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  • Roadmap for success

    Canada needs to get its economic house in order and make itself as competitive as possible if it’s to do well in the coming decades.That was the ...

  • Tempers flare at labour convention

    Tempers flared between labour groups Tuesday, as striking workers from Voisey’s Bay nickel mine accused unionized workers of crossing picket ...

  • Purity boards up windows

    Striking Purity Factory workers in St. John’s have been a regular fixture in front of the factory on Blackmarsh Road for the past eight ...

  • The heavy hitters of blood donation

    Reclined in a deep red chair, Wayne Burton casually says he’s donated blood 67 times in the past three years. That kind of tally would be ...

  • Homicide rate on the rise

    The province’s chief medical examiner said the number of homicides here is on the rise.There were 70 homicides in the province between 1997 and ...

  • From one vein to another

    With a glimmer in his eye, Colin Power asks, “Do you want to see the province’s entire blood supply?” In a modest walk-in fridge, the chief ...

  • Premier slams Marystown mayor

    Sam Synard should “watch what he’s saying,” according to Premier Danny Williams, and stop making “asinine, ignorant” comments.Williams tore a ...

  • ‘If she’d tried to hold on, she’d have gone with him’

    Bonavista Peninsula — It’s not hard to find the spot on Random Island where Allan Duffett was swept away by flood waters. Construction workers ...

  • The ragged grey line

    Bonavista Peninsula — A week after hurricane Igor hit, several communities on the Bonavista Peninsula are still cut off from the rest of the ...

  • Trouty battered, but holding together

    Bonavista Peninsula — A week ago, Michelle King stood on a hillside in Trouty and watched as the flooded river picked up her house and carried it ...