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2013 Canada Summer Games August 05, 2013

A complement of 200 Newfoundland and Labrador athletes, coaches, managers and mission staff arrived Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 in Sherbrooke, Que., the site of the 2013 Canada Summer Games, which officially opened Friday.

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Newfoundland and Labrador’s Travis Taylor gets the forceout at second base on Prince Edward Island baserunner Jed Noonan (38) during Canada Games baseball action in Sherbrooke, Que., on Saturday. It was the first game for the Newfoundland entry, which won 5-3.
Noia oil and gas conference June 21, 2013

The annual conference hosted by Newfoundland and Labrador’s oil and gas industries association — Noia — has become the premiere gathering for discussion of oil and gas work offshore eastern Canada.

The 2013 Noia conference, with main events June 17-20, maintained the event’s reputation as a place for major local players to offer big announcements, to a small province heavily reliant on oil revenues.

Provided here is a collection of just some of the coverage of the conference by a Telegram reporters and photographers.

 The semi-submersible oil rig West Aquarius and the off-shore vessel Maersk Challenger show clearly in the afternoon sun in Conception Bay. 
 — Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl
Gullbridge Mine Tailings Dam January 15, 2013

The Telegram’s coverage of the failure of the dam holding back waste from the former Gullbridge copper mine was contained in a number of articles. The dam at the mine site, found between South Brook and Badger, broke open on Dec. 17, 2012 and released mine waste into the surrounding environment, threatening the water supply of South Brook.

 

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The tailings dam at the former Gullbridge mine. — Photos by the Department of Natural Resources
Remembrance Day archive stories November 08, 2012

Here's a collection of Remembrance Day stories The Telegram and other TC Media papers published in years past. Included are images of some of the The Telegram Remembrance Day front pages. There are so many stories Telegram and other TC Media reporters, editors and photographers have published over the years of how war has affected the province and its people. From those who fell on battlefields, those who returned injured and scarred physically and mentally, those who were held in prisoner of war camps, to those who risked their lives to keep the supply lines going, to those who nursed injured soldiers back to health, and to those who worried and waited for word. From the First World WAr to the war in Afghanistan, on the sea, over land and in the air, so many Newfoundlanders and Labradorians have served and sacrificed for freedom and democracy. As we continue to…

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Telegram front page Nov. 11, 2010.