Turning Pages

Updated on February 27, 2015 - Turning Pages is a look back through The Beacon by decade on items of interest. There will be some with news value, some will tell the stories of the people...

Regional

Cupcakes for a cause

Updated at 15:11 - Chocolate, red velvet, vanilla, carrot, Oreo and many other flavours of moist, icing covered cupcakes can be a delicious treat, especially when you have 2,000 to choose from..

Bye, bye Henry Goodrich

Updated at 11:34 - Oil companies active offshore Newfoundland and Labrador are bidding farewell to the drill rig Henry Goodrich.

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Regional

Sports

Barraged by pucks

Updated at 14:47 - In a two game span at the 2015 Canada Winter Games, Harbour Grace’s Kelsey Shute had a stat line most professional goaltenders could only dream about..

McLean among Lakers elite

Updated on February 26, 2015 - The Gander Lakers made many waves at the Provincial Heats and Finals Invitational meet in Gander, Feb. 13-15, with no less than 36...

Langdon sprints to biathlon finish

Updated on February 18, 2015 - Gander’s Ryan Langdon puts the finishing touches on his 10-kilometre biathlon sprint event at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in...

Sports

Business

Flyers’ season swept away

Updated on February 16, 2015 - The rollercoaster ride for the Kelly Ford Gander Flyers came to a screeching halt this past weekend at the Gander Community Centre,...

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ACOA sues Marport group for $2.3M

Updated on February 12, 2015 - A federal investment agency is suing a formerly Newfoundland-based award-winning ocean tech company for more than $2 million.

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Business

Living

Cool timelapse

Updated on February 06, 2015 - A video recently posted to YouTube features a time lapse of local artist Keli-Ann Pye-Beshara at work on a painting.

Carving a niche

Updated on February 01, 2015 - What started as a hobby quickly grew into a passion. For 20 years, Barbara Brazil of Gander has been a painter, and after two...

Living

Opinion

Taking chances

Updated on February 10, 2015 - Last week’s bus crash just outside Grand Falls-Windsor should open our eyes to the dangers of being on the road during inclement weather..

Disabilities and the job market

Updated on January 27, 2015 - Excuse me for a moment to get away from my usual letters of praising up the government and instead focus on an issue that has been...

Is asbestos a reason to worry?

Updated on January 12, 2015 - The discovery of asbestos and all of its fine qualities once stimulated a worldwide industrial mining empire.

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Quick to judge

Updated on January 20, 2015 - We were surprised by some of the comments posted to our Facebook page when we shared our story regarding last week’s armed robbery...

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Freedom's costly price

Updated on January 12, 2015 - Depending on the historical clarity of hindsight, Wednesday was either another bad day for journalism - and world peace in general...

Opinion

Community

Turning Pages

Updated on February 19, 2015 - Turning Pages is a look back through The Beacon by decade on items of interest. There will be some with news value, some will tell the stories of the people around us, and there will be some from the sports world, but all have graced the pages of The....

Photo

‘Greenspond Passion’

Updated on February 10, 2015 - Coming from the outport community of Greenspond, brothers David and Darren Burry share strong feelings about their hometown.

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Coffee with…Des Dillon

Updated on October 08, 2014 - Des Dillon was not born in Gander, but he certainly made it his home when he moved here more than 30 years ago.

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Living life through the glass

Updated on February 02, 2015 - Looking through the wide windowpane in her living room, Margaret Coady wishes she could go outside to enjoy winter the way she used...

Gander dog park closing

Updated on September 04, 2014 - Residents are advised that the off-leash dog park on Magee Road at Raynham Avenue will be closed as of Monday, September 8, when...

Community

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