Profile of Kevin Higgins

Kevin Higgins is the editor at The Beacon.

All articles of Kevin Higgins

  • Liberal leadership debate set for Gander

    It’s part of the new political process being initiated by the Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador, and its president calls it a true ...

  • Work begins on a $5.2-M project at Gander base

    It’s been close to four years in the making, but the federal government’s promise of new buildings at CFB 9 Wing Gander has finally started to ...

  • Simms says he will not be seeking the leadership of the province's Liberal Party

    True to his word that he would know by the end of this week, Bonavista-Gander-Grand Falls-Windsor Scott Simms has made a decision on whether or ...

  • Simms to stay in Ottawa

    “No…I’m not running…I will not at this time be seeking the leadership of the Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador,” Mr. Simms told The ...

  • Sit and listen

    On Tuesday, in an early morning interview with The Beacon, Mr. Simms confirmed he will be meeting with members of the provincial Liberal Party in ...

  • It’s all in the plan

    It was nearly a year in the making, but its life expectancy will be triple. Since last spring, the Gander and Area Chamber of Commerce were busy ...

  • Literary laughs

    Shakespeare. Keats. Poe. Aristotle. Atwood.Wasisname. There’s only one common element connecting these great names — literature. And while the ...

  • Flying high

    Gander — A year ago, the Gander International Airport Authority said it needed a significant boost in revenues to deal with its infrastructure ...

  • Blundon sentenced to life in prison

    Gander — Nearly two years after his arrest, Craig John Blundon, of George’s Brook was sentenced to life in prison — with no eligibility to apply ...

  • We remember them still

    Transcontinental Media—Gander “The crash and the days that followed is certainly a time I will never forget,” says Doug Sheppard, “as I ...