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  • 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 ...

  • Woman dead in car fire

    When the Phillips opened the door to let their cat out Wednesday night, the Three Island Pond Road, Paradise, couple smelled smoke and discovered ...

  • Oil industry, other changes not killing Newfoundland language

    You could sensationalize a story about a linguistics project begun three years ago in Petty Harbour by declaring that our unique way of speaking ...

  • Go out and play

    A request for proposals by the province may seem like child’s play, but experts say children need to be encouraged to do just that — play.The ...

  • Errors found after patient complained

    A complaint from a patient led Central Health to uncover errors in diagnostic testing reports, and while the authority has found six mistakes, ...

  • Store owner outraged at poppy can theft

    In the several decades that Tucker’s Superette in St. John’s has sold Remembrance Day poppies, no one ever touched the donation can — until now. ...