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

  • 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 ...

  • Liberals run NDP fumble back for touchdown

    In case you haven’t heard, Liberal Cathy Bennett won.Marshall and Williams must not have heard, at the respective times they addressed the media, ...

  • All the news that’s fit to (please insert coin)

    The outraged tone of some objectors made me wonder whether Telegram editors had sent off-duty reporters to throw snow onto their recently cleared ...

  • The scoop on snow removal

    I didn’t laugh. Fortunately, the raging snow hid my half-smile, half-grin.I had a shovel, and in less than 10 minutes we got his tiny car out of ...

  • You have a right to remain in the dark

    The motive is to increase voter participation by making it easier for people to cast ballots. No getting wet in the rain, no fighting traffic, no ...