The Story From Here | Oct 31, 2012 | 27:30

October 31, 2012 - Part 2

A Saskatchewan RCMP corporal remembers her husband, a fellow officer who was killed in the line of duty. A marine biologist explains how he's tracking a lost baby beluga in the harbour of Montreal. A Calgary couple recounts their close call on a rapidly sinking ship. And we find out what it takes to grow pumpkins from seeds to spooky jack-o-lanterns with a group of five-year-olds in Conception Bay South, Newfoundland.

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