Profile of Pam Frampton

Pam Frampton is a columnist and the associate managing editor of The Telegram. She has a BA (Honours) in English Literature from Memorial University of Newfoundland and has worked as a journalist for more than 20 years. Originally from Trinity Bay, she lives in St. John’s. She is also chair of The Telegram’s literary prize committee, which oversees The Cuffer Prize.

All articles of Pam Frampton

  • Blame and shame

    “Where are you sitting to, my love?” he slurs to my friend, clearly geographically challenged.“Currently, on your hand,” she replied curtly. ...

  • Broken promises

    Perhaps Keith Russell needs to read that mandate letter again. In the Dec. 8, 2014 letter, Premier Paul Davis outlines what he expects his ...

  • Girls on film

    In what is becoming a troublingly familiar story, a fraternity in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is now the subject of a police investigation for ...

  • A fate worse than death

    As The Toronto Star’s Tonda MacCharles reported on the ruling last month, “…the country’s top court said assisted suicide is constitutional ...

  • Jagged little bill

    You’ve got to hand it to the provincial Progressive Conservatives. With the impending abolishment of Bill 29, they’re finally doing something no ...

  • It’s reigning men

    Girls and women, like boys and men, deserve to have their talents nurtured. They should also be encouraged to offer their unique perspectives in ...

  • Patrolling on Facebook

    In bygone days, people also went to look at wanted posters of suspected crooks on the lam. These days, social media has largely replaced post ...

  • Faceless, nameless, homeless

    For a recent series on homelessness, Telegram reporters Tara Bradbury and Glen Whiffen spent several hours in the pouring rain in downtown St. ...

  • Customer-serviced to death

    Most people notice customer service when it’s either been exemplary or atrocious.I like to applaud great service, and I’ll also speak up — ...

  • City fathers know best

    Last week in the legislature, backbenchers presented petitions padded with government staffers’ names to bolster their own cause and passed them ...