Hoping someday to return

Hoping someday to return

Updated on November 25, 2014 - It has been over seven years since Angela Portnoy, and her five children left Marystown to reunite with her husband and their father, Alexi. 

Ah, ducks!

Ah, ducks!

Updated on November 25, 2014 - The Town of Burin is going to the birds — ducks, to be exact.

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Local

Liberals open nominations for Burin-Placentia West

Updated on November 27, 2014 - The Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador opened weeklong nominations Thursday for candidates interested in running in the district of Burin-Placentia West in the next provincial election..

Council chatter

Updated on November 25, 2014 - Burin Town Council held its regular meeting Tuesday, Nov. 18.

Local

Regional

‘He was acting like an animal’

Updated on November 27, 2014 - With a wildly aggressive man pounding him with punches, you could understand Stephen Hopkins pulling out a knife to defend himself, his lawyer said Wednesday..

Campaign sheds light on deadly disease

Updated on November 27, 2014 - Ten years ago Betty Aldridge lost her husband to pancreatic cancer and she fears she’s about to go through it again with another...

Christmas parade floats rally

Updated on November 27, 2014 - This weekend’s Christmas parade in St. John’s has rallied — but numbers are still short of last year’s.

Innu human rights complaints resolved

Updated on November 27, 2014 - Three human rights complaints filed by men from the Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation, involving the former Hamilton Hotel in Happy...

Regional

Sports

Welcome home

Updated on November 26, 2014 - The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers have announced Gary White as the new general manager of the team.

Sports

Business

Statoil drilling in Flemish Pass

Updated on November 26, 2014 - His luggage was still somewhere between Toronto and St. John’s, but Statoil’s vice-president of exploration in Canada, Ørjan...

Business

Opinion

Explicit consent

Updated on November 27, 2014 - Pierre Trudeau famously said “there’s no place for the state in the bedrooms of the nation.”.

Yes, the anti-seal campaign is about money

Updated on November 26, 2014 - In “The Doubter’s Companion,” John Ralston Saul defines a baby seal: “a superior form of animal life which holds animistic power...

Nickel boost

Updated on November 27, 2014 - It's been a quarter of a century, but Long Harbour is finally back in the industrial processing business.

Bad drugs

Updated on November 25, 2014 - In 1961, pregnant mothers in Canada were unwitting participants in a cruel lottery. Many were prescribed a promising new sedative...

Opinion

Community

From the archives:

Updated on November 18, 2014 - “At around 4 p.m. in the afternoon there was quite a tremor, a real shock. The ground vibrated, the building shook; everything was...

Ocean adventure

Updated on November 04, 2014 - St. Lawrence’s Community Youth Network (CYN) took a group of 12 girls on an ocean adventure this summer.

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Community

Autos

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