Red Bay World Heritage plaques unveiled

Red Bay World Heritage plaques unveiled

Updated on July 24, 2014 - Three UNESCO plaques describing the international significance of the Red Bay Basque Whaling Station World Heritage Site were unveiled today

Beach closed to aid search

Beach closed to aid search

Updated on July 24, 2014 - Shallow Bay Beach in Gros Morne has closed to support an RCMP-led search currently underway in the vicinity.

To the Northwest Passage

Updated on July 24, 2014 - Four Europeans hope to sail the Northwest Passage in a 60-foot schooner.

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No Labrador flag at the borders

Updated on July 21, 2014 - The Combined Councils of Labrador's resolution to fly the Labrador flag at Labrador borders was rejected by provincial government...

Conche boaters encounter Killer whales

Updated on July 21, 2014 - While photobombing humpback whales were making headlines across the country last Monday, a scarier story was unfolding outside of...

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Regional

A rare find

Updated on July 24, 2014 - Asthon Stagg first noticed the stranger hovering over the flowers in the garden of his grandparents’ home in Lumsden.

Three safe after watercraft mishap

Updated on July 24, 2014 - St. John’s Regional Fire Department, police and ambulance services were called to Paddy’s Pond this afternoon when a passerby...

Regional

Sports

Powerful debut

Updated on July 24, 2014 - Weight was once a contentious issue for Gander’s Jonathan Pelley. For that matter, it still is — only in a much different way..

Photo

IceCaps re-sign four, including Jaffray

Updated on July 15, 2014 - The St. John’s IceCaps still have some gaps as they look to build a roster for the 2014-15 American Hockey League season, but the...

Making a comeback

Updated on July 15, 2014 - It’s been a long road back to powerlifting for Walt Forsey.

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Business

Encouraging exploration

Updated on July 23, 2014 - Ship spotters on the harbour front in downtown St. John’s this week may have noticed the presence of the Boa Galatea, an EMGS ship used for the collection of geoscience data..

Business

Living

VIKING VOYAGE: Clayton Colbourne is on his home turf

Updated on July 23, 2014 - This article is one in a series of stories called Viking Voyage from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, reporter Mary MacKay as she visits Viking sites and reports on sailor Geoff Ralling’s voyage retracing the seaward steps the Norsemen took 1,000....

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Photo

Carver Extraordinaire

Updated on July 22, 2014 - His carving skill has taken him across Canada and to at least two European countries. He has attended craft shows in St. John’s,...

‘That’s So Gay’

Updated on July 18, 2014 - A celebration of queer arts and artists will open at the Eastern Edge Gallery in St. John’s tonight.

Around the World Photo

Updated on July 17, 2014 - By Tim Hollett Special to The Packet It’s a typical early start the next day. We wander past a huge Roman fort onto the delta of...

Living

Opinion

Summer snippets

Updated on July 21, 2014 - For lovers of summer, Newfoundland is not a brass ring location as hot days and warm nights are all too few. Nevertheless, summer along the Exploits is amongst the tops on this island. .

Sinking under regulations

Updated on July 18, 2014 - Here’s one to file in the category of “if it wasn’t for regulation we’d be just fine.” The folks in Plate Cove had a bright idea...

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Community

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