Port Hope Simpson suffering due to poor internet access
Biologist says animal print from Northern Peninsula was from a bear, not ...
Viking Trail wins junior girls’ softball tournament
FISH-NL to make announcement on certification application on Thursday
Northern Peninsula east has all women mayors for first time
A dozen people walk out on regional consultations in Stephenville
French painter brings second series of paintings of the province
Projects underway to create much-needed housing for seniors in St. Anthony
Port Saunders fisherman defiant over remarks he made about the FFAW
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Port au Choix machinist displays a variety of skills and projects
Artist spends her summer in coastal Ship Cove property
Seniors in Profile: Leander Pilgrim retires after 32 years as mayor
Blanche Biles vividly remembers her life in St. Anthony and the Bight
Cyril Simmonds receives highest honour in Lions Club
It’s Fire Prevention Week in Newfoundland and Labrador
Fire Prevention Week is underway in the Newfoundland and Labrador and this year’s theme is ‘Every Second Counts: Plant 2 Ways Out!’ “As this year’s theme for Fire Prevention Week suggests, home escape planning is absolutely critical in a fire ...
Grand Falls-Windsor dance troupe dreaming of Disney
A group of dancers from the Lesley Oake School of Dance in Grand Falls-Windsor will be doing just that next summer. Dancers ages nine to 17 are going to Orlando, Florida July 7-10, 2018 to take part in Dance the World in Disney. The three-day ...
Sobey’s Big Red Chair’ity auction raises $23,000 for Atlantic communities
To close out the #ChairShare campaign in celebration of Sobeys’ 110th anniversary and Canada’s 150th, 83 Sobeys stores across Atlantic Canada held a Chair’ity auction to find new homes for the signature Canada-red oversized Adirondack chairs and ...
Newfoundland Labrador Hydro announce results of the 6th Annual Red Shoe Crew-Walk for Families
The announcement was made during the Final Step Event held at Hydro Place in St. John’s in the presence of Hydro staff, Red Shoe Crew volunteers and other sponsors: Steele Communications, Purolator, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Belfor, Cossette, PAL ...
Baie Verte family bringing more magic to Ronald McDonald House
When the young boy's mom, Terri Lynn Lewis, decided to help Ronald McDonald House and families who spend time there, people answered the call. Drew has Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome (OMS). It is an extremely rare neurological disorder - affecting ...
World Teachers’ Day celebrated across Newfoundland and Labrador
There are more than 5,600 teachers who work in classroom settings and administrative roles in this province. “In my role as minister of education and early childhood development, through my work as an educator, and as a parent, I have experienced the ...
Anglican minister rowing to raise funds for North River church
The Anglican Archdeacon for the Trinity-Conception-Placentia region will step into his small flat-bottomed rowboat Saturday morning in North River and row all the way to Port de Grave harbour. He's doing so to raise funds for St. George's Church in ...
NL Heritage Foundation releasing booklet on Port Blandford’s old shops
This booklet focuses on the old shops of Port Blandford and the memories people have of those places. It’s called “Everything Was Wrapped in Brown Paper: The Old Shops of Port Blandford.” Katie Harvey, a researcher with the HFNL, said the Port ...
Gander woman chooses personal lifestyle change with an environmental impact
Chambers can be easily missed as she works her route, picking up garbage along the Trans-Canada highway. She starts at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre and ends in the business section along Cooper Boulevard. “It has been five years ...
Bay Roberts woman pays it forward with wedding dress
Kim French of Bay Roberts could be making upwards of $1,000 for her unused wedding dress, however, she instead plans to pay it forward by giving it away for free. French purchased the dress in 2015 for just over $2,000. When her wedding got canceled, ...