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St. John's council under fire March 04, 2016

Negative reaction to the 2016 city budget for St. John's was unprecedented. The Telegram has followed the story from the start.

St. John's Coun. Jonathan Galgay says he felt ambushed in having to deliver a tax-raising, service cutting budget. — Photo by Daniel MacEachern/The Telegram
The law and Exit Realty on the Rock February 18, 2016

Police first confirmed an investigation into Exit Realty on the Rock on Feb. 5.

No charges have been laid.

The warrant information connects the case to Service NL’s suspension of Exit Realty on the Rock’s real estate licence on Feb. 4. The provincial Office of the Superintendent of Real Estate is still into its own investigation involving the business.

The Telegram has been following this story from the start.

Zika virus spreads January 28, 2016

The World Health Organization said Jan. 28 it would convene an emergency committee Feb. 1 to decide if the Zika virus outbreak should be declared an international health emergency. Here are the stories carried by The Telegram as concern about this virus has grown.

Aedes aegypti mosquitoes sit in a petri dish at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. The mosquito is a vector for the proliferation of the Zika virus currently spreading throughout Latin America. New figures from Brazil's Health Ministry show that the Zika virus outbreak has not caused as many confirmed cases of a rare brain defect as first feared. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
A reporter’s trip to ER raises privacy concerns January 28, 2016

Eastern Health has a policy against disclosing patients’ personal information, but at St. Clare’s emergency room, patients have been routinely publicly asked for phone numbers, addresses, birthdates and other details. Telegram reporter Barb Sweet uncovers the details.

Rhonda Hayward/The Telegram The emergency department entrance at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital in St. John's.