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
CNA course focusing on women in society
Instructors and students at the College of the North Atlantic (CNA) in Grand Falls-Windsor celebrated Women’s History Month with a reading of Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” March 14. The book is part of communications ...
Success of annual curling bonspiel evident
The 26th annual Save Our (Ice) Plant bonspiel may be history, but that doesn't mean its future is on the back burner. As each event ends, planning begins for the next one, says Rob Lane, outgoing bonspiel co-coordinator. “This started ...
Family donates $500 to public library in memory of loved one
The Guy family recently made a donation to the Harmsworth Public Library in memory of sister and daughter Jocelyn Guy. “Reading was everything to her,” said Darlene Sullivan, Jocelyn Guy’s sister. “She brought my daughter ...
A high school student is swinging for the fences and succeeding. Aaron Stacey, Grade 11 student at Exploits Valley High, received the second annual Grand Falls-Windsor Minor Baseball Association Scholarship March 16. “It’s an honour ...
Upper Island Cove’s John Crane 2017 Shriner of the Year
CARBONEAR, NL — A former provincial politician from Upper Island Cove recently received an illustrious honour from the Mazol Shriners of Newfoundland and Labrador. Noble John Crane, a member of the Trinity Conception Shrine Club since 1991, ...
Locals meet in Virgin Arm to promote food security
NEW WORLD ISLAND, NL – Gardeners, bakers and other food entrepreneurs from New World Island came together on Friday, March 9 to encourage the practice of growing and purchasing local food. The New World Island 50 Plus Club hosted the day of ...
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 ...