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  • Radio project transmits good vibes

    Mallary McGrath, a 25-year-old councillor, has sat on the Branch council since 2011. She’s a firm believer in keeping rural communities strong ...

  • Child death reports still slow to reach advocate

    “Unfortunately, I was not provided with the four Child Death Review Committee reports by the minister of justice until late Wednesday afternoon ...

  • Advocacy group wants budget decision overturned

    “Since the budget announcement, we have received a flood of emails and phone calls from people who are absolutely enraged that this has been put ...

  • Thousands of hoarders in province: expert

    “It is very real and can create real dangerous situations,” social worker Elaine Birchall told The Telegram Monday. The expert from Ontario is ...

  • No money for new mental health facility

    Steve Kent told a gathering of the Canadian Mental Health Association Newfoundland and Labrador division Monday the cost to replace the old ...

  • Mental Health Week gets underway

    From May 4-10, advocates for good mental health will raise awareness and host events to bring attention to mental illness in Canada.“As the ...

  • 20 Questions for Charis Cotter

    “I’m a big fan,” said the children’s author who hails from Toronto.“I’m all about the ghosts. I don’t know why, I just am. I guess that’s why I ...

  • Union says pen delay is a morale slammer for staff

    The government’s announcement in Thursday’s budget that it will buy uniforms for inmates at Her Majesty’s Penitentiary (HMP) is a small step in ...

  • Hearing association amps up campaign

    It has installed the first ear plug dispenser, not only in the province, but in the country, at Mile One Centre in St. John’s.“They have several ...

  • Listen up

    “I have seven of them and every day we have band jams with drums and guitars and it can get pretty loud even with just one cow bell,” she said, ...