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
Northern Peninsula towns frustrated with garbage collection policies
Port au Choix crab fishermen charged with obstruction of justice over May ...
Second annual Sock It for Sick Kids
St. Anthony-born musician Janet Cull wins big at MusicNL Awards
Cape Breton Post
Goose Cove’s 1957 babies celebrate their 60th year
Seniors in Profile: Leander Pilgrim retires after 32 years as mayor
Artist spends her summer in coastal Ship Cove property
Blanche Biles vividly remembers her life in St. Anthony and the Bight
Young writer of fantasy novels finds home in Hay Cove
Port au Choix machinist displays a variety of skills and projects
Steve Maloney, Janet Cull, Kubasonics lead MusicNL awards pack
Two albums, two musical genres, three MusicNL awards — Sunday night was a rewarding one to cap off Steve Maloney’s busy and reflective year. Maloney took home three awards — Ron Hynes SOCAN Songwriter of the Year, Alternative ...
Hey Rosetta! calling it quits for now
After more than a decade together, local indie rock band Hey Rosetta! has decided to call it quits, at least for the time being. ...
A hundred years of adventure for Bishop’s Falls man
A much younger Lloyd Seaward at 21 years of age when he was drafted into the British Navy. He spent seven years serving abroad, three of those years he was a prisoner of war. Seaward turned 100-years-old on Oct. 3. “They said you’re going to be 100 ...
Rushoon principal raising awareness for mental health
Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day – that’s the day Masters plans to leave his home in Winterland to walk 50 kilometres to the school in Rushoon. “Sometime, while we’re really quick to look out to our physical health, we’re not always quick to do the ...
St-Pierre-Miquelon gets rave review in Vogue magazine
Vogue has published a glowing article on its website about the Newfoundland neighbour and territorial overseas collectivity of France that is located just off the tip of the Burin Peninsula. Karen Burshtein visited the region to write the piece, ...
Transplanted author raising funds for children’s book
Thom Barker recently moved from Yorkton, Saskatchewan to North West River, Labrador. His goal is to settle in Postville once renovations to his home there are completed. (His wife Lorraine, who is from the Deer Lake area, has accepted the job of ...
‘Kim’s Convenience’ comes to St. John’s
The cast of the hit Canadian comedy TV series has been on the road since early September, travelling across Canada and giving audiences a sneak preview of the show’s second season. They finished up the cross-country tour on Tuesday, in St. John’s at ...
Folk arts collective to visit schools in central NL, Northern Peninsula
Lomond Sound will be touring schools in central Newfoundland and on the Northern Peninsula next spring.The group will be performing concerts and giving workshops in traditional music and dance during the tour, which will run from May 6 to June ...
Into the Great Wide Open: Five facts about Tom Petty
Petty, 66, died at hospital after suffering cardiac arrest at his home in California earlier in the, according to a statement released by Tony Dimitriades, longtime manager of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, on behalf of the family. Here are five ...
Gerald Squires’ humble beginnings
The rugged landscape and wide-open spaces of Change Islands, where Gerald Squires was born, were vastly different to the surroundings in Toronto where he worked as a newspaper artist. “He knew he wanted to be a full-time artist, and he knew it would ...