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'I have confidence in Stan Marshall': Dwight Ball stands by his man

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:24:28 EST


Dwight Ball says he believes Stan Marshall is the right man for the top job at Nalcor Energy, despite criticism from former premier Danny Williams.

Ryan Snoddon: Strong gusts will define this weekend's storm

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 15:35:26 EDT


CBC Meteorologist Ryan Snoddon is tracking a winter storm that's set to bear down on the Avalon Peninsula on Friday night.

No appeal of Raymond Stacey's murder acquittal

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:59:18 EST


'I'm pissed off," says Trent Comerford, who says his brother didn't stab himself 11 times.

Contest alert! How are you spending the big storm?

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:43:40 EST


Eating storm chips, movie marathon, board game death match...There are all kinds of ways to spend a stormy Saturday. But what’s your way?

Former Eastern Health employee charged for snooping on patient files

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:04:19 EST


A former employee of Eastern Health has been charged for improperly accessing the personal health information of a number of patients, following an investigation by the province's privacy commissioner.

Labrador couple says contractor destroyed their dream home, cost them thousands

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:30:13 EST


A Labrador couple says they are out thousands of dollars after a St. John's contractor destroyed their house and walked away.

Students stay home, as suspended bus company says it was 'railroaded'

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:22:09 EST


Jim Kelloway says the school board unnecessarily suspended his company's contract, while students who rely on his buses are stuck at home.

Long-term care home construction in Corner Brook by fall 2017: premier

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:58:03 EST


Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball announced Friday that government has called for proposals to build a 120-bed long-term care home.

Fentanyl on Burin Peninsula, RCMP warn of death risk

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:18:07 EST


Police on the Burin Peninsula are warning people about a "growing concern" after reports of fentanyl in the region.

Calm before the storm: Get ready for snowy, windy weekend on the Avalon

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:54:21 EST


A blizzard warning is in effect Friday for the Avalon Peninsula, across to the Clarenville and Bonavista regions.

'Not the norm': Pharmacy group reacts to claim some drug users denied clean needles

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:13:44 EST


The province's pharmacists' association says it supports giving drug addicts access to clean needles.

Harlem Globetrotters coming to Mile One Centre in May

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:26:04 EST


Tickets for the Globetrotters go on sale Jan. 27 at noon.

Resident wakes up to someone in home, man arrested

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:21:50 EST


Police in Labrador were called to a break-in in progress in Happy Valley-Goose Bay early Friday morning.

Watching the inauguration in the divided states of America

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:36:00 EST


On the streets of Washington, D.C., tourists crane their necks for a glimpse of Donald Trump — although the spirit seems subdued, writes Adam Walsh.

SUV hits pole in St. John's, knocks down power lines on Torbay Road

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:32:16 EST


A busy section of Torbay Road in St. John's was closed for about 45 minutes Thursday night, after an SUV hit a utility pole.