Using genomics to enhance aquaculture

Using genomics to enhance aquaculture

Updated on October 20, 2014 - Genomics — a combination of biology, genetics and computer science — will be used in two projects in Atlantic Canada to help improve the region’s aquaculture industry.

Alaina Joe is Miss Teen NL

Alaina Joe is Miss Teen NL

Updated on October 14, 2014 - To say that Alaina Joe, a 16-year-old Level 11 student at St. Anne’s in Conne River, is going to have

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Green Crab found near Pool’s Cove

Updated on October 20, 2014 - According to Cynthia McKenzie, a research scientist with Fisheries and Oceans, the green crab has established a foothold in the Pool’s Cove area of Fortune Bay. She said DFO issued experimental licenses to the Conne River Band and a group in Pool’s....

Green Crab found near Pool’s Cove

Updated on October 18, 2014 - According to Cynthia McKenzie, a research scientist with Fisheries and Oceans, the green crab has established a foothold in the...

Hillside Manor extensively damaged

Updated on October 20, 2014 - Hillside Manor, a former personal care home in Harbour Breton was extensively damaged in the early morning hours of October 19.

Red Cross getting ready

Updated on October 17, 2014 - As Hurricane Gonzalo has been moving northward, the Red Cross has also been also making its own moves — preparing in the event...

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Regional

Member of the RNC Mounted Unit retires

Updated on October 20, 2014 - The RNC held a retirement ceremony and a graduation ceremony for members of its Mounted Unit at Government House in St. John’s today..

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Armed robbery in St. John's

Updated on October 20, 2014 - The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is investigating an armed robbery early this morning in St. John's

Apollo crossings cancelled

Updated on October 20, 2014 - Labrador Marine has cancelled its Strait of Belle Isle crossings for today due to high winds.

Remembering Nancy Riche

Updated on October 20, 2014 - The anniversary of the death of a well-known female labour activist will be marked by a celebration Friday called The Nancy Riche...

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Sports

Astras win double gold

Updated on October 20, 2014 - Thanks to coaches Sheri Pittman and Dean Johnson, and a dedicated group of young athletes, Lakewood Academy in Glenwood has become one of the best volleyball schools in the province.  .

IceCaps need a lot of ice packs

Updated on October 16, 2014 - The St. John’s IceCaps have got to be hoping this won’t be the attrition rate for the remainder of the season.The IceCaps emerged...

Making strides

Updated on October 14, 2014 - There was plenty for the Central IcePak to learn from the provincial major midget hockey league tournament in St. John’s on the...

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Business

Business

Living

The craftsman of a century ago Photo

Updated on October 20, 2014 - Today, a quick look at building and woodworking around the year 1885. Not everything considered here is from 130 years ago, but the...

Living

Opinion

Salt Beef and Figgy Duff

Updated on October 16, 2014 - Nowadays, practically any place you go in Canada you will find sushi. As well, anywhere there are enclaves of Newfoundlanders or their descendants you will find salt beef and figgy duff. If not the real thing, a deep, longing for their taste..

Slow Drivers

Updated on October 14, 2014 - Slow drivers can be as much a hazard as speeders.

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What happened to Halloween?

Updated on October 14, 2014 - My dad used to tell me about his childhood in Ontario, when families and friends got together to listen to the radio.

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Senseless destruction

Updated on October 10, 2014 - It was sad imagery on Wednesday as public works employees with the Town of Stephenville retrieved three park benches from Blanche...

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Opinion

Community

Kitchen Party for Daffodil Place

Updated on October 10, 2014 - Thanks to an initiative organized mainly by Lorraine Bambury and Jean Sheppard, residents of St. Jacques-Coomb’s Cove, Belleoram...

Triplets celebrate first birthday

Updated on September 29, 2014 - On the surface it seemed like an ordinary birthday party at the hospitality centre in the Connaigre Arena on Sept. 21.  

Fudge part of South Coast Arts Festival

Updated on September 02, 2014 - If you’ve ever attended the South Coast Arts Festival held ever August in St. Jacques you’ve probably heard Roland Fudge sing the...

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Autos

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