2012 | 8:27A Yellowknife family is waiting for the ultimate gift. Gary Potts is in the advanced stages of Primary Sclerosing Colangitis. Without a liver donation, he will pass away. Trail's End host Allison Devereaux spoke with his wife, Nancy, about how the family is doing.
Trail's End - Craig Cardiff sings the weatherJun 20, 2013 | 6:44Trail's End Craig Cardiff sings the weather Audio
Trail's End Craig Cardiff sings the weather Jun 20, 2013 | 6:44Our hosts at CBC North sometimes face a challenging weather forecast. If the wild weather doesn't test our limits, it's the daunting size of the region. In this excerpt from Trail's End, Ontario musician Craig Cardiff gives Allison Devereaux some help.
Trail's End - Paddlefest: Pool Toy RaceAug 6, 2013 | 5:33Trail's End Paddlefest: Pool Toy Race Audio
Trail's End Paddlefest: Pool Toy Race Aug 6, 2013 | 5:33Each summer, paddlers gather in Fort Smith for the Slave River Paddlefest. They battle rapids, compete against each other and invite newcomers into the water. Allison brings us the story of Paddlefest's most competitive event: the pool toy race.
Trail's End - Hipster headdress: offensive or innocuous?Aug 12, 2013 | 5:28Trail's End Hipster headdress: offensive or innocuous? Audio
Trail's End Hipster headdress: offensive or innocuous? Aug 12, 2013 | 5:28In this interview, Trailbreaker guest host Allison Devereaux discusses cultural appropriation with the Director of the Native American Cultural Center at Yale College.
Trail's End - Bed Bugs in Fort Good HopeSep 4, 2012 | 9:47Trail's End Bed Bugs in Fort Good Hope Audio
Trail's End Bed Bugs in Fort Good Hope Sep 4, 2012 | 9:47From start to finish, Therese Pierrot tells us how she and her family battled bed bugs this summer. Therese is a naturally great storyteller, but this interview is not for the bed bug squeamish!
Trail's End - Moose HuntingSep 5, 2012 | 6:59Trail's End Moose Hunting Audio
Trail's End Moose Hunting Sep 5, 2012 | 6:59It's the start of moose hunting season, and Arthur Beck has lots to share. Hear this hunter from Fort Resolution speak to Allison about moose habits, his favourite method of preparation ("you boil the snot right out of it") and changes he's witnessed on the land ("I never met anybody yet today that ate diamonds and drank oil and lived to tell the story.")
Trail's End - Turning off the TVSep 10, 2012 | 10:26Trail's End Turning off the TV Audio
Trail's End Turning off the TV Sep 10, 2012 | 10:26Reading for the sheer pleasure of it. Metis author David Bouchard says it's not happening enough in aboriginal communities and he thinks it's a barrier to success. Hear his conversation with Trail's End host Allison Devereaux.
Trail's End - Turning off the TVSep 10, 2012 | 10:26Trail's End Turning off the TV Audio
Trail's End Turning off the TV Sep 10, 2012 | 10:26Reading for the sheer pleasure of it. Metis author David Bouchard says it's not happening enough in aboriginal communities and he thinks it's a barrier to success. Hear his conversation with Trail's End host Allison Devereaux.
Trail's End - Music for the Grieving HeartSep 13, 2012 | 12:46Trail's End Music for the Grieving Heart Audio
Trail's End Music for the Grieving Heart Sep 13, 2012 | 12:46It's a singer-songwriter's gift to those who are living through loss. Manitoba-raised Karla Adolphe created an album written for anyone experiencing grief. It's free to download on her website: http://www.karlaadolphe.ca/ In this feature-length interview, Karla bares her heart and discusses why she wrote it, her own experience with grief and the personal stories that shaped the album.
Trail's End - Coping with pregnancy lossOct 15, 2012 | 11:21Trail's End Coping with pregnancy loss Audio
Trail's End Coping with pregnancy loss Oct 15, 2012 | 11:21Two Yellowknife women started a support group for women who have experienced miscarriage or infant death. Jaime McKay and Jennifer Young share their personal stories and explain why they're reaching out.
Trail's End - "Our Longest Drive" PremieresOct 17, 2012 | 10:12Trail's End "Our Longest Drive" Premieres Audio
Trail's End "Our Longest Drive" Premieres Oct 17, 2012 | 10:12A Chicago audience gathers for the premiere of "Our Longest Drive." The series is about three friends who travel to Inuvik to play a round of golf under the midnight sun with the ashes of their deceased friend.

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