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.

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What do you get when you cross Absurdist Russian Theatre and Modern Dance?

Vancouver's Kidd Pivot brings Revisor to St. John's ACC.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:06]


What can NL libraries learn from Halifax's hugely popular library system?

Ted speaks with Åsa Kachan, CEO & Chief Librarian of Halifax Public Libraries.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:00]


Cheese and bees make a great combo, say Mobile NL couple

Homesteaders Steve & Lisa McBride on making cheese from goats milk and preserving it with wax from their own bees.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:26]


Separated at Birth? Agriculture in Iceland & Newfoundland

Ivan Emke on lessons we can learn from our transAtlantic neighbour.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:57]


A microbiologist's take on the novel coronavirus

Jessica Rose gives us her take on the global spread of the disease.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:55]


Pedestrians in St. John's fear for their safety

The snow left by January 17th blizzard only making things worse.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:17]


Just imagine if THIS was your first winter!

Prajwala Dixit talks blizzards, kindness and human nature with MUN student V Nikhilesh Paliath.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:14]


Vinland was definitely NOT in Quebec

Historian Kirtsten Seaver dismisses Donald Wiedman's claim that the Vikings made it all the way to Montreal.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:35:47]


The Invisibles: A History of the Royal Newfoundland Companies

Author James Candow tells Ted about this little-known chapter in our history.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:23]


Was Vinland in Quebec, not Newfoundland?

Donald Wiedman says the Vikings fabled settlement in the new world was in Laval, now a suburb of Montreal, and not in L'Anse aux Meadows.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:49]


Two NL schools top their class in CBC Music Challenge

Holy Heart, in St. John's, and Holy Family, in Chapel, Arm, win thousands for new musical instruments too.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:35]


The Mystery of the Portuguese Waltzes

OTG talks with Richard Simas, the author of this new kid's book, and with its illustrator, Caroline Clarke.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:14]


The Answer, My Friend, Is Blowing In The Wind

Is it time to put an end to plastic flowers in cemeteries?

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:36]


City of St. John's refuses to put crossing guard at "dangerous" intersection.

Councillor Sandy Hickman explains why city turned down Bishop Feild parents request for extra safety measures

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:55]


Could A Residential Development Harm an Historical District in St. John's?

John Fitzgerald and James Collinson weigh in on the Parish Lane development proposal.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:17]


A Please To Save A Little Piece of Wild Downtown

Matthew Graham has started a petition to stop the Parish Lane development on Queen's Road in St. John's.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:32]


Sir Robert Bond: Newfoundland's only statesman??

James Hiller, MUN History Professor Emeritus discusses his new book on the former Prime Minister.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:03]