Profile of Melissa Jenkins

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  • A mother's horrific tale of birth

    The 26-year-old Bay Roberts resident was rushed to surgery on Oct. 30, after what she refers to as a hospital error that almost led to her and ...

  • A mother's horrific tale of birth

    The 26-year-old Bay Roberts resident was rushed to surgery on Oct. 30, after what she refers to as a hospital error that almost led to her and ...

  • Local leaders concerned about 911 'middleman'

    But some are not as excited to see it arrive as others. Harbour Grace Deputy Mayor Sonia Williams is also an emergency medical responder (EMR) ...

  • Preparing for flu season

    "I swear by it," he told a Compass reporter on Nov. 19 after finishing up with the day's patients. "I look at it as health insurance - just ...

  • CBN is being hit by the jingle bug, again

    Reports are coming in from Carbonear and Harbour Grace of bags of toys, animal treats and household items being left on doorsteps, spreading ...

  • Ship Harbour teen raises $10,000 for charity

    The 17-year-old Ship Harbour resident was the only contestant from Placentia Bay to participate in the Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador ...

  • Murphy: a gentle giant

    The name Murphy may not ring any bells with locals, but many have seen him. At almost 200 pounds and seven feet tall (on his hind legs), Murphy ...

  • Raising a stink in Carbonear

    At the regular council meeting Nov. 3, Deputy Mayor Frank Butt told fellow council members about the incident, which took place on a Friday ...

  • The new face of S.W. Moores stadium

    In fact, if you visit Mike Adam at the arena, it's obvious he is already settling in nicely. The main office upstairs where Adam works looks much ...

  • Local ladies compete for Miss Achievement

    With thousands of dollars offered in scholarships each year, organizers pride themselves on acknowledging the achievements, successes and talents ...