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‘I’m not a thief’

Updated on February 11, 2016 - Since Nicholas Layman was first taken into custody a year and a half ago for viciously stabbing a boy on a soccer field, a lot of...

House fire extinguished by resident

Updated on February 11, 2016 - One woman was given a precautionary check for smoke inhalation following a small fire on Sunrise Avenue in Mount Pearl this...

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Sports

Rocking the house for charity

Updated on February 11, 2016 - The 20th annual Muscular Dystrophy Curling for Charity Bonspiel hosted by the Grand Falls-Windsor Fire Department was a huge hit again this year with 26 teams taking part in the two-day event at the Exploits Regional Curling Club last weekend..

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A whale of a choice

Updated on February 11, 2016 - The town of Conception Bay South has already made a splash with its hosting duties for this year’s Newfoundland and Labrador Summer...

Sports

Business

Local businesses to get ACOA money

Updated on February 11, 2016 - The federal government has announced it will give $12.6 billion across six Atlantic Canadian projects through the Atlantic Innovation Fund (AIF) which is a program offered through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)..

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MUN considering its menu options

Updated on February 09, 2016 - A rare space is opening up in the Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) University Centre food court, located within the...

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Beer distributor closing in Stephenville

Updated on February 03, 2016 - The Bay St. George Chamber of Commerce wants Molson Coors Canada’s assurances there will be no downgrading of services to the area...

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Business

Living

Spicing up the entertainment scene

Updated on February 11, 2016 - Something out of the ordinary to entertain the locals that’s what the owner of JTE and Promotions in Grand Falls-Windsor is trying to accomplish..

Living

Opinion

In tune

Updated on February 11, 2016 - There’s nothing like surfing fresh powder on a reliable snowmobile..

Lost island

Updated on February 11, 2016 - Resettlement isn’t what it used to be. In the old days, folks clung to their island and outport lifestyles like mussels to a rock....

Book remarks

Updated on February 11, 2016 - I’m sizing up the cover of Autism: The Gift That Needs To Be Opened [Flanker Press]. Basically, it’s a picture of a kid wearing a...

Neither Here Nor There

Updated on February 11, 2016 - In the last few months flurries of activity have hit the newspaper business in Canada.

New hope

Updated on February 09, 2016 - Of all the recognized mental afflictions, schizophrenia is arguably the most difficult to understand, and often the most...

Opinion

Community

Calendar of events

Updated on February 10, 2016 - Preliminary notices To add a listing to The Beacon calendar of events, please email lanstey@ganderbeacon.ca.

Social notes  

Updated on February 10, 2016 - Hi to all my readers. I hope that you have all had a great week. For the most part, it has been a pretty quiet and uneventful week...

Calendar of events

Updated on January 28, 2016 - To add a listing to The Beacon calendar of events, please email lanstey@ganderbeacon.ca

Social notes

Updated on February 10, 2016 - Terra Nova Trailriders February 20 the Terra Nova Trailriders will be holding its annual Poker Run/Trail Ride, Auction, ...

Social notes

Updated on January 28, 2016 - Opening Remarks Hi to all my readers. I hope you have all had a great week. For the most part, it has been a pretty quiet and...

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