Profile of Kevin Higgins

Kevin Higgins is the editor at The Beacon.

All articles of Kevin Higgins

  • Planning process

    The health board released its three-year strategic plan Aug. 21, mapping out three main initiatives for improvement from 2014-2017. ...

  • Human error results in privacy breach

    The staffer had a 1-800 telephone number and a 1-866 fax number, and the two things got transposed, said the Central Health CEO. The incident in ...

  • Taking on the Town

    Rod Hodder and Kim Wiseman own Corner Pocket, a sports bar and billards room on Airport Boulevard. For almost a year, they’ve been up in arms ...

  • Effluent flow

    Slipping and sliding on sludge and slime isn’t part of the experience anglers seek. “That’s not to speak of the smell,” said Gander’s Walter ...

  • Come one, come all

    For Gambo residents, Friday will mark a day in their town’s history that will improve the efficiency of its volunteer fire department, and thus ...

  • Stocking up

    That changed Sunday, as the Flyers signed six-foot-four, 225-pound defenceman Nick Theriault. Senior hockey fans may recognize this name. ...

  • Powerful debut

    As a high school senior in Lewisporte, Pelley carried a lot of weight, weighing close to 400 pounds. Then came the day he made up his mind he ...

  • New commander for 103 SAR

    Major Byron Johnson handed over the reigns of the squadron to Major John Leroux at the ceremonial Change of Command Parade, presided over by 9 ...

  • What a week!

    Bursey, 17, captured his fourth straight provincial junior men’s golf title on July 10 when he battled back to edge Nathan Peters of St. John’s ...

  • GIA international lounge put on 2014 list of Canada’s top-10 endangered places

    In a news release today, the National Trust placed the international lounge on its list because “it was the centerpiece of the airport and is ...