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  • We need help now

    The parents of a five-year-old girl with Down syndrome say they have nowhere to turn for help after falling on hard luck and moving to the ...

  • Mental health services still lacking

    Seven years after an inquiry report into failings in the mental health system, Eastern Health is still trying to get a mobile crisis unit up and ...

  • Breast cancer testing class-action settlement in court in February for approval

    The breast cancer testing class-action settlement will be in court for approval Feb. 2. Patients affected by the scandal involving hormone ...

  • 'We're trying to be better'

    The inquiry report has been out nearly a year and a class-action lawsuit has been settled, but the work to implement recommended changes ...

  • 'We need to pull up our socks'

    Eastern Health is canvassing its employees and CEO Vickie Kaminski is prepared for the worst. Kaminski fully expects the results of the surveys ...

  • OPP on the job

    The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is hoping to quickly wrap up its investigation into an internal theft of cash at the Royal Newfoundland ...

  • OPP probing RNC theft

    The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a shocking internal theft of a bundle of cash at the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) ...

  • 'It's 150 years of politics'

    It's a couple of hours before the House of Assembly is to sit, and Tourism Minister Terry French - in his political uniform of suit and tie - is ...

  • Pitcher perfect?

    Three years after the glitzy launch of its new brand, the provincial government is looking for someone to find out whether it has flourished or ...

  • AIDS testing needs to be anonymous, committee says

    The provincial AIDS committee is concerned people who get HIV tests aren't having their privacy protected. If their name is attached to an AIDS ...