NL: On The Go

 
 

NL: On The Go

On The Go has now been on the air for 30 years, bringing Newfoundlanders and Labradorians stories from every nook, cranny and cove in the province.

Updated: Updated weekdays.
Download episodes from this podcast for: 3 months

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What Better Place To Be An Intern Than Cannes?

Olivia Parsons, a young woman from St. John's, is having the time of her life at the world's premier film festival.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:39]


Duelling Abortion Protests at Confederation Building

Changes to US abortion laws spur demonstrations in Newfoundland and Labrador

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:43]


Doug Bird's Mummers

St John's businessman brings some local colour to a downtown hoarding

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[mp3 file: runs 00:03:57]


The "TRUE" Story of Alcock and Brown

Irish documentary film maker Kevin Glynn gives OTG his take on the famous aviators

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:45]


Could an app change your relationship with the bus?

Sophie LeBlanc, Business Development Manager with the Montreal-based company Transit, tells OTG how their technology helps both transit providers and passengers.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:36]


Is the community of Branch keeping the Gaelic language alive?

Michael Fortune, a folklorist from County Wexford in Ireland, discovers cultural connections to residents in Branch

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:48]


What Do You Make Of The NL Election so far?

Melissa Royle and Stephen Tomblin tell us what they think

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:33]


Herman and Paul's Excellent Adventure

Herman Perry and Paul Snow tell Ted about plans for their epic canoe trip this summer across northwestern Canada

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:32]


The jobs and industry in the "green economy".

Growler Energy's Keith Drover and Catherine Warren on the opportunities in NL.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:20:54]


Should we turn the HMP site into a walled garden?

Architect Jim Case makes the case.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:41]


Rotational parenting can be a good lifestyle

Two moms talk to Ted about parenting when your spouse is gone for weeks at a time.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:08]


Concerns raised about the location of NL's new jail, how it'll be built and what happens to the HMP site

Its White Hills location threatens local dirt bike and running trails, the a P-3 process is called into question, and a real estate agent puts a price on the pen's lakefront location.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:04]


With climate change warming the planet, is it immoral to double NL's oil production?

A panel discussion featuring Natural Resources minister Siobhan Coady, Opposition resources critic Keith Hutchings and NDP leader Allison Coffin.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:24:35]


Building a better greenhouse and encouraging community gardens.

Ted talks with NL gardening expert Dan Rubin.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:55]


It's spring and that means death threats over the seal hunt

NL artisan Clare Fowler talks about the abuse she's received for using seal skins in the products she makes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:03]


Two Premiers, two very different views of the Atlantic Accord

Former and current NL Premiers Brian Peckford and Dwight Ball on the merits of the renewed accord.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:50]


Can 3M make it safer to drive on Veterans Memorial Highway?

NL Transportation minister Steve Crocker talks about what the company may have in mind.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:49]


Immigration success stories from rural NL

Ted talks with journalist Kelly Toughill about what she found while researching immigrants experiences in this province.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:26]


Solomon's Path, Part Two

Alison Rideout takes Ted on a tour of the Neal Building, part of this bold plan to revitalise a block of downtown St. John's.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:30]


Solomon's Path, Part One

Architect Grant Genova outlines his bold plan to revitalise a block of downtown St. John's.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:04]


Reflections on NL's "Rocky Road towards Confederation."

Ted talks with Raymond Blake about his new book ""Where Once They Stood".

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:43]


"Arts funding is an investment not a hand out"

Author Sharon Bala and playwright Robert Chafe on the level of support for the arts in Newfoundland and Labrador

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[mp3 file: runs 00:20:49]


Turn it Off: Music to Drive you Crazy

Ideas on CBC Radio explores how musical sounds can drive us to distraction, even madness. Presented by local, award-winning documentary maker, Chris Brookes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:16]


The Crosbie Hydro Energy Action Plan called into question

Energy Expert Tom Adams says Ches Crosbie's number don't add up.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:15]


Clearing sidewalks of snow saves money and makes life better.

Urban planner Jennifer Keesmaat says we should clear sidewalks as vigorously and as quickly the same as we do our streets.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:33]


A C.H.E.A.P. solution to a 13 billion dollar problem?

Opposition leader Ches Crosbie outlines his Hydro Energy Action Plan.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:03]


The South West Coast Food Loop project

MUN professor Bonnie White on efforts to bring agricultural tourism to the southwestern Newfoundland.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:55]