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  • Salmon Cove swimmer succeeds

    This is usually the sixth day in a week the 12-year-old competitive swimmer trains. She, along with the rest of the competitive Poseidon Swim ...

  • Hankering for heritage

    But what about the youth of today? Do they care about making bread, fishing or listening to stories and traditional music? Do they want to learn ...

  • Carbonear featured as town of opportunity

    During a website re-launch event, town councillors, management and local business owners watched the five minute video, which promotes Carbonear ...

  • All-star send off for Special Olympian

    The Laval High School student was preparing for a trip to Corner Brook to compete in ringette - a form of hockey using a ring instead of a puck - ...

  • Cupcakes for a cause

    Monday, Feb. 23 was National Cupcake Day in Canada, and for the second-straight year, Baccalieu Trail SPCA held a cupcake fundraiser. This year ...

  • New fire chief in Carbonear

    The 45-year-old husband and father of two young daughters has been a volunteer firefighter with the Carbonear Volunteer Fire Department for the ...

  • Man pleads guilty to disarming police officer

    With his wife by his side, the soft-spoken 64-year-old waited for Judge Jacqueline Brazil to call his case. Barrett, who did not have a previous ...

  • Evan Newhook is making his mark

    The outgoing Woodland Elementary student has a set of drawing pencils, a sketchbook and a Crayola Sketch Wizard, which he received for Christmas. ...

  • Carbonear to sell former public works land

    In a regular council meeting Monday, Feb. 2, council agreed to send the two lots to tender instead of selling them through a realtor. Town ...

  • Carbonear seal pup possibly pelted with rocks

    The call came in yesterday afternoon when the complainant said someone or multiple people were throwing rocks at the small seal. Officers ...