The Down East Journal

The Down East Journal
12:34 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (03/09-10/12)

New Bern, NC – An eastern North Carolina military base is planning to break ground on the Marine Corps largest single structure building. This week on the Down East Journal, we talk about the expansion project at MCAS New River. Plus, a report on recent changes to vaccination schedules for children. And, the latest Garden Journal.

The Down East Journal
12:17 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (03/02-03/12)

The Down East Journal (03/02-03/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the DEJ, a new partnership between a local community college and a non-profit community service organization is putting people to work in the East. And, officials are seeking an extension of an April 1st deadline for residents living in FEMA trailers while awaiting repairs on their Hurricane Irene damaged homes. Plus, the Civil War will be the topic of interest during the Thunder in the East Symposium in New Bern.

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The Down East Journal
12:12 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (01/27-28/12)

The Down East Journal (01/27-28/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, February's Unnatural Resources Fair is just around the corner. We'll speak with the organizer about the Greenville event that promotes turning trash into treasure. Plus, we talk to the band "Orleans" about their performance in New Bern.

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The Down East Journal
12:08 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (01/27-28/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, February's Unnatural Resources Fair is just around the corner. We'll speak with the organizer about the Greenville event that promotes turning trash into treasure. Plus, we talk to the band "Orleans" about their performance in New Bern.

The Down East Journal
12:08 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (01/27-28/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, February's Unnatural Resources Fair is just around the corner. We'll speak with the organizer about the Greenville event that promotes turning trash into treasure. Plus, we talk to the band "Orleans" about their performance in New Bern.

The Down East Journal
12:08 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (01/27-28/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, February's Unnatural Resources Fair is just around the corner. We'll speak with the organizer about the Greenville event that promotes turning trash into treasure. Plus, we talk to the band "Orleans" about their performance in New Bern.

The Down East Journal
12:08 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (01/27-28/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, February's Unnatural Resources Fair is just around the corner. We'll speak with the organizer about the Greenville event that promotes turning trash into treasure. Plus, we talk to the band "Orleans" about their performance in New Bern.

The Down East Journal
12:03 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (02/17-18/12)

The Down East Journal (02/17-18/12)

New Bern, NC – The over population of feral swine and coyotes has been a problem for North Carolina since the 1990's. This week on the Down East Journal, we look at a night time hunting proposal aimed at controlling their populations. Plus, the latest Garden Journal.

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The Down East Journal
11:46 am
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (03/16-17/12)

The Down East Journal (03/16-17/12)

New Bern, NC – New unemployment numbers are out. This week on the Down East Journal, we get some answers as to why the recession may be lingering longer than what was previously thought. And, the Red Clay Ramblers celebrate 40 years together by focusing on their home state on their latest CD. Plus, the latest Garden Journal.

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The Down East Journal
11:26 am
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (03/23-24/12)

New Bern, NC – It's been almost two years since the Deep Water Horizon oil spill in the Gulf, but the effects are long lasting. This week on the Down East Journal, a new study by East Carolina University researchers finds that oil from the spill has entered the ocean's food chain. Plus, we learn what the IPAB is and how they intend to curb Medicare spending. And, the latest Garden Journal.

The Down East Journal
11:26 am
Tue March 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (03/23-24/12)

The Down East Journal (03/23-24/12)

New Bern, NC – It's been almost two years since the Deep Water Horizon oil spill in the Gulf, but the effects are long lasting. This week on the Down East Journal, a new study by East Carolina University researchers finds that oil from the spill has entered the ocean's food chain. Plus, we learn what the IPAB is and how they intend to curb Medicare spending. And, the latest Garden Journal.

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The Down East Journal
8:53 am
Mon March 5, 2012

The Down East Journal (03/02-03/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, a new partnership between a local community college and a non-profit community services organization is putting people to work in the East. And, officials in Pamlico County are seeking an extension of an April 1st deadline for residents living in FEMA trailers while awaiting repairs on their Hurricane Irene-damaged homes. Plus, the Civil War will be the topic of interest next weekend in New Bern. We'll talk about the "Thunder in the East" symposium.

The Down East Journal
10:01 am
Mon February 27, 2012

The Down East Journal (02/24-24/12)

The Down East Journal (02/23-24/12)

New Bern, NC – Democrats and republicans are scrambling to secure potential candidates before the candidate filing deadline next week. This week on the Down East Journal, we hear from both sides of the aisle on important issues in the governor's race. And, boating season is still a few months away, but we ride down the intercoastal water way and talk boating safety. And conversation and music with ol'time musician from Fountain, Lightning Wells.

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The Down East Journal
11:38 am
Mon February 13, 2012

The Down East Journal (02/10-11/12)

The Down East Journal (02/10-11/12)

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The Down East Journal
12:04 pm
Mon February 6, 2012

The Down East Journal (02/03-04/12)

The Down East Journal (02/03-04/12)

New Bern, NC – This week on the Down East Journal, the North Carolina Department of Transportation will begin charging for some free ferry routes, and increase charges for using others. We hear from residents who will be impacted by this change, and about the new DOT tolling proposals. And, a national idea is taking shape in eastern North Carolina, focusing on providing food for the hungry and showcasing local talent. Plus, the latest Garden Journal.

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The Down East Journal
9:07 am
Tue January 24, 2012

The Down East Journal (01/20-21/12)

The Down East Journal (01/20-21/12)

New Bern, NC – The Pantego Wind Project, planned for Beaufort County, is coming under fire. Some are concerned that the skyscraper-sized windmills would endanger migrating birds at the Pocosin Lakes Wildlife Refuge. Plus, commentator Joan Carris shares her resolutions for 2012. And, how to prepare for the fast approaching Spring in the Garden Journal.

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The Down East Journal
2:08 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

Down East Journal (1/13-14/12)

Down East Journal (1/13-14/12)

New Bern, NC – Compensation is recommended for those sterilized by a state Eugenics Board which shut down in the mid-1970s, a new whistleblower website debuts with a focus on North Carolina and six other states, public hearings begin January 18 on proposed toll increases and first-time tolls on five state ferry runs, Asheville author Tommy Hay's book "The Pleasure was Mine" looks at Alzheimer's disease from the eyes of the caregiver, and the latest from the Garden Journal

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The Down East Journal
9:39 am
Tue December 13, 2011

Down East Journal 12/9-10

Down East Journal 12/9-10

New Bern, NC – The Turnage Theatre in Washington is closing. Jazz legend Cedar Walton performs in ENC. Author Larry Tise talks about lesser known flights of the Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk after their historic First Flight. Garden Journal.

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The Down East Journal
9:51 am
Tue December 6, 2011

The Down East Journal (12/02-03/11)

New Bern, NC – A bill that would reduce excise tax for small breweries is before the US House of Representitives. This week on the Down East Journal, we travel to a local brewery in Farmville to see what the potential savings would mean. And, a popular folk legend and song is now a book. We talk to the author of "Tom Dooley: The Story Behind the Ballad."

The Down East Journal
8:06 am
Fri December 2, 2011

The Down East Journal (11/18-19/11)

New Bern, NC – While recycling is good for the environment, is it good for your health? LC Morris talks about the potentially harmful side effects of hormone disrupting substances and new legislation to regulate them. Plus, food writer and restaurant critic Eddy Browning shares some of his favorite Down East recipes just in time for Thanksgiving. And, the latest Garden Journal.

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