Forest fire prevention tips

Updated on May 26, 2015 - The Springdale Volunteer Fire Department would like to remind the public that May 1 was the official start of the forest fire season and offers the following...


Iceberg in Goose Cove

Updated on May 25, 2015 - There’s a spectacular viewing experience awaiting tourists and locals in Goose Cove.

Water releases near reservoirs

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is urging residents, cabin owners and travellers to be careful near reservoir areas in central and...

Town of Springdale issues advisories

Updated on May 21, 2015 - As part of a major water line retrofit, Springdale residents from Lawton's Drugs West had their water shut off on Thursday, May 21



Polar bear spotted near St. Anthony Airport

Updated on May 26, 2015 - As a transport truck driver Todd Randell has seen a lot during his travels, but the last thing he expected to come across this morning was a polar bear near St. Anthony Airport..


Trade worth having

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Things are going well for Lisa King. The single mother of two owns her home in Salmon Cove, can cover the monthly bills, and has a...



Golden Explosion 

Updated on May 25, 2015 - Jenna Dooley had far from an ordinary May long weekend..

Down eastern connections

Updated on May 25, 2015 - The Ontario Hockey League’s Oshawa Generals secured a bye to the Memorial Cup semifinal Sunday night with a 5-4 overtime decision...

Jaffray’s looking for work

Updated on May 15, 2015 - Jason Jaffray may be feeling a little adrift these days. The hockey organization to which he has been anchored for most of the last...


Minor rugby more basics than battle

Updated on May 19, 2015 - It makes sense to start ’em young and that’s what the local rugby community is doing with different degrees of success.

New stages added to Targa Newfoundland

Updated on May 15, 2015 - The Targa Newfoundland rally has added several new communities to its course schedule for its 14th annual event later this year.



Up for sale

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Carol Wabush Co-op in Labrador City is up for sale..

Rare earth

Updated on May 11, 2015 - If all the pieces fall into place, Labrador could play a major role in a new resource development project.



Art instructor aiming for fun with Art Arbor

Updated on May 26, 2015 - Odell Archibald’s aim is for everyone to have fun at a special arts event that’s being held for the first time this year at the Feather and Folk Nature Festival..


Ready, Steady, Wiggle

Updated on May 22, 2015 - Australian children’s entertainment superstars The Wiggles will perform at Mile One Centre this fall.

History’s bycatch

Updated on May 11, 2015 - Henry Silva plays the sinister-looking, murderous and ambitious messenger boy for a mobster in the 1963 movie “Johnny Cool.”



Small, but not insignificant

Updated on May 11, 2015 - Two is a very small number. For children, it’s one of the first numbers they’ll learn. Most people have two hands, two feet, two eyes, two parents — the list goes on. It’s relatable and pretty easy to comprehend..

The View From Here

Updated on May 07, 2015 - What’s the line used most often in the movies?

Suggestions of mortality

Updated on April 30, 2015 - We dodge death-threatening bullets every day of our lives, any one of which can kill us: disease, accident, jealous lovers.

The deal with seal

Updated on April 16, 2015 - Inside the provincial corridors of power, there must be more than the usual shaking of heads. Every few years, the provincial...



Flower planting at the library

Updated on May 07, 2015 - The children at the Springdale Public Library enjoyed a flower theme for their regular story time program on Saturday..


Volunteer recognition event

Updated on April 30, 2015 - The Red Leaf Centre helped the Town of Springdale recommend volunteers to be recognized with certificates at the Town Hall,...

Donation for free swimming

Updated on May 07, 2015 - Anaconda Mining celebrated record production and sales volume by giving back to the community, with the help of its employees and...

Enjoying the April air

Updated on April 30, 2015 - Streets in most every town are bringing at least some residents like these outside more to enjoy the not-so-cold temperatures.