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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.

Twitter:

@cbcnl

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

Safe havens for children

5/29/2020
For many children, school was a safe haven when home was not. So, how can we protect kids now that the haven is gone during the pandemic? We hear from an advocate.

Duration:00:10:56

Garage tenting

5/29/2020
We find out the connection between a potato garden and why a woman from St. John's is spending her weekends camping out in her mom’s garage in Port Blandford.

Duration:00:07:26

The view from the bike seat

5/28/2020
An avid cyclist's perspective on trail usage... and how we can all share the roads better.

Duration:00:07:54

Graduating MUN as a mature student

5/28/2020
What’s it like graduating in your 50’s? We find out from new graduate Connie Boland... and explore what its like to head back to school as a mature student.

Duration:00:10:15

Masters in Folklore for Bangladesh student

5/28/2020
What brings a woman from Bangladesh to MUN to study Newfoundland's history in World War One? Nadia Sarwar, who is convocating today with her Masters in Folklore, shares her story.

Duration:00:05:56

The humpback of Holyrood

5/27/2020
We head "outta town" to hear about Holyrood's humpback whale.

Duration:00:08:49

Shopping malls post-pandemic

5/27/2020
As major Canadian retailers like Reitmans crumble under the pandemic pressure, we consider what the future of retail may hold.

Duration:00:08:18

Toppled cell tower frustrations

5/26/2020
A toppled tower has created headaches for St. John's west end users. We check in with Carla McIsaac who lives in the Blackmarsh Road area... on her landline.

Duration:00:06:02

Assistance for tourism operators

5/26/2020
There's financial help for tourism operators as the province unveils new money... but is it enough? We talk with Tourism Minister Bernard Davis.

Duration:00:11:05

Remembering Harold Paddock

5/26/2020
"A teacher that would change your life." Retired Memorial University linguistics professor Harold Paddock, died last week. Musician Jean Hewson and folklorist Philip Hiscock share their memories of him.

Duration:00:09:55

Bridges to Hope overhaul

5/25/2020
After a series of pandemic-related setbacks, a busy food bank in St. John's is back up and running. We talk to manager Jody William about what's changed at Bridges to Hope.

Duration:00:05:34

Project Grow

5/25/2020
We find out all about a new community project in St. John's that’s helping folks sprout their own food.

Duration:00:06:26

Bicycles on walking trails

5/25/2020
We talk to a jogger who's fed up with the number of cyclists who use the capital city's walking trails.

Duration:00:08:45

Susie Taylor's "Even Weirder Than Before" Q&A

5/22/2020
The St John’s Morning Show Radio Book Club has finished reading Even Weirder Than Before.. so we thought it was time to get some listener questions answered by the author herself!

Duration:00:10:27

Downtown pedestrian mall

5/22/2020
To say the city report was shelved would be an understatement: Adam Walsh drops by to dust off his findings and tell you about recommendations for a pedestrian mall downtown.

Duration:00:07:24

Halal wings

5/22/2020
It isn't always easy to find halal meat in St. John's, but one woman tells us about a restaurant that went above and beyond to ensure she could order her favourite dish.

Duration:00:07:12

Spiraling through the pandemic

5/21/2020
A heartwarming story about a teen's love for Kraft Dinner Spirals... and all the people who helped him stock-up when stores ran out.

Duration:00:06:47

Water Street pedestrians and businesses

5/21/2020
Lots of people seem to like the idea of a pedestrian-only Water Street., so we check with downtown business owners to see what they think of it.

Duration:00:06:56

Longer waits at traffic lights

5/21/2020
If you've noticed you've been waiting at a few traffic lights in the capital city a little longer this year, you’re not the only one. We get to the bottom of why you many be spending more time at intersections this spring.

Duration:00:07:19

Pedestrian-only

5/20/2020
Could Water Street in downtown St. John's become pedestrian-only... perhaps lined with patios and lots of room for people to walk through? The City of St. John's is exploring the concept, so we hear some ideas from a downtown resident about making it work.

Duration:00:07:26