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  • 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 ...

  • Dealing with a double dose

    Doug and Cathy Murphy have shared a lot together, starting with a Grade 11 math class more than 35 years ago, but nothing like the last few ...

  • Oram quits after brief stint as health minister

    Paul Oram cited blood pressure woes when he quit as health minister and stepped out of provincial politics Wednesday, but he was also boiling mad ...

  • Luck of the draw

    In a jawdropping development Thursday, Mayor Ralph Wiseman regained power in Paradise when his name was drawn to break a tie. "Today I am the ...

  • Young gun takes mayor's chair

    A 19-year-old has unseated veteran Paradise Mayor Ralph Wiseman by just three votes. Memorial University student Kurtis Coombs, who promised the ...

  • Eastern Health has turned corner: CEO, minister

    CEO Vickie Kaminski's inaugural address to Eastern Health's annual general meeting defended the authority's actions during the breast cancer ...

  • Patients daughter slams government for not joining mediation talks

    The daughter of a patient affected by the Eastern Health breast cancer scandal fears the class action will be pushed to trial because government ...

  • Five men vying for Ward 2

    Ward 2 is the most hotly contested of the St. John's wards this election. With a slate of five, incumbent Coun. Frank Galgay is fighting the ...

  • Together again

    Todd Purchase and Krista Bowman's five-month-old triplets are marvels, but the tiniest of the three, bright-eyed Beth, is the biggest miracle. ...

  • Supreme Court quashes Ryan's Commander ruling

    A Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador justice has quashed a ruling by workers' compensation which would have prevented a lawsuit over the ...