ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The provincial government reduced the deficit by roughly 0.13 per cent on Thursday afternoon by eliminating 15 positions among the senior ranks of the civil service.
GANDER, N.L. — About 150 fish harvesters are in Gander today for the inaugural convention of the Federation of Independent Sea Harvesters of Newfoundland and Labrador (FISH-NL).
The price of gas increased today in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Public Utilities Board (PUB), in its weekly review, set maximum prices of oil and gas for the province, for the week of Oct. 27.
Premier Dwight Ball did his best to avoid media questions as he arrived back in Newfoundland and Labrador on a flight from Toronto to St. John’s at 9 p.m. Sunday night.
About 200 people attended a Make Muskrat Right rally in Ottawa at the Human Right Monument Sunday to support three Labradorians who are on a hunger strike until the reservoir is cleared in Muskrat Falls.
There is sure to be a buzz around Bay Roberts Thursday when a group of former National Hockey League standouts take to the ice at the Bay Arena.