Profile of Barb Sweet

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  • 'That one needs to be flattened'

    A metro area man who was released from Her Majesty's Penitentiary Tuesday is disgusted at the conditions inside the facility, a section of which ...

  • Fatal accident linked to assault

    A man who died in a car accident at the intersection of Columbus Drive and Canada Drive in St. John's early on Canada Day was the same man who ...

  • Woman claims chain fired her when she brought concerns to SPCA

    A woman claims she was fired by Petcetera because of concerns small animals might be euthanized due to the bankruptcy of the chain. Melissa ...

  • 'I didn't think I had a criminal record'

    It seemed like her luck was finally going to change - a confirmation letter for a well-paying job, a high school equivalency diploma and good ...

  • 'It's out of our control'

    Eastern Health has been crying wolf about Gerald Devereaux's heart surgery. Devereaux had a severe heart attack while swimming March 19, spent ...

  • Woman finally a Spaniard's Bay firefighter

    Barb Hutchings' dream of climbing back into fire department gear finally came true last week. "It felt great," said Hutchings, whose story of ...

  • 'Look and don't touch'

    They're cute, friendly and seem to seek interaction with humans. The first couple of beluga whales around the island this season were sighted ...

  • Accepting new patients

    Build it and patients will come was the idea behind putting a medical practice in the old town hall in Paradise. But that hasn't exactly been ...

  • No room at the ICU

    Jeannie Baldwin is worried about her father, whose heart surgery Thursday was cancelled at the Health Sciences Centre. "To tell you the truth, ...

  • Not enough MRIs 'unless you beg'

    A longtime radiation oncologist is urging the province to acquire more MRIs to provide adequate care. "Unless you beg, it is still sometimes ...