Charlie and the hearing aid

Charlie and the hearing aid

Updated at 04:32 - Many Branch men have been ardent duck hunters since they were knee-high to grasshoppers. Although my father never aspired to shoot sea fowl, my three brothers deeply loved the sport.

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Damaged roads ahead... and behind

Updated on March 27, 2015 - Since Placentia's Wayne Power stepped into his role as the town's mayor, he has been upfront about his concern with the state of provincial roads in his region..

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New councillor for Bishop’s Cove

Updated on March 26, 2015 - A new councillor has been found to fill the seat left vacant following the former mayor’s decision to retire from municipal...

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Regional

No complaints received, company says

Updated on March 27, 2015 - Senior representatives from Aramark, including one of its head chefs, are at Memorial University after complaints and images of...

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Sports

Girls hockey on the rise

Updated on March 27, 2015 - Canada has been a world power in women’s hockey for some time now, but even with four straight Olympic gold medals, there’s a case to be made the girls still struggle with the guys to remain on an even playing field at hockey’s grass roots level..

Ivany’s career a legacy

Updated on March 26, 2015 - Whenever Dave Ivany steps foot on the ice for recreational hockey at the Eastlink Events Centre, the banners over his head shine.

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Wheels to heels

Updated on March 26, 2015 - The T'Railway is a cornerstone of outdoor fun in Gander, but some residents who use it for walking have expressed concerns about...

He’s a one-take guy

Updated on March 26, 2015 - Over the last 46 years calling Hockey Night in Canada and Olympic games for CBC and now Rogers, Bob Cole has carved out a...

A prize worth framing

Updated on March 26, 2015 - For any competitor in the upcoming 2015 Allan Cup in Clarenville on April 13-18, winning player of the game would be a great...

Sports

Business

Province agreed with stance: Vale rep

Updated on March 26, 2015 - The provincial Department of Environment and Conservation has so far declined to comment on charges laid against Vale Newfoundland...

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Living

First jobs of some well-known authors

Updated on March 26, 2015 - Before settling into a writing career, many well-known authors spent time working at one job or another; or even became involved in other professional careers..

Ethan's steps

Updated on March 24, 2015 - When Kerrilynn Mercer realized her newborn son's health was in doubt, she instantly felt a sense of guilt.

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Living

Opinion

Stay tuned

Updated on March 26, 2015 - As traditional methods of gathering and telling news evolve, new journalists are coming onto the scene bringing with them the...

Tracking technology

Updated on March 25, 2015 - Ah, technology. It's a marvellous thing. Just this morning, I got an email from Rex at Innoveco Electronics.

Choices, choices

Updated on March 25, 2015 - It's a good time to be a traveller, especially if you live in central Newfoundland.

My second anniversary

Updated on March 24, 2015 - Last Wednesday, March 18, I celebrated two years with The Compass.

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Community

UPDATED: Further Kiwanis results

Updated on March 24, 2015 - Here are some late results from last Friday’s classes at the Kiwanis Music Festival in Carbonear. Also listed are results from a few earlier classes that were not reported to The Compass prior to this week..

Giving it his A.L.L.

Updated on March 25, 2015 - Many Level III students look forward to the last day of school, making it through their final exams and beginning a more...

Kiwanis results for day six

Updated on March 20, 2015 - Partial results from Friday, March 20, at the Kiwanis Music Festival in Carbonear. The remainder of Friday's results will be posted...

Kiwanis results from day four

Updated on March 20, 2015 - Results from the Kiwanis Club of Carbonear’s annual Regional Music Festival on Wednesday, March 18.

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