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  • Not quite lost at sea

    The Canadian Red Cross holds its Water Safety Week in June, so this is a good time for a cautionary tale.My family had a summer home in Topsail ...

  • Column: Not quite lost at sea

    That’s where I learned to swim. I wasn’t a strong swimmer, but I could tread water like an otter. This particular sunny day, my brothers and I ...

  • Harte ready to take on the world

    By John BrowneThe TelegramNick Harte doesn’t refer to himself as a “natural,” but there’s no denying the young man from St. John’s picked up his ...

  • Struggling Laurentians look to right the ship at home

    By John BrowneThe TelegramThe defending Molson Coors Challenge Cup champion St. Lawrence Labatt Laurentians are reeling these days.The ...

  • Senior hockey will be a hot topic at Hockey NL meeting

    HOCKEYSenior hockey hot topicat HNL AGMThe future of a couple of former Newfoundland Senior Hockey League (NLSHL) teams, and an application to ...

  • Column: The fight for female recognition

    It’s hard to believe now, but when I was at Brother Rice in the late 1960s there were no girls’ soccer or hockey teams and certainly no rugby ...

  • Hitmen looking for early revenge

    For example, he pointed out that catcher Ryan Boland hit .426 in league play and was instrumental in leading the province to another national ...

  • Owens looks to take next step

    “He’s been one of the top defenceman in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) the past four years,” said Burns. “He has been an extremely ...

  • Column: Minor level key to growth

    However, at this point, even Power acknowledged ball hockey is a “cult sport” in this province. He hopes that will eventually change with more ...

  • Healey gets national nod

    On the other end was Canadian national junior softball coach Jim Jones who informed Healey he’d been named to the squad.“I was really excited ...