Newfoundland and Labrador borrowing for severance payouts
St. Lawrence town hall needs renovations
St. Lawrence being considered by CBC’s ‘Still Standing’
Families gather on 9th anniversary of Cougar crash
With St. John's in fold, ECHL about to become more East Coast ...
Editorial: Pills can kill
School name lives to see another day for St. Paul's in Gander
Shortage of GPs in Gander leaves many patients without care
Business, community leaders speak out about GP shortage in Gander
Pink Shirt Day a hit in Buchans
Embracing technology in Newfoundland and Labrador's schools
Exploits Valley High students set to perform musical for first time in over 10 years
Inmates at Bishop’s Falls help Haitians and Nicaraguans obtain prescription eye glasses
Coley’s Point South student wins Government of Canada History Award
Mason Kearley of Coley’s Point South was the lone student from this province to receive a 2017 Government of Canada History Award. A total of 192 students from across the country are sharing $200,000 in prizes presented as part of the ...
Burgeo trio teams up to save stray cats
BURGEO, NL – Burgeo’s stray cats unexpectedly caught a break almost two months ago when a trio of women launched Lucky Paws Kitty Rescue. Backed by what they call an overwhelming amount of local support and with help from Scaredy Cat ...
Taking a bite out of health in Grand Falls-Windsor
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NL – They say it’s the most important meal of the day, especially for growing bodies and minds. The morning of March 8, five schools throughout Newfoundland and Labrador participated in the ninth annual Rooting for ...
Drummer and guitarist Aiden Parsons of Baie Verte finds music cathartic
BAIE VERTE, NL — Aiden Parsons enjoys putting on a show, and he’ll have a couple of chances to do just that when Copper Ridge Academy hosts a coffee house tonight, March 15. The 15-year-old Grade 10 student is a member of two bands ...
Many challenges face volunteerism in Newfoundland and Labrador
In her decades of volunteering, Hilda Budden has prepared more cold plates, worked more bingo games and sold more tickets on gift baskets than she can count. “Oh, I just love helping out any way I can,” said the 71-year-old president ...
Honouring Newfoundland and Labrador volunteers
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NL – The list of Newfoundland and Labrador Volunteer Hall of Fame inductees is impressive. From groups and associations, communities and individuals, those on the list since its inception in 2012 have given so much of ...
Mink looks to N.L. fisherman for tasty handout
Fred Harnum was approached by a hungry mink while ice fishing on Witless Bay line recently. Harnum and Glenden Gillard (who took the photo) gave the animal a trout and it became their friend for the day. The image has gained a lot of reaction in the ...
Heart’s Content town clerk celebrates 50-year career
HEART’S CONTENT, NL — Heart’s Content has seen some significant changes over the last few decades, but its town clerk has remained the same throughout. Alice Cumby moved to Heart’s Content in 1965. She accepted a position ...
Springdale fire chief re-appointed for four more years
SPRINGDALE, NL - As long as the sound of a siren gets his blood pumping and he continues to enjoy putting on bunker gear, training and leading the fire department, Rennie Normore is happy to keep his job as Springdale's fire chief. That was ...
Twillingate pencil artist set to open his gallery in May
TWILLINGATE, NL – Pencil artist Scott Lewis is now nearing completion of his new gallery in downtown Twillingate. It is the next big venture in a growing artistic career that has become a full-time job for the former fisherman. “Now ...