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Friday July 5th, 2013

Liberal interim leader wants to remain
Humber Valley MHA Dwight Ball - the interim leader of the provincial Liberals - has officially announced he wants to stay in the job. He speaks with Ramona from Deer Lake.

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Pregnant Wabush woman watching fires
The Trans-Labrador Highway was shut down Thursday night because of fires along the road, meaning people in Wabush had to be at-the-ready to leave their houses once again if the threat gets worse. Melissa King of Wabush, who is expecting her third child in five weeks - has been having a particularly difficult time.

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Take a look at some of the pictures Melissa took of what she’s been seeing. (Photos copyright Melissa King 2013)

Crosstalk: Place names
There are peculiar place names in Nfld and Labrador and many interesting stories behind those names. Bryon Brooks - who lives in Dildo - knows the stories and the theories, and has written a book about them called "More Than Just a Name."

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