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  • Short stands tall in opening skate

    Upper Tantallon, N.S. — Twelve-year-old figure skater Dylan Short seems to be a good fellow. He is also, in his own words “one of the best ...

  • Bronze medal in cross-country skiing for Newfoundland at Winter Games

    Halifax — When Erica Noonan tells you she had no expectations of winning a medal at the Canada Winter Games, you can believe her.The Stephenville ...

  • After an early fall, Ayla Frank stood on her head

    Dartmouth, N.S. — Ker-plop! The first step by a Newfoundland and Labrador skater onto the ice for the 2011 Canada Winter Games female ...

  • Buffalo's newest soldier

    Luke Adam has shuffled off to Buffalo, where he will sign an National Hockey League entry-level contract with the Sabres today. The 19-year-old ...

  • Cross-Canada hookup

    Brad Gushue is choosing to maintain some air of mystery, but what he calls "a significant announcement" on Thursday will be that six-time Brier ...

  • Adam getting ready for the next step

    Luke Adam won't get a second chance at a world junior hockey gold medal; he isn't be age-eligible for next year's world juniors in Buffalo. But ...

  • Adam prefers to look forward instead of dwelling on world junior disappointment

    On Wednesday, Luke Adam couldn't avoid getting a glimpse of at least some of the extensive television coverage of Team Canada's 6-5 overtime loss ...

  • End Games

    Charlottetown, P.E.I. - The 2009 Canada Summer Games may be over, but most of the athletes who represented this province at the Games, which were ...

  • Sky's the limit

    To describe what Newfoundland and Labrador's Lesley Bautista has been doing in athletics at the Canada Summer Games - make that one of the many ...

  • Hogan faces her longest swim

    Charlottetown - The open-water 10-kilometre swim competition being held on Southwest River near Clinton, P.E.I., today will be a first for the ...