Profile of Russell Wangersky

Sometimes there's more to news than what catches the eye. Russell Wangersky, the Editor of The Telegram , reports on the seen and unseen each Tuesday and Saturday in his column. You can reach Russell at rwanger@thetelegram.com

All articles of Russell Wangersky

  • The whole worlds made in China

    So, the races are all over at the Royal St. Johns Regatta, and the winners are in. It was a hard-fought battle, a difficult one who am I ...

  • You are what you eat

    Every now and then, youll hear an expert say that violent crime rates in this country let alone in this province are far lower than everybody ...

  • Here comes the flood

    Its obvious that there was big water on the road to Branch just past North Harbour. On the OKeefe River, there were big sea trout up high in the ...

  • Under the surface, and under our noses

    There are rivers where the bottom is just black not slippery, always, but just plain black, the kind of black that eats visual depth, and leaves ...

  • Clyde Jackmans chemical romance

    Provincial Environment Minister Clyde Jackman clearly has his face too close to someones pesticide-sprayed lawn because the fact is that the ...

  • A tale of two settlements

    It's the kind of decision that leads to more than a little head-scratching. Sunday, just before the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles was ...

  • What the tourists dont get to see

    You wonder what rocker Nick Lowe would make of his I Knew the Bride When She Used to Rock and Roll playing over breakfast in a motel restaurant ...

  • To those who dread the knock at the door

    I have two brothers, and luckily, neither are soldiers. Because, at this point, I cant imagine just how horrible it must be to be someone whose ...

  • Cabinet ministers need to tighten their belts

    Its hard to get good help these days, and even more, its hard to get good help cheaply. Perhaps thats the concept that our provincial cabinet ...

  • Cutting through the smoke screen

    Outside The Telegram, the stainless-steel ashtray that's bolted to the wall has caught fire again, smoke billowing out the top as filters, old ...