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PAM FRAMPTON: What price liberty? Andrew Abbass sues for damages
“Big Brother is watching you.” — George Orwell Could you put a price on being wrongfully deprived of your freedom? For Andrew Abbass, who was unlawfully detained on a Corner Brook psychiatric unit for six days in 2015, the ...
HEATHER HUYBREGTS: Gingerbread and Tylenol
In just two weeks, a large, bearded man in red velour will be committing the year’s most anticipated B&Es worldwide. Scented candles with adorable, seasonally appropriate names like “candy cane crackle,” “vanilla ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Shifting viewpoint
If you can’t help me, just ignore me. The sentence came at the tail end of a short conversation I had with a man at a bank on West Street in Corner Brook Sunday evening. He preceded those words with an explanation about why he was hanging ...
North Coast Perspective: Love thy atheist as thyself
‘Tis the season to be inclusive. Last week, I worked on a story about how non-Christian Newfoundlanders spend the Christmas holiday. As preparation, I looked at the 2011 census, the last for which religious data is available. The numbers ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Making sense of the 'Cold Outside' kerfuffle
It is 2018 and the most talked about item is a borderline Christmas song first recorded in the 1940s. Just imagine that. For those who haven’t had a friend post on Facebook, a music station in Cleveland made the decision to ...
ART & SOUL: Beyond the stage
Nearly exactly six years ago I found myself at a Christmas pageant here in Lewisporte for the first time. I sat there, awed by the level of talent that performed that night, from a bunch of kids under 12. Over these past few years I’ve ...
BRIAN HODDER: More services needed for Drug Treatment Court to truly work
While it’s true that the social problems associated with addiction have been with us for a long time, it is clear that in recent years the situation has become much worse in this province. With the introduction of more ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Letting the mummers in
Toshon Dawe fell in love with being an actor as a teenager at Elwood High in Deer Lake. She always enjoyed performing and being on stage. Dawe played saxophone in the school band before making the transition to the stage. It was an instrument ...
VIBERT: A thin response on clearcutting
The Nova Scotia government tried to get on the right side — politically — of forest clearcutting this week and had some initial success with minimal effort. This is the government that, in its first term, backed away from the ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: George Sheppard's giving a good fit for Corner Brook Winter Carnival patron
George Sheppard has developed bone spur in one of his heels. It can be painful at times and cause him discomfort when he moves. It has impeded Sheppard’s daily movements to a crawl but isn’t enough to really slow him down. The ...