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  • New standards coming for methadone treatment

    Extensive new standards for treating opiate addiction with methadone have been drafted by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland ...

  • Benefits battle

    A St. John's woman says the Eastern District School Board and the province should own up to a snafu with her late husband's pension. "We figured ...

  • Bitter legacy: How Mount Cashel survivors are living with the aftermath

    First in a three-part series For some, it might seem a small thing - being declined funding to work out at his gym of choice to combat ...

  • More layoffs trickling in: NAPE

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Union of Public and Private Employees (NAPE) said Friday it’s hearing of layoffs in several departments. “We’re not ...

  • Pier 20 getting a major facelift

    Pier 20 on the south side of St. John’s Harbour will be deconstructed and built brand new, under a tender recently called by the St. John’s Port ...

  • No more Nonia

    The province is finally pulling the plug on the troubled ferry Nonia.The Telegram has been telling the story of the Nonia for several years ...

  • Friends fear for man’s safety

    Josh Miller is kind-hearted and a motivated hard worker and his friends are desperately searching for him. “He is a really good guy,” said ...

  • Parks Canada not keeping up Signal Hill grounds: Johnson

    Parks Canada needs to clean up its act on Signal Hill before it imposes an increase in fees, says philanthropist Paul Johnson. “From the ...

  • Port fees up by two per cent this year

    The list of items the St. John’s Port Authority charges harbour users to land may seem old fashioned, but the authority says it gets few ...

  • Six months later, the cat came back

    Nelly, the cat that went missing for six months, has been found. Just before Christmas, The Telegram told of the plea by Gail Dearn, a ...