Profile of Adam Randell

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  • Bad rap is for the birds

    While native to Newfoundland, this large seabird is considered a nuisance by locals, as it’s of no material value to humans, which has led to it ...

  • Getting a bum rap

    Travelling around coastal Northern Peninsula it isn’t too hard to spot groups of large blackbirds known as the Great cormorant, when just a few ...

  • Cloud River Academy to get Kindergarten teacher

    There was also no official Kindergarten teacher for the first time students. According to the Newfoundland and Labrador English School district, ...

  • In full force

    As RCMP officers transitioned in and out of the Roddickton-Bide Arm area, it left an officer shortage for nearly two years. For the last number ...

  • Examining a leatherback

    A leatherback sea turtle that perished on the shores of Cape Onion, on the northern tip of the island, caught the attention of locals and ...

  • Between the Jigs and the Reels

    “I think I was around nine, when I started picking at it, but I played my first real tune when was I was 12,” said Straitsview’s Ford Blake. “It ...

  • Building a boat, the old-fashioned way

    A few turns of the flywheel and the four horsepower Atlantic make-and-break engine comes to life with its distinct “putt, putt” sound, here in ...

  • Loading up on salt

    The cargo ship Amelia Desgagnes is currently tied up in St. Anthony offloading salt. The Department of Transportation and Works is stocking up on ...

  • Noddy Bay resident launches his old-fashioned motorboat

    A few turns of the flywheel and the 4 h.p. Atlantic make and break engine came to life with its distinct “putt, putt” sound. The low idled engine ...

  • To the Northwest Passage

    And four European friends - Morgan, skipper Steve Brown, owner of the vessel, Graeme “Ding” Wilding and Ter Ja Lokken are about to do just that. ...