Get summer active

Get summer active

Updated on May 28, 2015 - There is a wider range of activities to take part in this summer in Grand Falls-Windsor thanks in large part to residents stepping forward to spearhead programs.

Closer together

Updated on May 28, 2015 - After receiving direction from the provincial government ...

Local

Heating up Central

Updated at 09:29 - Over 400 firefighters from across the province were in Gander this week for a week-long training school.

Local

Regional

RCMP investigating stolen vehicle

Updated at 13:15 - The Trinity Conception RCMP are asking for the public's help in its investigation into a stolen vehicle earlier this month.

Regional

Sports

New IceCaps logo celebrates Montreal connection

Updated on May 28, 2015 - With the Montreal Canadiens coming on board as the National Hockey League parent to the St. John's IceCaps starting next season, the American Hockey League team has tweaked its logo a bit from its days as the Winnipeg Jets farm team. Thursday morning....

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Hockey honours

Updated on May 28, 2015 - At the annual awards banquet last Thursday, Brian Tremblett, right, was inducted as the first lifetime achievement recipient.

Rising rates

Updated on May 28, 2015 - There were a few surprises in this year’s provincial budget, and a hike to provincial pool fees was at the top of the list for the...

‘It’s a natural high’

Updated on May 28, 2015 - Grand Falls-Windsor resident, Sue Rodgers, believes sports provides much more than an outlet for physical activity.

Silver finish

Updated on May 27, 2015 - One of the blessings of being 10 years old is that pressure doesn’t often bother you.

Sports

Business

N.L. small business confidence dropping

Updated on May 28, 2015 - The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) says small business confidence in Newfoundland and Labrador was down in May,...

Up for sale

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Carol Wabush Co-op in Labrador City is up for sale.

Business

Living

Art instructor aiming for fun with Art Arbor

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Odell Archibald’s aim is for everyone to have fun at a special arts event that’s being held for the first time this year at the Feather and Folk Nature Festival..

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Ready, Steady, Wiggle

Updated on May 22, 2015 - Australian children’s entertainment superstars The Wiggles will perform at Mile One Centre this fall.

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History’s bycatch

Updated on May 11, 2015 - Henry Silva plays the sinister-looking, murderous and ambitious messenger boy for a mobster in the 1963 movie “Johnny Cool.”

Living

Opinion

What roads to be taken?

Updated on May 28, 2015 - Robert Frost’s poem, “The Road Not Taken” is a reflection on the road one chooses to follow in life. Similarly, a meeting for Grand Falls-Windsor citizens at the Mount Peyton on May 12 was to do with what roads to follow that may breathe new economic....

Hit the wharf

Updated on May 15, 2015 - Marine Atlantic ferries, once inside Port aux Basques harbour, turn around and back into the dock to unload; then, re-load for the...

Earth Day, every day

Updated on April 30, 2015 - Scientists have set the earth’s age at 4.55 billion years old. However, its human population surpassed that number in 1981; and the...

Small, but not insignificant

Updated on May 11, 2015 - Two is a very small number. For children, it’s one of the first numbers they’ll learn. Most people have two hands, two feet, two...

Turn at the oars

Updated on April 16, 2015 - In 1624, John Donne wrote No man is an Island (Meditation XVII) and in that vein it is pretty well impossible to avoid being a...

Opinion

Community

Covered from Head 2 Toe

Updated on May 28, 2015 - The Head 2 Toe Show, Girls Night Out came to Grand Falls-Windsor last Saturday for one night and over 700 woman came out to enjoy it..

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What’s happening?

Updated on May 28, 2015 - Space in this column is reserved for non-profit, non-government funded groups and organizations. Items will be published for two...

Recognizing excellence

Updated on May 28, 2015 - Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps 67 Grand Falls- Windsor got to put the benefits of their extensive training on display during their...

Rally for the cause

Updated on May 28, 2015 - A Rally For Recovery was held at Church Road Park May 24 attracting a group of about 60 to support mental health awareness.

What’s happening?

Updated on May 25, 2015 - Family TreeThe Family Tree reopened on Wed. May 6.  The Centre is now located in the Excite Building at 32 Queensway.

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