Town of Springdale starting monthly newsletter
Baie Verte Mayor reigniting talks around former asbestos mine
Springdale Braves still in second place despite four-game losing streak
Green Bay Cup hockey series postponed
Baie Verte Fire Chief describes recycling depot fire response
AAA hockey profile: Cieara Chatman
Baie Verte faced with multi-million dollar sewage treatment challenge
Temporary Baie Verte recycling location expected to open in morning
Owners devastated by loss of Badger Diner
Cape Breton Post
Hopedale sisters are crafting tradition
‘Come From Away’ sells out in Winnipeg
VIDEO: Drug and alcohol abuse consumed Gander native's life
Spaniard’s Bay musician surprised, excited by Sing NL win
Offshore sites capturing growing interest of online gamblers
Editor’s Note: The following is the first in a three-part series running today, Wednesday and Thursday on the grey area of offshore online gambling. It’s being called the new crack cocaine of the gambling world, luring those already ...
ArtsNL’s grant application process moving online in April
ST. JOHN’S, NL – Grant applications for ArtsNL programs are moving entirely online starting in April. The organization’s online grant application system officially opened for pre-registration today, Jan. 2. As of April 2, all ...
Merry Christmas Art
Merry Christmas from The Nor'wester and the students of Indian River Academy in Springdale. ...
Christmas is a special time for Baie Verte woman
BAIE VERTE, NL - For Coretta Stacey, Christmas in Baie Verte is a time to celebrate with family and friends, and to remember loved ones who have passed away. Stacey grew up loving Christmas. Many of the traditions remind her of her father, the ...
The origins of Tibb’s Eve
Ever have a few alcoholic beverages to celebrate Tibb’s Eve? Many people along the province’s south coast may have, but you might not know how it originated. Although the term itself is quite old, according to Dr. Phil Hiscock of ...
ARCHIVAL MOMENTS: Tippling on Tibb’s Eve
BY LARRY DOHEY In many communities in Newfoundland– the name assigned to December 23 – has traditionally been Tibb’s Eve also known as Tipp’s Eve and more recently Tipsy Eve. It is the first official day of the Christmas ...
Arts and culture centres to get upgrades
You might say Christmas came a few days early for Karl Simmons and his team. Simmons, technical director of the St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre, says upgrades to the lighting and projection technology were long overdue. On Thursday, he ...
Brazilian students in Springdale looking forward to new Christmas experience
SPRINGDALE, NL - As the Christmas season seemingly gets longer all the time, that trend seems even more peculiar to five girls visiting Springdale from Brazil. Forget the fact it is cold - which the five exchange students at Indian River High ...
Andy Barker and the Christmas tree hunt on Chipper Road
A deadline submission means that all the while I am writing this column our Christmas tree is still standing in the woods somewhere up Chipper Road; waiting patiently for our arrival. For the unfamiliar, Chipper Road is on the south side of the ...
Three dozen Christmas dinners made possible by Grand Falls-Windsor family
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NL — Many families teach their children about the true meaning of Christmas – whatever it may mean to them. Chris and Danielle Tibbs found a way to bring their meaning of Christmas to the forefront, and it’s ...