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  • 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 ...

  • High prevalence of psoriasis in province: expert

    “Among the 11 dermatologists who practice here, we’ve seen about 10,000 patients, which is about two per cent of the population,” Gulliver ...

  • Psoriasis patients buoyed by new treatments

    He awoke with his pyjamas and socks stuck to him due to the bleeding and oozing from the lesions that covered much of his body. It had been ...

  • Church floors awash in salt water

    The present building was constructed in 1872 and the first service held Dec. 14, 1873. The building was expanded in 1911.“Sea people came to ...

  • For whom the bell tolls

    And it was those thoughts that led the iconic sea captain in the early 2000s to want to place a bell at a well-known seafarers’ church in St. ...

  • Couple may post reward for info

    And the St. John’s couple hopes others who had windows beaten out of their vehicles in the same vandalism spree will be willing to do the same. ...

  • Life at the Front

    That year was the last successful year for Newfoundland’s large vessel seal hunt. During that 3 1/2-week adventure, Whelan documented the trip in ...

  • Industry was consulted on extension, DFO says

    At play are industry pressures, the need of good science and the constant search for the most accurate information in relation to stock status ...

  • Spawning areas need to be identified, protected, union says

    And then, adds David Decker, secretary-treasurer of the Fish, Food and Allied Workers/Unifor (FFAW/Unifor), the next step is to ensure there is ...

  • Occupants of stranded vehicles located safe

    The RCMP said this morning they finally were able to reach two vehicles stranded on the Burgeo Highway during Sunday night and Monday’s fierce ...