Terra Nova MHA says provincial health department fails to address the doctor shortage, head of Food First NL tells why food bank demand still on the rise, worm-themed work wins NL artist a big award, and a Gander woman makes a living playing video games


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(Starts at 0:57 mark) Terra Nova MHA Lloyd Parrott says the provincial department of health is failing to address the doctor shortage in his district and is actually rejecting options that might help, (7:54) the executive director of Food First NL suggests reasons for increased demand on food banks, (18:50) "What will the worms think of me?" won a BMO First Art! award for a Grenfell Campus Fine Arts grad, and (26:16) 21-year-old Allie Abbott of Gander has developed a brand-new career as a professional gamer, playing in online tournaments for money.

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