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  • Helping moose across the highway

    A group lobbying for safer highways says the provincial and federal governments should pay heed to results of an international design competition ...

  • Some wait times shorter outside city: Eastern Health

    Patients may routinely flood into St. John’s for speciality medical appointments, but Eastern Health has started advising metro dwellers to go ...

  • One-stop data shop

    Amid a flurry of requests for proposals directed at climate change, the province is attempting to create a one-stop shop for environmental and ...

  • ‘It’s hard, but I’m trying’

    When Kayla Evans met Johnathon Neil, she was amazed someone so young could have accomplished so much. “I figured I could do the same thing. He ...

  • Class action targets moose accidents

    For video one, click here: For video two, click here: St. John’s lawyer Ches Crosbie has filed a class-action lawsuit against the provincial ...

  • ‘I will always need you, Daddy’

    Paul Knott was a special dad who did everything for his two kids, made an impression on everyone he met and did not deserve his fate, says his ...

  • ‘This is not like an ordinary place’

    In 1978, the public service was on strike and Leona Harvey wasn’t sure her interview for clerk typist at Government House would go ahead. But the ...

  • ‘This time we fixed major problems’

    It took 14 raucous months to strike a deal, but doctors took only two hours to seal its approval Tuesday night. “Let me give you a hint,” ...

  • Making their mark in Calgary

    When Blaine Penny’s friend nominated him for a Calgary magazine Top 40 under 40 honour, Penny thought of himself as just the little guy from ...

  • Hep B infection tears family apart

    Eastern Health uncovered a hepatitis B outbreak at a personal care home last year that was likely caused by poor infection control practices, The ...