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  • No confirmed swine flu cases in province

    There are no confirmed cases of swine flu in this province, but health officials say they have protocols in place to flag any suspicious symptoms ...

  • 'I'm never taking it down'

    Under new highway sign regulations, a bright yellow VW bug on the highway advertising Jiffy Cabs will have to come down, but owner Tom Hollett ...

  • 'It's gone beyond a risk'

    Placentia - Renewed assurances from federal officials seemed to do little here Thursday to dissuade continuing fears of impending disaster in ...

  • More mail by mistake

    The mistakes by Eastern Health just keep coming for Elizabeth White of Heart's Content and the latest arrived in the mail Wednesday, The Telegram ...

  • Growing pains

    Sitting at her kitchen table, 13-year-old Hilary Williams rhymes off the meanings of a long string of colourful, mismatched beads. "Blue are for ...

  • New numbers released

    The death toll continues to rise among patients involved in testing for hormone receptors between 1997 and 2005. According to numbers released ...

  • 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 ...