Profile of Moira Baird

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  • Union slams shrimp cuts

    The Anything But Conservative campaign is back on — at least it is for the leader of the Fish, Food and Allied Workers’ (FFAW) union.FFAW ...

  • Suncor rig dumps mud on seabed

    The rig Henry Goodrich spilled 26,400 litres of synthetic-based drilling mud on the Grand Banks seabed Monday morning. The rig is drilling an ...

  • Fog-bound no more

    As wind, snow and federal election predictions swirled around St. John’s airport Wednesday, federal and provincial politicians announced $25.8 ...

  • Another GBS for the Grand Banks?

    Husky Energy is considering a gravity base structure for the White Rose oilfield — but it’s not a Hibernia-style GBS.It’s not even a smaller ...

  • Hibernia South flowing by mid-year

    The Hibernia South oilfield is expected to start production by mid-year once a single well is drilled from the platform that sits on the Grand ...

  • Newfoundland's golden boy

    Newfoundlander Mark O’Dea is back where he started 10 years ago — hunting for gold and getting a new exploration company off the ground. This ...

  • Helicopter crash widow speaks out

    For Lori Chynn, the crash of Cougar Flight 491 is about the two small, titanium studs that sheared off as the helicopter flew to the Grand Banks ...

  • Well, well — not well

    Nalcor Energy and its partners have abandoned plans to drill a third exploration well at Parsons Pond on the province’s west coast.Nalcor said ...

  • TSB releases final report into fatal Cougar helicopter crash

    The Transportation Safety Board (TSB) says passenger helicopters should be able to fly for at least 30 minutes without oil in their main gearbox ...

  • Nalcor pitches Muskrat Falls to NOIA

    Nalcor Energy and Emera Inc. officials met with the federal Conservative party’s Atlantic caucus in Ottawa earlier this week to discuss the ...