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

  • Pam Frampton: Bill, please

    Back in February 2012, former premier Brian Peckford cared enough about the people of the province to warn then premier Kathy Dunderdale in a ...

  • Pam Frampton: Life stories

    The hospital waiting room was a warm sanctuary, 10 chairs lined neatly against the walls, people huddled in winter coats settled in for a wait. ...

  • Wedding capital

    A quick whip-round of various Canadian cities turns up a variety of nuptial options. Some cities have gotten out of the wedding business ...

  • Junket or justified?

    Premier Dwight Ball and Fisheries Minister Steve Crocker attended the Boston seafood show last week, with the total price tag not yet in. St. ...

  • Your appliance is about to self-destruct

    When I was really young, we had an older cast-iron stove that sat far enough out from the wall that I could sneak in behind it and melt crayons ...

  • Pam Frampton: Bearing witness

    Roughly 875,000 people were killed in one year in the Nazi death camp, whose first commandant, Dr. Irmfried Eberl, was so gung-ho about ...

  • Food cost crisis

    And that got me thinking. You and I might be able to shop the specials and save a few bucks here and there. But what if you were trying to keep ...

  • Invasion of the privacy snatchers

    Since then, I’ve gotten a newer phone that has even more ways of letting me know someone is trying to reach me: Ping! Ping! Ping! goes the email, ...

  • Give ’em an earful

    Apart from O’Regan, MHA Paul Lane, members of the media, and two women who happened to work in the building where the consultation was being ...

  • Down memory lane

    Gerry dropped by The Telegram last week with a five-page handwritten tribute to his friend Dick Christopher, who died in December. Reading it, I ...