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

  • All at sea

    The media reports what’s most serious or unusual or concerning, like drunk driving and major accidents, and the rest just fades into the ether. ...

  • No, we can’t post that

    Sitting through the trial of the man accused of murdering her and hearing sounds and seeing pictures from the crime scene, they must feel like ...

  • Lunch with a fascist

    So when my husband and I were offered chairs at a table for four, we were glad to join the middle-aged Italian man who was already seated.Mario ...

  • Danny made me lose

    Anyone remember former City of St. John’s councillor Paul Sears’ departing words as his political career came to an end? “The voters made a ...

  • You be the judge

    It contains disturbing information about the scope of sexual exploitation and the width and breadth of the sex trade. One of the report’s ...

  • Dispatch from Apathyville

    The federal election is less than 10 days away and already I dread hearing about voter turnout, which hit an all-time low, federally, in 2008 ...

  • Meaningless Muskrat milestones

    The problem is, the impact it will have on us may not be the one she was promising when she boasted at the same news conference that, “Muskrat ...

  • Plate debate

    Stuck behind me in five o’clock traffic as we waited to turn left onto Prince Philip Drive, she had her head down, texting furiously. When she ...

  • Show kids the money

    Because there’s more to math than adding and subtracting. It has many real-life applications that should be introduced to children early on, ...

  • If Harper wins

    Do I think this could actually happen? Not really. But based on revelations from the Mike Duffy trial, that’s almost how far the PMO seems ...