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  • Soccer pitch opening on track

    The Bay Roberts soccer pitch/walking track is unofficially slated to open near the end of June. And not a day too soon, say town officials and ...

  • Funding secured for water project

    A major water system upgrade planned for the Town of Bay de Verde is a step closer to becoming reality. The town's previous struggle to come up ...

  • Struggling through the pain

    Maurice Mason was a natural as a stoneworker. He had the ability and ... well, he had the name. But about 15 years ago, carpal tunnel syndrome ...

  • Campground quarrel

    A Clarke's Beach woman took extraordinary measures last week to protest the expansion of Mountainview RV Park, while the park ...

  • A graveyard mystery solved ... almost

    For two years, 86-year-old Walter Smith of South River has been seeking to answer a question that has plagued him day and night: who placed the ...

  • A surge in softball

    Softball in the Town of Bay Roberts is experiencing a surge in popularity, the likes of which hasn't been witnessed in recent memory.There's such ...

  • A graveyard mystery in Clarke's Beach

    To say that Walter Smith of South River is mystified is an understatement. The 86-year-old has been proactively seeking the answer to a question ...

  • Not your typical war story

    It's December 1990 and a young Duane Morgan of Port de Grave listens attentively as his teacher at Coley's Point Elementary, Gordon Stone, is ...

  • Water woes and more in Cupids

    After basking in the national spotlight for a full year in 2010, the Town of Cupids is now facing a harsh reality as concerns about water quality ...

  • What's in a name?

    Imagine this conversation unfolding in an Upper Island Cove neighbourhood.Visitor: "I'm looking for Harold Mercer. Can you please help ...