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  • Organ program helped donations reach record in 2011

    Twenty-five people were able to have kidney and liver donations in 2011 through the Organ Procurement Exchange of Newfoundland and ...

  • Councillor helping woman fight for pension benefits

    Mount Pearl Coun. Lucy Stoyles is challenging the federal government in a fight over Canada Pension benefits for a friend. Stoyles and the ...

  • From the Central Kitchen to the tray

    The number of patients in hospital over the holidays is reduced to the sickest of the sick and while hospital food is not the ideal Christmas ...

  • PUB extension request denied

    Natural Resources Minister Jerome Kennedy won’t extend the Public Utilities Board’s deadline on the proposed Muskrat Falls review because he ...

  • ‘We’ll get ’em next time’

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Nurses’ Union (NLNU) has lost an appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada and must pay costs.The court heard arguments ...

  • From B.C. to N.S.

    Liberal MP Gerry Byrne apologized Wednesday on behalf of his party for an electronic letter that supporters received from Leader Bob Rae with a ...

  • No justice for Dana

    A man pulls over in his dilapidated Plymouth or Dodge car on a rough dirt lane off Maddox Cove Road. He leaves the body of a 14-year-old in the ...

  • Outer Ring fallout

    An internal investigation into an Outer Ring Road accident that killed a Transportation and Works employee last summer made several ...

  • Man with epilepsy fears drug shortage

    Glen Cummings was diagnosed with epilepsy when he was nine years old, but his seizures took a turn for the worse several years ago. He saw ...

  • Brewers frothing over city tax bill

    The provincial Supreme Court of Appeal says tax assessment legislation affecting certain commercial buildings in the city is "vague and ...