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  • All sides heard on Mount Pearl schools

    Both schools are set to face capacity issues in the years ahead. Both school councils do not accept the status quo and say change is needed. In ...

  • Talk focuses on fair budget

    Guest speakers Michael Bradfield, a retired economics professor from Dalhousie University, and Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour ...

  • Northern shrimp decision ‘extremely difficult’: DFO

    “It was an extremely difficult and considered decision that (Fisheries Minister Gail Shea) took,” said Sylvie Lapointe, who also chairs the ...

  • Red Cross launches transit program

    The Community Transportation Service program will allow participants to go to and from appointments in a van at a cost that’s comparable to bus ...

  • FFAW slams DFO on shrimp quota

    Meeting with reporters Monday at the FFAW’s office in St. John’s, president Earle McCurdy accused the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) of ...

  • Vandalized transformer removed from substation

    On Saturday, local contractors helped remove a transformer after it was intentionally shot at earlier this month from the Pulpit Rock Substation ...

  • Cuts to inshore shrimp quota panned

    While there was no evidence of a public announcement on the issue from DFO, a spokesman for the provincial Department of Fisheries and ...

  • Victories for both sides in court case

    The town took 14 businesses to court after it invoiced them for the costs incurred to handle snowclearing, maintenance, and paving on ...

  • MUN senate asked to reverse gun decision

    Stephen Crocker, an associate professor of sociology at the university, launched the petition at Change.org. As of Sunday afternoon, it had ...

  • Husky killed in woods

    “Somebody shot him,” said Pinard. The family did not see anyone in the area at that time, leaving the circumstances surrounding the dog’s death ...