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• The provincial government has made two appointments to the province’s offshore regulator, including Ed Williams — former premier Danny Williams’ brother. Natural Resources Minister Tom Marshall said both appointees are “highly qualified” for the jobs, but he also acknowledged Williams has close ties to the governing PC Party.
“I think he’s qualified, I think he’s a great appointment,” Marshall said. “Many people in the province of ability have political connections. That doesn’t mean they’re not capable and qualified to serve their province. Mr. Williams, in my view, is highly qualified.”
• The best part about waking up in the morning for Ron is that he doesn’t have to call his dealer anymore.
He starts his mornings now with reflection instead of drugs, but he’s aware that could change any day.
Ron is an addict, even though he’s been clean for a decade.
• It’s not Vancouver or Toronto, but St. John’s has ranked among the unaffordable when it comes to house prices, according to an international report.
Demographia, a public policy consulting firm, ranked more than 300 international cities, placing Vancouver as the second least affordable major city, behind Hong Kong.
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