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  • Energy rebate for all

    Everyone is getting a break on their ballooning heat and electricity bills. The province announced Tuesday an energy rebate equal to the ...

  • ‘It’s a remarkable day’

    Mental health got some long overdue attention in Tuesday’s budget, including $4.5 million to start planning the demise of the Waterford Hospital. ...

  • Argentia Port Corp. seeks year-round cargo service

    The Argentia Port Corp. Inc. has called for expressions of interest in a cargo vessel service between this province and Port of Belledune, ...

  • RNC investigates crowbar assault

    Billy Stamp hopes someone can identify the attacker who bashed him in the face with a crowbar in a vicious weekend attack.Stamp, 22, said he was ...

  • ‘It is what it is’

    Clinical chief of mental health Dr. David Atwood unlocks a restricted access door, and the Waterford Hospital’s history is revealed in the narrow ...

  • Paladin committed to Michelin Project

    Upheaval in Uranium prices and rules restricting foreign ownership aren’t deterring faith in the Michelin Project in Labrador, says Paladin ...

  • Conservationists hopeful about forest management plans

    Conservationists are lauding the province for withdrawing the central Newfoundland forest management plan from the environmental assessment ...

  • Blue Puttees lists again

    Liberal MP Gerry Byrne wants an investigation by federal transportation regulators into recent incidents aboard the gulf ferry Blue Puttees. “I’m ...

  • Vale appealing intervener limits

    Vale is appealing a decision that gave it limited intervener status in the federal court case to save Sandy Pond, which has been approved as a ...

  • Back to school at 82

    Sitting in the front row of a Memorial University geography class, Herb Burton is surrounded by students young enough to be his ...