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Every weekday, Adam Walsh starts a new conversation on The Signal. It's a show about what's on your mind now, and what people aren't talking about...yet. The Signal will make you think, smile and learn more about the place you call home.

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United States

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Every weekday, Adam Walsh starts a new conversation on The Signal. It's a show about what's on your mind now, and what people aren't talking about...yet. The Signal will make you think, smile and learn more about the place you call home.

Language:

English


Episodes
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Vital Signs and the cost of living

5/24/2024
Thirty-one percent of people in Newfoundland and Labrador are struggling to meet basic needs. That's a stat from this year's Vital Signs report on cost of living. Today's show digs into the report and breaks it all down for you.

Duration:00:55:07

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The Missus Downstairs Season 3

5/22/2024
Host Adam Walsh speaks with some of the folks involved in the making of the TV show The Missus Downstairs — joining him are Newfoundland and Labrador talents Mary Walsh, Dave Sullivan, Renee Hackett and Ruth Lawrence.

Duration:00:55:34

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New home builds and the housing crisis

5/21/2024
Today's show takes a look at Newfoundland and Labrador's housing crisis through homebuilding. Host Adam Walsh talks to industry leaders about where things are, where we need to be — and what might be getting in the way.

Duration:00:55:08

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Early season gardening tips

5/20/2024
Horticulturist Todd Boland joins host Adam Walsh for The Signal's weekly gardening show. They go over some early N.L. season gardening tips.

Duration:00:55:09

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Changing food charity and emergency food systems

5/15/2024
There is rising poverty and food insecurity across Canada. Today's show takes a national and local look at our emergency food systems. We hear different perspectives on how they work, changes being made and what else is needed.

Duration:00:55:13

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Spring Cleaning

5/15/2024
Join host Adam Walsh for a spring cleaning show. He speaks with guests about everything from cleaning tips at home to being conscientious about where previously loved items end up. It's a cross-province conversation that you will find only on The Signal.

Duration:00:55:08

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Gardening day

5/13/2024
Join host Adam Walsh and his guest David Goodyear from the homestead at Flatrock for the latest gardening show. David tells Adam all about tips and techniques for a productive home garden.

Duration:00:55:08

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What's it like trading urban life for rural?

5/12/2024
Today's show asks folks what it's like to trade urban life for rural. It also looks at the impact migration can have on communities — including local reaction and economic development.

Duration:00:55:07

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Ana Luísa Ramos and friends

5/9/2024
Join host Adam Walsh as he speaks with singer, songwriter and performer Ana Luisa Ramos about her latest album, Solaris. Ana also invited some of her musician friends for a conversation on making music in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Duration:00:41:45

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New successes at mid-life

5/8/2024
Join host Adam Walsh as he speaks with four authors who all happen to be women in mid-life who put their writing aside for other commitments and responsibilities. The conversation is about their books and their experiences as debut authors at this time in their lives.

Duration:00:55:07

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Asian Heritage Month

5/7/2024
Host Adam Walsh speaks with members of the Newfoundland and Labrador Chinese community about the theme of this year's Asian Heritage Month — Preserving the Past, Embracing the Future: Amplifying Asian Canadian Legacy.

Duration:00:55:07

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It's the 2024 gardening season opening show!

5/6/2024
Join host Adam Walsh and Newfoundland and Labrador's godfather of gardening, Ross Traverse, for the kickoff to gardening season. You'll hear all the tips you need to get things growing.

Duration:00:55:10

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Motorcycle safety

5/6/2024
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, so on today's show host Adam Walsh speaks with experts and callers about how to share the road safely.

Duration:00:56:25

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Trivia day with John Gushue

5/2/2024
It is trivia day on the show! The first Friday of every month is trivia day. It's an hour of something different for you to get away from the headlines and have some fun thinking about the answers to John's trivia questions.

Duration:00:55:36

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Live at the 2024 Municipal Symposium in Gander

5/2/2024
Join host Adam Walsh as he speaks with municipal leaders from across Newfoundland and Labrador. You'll hear about how communities are doing, the issues that matter to them and what work is underway for change.

Duration:00:55:03

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The making of The Forgotten Warriors

5/1/2024
Today's show looks at the making of The Forgotten Warriors, a documentary that tells the story of a nine-day hunger strike by Mi'kmaw activists in 1983. Host Adam Walsh speaks with first-time filmmaker Noel Joe and producer Roger Maunder.

Duration:00:52:53

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What does a co-op incubator do — and why should you care?

4/29/2024
Today's show looks at a new co-operative incubator pilot program on the northeast Avalon Peninsula. Host Adam Walsh speaks with folks about the ideas they've pitched, which include composting, assisting seniors, securing car insurance for newcomers and helping people overcome barriers to the commercial fishery.

Duration:00:51:46

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Telling you what the poets are doing

4/28/2024
Today's show has a group of Newfoundland and Labrador poets in the studio to talk about their art and the role of poetry in this fast-paced world of ours.

Duration:00:55:20

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Live on location at The Neighborhood

4/26/2024
The Signal team stepped out of the studio today and into The Neighborhood -- a drop-in adult day program for seniors. The show is a conversation about Today's show is about building and keeping community for folks who are looking for a bridge between home care and assisted living.

Duration:00:43:32

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COVID-19's impact on today's economy

4/24/2024
We look at the impact of COVID-19 on business conditions, labour market dynamics, workplace practices and performance in Atlantic Canada. Host Adam Walsh speaks with folks from the business community about the coronavirus's impact on the economy of today and what it means for the economy of tomorrow.

Duration:00:53:08