Profile of Aaron Beswick

Aaron Beswick is a reporter with the Northern Pen.

All articles of Aaron Beswick

  • Steel, crafts and history

    Not for Freydis, nor for Jobjorn. Freydis demanded to live in comfort and dignity. Jobjorn wanted those things, too.But a millennia ago, comfort ...

  • By trace and by tiller

    You can feel the wind in your hair as you careen down into Cremaillier on New Year's Day. Racing before your komatik are seven huskies and ...

  • Community raising funds for man's MS treatment

    Conche - Trent Byrne wants to walk his daughter down the aisle someday. "And dance with her when she's old enough." But she's five years old and ...

  • Hail mighty the halibut

    So sang Homer Simpson when the famous cartoon father wanted to escape the cares of the world by living under the sea. But Homer's a bit stunned. ...

  • Meet the other Gerry Byrne

    St. Anthony - "I was terrified," Gerry Byrne recalls of a formative experience in his life. "I didn't know what to think of it." "It" was a ...

  • More than a fire department

    Noddy Bay - "The breaks are gone ... hold on," yelled Clarence Hedderson. Curtis Blake held on. "She just didn't slow down," Blake recalled. The ...

  • 'I'll stay here'

    St. Anthony - "Please God, if I'm alive, I'll have her done by summer," muttered Roland Flynn as he clamped a riser against the ribs of his 13th ...

  • Patience and time

    St. Anthony - "Here, I'll take that to father." Bethany McGonigle hands over the broken tape converter to Brad Johannessen, who rips the wire out ...

  • Old boat, fresh memories

    Goose Cove - By rights, a boat is just a bunch of dead trees, some galvanized nails and a fair-sized amount of human ingenuity. It's the beating ...

  • Ship Cove takes care of its own

    Ship Cove - The Hurleys' walls are covered in Christmas colour - have been since November. But it wasn't always that way. When Patti and Jim ...