Russell Wangersky: No excuses
Legendary nightlife spot changing with the times
N.L. man gets life sentence for murder in Ontario
Hey Rosetta! calling it quits for now
Caribou disaster: A grandson remembers
Hundreds of speeding, aggressive N.L. drivers ticketed
Opening up the conversation on local media in N.L.
Janes chicken products distributed in N.L. recalled for possible salmonella contamination
Pharmacists sound alarm about Newfoundland and Labrador flu season
Cape Breton Post
Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at 53
Similar career choice takes Grand Bank’s Blagdon brothers in totally different directions
New Curtain Theatre hosts first annual Smith Sound Film Festival
Hey Rosetta! calling it quits for now
Rushoon principal raising awareness for mental health
Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day – that’s the day Masters plans to leave his home in Winterland to walk 50 kilometres to the school in Rushoon. “Sometime, while we’re really quick to look out to our physical health, we’re not always quick to do the ...
St-Pierre-Miquelon gets rave review in Vogue magazine
Vogue has published a glowing article on its website about the Newfoundland neighbour and territorial overseas collectivity of France that is located just off the tip of the Burin Peninsula. Karen Burshtein visited the region to write the piece, ...
Transplanted author raising funds for children’s book
Thom Barker recently moved from Yorkton, Saskatchewan to North West River, Labrador. His goal is to settle in Postville once renovations to his home there are completed. (His wife Lorraine, who is from the Deer Lake area, has accepted the job of ...
‘Kim’s Convenience’ comes to St. John’s
The cast of the hit Canadian comedy TV series has been on the road since early September, travelling across Canada and giving audiences a sneak preview of the show’s second season. They finished up the cross-country tour on Tuesday, in St. John’s at ...
Into the Great Wide Open: Five facts about Tom Petty
Petty, 66, died at hospital after suffering cardiac arrest at his home in California earlier in the, according to a statement released by Tony Dimitriades, longtime manager of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, on behalf of the family. Here are five ...
Gerald Squires’ humble beginnings
The rugged landscape and wide-open spaces of Change Islands, where Gerald Squires was born, were vastly different to the surroundings in Toronto where he worked as a newspaper artist. “He knew he wanted to be a full-time artist, and he knew it would ...
Retrospective double feature about Gerald Squires presented at Boyd’s Cove
Roger Bill's “Who Will Sing for Me” and Kenneth Harvey's “I Heard the Birch Tree Whisper,” winner of Best Feature Film at the Canadian Film Festival, were shown. Bill’s film – as he described it, a rough cut or non-finished documentary – ...
Old boardwalk given new life in Western Bay
Some of the old boards on the boardwalk were beginning to rot away, creating a dangerous walk for some residents.The boardwalk in question provides residents with a solid kilometre-long walk. That is, if they know where not to step. The four-person ...
Randy Houser, Terri Clark playing Eastbound Hoedown in August
Terri ClarkThe event at the 4,500-seat grandstand in Avondale takes place Aug. 26 and features: • Randy Houser, whose hits include “Running out of Moonlight,” “How Country Feels,” “Like a Cowboy,” “Boots On,” “Goodnight Kiss” and “We Went.” • Terri ...
Bay Roberts to host national dog competition
For the first time in its 68-year history, the Conception Bay Kennel Club is hosting national junior handling competitions. The event, happening as part of the club's annual All-Breed Dog Shows and Trials Aug. 12-13, features junior dog handlers from ...