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  • Shock Gag Pen no joke at school

    It looks like an ordinary pen. But it’s not. Pressing a button emits a mild electrical shock — not enough to render you unconscious as in a James ...

  • Couple fighting eviction

    Since March 1, Michelle Wright and Alec Armstrong were attempting to set up a thrift store at 803 Water St. for their charity, the Compassion ...

  • Extra time for the crime

    The woman, who is unidentified in the decision, was convicted last April on charges of sexual assault and sexual interference against the boy, ...

  • C.B.S. still putting squeeze on illegal dumping

    Bags of garbage, boxes and other debris came to light — illegally dumped at the out-of-the-way location and for weeks cloaked by nature’s white ...

  • Appeal denied in murder case

    The result was a man — Steven Michael Neville — being convicted and sentenced to life in prison for second-degree murder and attempt­ed murder ...

  • A grape Newfoundland story

    After all, it is known as The Rock, with its unpredictable weather and lingering fog banks, so it’s hard to picture a luscious vineyard and vines ...

  • Guide omission could destroy rural B&Bs: former association head says

    Peter Fenwick said many small bed and breakfasts could not meet the requirements of government’s new Tourism Assurance Plan (TAP) — a plan that ...

  • Shooting victim kept to himself: neighbours

    Related stories: RCMP probing death of man shot by RNC Premier says he was shocked, saddened by shooting death To his neighbours, he was as quiet ...

  • Time to go a’crabbin’

    The Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) announced Thursday the 2015 snow crab season will open for these areas 6 a.m. on Monday. The season ...

  • Respected community leader dies

    Druken, often referred to as the “unofficial mayor of Shea Heights,” always proudly promoted Shea Heights and its residents and stepped forward ...