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NL: Weekend AM

Weekend AM is CBC Radio One's province-wide, Saturday and Sunday morning show. You'll meet creative people up to all sorts of things that keep life in Newfoundland and Labrador interesting.

Updated: Sundays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/wam/index.html

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Terry O'Reilly

Arlene sits across from Terry O'Reilly, CBC host, author and serial entrepreneur and compares notes about the importance of marketing.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:50]

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Arthritis isn't about aging

It's about the modern decline in physical activity.

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[mp3 file: runs00:54:00]

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Kai Cheng unplugs

Can Kai Cheng learn to say "no" wioth the help of her sleepover friends?

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[mp3 file: runs00:27:26]

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'The Eclipse': a brief, dark scientific gold mine

Just how important this eclipse is to scientists?

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[mp3 file: runs00:54:00]

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American novel with a Newfoundland connection

Virginia based writer Jeffrey K. Walker tells Weekend AM's Heather Barrett why his historical novel, None of Us is the Same, has Newfoundlanders for two of its main characters.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:33]


First Listen: Come Along With Me B'ys by Larry Foley

Larry Foley talks with Heather Barrett about his latest solo album, Come Along With Me B'ys.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:42]


Home in My Harbour by Shanneyganock

Chris Andrews, frontman of Shanneyganock, talks to Weekend AM host Heather Barrett about the band's latest album, Home in My Harbour.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:22]


Forest garden paradise in Cowan Heights

Sandy Robertson, retired forestry research scientist and gardener, tells us how he has transformed an ordinary suburban housing lot into a forest garden with more than 200 species of trees and plants.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:49]


Des Walsh on Gerald Squires

Poet Des Walsh, a longtime friend of the late visual artist Gerald Squires, walks us through the exhibit Gerald Squires: Spirit Visible, on display now at The Rooms.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:42]


The Doctor's House garden

Fiona Oliver, a longtime employee of both the Boddie family and The Doctor's House, gives us her tour of the Irish-style farm property in Green's Harbour.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:32]


New float pod available in St. John's

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:11]


Petrina Bromley talks celebrity encounters backstage

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:35]


First Listen: Uproarious by Joe Grizzly and the Wildlife

Joe Grizzly and the Wildlife come into the great indoors of the Weekend AM studio to talk about their latest album, Uproarious.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:49]


First Listen: Out of the Dark by Rough Hands

Rough Hands, a.k.a. Luke Tremblett, talks with Weekend AM host Heather Barrett about his latest album, Out of the Dark.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:06]


First Listen: Watershed by Amelia Curran

Amelia Curran speaks to Weekend AM's Heather Barrett about her latest album, Watershed.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:10]


Madeline Ashby - Futurist

Madeline Ashby spends a lot of time thinking about the future and not only for her novels. In addition to writing fiction, Madeline Ashby is a futurist.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:12]


Madeline Ashby talks about her novel, Company Town,

Company Town, one of this year's Canada Reads finalist books, is set on an oil rig off the coast of Newfoundland.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:08]


Madeline Ashby talking about her novel, Company Town. Part 2

Company Town, one of this year's Canada Reads finalist books, is set on an oil rig off the coast of Newfoundland. We discussed her latest Novel in front of a live audience at a Canada Reads event in Glovertown.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:56]


Learn to play the Ukulele in 15 minutes or less

Cathy Whalen of Take Note Music School in Mount Pearl gives Weekend AM host Heather Barrett an on-air ukulele lesson.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:46]