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  • 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 ...

  • Arguments begin in 'light' cigarette appeal

    If an attempt at certifying a class-action lawsuit over light tobacco products goes up in smoke at the Supreme Court of Appeal, it will not only ...

  • 'Light' cigarette case going back to court

    As a teenager disgusted by his parents' smoking, Shawn Lewis swore he'd never take it up himself. That's until he developed a crush on a girl ...

  • 'Everybody was joining up'

    Bill Saunders doesn't march to the War Memorial anymore, but he wouldn't miss being at the Remembrance Day ceremony today. His legs are too old ...

  • Flu-assessment clinic being flooded

    Outside the flu assessment clinic on Ropewalk Lane Thursday, a middle-age woman sporting a face mask braced herself on a concrete garbage can as ...

  • Special H1N1 vaccines to arrive today

    Special H1N1 vaccines are coming for pregnant women and were expected to arrive in the province today. The province will also receive about ...

  • New rules for vaccines

    Health Minister Jerome Kennedy has ordered stringent restrictions at H1N1 vaccination clinics. Only the following people will be vaccinated at ...

  • Premier vows to stop Hydro-Quebec's power grab

    Premier Danny Williams is threatening to go to the Competition Bureau or take other legal action if Hydro-Quebec completes a rumoured plan to ...

  • Eastern Health announces H1N1 vaccine plan

    Eastern Health will begin a massive immunization for the H1N1 influenza virus the week of Nov. 2, but is asking people who aren't in at-risk ...

  • Crab caper costs culprits

    An unprecedented large-scale scheme in Black Tickle to underreport crab landings has resulted in massive fines for a processing company and ...