May key member of community

May key member of community

Updated on July 22, 2014 - Steward May, 57, is a very well known resident of Belleoram. He has been involved with municipal politics for 30 years, 18 of which he served as mayor.

Carver Extraordinaire

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, Toronto, Ottawa, Scottsdale,...

Lacelle winner of Harrison McCain Scholarship

Updated on July 21, 2014 - Rebecca Lacelle, a Level 111 student at Conrad Fitzgerald Academy in English Harbour West, was one of the Atlantic Canadian students who won a 2014 Harrison...

Local

Town website hacked

Updated on July 16, 2014 - Visitors accessing the Town of Grand Falls-Windsor’s official website late last week or over the weekend may have gotten a shock.

Plenty of pride

Updated on July 21, 2014 - Jennifer McCreath had no idea what to expect from the first-ever Pride Week celebration in Grand Falls-Windsor on July 15.

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Sports

Semifinal showdown

Updated on July 21, 2014 - It was the type of start Craig Tulk was hoping for from his Grand Falls-Windsor Braves bantam baseball team..

Huge increase

Updated on July 21, 2014 - The Grand Falls-Windsor Minor Baseball Association has seen a massive spike in numbers this season. 

Powerful debut

Updated on July 18, 2014 - Gander’s Jonathan Pelley made the floorboards shake at Bishop’s College during the Provincial Powerlifting Championships in St....

Sports

Business

Encouraging exploration

Updated at 08:24 - 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 at 08:28 - 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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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...

‘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.

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...

Opinion

Community

Pierce is young leader in Newfoundland

Updated on July 21, 2014 - Keisha Pierce, a Level 111 student at King Academy during the past school year, was one of 14 young Newfoundlanders and Labradorians recently recognized for promoting safe and caring schools in our province..

Forget-Me-Not

Updated on June 30, 2014 - A German legend says that when God was naming the flowers he had named them all but one.  The little flower said to God,...

Heritage Corner

Updated on June 30, 2014 - Led by a firing party of First World War veterans, a Memorial Sunday parade turns off High Street onto Church Road heading for...

What's Happening

Updated on June 30, 2014 - Space in this column is reserved for non-profit, non-government funded groups and organizations.

Students hold bridging celebrations

Updated on June 17, 2014 - The Kindergarten students at St. Joseph’s in Harbour Breton held a number of special activities June 2 to 6 to mark the end of...

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