Local

Depot debris blowing around Tompkins

Updated on April 21, 2014 - It is no secret that the southwest coast receives a lot of wind, and when communities are subject to Wreckhouse winds, one can expect a bit of damage..

Twin Towns History - Growth of Channel

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Further development of Channel and Port aux Basques at this stage of the mid-to-late 1800s was primarily seen in Channel. The...

New Jaws of Life needed

Updated on April 21, 2014 - One of the most important pieces of equipment a fire department can have is a Jaws of Life and after 27 years, it is time for a new...

Burgeo rescuers train on ice

Updated on April 21, 2014 - On April 12, local fire fighter and training officer of the Burgeo Fire Dept Ross G. Hann held a training day for his local...

Local

Regional

Reminder to remove studded tires

Updated on April 21, 2014 - The Transportation and Works website has the set date of April 30 to remove studded winter tires from vehicles in Newfoundland and...

Regional

Sports

IceCaps reveal home dates for first round of Calder Cup playoffs

Updated on April 17, 2014 - The St. John’s IceCaps are guaranteed home-ice advantage in the first round of the American Hockey League’s Calder Cup playoffs and as a result, have nailed down their home-ice dates for the best-of-five opening series, to be played against a....

Caribous coach comments on Allan Cup

Updated on April 16, 2014 - The Clarenville Caribous have won their first of two round robin games at the Allan Cup. With the 5-2 victory over the Kenora...

Sports

Community

Community calendar - April 21-27

Updated on April 21, 2014 - ANNUAL BIRTHDAY CALENDAR - The Untied Church Women of Port aux Basques are taking orders for its 23rd annual Community Birthday Calendar. Anyone wanting to place an order or needing more information please contact Lucy at 695-3096, Ruth at 695-7351,....

Big laughs at Burgeo Academy play

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Tuesday evening, April 10, 2014 the gymnasium of Burgeo Academy quickly filled with students, relatives and friends of the school...

Baking up a storm

Updated on April 14, 2014 - Ivy Bennett, Dale Barnes, Madeline Meade, Nina Peddle, Elsie Spencer and Loretta Skeard all participating in a baking class, which...

Scholastic contest winner

Updated on April 14, 2014 - Congratulations to Noah Durnford, a Grade 5 student at St. Simon & St. Jude Academy in Francois for winning an iPad through a...

Community

Opinion

Another coronation

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Bill Barry pulled out of the PC Leadership race early Thursday morning, effectively putting an end to the race..

Seal hunting in his DNA

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Dear DFO,This is to let you know in advance that sometime next week I am going to commit a crime for which you are going to issue...

Hope amidst the horror of Harper

Updated on April 21, 2014 - By walking up a small hill behind my house I can see with the naked eye the CBC communications tower in St. Chad's. It relays the...

Dealing with dementia

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Can you imagine living inside your head, and not being sure of who you are, who the people are that you see every day, or why you...

Opinion

Business

Province in talks with Julienne Lake Alliance

Updated on April 16, 2014 - The partnership has been dubbed the Julienne Lake Alliance, with the Department of Natural Resources announcing this morning discussions are underway with the alliance on the potential development of a mining project at the province’s Julienne Lake....

Hope Brook put on hold

Updated on April 16, 2014 - Coastal Gold has shelved a piece of work required for the start of a new gold mine at Hope Brook, near Burgeo.

Province backs shrimp harvesters

Updated on April 15, 2014 - While the provincial government is backing shrimp fishermen, the federal government remains firm on its latest quota decisions.A...

Business

Living

Healing Journey

Updated on April 16, 2014 - “Cancer is like a river,” Nikhil Joshi wrote in his blog near the beginning of his treatment for lymphoma.

Living

Autos

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