Davies Brook Bridge safety issues addressed at Springdale council meeting
Sheilah Mackinnon Drover celebrates Newfoundland’s maritime past in new book
New volunteers invigorate Baie Verte recreation
Parents in Baie Verte upset over pending implementation of 1.6-kilometre busing policy
Springdale school's GSA named Grand Marshals of 2018 Pride Parade in St. ...
Burlington man contends his comments against LGBTQ presentation were not homophobic
Middle Arm school parents keep children from attending LGBTQ presentation
Dorset Collegiate are back-to-back provincial badminton champions
Springdale receives Active Communities Award from Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador
Stepping out of my comfort zone and onto the stage in Dance Studio West's year-end show
GRENFELL MATTERS: Campus Enforcement and Patrol — to serve and protect
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: It is (over) written
NICHOLAS MERCER: Corner Brook man donates his hockey card collection to C.C. Loughlin
NICHOLAS MERCER: Cellular phones, payphones and social status
Russell Wangersky: Consider the source
What do you do when your best source of information is also part of the story? I’ll explain. Realtors are where the rubber hits the road in the housing market. When the federal government brought in a stress test for ...
STEVE BARTLETT: Get your kids to power down their devices and turn The Corner
I miss The Corner at the intersection of Carmen and Notre Dame. My parents had a white fence there, along the western side of our yard. At times, the top rung of the fence would buckle with the weight of 30 kids. At times, the laughter from ...
Gary Shaw: It won’t be long now
We have had a long and snow filled winter. The black bears of Labrador are perhaps the smartest Labradorians of all. They dig into a hole or under a big old stump from a deadfall tree, make themselves comfortable, and set up housekeeping for a long ...
Nicholas Mercer: Jia Da Ma is the biggest Lyoto Machida fan you might not know
Brazilian mixed martial artist Lyoto Machida had just gone five grueling rounds with American Eryk Anders in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s February event in Belém in northeast Brazil. For 25 minutes, the two fighters traded ...
Russell Wangersky: Season of hope
I’m hiding the seed potatoes in the holes I’ve dug in the new meadow garden, backfilling and covering the tubers with a mix of dark soil and café-au-lait clay. They’re Kennebecs, developed at a Maine agricultural station, ...
DAVE WHITE: Under review: Six-legged pony and loving birdsong
A quaint quarterly newsletter circulates in our town, a paper pony which has grown legs through its three decades providing municipal updates and public notices to McIvers (pop. 538). A folded 8x11-inch sheet of office paper printed on both sides ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Chelsea Hiscock readies for Make Music Happen conference
There was a time when stepping onto a stage would be a whirlwind for Chelsea Hiscock. The 17-year-old from Deer Lake would step to the microphone, hastily start strumming her guitar, belt out a few chords and depart the stage quickly as she got on ...
GRENFELL MATTERS: Finding your career path
Finding your career path Over the years as a member of the Historical Studies unit at Grenfell Campus, I have had the opportunity and good luck to teach many fine students that have made their way through our program. Often, the question about ...
Russell Wangersky: The politics of marketing
Friday was a historic day for the English language. Or for the brown king crab — no, sorry, for the golden king crab. (I’ll explain.) On Friday, May 4, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally, grudgingly, ...
HEATHER HUYBREGTS: A good ol' fashioned, family road trip
Spring. It's that magical time of year when friends and coworkers are generously broadcasting every sun-kissed moment of their tropical getaways on social media. And you? You sit in a windowless, fluorescent-lit room praying the forecast of ...