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  • Mother endorses idea of drug court, forced rehab

    She says life has been hell the past several months since her 16-year-old took to using either Xanax-style pills or illegally manufactured Xanax ...

  • Muslim woman grilled at YYT

    Asliza Yusoff said she’s arrived in Canada three times and for this trip obtained an electronic travel authorization. She was travelling with ...

  • ‘Why didn’t I know?’

    “Why didn’t I know?” the woman, who is in her 20s, said in an interview with The Telegram, maintaining she would have been on alert the night she ...

  • Legion accuses N.L. MP of vendetta

    According to Frank Sullivan, provincial president of the Royal Canadian Legion, O’Regan spoke out in the media about the Beaumont Hamel ceremony ...

  • Homophobic slur on side of NLHC building

    The house is owned by Newfoundland and Labrador Housing and the city says it told housing about it after receiving a complaint. The slur, ...

  • Slippery vandals

    Photos on social media show a half-dozen young people surrounded by thick, deep bubbles in a natural pool at the bottom of a small waterfall at a ...

  • Veterans Affairs says N.L. wasn’t slighted

    The federal department was responding to a story first reported in The Telegram Tuesday in which the head of the legion in the province said ...

  • Apology in order

    A Newfoundland contingent at the 100th anniversary of the disastrous advance on Beaumont Hamel was snubbed by Veterans Affairs at the official ...

  • Rosie Mullaley

    She was just 16 when she got started in the business sorting newsroom ticker tape and typing weather reports — duties that evolved to a notable ...

  • Man was told he needed amputation, but U.S. procedure prevented it

    Since the success of that procedure, Harvey Spurrell and his wife Margaret have been lobbying provincial and federal politicians to heed his ...