Profile of Brian Jones

Brian Jones is an editor at The Telegram . He has worked as a journalist and editor in St. John's, Vancouver, Calgary and Yellowknife. You can reach Brian at bjones@thetelegram.com

All articles of Brian Jones

  • Tories’ comedy of errors no longer funny

    Take Stephen Harper, the “economist” prime minister who is not, was not and has never been an economist. Thankfully, the news-consuming public no ...

  • Bullies on parade

    News reports this week revealed that bullies in Westport — population 200; IQ considerably less — are having a veritable field day, targeting the ...

  • Another brick not in the wall

    Homeowners who have been given the runaround by a contractor — “We’ll be there next week to finish the job,” they told you a month ago — can take ...

  • Don’t accept free advice when you can pay $149K for it

    A while ago, city council put out a call for help with its snowclearing efforts. The request wasn’t for guys with shovels, but for a review of ...

  • Do you want lies with that?

    The program has recently become one of the most controversial and important national issues.It is far out of the realm of municipal jurisdiction, ...

  • Old McDonald’s had some foreign workers

    Liberal Leader Dwight Ball already sounds as if he thinks he is the premier-designate rather than Frank Coleman, but it was Bennett’s performance ...

  • A whale for the taking

    The rare animals’ remains will eventually be taken to the Royal Ontario Museum.Typical of the dearth of quality leadership in this province, not ...

  • Burned by excessive punishment

    The reaction was predictable. People are regularly hauled to the curb and discovered to owe $20,000 or $30,000 or more in traffic fines. How such ...

  • Tories should call summer election or get lost

    At the July 4-5 event, Frank Coleman will be acclaimed as the new PC party leader and, ergo, will become premier of the province without getting ...

  • Final cost of Muskrat Falls will exceed $10B, report reveals

    Here’s what Martin and Nalcor don’t want the public to know: the final cost of Muskrat Falls will exceed $10 billion. The independent engineer’s ...