Profile of Barbara Dean-Simmons

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  • Wiseman reveals rationale for retirement

    Finance minister Ross Wiseman says the realignment of the electoral districts was one of the reasons behind his decision to retire from politics. ...

  • Ross Wiseman leaving politics

    Wiseman announced his retirement tonight in a social event at the White Hills Ski resort, hosted by the Clarenville Area Chamber of Commerce for ...

  • Reliving Beaumont Hamel

    “We had water up to our knees and there were explosions going off all around us.” That’s how 22-year-old Jonathan Hart of Random Island describes ...

  • TSB team heading to Placentia Bay

    John Cottreau, media relations officer with the TSB in Dartmouth, N.S., told The Packet today the team will gather information to assess the ...

  • Bodies of all three missing fishermen recovered

    The first man’s body was found earlier today. The men had been reported missing around 7 p.m. Tuesday when they failed to return home after a ...

  • RISK TAKERS: Married to the business

    “So I took the sticky note, signed my name on it and passed it back to him.” With that, Hunt walked away from a 20-year career as a federal civil ...

  • Life on the highway

    Whiffen is the only full-time RCMP collision reconstruction specialist in the province and he's seen a lot in his nearly 10 years of ...

  • Close call at Clarenville Co-op Gas Bar

    There were some scary moments at the Co-op Gas Bar on Shoal Harbour Drive in Clarenville around noon today, when a car parked alongside the ...

  • $20,000 decorating bill for Eastern Health raises eyebrows

    It required 25 Christmas trees, 46 wreaths and a number of other Christmas items, according to a spokesperson for Eastern Health.The job also ...

  • A home for Christmas

    The colourful tabby, her smooth coat a mixture of brown, black, orange and white, plays with her family’s three dogs at home in Lethbridge. ...