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  • Remand prisoner makes plea for psychiatric overhaul

    David Anthony Tobin is affable, well-spoken and a self-confessed con man. He has a lettered tattoo on his arm, but he appears neither menacing ...

  • 'The dying have value'

    Gander doctor Eileen St. Croix, who specializes in chemotherapy and palliative care, says she's on call 24 hours a day. "I try to look after as ...

  • 'Timing is everything in life'

    Peter Dawe isn't saying he'll never pursue politics again, but it's not his priority now and he's glad he withdrew from the provincial byelection ...

  • Kaminski moves office to HSC

    Vickie Kaminski has left the building. The Eastern Health CEO has moved offices from the Waterford Hospital to the frontlines of trauma and ...

  • 'Practically at the bottom of the heap'

    Three of the province's four rheumatologists pleaded Thursday for some attention to their plight at the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical ...

  • Province seeking international nursing grads

    Health - The head of the province's nurses union says government would be wiser to invest in more nursing seats than pursue international ...

  • Tale of two islands

    The Bell Island Ferry Users Committee says it had a positive meeting with area MHA Dianne Whalen Wednesday, but another island in the province is ...

  • Disability management challenges employers

    Disability management in the workplace is one of the biggest challenges facing employers, people at a workshop in St. John's were told Tuesday. ...

  • Licence buyout not popular idea: sealing official

    There's no widespread support for a licence buyout in the sealing industry, the head of the North East Coast Sealers Co-operative says in ...

  • Suit against money lenders settled

    A class-action lawsuit involving money lenders who give payday advances has been settled for $5 million. The lawsuit against Money Mart, Dollar ...