Living in the #DarkNL

Living in the #DarkNL

Despite The Telegram's own challenges to put out a paper and keep its website going — due to water and electrical damage that has kept the Village Mall closed (The Telegram's office is located at the Village Mall) — our reporters, editors and columnists have stepped up and offered full coverage of the issues surrounding the power outages, as well as other top news and sports stories. Here is a collectiion of articles related to the power outage and continuing power generation concerns in the province.

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro‘s thermal generation station in Holyrood. — File photo by Joe Gibbons/The Telegram

Irving working to keep gas at stations

January 07, 2014 - 1 h 30

Irving spokeswoman Samantha Robinson said the company is working as quickly as possible to get fuel to stations that have power but have run out of fuel.

The problem hasn't just been an issue...

Content type:
Article
Section:
Motoring

This isn't good enough

January 07, 2014 - 1 h 30

That may all be true ... but that's not what people who are cold and worried want to be told by the person they have elected to run their affairs.

What they wanted the premier to do was at least...

Content type:
Article
Section:
Politics

Deputy fire chief urges safety during power outages

January 07, 2014 - 1 h 30

Monday, the Corner Brook Royal Newfoundland Constabulary concluded its investigation into a house fire at 28 Veteran's Square early Sunday morning. The cause was determined to be accidental, with candles...

Content type:
Article
Section:
Technologies

MHAs address power outage

January 07, 2014 - 1 h 30

"It was a real coming together and certainly demonstrated the true spirit of sharing and kindness," he said, also acknowledging the long hours punched by Newfoundland Power employees in recent days.

"A...

Content type:
Article
Section:
News

Power outages throw Memorial tourney into disarray

January 07, 2014 - 1 h 30

All that stuff is no good to me, so it's going to go to the people it was meant for, said Keating, who was forced to postpone the tournament after rolling power outages Saturday and Sunday meant no...

Content type:
Article
Section:
Water sports