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Updated at 10:03 - The staff with the Geological Survey of NL have largely been unsung, despite the value of their work.

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Quinn’s Place opens

Updated on August 28, 2016 - There were a few tears shed by her mom, Andrea Gosse, and family at the opening of Quinn’s Place playground.

Russell Wangersky: Breaking away

Updated at 05:02 - I am deeply discouraged. I realize that’s my problem, not yours. But I’m going to tell you about it anyway.

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Police grads get their badges Photo

Updated on August 27, 2016 - The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary was bolstered with 17 new members on Saturday afternoon following the graduation parade and...

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Suspect lands more jail time

Updated on August 27, 2016 - A man charged in connection with a vicious attack in the Southlands subdivision of St. John’s is back behind bars.

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TED MARKLE: An intervention with the Golf Whisperer

Updated at 04:32 - It was toward the end of a long and humiliating day of golf when I noticed that three quarters of my foursome were discreetly kibitzing. They did this as I whiffed my third attempt to tee off the 17th hole..

Cheers & Jeers

Updated at 03:32 - Cheers: to awkward juxtapositions. First off, let’s just clarify that we are not suggesting there’s anything remotely funny about...

Taking aim at marine micro plastics

Updated on August 28, 2016 - With the bright blue water of the world’s largest flume tank reflecting back onto her face, Dr. Max Liboiron pauses and savours the...

Pam Frampton: In defence of Dunderdale

Updated on August 27, 2016 - “Keep up the good work, if only for a while, if only for the twinkling of a tiny galaxy.” Wislawa Szymborska, Polish poet, Nobel...

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Canadian banks shake off oilpatch fears

Updated on August 25, 2016 - Panic about how the oil price shock could affect the banks’ bottom lines has subsided, as several of the country’s largest financial institutions reported better-than-expected third-quarter results..

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Pizza in a cone? I’ll bite.

Updated on August 23, 2016 - Co-owners of Kono Pizza in St. John’s, Courtney Brett and Grant Courtney are through their first quarter and ready for more.

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Sports

Fastpitch softball: Next up, the senior nationals

Updated on August 28, 2016 - The St. John’s Molson Senior Men’s Softball League played its final pair of games Sunday before taking a break for the 2016 national senior men’s championship, which gets under way Wednesday in St. John’s..

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Review: Anvil — Veni, Vidi, Vici

Updated at 08:24 - Heavy metal fans flocked to Factory in downtown St. John’s Friday, Aug. 26 for a rare opportunity to see Canadian legends, Anvil. With a lengthy list of local openers, the event began at 7 p.m, although the early showtime was no deterrent to local....

The songstress of St. Lawrence

Updated on August 24, 2016 - Phyllis Cavallini is no stranger to the people of St. Lawrence and the surrounding area. Her musical talents and a smile that...

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Part of Grenfell's story, a century ago

Updated at 03:32 - “Another man, while running with his dog team on the rotting snow of early spring, sank through the crust on a sharp stump, which, catching him between the legs ripped up the whole inside of his thigh. He crawled along until picked up by a comrade,....

Review: Anvil — Veni, Vidi, Vici

Updated at 08:24 - Heavy metal fans flocked to Factory in downtown St. John’s Friday, Aug. 26 for a rare opportunity to see Canadian legends, Anvil....

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Go guide Aug. 25-Sept. 1

Updated on August 24, 2016 - Plug your event Dear Readers,There’s a new way to submit items to Etcetera and the Go Guide.Simply go to...

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