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The St. John's Morning Show from CBC Radio Nfld. and Labrador (Highlights)

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

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

Location:

St. John's, NL

Description:

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

Language:

English

Contact:

The St.John's Morning Show CBC Newfoundland and Labrador P.O. Box 12010, Station "A" St.John's, NL A1B 3T8 709-576-5259


Episodes

Tea and a Yarn

1/19/2022
We chat with a St. John's retirement home that's fighting loneliness with 'tea and a yarn'... and we have a yarn of our own with one of the seniors at Bishops Gardens Seniors Living.

Duration:00:12:12

Travel Impact

1/19/2022
After waiting nearly two years for a medical appointment in North Carolina, a St. John’s woman fears the airport’s current labour dispute could force her to cancel her plans.

Duration:00:08:28

Burnt House

1/19/2022
Growing debt and dwindling options. A St. John’s woman has a buyer beware horror story about buying a house that’s actually a double garage.

Duration:00:08:38

Ukraine Situation

1/19/2022
We talk with the well-known local musician, Brian Cherwick from the Kubasonics, who has deep ties and family in Ukraine about the unfolding situation of a possible Russian invasion of the eastern European country.

Duration:00:09:14

Firefighters Union

1/18/2022
After a disruption this week, the St. John’s International Airport has resumed normal commercial operations today. We speak with the head of the firefighters union about what happened.

Duration:00:09:20

Managing Omicron

1/18/2022
Rapid tests and new pills - the rising rates of Omicron have introduced new methods of managing the virus.

Duration:00:10:10

Winter Play Ideas

1/18/2022
From food coloring to ice sun catchers, we speak with the Conception Bay Family Resource Center about some winter play ideas.

Duration:00:05:21

MUN Tuition Increase

1/17/2022
A direct hit on university students. A new study From Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says tuition hikes mean MUN students, alone, will be paying off about a third of the province's deficit.

Duration:00:10:11

Liking Lichen

1/17/2022
Beyond old man's beard, how many lichen do most of us know about? What even is a lichen? How have they been used throughout history? We bring you some answers, and learn why now could be a great time to start liking the lichen.

Duration:00:10:12

Rapid Testing for Truckers

1/17/2022
Truckers entering the province are supposed to do rapid tests just like other travelers. But we talk with a trucker who says they're not getting them at Port aux Basques.

Duration:00:09:54

Digital Literacy

1/16/2022
Another wave means more screen time. We chat with Tech Know Tutors about what some of the gaps in access and digital literacy they are seeing in their work and how they are trying to address it.

Duration:00:08:26

Hidden Newfoundland

1/16/2022
Secret swimming holes, old airstrips, abandoned mines and waterfalls... We hear about a new book revealing over 120 off-the-beaten-path destinations across the island.

Duration:00:10:13

Striking a Covid Balance

1/16/2022
As the pandemic trudges on, how do we find a balance between staying informed but not getting overwhelmed by apathy and anxiety? We talk to psychologist Laura Casey-Foss.

Duration:00:10:07

Music for Seniors

1/13/2022
We meet Darcy Scott, a teenage musician who spent much of the past year touring the retirement centre circuit.

Duration:00:06:45

Errol the Adventurous Mouse

1/13/2022
We can't talk about children's literature all week without talking to an author who creates the magic. We hear from award-winning local author Sheilah Roberts Lukins.

Duration:00:07:59

Staying Connected Through Books

1/13/2022
Sharing a love of reading, virtually. We hear about how one family stays connected during the pandemic.

Duration:00:07:56

Food Insecurity Report

1/13/2022
New data shows food insecurity numbers in the province are headed in the wrong direction. We talk to Josh Smee of Food First NL about what the numbers show, and putting that trend in reverse.

Duration:00:08:44

Urban Forests

1/12/2022
We speak with a MUN researcher who is monitoring trees and ground conditions for studying Urban Forests and how they may be able to help with the effects of climate change.

Duration:00:09:02

MUN Labs Response

1/12/2022
We hear a response from Memorial University about a recent petition to move in-person science labs online.

Duration:00:09:23

Virtual Learning Resources

1/12/2022
What does online learning mean for students and their pronouns? And how much of that translates in French?

Duration:00:10:26