Profile of Glen Whiffen

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  • A monumental effort

    There were houses and outhouses, few in number, weathered and salt-toughened flakes and stages, and the small, white skiffs and punts common to a ...

  • Amazing tribute to First World War soldier

    The operation was to repair, clean and reassemble a monument in honour of First World War soldier Pte. Michael John White that had become ...

  • Master of model ships

    The 83-year-old St. John’s man builds model boats, lots of them, and they come in all types and styles — everything from modern navy vessels to ...

  • Self-represented man pushes case to appeals court

    The name of the accused in this case is banned from publication, but on May 8, 2012, he was convicted in provincial court on two counts of ...

  • Leak forces closure of psychiatric unit

    Dr. Oscar Howell, vice-president with Eastern Health, said a valve broke about 11:45 a.m. and about two-thirds to three-quarters of the unit ...

  • Hebron project on target for first oil in 2017

    The massive pouring — more concrete than in the Empire State Building — came after it was floated from its drydock location last July to its ...

  • Media touring Bull Arm site today

    The Hebron field will be developed using the stand-alone concrete gravity based structure. The platform will be installed in about 95 metres ...

  • Late night shed party turned ugly

    In the early morning hours of Dec. 29, 2014, in the small town of English Harbour East, Fortune Bay, a night of drinking resulted in an ...

  • Patients complain of lack of hot water

    A nice, hot shower can help relax the mind and cure many of the ills that trouble you, but for that you need hot water. At the psychiatric unit, ...

  • Backyard chopper incident causes bit of a spin

    It was an unusual call at 2:50 p.m. Monday that led the RNC to a home just off the main road in Long Pond, Manuels.According to the RNC report: ...