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

  • Code of conduct

    Reading the news can leave you feeling covered in a fine layer of scum and needing a shower. Or, in case of the continuing Rob Ford saga, like ...

  • Emergency room physicians sound the alarm

    A double amputee, he had a bladder infection caused by a blocked catheter that could have been cured by antibiotics. Instead, he died unnoticed ...

  • Disclosure vs. nondisclosure

    The provincial government’s Office of Public Engagement was unveiled with fanfare during a cabinet shuffle just over a year ago, on Oct. 19, ...

  • What nursing homes need

    Last spring, as part of review of long-term care in Saskatchewan directed by Health Minister Dustin Duncan, health authority CEOs fanned out and ...

  • Why inspections and audits of nursing homes should be posted online

    If your family is trying to find a nursing home for a loved one, it’s not easy to make an informed choice. Sure, some of the private facilities ...

  • Raucous caucus

    Dear provincial NDP caucus members (excluding Lorraine Michael): Remember back in 2006, when Britney Spears broke up with ...

  • Chart your own course

    Take the Shoreline Heritage Walking Trail in Bay Roberts and you will see a sign bearing a black and white photo of how French’s Cove looked in ...

  • Giving victims a voice

    She’s worried about her security and asked not to be identified by her real name. She’s been through the court system and the man who beat her ...

  • Shattered families

    This is not what childhood should be, nor what any parent wants for their children. Child and youth advocate Carol Chafe wants Child, Youth and ...

  • Welcome to Apathy, population: whatever

    Years ago, when I covered municipal politics for awhile, one of the most memorable experiences I had in that role had nothing to do with ...