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This home under construction in Valleyview subdivision is one of the more than 60 new homes going up in Bay Roberts this year.
A new report from the Conference Board of Canada says short-term hiring prospects in St. John's are down again this month.
The report, released Friday, is based on a monthly index of online employment ads for jobs in major census metropolitan areas across Canada.
The October report says employment prospects are up in most major centres across Canada, but not in a handful of cities, including St. John’s.