Life of an accordion man

Updated on August 27, 2014 - Marystown musician John Joe Pidgeon passed away at the age of 81 on Aug. 14.


Warning issued for rapid tide-like changes

Updated on August 29, 2014 - Fire and Emergency Services–Newfoundland and Labrador (FES-NL) is continuing to monitor Hurricane Cristobal as the most-recent update by the Canadian Hurricane Centre advises residents in coastal areas on the eastern portion of the island to watch for....



Two bear spray incidents for RNC

Updated on August 31, 2014 - After 3:00 a.m. Saturday night, police in the George Street area arrested a 20 year old male for carrying bear spray..




Holy Cross Crusaders take Challenge Cup

Updated on August 31, 2014 - Holy Cross Kirby Group Crusaders blanked St. Lawrence Labatt Laurentians 2-0 to win the 2014 Molson Challenge Cup soccer championship before a crowd estimated at 1,800 at King George V Park in St. John’s Sunday..

Laurentians in the final

Updated on August 30, 2014 - The St. Lawrence Laurentians will play Holy Cross for the provincial men’s 2014 Challenge Cup soccer title Sunday.

Extended conversation

Updated on August 28, 2014 - Could the partnership between the Winnipeg Jets and St. John’s IceCaps go a little longer than expected?




Drilling finished for Labrador-Island Link

Updated on August 29, 2014 - Drilling required for the laying of power cables across the Strait of Belle Isle, to ultimately feed energy from the hydroelectric dam at Muskrat Falls to the eastern coast of Newfoundland, has been completed..


Communication breakdown

Updated on August 29, 2014 - Country Ribbon’s CEO says it will have a new maintenance building up to code by a deadline imposed by Mount Pearl — but says the...



Far from home, close in our hearts

Updated on August 27, 2014 - St. John’s is a long way from home for anyone in this province who doesn’t live within an hour or less driving time from the capital city..

Where's the fight for our fishery?

Updated on August 26, 2014 - If the government of the U.S.A. and the fishing fleets of foreign countries behaved in their fishery like they do here in...

Book ReMarks

August 25, 2014 - Shortly after reading this second edition of Norma and Gladys (Flanker Press), I asked my 86-year-old Mammy a couple of questions...

American doctor says we can do better

Updated on August 18, 2014 - Dear editor,I am an American physician who has practiced internal medicine/geriatrics for over 30 years who chose to spend my...




Eddie celebrates 50!

Updated on June 27, 2014 - Betty Warren said her nephew Eddie Hickman always has a smile on his face.