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Labrador Morning

Hosted by Bailey White and Matt McCann, the program keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.

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Labrador Morning - On Demand - Friday September 21st

* We're getting history lesson on the backstory to the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project. * With no Northmart in Happy Valley Goose Bay, one local company is making sure everyone can still stock up on groceries * Paving the way for new opportunities? we'll hear from Port Hope Simpson what the freshly paved road means for the community * Are we ready for another pandemic like the 1918-19 Spanish flu? We'll hear about a forum writer Anne Budgell attended last night in Ottawa. She's the author of forthcoming book about the Spanish flu in Labrador. * Celebrating Cartwright's heritage...We're going to find out about the town's heritage festival that's happening this weekend.

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Labrador Morning - On Demand - Thursday September 20th

* Nalcor CEO Stan Marshall. Reporters got the chance to get his thoughts following his first round of testimony at the Muskrat Falls inquiry * The Muskrat Falls Inquiry is right on the doorstep for people in Labrador... Coming up, we'll hear from the lawyer who is representing two groups that have been standing in fierce opposition to the project. * When the Northern Ranger docks for good this season, so are it's crew. We'll have that story coming up * Lace up your skates, we're heading to hockey camp, we'll hear more about the Xtreme minor hockey camps happening in Happy Valley Goose Bay

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Labrador Morning - September 19

-Tension boiled over during the Muskrat Falls inquiry proceedings in Happy Valley-Goose Bay yesterday. - Tracing the life and lineage of one of Labrador's pioneering women, Lydia Campbell's. -The mayor of Cartwright isn't pleased that a new ferry will mean no service for his community. - Today will be the 11th school day that students haven't been going to school in Red Bay.

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Labrador Morning _Tuesday September 18

-The Melville Mantas swim club hosts Canadian Olympic medalist Brent Hayden. - Co-op is upping their game following the fire at NorthMart - George Andrews. - NorthMart Interview with Derek Reimer. - You can watch the Muskrat Falls inquiry inside but outside is a different scene. - Former Nalcor CEO Ed Martin is in Happy Valley Goose Bay.

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Labrador Morning for Monday September 17

- It's sexual violence awareness week in Happy Valley Goose Bay. - Students still aren't in class in Red Bay today. - Two fires in Happy Valley-Goose Bay over the weekend caused extensive damage to two businesses, - The public inquiry into muskrat falls is set to begin.

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No ferry for Cartwright and some Labrador Merb'ys: Labrador Morning On-Demand

We'll find out why a Happy Valley-Goose Bay man was inspired to put a "friendship bench" in behind his home along the Churchill River. (9:06) Losing the Cartwright Connection. We'll ask the MHA for the south coast why a new ferry service won't be servicing that community. (20:33) calling all foodies...a culinary tour called From The Rock is coming back to the Big Land...we'll get all the tasty details. (28:03) A calendar featuring Merb'ys is back with more glitter and flippery fun for 2019. We'll speak with a couple of Labrador mermen who are in the calendar.

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Fire in North West River, phone and internet outage in Nain: Labrador Morning On-Demand

Soil tests at the future site of the Labrador Wellness Centre in Happy Valley Goose Bay deem the soil there safe after hundreds of rusty barrels were found beneath the surface there. (6:00) Eugene Hart was re-elected as Chief in last week's Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation election. We'll find out what the key issues he and council will be tackling going forward. (14:15) A fire in North West River has levelled a home, the fire chief tells us what happened. (17:41) People on the Labrador's North Coast had to go without Bell Aliant long distance and internet for more than 24 hours when the problems with the service started kicking in on Tuesday. We'll find out what happened when we speak with the AngajukKâk of Nain. (32:01) It's now stretching from Labrador to BC, to California. Find out why Universal Helicopters has been on a spending spree. (38:31) The Best Kind Comedy Trio is rolling into Happy Valley-Goose Bay., Churchill Falls and Labrador City...we'll tell you about their show.

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Concerns from Nunatsaivut over new ferries and why the Aboriginal Family Centre is closed: Labrador Morning On-Demand

A huge zebra was spotted driving around Happy Valley Goose Bay the other day... well actually it was a couple of german tourists in a very unique vehicle. (10:37) We'll find out why programs at the Aboriginal Family Centre in Happy Valley-Goose Bay have been put on hold. (19:17) The Nunatsiavut Government isn't jumping for joy over Labrador's new ferry service next year, we speak with the Nunatsiavut Government's First Minister. (28:01) The town of Happy Valley Goose Bay says more capacity is needed on its dock and more thought needs to be given to the new ferry that will run between its dock and all points North.

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Black tickle pleased with new ferry service and a space cannon in Cartwright: Labrador Morning On-Demand

On Labrador morning we hear from the head of the local service district in Black Tickle who's relived a new ferry will still visit his community. (10:13) A parent in Red Bay explains why her two kids are still out of school, and the minister of education responds to complaints about a lack of teachers. (20:49) Hear what a space gun sounds like and we'll speak to the man who fired it near Cartwright

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New ferries for Labrador and speaking about suicide: Labrador Morning On-Demand

The province announced two new ferries to service the straits and north coast. (5:50) Bob Jackman remembers his son as part of the suicide prevention walk in Happy Valley - Goose Bay. (15:24) Woodwards and Nunatsiavut Group of Companies are going to operate the service, they explain how the new ferries will work. (21:41)

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No internet in Labrador West, a house fire and sentencing for Muskrat Falls protesters: Labrador Morning On-Demand

We get details on a house fire that broke out in Labrador City earlier this week. (6:07) Not everyone in St. Lewis thinks a mine could be bad for the community, we'll talk to the mayor about some of the positive changes she thinks it could bring (13:29) Labrador West is in the dark ages...after the internet went out this week. Their service was knocked out by two separate incidents. (19:52) They occupied the Muskrat Falls site nearly two years ago but only got their sentence yesterday. We'll head to the supreme court and speak with one of the occupiers about his thoughts on the long court process. Gateway Labrador is hosting its first art exhibition in Labrador West next week...we'll get the details.

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Concerns about a mine for St. Lewis, an Order of Canada for a Labrador artist: Labrador Morning on demand

On Labrador morning hear why the premier's asking for the Public Utilities Board to help find a way to prevent electricity rates from skyrocketing, (7:56) the push to get Snow Goose Mountain back in service for downhill skiing this winter. (14:42) There are concerns about the impact of a new mine proposed in St. Lewis, it sits right on prime berry picking land. (22:10) We chat with Labrador artist Mike Massey just before he receives his Order of Canada. (30:37) We remember Bernard Chaulk, a trapper, hunter, fisher and Labrador gentlemen, who died at 89.

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Back to school, what September weather to expect, protest in Red Bay: Labrador Morning on demand

After a rainy summer for much of Labrador, find out what September will bring. (9:28) The Nunatsiavut Government wants to know what heritage means to Labrador Inuit. We'll find out why it's holding community meetings....asking for input on the development of heritage policy and law. (19:06) We'll find out why some parents in Red Bay are keeping their children home from school this morning Kids heading back to school today should be well prepared. (25:53) Coming up, we'll stop by the friendship centre in Happy Valley Goose Bay to speak with some busy backpack stuffers who were making sure any kid who needs supplies got supplies.

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Nunatsiavut calls on province to implement Muskrat Falls Recommendations and Sharks in Makkovik: Labrador Morning on Demand

This morning Nunatasiavut's Minister of culture, Jim Lyall remembers Carol Brice-Bennett, known for her work on Nunatsiavut Land Claim (1:08). Lianna Rice speaks about her campaign to bring "Friendship Benches" to Happy Valley Goose Bay(7:11). Denise Cole speaks about the latest retreat being offered by SHIELD, a sexual health information group for youth in Happy Valley Goose Bay (14:52). Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe calls on provincial government to implement Independent advisory committee's recommendations on Muskrat Falls (23:54). Todd Broomfield talks about the sharks being spotted near the community of Makkovik (34:01)

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Studying ocean plastics in Nain; Pro cyclists touring the TLH: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, the Labrador Winter Games are just around the corner, and the dates are set, so we'll talk to the games' chair (00:58). People in Nain are helping self-described come-from-away-scientists study plastic in fish (09:38). We'll catch up with some cyclists making their way across Labrador (18:38). And we'll hear from a woman who thinks Nunatsiavut communities should revert to their original Inuktitut names (26:59).

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Labrador Morning Special: Back to School in Sheshatshiu and Natuashish

This morning, on a special edition of Labrador Morning, we're going back to school with students in Sheshatshiu and Natuashish.

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New mental health counselling in HV-GB; Inuktitut radio show on MUN airwaves: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, Labrador Grenfell Health is radically changing the way it offers mental health counselling in Happy Valley-Goose Bay (00:49). We'll meet a bilingual broadcaster from Nain, sharing his language on MUN radio (11:01). And, Fraser and Kailey Drover have a sweet new ride, and they're cruising all over Labrador West (17:09).

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New lighted crosswalks in HV-GB; Midterms cancelled at some Labrador schools: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll Find out why the town of Happy Valley-goose Bay installed new crosswalks with bright, flashing lights (00:55). We'll talk to Nunacor about the cruise ship visit in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, and whether we should expect more ships in the future (10:05). And, a pilot project starting this school year aims to find out whether students can do without midterm exams (18:47).

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The Mud Lake Fair is back; St. Lewis gardener makes it big in Toronto: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, the Mud Lake Fair makes its triumphant return (00:57). Plus, Griffin Mangroves was inspired by gardens in his hometown of St. Lewis to pursue a career in horticulture, and now oversees a major operation for the city of Toronto (09:47).

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Cruise ship docks in HV-GB; Sober walk in Sheshatshiu: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll hear how the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay prepared to welcome the cruise ship MV Seabourn Quest (00:52), and we'll find out what visitors can expect today (08:35). Plus, dozens of people marched through the streets of Sheshatshiu to call for clean, sober band council elections next month (17:16).

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Province talks ferry service with people in Black Tickle; Lab West data centre approved for more power: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll talk about a meeting between the Department of Transportation and people in Black Tickle and Norman Bay, over cuts to ferry service (00:54). We'll find out what a Cartwright boat is (10:56). And, a data centre in Wabush is expanding, after the PUB approved a request for more power (18:10).

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Hydro plant upgrades in Mary's Harbour; HV-GB cleans up for the cruise ship: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll hear about plans to upgrade a hydro plant in Mary's Harbour (01:00). We'll find out why a business in Happy Valley-Goose Bay is giving away cones in exchange for trash (09:14). Bakeapples are ripening in Central Labrador, so we'll catch up with a berry picker to find out how the season's going (17:47). And we'll hear from some shoppers in Happy Valley-Goose Bay on plastic versus reusable bags (25:52).

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HV-GB looking at banning plastic bags; Natan Obed wins second term as ITK president: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll hear the results of a survey on whether people want to ban single-use plastic bags in HV-GB (01:10). One of Canada's biggest warships is learning what it takes to operate in the Arctic (09:04). We'll speak with Natan Obed, who was just re-elected president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (18:26). And, a man in Makkovik had an entourage of orca whales follow his boat (29:10).

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Barrels unearthed at Goose Bay Town Centre site; New group home for kids in care in Sheshatshiu: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we have details on the pile of barrels unearthed on the site of the Goose Bay Town Centre (01:00). We talk about a brand new group home for kids in care in Sheshatshiu (06:42). We'll talk to a veterinarian about the virus plaguing dogs in Natuashish (14:56). And find out what an ART SLAM is and who's invited tonight at the Labrador Friendship Centre (22:46).

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Distemper killing dogs in Natuashish; Memorial service held for Luke Cooper: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we talk to the band council chief in Natuashish about the outbreak of distemper which is killing dogs in the community (01:00). Luke Cooper's family held a memorial service, buy they're not done searching for the man who was last seen in the waters off North West River (08:26). We'll find out why volunteers in Happy Valley-Goose Bay are sending furniture, clothes, books, toys and bicycles to Nain (15:37). And the crew of the Umiak 1 is on the lookout for whales (25:13).

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Search Minerals planning rare earth mine in Southern Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll have the latest on Search Minerals' plan to mine rare earth elements near St. Lewis (00:49). Then, we'll find out how geophysical surveying equipment is being used in Labrador for the first time to help find archaeology sites (10:34).

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Sex assault charges stayed after case takes too long; Connecting Labrador to Muskrat Falls: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll talk about a court case where sexual assault and other charges against a Postville man were stayed because it took too long to get to trial (00:57). We'll have reaction from the Lake Melville MHA to a data centre's proposal to connect to Muskrat Falls (11:02). And, Jenna Joyce Broomfield incorporated Inuit traditions in her call-to-the-bar in an Edmonton courtroom (19:28).

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Nunatsiavut Government looks to legal weed for possible harm reduction; Operation Nanook is off the coast of Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, the Nunatsiavut Government thinks cannabis legalization could cut down on alcohol-related crime (00:53). CBC's Peter Cowan is with Operation Nanook - the Canadian Forces annual Arctic exercise - and he's calling in from somewhere off the coast of Labrador (10:29). We'll find out what plants around us tell us about our culture (17:35). Finally, the Labrador Friendship Centre is hoping you'll pick up a few school supplies for their backpacks project (28:39).

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Data centre wants Muskrat Falls power; Meet the Gordocaster: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, Great North Data says it wants to tap into Muskrat Falls, making the company one of the few potential customers for an expensive power source (01:01). An international news report says Rio Tinto is looking to sell IOC (11:01). Meet the Gordocaster -- a unique guitar -- and the man who made it (18:28).

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Labrador mother's search for heart recipient is over; MUN looking to collect mosquitos from Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, after a long emotional search, a Labrador mother has finally found the recipient of her son's heart (00:44). We'll hear from the owner of a data centre in Happy Valley-Goose Bay who says he's trying to make things right with the town after a stop-work order was issued last week (17:22). We'll find out why MUN researchers want your help collecting mosquitoes (27:06).

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Innu Nation wants apology from profs who signed Muskrat Falls letter; Striped bass still in Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, the Innu Nation is asking for an apology from academics who signed an open letter against the Muksrat Falls project, saying they didn't consult with the Innu (01:07). Striped bass showed up in Labrador last summer, and they're still here (19:39). The mayor of Labrador City tells us about the new town manager, and council's vision for the next few years (28:45).

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Stop work order for Data Centre in HV-GB; Archaeology field school in Sheshatshiu: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll talk about why the town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay issued a stop work order against a data centre in MOT (00:52). We'll find out what students uncovered during an archaeology field school in Sheshatshiu this summer (16:29). And, tributes to the four people killed in a crash on the Trans-Labrador Highway late last week (26:02).

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Motorcycle ride for mental health; Expedition Leader Wayne Broomfield: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, a mental health campaign organized by friends in Happy Valley-Goose Bay in memory of people they've lost to suicide (01:03). Then, we'll catch up with expedition leader Wayne Broomfield (10:47). Later, a crash course in pit-fired pottery (18:49). Plus, meet the businessman behind Philip's Icebergs (25:34).

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New clues in search to find heart recipient; Academics call on Ottawa to pull support for Muskrat Falls: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, Pat Loder has been trying to find the man who received her son Jeff's heart two years ago, and now there are some new clues in the search (01:02). More than 200 academics are calling for a stop to the Muskrat Falls project (11:53). The Labrador West Health Centre is the only hospital in Atlantic Canada to be officially declared baby friendly (23:09). And, we'll talk about a new way to get rid of things you don't need, without throwing them out (31:56).

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Innu block Tata Minerals mine in Schefferville; Remembering Father Chris: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, people working at a mine on the Labrador-Quebec border have been sent home after a local first nation blocked the road in (01:01). Black bears get up close and personal with a crew in Churchill Falls (08:22). We'll pay tribute to beloved priest Father Chris, who died Monday night (16:27). Hopedale welcomed the first cruise ship of the season over the weekend (33:17).

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Charges laid over missing $72 thousand in NWR; Cruise ship coming to HV-GB: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll talk to the mayor of North West River about theft charges against a former town clerk, as well as a former town councillor (01:15). Injury rates in this province are high, so should we limit minors' access to ATVs, dirt bikes and snowmobiles (09:25). A cruise ship is coming to Happy Valley-goose Bay, so we'll find out how the town is getting ready (18:50).

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Search for Luke Cooper continues; Boil water advisory in Happy Valley-Goose Bay: Labrador Morning On-Demand

The search for 43-year-old Luke Cooper continues in North West River (00:55). Heavy rains have led to a boil water advisory for people in Happy Valley-Goose Bay (09:47). We'll talk to the Child and Youth Advocate about a review of Inuit children's experience in foster care (15:13). And, Natan Obed seeks a second term as ITK president (25:05).

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Justin Barbour's cross-Labrador expedition; DFO says end retention salmon fishing in Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, Justin Barbour is setting out from North West River to tackle a 1700 km journey to Hudson Bay (01:02). Halfway through the salmon season, DFO scientists say retention fishing should end in Labrador (14:35). Twisters, lollies, cones, freezies, cyclones, spongebobs, fudgcicles -- she's got em all. We'll meet 11-year-old ice cream entrepreneur Ashlee Adams (23:17). And, organizers of the North West River beach festival are crossing their fingers for good weather this weekend (31:13).

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Canopy Growth could be selling weed in HV-GB; Four coxswains make up Lab West rowing team: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, Canopy Growth wants to open a marijuana shop in Happy Valley-Goose Bay (01:01). We'll tell you about a Labrador West Regatta team that has four coxswains (11:20). Houses in the MOT area of Happy Valley-Goose Bay had soggy basements after heavy rains earlier this week (20:50). And, as power rates continue to climb, the provincial seniors advocate wonders how elderly people will afford to pay (30:36).

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New booze rules will hurt Labrador West businesses; New Labrador-Grenfell Health CEO: Labrador Morning On-Demand

The Premiers have agreed to loosen rules about bringing booze from province to province, and it's bad news for convenience stores in border towns like Labrador City (01:07). We'll meet the new CEO of Labrador-Grenfell Health, and hear her ideas about doing more with less (09:01). After that, it started out as a youth ventures project, but four years later, business is blooming at Blue Spade greenhouse (19:02). We'll hear from MHA Graham Letto about the decision to move a waterbomber to Wabush (27:52). Finally, parking problems at the beach in North West River (35:04).

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Remembering Theresa Bruce; New gardens at HV-GB women's centre: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we remember Theresa Bruce - a woman who loved life. She was killed in a head-on collision over the weekend in New Brunswick. We'll also talk to a psychologist who says it's normal to feel overwhelmed when there's a lot of tragedy in your community (00:58). Then, we find out about a new garden residents of the women's centre in Happy Valley-Goose Bay will be taking care of this summer (17:43). Plus, Labrador West is getting its waterbomber back (26:58).

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4 people losing jobs at the Cartwright weather station; Setting up a reuse centre in HV-GB: Labrador Morning On-Demand

Four people are losing their jobs as Nav Canada automates the weather station in Cartwright. This morning, we'll talk about what that will mean for the community, and why Nav Canada is making the change (00:54). Then, we'll find out about a volunteer organization in Ontario keeping reusable goods out of the landfill, and whether that could work here in Labrador (18:24).

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Last Stop Garage Season 2; Doom Mountain 50: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll take you to CRB Automotive where they're filming Season 2 of Last Stop Garage (00:30). We have the last in our series of interviews about the life and times of Ray Condon (10:24). Labrador's first Ultra Marathon is a 50 k race coming up next month (18:35). And, it's tourist seasons in Labrador, so we'll check in with some people travelling the road (27:26).

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Volunteers continue search for Luke Cooper; Ray Condon's legacy lives on in Labrador West: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, RCMP divers have ended their search for Luke Cooper, but his family is not giving up (00:57). We'll talk to Ray Condon's sister about the lasting impact he's had on Labrador West (08:49). A new field guide to the birds of Labrador is in the works (18:08). And, after a series of tragic deaths in Labrador, we'll talk to the Red Cross about staying safe on the water (25:54).

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Makkovik remembers BJ Tuglavina; Torngant Mountains caribou her numbers rising: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll hear from a long-time friend of Johannes "BJ" Tuglavina, who died while fishing over the weekend (01:00). Then, a new survey shows positive signs for the Torngat Caribou herd, but experts aren't jumping to any conclusions (09:42). After that, Air Borealis is running the Torngat Mountains Base Camp, and we'll check in as the season starts (18:19).

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Divers continue to search for missing canoeist in NWR; John Howard Society wants to set up in Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, more on the effort to find Luke Cooper, who went missing when his canoe tipped over Sunday morning (00:48). Then, is there a safe way to scavenge at the dump? We'll hear your thoughts (10:25). After that, the John Howard Society wants to extend its services into Labrador - we'll find out why (19:07).

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Searchers looking for Cartwright guide missing after boat capsizes; Pride Week in Labrador West: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll hear tributes to Ray Green, the fishing guide who is presumed drowned after his boat capsized last Thursday (01:00). Then, the town of Happy Valley-Goose bay is cracking down on scavenging at the municipal dump, so we talk to a man who spent the last 20 years collecting recyclables at the landfill (15:44). Plus, it's Pride Week in Labrador West, and this year the week is dedicated to Ray Condon's memory (25:03).

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Ottawa opens talks with NunatuKavut, but infuriates Innu Nation: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning we have extensive coverage of the NunatuKavut announcement about negotiations with Ottawa, including voices from the announcement (00:59), president Todd Russell and Crown-Indigenous relations minister Carolyn Bennett (09:01), and the Innu Nation, who question NunatuKavut's Indigenous identity, and call the group a "settler organization" (17:05). Then, 18-year-old Hamlyn Jararuse says love is love is love (26:00). Plus, summer is the season for camps of all kinds, so we'll take you to wrestling camp (35:55), and a science camp (40:37).

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Float plane crashes in Terrington Basin; Bringing renewable energy to Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we bring you to the scene of a float plane crash near Happy Valley-Goose Bay (01:19). Then, we'll learn about renewable energy research on the south coast (09:07). We'll bring you part two of Desmond Rich's story about life at the correctional centre, and recovery afterword (18:07). And we'll meet a 71-year-old man who just biked from Nova Scotia to Happy Valley-Goose Bay (27:55).

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Black bear breaks into home; No more scavenging at HV-GB dump: Labrador Morning On-Demand

Black bears have been hanging around Cartwright for years, but after a bear came into a house Monday evening, one family says it's time to crack down (00:59). After that, we'll talk about why the town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay is cracking down on scavenging at the landfill (10:42). Then, part one of Desmond Rich's story -- the 41-year-old spent nearly 20 years going in and out of the Labrador Correctional Centre before embarking on his road to recovery (18:54).

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RCMP bike patrols in HV-GB; Raising the Pride flag: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we find out why RCMP officers in Happy Valley-Goose Bay are hitting the trails on bicycles this summer (01:22). Then, we'll take you to the rainbow flag raising (08:00). We'll have the details on a new parking system at the Goose Bay airport (16:09). Finally, the Labrador Winter Games are less than a year away and planning has begin -- we'll meet the games chair (25:33).

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Pride in HV-GB; Makerspace in Labrador West: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, wel talk about bringing midwifery back to Innu communities (01:02). Then, two men in Labrador West want to set up a makerspace, but finding space for a makerspace is a hard space to be in (10:02). We'll find out what's on the agenda for Pride Week in Happy Valley-Goose Bay (18:21). And, we learn how to make beaded earrings with Nikita Beals (28:59).

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New commander at 5 Wing Goose Bay; POlar bear roaming Makkovik: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we take to you to a ceremony welcoming the new wing commander to 5 Wing Goose Bay (00:52). Then, we'll tell you about the polar bear who showed up in Makkovik earlier this week (09:50). And we find out about "We Built This Town," a new musical premiering in Labrador City (17:00).

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Birch Island sharing circle for youth mental health; "Home-buyer's market" in HV-GB: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we talk to two young women organizing a sharing circle for people struggling with their mental health (00:47). Then, a real estate agent talks about why she thinks it's a buyer's market in Happy Valley-Goose Bay (10:00). The town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay wants to know how you feel about a ban on single-use plastic bags (18:30). And we'll talk about fixing food security in Nunatsiavut (29:07).

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NWR home destroyed by fire; Cleaning up HV-GB: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we'll hear about a fire that ripped through a house in North West River, and appears to have started in a BBQ (00:49). Lots of people complain about litter in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, but far fewer actually do something about it, so we talk to one man who's issuing a challenge (06:41). And, we'll find out why the town of Pinware is setting up a community greenhouse (15:58).

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Quebec company awarded work at HV-GB Co-Op; Restoring the Cartwright cemetery: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, there's big work coming to the Terrington Co-op in Happy Valley Goose Bay, but some local contractors aren't happy with how the board awarded the work (00:53). Then, two sisters from Cartwright are honouring their father's memory and picking up a cause that was close to his heart (10:59). And, we'll find out why MUN research scientists are looking for fish in Lake Melville this summer (18:22).

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Spring Gulch water for all; Expedition 51; The Jerry Cans <3 Labrador: Labrador Morning On-Demand.

This morning, we'll hear about the deal to get Happy Valley back on Spring Gulch water (01:05). Then, drive Expedition 51 (08:54). We'll meet EVAS Air's first all-female flight crew (18:14) Later, a conversation with the Jerry Cans (27:04). Plus, we'll hear some young singers from the Ullugiagatsuk Choir (39:02). And: why MP Hunter Tootoo came to Expo Labrador (45:58).

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Hopedale sewer upgrades; What's on the go at Expo? Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we hear about the major repairs planned for Hopedale's sewer system (00:57). Then, meet some exhibitors at the Expo trade show (08:37). Later, a fond farewell to Peacock Primary Principal Sandra Broomfield (17:37). Plus, Lucy Niles from the band Partner (27:54).

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Ambulance review; Voisey's Bay training: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, we talk to health minister John Haggie about the review of private ambulances triggered by a CBC investigation into flaws in the Happy Valley-Goose Bay Service (01:14). Then, there's a new program to train Indigenous people to work underground at Voisey's Bay (11:29). Later, the newest details on paving the Trans-Labrador Highway (22:10). Plus, an extreme road trip from Missouri to Cartwright (30:48).

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Premier in Labrador; Ferry concerns: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, a conversation with Premier Dwight Ball in the Labrador Morning studio (01:01). Then, an update on the Pumpkin House construction (12:57). Later, find out what's on the agenda at Expo Labrador (19:03). Plus, NunatuKavut Community Council weighs in on planned ferry changes (27:38)

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Crowded correctional centre; Stranded fox: Labrador Morning On-Demand

This morning, the Labrador Correctional Centre is overcrowded and staff are overworked, we'll talk about why there are so many people in prison in this province (01:01). Then, we'll check in with the United Steelworkers Union at IOC to see if things are getting back to normal after a 9-week strike which ended earlier this month (18:17). Plus They went out in search of crab but came back with a fox (27:09).

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