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  • Rural urban divide

    Most people agree that rural parts of the province are benefiting from the recent economic prosperity, according to a Corporate Research ...

  • Poll respondents mostly satisfied with PCs

    Satisfaction with Kathy Dunderdale’s Tory government is high, according to a Corporate Research Associates (CRA) poll conducted exclusively for ...

  • What matters

    Health care is the top election issue on voters’ minds, according to an in-depth poll completed by Corporate Research Associates (CRA) ...

  • Muskrat fails to top issues

    Muskrat Falls is a distant second-place election issue in the Corporate Research Associates (CRA) poll done exclusively for The Telegram, but the ...

  • In-depth poll points to PC win

    The Progressive Conservatives are headed for a solid majority government and the Liberals and NDP are fighting it out for second place, according ...

  • Protesters confront premier

    Shouting, “We want jobs,” about 50 protesters confronted Premier Kathy Dunderdale in her hometown of Burin Saturday.But Dunderdale headed off her ...

  • 'The water won't get to us this time'

    At 7 a.m. on a recent fine day, Ivy and Angus Brushett tackled their driveway with four buckets of asphalt sealer. By noon it was glistening ...

  • ‘It’s not Trouty’

    A Boston Bruins flag is waving in a moderate fall wind outside Ernest King’s house in Goose Cove. “And your team won the Stanley Cup?” a Telegram ...

  • Evicted man vows to pitch tent by Confederation Building

    A St. John’s man evicted from Newfoundland and Labardor Housing has been living in a tent for a week and vows to pitch one on Confederation ...

  • ‘It’s a hard thing to deal with’

    As Brian Hannaford watches video of his youngest son, Christopher, happily gathering wood on the shore of Harrison Lake, B.C., his eyes tear up ...