On the Go

CBC Radio's On The Go has been on the air for 30 years, bringing us stories from every nook, cranny and cove in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Episodes

On the Go Family Finds the True Meaning of Christmas: One Year Later

A followup on a Newfoundland family whose volunteer efforts have meant new homes for poor families in the Dominican Republic. Holly Hoskins, mother of three, updates reporter Maggie Gillis on the second trip she and her husband made to the refugee community of Agua Negra. She discusses why they did not take their children on the return visit and the ...
  • 2013
  • 00:09:06
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 12/10/2013

On the Go Family Finds the True Meaning of Christmas (Part 2 of 2)

In Part 2 of this CBC Radio documentary, reporter Maggie Gillis catches up with a Newfoundland family - Bill Nippard, Holly Hoskins and their three children - who spent their Christmas vacation in the Dominican Republic. Rather than heading to the beach, the family made the trip to help build new homes in Agua Negra (Black Water), a highly impoverished community ...
  • 2012
  • 00:07:04
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 12/10/2013

On the Go Family Finds the True Meaning of Christmas (Part 1 of 2)

In Part 1 of this CBC Radio documentary, reporter Maggie Gillis catches up with a Newfoundland family - Bill Nippard, Holly Hoskins and their three children - who spent their Christmas vacation in the Dominican Republic. Rather than heading to the beach, the family made the trip to help build new homes in Agua Negra, Black Water, a highly impoverished ...
  • 2012
  • 00:07:18
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 12/10/2013