The Down East Journal

The Down East Journal
9:10 am
Thu March 15, 2007

The Down East Journal 02/02/2007

New Bern, NC – You may expect to find pockets of gang violence in the state's more urban areas, but gang activity is also happening right here in Eastern North Carolina. Last week the State Department of Insurance announced a statewide increase of insurance rates and residents along the coast could be the most affected. Those stories and more on The Down East Journal.

The Down East Journal
10:00 am
Mon February 12, 2007

The Down East Journal 02/09/2007

New Bern, NC – This is The Down East Journal. Coming up this week's show... New exhibits and renovations at the Cape Lookout Light House highlight the heritage of Cape Lookout National Seashore and Portsmouth Island.

The Down East Journal
11:12 am
Mon February 5, 2007

The Down East Journal (02/02/2007)

New Bern, NC – Coming up this week's show, you may expect to find pockets of gang violence in the state's more urban areas,but gang activity is also happening right here in Eastern North Carolina.

The Down East Journal
10:01 am
Wed January 24, 2007

The Down East Journal 01/12/2007

New Bern, NC – Coming up on this week's show... At one time, the AIDS virus was considered a disease of epidemic proportions, now 20 years later the virus has become manageable, however, North Carolina is seeing an increase in diagnoses. And we'll find out what else is giong on in the area during our weekly arts calendar.

The Down East Journal
9:59 am
Wed January 24, 2007

The Down East Journal 01/19/2007

New Bern, NC – Coming up on this week's show... A recent study from UNC-Chapel Hill looks at the low rates of flu immunization in the U-S and what can be done. We'll talk with the founders of an Eastern North Carolina Organization that raises awareness about Parkinson's Disease, and we'll find out what's going on in the area during our weekly arts calendar.

The Down East Journal
8:36 am
Wed January 24, 2007

The Down East Journal Hurricane Ernesto Edition

New Bern, NC – Ernesto blew through ENC leaving severe flooding in some area counties. We discuss the aftermath of Ernesto and hear from local residents who experienced the storm first hand.

The Down East Journal
11:45 am
Tue January 23, 2007

The Down East Journal 12/15/2006

New Bern, NC – On this week's show we discuss the Housing Bubble. Is it affecting ENC? Regular Commentator Marion Blackburn weighs in on Christmas Gift Giving, and we'll find out what's going on in ENC during our Weekly Arts Calendar.

The Down East Journal
1:42 am
Tue January 23, 2007

The Down East Journal 01/05/2007

New Bern, NC – Coming up on this week's show.... 2006 brought several stories of towns and communities in ENC who are walking the fine line between maintaining their heritage while capitalizing on the economic benefits of commercial and residential development. It's likely that 2007 will be no different. And we'll find out what's going on in ENC during our Weekly Arts Calendar.

The Down East Journal
12:03 am
Tue January 23, 2007

The Down East Journal 12/29/2006

New Bern, NC – Coming up on this week's show we speak with the directorn of the state ferry divison and will find out what's going on in ENC during our weekly arts calendar.

The Down East Journal
2:59 am
Thu December 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 12/08/2006

New Bern, NC – This week you'll hear a discussion with State Attorney General Roy Cooper about protecting your children from online predators. It's that time of year again... we'll explore the dilemma of enjoying the holiday food without gaining the weight.

The Down East Journal
2:51 am
Thu December 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 12/01/2006

New Bern, NC – The nursing shortage is a national problem. We'll see how it's affecting Eastern North Carolina. Onslow County has announced it's ready for tsunamis and Music Director Sefton Wiggs offers his review of a new take on Aaron Copeland.

The Down East Journal
2:48 am
Thu December 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 12/01/2006

New Bern, NC – The nursing shortage is a national problem. We'll see how it's affecting Eastern North Carolina. Onslow County has announced it's ready for tsunamis and Music Director Sefton Wiggs offers his review of a new take on Aaron Copeland.

The Down East Journal
2:48 am
Thu December 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 12/01/2006

New Bern, NC – The nursing shortage is a national problem. We'll see how it's affecting Eastern North Carolina. Onslow County has announced it's ready for tsunamis and Music Director Sefton Wiggs offers his review of a new take on Aaron Copeland.

The Down East Journal
2:42 am
Thu December 14, 2006

The Down East Journal 11/24/2006

New Bern, NC – Public Radio East commentator Joan Carris has just released her 14th children's book. George Olsen speaks with the author about "Welcome to the Bed and Biscuit". Small acts of kindness occur everyday, but freelance contributor Barbara Blake tells us about an extraordinary act of kindness that's happening in down east Carteret County.

The Down East Journal
8:34 am
Fri December 1, 2006

The Down East Journal 11/17/2006

New Bern, NC – Pitt County Memorial Hospital and The Brody School of Medicine are offering an alternative to Gastric Bypass weightloss surgery. We travel to an artist's colony on Bald Head Island and Commentator Marion Blackburn teaches us the "Zen of Grandmother".

The Down East Journal
8:28 am
Fri December 1, 2006

The Down East Journal 11/10/2006

New Bern, NC – North Carolina legislators are currently studying the uses of complementary and alternative medicines. We'll hear from an area pharmacist who incorporates both. Public Radio East Music Director Sefton Wiggs reviews a new take on John Adams, and author Joan Carris shares her latest commentary.

The Down East Journal
8:22 am
Fri December 1, 2006

The Down East Journal 11/03/06

New Bern, NC – Election Day is nearing and Public Radio East offers a preview of some of the area's high profile races with feature stories on the State Supreme Court Justice Race as well as competitive congressional races.

The Down East Journal
9:31 am
Fri November 3, 2006

The Down East Journal 10/27/2006

New Bern, Nc – Onslow County has the highest rates of child abuse in the state. We'll look into efforts the county is making to curb the numbers. And we talk with New York Times Best Seller, author Nicholas Sparks. He's about to release his newest novel.

The Down East Journal
9:17 am
Fri November 3, 2006

The Down East Journal 10/20/2006

New Bern, Nc – The Crystal Coast Book Festival is underway in Carteret County. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We take a trip to a retreat created especially for those dealing with the disease.

The Down East Journal
9:07 am
Fri November 3, 2006

The Down East Journal 10/06/2006

New Bern, NC – More and more North Carolina families are opting to educate their children at home. State legislators are asking the public to speak out on alternative forms of medicine and healthcare and Regular Commentator Marion Blackburn says politics and religion aren't the only topics that are off limits during polite conversation.

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