Profile of Gerry Phelan

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  • Search and rescue snafu

    Are you kidding me? That was my first reaction to the latest hair-raising news concerning this province’s search and rescue capabilities, or ...

  • Let’s turn up the heat on Ottawa

    A few different words would have changed the story and the headline. Premier Kathy Dunderdale has been asked several times if she regrets ...

  • Dying, my way

    “You’re playing God,” a caller told me after she read my recent column on abortion. “Don’t you know you are going against your faith?” My views ...

  • It ain't over till it's over

    Merv Wiseman should get a civic award for perseverance. He finished up with the Marine Rescue Sub-Centre this week, but not without firing a few ...

  • Missing in action

    I hope Peter Penashue gets to read this, but I fear he won’t. He has people who do that, staff who spend hours combing through headlines from ...

  • Cuts could mean setbacks for CBC

    I used to hate the CBC. I didn’t like their radio programs and had little time for anything but their television newscast.For awhile, when I ...

  • Focus on the children

    "Is that God?" The question from the four-year-old girl would have been cuter had it not come in the middle of mass on a Sunday morning. ...

  • Life after radio

    My mother tells me I was the third. Yes, the third of her offspring, but she means the third unexpected resignation in the past year or so. Royal ...