NL: St. John's Morning Show

 
 

NL: St. John's Morning Show

While you've been sleeping, the world has changed. The Morning Show tells you how. We bring you the latest news; the stories that matter most, and the information you need.

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Decarbonize NL

Driving, eating, wearing clothes: Just about everything in our current lifestyles has a dirty carbon cost... but one collection of Newfoundlanders wants to help us to clean up our act.

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Good Friday flipper pie-day

There are two burning questions this week: When will the election be called... and will there be flippers for Good Friday? Reg Taylor of Taylor's Fish, Fruit and Vegetable Market has a crack at answering one of them.

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Talk With Our Kids About Money Day

It's post-budget day, and lots of adults are talking about how we manage our money... but what do kids think? Some Grade 6's from Mary Queen of Peace Elementary come in to talk about saving and spending!

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Independent book publishing

You don't need a publisher to get a book out these days, with many writers taking the DIY approach. There's now a brand new support organization for those who want to self-publish. Author Jeff Kelland is founder and president of the Independent Publishers of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Daphne MacNeil is the group's secretary.

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Alcock and Brown's transatlantic flight centennial celebration

100 years ago this spring, transatlantic aviation began here in St. John's. To find out more about Alcock and Brown's white knuckle ride across the Atlantic - and how people are planning to celebrate the centennial - Krissy sits down with aviation enthusiasts Paul Snow and Gary Hebbard.

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Dominican resort scam suspected

A couple's trip to the Dominican Republic went south after a quick visit to their resort casino cost them thousands of dollars because of what they claim was a scam.

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Terry Fox Research Institute precision medicine

Terry Fox began his Marathon of Hope from here in St. John's 39 years ago today... and his legacy lives on. Terry's brother Darrell and Dr. Victor Ling - president and scientific director of the Institute, drop by to talk about a new initiative to improve care for cancer patients here.

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Her Majesty's Penitentiary: Plans for new... and old

He's been inside HMP many times visiting his clients, but it never gets easier. Lawyer Mark Gruchy met Fred outside the walls Thursday to get his thoughts on the province's plan to build a new prison. Following that - what about the old HMP? Jerry Dick says the 160-year-old structure has a long and significant history...and he believes there is a larger conversation to have about the future of that heritage structure.

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Airport security packing tips

From cannabis to cans of soup, we have a haul of items to show off that were seized at airport security in St. John's. Christine Langlois - a spokesperson for The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority - drops by the studio in hopes that you'll get some useful packing tips for your next trip to help make things go smoothly.

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Black hole fascination

Two math professors at Memorial were so excited about Wednesday's big black reveal... that they threw a viewing party! Hari Kunduri and Ivan Booth drop by to share their excitement over the first ever image of a black hole being released to the world.

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Honourary degrees for some salt beef junkies

At Memorial's spring convocation a group of Newfoundlanders will receive honorary degrees. Among them will be performer and cultural leader Shirley Montague, as well as Kevin Blackmore, Wayne Chaulk and Ray Johnson... aka Buddy Wasisname and The Other Fellers. We reached Wayne for an early-morning chat.

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What matters to millennials: Politics

Spring is in the air... and so is the strong scent of a spring election. Two young voters sit down with Krissy to talk about what matters to millennials, and why they are - or aren't - involved in the political process.

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Memories of the Rwanda genocide

The 25th anniversary of the start of the genocide against the Tutsi and politically moderate Hutu in Rwanda has brought back grim memories for Newfoundland photo-journalist Greg Locke.

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Breast cancer conference

Laughter, music, sex, cannabis and food. That's just some of what's on the agenda at the Canadian Cancer Society's "Annual Newfoundland and Labrador Breast Cancer Conference" taking place in St. John's in early May. Sondria Browne and Sherry Bishop are both cancer survivors who will be taking part in the event.

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Stella's Circle award recipient

Stella's Circle is getting national recognition for its work in the field of mental health. The CEO of the community organization, Lisa Browne, drops by to talk about the "Champions of Mental Health" award.

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Retirement for teacher and MHA Ed Buckingham

School's out forever... for Ed Buckingham. He drops by the studio for a look back at his interesting career in education (where he taught math and sex ed) as well as four years as an MHA!

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Academy Canada's greenhouse program

Academy Cannabis and you? One of the province's colleges is launching a new program that could help you grow weed - and they're looking for new students.

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Oil leak from scrap vehicle seeps into river in Topsail

The owner of a property in CBS is facing harsh backlash online after an oil leak on his property. We hear from an area resident, the owner of the property where the leak originated and finally from the mayor of CBS.

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Canadian Screen Awards NL winners

Does success make life easier or harder? Two Newfoundlanders who won big at Sunday night's Canadian Screen Awards - Jonny Harris and Jordan Canning - reflect on life since they became some of the busiest showbiz types in Toronto. Oh, and we start with Mary Walsh accepting the 2019 Earle Grey Award - Lifetime Achievement.

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70 years ago today, Newfoundland joined Canada.

We'll hear from someone who was there and who still looks back on confederation with mixed emotions.

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Krissy takes to the road

In the spirit of our "Get the Stink of the House Off Ya" contest, Krissy headed out to get the stink of the studio off her... and she kept it all a surprise from us. We can now say she popped up first in the city's west-end with a community-minded individual, then to a nearby rural scene to check out some new life... and wrapping it all up in the east-end where the views of the city and the sunrise over the ocean are breathtaking!

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Listen Up: 10th graders

We take to the streets on this week's episode of "Listen Up" as David Gonzalez catches up with some high school students for tips on dealing with stress and social media.

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Downtown St. John's Business Summit

The 30th Anniversary Downtown Business Summit is happening today (March 27th,) but Fred Hutton's coverage of it got underway yesterday. He chatted with some local business owners about why they want to keep their businesses downtown... and then he continues live with guests from the Convention Centre... just before the event gets underway.

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Cricket and association football in St. John's prior to WWI

St. John's could have been a cricket and soccer town...if it weren't for hockey. Two fist-shaking guests explain how that fate was thwarted in advance of a presentation they're giving today (March 27th) at Memorial University's QEII Library

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Bronze win at Special Olympics for Placentia youth

There was a great big hometown welcome in Placentia for Peter Hynes - fresh off a bronze medal win in javelin at the Special Olympics World Games in Dubai.

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Cyclists, drivers and the new "one-metre rule"

Did you know it is now against the law to drive too close to someone on a bicycle? One cyclist in CBS says after what she went through this weekend, it doesn't appear to be common sense... or common knowledge. She drops by with a horror story, and a warning.

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Man suspects he was drugged in a bar

After reports emerged last week of a man claiming he was drugged in downtown St. John's, another resident is coming forward with a similar story.

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Support group for trans, non-binary and two-spirit adults

A network for the transgender community in the province is extending its reach. Trans Support NL is creating an adults-only drop-in group in St. John's. The group's executive director and a board member drop by to talk about why people need that support.

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Mary Walsh's Earle Grey Award

From Codco to Hatching, Matching and Dispatching and This Hour Has 22 Minutes... the list goes on for Mary Walsh who's being honoured at the Canadian Screen Awards for her exceptional body of work.

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Hudson and Rex... and Krissy

The crew of "Hudson and Rex" have been up and working since 'silly o'clock' - so what are they up to? Krissy takes us behind the scenes to find out - live on set with the cast and crew - just ahead of the series premiere this coming Monday.

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Support for the Muslim community

Proud Muslim-Canadian-Newfoundlanders are thankful for the support they've been receiving, but how safe do local Muslims feel in their place of worship? Two members of the community drop by the studio to talk about that... after we hear about a special workshop where people used construction paper and markers to show their solidarity with the Muslim community.

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Why high insurance rates?

The Insurance Bureau of Canada weighs in.on high insurance rates and calls to limit injury claims.

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Checking in on The Outhouse

They've been pumping out hilarious viral videos for the past three years... so it seemed high-time to catch up with Justin Hawco and Michael Lynch in The Outhouse.

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Making massage parlours safer for workers

A woman with lived experience talks about what really happens in massage parlours... and how regulations could make the work safer.

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Regulating massage parlours

Sex workers say they want to be involved in making new regulations in their industry... but some say they're not being consulted. Heather Jarvis is program coordinator for SHOP, the Safe Harbour Outreach Program.

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Celebration of Life for Tom McGrath

"A life beautifully lived deserves to be beautifully remembered." That's exactly what friends and colleagues of the late educator, leader and mentor Tom McGrath are doing tonight. His colleague Nancy Taylor drops by the studio to share his story, his legacy and to talk about the celebration of his life.

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Codco reunion

Legendary comedy troupe Codco is getting back together for one night only in Halifax this week. Mary Walsh, Cathy Jones, Andy Jones and Greg Malone join us for a trip back in time.

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Giving up plastic for Lent

A spiritual call to ban the bag: Anglican Reverend Mark Nichols will tell us why he's encouraging his congregation to give up single-use plastics for Lent.

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Mosquito study

it's not mosquito season yet... but it's not too soon to start biting into a study that's been happening around the province. While we certainly have our share of big pesky flying bugs, scientists actually know very little about them in this province.

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Off-Road Winter Safety Day

Staying safe when you're on the trails is the focus of Safety NL's "Off-Road Winter Safety Day" happening this coming Sunday, March 10th at the Rotary Sunshine Park on Thorburn Road.

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Listen Up, Ep. 1: Kaleb's Story

Kaleb Swain Carpenter learned about cancer when he was just a little boy. When he was 14, he lost his mom to the disease. Listen as he tells his story in his own words.

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Turning around a tragedy

A young family in Shoal Harbour loses their home to fire... but help is on the way thanks to the group Women Into Networking Kindness.

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Accident and new hockey gear

A bad accident involving a tractor trailer means it's going to be a while before Dwan Street plays hockey... but when she laces them up again it will be with gear from her favourite NHL team!

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Atlantic Accord explainer

It was called the biggest thing since Confederation... but do you know what the Atlantic Accord actually is?

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Dr. Simon Avis retires

It's not your everyday retirement interview... because it's not your average job. Outgoing chief medical examiner Dr. Simon Avis looks back on his 30-year career.

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South East Bight ferry fears

Residents of South East Bight say they are not happy about their new ferry service - that the vessel set to take over is unsafe. The chairperson of the local service district spells out the people's concerns, and then the minister of Transportation and Works responds.

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Sports funding gender divide

Meet a Paradise hockey mom who is willing to bet that sports composed largely of female participants are vastly under-supported compared to sports that are mostly male.

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"In This Together" cancer centre campaign

A cancer survivor shares the heartwrenching story of her emotional journey in hopes of raising funds to build a new chemotherapy unit at the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.

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Jumping Bean jumping borders

Growth is percolating for local coffee company Jumping Bean. The founder of the company drops by to share what`s in his cup... and to avoid all those coffee puns.

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Death Cafe

It turns out people in St. John's are dyin' to get into a "Death Cafe." If you've never heard of this concept before... we get the morning-after review.

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Bell Island's "Unity In Our Community"

It's been two years since Wabana mayor Gary Gosine's nephew died of an overdose. Tonight, the drug awareness group that formed in his wake marks its 100th meeting. Gary Gosine shares his insights on how it is helping the Bell Island community.

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Disappointed by Vatican summit

Many observers are calling the four-day Vatican summit on abuse by clergy a "stunning letdown." We hear from a survivor who was there: Gemma Hickey.

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Remembering Chuck Lewis

Musician Chuck Lewis of The Masterless Men died on Monday. Bandmate John Curran drops by the studio to share some memories of his friend.

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Unpacking Smallwood

He's arguably one of the biggest names in NL politics, but not every student knows who he is. Memorial University's library staff are busy "Unpacking Smallwood" boxes and posting the findings online.

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Obi's tale of survival

Obi is one tough little Shih Tzu... and her owners have her amazing story to share following that massive 15-vehicle crash in Birchy Narrows a week ago.

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Marguerite's Place cooking class

A new cooking course at Marguerite's Place is a dream come true for staff, and another step toward independence for residents.

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Addiction and recovery

A new book entitled "About Face: Essays on addictions, recovery, therapies and controversies" features contributions by people who have suffered from addictions. One of them is Gareth Mitton, who is now six years sober.

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Anti-racism discussion

Channeling "friendly Newfoundlanders:" A larger discussion around racism, Islamophobia and white privilege following a meeting held by the Anti-Racism Coalition of Newfoundland and Labrador on Tuesday night.

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Backhoe robberies continue

The disturbing trend of thieves using heavy equipment to gain access to businesses has not gone away. This past weekend, Landings Seafood house in Portugal Cove became the latest target.

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Fighting bigotry and hate

One local activist says it's time to confront racism and hate in our province.

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Like father like son

Meet the man who helped build this province's first mosque, and his son, who is now following in his father's footsteps in Nova Scotia.

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The biggest ladies man in Main Brook

A six year old bought twelve dozen roses in St. Anthony this week... then handed them out to every single female living in his hometown.

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Dating advice

83-year-old Bridget Richards was just a teen when she met the love of her life. The internet and cell phones were NOT around then. She was married to her husband Charl, also known as Bud, for 53 years. He passed away in 2009. Reporter Katie Breen visited her yesterday at Bonaventure Retirement Home in St. John's... and she brought along her Tinder app.

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The Power of your voice

According to Jill Power... anyone can sing. We kick off our new series, "The Power of your voice".

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Farming in NL

With stormy weather putting food security on people's minds this week, Morning Show reporter Ryan Cooke decided to look at some of the hurdles facing young people who want to become farmers.

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Call for change at HMP

One advocate says we need to rethink the whole security model at HMP.

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Therapy Turtle

We'll meet a guidance counsellor who helps young children deal with stress and anxiety.. with breathing.. and a turtle!

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Women and Girls in Science

On this International day of Women and Girls in Science, we'll talk to two women about what it's like in a male-dominated field.

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The Wellderlies

We'll meet NIA instructor Elaine Dunphy and her class of "Wellderlies" in Mt. Pearl.

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Reaction to the review of inmate deaths

Reaction from from Skye Martin's mother and an organization that works with women at the correctional institute in Clarenville.

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A new flu shot

There's a stronger flu shot on the market for senior citizens. Ontario covers the cost, and some other provinces are using it in long term care homes. But in Newfoundland and Labrador, you'll have to pay out of pocket.

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Remembering Derek Holmes

Derek Holmes was a father, a husband, an artist and a leader in the arts and film community. Friends and acquaintances met with Fred Hutton by one of Derek's murals to share their memories.

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OK Google

Internet stardom at the age of four! The "OK Google Kid" from Gander has been racking up lots of views trying to have meaningful interactions with the Google Assistant.

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Seeking a safe haven from racism

It's been nine years since Celia Quadjovie left France to come to Canada hoping to escape racism. She drops by the studio to talk about her experiences both abroad and in Canada. *Note: Interview contains some strong language

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The Ship Pub ECMA nomination

It's known as one of the best pubs to see a show in the country. The Morning Show's Gavin Simms takes a swing by The Ship Pub - nominated for "Venue of the year" at the 2019 East Coast Music Awards.

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The Edge's Big Baby, Skeete shooting and community outreach

Big Baby in the city! Former NBA champion Glen Davis has quickly become a hit with St. John's Edge fans. Ariana Kelland checks in to see how he's adapting to life in St. John's, and shoots some hoops with Jarryn Skeete. Following that, a couple of team members make a presentation to the Community Food Sharing Association`s Eg Walters following the warehouse fire earlier this week.

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Blood donor for 50 years... and counting

Meet a man dedicated to giving the gift of life! Morley Reid from Blaketown has donated whole blood or plasma more than 600 times.

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Heated sidewalks, Michigan-style

Bring on those heated sidewalks some are saying! A Michigan town has done it in a big way.. so maybe we can too. We hear all about their can-do attitude and maybe pick up a few tips for a pilot project of our own,,, as well as sharing some thoughts from a few listeners to the show.

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The Gathering Place dental clinic

It's been two months since the dental clinic at The Gathering Place opened its doors, bringing much-needed dental care to people on the margins. Linda Blakey and Stewart Gillies are both dentists who help run the free clinics.

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Avalanches in Newfoundland and Labrador

We sift through the history of avalanches in this province... and find they're not as rare as you might think.

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Bicycling master plan

The City of St. John's has been holding public sessions looking for feedback on how to improve bicycling in the city. Robin Whitaker, who cycles for both transportation and fun, drops by the studio with her thoughts.

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Shhhh... We're speed dating

An upcoming speed dating event... at an unusual location.

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Adopting dogs from Labrador

Happy Valley-Goose Bay SPCA vice president Bonnie Learning takes a few minutes while dropping off a special passenger at the airport to chat about why so many pooches from Labrador are adopted on the island.

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St. John's trash

Many listeners made their thoughts loud and clear Monday after hearing the interview with Laura Casey about the litter and litterers in St. John's. Several referenced the organization Clean St. John's as having the responsibility, so we reached executive director Karen Hickman to discuss the trash littering the city.. and who's in charge of cleaning it up.

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Taking on litter (and litterers)

St. John's resident Laura Casey says even if you don't litter yourself... walking by and not picking it up is almost as bad.

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Ferryland's "iceberg house"

Take a spin up the southern shore to meet the owners of the Ferryland house featured on a new postage stamp.

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The Kondo effect

If it doesn't 'spark joy' for you, it could 'spark joy' for others. Thanks in part to Marie Kondo, local thrift stores are seeing an increase of donations.

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MHA among drivers trapped by Tuesday's flooding

Many people were caught by surprise during Tuesday's dramatic flooding in St. John's. One of those trapped in a stalled vehicle was Liberal MHA Lisa Dempster.

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Topsail-Paradise byelection candidates: Paul Dinn (PC)

Getting to know the candidates: This week we're interviewing each of the three candidates in the byelection for the Topsail-Paradise seat in the House of Assembly. Today, the third and final candidate: Paul Dinn for the Progressive Conservatives.

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Airfare inquiry

Sky-high prices have prompted one west coast mayor to call on government to conduct an inquiry into airfare within the province. Fred Hutton speaks with Stephenville mayor Tom Rose.

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Heavy equipment universal keys

As police in St. John's investigate back-to-back heists using heavy equipment, operator Glen Saunders says there are many keys out there that will fit most any machine.

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Topsail-Paradise byelection candidates: Kathleen Burt (NDP)

Getting to know the candidates: This week we're interviewing each of the three candidates in the byelection for the Topsail-Paradise seat in the House of Assembly. Today, NDP candidate Kathleen Burt.

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Topsail-Paradise byelection candidates: Patricia Hynes-Coates (Liberal)

Getting to know the candidates: Over the next three days, we'll be interviewing each of the three candidates in the byelection for the Topsail-Paradise seat in the House of Assembly. First up, Liberal candidate Patricia Hynes-Coates.

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Honouring Chantel John

People in Conne River are remembering Chantel John as a loving person who was full of life. The 28-year-old woman was killed in the community on Wednesday evening, in what the Miawpukek First Nation called "a horrible act of violence." Natalie Mackey was Chantel John's cousin and friend.

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