Starting something new

Updated on April 22, 2014 - Not all level of sport is designed for the very best or the most elite. 


Minister tours youth treatment centre in Grand Falls-Windsor

Updated on April 21, 2014 - With the new youth treatment centre in Grand Falls-Windsor getting ready to open its doors, Health and Community Services Minister Susan Sullivan was in town Monday to tour the $12.5 million facility and see what it will offer youth seeking treatment.

Keeping it clean

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Spring is in the air. The days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, and soon all the winter’s snow will retreat...

Big value in small-scale fisheries

Updated on April 21, 2014 - A March 25 report issued by the Ecology Action Centre out of Halifax, Nova Scotia says that independent Atlantic fish harvesters...





Marginal difference

Updated on April 22, 2014 - They were short-benched from the very beginning, but the Central IcePak didn’t play like it at the 2014 Atlantic Midget Female Hockey Championships. .

Caribous advance to Allan Cup final

Updated on April 19, 2014 - Updated to show Caribous will face Dundas in finalThe Clarenville Caribous will play in the 2014 Allan Cup final. Chris Hulit...



Updated on April 17, 2014 - The Bay d’Espoir Academy Predators were three seconds away from winning gold at the Botwood Collegiate junior boys’ basketball...



Province in talks with Julienne Lake Alliance

Updated on April 16, 2014 - The partnership has been dubbed the Julienne Lake Alliance, with the Department of Natural Resources announcing this morning discussions are underway with the alliance on the potential development of a mining project at the province’s Julienne Lake....

Hope Brook put on hold

Updated on April 16, 2014 - Coastal Gold has shelved a piece of work required for the start of a new gold mine at Hope Brook, near Burgeo.

Province backs shrimp harvesters

Updated on April 15, 2014 - While the provincial government is backing shrimp fishermen, the federal government remains firm on its latest quota decisions.A...



Healing Journey

Updated on April 16, 2014 - “Cancer is like a river,” Nikhil Joshi wrote in his blog near the beginning of his treatment for lymphoma.



Hope amidst the horror of Harper

Updated on April 21, 2014 - By walking up a small hill behind my house I can see with the naked eye the CBC communications tower in St. Chad's. It relays the CBC Radio One signal from Gander to the communities in Bonavista Bay. It was there when I moved to Newfoundland in 2004....

Demand answers

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Sometimes, no news isn't good news. In fact, no news might well end up being very bad news. On Tuesday, Nalcor president and CEO Ed...

Word of mouth

Updated on April 17, 2014 - Writing your first column is a lot like approaching someone at 3 a.m. at a pub. You really don’t know what to say and you really...



What's Happening

Updated on April 21, 2014 - Space in this column is reserved for non-profit, non-government funded groups and organizations..

Volunteers honoured in Botwood

Updated on April 17, 2014 - The Royal Canadian Legion in Botwood was filled with volunteers from various organizations to celebrate Volunteer week earlier this...