The final show of ” Good Time Radio” at the Delta was a memorable one. Host Nadira Begg and her co-hosts, Roy and Louie Goose had a plethora of guests.
Merven Gruben is vice president of E. Gruben’s Transport at Tuktoyaktuk. The company constructed the gravel road from the arctic coast to Inuvik, over a number of years.
Northwind Industries of Inuvik was the road contractor from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk.
Gruben was a mayor of his hometown for a few terms. He also speaks of the positive and negative impacts the highway will have on his community. He spoke to Roy Goose about the access to the land, the road now provides to the people of the coastal community.
And Yukon artist Blair Thorson, chatted with Louie Goose about his fourth time attending the festival.
The highlight was at the end of “Good Time Radio” when the Goose cousins’ and Elias folks , Roy on vocals and Louie on acoustic guitar were joined by Albert and Shirley Elias to sing “Bluebird.”