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  • In the Dough

    The warm, sweet smell of fresh-baked ginger snaps and hard bread greets any visitor to Purity Factories Ltd., based in the centre of St. Johns. ...

  • White Rose royalties up

    The provinces offshore revenue is getting a boost from White Rose the oilfield off Newfoundland is now paying a basic royalty rate of five per ...

  • Oil dividends

    Oil production at the Hibernia oilfield is declining, but the project is still paying dividends for the federal government. Its also expected to ...

  • Hunting icebergs

    Even the smallest iceberg is an impressive sight from a small airplane circling it a few hundred feet above the North Atlantic. A five-hour ice ...

  • Declining production

    By Moira Baird The Telegram Newfoundland and Labrador is the countrys biggest producer of light crude oil, but a decline in that oil production ...

  • Rig delayed

    The offshore drill rig Henry Goodrich will spend another 25 days or so on the Grand Banks before motoring into Conception Bay for a two-week ...

  • Garrison investment worthwhile, says Taylor

    Trevor Taylor says the province's $750,000 investment in Garrison Guitars was money well spent - but he doesn't expect to see much of a return on ...

  • Garrison Guitars sold to Gibson

    Garrison Guitars has been sold to the Gibson Guitar company and the deal means the Mount Pearl-based manufacturer will produce more guitars in ...

  • New lease on life for old CN land

    It took more than a year, but the St. Johns Port Authority is converting six acres of open space along Water Street west into a container ...

  • Petro-Canada eyes prospects

    Petro-Canada, the operator of the Terra Nova oilfield, has no exploration drilling plans off Newfoundland this year. Instead, its exploration ...