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

  • One down, one to go

    While it will be a relief to never again have to utter the detestable phrase “Prime Minister Harper,” and it is reassuring that in all likelihood ...

  • An ugly campaign on all sides

    A favoured comment on social media was that this was the most important election in Canadian history, or, in the very least, the most important ...

  • ABC … don’t leave home without it

    It must be especially confusing for Labradorians because of the return of Peter Penashue (“Didn’t we get rid of that guy?”).It is generally ...

  • Muskrat Falls: the price of not paying attention

    The so-called naysayers have been proven right again and again regarding this massive economic blunder, and yet as recently as June, 65 per cent ...

  • Brutality as entertainment

    According to an Associated Press story from the sentencing hearing, “She said at times during the trial she wished she and everyone else in the ...

  • Captain Energy rides to rescue … for a fee

    But that debate can wait. Its time will surely come.The current controversies involve bonuses, bills and buffoonery, courtesy of Nalcor CEO Ed ...

  • Please stop insulting my grandparents

    However, sloganeers and protesters and no-questions-asked supporters of sponsoring more refugees should ponder the logical extensions of their ...

  • Slouching toward October

    The birds won’t feast at our flower box this year, whereas in past years they have enjoyed seed treats deep into winter, long after the leaves ...

  • Crimes that take the cake

    Like a lot of people, I immediately assumed Crocker was a skeet, whose theft of a six-year-old’s birthday card and money brought skeet crime to ...

  • The slimy underside of sleazy politics

    The things are vile enough in the yard or garden — their natural habitat, as it were — but when they somehow manage to slither their slimy bodies ...