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  • Environment Canada reluctant to classify Forteau wind phenomenon

    “The video shows an area of low cloud with a ragged bottom moving onshore while the surface of the bay gets rough, which indicates an increase in ...

  • Spinning wool into wonderment

    Repeatedly prodding the lustrous creation, poking the needle in and out of the wool at an expedited rate, a hump of fluff began to form on the ...

  • No waste in these baskets

    “I think that’s what I enjoy most about basketry … the process.”Having already soaked its base in warm water to soften the fibres, Gillard ...

  • Demolition brings end to trying era

    Fluorescent pink Xs mark the fate of more than a dozen properties that trace the Daniel’s Harbour coastline. Soon, the excavator starts its work ...

  • Keeper of the light

    Jaye Roberts’ memories of lighthouses go back a long way.“I remember climbing the stairs with my grandfather, carrying a can of oil and having to ...

  • Revisiting the resettled

    By Jeff ElliottTranscontinental Media — St. AnthonyOn the northwest tip of the Northern Peninsula, at the very end of a decrepit 16-kilometre ...

  • Perusing for plants

    At the beginning of the jaunt, the 33 attendees were handed colorful spreadsheets with thumbnail-sized photographs of rare plants for them to ...

  • Remaining true

    "As beautiful as our scenery is, as wonderful as our Jiggs Dinner is, as sublime as our Irving Stations are - it's the culture you want to ...

  • Pining for volunteers

    The Marten Hair Snag Project, an enterprise backed by the Department of Environment and Conservation’s Wildlife Division, is currently seeking ...