Profile of Kevin Higgins

Kevin Higgins is the editor at The Beacon.

All articles of Kevin Higgins

  • No better place

    She was in Gander to officially launch the Canadian National Day of Service Foundation (CNDSF), a charitable organization formed her Canadian ...

  • Gander’s Fitzgerald cracks Moosheads’ lineup

    In that draft, he was passed over by all 18 teams, and spent the season with the Central IcePak AAA Midgets.The Gander native entered the Q again ...

  • Gander council pumps up pay

    Mayor Claude Elliott told TC Media on Monday the raise came about as the result of a review the Town of Gander did last year regarding all its ...

  • Wrap around symbol

    Gander’s Joe Philpott is putting the call out for knitters and crocheters across the province to join in a special event; an event that will ...

  • Effluent flow

    Slipping and sliding on sludge and slime isn’t part of the experience anglers seek. “That’s not to speak of the smell,” said Gander’s Walter ...

  • Powerful debut

    As a high school senior in Lewisporte, Pelley carried a lot of weight, weighing close to 400 pounds. Then came the day he made up his mind he ...

  • New commander for 103 SAR

    Major Byron Johnson handed over the reigns of the squadron to Major John Leroux at the ceremonial Change of Command Parade, presided over by 9 ...

  • GIA international lounge put on 2014 list of Canada’s top-10 endangered places

    In a news release today, the National Trust placed the international lounge on its list because “it was the centerpiece of the airport and is ...

  • Well-known Central Newfoundland businessman dead at 78

    Penney died May 19 at the age of 78. He was born in Carbonear in 1935, and later moved to Gander, where he worked in the automobile business and ...

  • Gander airport terminal looking to down-size

    That’s why the Gander International Airport Authority (GIAA) has hired a consultant to determine whether it should be replaced.“Most airports ...