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RADIO NOON - FRIDAY DECEMBER 30, 2011

Shanneyganock play way up north - Two local bands got to play where the sun doesn't shine ... at least at this time of year. The Fables & Shanneyganock recently play at Canadian Forces Station Alert on Ellesmere Island.  We speak with Chris Andrews.    

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Labrador Moravian missionary speaks about Christmas Eve - Just before Christmas, we sampled a radio program from 1960 narrated by the late Reverend Siegfried Hettasch.  He was a Moravian missionary in northern Labrador from 1938 to 1970.
In that piece, he described  the holiday traditions practiced by the Moravians in Inuit communities on the north coast of Labrador. Here's Reverend Hettasch talking about New Year's Eve.

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