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MADD kicks off Red Ribbon campaign in Labrador West
LABRADOR WEST, N.L. It was a MADD weekend. Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) kicked off their annual Red Ribbon campaign with two days of events. On Friday, Nov. 30, there was an event to explain the campaign and to thank the ...
Nunatukavut Community Council host family camps
CARTWRIGHT, N.L. An afternoon of food, fun and fellowship took place in Cartwright on Dec. 1 when the NunatuKavut Community Council hosted a family cultural camp in the community. The event was one of three similar initiatives held in the ...
A Packet of past — From the archives
As The Packet marks its 50th anniversary this year, we offer readers a look back at the local stories that made the news. 50 years ago From the Dec. 5, 1968 edition Clarenville shows $7,000 deficit for 1967 The Clarenville Packet has ...
Things to do around St. John's, Dec. 11 to 13
Tuesday, December 11 Classes 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. Wisdom Healing Qigong Come “Awaken the Energy Within.” Relax! More wellness, more energy, more joy! Weekly classes with Sheila Leonard at The Lantern, 35 Barnes Rd., ...
Community events in and around St. John's, Monday, December 10 to Thursday, December 13
Monday, December 10 Activities 9 a.m. Tour Government House Free tours of Government House are available Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. by appointment only. To request a tour, call Regina Whiteway at 729-2669 or email ...
Live-streamed video game marathon raises money for children’s charities
Video game enthusiasts with Sandbox Gaming are spending their weekend live-streaming their gaming on Twitch.tv as part of their annual Charity Gaming Marathon. By Monday at 8 p.m., they will have gamed for 80 hours straight. From ...
Hundreds attend Salvation Army Christmas dinner in Happy Valley-Goose Bay
HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. The Salvation Army in Happy Valley-Goose Bay was filled to the rafters on Dec. 1 when hundreds of people were served a delicious home-cooked turkey dinner to kick off the Christmas season. Captain Brent Haas ...
Labrador’s first police dog retires
HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY RCMP police service dog Charlie had quite the sendoff at the Happy Valley-Goose Bay detachment last week. Cpl. Jason Muzzerall, left, and police dog Charlie listening to Inspector Jim Elliott talk of Charlie’s ...
A Packet of past — Moments in time
As The Packet marks its 50th anniversary this year, we offer readers a look back at the local stories that made the news. 50 years ago From the Nov. 28, 1968 edition More CN bus fuss The switch to buses from train passenger service has ...
Keyin College in Marystown remembers 14 women killed at École Polytechnique
MARYSTOWN, N.L. It was 29 years ago that a 25-year-old man, who claimed to be fighting feminism, armed with a rifle and a hunting knife, walked into École Polytechnique in Montreal and opened fire. He killed 14 women and injured 16 ...