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  • Trying to nix 911 nuisance calls

    The St. John’s Regional Fire Department is reminding people to take care with cellphones when placing them in pockets and purses so that they ...

  • A friend in need

    What started out as a light-hearted comment has turned into a medical journey that will soon see one friend donate a kidney to another.JR Smith ...

  • ‘Stories that have not been told’

    Fred Hawksley reaches gingerly into his briefcase and withdraws two handwritten letters slowly, as if they could break. Black-and-white ...

  • Beefing up the band

    If you’re 16 years of age or older and can play a brass, woodwind or percussion instrument, there might be a place for you in the Church Lads ...

  • Wanted: one good home for one good dog

    You wouldn’t think it would be hard to keep up with a dog that has only the use of two of its legs but it is with four-year-old Petey.A ...

  • Back on the job

    Des McDonald says he’s glad he was in good shape when he contracted H1N1 last November. If not, he said, he would have lost his life rather than ...

  • Last-ditch effort to get treatment works

    After 13 months on a waiting list and a nine-hour wait in the ER at St. Clare’s Hospital in St. John’s, a man from Conception Bay North was ...

  • ‘He had such passion’

    A veteran photographer credited with playing a central role in promoting this province to the rest of the world died Friday.Ben Hansen was 83 ...

  • Smoking ban policy sought for Memorial

    The head of Memorial University’s discipline of oncology is calling on the university’s new president to ban smoking on university campuses. In a ...

  • A unique form of recovery

    Gerard McNiven paces in the Waterford hospital’s art studio Thursday afternoon.McNiven has agreed to do an interview about his artwork. However, ...