There’s always someone to help you

There’s always someone to help you

Updated at 05:02 - Peter Barry of Grand Falls-Windsor has traveled a rough road, battling cancer for two decades and having more surgeries than he can count in the last five years. “There hasn’t been too much that I haven’t faced in my...

Up to the challenge

Up to the challenge

Updated at 05:02 - An entrepreneur from Grand Falls-Windsor has won first place in a Women Entrepreneur Bootcamp Challenge in Ontario and with it a prize of $35,000.


Sex exploitation report released

Updated at 09:44 - A redacted version of a sex exploitation report previously deemed too harmful to release is now available to the public..

Meeting of the minds planned

Updated at 03:32 - A meeting to get local and provincial government officials together to discuss the Grand Falls House sustainability report should...

Information sought in Botwood heist

Updated on October 07, 2015 - Police hope Botwood residents might be able to shed some light on a robbery that took place in the town last night.




No plans for ABC campaign: Davis

Updated on October 07, 2015 - Premier Paul Davis says while he respects former premier Danny Williams a great deal, he’s not about to launch his own ABC — Anything But Conservative — campaign..


Master communicator named in N.L.

Updated on October 07, 2015 - St. John’s-based communications professional Martha Muzychka is one of three people within Canada set to receive the designation of...


Police net child predators

Updated on October 07, 2015 - A 44-year-old man in Ontario got jail time for child luring, as a direct result of investigative work by a Royal Newfoundland...



Champion crowned

Updated at 03:35 - The Grand Falls Golf Club’s McInnis Cup follows a match play format using handicaps to crown a champion over three months of competition..

Red Wings place Cleary on waivers

Updated at 06:39 - The Detroit Red Wings placed Riverhead, Harbour Grace native Dan Cleary on waivers Wednesday in the NHL club’s final roster...


Allan Cup dream begins here

Updated on October 07, 2015 - Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts fell slightly short of their goal of winning an Allan Cup championship last year and are now setting...

From fluid to firm

Updated on October 07, 2015 - Earlier this year, St. John’s IceCaps head coach Sylvain Lefebvre was asked if he was the type who spent his summers pencilling in...



Mink expansion plans withdrawn

Updated at 04:03 - After an environmental review process that dragged on for months a proposal to expand the Northern Arm Mink Farm has been withdrawn..

Mission successful

Updated on September 24, 2015 - The salmon trapping and trucking operation is almost finished and repairs to the Goodyear Dam are now complete.



Calling all local artists

Updated at 04:32 - Some local taggers have already taken advantage of the traffic controller’s blank slates around town by spicing them up with some graffiti..

Throwback Thursday

Updated at 04:02 - Editor’s Note: 2003 was the year of velour Juicy Couture tracksuits with a butt logo, Von Dutch trucker hats, fedoras and popped...

Heritage Corner

Updated on October 05, 2015 - “The drive is just below Badger.” For the first half-century of the paper mills, logs were floated down the Exploits River to the...

Unexpected performance

Updated at 03:35 - The Dockside Restaurant will be one of six venues for the continuation of the Listening Room series, which first circled the...

Ready, set, roll’em

Updated on October 05, 2015 - Town council meetings are an opportunity for people to find out how their elected officials are working on their behalf.



Book remarks

Updated on October 05, 2015 - “Whoa, Nellie,” I said the first time I laid hands on Nellie P. Strowbridge’s Ghost of the Southern Cross [Flanker Press] “not another book about the Southern Cross.”.


No cell, no GPS

Updated on October 05, 2015 - The indisputable self-evident benefits of cell phones and GPS (Global Positing System) are unquestionable.

Seniors have political clout

Updated on October 05, 2015 - It’s a curious paradox when it comes to politics that the most forgotten people are the senior citizens.


Eastern passages

Updated on October 05, 2015 - Is there a dead cat on the table?I think it’s a fair question.But first, a little background.

Rising Falls

Updated on October 05, 2015 - In June 2004, Nalcor Energy CEO Ed Martin announced that the total cost for the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project had jumped by...



Residents support Terry Fox fundraisers

Updated at 05:03 - The Terry Fox run may be in its 35th year, but a new walk for Terry Fox is still in its infancy at the Killick retirement home in Botwood..

Walking the walk

Updated at 04:02 - Thanksgiving weekend will mark the 18th year for the Matthew and Cameron Flynn and Friends Walk for Diabetes Research in Buchans.

Heaps of help

Updated at 04:02 - The quest for more topsoil to fill in an area adjacent to the James Hornell Boys and Girls Club (JHBGC) building just got a whole...

Duggan access work continues

Updated at 04:02 - Construction crews are bust at various locations around Grand Falls-Windsor in the race to beat the weather and the impending...