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Hi again taxpayers!

Updated at 06:04 - St. John’s first female mayor, Dorothy Wyatt, was legendary for her hair scarves, pro-taxpayer slogans and big spectacular glasses.

Species at risk article missed the mark

Updated at 05:02 - Your article “Biologist knocks Species at Risk Act” (by Cory Hurley, TC Media, Feb. 5) contained at least one serious error in fact or in reporting that...

The secret Valentine’s ingredient

Updated at 05:02 - With the big day nearly upon us, many of you no doubt think today’s secret ingredient is love. Some of you are guessing chocolate. You’re all wrong.

Turning green into white

Updated at 05:02 - The Spanish word “verde” means green. Coming from a European language with roots in Latin, it has relatives in French (“vert”), Italian, Portuguese and other...

Suffer the children

Updated at 05:02 - One step forward, two steps back.Child sexual abuse by the clergy is not a problem that Pope Francis created, but it is one he promised to address.

Opinion

Vacuum of leadership

Updated on February 11, 2016 - When the CBC reported: “St. John's Mayor Dennis O'Keefe says a closed-door meeting set for Sunday is not about his leadership,” it was tempting to say that O’Keefe was absolutely right..

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Inconsistent truths

Updated on February 11, 2016 - The people who are watching the Toronto case of the Queen vs. Jian Ghomeshi with such great interest might want to pause for a...

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Don’t sell off our fishery

Updated on February 11, 2016 - I hope I’m not too late, but what is the status of the Royal Greenland company’s plan to seemingly take over the Newfoundland...

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Wangersky’s suggestions were welcome

Updated on February 11, 2016 - So, Michael Lonardo, you said in your Feb. 1 letter (“Talking taxes should not be taboo”) that you were disappointed with...

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Opinion

Local

‘I’m not a thief’

Updated on February 11, 2016 - Since Nicholas Layman was first taken into custody a year and a half ago for viciously stabbing a boy on a soccer field, a lot of...

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Business

Local businesses to get ACOA money

Updated on February 11, 2016 - The federal government has announced it will give $12.6 billion across six Atlantic Canadian projects through the Atlantic...

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Business

Sports

Newfoundland and Labrador Good Sports

Updated at 06:19 - Paul Butler was among the many who attended a rally at Harry Ivany Arena in Botwood last week to support the local minor hockey association’s bid to make the central Newfoundland town the next Kraft Hockeyville..

Newfoundland and Labrador Good Sports

Updated at 06:21 - Conception Bay South’s 2016 Winter Games mascot Splash the Whale poses for a photo at the town’s new stadium on Thursday night with...

Newfoundland and Labrador Good Sports

Updated at 06:15 - Two-year-old Chase Stevens of St. John's, who took in his first ever American Hockey League game at Mile One Centre on Wednesday...

Sports

Living

Etcetera

Updated on February 09, 2016 - Here's what's on the go this week.

Living

News

News

Entertainment

Etcetera

Updated on February 09, 2016 - Here's what's on the go this week.

Entertainment

Community

Community