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Eastern Health seeking volunteers for new Client and Family Advisory Council
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Lions Clubs take on kids cancer in N.L. and around the world
Harbour Grace prisoner cells busy in 2017
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Resetting the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador
Meet the other Newfoundlander succeeding in figure skating in Edmonton
After Olympics, Clarenville woman reflects on life as a figure skating fan
Weather hampering search for missing Natuashish snowmobiler
Police dog tracks and locates injured man in woods near Botwood
Grand Bank man charged after police find stolen items
Nain boy being treated for tuberculosis dies in hospital
‘We are on this,’ says MP Gudie Hutchings on U.S. tariffs
Judge says Rocky Harbour man will live with the consequences of his actions for the rest of his life
CORNER BROOK The events of Aug. 13, 2016 had major life altering consequences for many people, that Justice Brian Furey said there is no going back from. Furey made the comments in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador in Corner Brook ...
Emotional, financial harm to be part of N.L. family violence act
The Liberal government is proposing a legislative change in support of victims of family violence in Newfoundland and Labrador. Bill 1, to amend the Family Violence Protection Act, is adding emotional, psychological and financial harm to the ...
Western Newfoundland man who once warned public of income tax scam sentenced on scam of his own
In April 2016, Raymond Mahoney of Stephenville took to the media to warn the public of an income tax-related scam. He contacted the Western Star and provided the newspaper with an audio recording of a phone scammer alleging to be a representative ...
Witless Bay town council retaining lawyer to review Facebook comments
The town council of Witless Bay passed a motion recently to retain a criminal lawyer to advise them on how to deal with criticisms and accusations levelled at individual councillors — or the council as a whole — on social media, and ...
Coffee table used as weapon in St. John's assault
Grant Tapper, who was acquitted four months ago of a number of violent crimes against a woman, is back in custody after allegedly assaulting the same woman with a coffee table. Tapper, 32, is also accused of threatening to kill the woman’s ...
Charges laid against Burin Peninsula man for allegedly trafficking drugs
BAY L’ARGENT, NL – Shawn Baker of Bay L’Argent has been charged with three counts of possessing illegal drugs for the purpose of trafficking. The 48-year-year was arrested after police stopped a vehicle in Bay L’Argent at ...
Red Harbour man sentenced to two years for harassment
GRAND BANK, NL – A 60-year-old Red Harbour man has been sentenced to incarceration for two years less a day on charges of criminal harassment. ...
Second bail hearing Friday for man charged with threatening Clarenville school
Wheaton, 45, was charged with failure to comply with condition of undertaking or recognizance. ...
Lewisporte’s new clinic needs doctors
LEWISPORTE, NL – After seven years of strenuous work, Lewisporte’s new clinic is ready for operation. But it is still missing one vital element – doctors. Concerned Citizens’ Committee chairman Walter Dawe says the ...
Police receive report of 3 polar bears near St. Anthony
ST. ANTHONY, NL – With another day comes yet another report of polar bears in the province. This time the RCMP in St. Anthony say they were advised three polar bears were spotted on the ice not far from an area known as Fishing Point. The ...