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  • Michael Woods answers 20 Questions

    A molecular geneticist at Memorial University’s faculty of medicine, Woods was president of the Newfoundland and Labrador division of the ...

  • Linguistic defender

    Marguerite MacKenzie, a professor of linguistics in Memorial’s faculty of arts, has been working with aboriginal communities for 40 years. Her ...

  • Kandice Power answers 20 Questions

    The 19-year-old, second-year Memorial University student is optimistic she’ll reach that goal by the time she crowns her successor on Nov. 10.“I ...

  • Autistic kids need more supports, parents say

    Marcus Robertson loves trains, animals, languages and homemade spaghetti.The nine-year-old can speak a little French and Spanish and is learning ...

  • Wabush hires first paid Fire Chief

    SPECIAL TO THE AURORA Like many young boys, Todd Canning often dreamed of driving a big bright red truck and saving lives and property. Canning ...

  • Local movie was cathartic for filmmaker

    Ruth Lawrence kept a childhood secret buried deep inside for more than three decades. She didn’t share her secret with anyone — not even her ...

  • Single parents group reaching out

    After 25 years of helping one-parent families, the executive director of the Single Parent Association of Newfoundland (SPAN) says without major ...

  • Make-up artist Quinton adds new award to mantel

    Colleen Quinton had a good feeling when Allan Hawco walked on stage to announce the nominees for Best Achievement in Makeup at the inaugural ...

  • Home away from home

    Three-year-old Erica Thornhill is sitting in her bed at the Janeway children’s hospital moving her finger across a small screen. Her lack of hair ...

  • Mr. Hobo finds a home - for now

    It took almost three years and a continuous supply of juicy roast chicken, but Mr. Hobo has finally been captured and is no longer living at the ...