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  • Not worth the wait

    Colleen Dalton has been waiting three years for an RCMP report connected to the death of her husband. Last week it came, but sections were so ...

  • Electronic health records may be in place by 2015

    It could take upwards of $200 million, but a comprehensive electronic health records system can be in place by 2015. "The price is a moving ...

  • Politics and pride

    Clara Russell remembers clearly her fear coming out of the CLB Armoury one occasion more than 60 years ago, where her father, Joey Smallwood, was ...

  • Mayors don't feel like dancing to budget tune

    Money aimed at municipalities announced in Thursday's budget - what there was of it - was a retread, said Graham Letto, president of ...

  • Eastern Health beefs up security at hospital

    Health Sciences staff will have their ID badges updated with a special code to reach security and they'll be offered whistles after an alarming ...

  • Prayer service honours crew, passengers

    They lined the stairs leading to balconies, filled the church aisles and stood all along the walls, the seats having been filled at least an hour ...

  • 'Everybody knew her, everybody loved her'

    Allison Maher was remembered Monday as a sweet young woman who was taken far too soon. Maher, 26, of Mount Pearl and formerly of Aquaforte, died ...

  • 'That is not an issue'

    Patients affected by the breast cancer testing scandal will be compensated, Eastern Health's acting CEO Louise Jones said Thursday. "There will ...

  • A bitter pill

    Eastern Health bore the brunt of Justice Margaret Cameron's damning report on the botched hormone receptor testing scandal released to the public ...

  • 'You never stop thinking about it'

    Jim Hynes says the best thing about waking up is seeing the ceiling first thing. His voice catches as he describes the possibility of losing the ...